Resolutions to Convention
Convention rules require resolutions to be submitted to the Committee on Dispatch of Business 30 days prior to convention or else receive the consent of two-thirds of the members of Convention to be moved from the floor.
Resolutions must be received by October 4, 2016.Convention 2016 Resolution Form
Resolutions to the 179th Annual Convention
|R1||Approval of Trustees for The Episcopal School of Baton Rouge||To authorize the Executive Board of the Diocese to elect the persons nominated by the Bishop of the Diocese to serve on the Board of Trustees for The Episcopal School of Baton Rouge beginning in the school year 2017-18.||Resolutions Committee||Passed|
|R2||Approval of Trustees for St. Martin’s Episcopal School||To authorize the Executive Board of the Diocese to elect the persons nominated by the Bishop of the Diocese to serve on the Board of Trustees for St. Martin’s Episcopal School beginning in the school year 2017-18.||Resolutions Committee||Passed|
|R3||Ecumenical Sunday and Week of Prayer for Christian Unity||Observance of Ecumenical Sunday, January 22, 2017 and the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, January 18-25, 2017.||Resolutions Committee||Passed|
|As submitted by Constitution & Canons:R4 Original as submitted: R4||Create a Study Commission to consider Canon 22||To create a study commission to consider Canon 22 with regard to support of the Episcopacy, its mission and ministry and the mission and ministry of Ecclesiastical Units within the Diocese.||Constitution & Canons Committee||Original R4: Withdrawn As submitted by Constitution & Canons Committee: Passed|