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Petition 90015<< Back

CoWF - One Church Plan #15 - Central Conference Implementation Time - Par. 543.17 (90015-CC-¶543.17-G)
Petition Status:Calendar Item
Petition Text:Submitted TextADCA p. 168
References:Book of Discipline: ¶543
Committee:Standing Committee on Central Conference Matters
Financial Implications:No
Submitted by:
Commission on a Way Forward (General Agency)
Thomas M. Berlin
Herndon, VA, USA

Calendar Item Status<< Back

CoWF - One Church Plan #15 - Central Conference Implementation Time - Par. 543.17 (CC6-¶543.17-A-G)
Calendar Item Status:Committee Voted (Printed in DCA p. 383)
Calendar Item No:1
Petitions on Calendar:90015
Consent Calendar:Not assigned to a Consent Calendar.
Committee Motion:Move to Adopt
Committee Vote:
For: 36Against: 1Not Voting: 0
Vote Date and Time:2/24/2019 7:02 PM
Legislative Committee Report:

The Petition is amended as follows:
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Plenary Action Status<< Back

Last Vote Action:Vote on Main Motion
This motion was Adopted, with 507 votes for and 310 votes against.
Plenary Motions:
2/26/2019 9:44 AM
Amend the Main Motion REJECTED 150-672

The Petition is amended as follows:

Strike following language from the amended petition.

Legislation passed at the 2019 called session of General Conference shall not take effect in central conferences until twelve months after the close of the 2020 General Conference in order to afford the necessary time to organize a central conference and “to make such rules and regulations for the administration of the work within their boundaries including such changes and adaptations of the General Discipline as the conditions in the respective areas may require, subject to the powers that have been or shall be vested in the General Conference” (¶ 31.5 of the Constitution), without regard to the language used in a central conference.

2/26/2019 9:51 AM
Vote on Main Motion ADOPTED 507-310