General Conference 2008 Legislation Tracking

Petition 81078<< Back

Accountability (81078-C1-NonDis)
Petition Status:Calendar Item
Petition Text:Submitted TextADCA p. 199
Committee:Church and Society 1
Financial Implications:No
Submitted by:
Bill Howie
Waxhaw, NC, USA

Calendar Item Status<< Back

Accountability (C1103-NonDis-N)
Calendar Item Status:Committee Voted (Printed in DCA p. 2159, 2265, 2274, 2276)
Calendar Item No:500
Petitions on Calendar:81078
Consent Calendar:Not assigned to a Consent Calendar.
Committee Motion:Recommendation to Reject
Committee Vote:
For: 36Against: 9Not Voting: 0
Vote Date and Time:4/27/2008 5:42 PM
Legislative Committee Minority Report: WHEREAS, the Superior Court of the District of Columbia has issued a Summary Judgment against the General Board of Church and Society (GBCS), which ruled that the Building Trust language is not as GBCS has interpreted over the past 40 years, and
WHEREAS, the court will rule on the remainder of the GBCS case shortly after the completion of General Conference, which could result in the Church operating in further conflict with the Trust Agreement, and
WHEREAS, the General Council on Finance and Administration (GCFA) is authorized (ΒΆ807.

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Last Vote Action:Postpone Indefinitely
This motion was Adopted, with 703 votes for and 150 votes against.
Plenary Motions:
4/29/2008 10:47 PM
Postpone Indefinitely ADOPTED 703-150