General Conference 2008 Legislation Tracking

Petition 81433<< Back

Retirement of Bishops (81433-SU-¶409.1a-$)
Petition Status:Calendar Item
Petition Text:Submitted TextADCA p. 1542
References:Book of Discipline: ¶409
Financial Implications:Yes
Submitted by:
Task Force to Study the Episcopacy
Carolyn Briscoe
Washington, DC, USA

Calendar Item Status<< Back

Retirement of Bishops (SU2-¶409.1a-A$)
Calendar Item Status:Committee Voted (Printed in DCA p. 2051)
Calendar Item No:184
Petitions on Calendar:81433
Consent Calendar:Not assigned to a Consent Calendar.
Committee Motion:Recommendation to Adopt
Committee Vote:
For: 49Against: 4Not Voting: 12
Vote Date and Time:4/26/2008 3:00 PM
Legislative Committee Report:
The Petition is Adopted As Submitted.

Plenary Action Status<< Back

Last Vote Action:Vote on Main Motion
This motion was Adopted, with 2 votes for and 1 vote against.
Plenary Motions:
4/28/2008 10:22 PM
Amend the Main Motion ADOPTED 2-1
The provisions of Paragraph 409.2C are suspended until January 1, 2009.  This legislation shall take effect immediately upon adjournment of the 2008 General Conference.
(Ammendment to submitted text)
4/28/2008 10:22 PM
Vote on Main Motion ADOPTED 2-1
Adopted by show of hands.