General Conference 2008 Legislation Tracking

Petition 80057<< Back

Retain Language (80057-C2-¶161.C)
Petition Status:Calendar Item
Petition Text:Submitted TextADCA p. 319
References:Book of Discipline: ¶161
Committee:Church and Society 2
Financial Implications:No
Submitted by:
Western North Carolina Annual Conference (Annual Conference)
Charles D. WhiteJr.
Charlotte, NC, USA
Missouri Annual Conference (Annual Conference)
Londia Granger Wright

Calendar Item Status<< Back

Retain Language (C292-¶161.C-A)
Calendar Item Status:Committee Voted (Printed in DCA p. 2366)
Calendar Item No:1343
Petitions on Calendar:80057
Consent Calendar:Not assigned to a Consent Calendar.
Committee Motion:Recommendation to Adopt
Committee Vote:
For: 29Against: 22Not Voting: 0
Vote Date and Time:4/28/2008 6:58 PM
Legislative Committee Report: The Petition stands as submitted.
Legislative Committee Minority Report: We affirm the ways the language of ¶161C currently describes the commitment  and blessing of marriage as well as God's role in blessing such unions.

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Plenary Action Status<< Back

Last Vote Action:Vote on Main Motion
This motion was Adopted, with 603 votes for and 222 votes against.
Plenary Motions:
5/2/2008 8:07 PM
Amend the Main Motion by Substitution REJECTED 252-572
Vote on adoption of Minority Report
5/2/2008 8:11 PM
Vote on Main Motion ADOPTED 603-222