General Conference 2008 Legislation Tracking

Petition 80812<< Back

Worldwide Nature UMC #5 (80812-CO-¶28-C)
Petition Status:Calendar Item
Petition Text:Submitted TextADCA p. 442
References:Book of Discipline: ¶28
Financial Implications:No
Submitted by:
Council of Bishops (General Agency)
Scott J. Jones
Washington, DC, USA
Connectional Table (General Agency)
Scott J. Jones
Washington, DC, USA

Calendar Item Status<< Back

Worldwide Nature UMC #5 (CO50-¶28-A)
Calendar Item Status:Committee Voted (Printed in DCA p. 2176)
Calendar Item No:760
Petitions on Calendar:80812
Consent Calendar:Not assigned to a Consent Calendar.
Committee Motion:Recommendation to Adopt
Committee Vote:
For: 58Against: 5Not Voting: 5
Vote Date and Time:4/27/2008 3:17 PM
Legislative Committee Report: The Petition stands as submitted.

Plenary Action Status<< Back

Last Vote Action:Vote on Main Motion
This motion was Adopted, with 649 votes for and 195 votes against.
Plenary Motions:
5/1/2008 3:28 PM
Amend the Main Motion ADOPTED 456-393
Petition Number 80812 in ADCA Page 442, under section V.
First Line
Substitute "shall" with "may"
5/1/2008 3:51 PM
Amend the Main Motion REJECTED 269-588
Change Petition 80812 -
Second line after the word church
reinstate - "for the churches outside the United States of America"
5/1/2008 3:55 PM
Reconsider REJECTED 402-456
Reconsider earlier vote of "shall" to "may"
5/1/2008 4:26 PM
Vote on Main Motion ADOPTED 501-312
5/1/2008 9:00 PM
Reconsider ADOPTED 518-321
5/1/2008 9:07 PM
Divide the Question REJECTED 313-532
5/1/2008 9:15 PM
Vote on Main Motion ADOPTED 649-195
As amended today