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The Petition is amended as follows:
Title: and Nonviolence
Delete first sentence: Be it resolved ... cabinet level department.
Amend Resolution 272 title to: Support for Development of  Establish U.S. Department of Peace
Final sentence: Therefore, be it resolved, that the United Methodist Church supports the development of a Department of Peace.  that the 2008 General Conference endorse the establishment of a U.S. Department of Peace as a cabinet level department.
The committee recommends to adopt the above.