This page contains links to previous legislation and documents relating to resolutions submitted to the General Convention meeting in Baltimore, July 7th-14th, 2022.  For additional research on previous actions or topics considered by General Convention, please contact the Archives using the Research Request Form. Be sure to identify yourself as a Legislative Committee member in order to receive a priority response. The chair of any Legislative Committee may request the posting of supplementary documents provided they are related and historical in nature.

Legislative Committee Secretary Documents

 

Legislative Research on Proposed Legislation

Note: This page is updated frequently as resolutions are assigned to committees.

Resolution Number Title Committeesort descending Topic
2022-A129 Resolution for a Forensic Audit of the Funds of the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society 04 - Governance and Structure Racism, Reconciliation
2022-D067 Addressing the Loss of Civil Rights 04 - Governance and Structure Civil Rights
2022-D089 Equitable Access to General Convention for Non-Domestic Diocese Deputies 04 - Governance and Structure House of Deputies
2022-D092 Concerning the Exclusion of Same-Sex Spouses of Bishops from Lambeth Conference 2022 04 - Governance and Structure Anglican Communion, Homosexuality
2022-A016 Adopt, Study, and Promote Guiding Principles for World Mission & Initiate Global Mission Advocate Program 05 - World Mission World Mission
2022-A017 Assessment of Past Colonialism in the Church’s World Mission Ministries 05 - World Mission World Mission
2022-A018 Teaching World Mission and Theological Education Beyond the United States 05 - World Mission Seminaries, World Mission
2022-A028 Join, Participate, and Fund The Global Episcopal Mission Network 05 - World Mission World Mission
2022-A022 Commend the Work of Episcopal Migration Ministries 05 - World Mission Refugees
2022-C001 Regarding Anti-Semitism and Palestinian Christians 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Discrimination, Racism
2022-C040 On Confronting Christian Zionism 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Middle East
2022-C013 Freedom of Speech and the Right to Boycott 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Human Rights, Middle East
2022-C025 Recognition of Apartheid in Israel/Palestine 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Human Rights, Middle East
2022-C012 Confronting Christian Zionism 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Middle East
2022-C031 Confronting Apartheid 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Human Rights, Middle East, Peace
2022-C039 Justice and Peace in the Holy Land – Our Call to Action 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Human Rights, Middle East
2022-C041 On Defending the Right to Boycott 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Human Rights, Middle East
2022-A021 Support for the United Nations 07 - Social Justice and International Policy International Relations
2022-C042 On Opposing Israel’s Apartheid 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Human Rights, Middle East
2022-B008 A Call for the Cessation of Conflict in Ukraine 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Warfare
2022-D045 On Supporting LGBTIQ+ Refugees and Aslyum Seekers 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Homosexuality, Human Rights, Immigration
2022-D049 Recognizing the Need for Adequate Surrogacy Protections 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Family
2022-D060 Support for LGBTQ Persons Facing Additional Discrimination During COVID-19 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Discrimination, Homosexuality
2022-B002 Let there be Sight! - Proposal for Episcopal Church Assistance in Yemen and Funding for an Ophthalmologist Medical Director at the Ras Morbat Eye Clinic in Aden 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Middle East
2022-A027 Support of the World Health Organization 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Health
2022-D032 Condemning Patriarch Kirill of Moscow for Promoting War in Ukraine 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Warfare
2022-D022 Respecting the Human Rights of Religious and Ethnic Minorities in China 07 - Social Justice and International Policy Human Rights, Religious Freedom
2022-D023 Support for Care Workers 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Health
2022-D008 Resolution to Address the Issue of Mass Incarceration 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Prisons, Racism
2022-B007 Investment in Community Violence Intervention to Prevent Gun Violence 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Gun Control
2022-D009 Resolution to Address the Issue of Private Prisons 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Prisons
2022-C054 Address the issue of Voter Suppression 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Civil Rights
2022-C056 Resolution to Promote Equity and to Reduce Differences in Health Outcomes 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Health, Health Care
2022-D024 Conditioning U.S. Military Assistance on Human Rights 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Human Rights
2022-C073 Opposition to Detention and Surveillance of Immigrants and Asylum-Seekers 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Immigration
2022-D031 Opposition to Detention and Surveillance of Immigrants and Asylum-Seekers 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Immigration
2022-D043 Abolish or Modernize the Electoral Count Act of 1887 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Civil Rights
2022-D013 A Resolution to Establish “Lift Every Voice and Sing” as The National Hymn 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy National Concerns
2022-D046 Supporting Child Welfare Systems and Foster Care 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Children, Family
2022-D048 Supporting Public Investment in Post-High School Education and Training 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Education
2022-D015 A Resolution to Adopt the Emmett Till Antilynching Act 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Racism
2022-D054 Review of General Convention Locations to Conform to the Church's Position on Women's Reproductive Rights 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Abortion, General Convention, Health Care, Women
2022-D066 Addressing Restrictions on Access to Gender Affirming Care 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Gender Identity, Health Care
2022-D063 Support for Truth to Confront Misinformation and Violence 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Civil Rights, Communications, Education, Racism
2022-D002 A Resolution to Promote Equity and to Reduce Differences in Health Outcomes 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Health, Health Care
2022-D070 Addressing Inequities in the Quality of Life of Native Peoples 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Health Care, Native Americans and Ministry, Poverty, Racism
2022-C027 Endorse “Back from the Brink: A Call to Prevent Nuclear War” 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Warfare
2022-D076 Addressing the Ongoing Harm of Crisis Pregnancy Centers 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Abortion, Health Care, Women
2022-D082 Addressing the High Rates of Missing and Murdered Indigenous and All Women and Girls of Color 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Racism, Violence, Women
2022-D020 Addressing Implications of the Digital Age 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Social Action, Technology