This page contains links to previous legislation and documents relating to resolutions submitted to the General Convention meeting in Austin, July 5th-13th, 2018.  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. Once the Convention is underway, the Archives Legislative Research office will be located within the General Convention Secretariat. The chair of any Legislative Committee may request the posting of supplementary documents provided they are related and historical in nature.

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Legislative Research on Proposed Legislation

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

Resolution Number Title Committeesort descending Topic
2018-A116 Amend Canon I.1.2(n) regarding Title IV Training 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Continuing Education, Discipline
2018-A132 Amend Canon IV.14 Notice of Accords 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A117 Amend Canon IV.6.9 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A133 Amend Canon IV.6 -Timing of Reference Panel Meetings 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-D020 Understanding the Truth of Sexual Harrassment and Assault in The Episcopal Church 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Structure
2018-D033 Amend Canons IV.2 and IV.6 - Churchwide Intake Officer 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons
2018-D082 Create Task Force on Title IV Revisions 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Stewardship
2018-A118 Amend Canon IV.13 and Canon IV.14.7 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A134 Amend Canon IV.12.3 - Conference Panel Process 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-D034 Amend Canon IV.19.4 - Suspending Statute of Limitations 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons
2018-A119 Amend Canon IV.15 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A135 Examine Cultural Homogeneity of the Canons 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Diversity
2018-C061 Encouraging the Use of the Code on Conduct for the Protection of Children 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Justice, Youth
2018-D075 Amending Title IV to Prevent Retaliation 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-D064 Amend Canon IV.14.12(a) and IV.14.12(b) 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A120 Amend IV.19.30 to Create Discipline Database, Amend III.12.7(c) and IV.13.11 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Archives, Canons, Discipline
2018-D076 Amend Canon IV.6, add Section 4 to Provide Whistleblower Protection 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-D079 Clarify Orders and Sentences in Title III, Title IV, and Title V 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A121 Amend Canon IV.2 Remove Definition of Procedural Officer 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons
2018-A181 Liability Insurance for Clergy 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Clergy Benefits, Discipline
2018-D091 Ending the Silence 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Discipline
2018-A123 Amend Canon IV.3.1 - Addressing Misrepresentation in Ordination Process and Clarify Sexual Misconduct 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Ordination Process
2018-A182 Discipline of Priests and Deacons at the Provincial or Church Wide Level 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Dioceses, Discipline
2018-A108 Amend Canon III.6.5(g) Addressing Harassment and Sexual Misconduct 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Sexual Misconduct
2018-A124 Amend Canon IV.2 Terminology of Sexual Misconduct 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Sexual Misconduct
2018-A183 Amend Article IX - First Reading 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Constitution, Constitution--First Reading
2018-A077 Amend Canon I.7.1(a) 04 - Governance and Structure Canons, Provinces
2018-D070 Amend Canon I.2.(n) 04 - Governance and Structure Canons, Constitution, Structure
2018-A078 Amend Canon I.9.2-13 04 - Governance and Structure Canons, Provinces
2018-D042 Amend Canon I.4.1 04 - Governance and Structure Canons
2018-A226 Site of 81st General Convention (2024) 04 - Governance and Structure General Convention
2018-A079 Amend Canon I.11.3(c) 04 - Governance and Structure Canons, Missionary Dioceses, Provinces
2018-A111 Amend Article V of the Constitution 04 - Governance and Structure Constitution, New Dioceses
2018-B030 Review of Nominations for Trustees of The Church Pension Fund 04 - Governance and Structure Church Pension Fund
2018-A237 Investigation of Pension Parity Resolution 04 - Governance and Structure Justice
2018-A001 Site of 81st General Convention (2024) 04 - Governance and Structure General Convention
2018-D067 Bias-Free and Expansive Language for God and Humanity 04 - Governance and Structure Inclusive Language
2018-A034 Supporting General Convention Children's Program 04 - Governance and Structure Youth
2018-A114 Amend I.10 Regarding the Union of Dioceses 04 - Governance and Structure Canons, New Dioceses
2018-C056 Create a Task Force on Full Inclusion 04 - Governance and Structure General Convention, Structure
2018-A083 Implementation of The Way Forward - Establishing an Effective and Efficient 21st Century Seminary 04 - Governance and Structure Seminaries, Structure
2018-A099 Amend Canon I.1(b) - Call Meeting of House of Deputies 04 - Governance and Structure General Convention, House of Deputies
2018-A100 Clarify Secretary of Convention versus Secretary of House of Deputies 04 - Governance and Structure Canons, Rules of Order (Jt.), Structure
2018-A101 Amend Canon I.4.1(d) Related to DFMS By-laws 04 - Governance and Structure Canons, Executive Council
2018-A038 Affirm Inter-Anglican Secretariat 04 - Governance and Structure Anglican Communion
2018-A102 Create a Task Force on Budget Process 04 - Governance and Structure Budget
2018-A177 Amend Article I.1 - Second Reading 04 - Governance and Structure Constitution, Constitution--Second Reading, General Convention
2018-A103 Amend Joint Rules, Section VII 04 - Governance and Structure Rules of Order (Jt.)
2018-C045 Amend Article I Section 4 - First Reading 04 - Governance and Structure Constitution, Constitution--First Reading, Youth
2018-D022 Reinstate Women's Desk 04 - Governance and Structure Women