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-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-A049 Host and conduct a second Building Beloved Community Conference by or before 2024 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-A050 Support collaborative efforts with Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) to place historical markers 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-A053 Ensure the vital role of the Episcopal HBCUs in building The Beloved Community 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Education, Reconciliation
2022-D016 Resolution Requiring Action in Response to TEC’s Racial Audit 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-A125 A Resolution Extending and Furthering the Beloved Community 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-A100 Grants for Becoming Beloved Community 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-D018 Resolution for Permanent Funding for the Deputies of Color In-Person Pre-General Convention Meeting 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Budget, Ethnic Ministries
2022-A127 Resolution for Telling the Truth about The Episcopal Church's History with Indigenous Boarding Schools 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-A128 Resolution for Healing Surrounding The Episcopal Church's History with Indigenous Boarding Schools and Other Forms of Oppression 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-D004 A Resolution for Continued Funding of The Beloved Community 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-A052 Revise the Mandate of the Executive Council Committee on Anti-Racism and Reconciliation 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-C034 Endorsing Resolutions Proposed by the Union of Black Episcopalians for Adoption by the 80th General Convention 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Justice, Racism
2022-D005 A Resolution for Funding of the Implementation of The Internalized Oppression Curriculum 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-C035 Establishment of Task Force for Training Modules on Slavery and Reparations 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation, Structure
2022-D006 Resolution Establishing Equity in The Awarding of TEC Grants 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-A101 Virtual Gatherings with Ethnic Ministries 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism
2022-C036 Funding for Beloved Community 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-A131 Resolution Regarding Language 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-A102 Virtual Gatherings with Interim Bodies and Other Ministries of the Church 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism
2022-C058 Resolution Requiring Action in Response to TEC’s Racial Audit 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-C072 Land Acknowledgment 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-D033 An Indigenous Pathway to Truthtelling and Healing 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-C046 A Resolution for Continued Funding of the Beloved Community 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-D044 Owning a Commitment to Reparations 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-D069 Land Acknowledgment and Beloved Community 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-D090 The Church’s Teaching on Racism 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Racism, Reconciliation
2022-D094 Reaffirming the Role of Ethnic Ministries 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Ethnic Ministries
2022-A140 Urge The Episcopal Church and Constituents to Designate Indigenous Peoples’ Day 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Native Americans and Ministry
2022-C017 Assessing the Church’s Response to COVID-19 10 - Congregational and Diocesan Vitality Health
2022-D091 Defining Equal Place in the Life of the Church 10 - Congregational and Diocesan Vitality Appointments/Elections, Lay Ministry
2022-A023 Direct Inclusion of Asset Mapping Question in the Parochial Report 10 - Congregational and Diocesan Vitality Parochial Reports
2022-A155 Revising the Parochial Report Finance Page 10 - Congregational and Diocesan Vitality Parochial Reports
2022-C059 Proposed Resolution for Provincial Synods/Councils 10 - Congregational and Diocesan Vitality Provinces
2022-A132 Task Force to Study Congregational Vitality Indicators 10 - Congregational and Diocesan Vitality Congregations
2022-D047 Addressing Our Models for Mission and Ministry 10 - Congregational and Diocesan Vitality Mission Strategy, Small Churches
2022-A156 Establishing a Task Force on the State of Membership in The Episcopal Church 10 - Congregational and Diocesan Vitality Membership, Structure
2022-D080 Building Community to Discern and Call Episcopal Leadership in the Episcopal Church on Navajoland 10 - Congregational and Diocesan Vitality Bishops, Native Americans and Ministry
2022-D001 Resolution for Funding of The Chaplaincies at The HBCUs 11 - Evangelism and Church Planting Budget, Education
2022-C060 Evangelism Endowment Fund 11 - Evangelism and Church Planting Evangelism
2022-D088 Development of Digital and Evangelism Resources 11 - Evangelism and Church Planting Evangelism, Technology
2022-A095 Celebrate and Support the Planting of New Episcopal Communities 11 - Evangelism and Church Planting Evangelism
2022-A096 Develop Sustainable Congregational Revitalization Ministries 11 - Evangelism and Church Planting Congregations
2022-C030 Addressing Antisemitic, Anti-Jewish, and/or Supersessionist Interpretations of our Lectionaries 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Liturgy
2022-C051 Include the Name Bishop Barbara Clementine Harris in the Lesser Feasts & Fasts Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar, Lesser Feasts/Fasts
2022-A145 Amend Constitution Article X [Book of Common Prayer Supplementary Text--Second Reading] 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Book of Common Prayer, Constitution--Second Reading, Liturgy