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.

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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
2022-A012 Commons for Local Calendar Commemorations 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-A058 Resolution on Official Liturgical Website for The Episcopal Church 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Book of Common Prayer, Technology
2022-C028 All Are Welcome at the Table 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Eucharist
2022-C038 Inclusion of Juneteenth 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-C069 Including Bp. Barbara Clementine Harris on the Calendar of the Church Year 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-A060 Endorse Guidelines for Expansive and Inclusive Language 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Inclusive Language
2022-C010 Amending Biographical Information for the Feast of Peter Williams Cassey and Annie Besant Cassey 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-C007 Designate March 10 as the Date to Commemorate Harriet Ross Tubman 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-C045 Resolution Regarding Commemorating Bishop Barbara Clementine Harris in the Church Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-D010 Resolution Regarding Inclusion of a Hymn in Honor of Dr. Artemisia Bowden 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Liturgy
2022-D058 Trial Use of Alternate Liturgy for Good Friday with Revised Passion Gospel 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Liturgy
2022-C022 Enter Barbara Clementine Harris into the Church Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-C043 To Include the Name Bishop Barbara Clementine Harris in the Lesser Feasts & Fasts Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-D061 Authorize Rite I in Contemporary Language for Trial Use 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Liturgy
2022-C023 On Commemorating the Rt. Rev. Barbara Harris 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-D011 Resolution to Direct the Removal of the Name of The Rev. William Porcher DuBose from the Lesser Feasts and Fasts Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-D025 Lili'uokalani, by the Grace of God, Queen of the Hawaiian Islands 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar, Lesser Feasts/Fasts
2022-D062 Affirm Flexibility of Idiom for Authorized Liturgies 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Book of Common Prayer, Liturgy
2022-C024 On Commemorating the Rt. Rev. Barbara Clementine Harris 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-A015 Authorize Holy Eucharist, Rite II, Prayer C (Expansive Language) for Trial Use 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Book of Common Prayer, Language Translation
2022-C014 On Addressing the Anti-Semitic Impact of Lectionary Readings for Holy Week 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Liturgy, Racism
2022-D012 Resolution to Include the Name Bishop Barbara Clementine Harris in the Lesser Feasts & Fasts Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-C032 Designating the Third or Fourth Sunday in Advent as a Day to Offer God Thanks for the Abolition of Slavery and to Ask God’s Help in Assuring Always that Black Lives Matter 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Racism, Reconciliation
2022-D065 Adding Matthew Shepard to the Sanctoral Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-C026 Resolution to Enter Barbara Clementine Harris, Bishop, to the Calendar of the Church Year 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-C049 Establishing Annual Commemoration for Father Fred Yerkes, Priest and Missionary, January 30 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-D071 Refer the NET (2019) Translation of the Bible to the Standing Commission on Liturgy and Music for Review 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Bible
2022-A014 Additions to the Book of Common Prayer Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-C029 A Resolution to Include the name Bishop Barbara Clementine Harris in the Lesser Feasts & Fasts Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-C050 A Resolution to 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-D028 Addition of Laurence Whipp to Lesser Feasts and Fasts 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar, Lesser Feasts/Fasts
2022-A144 Add Updated Editions of NRSV and New Jerusalem Bible to Canon II.2 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Bible, Canons, Liturgy
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
2022-A011 Develop Local Commemorations 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-C018 Trial use of the “Expanded Revised Common Lectionary Daily Readings” 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Liturgy
2022-B009 Liturgy in Response to Mass Shootings 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Liturgy, Violence
2022-B011 Amend Article X of the Constitution of The Episcopal Church (First Reading) 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Book of Common Prayer, Constitution--First Reading
2022-C019 Petition to the 80th General Convention to add John R. Lewis to the Episcopal Church Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-D017 A Resolution Regarding Inclusion of Juneteenth in Lesser Feasts & Fasts Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-A126 A Resolution Supporting a Comprehensive Review of the Book Of Common Prayer, The Hymnal 1982, and Other Approved Liturgical Material 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Book of Common Prayer, Liturgy
2022-C052 Inclusion Of June 19th, "Juneteenth" In The Church's Liturgical Calendar In Recognition Of The End Of Slavery In The United States 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-A007 Authorize Lesser Feasts and Fasts 2018 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar, Lesser Feasts/Fasts, Liturgy
2022-C020 Petition to the 80th General Convention to add Howard W. Thurman to the Episcopal Church Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-C053 Withdrawl Of The Name Th Rev. William Porcher Dubose From The Lesser Feats And Fasts Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-A008 Additional Calendar Commemorations 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar, Lesser Feasts/Fasts
2022-C055 A Resolution to Include the Name Bishop Barbara Clementine Harris in the Lesser Feasts & Fasts Calendar 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar
2022-A005 Translations of Enriching Our Worship and the Book of Occasional Services into Spanish, French, and Haitian Kreyol 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Book of Occasional Services, Language Translation, Liturgy
2022-A009 Revision of Existing Calendar Commemorations 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Church Calendar, Lesser Feasts/Fasts