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

Resolution Number Titlesort descending Committee Topic
2018-A119 Amend Canon IV.15 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A127 Amend Canon IV.17.3 - Membership on Disciplinary Board for Bishops 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A126 Amend Canon IV.19 - Recommend Repeal of IV.19.31 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons
2018-D034 Amend Canon IV.19.4 - Suspending Statute of Limitations 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons
2018-A128 Amend Canon IV.2 - Composition of a Conference Panel 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A125 Amend Canon IV.2 and IV.13 pertaining to Declining to Advance Proceedings 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-A124 Amend Canon IV.2 Terminology of Sexual Misconduct 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Sexual Misconduct
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-A095 Amend Canon IV.4.1 02 - Constitution and Canons Canons
2018-A133 Amend Canon IV.6 -Timing of Reference Panel Meetings 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-D076 Amend Canon IV.6, add Section 4 to Provide Whistleblower Protection 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-D074 Amend Canon IV.6.4 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons
2018-A117 Amend Canon IV.6.9 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A092 Amend Canons - Reception of Clergy from Churches in Apostolic Succession 15 - Ministry Canons, Ordained Ministry
2018-D056 Amend Canons I.20 and III.10.2(a)(3) - Full Communion Relationships 19 - Ecumenical and Interreligious Relations Canons, Ecumenism
2018-C025 Amend Canons I.9.1, II.3.6(d) and III.5.1(b) 02 - Constitution and Canons Canons
2018-A148 Amend Canons III.11.1, III.11.3 and III.11.9(c) 16 - Churchwide Leadership Appointments/Elections, Canons, Security
2018-A162 Amend Canons III.11.9(c)(1) and III.9(c)(4) 16 - Churchwide Leadership Canons
2018-D025 Amend Canons III.6.5(g), III.7.5, III.8.5(b), III.9.1, III.10.1(c), III.12.1, III.12.2 15 - Ministry Canons
2018-D026 Amend Canons III.6.5(g), III.7.5, III.8.5(b), III.9.1, III.10.1(c), III.12.1, III.12.2 02 - Constitution and Canons Canons
2018-A097 Amend Canons III.7.11(a)(3) and III.12.8(a)(3) regarding Return of Clergy After Release and Removal 02 - Constitution and Canons Canons, Discipline
2018-D033 Amend Canons IV.2 and IV.6 - Churchwide Intake Officer 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons
2018-A096 Amend Canons pertaining to Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe 02 - Constitution and Canons Canons
2018-A090 Amend Canons Regarding Full Communion 02 - Constitution and Canons Canons
2018-A188 Amend HOD Rules of Order II 01 - Rules of Order/HOD Rules of Order
2018-A059 Amend HOD Rules of Order III - Additional Duties of Deputies 01 - Rules of Order/HOD Rules of Order
2018-A187 Amend HOD Rules of Order XIV 01 - Rules of Order/HOD Rules of Order
2018-A185 Amend House of Deputies Rule of Order XII.D 01 - Rules of Order/HOD Rules of Order
2018-A186 Amend House of Deputies Rule of Order XV 01 - Rules of Order/HOD Rules of Order
2018-A114 Amend I.10 Regarding the Union of Dioceses 04 - Governance and Structure Canons, New Dioceses
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-A004 Amend Joint Rule VII.18 02 - Constitution and Canons Appointments/Elections, Canons
2018-A106 Amend Joint Rules Related to a Joint Session 04 - Governance and Structure Rules of Order (Jt.)
2018-A103 Amend Joint Rules, Section VII 04 - Governance and Structure Rules of Order (Jt.)
2018-C039 Amend Parochial Report 20 - Environmental Stewardship and Care of Creation Environment, Parochial Reports
2018-A193 Amend Rules of Order XVI 01 - Rules of Order/HOD Appointments/Elections, Presiding Bishop, Rules of Order
2018-A104 Amend Title I.1.1(b) 04 - Governance and Structure Appointments/Elections, Canons, General Convention
2018-D072 Amend Title II Canon IV 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Canons, Liturgy
2018-A184 Amend Title III.8.5(h) 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons
2018-D075 Amending Title IV to Prevent Retaliation 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A110 Amendments to Title IV - Creating a Single Court of Review 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A081 An Episcopal Theology of Evangelism 11 - Evangelism and Church Planting Evangelism, Technology
2018-A054 An Offering of Prayer for the Whole Church 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Diversity, Liturgy
2018-A139 Analysis of Data from Episcopal Elections 16 - Churchwide Leadership Appointments/Elections
2018-B002 Anti-Corruption 08 - Social Justice and United States Policy Justice
2018-A015 Anti-Racism/Diversity/Bias Awareness Training for Interim Bodies 09 - Racial Justice and Reconciliation Continuing Education, Racism
2018-C005 Appoint Task Force to Study Implementation of Canon III.1 15 - Ministry Lay Ministry, Structure
2018-B023 Armenian Rite for Holy Cross Day 12 - Prayer Book, Liturgy and Music Liturgy
2018-A023 Assist Vocation Discernment Groups 14 - Christian Formation and Discipleship Ministry