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

Resolution Number Title Committeesort descending Topic
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-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-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-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-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-A121 Amend Canon IV.2 Remove Definition of Procedural Officer 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons
2018-D091 Ending the Silence 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Discipline
2018-A181 Liability Insurance for Clergy 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Clergy Benefits, 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-A109 Create Task Force on Sexual Harassment 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Sexual Misconduct
2018-A125 Amend Canon IV.2 and IV.13 pertaining to Declining to Advance Proceedings 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A184 Amend Title III.8.5(h) 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons
2018-A110 Amendments to Title IV - Creating a Single Court of Review 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-A127 Amend Canon IV.17.3 - Membership on Disciplinary Board for Bishops 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-A048 Establish Committee to Oversee Creation of Training Materials 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Continuing Education, Sexual Misconduct
2018-A128 Amend Canon IV.2 - Composition of a Conference Panel 03 - Safeguarding and Title IV Canons, Discipline
2018-D067 Bias-Free and Expansive Language for God and Humanity 04 - Governance and Structure Inclusive Language
2018-A001 Site of 81st General Convention (2024) 04 - Governance and Structure General Convention
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-A220 Translations and Interpretations 04 - Governance and Structure Language Translation
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
2018-D086 Inclusive Practices for Diverse Representation 04 - Governance and Structure Diversity
2018-A072 Provincial Geographic Boundaries 04 - Governance and Structure Provinces, Structure
2018-A088 Proposed Guidelines for Amending Church Records 04 - Governance and Structure Gender Identity
2018-A104 Amend Title I.1.1(b) 04 - Governance and Structure Appointments/Elections, Canons, General Convention
2018-A179 Amend Canon I.1.2(o) - Creating Task Forces 04 - Governance and Structure Interim Bodies, Structure
2018-A073 Mandates to Provinces 04 - Governance and Structure Provinces
2018-A105 Amend Canon I.8.2 - Provide Background Checks for Nominees 04 - Governance and Structure Canons, Church Pension Fund
2018-A180 Amend Article V, Section 1 - Admission of a Diocese - First Reading 04 - Governance and Structure Constitution, Constitution--First Reading, New Dioceses