Resolution Number: A030

Subject: The Constitution - Information Resources Committee

Moved By: Judy Darling from the Diocese of Ottawa

Seconded By: Rob Towler from the Diocese of Huron

Note: The mover and the seconder must be members of the General Synod and be present in the House when the resolution is before the synod for debate.


That section 39 of the Constitution of the General Synod be amended

1. by deleting section 39 a) vi) and substituting the following:

vi) Communications and Information Resources Committee.

2. by deleting section 39 f) and substituting the following:

f) The Communications and Information Resources Committee shall consist of fourteen members:

i) 10 of the members shall be elected by the General Synod

ii) at least 6 of the members elected by the General Synod shall be members of the General Synod, of whom at least one shall be a member of the Council of the General Synod

ii) 4 members shall be appointed by the Primate who, in making the appointments, shall consider expertise in aspects of the Committee’s work

iv) at least 2 of the members must be members of the Anglican Journal Board.

EXPLANATORY NOTE/BACKGROUND INFORMATION: The proposed amendments would change the name of the Committee, reduce the membership of the Committee from 17 to 14, and ensure an overlap with the Anglican Journal Board.


Source: Information Resources Committee
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