GS 1986 art 6


Time Schedule and Procedures

Synod adopts the following arrangements:

  • a.     The final date for incoming material for synod is set for Wednesday, April 16, 1986. at 12:00 p.m .
  • b.     The time schedule will be:
  • Monday –   Friday
    • 9:00 a.m. –  12:00 p.m.
    • 2:00 p.m. –    5:00 p.m.
    • 7:00 p.m. –   9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday
    • 9:00 a.m. –   12:30 p.m.
  • c.     Synod shall begin and close each day with prayer and thanksgiving in plenary session. d. Press Release will not be published until after synod has been closed.
  • e.     Advisory committees shall provide each member with a copy of their report, plus three copies for the first clerk, before it is dealt with in plenary sessions.
  • f.     Copies of documents are available only to members of synod.
  • g.     Synod will not meet on Friday evening, April 18, in order to make room for a meeting of the Board of Governors .
  • h.     Synod will not meet on Saturday, April 19, to make room for a meeting of the Foun­dation for Superannuation.
  • i.      For all procedures the guidelines adopted by General Synod of Cloverdale of 1983,Acts, Art. 45, will apply.