February 2015 Group of Sessions

Tuesday 10 February - Thursday 12 February

Business Done

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- GS 1973

Tuesday 10 February

GS 1974 - Report by the Business Committee [item 4]

GS 1975 - General Synod Elections 2015 [item 5]

GS Misc 1100 - Report on Immersion Experience in India [item 7]

GS 1902D - Amending Canon No.32 [item 500]

GS 1935A - Draft Naming of Dioceses Measure and GS 1935Y - Report by the Revision Committee

GS 1964B - Draft Amending Canon No.35 and GS 1964C - Her Majesty's Royal Assent and Licence [item 501-2]

GS 1976 - A programme for reform and renewal. A note from the Archbishops

GS 1977 - Discipleship

GS 1978 - Resourcing the Future Task Group Report

GS 1979 - Resourcing Ministerial Education Task Group Report

GS 1980 - Simplification Task Group Report

GS 1981 - Church Commissioners' and Inter-Generational Equity

GS 1982 - Discerning and Nurturing Senior Leaders

Wednesday 11 February

GS 1977 - 1981 (see above)

Thursday 12 February

GS 1952A - Draft Safeguarding and Clergy Discipline Measure and GS 1953A - Draft Amending Canon No.34 and GS 1952-3Y - Report by the Revision Committee [item 503]

GS 1983 - Petition to change the names of the Suffragan Sees of Knaresborough and Pontefract

GS 1984 - 50th Report of the Standing Orders Committee [item 14]

GS 1972A & GS 1972B - Private Members' Motions on Canon B 38

GS 1958A - Alternative Baptism Texts and GS 1958Y - Report of the Revision Committee [item 600]

GS 1985 - Mission and Growth in Rural Multi-Parish Benefices and GS Misc 1092 - Released for Mission [item 16]


GS 1928A & GS 1928C - Nature and Structure of the Church of England

GS 1986 - The Church: Towards a Common Vision


GS Misc 1093 - Update on Electronic Voting
GS Misc 1094 - Optimising the role of the NCIs
GS Misc 1095 - Dioceses Commission Annual Report
GS Misc 1096 - Clergy Stipend Report
GS Misc 1097 - Archbishop's Council - Review of Consitutions
GS Misc 1098 - The Church of England's National Work on Education
GS Misc 1099 - Report on the Archbishops' Council Activities
GS Misc 1101 - The Church of England's National Ecumenical Relations
GS Misc 1102 - House of Bishops Summary of Decisions

Prayer Card
Group work - Developing Discipleship

1st Notice Paper
2nd Notice Paper
3rd Notice Paper
4th Notice Paper
5th Notice Paper
6th Notice Paper
7th Notice Paper
8th Notice Paper
9th Notice Paper
10th Notice Paper

1st Order Paper
2nd Order Paper
3rd Order Paper

Chairs of Debates
Questions Paper

Task Groups - Terms of Reference and Membership