July 2017 Group of Sessions

Friday 7 - Monday 10 July 2017

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Business Done for the July 2017 group of sessions

 

Electronic Voting Results

Item 53 - Amendment to Item 9 (Leafe Amendment)

Item 501 - Legislative Reform Measure (Final Approval)

Item 503 - Statute Law (Repeals) Measure (Final Approval)

Item 505 - Pensions (Pre-consolidation) Measure (Final Approval)

Item 12 - Conversion Therapy

Item 55 - Amendment to Item 12 (Doherty Amendment)

Item 56 - Amendment to Item 12 (Harrison Amendment)

Item 57 - Amendment to Item 56 (Baron Amendment)

Item 58 - Amendment to Item 12 (Dotchin Amendment)

Item 13 - Welcoming Transgender People

Item 59 - Amendment to Item 13 (Land Amendment)

Item 17 - Cost of Applying for Citizenship

Item 507 - Amending Canon No.36 (Final Approval)

Item 509 - Amending Canon No.37 (Final Approval)   

 

Timetable

 

GS 2059 - AGENDA

 

Friday 7 July 2017

GS 2060 - Report by the Business Committe [item 3]

GS 2029B - Draft Amending Canon No.36 for final approval [item 507]

GS 2061 - Appointment to the Archbishops' Council [item 4]

GS 2062 - Annual Report of the Audit Committee [item 5]

Church Commissioners Annual Report [item 6]

Questions Notice Paper [item 7]

 

Saturday 8 July 2017

GS Misc 1158 - Proposals for the Pastoral Advisory Group on Human Sexuality and the Development of the Teaching Document [item 8]

GS 2063 - Presence and Engagement [item 9]

GS 2027B - Draft Legislative Reform Measure [itemds 500-501]

GS 2030B - Draft Statute Law (repeals) Measure [items 502-503]

GS 2032B - Draft Pension (Pre-consolidation) Measure [items 504-505]

GS 2027Z/2030Z/2032Z - Report by the Steering Committee [items 500-505]

GS 2029Z - Report by the Steering Committee [items 506-510]

GS 2064 - Draft Church of England (Miscellaneous Provisions) Measure [Legislative Business]

GS 2064x - Explanatory Memorandum [Legislative Business]

GS 2065 - Payments to the Churches Conservation Trust Order 2017 [Legislative Business]

GS 2065x - Explanatory Memorandum [Legislative Business]

GS 2066 - Legal Officers (Annual Fees) Order 2017 [Legislative Business]

GS 2067 - Eccelesiastical Judges, Legal Officers and Others (Fees) Order 2017 [Legislative Business]

GS2066/2067x - Explanatory Memorandum [Legislative Business]

GS 2068 - 52nd Report of the Standing Orders Committee

GS 2069 - National Support for Local Churches [items 10 & 11]

GS 2070A - Conversion Therapy, A note from Ms Jayne Ozanne [item 12]

GS 2070B - Conversion Therapy, A note from The Secretary General [item 12]

 

Sunday 9 July 2017

GS 2071A - Welcoming Transgender People, A note from The Revd Chris Newlands [item 13]

GS 2071B - Welcoming Transgender People, A note from The Secretary General [item 13]

GS Misc 1159 - Interim Report on the Review of the Crown Nominations Commission [item 14]

GS 2072 - Clergy Wellbeing [item 15]

GS Misc 1163 - Clergy Wellbeing, A note from The Secretary General [item 15]

GS 2073A - Schools Admissions Code, A note from The Revd Tiffer Robinson [item 16]

GS 2073B - Schools Admissions Code, A note from The Secretary General [item 16]

 

Monday 10 July 2017

GS 2074A - Cost of applying for Citizenship, A note from Mr Ben Franks [item 17]

GS 2074B - Cost of applying for Citizenship, A note from The Secretary General [item 17]

GS 2075 - The work of the General Elections Review Group [item 18]

GS Misc 1164 - Presentation by the Elections Review Group [item 19]

GS 2058 - Annual Report of the Archbishops' Council [item 20]

GS 2076 - The Archbishops' Council's Budget [items 21-28]

GS 2029C - Draft Petition for Her Majesty's Royal Assent and Licence [item 508]

GS 2029BB - Draft Amending Canon No.37 for final Approval [item 509]

GS 2029CC - Draft Petition for Her Majesty's Royal Assent and Licence [item 510]


Contingency Business

GS 2077A - Food Wastage, A note from The Revd Andrew Dotchin

GS 2077B - Food Wastage, A note from The Secretary General

 

Other Papers

GS Misc 1160 - Instructions on Electronic Voting

GS Misc 1161 - Report of the Meissen Commission

GS Misc 1162 - Code of Conduct

GS Misc 1165 - Clergy Discipline Commission

GS Misc 1166 - Signature of PMMs

GS Misc 1167 - Members of Councils, Boards and Committees

GS Misc 1168 - Summary of Decisions from the House of Bishops

GS Misc 1169 - Update on the Archbishops' Council Activities

GS Misc 1170 - Resourcing Ministerial Education

A(17)2 - Recent Appointments

 

Notice and Order Papers

Notice Paper 1

Notice Paper 2

Notice Paper 3

Notice Paper 4

Notice Paper 5

Notice Paper 6

Notice Paper 7

Notice Paper 8

Notice Paper 9

Notice Paper 10

Notice Paper 11

 

Order Paper I

Order Paper II

Order Paper III

Order Paper IV

Order Paper V

 

Chairs of debates

 

House of Clergy

Convocation of Canterbury Agenda (if an Article 7 reference is required)

Convocation of York Agenda (if an Article 7 reference is required)

 

House of Laity

HL(17)A1 - House of Laity Agenda [Saturday evening]

HL(17)A2- House of Laity Agenda (if an Article 7 reference is required)

 

Tickets for the Public Gallery

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