General Convention. Legislative Committee Records

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General Convention. Legislative Committee Records


  • 1967-1989 (Creation)


.45 cu.ft. (2 boxes)


The Legislative Committees of General Convention are made up of deputies bishops and exist only during the sessions of Convention. Individuals serving on the committees are appointed by the Presiding Bishop and President of the House of Deputies. They meet either independently or jointly in order to review resolutions, hold hearings, and recommend legislative actions to the House(s).

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This series documents the work of the Legislative Committees of the House of Deputies and the House of Bishops. Records include membership rosters, hearing documentation, information for referred resolutions.


This material constitutes file Series 5 of the General Convention archive. It is arranged alphabetically by legislative committee.

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Access to Episcopal Church records is governed by the Archives Public Access Policy. Research requests must be submitted in writing.

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The Archives is able to respond to limited requests for reproductions subject to copyright restrictions, internal policy, and the condition of the source documents.

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  • English

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