In addition to its vote to answer Overture 43 in the affirmative, the Overtures Committee made recommendations on eight other motions on Monday evening. The recommendations will now go to the General Assembly for a final vote.
Overture 36, “Amend RAO 13-2 on the Procedure for Considering New Business at GA”, answered in the affirmative. Read the overture here.
Overture 37,”Amend BCO 13-2 to Add Requirement for Annual reports from Ministers Without Call”, answered in the affirmative. Read the amended version here.
Overture 38, “Amend BCO 5-3 to Add an Explicit Requirement for Reporting and Reviewing Minutes of a Mission Church Temporary System of Government”, answered in the affirmative. Read the overture here.
Overtures 21, 22, 26 (memorials) in the affirmative.
Overture 39, “Amend BCO 38-1 and 42-2 to Allow an Appeal Instead of a Complaint in a Case Without Process”, answered in the negative. Read the overture here.
Overture 25, “Amend BCO 15-1; 15-2; Add new 15-4 and Renumber Subsequent Paragraphs”, answered in the negative. Read the overture here.