Responsibilities of Convention Delegates

delegates1. In advance of Convention, review materials and be prepared to discuss and vote on business to come before Convention

2. Attend a Pre-Convention gathering.
3. Attend Convention
     • Debate and vote on resolutions 
     • Elect Diocesan Officers
     • Adopt a 2019 diocesan budget

4. Abide by the Rules of Order adopted by Convention

5. Report back to your congregation the election results, actions taken by Convention on resolutions, and share the Bishop’s Address

6. Expenses for congregations or delegates (depending on what your congregation decides) to pay:
     • Mileage to and from Convention
     • Cost of some meals and hotel room (if necessary)

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