Resolved, That Canon III.11.9(a) is hereby amended to read as follows:
Sec. 9. Other Bishops
(a) Bishops Coadjutor
(1) If a Diocese discerns a need for another Bishop in order to provide for orderly transition, the Diocese may elect a Bishop Coadjutor who shall have the right of succession.
The consent of a majority of the Bishops exercising jurisdiction and of the several Standing Committees must be obtained. The election will be held in accordance with Canon III.1.1 and this Canon III.11.9(a).
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