A172 Amend Canon I.2.3

Resolved, the House of ___________ concurring, that Canon I.2.3 is hereby amended to read as follows:

Sec. 3 (a) Upon the expiration of the term of office of the Presiding Bishop, if the former Presiding Bishop has not attained the age necessary for full retirement as determined by the Church Pension Fund, he or she shall nonetheless be eligible for full retirement. The the Bishop who is elected successor shall tender to the House of Bishops a resignation from the Bishop’s previous jurisdiction to take effect upon the date of assuming the office of Presiding Bishop, or, upon good cause with the advice and consent of the Advisory Committee established under the Rules of Order of the House of Bishops, not later than six months thereafter


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