Resolved, the House of Bishops concurring, That the 79th General Convention acknowledge that the canonical duties required of the President of the House of Deputies, which are canonically mandated and currently unpaid, may limit the pool of those who can serve in the role if there is not adequate remuneration provided; and be it further,
Resolved, That this General Convention recognize the importance of diversity in governance leadership; and be it further,
Resolved, That this General Convention direct the Executive Council to compensate the President of the House of Deputies, who serves as Vice President of The Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society and Vice Chair of Executive Council, in the form of Director’s and Officer's Fees for specific services rendered in order to fulfill duties required by the Constitution and Canons.
Resolved, That the Joint Standing Committee on Program, Budget and Finance allocate resources for the implementation of this resolution.
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