Legislative Votes

Legislation Title Action Taken
Constitutional Amendment I Gender Equality and Justice Vote totals will not be announced until the Council of Bishops canvass the votes of all annual conferences
Constitutional Amendment II Inclusion in Membership Vote totals will not be announced until the Council of Bishops canvass the votes of all annual conferences
Constitutional Amendment III Delegate elections Vote totals will not be announced until the Council of Bishops canvass the votes of all annual conferences
Constitutional Amendment IV Bishop elections Vote totals will not be announced until the Council of Bishops canvass the votes of all annual conferences
Constitutional Amendment V Bishop accountability Vote totals will not be announced until the Council of Bishops canvass the votes of all annual conferences
Legislative Item 104 Location of Annual Conference Approved 814-38
Legislative Item 105 Equitable Compensation

Wilkes-Null Amendment Approved 745-117

Schaunessy Amendment Approved 498-293

Totten Amendment as Amended Failed 367-468

Thompson Motion to Divide Question 622-183

Minimum Salary Approved 781-52

Health Insurance Allowance Approved 488-195

Legislative Item 106 IGRC Budget

King-Nobles Amendment Approved 415-273

Approved as Amended 644-59

Legislative Item 107 Music for Conference Worship Services Referred to Sessions Committee 652-50
Legislative Item 108 Repentance for Helping Finance Abortion Referred to Church and Society 636-79
Legislative Item 109 The Muslim Reformation of Islam Referred to Religion and Race 429-271
Legislative Item 110 Amend PASBF Articles of Incorporation Approved 753-7
Report 201 Preachers' Aid Society and Benefit Fund Received 787-7
Report 202 IGRC Trustees Report Received by Hand Vote
Report 203 Commission on Equitable Compensation Received as bundle by Hand Vote
Legislative Item 311 Camping and Retreat Policy Approved 733-27
Legislative Item 312 Rental/Housing Allowance for Disabled/Retired Clergy Approved 778-20
Legislative Item 313 Closure of Baylis UMC Approved 835-36
Legislative Item 314 Closure of Carbon Cliff UMC Approved 858-40
Legislative Item 315 Closure of Colusa UMC Approved 827-36
Legislative Item 316 Closure of Dale UMC Approved 803-45
Legislative Item 317 Closure of Dexter UMC Approved 818-39
Legislative Item 318 Closure of Hartsburg UMC Approved 801-49
Legislative Item 319 Closure of Marshall Brick UMC Approved 815-41
Legislative Item 320 Closure of Waterloo Real Life UMC Approved 758-63
Legislative Item 321 Closure of West Frankfort First UMC Approved 799-49
Legislative Item 322 Closure of Pleasant Grove UMC Approved 774-43
Legislative Item 323 Closure of Ebenezer UMC Approved 754-43
Legislative Item 324 Resolution for Clergy Health Insurance Plan Tabled 648-234
Report 404 Sunset Home Received as bundle by hand vote
Report 405 St. Paul School of Theology Received as bundle by hand vote
Report 406 Commission on Archives and History Received as bundle by hand vote
Report 407 Lessie Bates Davis Neighborhood House Received as bundle by hand vote
Report 408 Boston University Received as bundle by hand vote
Report 409 Preachers' Mutual Benefit Association Received as bundle by hand vote
Report 410 Evenglow Lodge Received as bundle by hand vote
Report 411 Africa University Report -- 2017 Received as bundle by hand vote
Report 412 Candler School of Theology Received as bundle by hand vote
Report 413 Baby Fold Received as bundle by hand vote
Report 414 Commission on Camping & Retreat Ministres Received as bundle by hand vote
Report 415 Conference Treasurer Received as bundle by hand vote
Report 416 Conference Board of Pensions Received 788-11
Report 417 Nominations Report Approved 712-8
Unnumbered Advance Specials for 2018 Received as bundle by hand vote