Convention 2021 Resolution Form
Resolutions may be moved and seconded only by the deputies and members of the Diocesan Convention 2021 who are on file with the Secretary of the Diocese at the time the resolution is submitted; such deputies and members must be on the floor of Convention at the time the resolution is submitted to convention. Each lay person wishing to move or second a resolution must be a certified (elected) Lay Deputy in the Diocese of Albany whose Certificate of Election for Convention 2021 is already on file with the Secretary by the date of the resolution. Each Lay Deputy must indicate his/her parish and the parish’s town, next to his/her name. Clergy do not need to indicate a parish or town. Use the other side and/or additional sheets as necessary. (Please make a copy for your own records.)
The canonical deadline for submitting proposed canonical amendments to the Secretary of the Convention is the 90th day preceding the first day of Convention (7/25/21). The requested deadline for submitting other resolutions to the Secretary of the Convention for inclusion in the Pre-Convention Book is for her to receive them by Monday, September 27, 2021. The requested deadline for submitting other resolutions to the Secretary for inclusion in the Convention Book is for her to receive them by Wednesday, October 13th. Resolutions submitted after this date will not be considered.