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Synodical Government Measure 1969

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[F1Interpretation: minor definitionsE

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84(1)In these Rules—E

  • Business Committee” means the Business Committee of the General Synod;

  • the Constitution” means the Constitution of the General Synod as set out in Schedule 2 to this Measure;

  • lay chair”, in relation to a deanery synod, has the meaning given in Rule 26(7);

  • mission initiative” has the meaning given in Part 7 of the Mission and Pastoral Measure 2011 (and, where a mission initiative has more than one leader, a reference to the leader is to be read as a reference to any of them);

  • [F2“mission initiative roll” has the meaning given in Rule 27A;]

  • PCC” means parochial church council;

  • personal data” has the same meaning as in the Data Protection Act 2018;

  • “register of clerical electors” and “register of lay electors” each have the meaning given in Rule 27;

  • [F3religious community” means a religious community which comes within the meaning given in the Canons (see Canon DA 1) and is designated by the House of Bishops for the purposes of these Rules;]

  • the roll” has the meaning given in Rule 1(1).

(2)A reference in these Rules to something being in writing is to be read with Rule 76(2) (which makes provision about emails).

(3)A reference in these Rules to a numbered Form is a reference to the Form numbered as such in Part 10.]

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