That this Synod requests the Standing Committee to seek legal advice about whether, under Sections 8,16 and 67(3) of the Constitution, the person appointed to administer the affairs of a Diocese during the vacancy, incapacity or absence of the Bishop has the authority, power and right to vote during a session of General Synod as if he were the Bishop of the Diocese, and to report this advice back to the Standing Committee.

Canon B Greaves moved, Mr R Refshauge seconding,
Carried 27/07/01