C044 (Inclusivity on TEC website)

House of Deputies Message #11

The House of Deputies informs the House of Bishops that on Jul 8, 2022 it considered resolution C044 (Inclusivity on TEC website). The house acted to:

Take No Further Action

Resolved, the House of Bishops concurring,

That the 80th General Convention direct The Episcopal Church and urge all agencies, institutions and organizations connected with it to revise their online forms including, but not limited to, addresses, telephone numbers, credit card numbers, postal codes and currency abbreviations, to allow for non- US standard responses to form fields for members of congregations residing outside the United States, and be it further

Resolved, that all information and interactive material posted on the website of The Episcopal Church include all of its dioceses and jurisdictions, and be available for use by all members of The Episcopal Church, including those outside the United States.