Introduction
PART I : CHURCH ELECTORAL ROLL
1 Formation of roll
2 Revision of roll and preparation of new roll
3 Procedural provisions relating to entry and removal of names
4 Certification of numbers on rolls
PART II : PAROCHIAL CHURCH MEETINGS AND COUNCILS
6 Annual meetings
7 Convening of meeting
8 Chairman
9 Business
10 Qualifications of persons to be chosen or elected by annual meetings
11 Conduct of elections at annual meetings
14 Members
15 General provisions
16 Term of office
17 Limitation on years of service
19 Joint parochial church councils
20 Team councils
21 Group councils
22 Special meetings
23 Extraordinary meetings
PART IV : DIOCESAN SYNODS
30 Membership of diocesan synods
31 Election and choice of members
32 Procedure
33 Diocesan electoral registration officer
PART V : HOUSE OF LAITY OF GENERAL SYNOD
35 Membership of House of Laity
36 Number of elected members
37 Qualifications of elected members
38 Electoral areas
39 Conduct of elections
40 Duties and payment of presiding officers
41 Term of office of members of General Synod and other bodies
42 Ex-officio and co-opted members of the House of Laity
PART VI : APPEALS AND DISQUALIFICATIONS
43 Enrolment appeals
44 Election appeals
45 Appeals: general
46 Vacation of seat by member ceasing to be qualified for election
46A Disqualifications
47 Ex-officio membership not to disqualify for election
PART VII : SUPPLEMENTARY AND INTERPRETATION
48 Casual vacancies
49 Resignations
50 Notices
51 Constraints in elections
52 Revocation and variation of rules etc.
53 Special provisions
54 Meaning of minister, parish and other words and phrases
APPENDIX I Forms
Section 1 Form of application for enrolment
Section 2 Form of notice of revision of church electoral roll
Section 3 Form of notice of preparation of new roll
Section 4 Notice of annual parochial church meeting
APPENDIX II General provisions relating to parochial church councils

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