There shall be a Committee on Reference and Counsel, consisting of six members, appointed by the Synod Executive Committee, for staggered terms of three years. Members may serve up to two consecutive terms. This committee shall receive, review, edit, and present resolutions to the Synod Assembly, and provide follow-up reports to the Synod Council and Synod Assembly on the result of any resolution approved by the Assembly.
Minutes showing the adoption of such proposed resolutions from a meeting of a congregation, congregation council, synod committee, or conference assembly must accompany the submitted resolution. The signatures, typed names, and telephone numbers must be provided by voting members (of the forthcoming synod assembly) submitting a resolution.