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Committee on the Office of the General Assembly

Meeting Papers

 

COGA MEETING
April 18-20, 2022
ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE

Session 1
Item 1.1     Proposed Meeting Agenda (pdf)

Session 2
Item 2.1     Presbyterian Historical Society Board Nominees (pdf)
Item 2.2     Recommendation for National Certifying Bodies to GA225 (pdf)
Item 2.2a   APA - National Certifying Bodies Application (pdf)
Item 2.2b   ECC - National Certifying Bodies Application (pdf)
Item 2.2c   PAM - National Certifying Bodies Application (pdf)
Item 2.3     Draft 2023-24 Per Capita Budget (pdf)
Item 2.4     PHS Designated Budget 2023-24 (pdf)
Item 2.4a   OGA Designated Budget 2023-24 (pdf)

Session 5
Item 5.1     Proposed Comments on GA225 Business (pdf)

Session 8
Item 8.1    Proposed Special Rule for GA225 - Overture Advocates Meeting (pdf)

INFO
COGA Meeting Minutes - December 16, 2021 (pdf)
COGA Meeting Minutes - January 20, 2022 (pdf)
COGA Meeting Minutes - February 7-9, 2022 (pdf)
COGA Meeting Minutes - February 17, 2022 (pdf)
COGA Meeting Minutes March 17, 2022 (pdf)


 

COGA MEETING
FEBRUARY 17, 2022
ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE


Item 1.1     Proposed Meeting Agenda (pdf)
Item 1.1.1  Proposed COGA Attendance to GA (pdf)
Item 1.2.1  Update from Standing Rules Work Group (pdf)
Item 1.3     Responses to Referrals (pdf)
Item 1.4     Extending the Admin. Commission on Mid Councils (pdf)
Item 1.5     Antiracism Statement (pdf)


 

COGA MEETING
February 7-9, 2022
ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE

Session 1
Item 1.1     Proposed Meeting Agenda (pdf)

Session 6
Item 6.1      Approval of Assistant Stated Clerks (pdf)   
Item 6.2     Approval of Associate Stated Clerks (pdf)
Item 6.3     Educator Certification (pdf)
Item 6.4     COTE Request for Designated Corresponding Member (pdf)
Item 6.5     OGA  Organizational Chart (pdf)
Item 6.6     OGA Personnel Update (pdf)

Session 7
Item 7.1      Standing Rules Working Group (pdf)
Item 7.1R   Standing Rules Working Group - Revised Report (pdf)
Item 7.1.1   Proposals for IOBs to be Withdrawn (pdf)
Item 7.1.2   Special Committee on Standing Rules (pdf)
Item 7.3      Report from the GA226 Planning Work Group (pdf)

Additional Papers
COGA Manual of Operations (Feb. 2018) (pdf)
Equity Prime - COGA Decision (pdf)
Equity Prime - Individual (pdf)
New Business - Statement from COGA (pdf)


 

COGA MEETING
January 20, 2022
ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE

Proposed Meeting Agenda (pdf)
Standing Rules Working Group Report (pdf)
Rules Announcement (pdf)


COGA MEETING
December 16, 2021
ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE

Proposed Meeting Agenda (pdf)
Choice Points & Equity Primes (pdf)
GA225 - Committee Information (pdf)


 

COGA MEETING
September 27-29, 2021
ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE

Session 1
Item 1.1     Proposed Meeting Agenda (pdf)
Item 1.2     Approval of Minutes - April 13-15, 2021 (pdf)
Item 1.3     Approval of Minutes - May 20, 2021 (pdf)
Item 1.4     Approval of Minutes - June 17, 2021 (pdf)

Session 2 - GA225 - Review of Action Items
Item 2.1    Mid Council Leaders Survey Results
Item 2.1.1 Mid Council Survey Thematic Groups (pdf)
Item 2.3    Recommendation to Not Include Exhibit Hall in the GA Program (pdf)
Item 2.4    Recommendation on Allowing Direct Access to Commissioners During Committees (pdf)
Item 2.5    Overture Advocate Presence Recommendation (pdf)
Item 2.5.1 Process & Discernment Working Group - Informational Report (pdf)
Item 2.6    Resource Person Presence Recommendation (pdf)
Item 2.7    Per Diem (pdf)
Item 2.8    Julia's Punch List (pdf)

Session 3 - Bible Study on Hebrews 11:1

Session 4 - Welcome, Opening Prayer, Checking in with One Another

Session 5 - Order of the Day 
Item 5.1    CounterStories Consulting Report to the PMA Board (pdf)

Session 6 - Order of the Day

Session 7 
Item 7.1     Hybrid Meeting Guidelines
Item 7.2    PPP Designation from PC(USA) - A-Corp (pdf)
Item 7.3    Financial Report (pdf)
Item 7.4    Updates on the General Assembly Budget (pdf)
Item 7.5    Staffing Rationale (pdf)
Item 7.5.1 OGA Organizational Chart (pdf)

Session 8 - Closed Session

Session 9 - Discussion and Vote on Action Items in Session 2

Session 10
Item 10.1    COGA Workgroup Structure and Leadership (pdf)
Item 10.2    COGA Recruitment and On-Boarding

For Information
PHS Board Class List (pdf)
PHS Board Committees (pdf)


 

 

 

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