Bishop's Report to the Judicial Council - Ruling of Law concerning 613.1 and the Texas Annual Conference Early Retirement Incentive Program. 

Bishop's Rule of Law 

Article: Bishop Submits Rule of Law Decision to Judicial Council

Rev. Jim Foster has responded to the Bishop’s Ruling of Law, in accordance to Judicial Council procedures.

Response Brief from Rev. James W. Foster 

Bishop Huie has submitted a final follow-up response.

Response from Bishop Janice Riggle Huie 

The Judicial Council will consider the issue when it meets October 28-31.

The final ruling was made April 24, 2010 by the the Judicial Council.

Read the Judicial Council Decision

Response from Bishop Janice Riggle Huie

Task Force to Study Judicial Council Decision