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Montana Freemason                                         August 2017                                     Volume 93   Number 2

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                      GRAND MASTER’S PROPOSED RECOMMENDATION NO. 1
                                                 GMR-2017-1
     A Recommendation to amend Section 25050 of the Code of Statutes to provide a penalty should a
     Masonic Lodge of this Jurisdiction fail to attend the Annual Grand Lodge Communication for three
     years in a row and to provide for an exemption to the penalty upon the Grand Master requesting said
     dispensation from the majority of the Brothers assembled at the Annual Communication.        FAILED




                     GRAND MASTER’S PROPOSED RECOMMENDATION NO.  2
                                                 GMR-2017-2
     A Recommendation to amend Sections 240, of the Code of Statutes to provide for the position of
     Assistant Grand Treasurer.                                                           PASSED (Holdover to 152nd Session)





                     GRAND MASTER’S PROPOSED RECOMMENDATION NO. 3A
                                                GMR-2017-3A

     A  Recommendation  to  amend  the  Constitution  Section  470  to  provide  that  the  Grand  Master’s
     Recommendations are not due until 10 days after the due date for Proposed Resolutions and Committee
     Recommendations.                                                                       PASSED (Holdover to 152nd Session)





                     GRAND MASTER’S PROPOSED RECOMMENDATION NO. 3B
                                                GMR-2017-3B

      A Recommendation to amend the Code of Statutes Section 50310 to provide that the Grand Master’s
      Recommendations  are  not  due  until  10  days  after  the  due  date  for  Resolutions  and  Committee
      Recommendations.                                                                                                                    TABLED





                                    PROPOSED RESOLUTION 2017-01
                                                  R-2017-01

      A resolution to amend Section 470 of the Constitution of the Grand Lodge A.F. & A.M. of Montana, to clarify
      the process to timely submit resolution, reports and recommendations that have legislative impacts, provide that
      untimely or improperly proposed resolutions, reports and recommendations are void, and create New Section 471
      to provide that actions on legislative changes contained within reports or recommendations must be presented
      separately for Grand Lodge action and not part of acceptance, approval or adoption of the underlying report or
      recommendation.                                                                                   PASSED (Holdover to 152nd Session)





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