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CONGREGATION 1 November

Degree by Special Resolution

The following special resolution will be deemed to be approved at noon on 1 November, unless by that time the Registrar has received notice in writing from two or more members of Congregation under the provisions of Tit. II, Sect. VI, cl. 6 (Statutes, 1997, p.15) that they wish the resolution to be put to a meeting of Congregation.

Text of Special Resolution

That the Degree of Master of Arts be conferred upon the following: ERNESTO MACARO, Worcester College

LAURIE ELIZABETH MAGUIRE, Magdalen College

CATHERINE JEAN REDGWELL, St Peter's College

MEIR YAISH, D.PHIL., Nuffield College

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CONGREGATION 2 November

Notice

The meeting of Congregation is cancelled. The sole business comprises questions to which no opposition has been notified and in respect of which no request for an adjournment has been received, and Mr Vice- Chancellor will accordingly declare the statutes approved, the preamble adopted, and the Vice-Chancellor's Oration presented without a meeting under the provisions of Tit. II, Sect. iii, cl. 11 (Statutes, 1997, p. 8).

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CONGREGATION 16 November 2 p.m.

¶ Members of Congregation are reminded that written notice of any opposition to the preamble of the statute below, signed by at least two members of Congregation, must be given to the Registrar by noon on Monday, 8 November (see the Guide to Procedures in Congregation cited in the note at the end of `University Agenda').

Promulgation of Statute

Statute: Membership of Convocation

Explanatory note

It has been suggested to Council, and Council has agreed, that holders of the Degrees of Bachelor and Master of Theology who are matriculated members of the University should, like other graduate members, be eligible for membership of Convocation in or after the twenty-first term from their matriculation. The following statute, and the decree to be made by Council if the statute is approved, provide accordingly.

WHEREAS it is expedient to extend eligibility for membership of Convocation to members of the University who hold one or both of the Degrees of Bachelor of Theology and Master of Theology, NOW THE UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD, in exercise of the powers in that behalf conferred upon it by the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge Act, 1923, and of all other powers enabling it, ENACTS, subject to the approval of Her Majesty in Council, AS FOLLOWS.

1 In Tit. III, cl. 3 (Statutes, 1997, p. 31), after `Master of Studies' insert:

`Master of Theology if a matriculated member of the University'.

2 Ibid., after `Bachelor of Philosophy' insert:

`Bachelor of Theology if a matriculated member of the University'.

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Decree to be made by Council if the Statute is approved

1 In Ch. I. Sect. IV, cl. (Statutes, 1997, p. 204), after `Bachelor of Philosophy' insert:

`Bachelor of Theology if a matriculated member of the University'.

2 Ibid., after `Master of Philosophy' insert:

`Master of Theology if a matriculated member of the University'.

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