The Bulletin of Reports will be posted on May 22, 2017. Printed copies of the report are available for a fee of $40 (to cover printing and shipping costs).
As per PART VII Conventions, Section 11 of the ELCIC Administrative By-laws, petitions from synods and congregations shall be submitted to the secretary of this church not later than 90 days prior to the convention for referral to the Committee of Reference and Counsel, and for inclusion in the Bulletin of Reports.
Therefore, the deadline for submissions of petitions to the National Secretary is April 6, 2017.
Petitions can be emailed to the National Secretary via firstname.lastname@example.org.