Canon X: The Chancellor

Canon X: The Chancellor

The Chancellor of the Diocese shall be admitted to the practice of law in the State of Connecticut and a communicant of this Church, shall be elected by the Convention upon nomination by the Bishop Diocesan, and shall hold office until a successor shall be elected. The Chancellor shall be the legal advisor to the Bishop Diocesan. In case of a vacancy in the office of the Chancellor, the Bishop Diocesan shall have power to fill such vacancy until the meeting of the next Annual Convention.

There may be a Vice-Chancellor of the Diocese who shall possess the same qualifications as the Chancellor and shall be elected in the same manner as prescribed for the Chancellor, who shall perform such duties as may be requested by the Bishop Diocesan or Chancellor.