Attached are the results of voting on the Proposed Resolutions presented at the Grand Lodge of Hawaii’s 2019 Annual Communication held at the Scottish Rite Cathedral in Honolulu Hawaii. Voting took place on Saturday April 20, 2019.

Resolutions which seek to make a change to our Hawaii Masonic Code require a 66.6% or better approval to pass. If a resolution does not pass, but receives more than a 50% vote, then it will be carried over for consideration at the following year’s Annual Communication.

Please remember, these results are based on actual votes “CAST” not what is available. The results of the voting are as follows:

2019-01: Plain text ritual in Grand Lodge of Office | Carry Over | 30 – 20 (60%)

2019-02: Use of cipher book in tiled meetings | Carry Over | 29 – 22 (57%)

2019-03: Reporting period of Secretary’s Semi-Annual Report | Passed | 45 – 4 (92%)

2019-04: Notice of intent to suspend | Passed | 39 – 9 (81%)

2019-05: Length of time allowed between Hiram and McKee Awards | Carry Over | 30 – 20 (60%)

2019-06: Clarification of dissolution of lodge property | Passed | 46 – 4 (92%)

2019-07: Clarification of those attending an Annual Communication | Passed | 47 – 3 (94%)

2019-08: 3rd Proficiency requirement modification | Carry Over | 29 – 23 (56%)

2019-09: Powers of a Grand Master modification | Passed | 38 – 12 (76%)

2019-10: Return of Inspector’s aprons | Passed | 46 – 4 (92%)

2019-11: Grand Lodge Office access modification | Passed | 49 – 6 (89%)

2019-12: Grand Secretary record keeping modification | Passed | 39 – 11 (78%)

2019-13: Grand Secretary AnCom reporting modification | Passed | 49 – 6 (89%)

2019-14: Lodge Secretary recording of installed officers modification | Passed | 41 – 7 (85%)

2019-15: Storage of Installation Certificates in lodge office | Passed | 42 – 6 (88%)

2019-16: Clarification of Voting by Proxy | Passed | 42 – 6 (88%)

2019-17e: Change per-capita due date | Passed | 49 – 3 (94%)