Complementary Norm: In accord with canon 788, §3, the National Conference of Catholic Bishops decrees that the National Statutes for the Catechumenate should govern the catechumenate in the United States.
Approved: General Meeting, November 1986
Reviewed: Holy See (Congregation for Divine Worship), Letter from Apostolic Pro-Nuncio (Prot. No. 2757/88/4) July 1988
Promulgated: Memorandum to All Bishops, July 22, 1988