Delegates voting at the business meeting during the 2015 General Conference Session in San Antonio, Texas, USA

Thousands of people from all over the world will be attending the 61st Session of the General Conference in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. While the majority of attendees will be members and friends of our world Church, just over 2,713 will have delegate status.

What does it mean to be a delegate to a General Conference Session? What is expected of you? What privileges, opportunities, and responsibilities do delegates enjoy that are not granted to others who also attend a General Conference Session?