Legislative Documents, Volume 2

Couverture
Contains the reports of state departments and officials for the preceding fiscal biennium.
 

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Page 10 - The previous question shall be in this form, " Shall the main question be now put ?'' It shall only be admitted when demanded by a majority of the members present, and...
Page 2 - No motion or proposition on a subject different from that under consideration shall be admitted under color of amendment.
Page 3 - Development, and for other purposes, having met, after full and free conference, have agreed to recommend and do recommend to their respective Houses as follows: That the House recede from its disagreement to the amendment of the Senate and agree to the same with an amendment as follows: In lieu of the matter proposed to be inserted by the Senate amendment...
Page 12 - The rules of parliamentary practice, comprised in Jefferson's Manual, shall govern the House in all cases to which they are applicable, and in which they are not inconsistent with the standing rules and orders of the House, and joint rules of the Senate and House of Representatives.
Page 3 - When a motion has been once made, and carried in the affirmative or negative, it shall be in order for any member of the majority to move for the reconsideration thereof, on the same or succeeding day; and such motion shall take precedence of all other questions, except a motion to adjourn...
Page 3 - Upon the call of the House, the names of the members shall be called over by the clerk, and the absentees noted ; after which, the names of the absentees shall again be called over : the doors shall then be shut, and those for whom no excuse, or insufficient excuses, are made, may, by order of those present...
Page 1 - When a motion is made and seconded, it shall be stated by the Speaker; or, being in writing, it shall be handed to the Chair, and read aloud by the Clerk before debated. 30. Every motion shall be reduced to writing if the Speaker or any member desire it. 31. After a motion is stated by the Speaker...
Page 10 - When a question is under debate no motion shall be received but to adjourn; to lay on the table...
Page 10 - Any member may call for the division of a question, which shall be divided if it comprehend propositions in substance so distinct, that one being taken away, a substantive proposition shall remain for the decision of the House.

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