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Majority decides on general questions
Members and officers of one house not amenable to the other....

must vote when question is put

not to vote unless present when question is put..
Memorial. (See Petition.)
Messages cannot be received in eommittee

nature of....
Messages, executive, to be made to both houses at same time....

when received
forms in receiving..
errors in their delivery may be corrected

bills not acted on, the subjects of....
Minority protected by adherence to rules...
Mistakes. (See Errors.)
Motion not to be put or debated until seconded

to be put in writing, if desired...
to be read for information.....
to adjourn not in order when a member has the floor
privileged, what shall be......
removed from before house by adjournment, &c. (See Questions).

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N.

Newspaper publications, defamatory, breach of privilege...

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Officers of either house, forms of nomination or election....

of one house not amenable to the other....
Onslow, Mr., his opinion of importance of rules...
Order violated by Speaker by not putting question.

“instances make” order
respecting papers, (see Papers)...
in debate, (see Debate)....
questions of, may be adjourned.
decision of the Speaker on points of, may be controlled.
a member may ipsist on the execution of a subsisting.
Committee of the Whole cannot punish bach of
if point arise while question is putting, Speaker to decide

promptly ...
Order of business, propriety of
Order of the day, how and when to be called up..

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may be discharged at any time
cannot be moved while member is speaking

takes precedence of all questions...
Order of the House determined with the session...

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Order, question of, to supersede a question depending
Order and resolution, distinction between
Order, special, rules upon the subject of.
Opposition to bill, proper time to make

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P.

Papers and journals not to be removed from Clerk's table......
Papers, rules respecting their preservation

reading of, how far they may be called for
referred, usually read by title

to be left with conferees of the house acceding to conference...
Parliament, each house of, may adjourn independently of the other
Petition and remonstrance, distinction
Petition to be presented by a member--its form, &c

to subs ibed or written by petitioner
must go to committee through the House

question as to receiving..
Postpone indefinitely, effect of a question to
Postpone beyond session, effect of
Preamble last considered
President of the United States, forms in presenting bills to..
Previous question, its intention and effect..

can an amendment be moved to main question
cannot be put in committee
effect of

discussed Priority and

of motions, discussed..
Precedence
Privilege of Parliament has gradually increased...

of members of Parliament....
of Senators and Representatives
of Senators, constructive extent.....
of the two houses, cases of alleged breach of
of members commence by virtue of election
of members must be ascertained at the peril of the party

violating
of members the privilege of the House.
a member cannot waive breach of..
is violated by Speaker not putting a question which is in

order
of one house in relation to the other or in relation to a co-

ordinate branch of the government.
breach of, party summoned or sent for

breach of, by members punishable by House only Privilege, breach of, by the King or Executive

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67 73, 74

74 70 91

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73 77,78 73, 74, 75

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Privilege, members of one house cannot be summoned by the other....

neither house can exercise anthority over members or officers

of the other.
of a member where he is charged or interested, &c...

question of, takes precedence of all...
Privileged questions. (See Questions.)

Q.
Quarrel, in committee must be settled in House.

members must declare they will not prosecute

question of privilege arising from, has precedence
Questions, general rule for putting .....

the priority of certain, considered....
removed from before house by adjournment
may be debated between the count of affirmative and nega-

tive....
manner of putting.
must not speak or move about when putting.
must be decided promptly if difficulty arise.
one house cannot question the other
privileged, what shall be .....

in filling blanks
motion to amend has precedence over motion to

strike out
of order, (incidental,) how far it shall supersede any other...
division of, how made ....

what are divisible..
when divided, each point open to debate and

amendment
(co-existing) wbat suspends and what removes from the house

an existing question
equivalent, what is considered...
determined by ayes and noes........
to be resumed in statu quo when suspended by the want of a

quorum

previous. (See Previous question.)
Quorum only shall do business ..

(what number shall be a. Const., 1, 6,8).

how the attendance of, may be compelled ....
Quorum, any member may desire a count for the purpose of ascertain-

ing......
not present suspends the question

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R.
Randall and Whitney, reference to case, breach of privilege...
Reading of papers, right to require

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Reading of papers, question on, first put....

a speech is not a right....

a report of one house not of right in the other house..
Recede, question discussed

effect of a vote to...
Recommitment, effect of..
Reconsideration of bills, orders, instructions, &c...
Remonstrance and petition, distinction ....
Report of committee, how to proceed in House

of one house not to be read in the other..
Representatives, apportionment of, since 1789.
Resolution and order, distinction ...
Resolution, when to be presented for approval
Riders, amend engrossed bills by
Rules, an adherence to, important....
Rules and orders of each house, to what cases they shall apply....

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S.

Sections, numbered by Clerk....
Session, what constitutes...
Speaker, manner of choosing

absence of, from sickness, another chosen..
violates order by not putting question...
Clerk puts question before election of...
may be removed at will of the House..
not to speak unless to order.....
reads sitting, rises to put question.
cannot refuse an amendment, inconsistent...
to decide point of order that arises in putting question, and

may ask advice of old members...
Special orders. (See Orders.)
Speech cannot be read of right....
Strike out, paragraph may be perfected before question to.
Strike out and insert, discussed
Sum, largest, first put....

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Tellers to count sides of question..

their errors rectified
Time, longest, first put...
Title to be on back....

when to be made or amended
Transposing of sections, rule respecting
Treason, mode of proceeding on charge of....
Treaties are legislative acts....

extent of the power to make

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V.

Vote, cannot, till sworn ......

every member must...
must not vote if not present.
change of ....

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W.

Warm words or quarrel, adjustment of......
Whitney and Randall, bribery case, reference to.....
Withdraw, members cannot, when question is putting ..
Withdraw motions, rule of Parliament....
Witnesses, how summoned, examined, &c....

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Y.

Yeas and nays, no member to vote unless present..

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