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Bills, for raising revenue must originate in the House..

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may be amended in the Senate

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notice of

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reported from committee. (See COMMITTEES.)
readings of. (Rules 116, 117, 118)......

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member has right to have, read throughout..

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after second reading, ready for conmitment or engrossment and open
to debate..

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engrossment and third reading of..

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when there is a preamble, when considered

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passage and title of, &c...

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after third reading, debatable, but not amendable

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motion “to reconsider and lie," votes on, usual.

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after return of, from Senate with amendments...

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(See AMENDMENTS BETWEEN THE TWO HOUSES, and also CONFER-

ENCE COMMITTEES.)
enrollment, examination, &c. (See former Joint RULES 6,7)...... 145

(See also ENROLLED BILLS, COMMITTEE ON.)
when and by whom to be signed. (See former JOINT RULES 8,9)... 146
not to be presented to President on last day of session without sus-
pension of joint rule ..

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after presentation of, to President to be signed or returned within
ten days....

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notice of approval of, to be made to house where it originated.

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where vetoed. (See VETO.)
where not returned within ten days....

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where return within ten days is prevented by adjournment

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where, of one house are rejected in the other....

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left undisposed of at end of session ....

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in regard to printing of. (See PRINTING, PUBLIC.)
BINDING, of extra copies of documents. (RULE 18)

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of regular session documents

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Superintendent of Public Printing to have, executed. (See also
PRINTING, PUBLIC)......

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BLANK-BOOKS, by whom to be executed.

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BLANKS, how filled. (RULE 50)

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left by one house may be filled by the other.

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not to be counted in ballotings. (RULE 12)

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BLUE Book. (See BIENNIAL REGISTER.)
BOND, of Sergeant-at-Arms. (RULE 26)

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of Clerk..

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Books, price of, not printed by Public Printer, &c., to be deducted from
compensation of such members as receive

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BRIBERY, attempted, of members a breach of privilege.

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of members of Congress

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of employés of the House

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BRIBERY, acceptance of bribe.....

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penalty for......

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BUSINESS, no debate on priority of. (RULE 66)....

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DAILY ORDER OF, reading of the Journal. (RULE 1)..

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unfinished business of preceding day. (RULE 56) 115
reports of committees. (RULE 51).......

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call for resolutions and bills on leave. (RULE 52) 114
business on the Speaker's table. (RULE 54)... 114
may be interfered with. (RULE 55).

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on Fridays. (See PRIVATE BILLS AND PRIVATE

BUSINESS)
on each Monday, call for resolutions and bills
on leave. (RULE 130)........

134
joint resolutions of State legislatures, when to
be submitted. (IBID.)......

134
on Mondays, motions to suspend the rules.
(RULE 145) ...

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on third Monday, call for reports of District of
Columbia. (RULE 82)..

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can only be changed by a two-thirds vote.
(RULE 145)

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ON THE SPEAKER'S TABLE, when motion may be made to go to.
(RULE 54).

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when “morning hour” begins......173, 174
floor may be taken from member to
move to go to.....

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list of, to be made weekly. (RULE 19). 106
unfinished, at the end of a first session.
(RULE 136)...

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(See also Joint RULE 21, p. 147.)

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CALLS ON THE PRESIDENT AND DEPARTMENTS. (See PRESIDENT AND Ex-

ECUTIVE DEPARTMENTS.)
CALLS OF THE HOUSE, fifteen members may order. (RULE 34)..

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less than a quorum may compel attendance.

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not in order after second of previous question, unless

no quorum is present. (RULE 132).. ... 135, 175
in order before the Journal is read, if no quorum is
present

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proceedings in case of. (RULES 35, 36, 37). ......109, 110
absentees may be arrested. (RULE 36)

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may be dispersed with at any time..

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form of order of arrest...

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issue of warrant.....

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CALLS OF THE HOUSE, return of warrant

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arraigument of members arrested

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House may determine whether to discharge with or
without fees. (RULE 37).

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fees. (See SERGEANT-AT-ARMS.)
member must pay fees before recognized....

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recess not in order during...

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motions to adjourn or with reference to a call only in
order ...

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effect of adjournment pending

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CAPITOL, unappropriated rooms in. (RULE 5)...

104
no spirituous or malt liquors or wines to be brought within or
about. (Former JOINT RULE 19)

147
hall of the House not to be used except for legitimate business.
(RULE 155)....

141
Chief Engineer of the Army to have charge of

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police of, to be appointed by the Sergeant-at-Arms, also certain
watchmen.....

177
rules and regulations in regard to

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telegraph from, to the public offices..

177
CHAIR, the Speaker may name persons to fill. (See SPEAKER pro tempore.)
(RULE 5)..

104
CHAIRMAN OF A COMMITTEE. (See COMMITTEES.)
CHAIRMAN OF COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE, shall be appointed by the

Speaker. (RULE 105)

128
may cause the galleries to be

cleared. (RULE 9)....... 105
form of report by. (See COM-

MITTEES OF THE WHOLE.)
may administer oaths....... 178
how to call the calendar.
(RULE 129)

134
CHARGE UPON THE PEOPLE, proposition for, must be committed, and not
discussed on day made. (Rule 110)

129
CHAPLAINS, election of, suspended

178
revived ...

178
proposition to elect, presents question of privilege

178
CLAIM-AGENTS, stenographers and reporters prohibited from being. (RULE
135)...

137
House employés prohibited from being. (RULE 140).

139
members, officers, and employés not to act as

178
CLAIMS, COMMITTEE OF, when appointed, &c. (RULE 74)

119
duties of. (RULE 78).

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CLAIMS, COURT OF, pertaining to...

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CLERK OF THE HOUSE shall attest all writs, warrants, and subpænas.
(RULE 8)

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CLERK OF THE HOUSE to be chosen at the commencement of each Con-

gress. (RULE 10)
in election of, vote to be taken viva voce. (RULE 10)
shall take oath of office, and continue until suc-

cessor appointed. (RULE 10) ......
to make out list of reports to be made to Congress

by public officers. (RULE 13).
to furnish the governors and State legislatures

with copies of the Journal. (RULE 14).......
to note and put together at the end of the Journal

all questions of order. (RULE 15)......
to cause Journal to be completed and distributed

within thirty days. (RULE 16).....
shall retain in library of his office two copies of all

printed documents. (RULE 17)....
to furnish members with bound documents.

(RULE 18)
to cause the laws to be index d. (RULE 20).
to make or approve all contracts. (RULE 21)..
to make out, weekly a list of business on the

Speaker's table. (RULE 19)...
to cause resolutions to be delivered to the Presi.

dent, &c. (RULE 53)..
to refer maps, &c., to the Committee on Printing.

(RULE 100)
duty of, in relation to amendments in Committee

of the Wbole. (RULES 107, 109)
potice of bills to be given to. (RULE 115).
shall certify bills which have passed. (Rule 127).
petitions may be presented to, and entered by him

on the Journal. (RULE 131)......
powers of, prior to election of Speaker. (RULE 146).
mode of election, and oath of, &c
must give bond in thirty days
shall prepare roll of members-elect.....
shall give certificates for monthly pay to members

during recess prior to first session of a Congress .
shall make report of persons in his employ, &c..

contingent expenses
wbat said reports shall exbibit....
sball require report of subordinate disbursing-offi-

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shall make report of all expenditures..
shall prepare statement of appropriations made at

each sessiop...

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CLERK OF THE HOUSE shall advertise for stationery

form of such advertisement.
motion of acceptance of bids to be given
may contract for separate parts of stationery
American goods to be preferred by
sball make detailed report of receipts and expendi-

tures
fees of, for copies of extracts from Journal
shall make return of United States property in his

possession
sbail transmit certain private claims to Court of

Claims...
must give written order for printing, binding, &c..
shall send certain documents to Soldiers' Home....
granted use of the Library
list of members to be furnished by, to “Globe”.
shall make list of bills, &c
is charged with enforcement of Rule 166. (RULE

166)
shall number sections of bills.

bills and joint resolutions as intro-

duced.
prepares estimates of and disburses contingent

fund...
pays salaries of House employés
keeps the Journal ...
keeps minutes of proceedings in Committee of the

Whole...
reads; keeps the files, bill and newspaper book,

&c
indorses all papers and sends such as are ordered

to be printed to the Public Printer...
engrosses bills and joint resolutions which pass

House
enrolls bills and joint resolutions of the House

which have passed both houses .
contracts for books voted members..
distributes certain public documents
purchases, keeps, and distributes stationery
keeps the House library.
signs all House bills which pass, certifies same, and

conveys messages to Senate. (JOINT RULES 4,

5, 6).
CLERKS OF COMMITTEES, not to be employed without leave of House.

(RULE 73)

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