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COMMITMENT of motions and reports to be at the pleasure of the
House

when different committees are proposed, their order
CONFERENCE on disagreeing votes of the two Houses, rule respect-
ing (joint rule) -

CONFIDENTIAL COMMUNICATIONS OR PROCEEDINGS, rules upon
Sergeant-at-arms sworn to secrecy
Doorkeeper sworn to secrecy

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CONSIDERATION, questions of
CONVERSATION, (private,) not to be entertained while a member is
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DEBATE, provisions for the preservation of order and decorum in
on appeals, limited nature of

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on appeals in calls to order prohibited

prohibited on motions to adjourn

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in Committee of the Whole, House may terminate
DEPARTMENTS, calls for information from

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list of reports from

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prohibited on petitions and other papers on day of pre-

sentation

prohibited on priority of business -

to be precluded by the previous question

no speech to exceed one hour

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DIVISION OF QUESTIONS, when and how they may be allowed
DIVISION OF THE HOUSE, how made and decided

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DIVINE SERVICE not to be performed in the Hall, unless by the
consent of the Speaker
DISORDER OF THE GALLERY, remedy for

DOCUMENTS, members to be furnished with an extra set
rule respecting printing extra numbers

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DOORKEEPERS, to be appointed -

to be sworn to secrecy

ELECTIONS, how to be conducted

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required to execute rules strictly
DUTIES OR TAXES, rules to be observed respecting the imposition
or increase of

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previous nomination necessary
votes to be viva voce

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ENACTING WORDS, if stricken out, to be considered as a rejection
of bill, &c.

ENSIGN OR MACE, relating to the
ENGRAVING, Committee on

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duties of
ENGROSSMENT to be in a fair round hand

ENGROSSED BILLS not to be amended by riders

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(See Bills.)

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ENROLLED BILLS, Committee on, may report at any time
to be examined by the committee
provision for the appointment of
the Committee on

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(joint rule)

to be signed by the presiding officers of the
Houses (joint rule)

how to be presented to the President, and the
time to be noted (joint rule)

not to be presented to the President on the last

day of session (joint rule)
EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENTS, rules to be observed in calling for in-
formation from heads of
EXECUTIVE COMMUNICATIONS, when to be read
EXCUSED FROM VOTING, rule relating to being (rescinded*) -
EXCUSED FROM SERVING ON A COMMITTEE, a member may be
EXTRA COMPENSATION forbidden

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while on their passage between the two Houses
(joint rule.)

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F.

FEES in cases of calls of the House, payment by members
of Sergeant-at-arms -

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FRIDAY, private business, precedence on

admitted in the Hall

H.

HALL to be under the direction of the Speaker
persons who may be admitted within the

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"6 this rule to be strictly executed

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Rule

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" not to be used in the performance of Divine service, unless

by consent of the Speaker

*So much as relates to reasons for being excused rescinded at 2d sess. 29th Congress.

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HATS OFF during session of House

HEADS OF DEPARTMENTS, calls for information from
HOUR RULE for speaking -

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INTERESTED, members not to vote when

INDEFINITELY, questions not to be resumed which are postponed
INFORMATION, calls on the President and Departments for

INSERT AND STRIKE OUT, questions indivisible
INDEX TO LAWS, to be made

J.

JEFFERSON'S MANUAL, to govern in certain cases
JOINT RESOLUTIONS, or propositions requiring the consent of the
Senate, to be laid on the table one day
signed by the Speaker

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JOURNAL, reading of

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Laws to be signed by the Speaker

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to be examined by the Speaker

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LIE ON THE TABLE, precedence of a motion to 66 no debate on a motion to

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to be printed and distributed within thirty days after the

adjournment

written motions to be entered

to be sent to Governors

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LIE ON THE TABLE ONE DAY, all matters requiring the concurrence

of the Senate to

all calls on Executive officers for in-
formation shall. -

motion to print extra numbers

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L.

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LIBRARY OF CLERK'S OFFICE, books to be retained
LOBBY may be cleared in cases of disorder

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MACE, or symbol of office of the Sergeant
MAPS, not printed under common order
MANUAL, JEFFERSON's, to govern in certain cases
MEMORIALS, when to be presented

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rules to be observed on the presentation of names of members presenting MEMBERS, not to vote, when interested

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to be furnished with extra set of documents

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MEMBERS, to sit uncovered

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to be paid by Sergeant-at-arms

may address the House from the Clerk's desk, or a

place near by

MESSAGES BETWEEN THE TWO HOUSES, how to be announced and
delivered (joint rules)

by whom to be sent (joint rule)
MESSAGES FROM SENATE, when considered
MESSAGES FROM PRESIDENT, when read
MILEAGE, duty of Committee on
MORNING HOUR, for reports and resolutions
no suspension during

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MOTIONS, to be stated by the Speaker or read by the Clerk
if desired, shall be reduced to writing

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their names to be called alphabetically
proceedings against absentees at call

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when to be considered as in possession of the House

precedence and order of certain

may be committed at pleasure

when they may be withdrawn

NOMINATION, cases in which it shall be necessary

NEWSPAPERS, reporters to give names of

Speaker to make calls to

Clerk to note questions of

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ORDER OF BUSINESS of the session

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N.

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ORDER OF CALLING for petitions

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questions of, arising after previous question, no debate

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ORDERS OF THE DAY, when to be called

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of the day -

postponed or changed -

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for reports of committees

may be moved pending consideration or dis-
cussion of reports and resolutions
unfinished business to have precedence in

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PRESIDENT, rules to be observed in calling for information from the
manner of presenting bills and resolutions to the (joint

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rule)

manner of presenting joint addresses to the (joint

rule)

no bill or resolution to be presented on the last day of
the session to the (joint rule)
PRINTING OF THE TWO HOUSES, Committee on (joint rule) -
PRINTING, Committee on, may report at any time (joint rule)
PRINTING OF JOURNALS to be completed within thirty days after
an adjournment -
PRINTING OF BILLS, joint rule relating to (joint rule)
PRINTING, motion for extra numbers to lie one day
PREVIOUS QUESTION, order of motion for

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QUESTIONS, precedence of

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to be decided without debate

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PRIVATE BUSINESS, to have preference on Fridays and Saturdays
to be called over on first and fourth Fridays
of every month, and preference given to, if
not objected to

PRIVILEGED CHARACTERS, to come within the Hall, named

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rules respecting, to be strictly executed

decorum to be observed during the putting of
may be divided, and the manner of dividing

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