Journal of the House of the State of Vermont
House of Representatives, 1869 - Vermont
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Page 18 - ... to order ; in which case the member so called to order shall immediately sit down, unless permitted to explain ; and the House shall, if appealed to, decide on the case, but without debate ; if there be no appeal the decision of the chair shall be submitted to.
Page 412 - And the Spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and the fear of the LORD.
Page 18 - If any member, in speaking or otherwise, transgress the rules of the House, the Speaker shall, or any member may, call to order; in which case the member so called to order shall immediately sit down, unless permitted to explain; and the...
Page 411 - And the Levite, (because he hath no partner inheritance with thee,) and the stranger, and the fatherless, and the widow, which are within thy gates, shall come, and shall eat and be satisfied ; that the Lord thy God may bless thee in all the work of thine hand which thou doest.
Page 22 - All incidental questions of order arising after a motion is made for the previous question, and pending such motion, shall be decided, whether on appeal or otherwise, without debate.
Page 30 - ... interest to all tax-payers to have it corrected. This right of appeal would also ensure a more faithful discharge of the duties of listers. The taxation of personal estate invested in this State by non-residents has frequently been the subject of legislation, and as yet without any satisfactory result. An attempt was made at the last session of the Legislature to enact a law to regulate the taxation of stock in railroads held by nonresidents. The bill passed both Houses on the last night of the...
Page 19 - In all cases of ballot by the House, the Speaker shall vote ; in other cases he shall not be required to vote, unless the House be equally divided, or unless his vote, if given to the minority, will mulct the division equal ; and in case of such equal division, the question shall be lost.
Page 18 - No member shall absent himself from the service of the House unless he have leave, or be sick and unable to attend.