Journal of the Senate of the State of Vermont

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Vermont. General Assembly. Senate, 1903 - Vermont

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Page 23 - I will not propose or assent to any Bill, Vote or Resolution, which shall appear to me injurious to the People, nor do or consent to any Act or Thing whatever, that shall have a Tendency to lessen or abridge their Rights and Privileges as declared in the Constitution of this State...
Page 36 - When a bill or resolution, which shall have passed in one house, is rejected in the other, notice thereof shall be given to the house in which the same shall have passed.
Page 28 - To lay on the table. To postpone indefinitely. To postpone to a day certain. To commit. To amend. Which several motions shall have precedence as they stand arranged; and the motions relating to adjournment, to take a recess...
Page 483 - A frequent recurrence to the fundamental principles of the constitution, and a constant adherence to those of piety, justice, moderation, temperance, industry and frugality, are absolutely necessary to preserve the advantages of liberty, and to maintain a free government.
Page 36 - Each House shall transmit to the other all papers on which any bill or resolution shall be founded.
Page 9 - The votes for governor, lieutenant governor, and treasurer of the state, shall be sorted and counted, and the result declared by a committee, appointed by the senate and house of representatives. If, at any time, there shall be no election, by the freemen, of governor, lieutenant governor, or treasurer of the state, the senate and house of representatives shall, by a joint ballot, elect to fill the office, not filled by...
Page 418 - Section 2. The State Auditor is hereby directed to draw his order on the State Treasurer for such sums and at such times as the Superintendent of Education, with the approval of the State Board of Health, may require to carry out the provisions of this act. The total expense under this act shall not exceed Six Hundred ($600) Dollars in any biennial term ending June 30.
Page 28 - ... but the rejection of a motion to strike out and insert one proposition shall not prevent a motion to strike out and insert...
Page 26 - When a member shall be called to order, he shall sit down until the president shall have determined whether he is in order or not ; and every question of order shall be decided by the president without debate ; but if there be a doubt in his mind, he may call for the sense of the senate.
Page 22 - That the use of the hall of the house of representatives be granted to the Vermont Officers...

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