Senate Journal

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Page 67 - Parties or assignors of parties to an action or proceeding, or persons in whose behalf an action or proceeding is prosecuted, against an executor or administrator upon a claim, or demand against the estate of a deceased person, as to any matter or fact occurring before the death of such deceased person.
Page 5 - Commonwealth, or procured it to be done by others in my behalf; that I will not knowingly receive, directly or indirectly, any money or other valuable thing for the performance or non-performance of any act or duty pertaining to my office, other than the compensation allowed by law.
Page 14 - The previous question shall be in this form, " Shall the main question be now put ?" It shall only be admitted when demanded by a majority of the members present, and...
Page 55 - 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 12 - No motion or proposition on a subject different from that under consideration shall be admitted under color of amendment.
Page 56 - In every case of disagreement between the two Houses, if either House requests a conference, and appoints a committee for that purpose, the other House shall appoint a committee to confer therewith upon the subject of their disagreement.
Page 10 - No Senator shall absent himself from the service of the Senate without leave first obtained. A less number than a quorum of the Senate...
Page 10 - ... the expense of such absent members respectively, unless such excuse for non-attendance shall be made, as the Senate, when a quorum is convened, shall judge sufficient : and in that case the expense shall be paid out of the contingent fund. And this rule shall apply as well to the first convention of the Senate, at the legal time of meeting, as to each day of the session, after the hour is arrived, to which the Senate stood adjourned.
Page 14 - 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 54 - Houses shall have adhered to their disagreement, a bill or motion is lost. 2. When a message shall be sent from either House to the other, it shall be announced at the door of the House to which it is sent, by the doorkeeper thereof, and shall be respectfully communicated to the Chair by the person by whom it is sent.

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