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" ... to postpone to a day certain, to commit, or to amend; which several motions shall have precedence in the order they stand arranged, and the motion for adjournment shall always be in order, and be decided without debate. "
Journal of the Senate of the State of Vermont - Page 21
by Vermont. General Assembly. Senate - 1907
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The Knights of the Holy Grail: A Solution of the Boy Problem

Perry Edwards Powell - Boys - 1906 - 143 pages
...several motions shall have precedence as they stand arranged ; and the motions relating to adjournment, to proceed to the consideration of executive business, to lay on the table, shall be decided without debate. RULE XIX. A standing committee upon bills and resolutions and one...
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A Digest of Constitutional and Synodical Legislation of the Reformed Church ...

Reformed Church in America. General Synod - 1906 - 851 pages
...been disposed of. 7. When a question is under debate, no motion shall be received except to adjourn, to lay on the table, to postpone indefinitely, to postpone to a certain time, to commit to a standing committee, to a select one, or to the committee of the whole,...
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Addresses, Reports, Statements of Benevolent Societies ..., Volume 13

National Council of the Congregational Churches of the United States - Congregational churches - 1907
...modifications: 1. When a question is under debate, no motion shall be received except: to adjourn, to lay on the table, to postpone indefinitely, to postpone to a time certain, to commit, to amend, — which motions shall have precedence in the order named, and,...
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Digest and Manual of the Rules and Practice of the House of Representatives ...

United States. Congress. House - Parliamentary practice - 1908 - 748 pages
...preference as follows: When a question is pending, no motion, shall be received bvt — To adjourn. To take a recess. To proceed to the consideration...several motions shall have precedence as they stand (twanged; and the motions relating to adjournment, to take a • recess, to proceed to th-e consideration...
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Precedents: Decisions on Points of Order with Phraseology in the United ...

United States. Congress. Senate - 1909 - 581 pages
...to amend is at the foot of the list, and preceding it, in the order of acceptance, are the motions to adjourn; to adjourn to a day certain, or that when...postpone indefinitely: to postpone to a day certain; and to commit. The first organized Senate fairly reversed this order. In the rules it first adopted,...
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The Blue Book of the State of Wisconsin for ...

Wisconsin - 1909
...rule Is now as follows : [When a question Is under debate, no motion shall be made but to artjoum, to lay on the table, to postpone Indefinitely, to postpone to a day certain, to com mit or to amend : which several motions shall have precedence In the order they stand arranged,...
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Reports, Issue 14

National Council of the Congregational Churches of the United States - 1910
...modifications: N 1. When a question is under debate, no motion shall be received except: to adjourn, to lay on the table, to postpone indefinitely, to postpone to a time certain, to commit, to amend, — which motions shall have precedence in the order named, and,...
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Senate Manual: Containing the Standing Rules and Orders of the United States ...

United States. Congress. Senate - 1911 - 602 pages
...shall not be withdrawn without leave. [Jefferson's Manual, Sec. XX. RULE XXII. PRECKDENCE OF MOTIONS. When a question is pending, no motion shall be received...To lay on the table. To postpone indefinitely. To commit. To amend. Which several motions shall have precedence as they stand arranged; and the motions...
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Senate Manual: Containing the Standing Rules and Orders of the United States ...

1913 - 636 pages
...shall not be withdrawn without leave. [Jeffersonis Manual, Sec. XX. RULE XXII. PRECEDENCE OF MOTIONS. When a question is pending, no motion shall be received...To lay on the table. To postpone indefinitely. To commit. To amend. Which several motions shall have precedence as they stand arranged; and the motions...
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Congressional Serial Set

United States - 1914
...to amend is at the foot of the list, and preceding it, in the order of acceptance, are the motions to adjourn; to adjourn to a day certain, or that when...postpone indefinitely; to postpone to a day certain; and to commit. The first organized Senate fairly reversed this order. In the rules it first adopted,...
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