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" Each house shall be the judge of the election,, returns, and qualifications of its own members... "
Miscellaneous Documents: 30th Congress, 1st Session - 49th Congress, 1st Session - Page 639
by United States. Congress. House - 1883
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Journal of the Senate of Virginia

Virginia. General Assembly. Senate - Virginia - 1871
...of its own representatives. In that clause of the federal constitution which prescribes that " each house shall be the judge of the election returns and qualifications of its own members, " it had there5 tofore found an ample safeguard for the protection of the rights and interests of its...
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The Law of Municipal Corporations in the State of Ohio: Embracing All the ...

Ohio, James Bryant Walker - Municipal corporations - 1871 - 386 pages
...C., p. 1512, sec. 59, and p. 1510, sec. 49.] SEC. 88. Rights, duties, etc., of council. The council shall be the judge of the election, returns, and qualifications of its own members, and shall determine the rule of its proceedings and keep a journal thereof, and may compel the attendance...
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A Compilation of Cases of Contested Elections to Seats in the Assembly of ...

New York (State). Legislature. Assembly - Election law - 1871 - 513 pages
...Constitution, which provides that " each House shall determine the ri'les of its own proceedings, and be the judge of the election returns and qualifications of its own members." This provision invests the House with full power over the subject, and authorizes it to go back of...
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The Political History of the United States of America, During the Period of ...

Edward McPherson - Reconstruction - 1871 - 652 pages
...power of each branch to provide against by refusing such admission. Each by the Constitution is made the judge of the election returns and qualifications of its own members. No other department can interfere with it. Ita decision concludes all others. The only corrective, when...
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Reports of Committees: 30th Congress, 1st Session - 48th ..., Volume 2, Part 2

United States. Congress. Senate - United States - 1872
...observed in the senate? Anim-iT. The senate say they did observe the constitution. Answer. The senate is the judge of the election, returns, and qualifications of its own members. Qiuslion. In the same sense, the house was the judge of the election and qualification of its own members...
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TESTIMONY TAKEN BY THE JOINT SELECT COMMITTEE TO INQUIRE INTO THE CONDITION ...

1872
...observed in the senate ? Answer. The senate say they did observe the constitution. Answer. The seriate is the judge of the election, returns, and qualifications of its own members. Question. In the same sense, the house was the judge of the election and qualification of its own members?...
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Official Report of the Proceedings and Debates of the ..., Volume 2, Issue 1

Ohio. Constitutional Convention - Constitutional conventions - 1874
...There being no further amendments to section 5, section 6 was next read, as follows : SEO. 6. Each House shall be the judge of the election, returns, and qualifications, of its own members; a majority 01 all the members elected to each House shall be ",uoi inn to do business, but a less number...
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Reports of Cases Heard and Determined in the ..., Volumes 1-48; Volume 50

New York (State). Supreme Court, Abraham Lansing, Marcus Tullius Hun - Law reports, digests, etc - 1874
...to the office? By the seventh section of chapter 446, Laws of 1857, the law provides that the board shall "be the judge of the election, returns and qualifications of its own members." Now it, is sought by the case put in evidence, to test the right of a member of the board of aldermen,...
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Document, Part 2

New York (N.Y.) - 1874
...president ; 2. Appoint a clerk and other officers ; 3. Determine the rules of its own proceedings ; а. Be the judge of the election returns and qualifications of its own members, subject, however, to the review of any court f competent jurisdiction ; 5. Keep a journal of its...
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THE FOOTPRINTS OF TIME: AND A COMPLETE ANALYSIS OF OUR AMERICAN SYSTEM OF ...

CHARLES BANCROFT. - 1875
...be on the first Monday in December, unless they shall by law appoint a different day. SEC. 5. Each house shall be the judge of the election,, returns, and qualifications of its own members, and a majority of each shall constitute a quorum to do business; but a smaller number may adjourn from...
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