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Journal, shall be kept by each House
of each house to be published

shall show every vote

to contain a brief statement of every petition, pa-

per, &c. presented

185

titles of bills and parts affected by amendments, to
be inserted on

what questions shall be entered on

a record, in law

subject to examination
directions as to making up

either House may notice and inspect Journal of the
other

how it may be amended

King, not to be spoken of irreverently, &c.
Largest sum, question first put

Lie on table, call up at any time, matters that
Longest time, question first put
Majority, decides on general questions
Members and officers of one House not amenable to the
other

Pago

185

185

185

Messages, cannot be received in Committee

nature of

121

must vote when question is put

169

not to vote unless present when question was put 170
Memorial.-See Petition.

Executive, to be made to both Houses at the same

time

when received

forms in receiving

errors in their delivery may be corrected
bills not acted on, the subjects of

Minority, protected by adherenee to Rules
Mistakes.-See Errors.

Motion, not to be put or debated until seconded
to be put in writing if desired

to be read for information

to adjourn, not in order when a member has the

floor

privileged, what shall be

185

186

187

187

186

187

187

120

148

144

148

171

108

181

183

181

182

183

183

86

125

125

125

125

141

Page

Motion, removed from before House by adjournment, &c. 160
See Questions.

120

Newspaper publications, defamatory, breach of privilege 91
Officers, of either House, forms of nomination or election 103
of one House not amenable to the other
Onslow, Mr., his opinion of importance of Rules
Order violated by Speaker, by not putting question
"instances make" order

respecting papers. See Papers.
in debate. See Debate.

questions of, may be adjourned

122

decision of Speaker on points of, may be controlled 122
a member may insist on the execution of a subsisting 123
Committee of the Whole cannot punish breach of 137
if point arise while question is putting, Speaker to
decide promptly

of business, propriety of

for the Senate

of the day, how, and when to be called up
may be discharged at any time

86

95

111

111

113

171

111

112

121

123

125

150

123

166

126

123, 142

139, 165

114

cannot be moved while member is speaking
take precedence of all questions

of the House, determined with the session
question of, to supersede a question depending
and Resolution, distinction between
special, rules upon subject of
Opposition to Bill, proper time to make
Papers and Journals, not to be removed from Clerk
rules respecting their preservation
reading of, how far they may be called for
referred, usually read by title

to be left with conferees of the House acceding to
conference

179

Parliament, each House of, may adjourn independent-
ly of the other

Petition and Remonstrance, distinction

to be presented by a member, its form, &c.
to be subscribed or written by petitioner
must go to committee through the House
question as to receiving

114

140

141

187

124

125

124

105

125

Page

143

143

Preamble, last considered

132

President of the Senate, provided by the Constitution 103
may appoint chairman

104

pro tempore, to be chosen in the absence of the
Vice President

Postpone indefinitely, effect of a question to,
beyond session, effect of

at what time his office shall determine
of the United States, forms in presenting bills to
Previous question, its intention and effect
can an amendment be moved to M. Q.
cannot be put in Committee

effect of
discussed

Priority and Precedence of motions, discussion of
Privilege of Parliament has gradually increased
of members of Parliament

of Senators and Representatives

of Senators, constructive extent

party violating

of members, the privilege of the House

a member cannot waive breach of

104

104

184

150

151

109

137, 143

150

141

83, 88

88, 95

89, 94

91, 95

of the two Houses, cases of alleged breach of 89 to 94
of members commence by virtue of election
of members must be ascertained at the peril of the

94

is violated by Speaker not putting a question which
is in order

94

94

95

95

94

of one House in relation to the other, or in relation
to a co-ordinate branch of the Government 96, 121
breach of, party summoned, or sent for
breach of, by members, punishable by House only
breach of, by the King or Executive
members of one House cannot be summoned by the
other

95

96

111

neither House can exercise authority over mem-
bers or officers of the other

120

of a member, where he is charged or interested, &c. 121
question of, takes precedence of all

150

Qualification of Senators

98

Quarrel, in Committee must be settled in House

108

Page

Quarrel, members must declare they will not prosecute 119
question of privilege arising from, has precedence 150
Questions, general rule for putting

142, 165
142

160

the priority of certain, considered
removed from before House by adjournment
may be debated between the count of affirmative
and negative

162

manner of putting

165

170

171

must not speak, or move about when putting
must be decided promptly, if difficulty arise
one House cannot question the other
privileged, what shall be

183

142, 150

in filling blanks

149, 154

in reference to committees

148

in amending amendment, and agree or disagree 177
motion to amend has precedence over motion to
strike out

150

of order, (incidental,) how far it shall supersede
any other

division of, now made

what are divisible

when divided, each point open to debate and
amendment

159

(co-existing,) what suspends, and what removes
from the House, an existing question
equivalent, what is considered
determined by ayes and noes

to be resumed in statu quo, when suspended by
the want of a quorum

Quorum, only shall do business

what number shall be a

150

158

158

a speech, is not a right

a report of one House, not of right in the other

159

161

168

171

102

102

102

how the attendance of, may be compelled

any member may desire a count, for the purpose
of ascertaining

102, 213

not present suspends the question

102, 171

Randall and Whitney, reference to case, breach of pri-
vilege

Reading of papers, right to require

question on, first put

91

140

150

141

141

Recede, question to, discussed
effect of a vote to
Recommitment, effect of
Reconsideration of bills, orders, instructions, &c:
of questions requiring two-thirds, by whom
be moved

Page

161

174, 176
134

Remonstrance and petition, distinction
Report of Committee, how to proceed in House
Representatives, apportionment of, since 1789
qualifications of

House of, of whom composed

shall choose their Speaker and other officers
powers of, in relation to its rules, and the conduct
of members

172, 174

may

Resolution, and Order, distinction
to pay money, in order

when to be presented for approval
Riders, amend engrossed bills by
Rules, an adherence to, important
Rules and orders of each House, to what cases they shall

apply

Speaker, manner of choosing

absence of, from sickness, another chosen,
violates order by not putting question
Clerk puts question, before election of
may be removed at will of the House
not to speak unless to order

114

126

126

185

161, 164

86

equal division to be determined by the vote of the
Vice President

session of, what constitutes

Sections, numbered by Clerk

Senate, of whom composed, and how classed

the Vice President to be the President
shall choose their officers, &c.

power of, in relation to rules, and the conduct of
members

104

194

124

134

100

98

98

104

reads sitting, rises to put question
cannot refuse an amendment, inconsistent
to decide point of order that arises in putting ques-
tion promptly, and may ask advice of old mem-

bers

12%

158

89

103

103

166

188

104

104

95

104

105

117

116

153

171

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