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Recede, the House cannot recede from its own amendment with an

amendment...
Recommitment, amendments made in quasi-committee fall on
Reconsideration of bills, orders, instructions, &c.---
Remonstrance and petition, distinction..---
Report of committee, how to proceed in House ..
Report of one House not to be read in the other if objected to...
Representatives, apportionment of, from 1789 to 1880

qualifications of --------
Representatives, House of, of whom composed..

shall choose their Speaker and other officers.
powers of, in relation to its rules and the con-

duct of members
Resolutions, facts, principles, and opinions may be expressed in ------

money may be paid by ---

when to be presented for approval...
Reviling, nipping, or unmannerly words not to be used in debate ...
Riders, engrossed bills may be amended by ---
Rules, an adherence to, important..
Rules and orders of each House, to what cases they shall apply.-----

the execution of a subsisting order may

be insisted on
all orders determine with the session.

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Sections of bills may be numbered by Clerk .
Senate, of whom composed and how classed.

the Vice-President to be the President of the..
shall choose their officers, &c.------
power of, in relation to rules and the conduct of members..
equal division to be determined by the vote of the Vice-Presi-

dent.----
adjournment of, (see Adjournment).

session of, what constitutes...
Session, what constitutes ..
Speaker, the House shall choose their..

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, and to be first heard.

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Speaker, reads sitting, rises to put question..--

cannot refuse an amendment, inconsistent
to decide point of order that arises in putting question per-

emptorily, and may ask advice of old members.....
Special orders, (see Orders)-----
Speech cannot be read of right, a written...
Strike out, paragraph may be perfected before question to..
Strike out and insert, discussed.----
Sum, largest, first put in filling blanks

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Tellers to count on division of the House.

their errors rectified..---
Time, longest, first put in filling blanks.
Title to be on the back of the bill when engrossed

when to be made or amended.---
Transposing of sections, rule respecting -
Treason, mode of proceeding on charge of..--
Treaties may be made by the President and Senate

shall be kept secret until injunction removed.
are legislative acts..
extent of the power to make....
may be rescinded by an act of the legislature.
papers to be communicated with
ratified by nominal call .----
read for information the day received
read for consideration on subsequent day
proceedings upon.

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Dote, a member cannot vote till sworn

every member must...
must not vote if not present.
change of

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Warm words or quarrel, adjustment of...
Whitney and Randall, bribery case, reference to
Withdraw, members cannot, when question is putting-
Withdraw motions, rule of Parliament..--
Witnesses, how summoned, examined, &c.-

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Yeas and nays may be required by one-fifth..

to be taken alphabetically
all present shall vote, unless excused
when called and decision announced, no member al-

lowed to vote..----
no member to vote unless present.

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INDEX TO RULES AND DIGEST.

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Absence of Members-
Prohibited. (VIII, 1)....

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Fifteen members may compel attendance of absentees. (XV, 2). 24
Members absent without sufficient excuse may be arrested.
(XV, 2).......

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House shall determine on what conditions members arrested
for absence shall be discharged. (XV, 2).......

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From a Committee of Whole, when without quorum, shall be
reported to House and entered on Journal. (XXIII, 2)..... 255

Digest.
Less than a quorum may compel attendance of absentees.... 269
Deduction from compensation may be made for ......

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Resolution (or motion) revoking leaves of absence does not re-
quire quorum....

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How “indefinite leave" terminated

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Mode of reporting to House absentees from a Committee of
Whole ......

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Motion to revoke leave of, in order during call of House .. 270
Motion granting leave of, not in order during call of House... 270
Names of abseutees on roll-call not required to be entered on
Journal or read to House.....

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Accounts

For stationery of members shall be kept and paid by Clerk.
(III, 3) ....

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For pay and mileage of members shall be kept and paid by Ser-
geant-at-Arms. (IV, 1).......

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Of disbursement of contingent fund shall be kept by Clerk.
(III, 3) ....

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COMMITTEE ON-
Shall consist of nine members. (X, 45)

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Subjects that shall be referred to. (V, 2; XI, 45 ; XLIII)..240-246-264
Shall determine amount for wbich Door-keeper liable for miss-
ing articles. (V, 2)...

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