Journal of the ... Session of the Legislature of the State of California (Google eBook)

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Page 21 - He shall preserve order and decorum ; may speak to points of order in preference to other members, rising from his seat for that purpose ; and shall decide questions of order, subject to an appeal to the House by any two members — April 7, 1789 ; on which appeal no member shall speak more than once, unless by leave of the House.
Page 13 - Constitution, be referred to a committee of three, to be appointed by the chair...
Page 305 - And the river Mississippi and the navigable waters leading into the Mississippi and St. Lawrence, and the carrying places between the same shall be common highways and forever free, as well to the inhabitants of the State, as to the citizens of the United States, without any tax, impost or duty therefor.
Page 307 - Christian doctrine taught us to do unto others as we would that others should do unto us.
Page 132 - ... until, at a general election, it shall have been submitted to the people and shall have received a majority of all the votes cast for and against it at such election...
Page 20 - Petitions, memorials, and other papers, addressed to the House, shall be presented by the Speaker, or by a member in his place ; a brief statement of the contents thereof...
Page 132 - ... then it shall be the duty of the Legislature to submit such proposed amendment or amendments to the people, in such manner and at such time as the Legislature shall prescribe; and if the people shall approve and ratify such amendment or amendments, by a majority of the electors qualified to vote for members of the Legislature, voting thereon, such amendment or amendments shall become part of the Constitution.
Page 41 - ... have voted in favor of calling a convention, the legislature shall, at its next session, provide by law for calling a convention, to be holden within six months after the passage of such law; and such convention shall consist of a number of members not less than that of both branches of the legislature.
Page 74 - State for the support of schools, which shall hereafter be sold or disposed of, and the five hundred thousand acres of land granted to the new States, under an act of Congress distributing the proceeds of the Public Lands among the several States of the Union, approved...
Page 21 - He shall have the right to name any member to perform the duties of the chair, but such substitution shall not extend beyond an adjournment.

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