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Aaron F Abram Comingo Alexander Mitchell Alfred Allen Barber amendment Andrew King Arthnr Benjamin F bill H. R. Blair Boardman Smith Boyd Winchester Bradford N Braxton Butler Charles Foster Clinton Committee Conger Crebs Darrall Dawes desired by one-fifth Dwight Townsend Edward Crossland Eli Perry Elizur H Elliott Ellis H Engene Hale Fernando Wood Forker Frank Hereford Frank Morey George Ginery Twichell Golladay Hazelton Henry Heury Jabez G Jackson Orr James Brooks James H Jasper Packard Jeremiah John F John Lynch John P. C. Shanks John Ritchie joint resolution Joseph H Lamison Lawrence Getz Leonard Myers Lewis McCrary McGrew Milo Goodrich Milton Speer motion nays being desired Niblack Oliver ordered Parker petition praying for relief printed qnestion Rice Richard T. W. Robert Samnel Senate Seth Wakeman Shellabarger Shober Sloss Stevenson Archer Thomas Swann unanimous consent voting Washing'n Townsend William H William H. H. Stowell William McClelland William Terry
Page 200 - Senators present concur," the House of Representatives do not claim any agency in making treaties ; but that when a treaty stipulates regulations on any of the subjects submitted by the constitution to the power of Congress, it must depend for its execution, as to such stipulations, on a law or laws to be passed by Congress ; and it is the constitutional right and duty of the House of Representatives, in all such cases, to deliberate on the expediency or inexpediency of carrying such treaty into...
Page 217 - No appropriation shall be reported in any general appropriation bill, or be in order as an amendment thereto, for any expenditure not previously authorized by law, unless in continuation of appropriations for such public works and objects as are already in progress.
Page 205 - April 21, 1836. 20. The clerk shall cause an index to be prepared to the acts passed at every session of Congress, and to be printed and bound with the acts.
Page 209 - If any member, in speaking or otherwise, transgress the rules of the House, the Speaker shall, or any member may, call to order; in which case the member so called...
Page 212 - Columbia to take into consideration all such petitions and matters or things touching the said District as shall be presented, or shall come in question, and be referred to them by the House;' and to report their opinion thereon, together with such propositions rela'.ive thereto as to them shall seem expedient.
Page 209 - No member shall speak more than once to the same question without leave of the House, unless he be the mover, proposer, or introducer of the matter pending, in which case he shall be permitted to speak in reply, but not until every member choosing to speak shall have spoken.
Page 211 - Committee of Ways and Means to take into consideration all such reports of the Treasury Department, and all such propositions relative to the revenue...
Page 207 - When a question is postponed indefinitely, the same shall not be acted upon again during the session. 48. Any member may call for the division of a question, which shall be divided if it comprehend propositions in substance so distinct, that, one being taken away, a substantive proposition shall remain for the decision of the House.
Page 210 - The first named member of any committee shall be the chairman ; and in his absence, or being excused by the house, the next named member, and so on, as often as the case shall happen, unless the committee, by a majority of their number, elect a chairman.