Journal of the Proceedings of the Legislative Council of the Territory of Florida at Its ... Session (Google eBook)

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1842 - Florida
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Page 273 - ... to accept and execute all such trusts, of every description, as may be committed to them by any person or persons whatsoever, or may be transferred to them...
Page 7 - The speaker shall take the chair every day precisely at the hour to which the House shall have adjourned on the preceding day: — Shall immediately call the members to order, and on the appearance of a quorum shall cause the journal of the preceding day to be read.
Page 197 - When the reading of a paper is called for, and the same is objected to by any member, it shall be determined by a vote of the House.
Page 7 - 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, on which appeal no member shall speak more than once, unless by leave of the House.
Page 45 - The governor shall publish throughout the said territory, all the laws which shall be made, and shall from time to time, report the same to the President of the United States, to be laid before Congress; which, if disapproved of by Congress, shall thenceforth be of no force.
Page 7 - Every member, when he speaks, shall address the Chair, standing in his place ; and, when he has finished shall sit down.
Page 98 - Resolved, That a copy of this preamble and resolution be sent to the President of these United States, and in addition that they be given greatest publicity.
Page 43 - Subject to the joint action of the Vice President of the United States and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the jurisdiction and control including the care and maintenance of the legislative garage.
Page 7 - When a member shall be called to order, he shall sit down until the President shall have determined whether he is in order or not; and every question of order shall be decided by the President without debate; but, if there be a doubt in his mind, he may call for the sense of the Senate.
Page 184 - Freeborn, from the Committee on Enrolled bills, made the following report: The Committee on Enrolled Bills would respectfully report that owing to the absence of the Chairman of this Commitee, Bill No.

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