A Journal of the Proceedings of the House of Representatives of the ... General Assembly of the State of Florida, at Its ... Session (Google eBook)

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Page 53 - All courts shall be open, and every man for an injury done him in his lands, goods, person, or reputation, shall have remedy by due course of law, and right and justice administered without sale, denial, or delay.
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, on which appeal no member shall speak more than once, unless by leave of the house.
Page 39 - Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Florida in General Assembly convened.
Page 78 - That a committee of three members be appointed on the part of the House, to join such committee as may be appointed on the part of the Senate, to wait on the President of the United States and inform him that a quorum of the two houses has assembled, and that Congress is ready to receive any communication he may be pleased to make.
Page 19 - When a question is under debate, no motion shall be received but to adjourn, to lie on the table, to postpone indefinitely, to postpone to a day certain...
Page 24 - It shall be the duty of the Committee of Elections to examine and report upon the certificates of election or other credentials of the members returned to serve in this House, and to take into their consideration all such petitions, and other matters touching elections and returns, as shall or may be presented, or come into question, and be referred to them by the House.
Page 21 - ... to postpone to a day certain, to commit, or to amend; which several motions shall have precedence in the order they stand arranged, and the motion for adjournment shall always be in order, and be decided without debate.
Page 21 - Every member, when he speaks, shall address the Chair, standing in his place ; and, when he has finished shall sit down.
Page 97 - That there shall be granted to each State specified in the first section of this act five hundred thousand acres of land for purposes of internal improvement : Provided, that to each of the said States which has already received grants for said purposes, there is hereby granted no more than a quantity of land which shall, together with the amount such State has...
Page 20 - 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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