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Page xcvi - RULE 2. The chairman shall decide all questions of order, subject to an appeal to the board at the request of any two members. When an appeal is taken the chairman may address the board upon the point of order in dispute, and the question shall be put, "Shall the decision of the chair stand?
Page 5 - Shall the main question be now put ?'' It shall only be admitted when demanded by a majority of the members present, and its effect shall be to put an end to all debate, and bring the house to a direct vote upon amendments reported by a committee, if any, upon pending amendments, and then upon the main question.
Page 4 - Touching the duty of the Speaker. 1. He 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 6 - These rules may be altered or amended by a vote of two-thirds of the board, by the member or members...
Page 5 - The previous question shall be put in this form: "Shall the
Page 5 - Any member may call for a division of the question, when the sense will admit of it; but a motion to strike out and insert shall not be divided.
Page 9 - Fourth. The market value, or, if no market value then the actual value, of the shares of stock. "Fifth. The total amount of all indebtedness, except the indebtedness for current expenses, excluding from such expenses the amount paid for the purchase or improvement of property. "Sixth. The assessed valuation of all its tangible property.
Page xcvi - When a motion is made and seconded, it shall be stated by the Speaker; or, being in writing, it shall be handed to the Chair, and read aloud by the Clerk before debated. 30. Every motion shall be reduced to writing if the Speaker or any member desire it. 31. After a motion is stated by the Speaker...
Page xcvi - Chairman shall name the member who shall speak first. 8. No member shall speak more than twice on the same question, nor more than once without leave of the Board, until every member wishing to speak shall have spoken.
Page 5 - The House may also, at any time, on motion seconded by a. majority of the members present, close all debate upon a pending amendment, or an amendment thereto, and cause the question to be put thereon ; and this shall not preclude any further amendment or debate upon the bill.

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