Historical Index to the Manuals of the Corporation of the City of New York: ("Valentine's Manuals") 1841 to 1870, Consisting of Two Thousand Three Hundred and Twenty-five References

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F. P. Harper, 1851 - New York (N.Y.) - 95 pages
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Page 39 - ... bill, resolution, message, report, amendment, or motion upon which the vote was taken shall have gone out of the possession of the Senate...
Page 44 - A motion to adjourn shall always be in order, and shall be decided without debate. XXIV. The previous question, until it is decided, shall preclude all amendments and debate, and shall be put in this form — " Shall the main question be now put ?
Page 28 - Governor, and if he approve, he shall sign it; if not, he shall return it with his objections to the house, in which it shall have originated, which shall enter the objections at large on its journals, and proceed to reconsider it.
Page 40 - All appointments of officers shall be by ballot, unless dispensed with by the consent of the Board, and a majority of the whole number present shall be necessary to constitute a choice. XXXI. No member shall absent himself without permission from the President. XXXII. All committees shall be appointed by the President, unless otherwise ordered by the Board.
Page 40 - Speaker shall, or any member may call him to order ; in which case the member so called to order shall immediately sit down, unless permitted to explain ; and the house shall, if appealed to, decide on the case, but without debate ; if there be no appeal the decision of the chair shall be submitted to. If the decision be in favor of the member called to order, he shall be at liberty to proceed ; if...
Page 32 - ... no act, resolution, or ordinance which shall have passed one Board shall be acted upon by the other Board on the same day, unless by unanimous consent, except in case of invasion, insurrection, or pestilence.
Page 411 - Nederlandts, under the commission and control of their High Mightinesses the Lords States General of the United Netherlands, and the privileged West India Company.
Page 273 - York, as their medical department, under the name of the College of Physicians and Surgeons In the City of New York.
Page 44 - Motion shall be debated or put, unless the same be seconded. When a motion is seconded, it shall be stated by the President before debate and every such motion shall be reduced to writing, if any member desire it.
Page 28 - ... all resolutions and reports of Committees, which shall recommend any specific improvement involving the appropriation of public moneys, or...

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