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act to provide affirmative Briscoe Brown of Bond Brown of Massac Caldwell Cary Casey of Jefferson Casey of Shelby Cavan Clair Clark of Kane Clerk Cloud of Macoupin Cloud of Morgan Clow Cofer committee on judiciary committee was concurred Cook county demanded by five Fleharty Funk Galloway Haines House of Representatives Hundley Illinois Illinois Central Railroad introduced House bill Jones of Crawford Jones of Marshall Kenny King of Cook King of Jersey Knoles Koerner Mayo McElvain McMillan Messrs Miller of Kane Miller of Madison Miller of St Mofflt Morrill Morrison of Cook Morrison of Monroe motion nays being demanded o'clock P. M. Olson ordered printed penitentiary Phelps Piatt Pixley presented a petition railroads read a second referred resolution Rice of Peoria Rice of Sangamon rules were suspended second reading Senate Senate bill Sheldon of Champaign Smith of Ogle Speaker Springer submitted the following Trimble Vocke voting Wight yeas and nays
Page 603 - The navigable waters leading into the Mississippi and St. Lawrence, and the carrying places between the same, shall be common highways, and forever free, as well to the inhabitants of the said territory, as to the citizens of the United States, and those of any other states that may be admitted into the confederacy, without any tax, impost, or duty therefor.
Page 87 - The rules of parliamentary practice, comprised in Jefferson's Manual, shall govern the House in all cases to which they are applicable, and in which they are not inconsistent with the standing rules and orders of the House, and joint rules of the Senate and House of Representatives.
Page 75 - The previous question shall be in this form, " 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...
Page 73 - 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 113 - When a bill or resolution which has been passed in one house shall be rejected in the other, it shall not be brought in during the same session, without a notice of ten days and leave of two-thirds of that house in which it shall be renewed.
Page 46 - The general assembly shall not impose taxes upon municipal corporations, or the inhabitants or property thereof, for corporate purposes...
Page 83 - A motion to strike out the enacting words of a bill shall have precedence of a motion to amend, and, if carried, shall be considered equivalent to its rejection.
Page 87 - No motion or proposition on a subject different from that under consideration shall be admitted under color of amendment.
Page 82 - 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.
Page 83 - 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 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.