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Robert's Rules of Order The Standard Guide to Parliamentary Procedure

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ISBN-10: 0553225987

ISBN-13: 9780553225983

Edition: N/A

Authors: Will Eisner

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List price: $7.99
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 10/1/1986
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 240
Size: 4.25" wide x 6.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.242

Table of Rules Relating to Motions
Parliamentary Law
Plan of the Work
Definitions and Common Errors
Rules of Order
Introduction of Business
How Introduced
Obtaining the Floor
What Precedes Debate on a Question
What Motions to be in Writing, and How they shall be Divided
Modification of a Motion by Mover
General Classification of Motions
Principal or Main Motions
Subsidiary or Secondary Motions
Incidental Motions
Privileged Motions
Motions and Their Order of Precedence
Privileged Motions
To Fix the Time to which to Adjourn
Questions of Privilege
Orders of the Day
Incidental Motions
Appeal [Questions of Order]
Objection to the Consideration of a Question
Reading Papers
Withdrawal of a Motion
Suspension of the Rules
Subsidiary Motions
Lay on the Table
Previous Question
Postpone to a Certain Day
Commit [or Refer]
Postpone Indefinitely
Miscellaneous Motions
Renewal of a Motion
Committees and Informal Action
Committees Form of their Reports
Committees Reception Reports
Committees Adoption Reports
Committee of the Whole
Informal Consideration of a Question
Debate and Decorum
Undebatable Questions and those Opening the Main Question to Debate
Decorum in Debate
Closing Debate, Methods of
Voting, Various Modes of
Motions Requiring More than a Majority Vote
The Officers and the Minutes
Chairman or President
Clerk, or Secretary, and the Minutes
Order of Business
Amendment of the Rules of Order, etc.
Organization and Conduct of Business
Organization and Meetings
An Occasional or Mass Meeting
Adoption of Resolutions
Committee on Resolutions
Additional Officers
A Convention or Assembly of Delegates
A Permanent Society
First Meeting
Secoind Meeting
Constitutions, By-Laws, Rules of Order and Standing Rules
Officers and Committees
President or Chairman
Secretary, or Clerk, and the Minutes
Introduction of Business
Introduction of Business
Motions Classified According to their Object
To Mofidy or Amend
Commit or refer
To Defer Action
Postpone to a certain time
Lay on the table
To Suppress Debate
Previous Question
An Order Limiting or Closing Debate
To Suppress the Question
Objection to its consideration
Postpone indefinitely
Lay on the Table
To Consider a Question the Second Time
Orders and Rules
Orders of the Day
Special Orders
Suspension of the Rules
Questions of Order
Reading of Papers
Withdrawal of a Motion
Questions of Privilege
To Close a Meeting
Fix the Time to which to Adjourn
Forms of Stating and Putting Questions
Right of an Assembly to Punish its Members
Right of an Assembly to Eject anyone from its Place of Meeting
Rights of Ecclesiastical Tribunals
Trial of Members of Societies
Call of the House