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PRESIDENT to be first addressed by the speaker

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to decide when two or more rise at the same time to speak 5
to decide questions of order

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may call for the sense of the Senate on a question of
order

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may desire a motion to
reduced to writing

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to decide on an equal division -

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decision of, on an equal division, to be taken by the Secre-
tary

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shall put all questions

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may, for a limited time, name a member to perform the
duties of the Chair

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may appoint a chairman, while the Senate are acting as in
committee of the whole

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to give notice of the several readings of bills

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to have the regulation of the parts of the Capitol appropri-
ated to the Senate

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to be assigned the President's chair when attending the de-
liberations of the Senate

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PRESIDING OFFICER of the Senate to have the regulation of certain

parts of the Capitol
PRIVILEGE of admission to the floor, persons entitled to

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Question under debate, when, and by what motions superseded -

may be divided
final, on second reading
to be decided, ay or no
to be put by the President of the Senate
on amending the Constitution, short of the main question,

to be determined by a majority
QUORUM, proceedings when a less number shall have assembled

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READING NEWSPAPERS prohibited while the Journals or public papers

are reading or a member speaking
of a paper called for, and objected to, to be decided by the

Senate .
RECONSIDERATION, motion for, may be made by one of the majority

or by a member of the side that prevailed

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RECONSIDERATION, motion for, must be made within two days after

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motion for, must be made before the subject-matter

is out of possession of Senate
of a question requiring the affirmative vote of two-

thirds, to be determined by a majority
Record, executive, extracts from, prohibited
REFERENCE of petitions, &c., how made
REPORTS of standing committees, when received

of committees, to lie one day
RESOLUTIONS, requiring approbation of the President to amend Consti-

tution, and grant money, to be treated as bills
other, to lie one day
on third reading, amended only by consent
engrossed, recommitted, and reported, to be again read a

second time

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SECRECY enjoined on confidential communications

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enjoined on remarks on persons nominated
enjoined on treaties

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SECRETARY to endorse bills passed, &c.

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to take the decision of the Vice President when the Senate
is equally divided

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to receive from committee, and enter engrossed bills -
to furnish the President with transcripts of executive Jour-
nal

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to attend and take minutes when Senate is convened to any
other place

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to make returns on nominations, from day to day

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to return or deliver no paper, except original treaties, with-
out order of Senate

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to furnish no extract from executive Journal without spe-
cial order -

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to convey messages to House of Representatives
SENATE, proceedings of, when a number less than a quorum shall have

assembled
proceedings of, in quasi committee, to be entered concisely

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ceremonial proceedings when met by the President of the

United States at any other place than the Senate Cham-
ber

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37 Senate, relating to the executive proceedings of

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40 who shall be admitted when engaged in executive or confidential business

40 the proceedings of, to be recorded separately

41 transcripts and extracts from executive records, in what cases furnished

42 votes of, to be entered on Journal

32 contents of memorials and petitions presented to, to be entered on the Journal

32 shall be cleared of all persons except their officers, when acting on executive business

40 executive proceedings of, to be recorded separately from the legislative

41 SPEAKING, among the members, prohibited during debate

2 more than twice in one day, on the same subject, pro

hibited

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TIME, LONGEST, first put TREATIES, proceedings on

to be kept secret, until injunction be removed

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WORDS, exceptionable, shall be taken down, when a call to order is

made by a senator

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YEAs and Nars, to be called alphabetically

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may be required by one-fifth

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to be taken without debate

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after being taken, no member allowed to enter his
vote

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MARGINAL EXPERENCES TO THE RULES OF THE TWO HOUSES OF CONGRESS, WHICH HAVE BEEN

DERIVED THEREFROM,

WITH

AN INDEX.

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