Congressional Edition Volume 5147

Congressional Edition Volume 5147

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1907 edition. Excerpt: ...lobby to be cleared. (724) Rule XXIII, section 1. The Chairman of the Committee of the Whole may administer oaths to witnesses in any case under its examination. (1709) Revised Statutes, section 101. The Sergeant-at-Arms, under the direction of the Chairman, maintains order in the Committee of the Whole. (1715) Rule IV, section 1. A Member having defied or disregarded the authority of the Chairman of the Committee of the Whole, the committee has risen and reported to the House. (1632, 16:53) 1-24, Journal, pp. 1209, I225, Globe, p. 484. A Committee of the Whole has directed its Chairman to report not only the bill under consideration, but a resolution describing and proposing action in relation to an alleged breach of privilege. 2-56, Record, p. 2285. The Chairman of the Committee of the Whole has declined to consider a question of order arising in the House just before the committee began to sit. 1-59, Record, p. 7249. It is for the House and not the Chair to decide whether or not a copyrighted article shall be printed in the Congressional Record. 1-56, Record, pp..1167, 3368. It is for the House and not for the Chairman of the Committee of the Whole to determine the privileges of a Member under a general leave to print in the Congressional Record. 3-55, Record, p. 2316. While the Committee of the Whole does not control the Record, the Chairman, in the preservation of order, may direct the exclusion of disorderly words spoken by a Member after he has been called to order. 1-59, Record, pp. 7469, 7472, 747.1. The rule relating to admission to the privileges of the floor applies to the Committee of the Whole and its Chairman as well as to the House and the Speakev. (1744) 2-53, Journal, p. 90, Record, p. 840. After the Chair has declared...show more

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  • Paperback | 264 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 14mm | 476g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236884892
  • 9781236884893