Congressional Serial Set Volume 7235

Congressional Serial Set Volume 7235

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: ...even though the two belong to the individuai same casB-Thus, the following are not germane: To a proposition not bill proposing the admission of one Territory into the germane to Union, an amendment for admission of another Terri another. torv (V, 5529); to a bill for the relief of one individual, an amendment proposing similar relief for another (V, 5826-5829); to a resolution providing a special order for one bill, an amendment to include another bill (V, 5834-5836); to a provision for extermination of the cottonboll weevil, an amendment including the gypsy moth (V, 5832); to a provision for a clerk for one committee, an amendment for a clerk to another committee (V, 5833); to bill prohibiting transportation of messages relative to dealing in cotton futures, an amendment adding wheat, corn, etc., held out of order. (Speaker Clark, July 16, 1912, 62d Cong., 2d sess., p. 9142.) To a bill prohibiting importation of goods "made in whole or in part by convict, pauper, or detained labor, or made in whole or in part from materials which have been made in whole or in part or in any manner manipulated by convict or prison labor, ' an amendment prohibiting imporRaie XVI. 779-781. tation of goods made by child labor was held not germane on the ground that labor described in bill constituted a single class of labor. (Ruling by Speaker Clark, Mar. 25, 1914, p. 5481, 2d sess. 63d Cong.) (6) A specific subject may not be amended by a provision general in i 779. A generai nature, even when of the class of the specific subject provision not (V, 5843-5846). Thus, the following are not germane: germane to a To a bill for the admission of one Territory into the specific subject. Union, an amendment providing for the admission of several more

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