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No. On Revolutionary Claims, to consist of five members..
34 On Claims, to consist of seven members.....
34 On District of Columbia, to consist of seven members.. On Patents and the Patent office, to consist of five members..
34 On Public Buildings and Grounds, to consist of five members.. On Territories, to consist of seven members
34 On the Pacific Railroad, to consist of nine members..
34 On Mines and Mining, to consist of seven members...
34 To Audit and Control the Contingent Fund, to consist of three members 34 On Printing, to consist of three members....
34 On Engrossed Bills, to consist of three members.
34 On Enrolled Bills, to consist of three members..
34 STANDING committees, the Senate will proceed, by ballot, severally to
appoint the chairman of each committee, and then, by one ballot, the other members necessary to complete the same; and a majority of the whole number of votes given shall be necessary to
choice of a chairman of a standing committee. All other committees shall be appointed by ballot, and a plurality of votes shall make a choice. In the appointment of the ....
35 STANDING committee shall first be put. When motions are made for reler
ence of the same subject to a select committee and to a standing committee, the question on reference to the..
36 STATES, not referred to the Committee on Printing. Motions to print docu
ments from the legislatures or conventions lawfully called of the..... 34 STRIKE out and insert shall not be divided. A motion to.....
12 STRIKE out and insert one proposition shall not prevent a motion to strike
out and insert a different proposition, nor a motion simply to strike out, nor shall the rejection of this prevent a motion to strike out and insert. A motion to ...
... 12 SUBJECT or matter shall have been referred to a committee, any other sub
ject or matter of a similar nature may, on motion, be referred to such committee. When any
35 Som first put. In filling blanks the largest...
13 SUSPEND the 16th and 17th joint rules, &c., always in order, &c. A motion to
53 SUSPENSION or amendment of a rule. One day's notice to be given of a motion for the......
TABLE, and read before being debated. A motion made and seconded shall
be reduced to writing, if desired, delivered in at the ... TABLE, &c. (See Rule.) When a question is under debate no motion sball
be received but to lie on the......
of committees shall lie on the ....
may be appointed by the Presiding Officer, &c. When the Senate
shall consider &.....
until the Senate shall, by their resolution, take off the injunction of
tary without an order of the Senate for that purpose. No paper, except
amendinent to the Constitution is under consideration the concurrence
any member who votes on that side which prevailed in the question
UNANIMOUS consent of the members present. On the third reading of any
bill, &c., no amendment shall be received unless by the...... 23
day shall be assigned for their consideration, unless the Senate...... 37
VERBAL statement of contents of a petition, &c., to be made before being
VICE-PRESIDENT, or President of the Senate pro tem., shall have the right
to name a member to perform the duties of the chair; but such substi.
chair, &c. When the Senate shall consider a treaty, bill, or resolution
Senate, if made same day or within two next days of actual session.
On motion by one of the majority, the reconsideration of a...... 20
that exception, a plurality of votes will make a choice. In the appoint-
ment of the chairman of standing committees a majority of all the... 35
shall be decided by a majority of votes. When two-thirds are requi-
WITHDRAWN by the mover before decision, amendment, or ordering of the
yeas and pays, except a motion to reconsider, &c. Any motion may be 10
Yeas and nays are ordered, a motion cannot be withdrawn by the mover
without leave of the Senate. When the .... YEAS and nays, and on a call of the house, the names of the members shall
be taken alphabetically. In taking the...... YEAs and nays shall be called for by one-fifth of the Senators present, each
shall answer, without debate, unless excused for special reason. When
the.... Yeas and nays are taken, no member shall vote after the decision is
announced from the Chair. When the..... YEAS and nays.
Every question shall be put by the President of the Senate, and the members shall-signify their assent or dissent by answer
ing aye or no, or by...... Yeas and nays are being called, &c. Messengers are introduced in any
46 OF THE
state of business, except while the...
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES U. S., ,
JOINT RULES OF THE TWO HOUSES,
SO MUCH OF JEFFERSON'S MANUAL AS UNDER THE RULES GOVERNS THE
OF ITS MEMBERS.
JOHN M. BARCLAY,
JOURNAL CLERK OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES U.S.