Documents of the Senate of the State of New York, Volume 1

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Page 81 - EVERY bill shall receive three readings previous to its being passed ; and the President shall give notice at each, whether it be the first, second, or third ; which readings shall be on three different days, unless the Senate unanimously direct otherwise...
Page 80 - Every member, when he speaks, shall address the Chair, standing in his place ; and, when he has finished shall sit down. . 4. No member shall speak more than twice in any one debate, on the same day, without leave of the Senate.
Page 79 - Henry I, Stephen, Henry II, Richard I, John, Henry III, Ed-ward I, Edward II, Edward III, Richard II, Henry IV, Henry V, Henry VI, Ed-ward IV, Edward V, Richard III, Henry VII, Henry VIII, Edward VI, Mary...
Page 80 - When the reading of a paper is called for and the same is objected to by any member, it shall be determined by a vote of the House.
Page 82 - No member shall absent himself from the service of the Senate without leave of the Senate first obtained. And in case a less number than a quorum of the Senate shall convene, they are hereby authorized to send the Sergeant-atArms, or any other person or persons by them authorized, for any or all absent members, as the majority of such members present shall agree, at the expense...
Page 80 - No member shall speak to another, or otherwise interrupt the business of the Senate, or read any newspaper, while the journals or public papers are reading, or when any member is speaking in any debate.
Page 81 - The Rules of the Senate shall be observed in the Committee of the Whole, so far as they may be applicable, except limiting the number of times of speaking, and except that the ayes and nays shall not be taken.
Page 86 - Henry V., Henry VI., Edward IV., Richard III., Henry VII., Henry VIII., Edward VI., Philip and Mary...
Page 82 - If a Member be called to order for words spoken, the exceptionable words shall be immediately taken down in writing that the President may be better enabled to judge of the matter.
Page 9 - The assent of two-thirds of the members elected to each branch of the legislature, shall be requisite to every bill appropriating the public moneys or property, for local or private purposes, or creating, continuing, altering, or renewing any body politic or corporate.

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