Municipal Register, City of Fitchburg, Massachusetts: 1904

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H.M. Downs Printing Company, 1904

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Page 126 - When a question is under debate the President shall receive no motion, but to adjourn, to lay on the table, for the previous question, to postpone to a day certain, to commit, to amend, or to postpone indefinitely; which several motions shall have precedence in the order in which they stand arranged.
Page 129 - No motion or proposition on a subject different from that under consideration shall be admitted under color of amendment.
Page 118 - ... it shall be sent to the other Board for concurrence ; and when such ordinance shall have so passed...
Page 128 - No member shall speak more than once on one question, to the prevention of any other who has not spoken, and is desirous to speak ; nor more than twice, without leave of the Board.
Page 129 - ... and when a motion is made to refer any subject, and different committees are proposed, the question shall be taken in the following order : — 1.
Page 117 - All reports and other papers submitted to the City Council shall be written in a fair hand, and no endorsement of any kind shall be made on the reports, memorials or other papers referred to a Committee.
Page 126 - Questions shall be propounded in the order in which they are moved ; unless the subsequent motion be previous in its nature, except that in naming sums and fixing times, the largest sum and the longest time shall be put first.
Page 127 - When two or more members rise at the same time, the President shall name the member who is to speak first.
Page 112 - Claims; to consist of two Aldermen and three members of the Common Council. A Committee on Printing; to consist of the Mayor, the President and one member of the Common Council.
Page 117 - No business shall he transacted hy the City Council in convention, except such as shall have been previously agreed on, unless by unanimous consent.

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