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House practice : a guide to the rules, precedents, and procedures of the House / Charles W. Johnson, Parliamentarian of the House, 1994-2004, John V. Sullivan, Parliamentarian of the House, 2004-2012, Thomas J. Wickham, Jr., Parliamentarian of the House, 2012-.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM Y 1.2:P 88/2/2017 (Text) 00000106376460 General Federal documents Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780160937842
  • ISBN: 0160937841
  • Physical Description: vi, 1055 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: [Fourth edition].
  • Publisher: Washington, DC : U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2017.
  • Distributor: Washington, DC : For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S., U.S. Government Publishing Office.

Content descriptions

General Note: "115th Congress, 1st session"--Cover.
Shipping list no.: 2017-0227-P.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Adjournment -- Amendments -- Appeals -- Appropriations -- Assembly of Congress -- Bills and resolutions -- Budget process -- Calendar Wednesday -- Calendars -- Chamber, rooms, and galleries -- Committees -- Committees of the Whole -- Conferences between the Houses -- Congressional procedures enacted in law -- Congressional Record -- Consideration and debate -- Contempt -- Delegates and Resident Commissioner -- Discharging measures from Committees -- District of Columbia business -- Division of the question for voting -- Election contests and disputes -- Election of members -- Electoral counts ; Selection of President and Vice President -- Ethics ; Committee on Ethics -- Germaneness of amendments -- Impeachment -- Journal -- Lay on the table -- Messages between the Houses -- Morning hour ; Call of Committees -- Motions -- Oaths -- Office of Speaker -- Officers and offices -- Order of business ; Privileged business -- Points of order ; Parliamentary inquiries -- Postponement -- Previous question -- Private calendar -- Question of consideration -- Questions of privilege -- Quorums -- Reading, passage, and enactment -- Recess -- Recognition -- Reconsideration -- Refer and recommit -- Resolutions of inquiry -- Rules and precedents of the House -- Senate Bills ; Amendments between the Houses -- Special orders of business -- Suspension of rules -- Unanimous-consent agreements -- Unfinished business -- Unfunded mandates -- Veto procedure -- Voting -- Withdrawal.
Subject: United States. Congress. House > Rules and practice.
Parliamentary practice > United States.

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