Fellow-citizens, the legislature being about to close their present session ...

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Fellow-citizens, the legislature being about to close their present session. [S Williams]. Knoxville, November 20th, Fellow-citizens, The legislature being about to close their present session, we have thought it our duty at this late period, to give our constituents a summary of some of the most important proceedings of our deliberations.

Be the first. Fellow-citizens, The legislature being about to close their present session, we have thought it our duty at this late period, to give our constituents a summary of some of the most important proceedings of our deliberations.

by: Williams, S. Fellow citizens of the Senate and House of representatives. Users must make their own assessment of possible legal rights associated with this work in light of their intended use.

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An employee of the Legislative Information Center who can answer questions about the legislature and provide copies of bills, amendments and other legislative documents.

LEGISLATIVE INTENT If the words of a law cannot be clearly interpreted as written, the court may refer to the journal and recordings of floor and committee sessions to.

A citizen legislature is a legislative chamber made up primarily of citizens who have a full-time occupation besides being a legislator. Such citizen legislatures can be found on the state level, as in some U.S. states, or on the national level as in Switzerland.

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Print materials listing call numbers are available in the Indiana Collection (IND.) or in the Indiana Reference () area located on the second floor. (c) During a meeting held pursuant to this section, the legislative body may meet in closed session pursuant to Section if agreed to by a two-thirds vote of the members of the legislative body present, or, if less than two-thirds of the members are present, by a unanimous vote of the members present.

(2) Former members of the Senate shall next select their seats and those with consecutive terms immediately prior to the present session shall have priority over those with the same or a greater number of nonconsecutive terms, and of those not having served immediately prior to the present session, priority shall be consistent with the total number of terms served in the Senate.

The question on matters relating directly to the legislative body requiring only one vote. Adverse Report A committee recommendation that a matter "ought not to pass".

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The linkage between citizens and their government is obviously strengthened when the public has ample opportunity to have their concerns heard by the legislature. Even in countries with weak legislatures subservient to a strong executive, parliaments may play an important role by voicing the concerns of diverse elements of the population.

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State ex rel. Badke v. Greendale Village Board, Wis. 2dN.W.2d ().To end a committee meeting or a legislative session (see also Sine Die). Requires a motion and a second.

The motion is not debatable. ADOPT; To approve an amendment, motion, or resolution. AGENDA (COMMITTEE) A list of proposed actions to be taken at an upcoming committee meeting.

Must be published at least one day before the scheduled meeting.