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Rules of the House of Representatives

RULES OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE UNITED STATES
One Hundred Ninth Congress


Prepared by Karen L. Haas, Clerk of the House of Representatives, January 3, 2006.

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Contents

I.
  The Speaker
II.
  Other Officers and Officials
III.
  The Members, Delegates, and Resident Commissioner of Puerto Rico
IV.
  The Hall of the House
V.
  Broadcasting the House
VI.
  Official Reporters and News Media Galleries
VII.
  Records of the House
VIII.
  Response to Subpoenas
IX.
  Questions of Privilege
X.
  Organization of Committees
XI.
  Procedures of Committees and Unfinished Business
XII.
  Receipt and Referral of Measures and Matters
XIII.
  Calendars and Committee Reports
XIV.
  Order and Priority of Business
XV.
  Business in Order on Special Days
XVI.
  Motions and Amendments
XVII.
  Decorum and Debate
XVIII.
  The Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union
XIX.
  Motions Following the Amendment Stage
XX.
  Voting and Quorum Calls
XXI.
  Restrictions on Certain Bills
XXII.
  House and Senate Relations
XXIII.
  Code of Official Conduct
XXIV.
  Limitations on Use of Official Funds
XXV.
  Limitations on Outside Earned Income and Acceptance of Gifts
XXVI.
  Financial Disclosure
XXVII.
  Statutory Limit on Public Debt
XXVIII.
  General Provisions

 


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