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OFFICIAL INTERPRETATIONS INDEX

ABCDEF |  G |  H |  I |  J |  K |  LMNO
PQRSTUVW |  X |  Y |  Z

A
abstention
   “No” or “none of the above” treated as a. in election, 2006-5
adjournment
    falls to the ground, when motion pending at a., 2006-3
Amend Something Previously Adopted
    to countermand action by board or committee, 2006-13
Assumption of motion by chair, 2007-1

B
ballot
    “No” or “none of the above” treated as abstention in election, 2006-5
blank
    create, out of order after adoption of Previous Question, 2006-14
    Reconsider filling, 2006-15
    undebatable, when filling b., 2006-16
board
    countermanded by assembly, 2006-13
    recount of vote in assembly, may not order, 2006-11
    renew motion rejected or postponed indefinitely by membership,
      may not, 2006-12
bylaws
    rule of order in, 2006-2

C
chair
    assuming motions, 2007-1
    impartiality, 2007-1
    making motions, 2007-1
    seconding motions, 2007-1
change vote
    time limit on, 2006-21
close debate, order providing time to
    Commit and Postpone out of order, 2006-10
Commit
    debate, C. out of order when order provides time for close of, 2006-10
committee
    countermanded by assembly, 2006-13
committees
    Reconsider, may renew defeated motion to, 2006-9
conflicting motions
    Point of Order may be raised at any time, 2006-17
convention
    recount of vote in, board may not order, 2006-11
countermand
    board or committee, how assembly may c., 2006-13
create blank
    Previous Question, motion to c.b. out of order after adoption
      of, 2006-14

D
debate
    blank, filling - when undebatable, 2006-16
debate, order providing time for close of
    Commit and Postpone out of order, 2006-10

E
election
    “No” or “none of the above” treated as abstention, 2006-5

F
factual observation in RONR
    contrasted with rule, 2012-1
falls to the ground
    Lay on the Table, when, 2006-3
    Postpone, when, 2006-3
    Reconsider, when, 2006-3

I
illegal votes, 2006-5

L
Lay on the Table
    falls to the ground, when, 2006-3
Limit or Extend Limits of Debate
    Commit and Postpone out of order when order provides time for
      close of debate, 2006-10

M
minutes
    approval at special meeting, 2012-1
    approval at session of more than one day, 2012-1
    countermanding approval by board or committee, 2006-13
    second, lack of recorded in, 2006-7
motions
    chair's assuming, making, and seconding, 2007-1
motions, conflicting
    Point of Order may be raised at any time, 2006-17

N
“No” or “none of the above” treated as abstention in election, 2006-5

O
Objection to Consideration of a Question
    Suspend the Rules, may not to allow untimely, 2006-20
Official Interpretations
    binding or persuasive, extent, 2006-1; 2011-1

P
Point of Order
    conflicting motions, may be raised at any time, 2006-17
    vote required wrong, must be timely, 2006-18
Postpone
    debate, P. out of order when order provides time for close of, 2006-10
    falls to the ground, when, 2006-3
    Suspend the Rules, cannot, to p. beyond next session or quarterly
      time interval, 2006-8
Postpone Indefinitely
    board may not renew motion postponed indefinitely by membership,
      2006-12
    Objection to Consideration of a Question, alternative to, 2006-20
president
    administrative duties, 2006-2
    removal of, by Suspend the Rules, 2006-2
presiding officer
    authority, source of, 2006-2
    removal of, by Suspend the Rules, 2006-2
presiding officer, temporary
    Suspend the Rules, designated by, 2006-2
Previous Question
    blank, motion to create out of order after adoption of, 2006-14
    Objection to Consideration of a Question, alternative to, 2006-20

Q
quarterly time interval
    effect of session not within, 2006-3

R
Reconsider
    blank, filling, 2006-15
    call up, when can, 2006-4
    in committees, may renew defeated motion to, 2006-9
    falls to the ground, when, 2006-3
recount
    board may not order r. of vote in assembly, 2006-11
    in convention, must usually be ordered before final adjournment,
      2006-11
remove from office
    president, 2006-2
    Suspend the Rules, by, 2006-2
renew motion
    board may not r. m. rejected or postponed indefinitely by
      membership, 2006-12
Rescind
    countermand action by board or committee, 2006-13
resignation
    withdraw, 2006-19
rule of order
    bylaws, in, 2006-2

S
second
    lack of, how recorded in minutes, 2006-7
seconding
    chair, by, 2007-1
session
    ending term of members, effect, 2006-3
    quarterly time interval, effect of s. not within, 2006-3
special meeting
    minutes, approval at, 2012-1
Suspend the Rules
    basic right of individual member, rule protecting, 2006-2
    minority of particular size, rule protecting, 2006-2
    Objection to Consideration of a Question, may not s.r. to allow
      untimely, 2006-20
    Postpone, cannot beyond next session or quarterly time interval, 2006-8
    presiding officer, designate, 2006-2
    remove from office, to, 2006-2
    session, cannot apply to future, 2006-8
    session, effective only for, 2006-2

T
Table, see Lay on the Table
temporary presiding officer
    Suspend the Rules, designated by, 2006-2
timeliness requirement
    change vote, time limit on request to, 2006-21
    conflicting motions, Point of Order may be raised at any time, 2006-17
    Objection to Consideration of a Question, may not Suspend Rules
      to allow untimely, 2006-20
    recount, in convention must usually be ordered before final
      adjournment, 2006-11
    retake vote, time limit on motion to, 2006-21
    unanimous, time limit on motion to make vote, 2006-21
    vote, Point of Order about conduct must be timely, 2006-21
    wrong vote required, Point of Order must be timely, 2006-18

U
unanimous
    time limit on request or motion to make vote u., 2006-21
undebatable
    blank, filling - when u., 2006-16

V
vice-president
    presides when president impeded, 2006-2
    Suspend the Rules, to prevent presiding, 2006-2
vote
    change, time limit on, 2006-21
    denial of right to, remedy, 2006-6
    illegal, 2006-5
     “No” or “none of the above” treated as abstention in election, 2006-5
    Point of Order about conduct of v., time limit on, 2006-21
    retake, time limit on motion to, 2006-21
    unanimous, time limit on motion to make, 2006-21
    wrong v. required, Point of Order must be timely, 2006-18

W
withdraw
    resignation, 2006-19

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