The Chief Purposes of Motions
Purpose Motion
Present an idea for consideration/action Main Motion
Resolution
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Presiding Chief Purpose-of_motions

Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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Transcripts - Presiding Chief Purpose-of_motions

  • 1. The Chief Purposes of Motions Purpose Motion Present an idea for consideration/action Main Motion Resolution Consider Informally Improve a pending motion Amend Division of Question Regulate or cut off debate Limit (extend) Debate Close Debate (Question!) Delay a decision Refer to Committee Postpone Definitely Postpone Temporarily Recess Suppress a proposal Postpone Temporarily Withdraw a motion Meet an emergency Question of Privilege Suspend the Rules Gain information on a pending motion Parliamentary Inquiry - request for Information - request to ask member a question Question of Privilege Question the decision of the presiding officer Point of Order Appeal from decision of chair Enforce rights and privileges Division of Assembly Division of Question Parliamentary Inquiry Point of Order Appeal from decision of chair Consider a question again Resume consideration Reconsider Rescind Renew a Motion Change an action already taken Reconsider Rescind Amend by new motion Terminate a meeting Adjourn Recess

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