Parliamentary Procedure
                                      S = requires a second
                                      D = requires discussion
                                      A = permits amendment
                                      I = may interrupt speaker
                                      M = requires a majority
                                      N = no vote required
                                      C = chair
                                    2/3 = two-thirds vote required
                                      R = reconsideration permitted
                                      S = second NOT required
                                      etc.

          "INCIDENTAL MOTIONS"
     Parliamentary inquiry            S D A  N  R I 
     Point of order                   S D A  C  R I
     Appeal from chair's decision     S D A  M  R
     Division of assembly             S D A  N  R
     Suspend the rules                S D A 2/3 R
     Modify or withdraw motion        S D A  M  R
     Divide a motion                  S D A  M  R
     Point of information             S D A  N  R
     Create a blank                   S D A  M  R
     Object to consideration          S D A 2/3 R

          "PRIVILEGED MOTIONS"
13   To fix time to which to adjourn  S D A  M  R
12   To adjourn                       S D A  M  R
11   To take a recess                 S D A  M  R
10   Question of Privilege            S D A  N  R I
 9   Call for the Order of the Day    S D A  N  R I

          "SUBSIDIARY MOTIONS"
 8   To table                         S D A  M  R
 7   To close debate (call question)  S D A 2/3 R
 6   To modify debate                 S D A 2/3 R
 5   To postpone to a certain time    S D A  M  R
 4   To refer to committee            S D A  M  R
 3   To amend                         S D A  M  R
 2   To postpone indefinitely         S D A  M  R (+ only)

          "MAIN MOTION"
 1   Main Motion                      S D A  M  R

 

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