The Charter and Ordinances of the City of Cambridge ...

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Riverside Press, 1871 - 202 pages

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Page 5 - ... one for the term of one year, one for the term of two years, and one for the term of three years ; and one member of said board shall be elected annually thereafter, who shall hold his office for three years.
Page 155 - When any member is about to speak in debate, or deliver any matter to the House, he shall rise from his seat, and respectfully address himself to "Mr. Speaker," and shall confine himself to the question under debate, and avoid personality.
Page 153 - He shall preserve decorum and order; may speak to points of order in preference to other members...
Page 17 - ... all the rights, immunities, powers and privileges, and shall be subject to all the duties and obligations, now incumbent upon and appertaining to said town as a municipal corporation.
Page 21 - Essex ; and a certificate of such oath having been taken shall be entered in the journal of the mayor and aldermen, and of the common council, by their respective clerks.
Page 33 - Section 14. The senators first elected in the evennumbered senate districts, the governor, lieutenant governor and other state officers first elected under this constitution, shall enter upon the duties of their respective offices on the first Monday of...
Page 158 - House for the receipt of resolutions, unless where the House shall direct otherwise, but shall lie on the table, to be taken up in the order in...
Page 158 - Convention shall be observed in committee of the whole, so far as they may be applicable, except...
Page 155 - Shall the main question be now put?" — and all further amendments or debate of the main question shall be suspended, until the previous question be decided. SECT. 12. When two or more members rise at the same time, the President shall name the member who is first to speak. SECT.
Page 148 - ... to postpone to a day certain, to commit, or to amend; which several motions shall have precedence in the order they stand arranged, and the motion for adjournment shall always be in order, and be decided without debate.

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