Rules Chart

Motions Active Rules Governing
Pending Motion Discussion Needs Amend Vote Reconsider
Fix time to adjourn to No debate Second Yes Majority Yes
Adjourn No debate Second No Majority No
Recess No debate Second Yes Majority No
Question of Privilege No debate



Call for the orders of the day No debate



Lay on the table No debate Second No Majority No
Previous Question No debate Second No Two-third Yes
Limit/Extend debate No debate Second Yes Two-third Yes
Postpone to a certain time Debate Second Yes Majority Yes
Refer to a committee Debate Second Yes Majority Yes
Amendment Secondary Debate Second No Majority Yes
Amendment Primary Debate Second Yes Majority Yes
Postpone Indefinitely Debate Second No Majority Yes
Main Motion Debate Second Yes Majority Yes

Use the checkboxes to show the various motions that are pending and the radio button to show the current motion.