SYNOPSIS OF HOUSE PRECEDENTS
THROUGH MAY 25, 2012
§ 1.2 Preservation of Order and Decorum
1.2 - 1. (2010) Distribution of Literature on House Floor
Ruling: It is the decision of the Chair that all materials distributed on the House Floor must display the distributing member’s name.
§ 4.4 Decorum
4.4 - 1. (2011) Discipline Determined by House of Representatives
Ruling: It is the ruling of the Chair that the question of whether or not to discipline a member for conduct or speech is to be determined by the House of Representatives.
§ 6.1 Definitions of the Term “Bill”
6.1 - 1. (2009) Form of Title During Stages of Legislation
Ruling: It is the ruling of the Chair that a substitute amendment lacking a complete title does not violate
House Rule 6.1 and may be considered by the House.