House Rules

2015 – 2016 House Rules

Adopted January 7, 2015

DUTIES OF THE SPEAKER
1. Calling the body to order.
2. Decorum, order and appeal.
3. Appointing committees.
4. Referral of bills, etc., to committees.
5. Voting: conditions of.
6. Signing of bills, warrants, subpoenas, etc.
7. Authority to clear gallery.
8. Designating a substitute to preside.

House Rules - 2013

2013 – 2014 House Rules

As of January 2, 2013

DUTIES OF THE SPEAKER

1. Calling the body to order.
2. Decorum, order and appeal.
3. Appointing committees.
4. Referral of bills, etc., to committees.
5. Voting: conditions of.
6. Signing of bills, warrants, subpoenas, etc.
7. Authority to clear gallery.
8. Designating a substitute to preside.

DECORUM AND DEBATE