Committee: Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction

Event Id Proposal Name Sub-type Subdecisions Proposal Kind Motion Text Source Additional Sources
870652 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
870672 Motion to Appoint and Authorize a Clerk and Stenographer None 0 PROCEDURE Ordered, That Wm. Blair Lord (of New York City) be appointed clerk and stenographer of this Committee; and that the Chairman be instructed to obtain from the Senate the necessary authority for his employment. Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
870655 Motion to Appoint a Sub-Committee to Wait on the President None 0 PROCEDURE That a sub-committee, to consist of three members, be appointed to wait on the President and request him to defer all further executive action in regard to reconstruction until this Committee shall have taken action on that subject. Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
870669 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129032 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
870675 Report on Meeting with the President AGENDAITEM 0 PROCEDURE [That the sub-committee report on their discussion with the President.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129042 Motion to Postpone the Joint Resolution until the Evening None 0 PROCEDURE [That the further consideration of the subject be postponed till this evening.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
870682 Motion to Postpone the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the further consideration of the resolution be postponed for the present.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129044 Motion to Take a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee take a recess till 7 1/2 o'clock this evening.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129046 Motion to Resume Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction reassemble.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
870697 Motion to Resume Consideration of the Joint Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the consideration of the joint resolution submitted by Mr. Stevens be resumed.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129050 Motion to Postpone the Joint Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That further consideration of the joint resolution be postponed until the next meeting of the Committee.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129052 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn till Friday next at 10 1/2 o'clock A. M.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129140 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
681851 Motion to Resume Consideration of Mr. Stevens' Joint Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the consideration of the joint resolution submitted by Mr. Stevens be resumed.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129564 Motion to Appoint and Refer Propositions to a Sub-Committee on the Apportionment of Representation and Constitutional Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That a sub-committee be created to prepare and report to this Committee a proposition upon the subject of apportionment of representatives in Congress.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129728 Motion to Refer Mr. Bingham's Constitutional Amendment to the Sub-Committee on Apportionment and Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Bingham's proposed amendment be referred to the sub-committee just authorized.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129734 Motion to Refer Mr. Stevens' Second Constitutional Amendment to the Sub-Committee on Apportionment and Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Stevens' resolution be referred to the sub-committee just authorized.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129737 Motion to Authorize the Chairman to Appoint Members of the Sub-Committee on Apportionment and Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That the remaining members of the sub-committee, authorized at this meeting, be appointed by the Chairman of the Joint Committee.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663557 Motion to Appoint Sub-Committees to Examine and Report on the Condition of the Southern States None 0 PROCEDURE [That sub-committees, each comprised of two members, be appointed to examine and report upon the present condition of the States composing the late so-called Confederate States of America, and not now represented in Congress.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663560 Motion to Authorize the Chairman to Appoint Members of the Sub-Committees None 0 PROCEDURE [That the sub-committees above authorized be appointed by the Chairman of the Joint Committee.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663785 Motion to Refer All Contested Election Documents to the Appropriate Sub-Committee None 0 PROCEDURE [That all contested election documents be referred to the appropriate sub-committee.] Editorial Decisions
129757 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn to 11 A. M. on Monday next.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663810 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663813 Motion to Appoint Three Members to the Sub-Committees None 0 PROCEDURE [That the various sub-committees authorized on motion of Mr. Bingham, at the last meeting of the Committee, shall consist of three members each instead of two members.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663817 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129822 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129831 Motion to Separate Article C None 0 PROCEDURE [That the last article be separated from whichever of the other two should be adopted by the Committee, and be considered by itself.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
870770 Motion to Act on Article B None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee take the second named of the alternative proposed articles as the basis of their action.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129883 Motion to Report Article B to the House and Senate None 0 PROCEDURE Ordered, That the Chairman of the Senate portion of the Joint Committee (Mr. Fessenden), and the Chairman of the House portion of the Joint Committee (Mr. Stevens), be instructed to report as early as practicable to their respective Houses, the proposed amendment to the Constitution of the United States, this day agreed upon by the Joint Committee, and recommend its adoption by the same. Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129887 Motion for Leave to Submit a Minority Report to the House of Representatives None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Rogers have leave to submit to the House of Representatives a report setting forth the views of the minority of the Joint Committee upon the proposed amendment.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129890 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
129899 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
887688 Motion to Resume Consideration of Article C None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee resume the consideration of the third amendment to the Constitution proposed by the sub-committee on the basis of representation.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
132154 Motion to Refer Article C to a Select Committee None 0 PROCEDURE [That the proposed amendment be referred to a select committee of three to be appointed by the chairman, with instruction to carefully review the same.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
132159 Motion to Partially Remove the Injunction of Secrecy None 0 PROCEDURE [That the injunction of secrecy be removed so far as to allow any member of the Committee to announce in his place in Congress the substance and nature of the proposed amendment to the Constitution of the United States, under consideration by the Committee this morning.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
132161 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
132186 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
132227 Motion to Report Article C to the Senate None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Chairman be instructed to report the joint resolution as amended to the Senate, and recommend its adoption by Congress.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
132238 Motion to Postpone Article C None 0 PROCEDURE [That the further consideration of the joint resolution be postponed until the next meeting of the Committee.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
132242 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659167 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
901255 Motion to Consider H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee proceed to consider the joint resolution.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659497 Motion to Report H. Res. 51 to the House and Recommend Its Passage None 0 PROCEDURE [That the joint resolution as modified be reported back to the House of Representatives, with a recommendation that the same do pass.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659179 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659502 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659505 Motion to Resume Consideration of Article C None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee resume consideration of the proposition amending the Constitution of the United States.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659514 Motion to Report Article C to the House and Senate None 0 PROCEDURE [That the proposition amending the Constitution of the United States be reported to Congress for adoption.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659515 Motion to Postpone Article C None 0 PROCEDURE [That the further consideration of the same be postponed for the present.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659518 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659523 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
899123 Motion to Resume Consideration of Article C None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee resume consideration of Article C.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659527 Motion to Report Article C to the House and the Senate None 0 PROCEDURE [That the joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States be reported to the two Houses of Congress.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659531 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659679 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659682 Motion for Mr. Johnson to Take the Chair None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Johnson take the chair in absence of the Chairman.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
896611 Update on Mr. Fessenden's Health AGENDAITEM 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Fessenden was recovering and would probably be out next week.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659900 Motion to Meet at 10 A. M. None 0 PROCEDURE [That when the Committee adjourn to-day it be to meet at 10 A.M. on Monday next.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659832 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
659902 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
660104 Motion to Resume Consideration of the Plan of Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee resume the consideration of the joint resolution pending at the adjournment on Saturday.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
662757 Motion for Leave to Withdraw the Joint Resolution on the Restoration of States None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Stevens have leave to withdraw the joint resolution submitted by him on Saturday, so far as the same related to the admission of the states lately in insurrection, be withdrawn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
662770 Motion to Report the Joint Resolution and Bill to the House and Senate None 0 PROCEDURE [That the chairmen of the Senate and House portions of the joint committee (Messrs. Fessenden and Stevens) be instructed to report the joint resolution and bill agreed upon by the Committee to their respective houses; and that they ask permission to submit reports upon the same at some future time.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
662771 Motion to Report the Joint Resolution and Bill to the House and Senate with Reports None 0 PROCEDURE [That the chairmen of the Senate and House portions of the joint committee (Messrs. Fessenden and Stevens) be instructed to report the joint resolution and bill agreed upon by the Committee to their respective houses; and that they be instructed to prepare reports to accompany the same.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
660172 Motion for Leave to Submit a Minority Report None 0 PROCEDURE [That the minority of the Committee be granted leave to prepare and submit their views in the shape of reports.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
660174 Motion to Meet at 10:30 A. M. None 0 PROCEDURE [That when the Committee adjourn to-day, it be to meet on Wednesday next at 10 1/2 o'clock A. M.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
660177 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee now adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
660496 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
896799 Motion to Resume Consideration of the Motions to Report None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee resume consideration of the pending question.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663002 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the Committee directed the joint resolution and bill adopted by the Committee to be reported to the two houses of Congress be reconsidered.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
660548 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn until Saturday next, at 10 1/2 o'clock A. M.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
660551 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
660562 Motion to Resume Consideration of the Joint Resolution and Bill None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee resume consideration of the joint resolution and bill.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663038 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the section proposed by Mr. Harris was rejected be reconsidered.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663043 Motion to Adopt Section 5 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the section granting power to Congress to enforce the provisions of the article be adopted.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663047 Motion to Consider the Exclusions as a Separate Bill None 0 PROCEDURE [That that portion relating to certain persons to be excluded from office be considered as a separate bill.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663155 Motion to Adopt the Fifth Clause of the Bill None 0 PROCEDURE [That the fifth clause be agreed to.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663250 Motion to Report the Joint Resolution and Bills to the House and the Senate with Reports None 0 PROCEDURE [That the joint resolution and bills adopted by the Committee to-day be reported on Monday next to the two houses of Congress, and that leave be asked to submit at some future time reports to accompany the same.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663251 Motion for a Division of the Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That a separate vote be taken upon the joint resolution and bills.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663259 Motion to Report the Plan of Reconstruction to the House and the Senate None 0 PROCEDURE [That the joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States be reported to the House and the Senate.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
736126 Motion to Report the First Bill to the House and the Senate None 0 PROCEDURE The next question was upon reporting the bill to provide for restoring to the States lately in insurrection their full political rights. Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663262 Motion to Report the Second Bill to the House and the Senate None 0 PROCEDURE [That the bill declaring certain persons ineligible to office under the government of the United States be reported to both Houses of Congress.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663264 Motion for Leave to Submit a Minority Report None 0 PROCEDURE [That the minority of the Committee have leave to submit minority reports.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663267 Motion to Partially Remove the Injunction of Secrecy None 0 PROCEDURE [That the injunction of secrecy be removed, so-far as relates to the results of the action of the Committee at this session.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
663271 Motion to Provide Copies of the Joint Resolutions and Bills to the Agent of the Associated Press and Newspapers None 0 PROCEDURE [That the stenographer of this Committee be authorized to furnish to the agent of the associated press, and the correspondents of such newspapers as may apply to him, copies of the joint resolution and bills adopted by the Committee to-day, after the same shall have been submitted to and approved by the Chairman.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
661257 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
898723 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
898728 Motion to Submit the Report to the House and Senate None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Chairmen of the Senate and House portions of the Joint Committee be instructed to submit the report just adopted to their respective houses.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
898729 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
898730 Attestation of the Clerk AGENDA_ITEM 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal be attested.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
740595 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
901092 Motion to Read Mr. Stevens' Substitute for H. R. 543 None 0 PROCEDURE [That House Bill (Substitute for House Bill No. 543) be read.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
901094 Motion to Read H. R. 543 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the original Bill (H. R. 543) be read.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
901099 Motion for Leave to Modify the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Stevens' be granted leave to modify his resolution.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
740604 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
736275 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee come to order.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
736278 Motion to Make Committee Proceedings Confidential None 0 PROCEDURE On motion of the Chairman, it was agreed that the proceedings of the Committee should be considered as secret and confidential. Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
736280 Motion to Postpone Mr. Stevens' Resolution and Consider S. 564 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the further consideration of pending resolution be postponed, and Senate Bill 564 be taken up.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
901662 Motion to Read S. 564 None 0 PROCEDURE [That S. 564 be read.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
736318 Motion to Report the Bill to the Senate and the House None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Chairmen of the Senate and House portions of the Committee report the bill to their respective bodies.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
736320 Motion to Report the Bill to the House None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Stevens report the bill as amended to the House.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
736322 Motion to Report H. R. 543 Back to the House None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. R. 543 be reported back to the House.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction
736324 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee adjourn.] Journal of the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction

Committee: The Senate

Event Id Proposal Name Sub-type Subdecisions Proposal Kind Motion Text Source Additional Sources
125068 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
125358 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Edgar H. Gray, the Chaplain to the Senate for the Thirty-Ninth Congress.] The Congressional Globe
125534 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Mr. Poland None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the credentials be read, the prescribed oaths administered to Mr. Poland by the Chair, and that he be admitted to his seat. The Congressional Globe
125366 Motion to Lay the Protest on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move that it lie on the table until the Committee on the Judiciary be organized. The Congressional Globe
125372 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: John P. Stockton None 0 PROCEDURE If no objection be made, Mr. Stockton will be good enough to come forward and take the oaths prescribed by the Constitution and laws. The Congressional Globe
840148 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce S. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask leave to introduce a bill of which no notice has been given. The Congressional Globe
840158 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Lay S. 1 on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move that it lie on the table until the committees are appointed. The Congressional Globe
840161 Motion to Print S. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the bill be printed. The Congressional Globe
125545 Motion to Set the Daily Meeting Time of the Senate None 0 PROCEDURE [That the hour of the daily meeting of the Senate be twelve o’clock, meridian, until otherwise ordered.] The Congressional Globe
861855 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
125540 Motion to Inform the House that a Quorum of the Senate has Assembled None 0 PROCEDURE I move, then, that the Secretary be directed to inform the House of Representatives that a quorum of the Senate has assembled, and that the Senate is ready to proceed to business. The Congressional Globe
125547 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I now repeat the motion to adjourn. The Congressional Globe
125549 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate be called to order.] The Congressional Globe
125551 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Edgar H. Gray, Chaplain of the Senate.] The Congressional Globe
125553 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday was read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
127864 Motion to Concur in the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate concur in the concurrent resolution just received from the House. The Congressional Globe
127866 Motion to Refer the Resolution to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE I move that that resolution be referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, which will take precedence of the motion of the Senator from Ohio. The Congressional Globe
127885 Motion to Read the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE The resolution from the House of Representatives will now be read. The Congressional Globe
128053 Motion to Lay the Credentials on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I therefore ask that they may lie upon the table and await the further action of the body. The Congressional Globe
863060 Motion for a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate take a recess until one o'clock. The Congressional Globe
863062 Motion for a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the recess be extended until two o'clock. The Congressional Globe
128059 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
128061 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
128063 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Edgar H. Gray, Chaplain of the Senate.] The Congressional Globe
128065 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
128068 Motion for the Senate to Proceed to the Election of Standing Committees None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate proceed to the election of the standing committees. The Congressional Globe
128070 Motion to Suspend the Rules None 0 PROCEDURE I move to suspend the rule, by unanimous consent, which requires the election of the chairmen of the committees to be made by ballot, and that they be made by nomination. The Congressional Globe
866729 Motion to Appoint Standing Committees None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the following list of committees be appointed[.] The Congressional Globe
867612 Motion to Refer S. 1 to the Committee on the District of Columbia None 0 PROCEDURE [That S.1 be referred to the Senate Committee on the District of Columbia.] The Congressional Globe
128074 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
128076 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
128078 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Edgar H. Gray, Chaplain of the Senate.] The Congressional Globe
128080 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Wednesday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
128083 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
128092 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
128094 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
128096 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
128098 Motion to Consider the Resolution Appointing a Joint Committee of Fifteen None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate take up the resolution from the House of Representatives, appointing a committee to inquire into the condition of the States which formed the so-called confederate States of America. The Congressional Globe
128113 Motion to Refer the Resolution to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE I move to refer it to the Committee on the Judiciary. The Congressional Globe
128174 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Mr. Anthony's Second Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE I ask for the yeas and nays on the amendment which is now pending. The Congressional Globe
128181 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE The Chair will suggest that it is not within the rules of order for the proceedings of the House of Representatives to be discussed here. The Congressional Globe
128192 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Mr. Cowan's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on Mr. Cowan's amendment.] The Congressional Globe
128198 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the yeas and nays on the passage of the resolution. The Congressional Globe
128202 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Mr. Dixon's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE I ask for the yeas and nays upon this amendment. The Congressional Globe
128210 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I now renew my motion that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
128417 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
128420 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
128423 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE The Journal of yesterday was read and approved. The Congressional Globe
128438 Motion to Refer S. Res. 1 to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE [That S. Res. 1 be referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.] The Congressional Globe
128458 Motion to Consider S. 9 None 0 PROCEDURE I move to take up Senate bill No. 9, to maintain the freedom of the inhabitants in the States declared in insurrection and rebellion by the proclamation of the President of the 1st of July, 1862. The Congressional Globe
128461 Motion to Read S. 9 None 0 PROCEDURE I should like to have the bill read. The Congressional Globe
680770 Motion to Consider S. 9 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate proceed to consideration of S. 9 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
868509 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
868512 Renewal of the Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I renew my motion. The Congressional Globe
870221 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
870223 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. Edgar H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
870225 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
128480 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
128482 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. Edgar H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
128484 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Thursday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
128488 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
129909 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
129919 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
680669 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
129925 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Allow the President pro Tempore to Appoint Members of the Joint Committee of Fifteen None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the members on the part of the Senate of the joint committee to consider the condition of the States lately in rebellion be appointed by the President pro tempore. The Congressional Globe
129960 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
129965 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
129968 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray] The Congressional Globe
898919 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
130058 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 9 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume the consideration of S. 9 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
130165 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
130167 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
130170 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
130372 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 9 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move to take up Senate bill No. 9, on which I desire to make a few remarks. The Congressional Globe
870135 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
130434 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
130437 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
130441 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Thursday, December 21, 1865, be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
130484 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
130486 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
130488 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
130490 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
130492 Motion to Refer the Credentials and Memorial to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE I now move that those papers be taken from the table and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. The Congressional Globe
130495 Motion to Lay the Credentials on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move that they lie upon the table, as that I believe has been the course taken with the credentials from the southern States. The Congressional Globe
130502 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
130506 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
130508 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. C. B. Boynton, Chaplain to the House of Representatives.] The Congressional Globe
130510 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
903948 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Act on the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that it may be acted upon at the present time. The Congressional Globe
130515 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
867644 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
867648 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
867651 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
867654 Motion to Consider S. 1 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate proceed to the consideration of the bill (S. No. 1) to regulate the elective franchise in the District of Columbia. The Congressional Globe
867662 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
130517 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
130519 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Dr. Gillette, of Washington, District of Columbia.] The Congressional Globe
130521 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and adopted.] The Congressional Globe
131480 Notice of a Motion to Consider S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE I desire to give notice that when these bills shall have been printed, with the amendments, I will call the attention of the Senate to them at an early day. The Congressional Globe
131485 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
840628 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
840630 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
840632 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
843516 Motion to Consider S. 61 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate now proceed to the consideration of Senate bill No. 61, to protect all persons in the United States in their civil rights, and furnish the means of their vindication. The Congressional Globe
848719 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
867726 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
867728 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
867730 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
867734 Motion to Postpone Prior Orders and Consider S. 1 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate postpone the present and all prior orders, and proceed to the consideration of Senate bill No. 1. The Congressional Globe
867732 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
867740 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
867742 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
867744 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
867745 Motion to Correct the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal be corrected.] The Congressional Globe
867749 Notification of the Special Order None 0 PROCEDURE Mr. President, I believe the time fixed for the consideration of the special order has arrived. The Congressional Globe
867755 Motion to Postpone Prior Orders and Resume Consideration of S. 1 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the bill that was set aside for to-day at one o'clock be now taken up. The Congressional Globe
867765 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
131593 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
131595 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
131597 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
131606 Motion to Lay the Credentials on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE In compliance with the previous practice of the Senate in such cases, these credentials will be received, if there be no objection, and laid upon the table. The Congressional Globe
131610 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I renew my motion. The Congressional Globe
131630 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
131632 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
131634 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
131680 Motion to Lay the Credentials on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I therefore simply move that this certificate do, for the present, lie upon the table. The Congressional Globe
131696 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. The Congressional Globe
131700 Motion to Lay the Credentials on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the credentials lie upon the table. The Congressional Globe
131707 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
131872 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
131874 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
131890 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I arose for the purpose of moving an adjournment; it is Saturday afternoon, and I make that motion. The Congressional Globe
131845 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
131847 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
131849 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Saturday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
870808 Motion to Read S. Res. 22 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask to have it read at length. The Congressional Globe
131856 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
131862 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
131864 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
131866 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
131869 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
131896 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
131898 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
131902 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
131907 Motion to Read the Credentials of Samuel J. Kirkwood None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the credentials of my colleague-elect, Hon. Samuel J. Kirkwood, be taken from the table and read. The Congressional Globe
131911 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Samuel J. Kirkwood None 0 PROCEDURE The Senator will come forward and take the oaths. The Congressional Globe
131918 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
131926 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
131928 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
131930 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
131938 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE I now move that the Senate proceed to the consideration of the bill (S. No. 61) to protect all persons in the United States in their civil rights and furnish the means of their vindication. The Congressional Globe
131940 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
848735 Motion to Consider Executive Business None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate proceed to the consideration of executive business. The Congressional Globe
131948 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
132632 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
132638 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Alexis Caswell, D. D., of Providence, Rhode Island.] The Congressional Globe
132640 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
132655 Motion to Read S. 106 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask for the reading of that bill in full. The Congressional Globe
132660 Motion to Print and Refer S. 106 to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the bill be printed, and referred to the joint committee on reconstruction. The Congressional Globe
133123 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 61 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of S. 61 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
848741 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
682023 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
682025 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
682028 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
682054 Motion to Print the Report and Papers None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the report, together with the credentials and me­morial, be printed. The Congressional Globe
848743 Motion to Read the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE Let the resolution be read. The Congressional Globe
738513 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 61 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of S. 61 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
848746 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
133680 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
133682 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Byron Sunderland, D. D.] The Congressional Globe
681145 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
870806 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 61 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE The regular order of the day is now before the Senate, being Senate bill No. 61. The Congressional Globe
848793 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
135629 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
135634 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
135637 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
660009 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 61 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the order of the day. The Congressional Globe
848968 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I propose, with his consent, that the bill now be passed over for to-day, and that the vote be taken tomorrow at two o'clock, if that is the pleasure of the Senate. The Congressional Globe
848970 Renewal of the Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I renew the motion to adjourn. The Congressional Globe
136164 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
136167 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
651442 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
660029 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 61 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of S. 61 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
849210 Third Reading of S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE [That S. 61 be engrossed and read the third time.] The Congressional Globe
652375 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called for on the passage of the bill.] The Congressional Globe
652379 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
652381 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
652383 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
652385 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
660230 Motion to Consider H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate proceed to the consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901315 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
901319 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
901321 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
901322 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
901325 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901330 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
652694 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
652696 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. George W. Briggs, D. D., of Salem, Massachusetts.] The Congressional Globe
652699 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
652714 Motion to Consider S. Res. 24 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate take up Senate joint resolution No. 24, proposing an amendment to the Constitution, with a view to its reference. The Congressional Globe
869531 Motion to Read S. Res. 24 None 0 PROCEDURE Let it be read. The Congressional Globe
652736 Motion to Refer S. Res. 24 to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE I propose to refer this resolution to the committee on reconstruction[.] The Congressional Globe
652746 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901348 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
652766 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
652768 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
652770 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
652773 Motion to Lay the Credentials on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that the credentials, for the present, lie upon the table. The Congressional Globe
652775 Motion to Grant Privilege of the Floor to the Colorado Senators-Elect None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senators-elect from the State of Colorado be admitted to the privilege of seats on the floor of the Senate. The Congressional Globe
652923 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901405 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
652905 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
652907 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. H. C. Fish, D. D., of Newark, New Jersey.] The Congressional Globe
652909 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
652912 Motion to Lay the Credentials on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I hope that it may be received and laid on the table[.] The Congressional Globe
660282 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901416 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
652947 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
652949 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
652951 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
652955 Motion to Lay the Credentials on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that the credentials be received and laid upon the table to await the further action of the Senate. The Congressional Globe
652964 Motion to Print and Lay S. Res. 30 on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move that for the present it lie upon the table, and be printed. The Congressional Globe
899168 Motion to Read S. Res. 30 None 0 PROCEDURE Let it be read. The Congressional Globe
660301 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901420 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
901441 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
901444 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
901446 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
901451 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901454 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
901461 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
901462 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Byron Sunderland, D. D.] The Congressional Globe
901463 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
901464 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume the consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901467 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
901505 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
901506 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. William Adams, D. D., of New York.] The Congressional Globe
901507 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
901508 Motion to Consider H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate proceed to consider H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901511 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
653774 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
653776 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
653778 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
653782 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901513 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I therefore move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
840119 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
840122 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
840125 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
847640 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate resume the consideration of the joint resolution proposing to amend the Constitution. The Congressional Globe
840128 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
654107 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
654109 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
654111 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
654117 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move—I believe that motion is now in order—that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
654119 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
654121 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
654123 Reading of the Journal of the Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
654128 Motion to Lay the Credentials on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move that they lie on the table.  The Congressional Globe
654130 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
901520 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
901521 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
901522 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
901523 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume the consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901526 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
859964 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
859967 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
859970 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
859972 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE The morning hour having expired, it becomes the duty of the Chair to call up the special order of the day, upon which the Senator from Delaware [Mr. Saulsbury] is entitled to the floor. The Congressional Globe
860017 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
849528 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
849530 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. M. J. Gonzales, late chaplain United States Army.] The Congressional Globe
849532 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
849534 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole The Congressional Globe
849537 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
654178 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
654180 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Thomas H. Skinner, of New York.] The Congressional Globe
654182 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
654504 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce S. Res. 40 None 0 PROCEDURE [That leave be granted to introduce a joint resolution (S. R. No. 40) proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States.] The Congressional Globe
849526 Motion to Read S. Res. 40 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that the resolution may be read at length. The Congressional Globe
654511 Motion to Print and Refer S. Res. 40 to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the joint resolution be printed, and referred to the joint committee on reconstruction. The Congressional Globe
654516 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
849540 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
849543 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
849545 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. A. D. Gillette, D. D., of Washington, District of Columbia.] The Congressional Globe
849547 Reading of the Journal of the Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
849549 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
655352 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Mr. Clark's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE On that question I ask for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
901560 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Withdraw the Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE I will withdraw it by unanimous consent, if allowed to do so. The Congressional Globe
859985 Engrossment and Third Reading of H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the third reading of the joint resolution be ordered.] The Congressional Globe
655356 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Third Reading of the Joint Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE Let us have the yeas and nays on that question. The Congressional Globe
859984 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE I move now to reconsider the vote by which the resolution has been defeated. The Congressional Globe
860008 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE I move to reconsider the vote by which the joint resolution was ordered to a third reading. The Congressional Globe
901568 Motion to Read the Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE The amendment proposed by the Senator from Wisconsin to the joint resolution before the Senate will be read. The Congressional Globe
655388 Motion to Postpone H. Res. 51 until Thursday Next None 0 PROCEDURE I move, therefore, that the further consideration of the subject be postponed until Thursday next. The Congressional Globe
655393 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Print Amendments to H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE Now, let an order be made to print the various propositions of amendment. The Congressional Globe
655395 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
655447 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
655449 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
655451 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
681240 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the reading of the Journal be dispensed with. The Congressional Globe
860408 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce S. Res. 42 None 0 PROCEDURE I believe my time has come, Mr. President, to offer an amendment to the Constitution, and I propose to submit one. The Congressional Globe
860410 Motion to Read S. Res. 42 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that it be read at length. The Congressional Globe
655458 Motion to Print S. Res. 42 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that it be printed. The Congressional Globe
739360 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Print and Give Notice of an Amendment to H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask leave now to introduce an amendment which I intend to propose to the amendment proposed by the Senator from Wisconsin [Mr. Doolittle] to the joint resolution (H. R. No. 51) proposing to amend the Constitution of the United States[.] The Congressional Globe
860412 Motion to Read Mr. Wilson's Amendment to H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE [W]hich I ask to have read. The Congressional Globe
739363 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Print and Give Notice of an Amendment to H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask leave to send to the Chair an amendment which, at the proper time, I hope to offer as a substitute for the apportionment amendment to the Constitution which has been under discussion so long in this Chamber. I ask to have it read and printed. The Congressional Globe
860415 Motion to Read Mr. Sumner's Amendment to H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask to have it read[.] The Congressional Globe
655472 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
655474 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
655476 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Arthur Burtis, D. D., of Buffalo, New York.] The Congressional Globe
655478 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
860417 Motion to Consider the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the Senate to consider the resolution now, in order that it may go to the Committee on the Judiciary. The Congressional Globe
865965 Motion to Print and Refer S. 61 and Amendments to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the bill (S. No. 61) to protect all persons in their civil rights and furnish the means of their vindication, just returned from the house of Representatives with amendments, be printed with the amendments, and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. The Congressional Globe
655486 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
655488 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
655490 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
655492 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
866780 Motion to Concur in the House Amendments to S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate concur in the amendments made by the House to S. 61.] The Congressional Globe
655493 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Consider S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE I move, if there be no objection, that we proceed to the consideration of those amendments at this time. The Congressional Globe
655549 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
655541 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
655544 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain. Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
655546 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
655548 Motion to Postpone Prior Orders and Consider S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE I now move to postpone the other orders, and proceed to the consideration of Senate bill No. 61, which has been returned from the House of Representatives with amendments. The Congressional Globe
866210 Motion to Concur in the First House Amendment to S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE Will the Senate concur in the amendment of the House? The Congressional Globe
866652 Motion to Concur in the Second House Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate concur in the second amendment of the House of Representatives to S. 61.] The Congressional Globe
866657 Motion to Concur in the Third House Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate concur in the third amendment proposed by the House of Representatives to S. 61.] The Congressional Globe
866662 Motion to Concur in the Fourth House Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate concur in the fourth amendment proposed by the House of Representatives to S. 61.] The Congressional Globe
866663 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Concur in the Fourth House Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE On that amendment I ask for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
866245 Motion to Concur in the Fifth House Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House concur in the fifth amendment proposed by the House of Representatives to S. 61.] The Congressional Globe
866667 Motion to Concur in the Sixth House Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate concur in the sixth amendment proposed by the House of Representatives to S. 61.] The Congressional Globe
866671 Motion to Concur in the Seventh House Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate concur in the seventh amendment proposed by the House of Representatives to S. 61.] The Congressional Globe
866681 Motion to Concur in the Eighth House Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate concur in the eighth amendment proposed by the House to S. 61.] The Congressional Globe
866683 Motion to Concur in the Ninth House Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate concur in the ninth amendment proposed by the House of Representatives to S. 61.] The Congressional Globe
866689 Motion to Lay S. 61 on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I now move to lay the bill upon the table[.] The Congressional Globe
866690 Motion to Postpone S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE I move to postpone it until the first Monday in December next. The Congressional Globe
866692 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order, and it is this: the bill is not before the Senate for discussion. The Congressional Globe
866695 Motion to Indefinitely Postpone S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE [I] move the indefinite postponement of the bill and the amendments. The Congressional Globe
655625 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
656617 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
656619 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
656621 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
869548 Motion to Read and Explain S. Res 48 None 0 PROCEDURE I should like to have the whole of it read, and I ask the privilege of explaining it after it is read. The Congressional Globe
734608 Motion to Lay S. Res. 48 on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move to lay it upon the table. The Congressional Globe
734611 Motion to Print and Refer S. Res. 48 to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE The joint resolution was referred to the committee on reconstruction, and ordered to be printed. The Congressional Globe
656628 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
682072 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
682074 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
682076 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
682078 Motion to Consider the Contested Election Case of John P. Stockton None 0 PROCEDURE I now ask the Senate to proceed with the consideration of the case of Hon. Mr. Stockton. The Congressional Globe
862775 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Read the Committee Report None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Clerk read the committee report on the contested election of Mr. Stockton.] The Congressional Globe
862777 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Read Memorial None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that the memorial of members of the Senate and House of Assembly of the State of New Jersey protesting against the admission of Hon. John P. Stockton to a seat in the United States Senate as a Senator from that State may be read, if there be no objection. The Congressional Globe
682082 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Mr. Clark's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE I ask for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
682084 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
682086 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
682088 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
682090 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
682092 Motion to Resume Consideration of the Resolution on the Contested Election of John P. Stockton None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of the contested election case of John P. Stockton.] The Congressional Globe
682099 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on the resolution on the contested election of Mr. Stockton.] The Congressional Globe
682102 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
682183 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
682191 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Joseph Cummings, President of Wesleyan University, Middletown, Connecticut.] The Congressional Globe
682193 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
682195 Motion to Amend the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE I move to amend the Journal by striking out the vote of Mr. Stockton on the question of his seat. The Congressional Globe
863091 Motion to Read the Motion to Amend the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE It will be read. The Congressional Globe
863093 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to another question of order. The Congressional Globe
682205 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE I move a reconsideration of the vote by which the resolution reported by the Committee on the Judiciary that the Senator from New Jersey was entitled to his seat was adopted. The Congressional Globe
682216 Motion to Postpone the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE I now move that the further consideration of the question be postponed until Thursday next. The Congressional Globe
682221 Motion to Amend the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the record be corrected by excluding the vote of the Senator from New Jersey. The Congressional Globe
682258 Motion to Refer the Resolution to the Committee on the Judiciary with Instructions None 0 PROCEDURE I therefore move that the resolution of the Senator from Massachusetts be referred to the Judiciary Committee with instructions to report by Thursday morning. The Congressional Globe
682261 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Referral of the Resolution to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE On that question I call for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
682281 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
655742 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
655744 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
655746 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
682292 Motion to Resume Consideration of the Resolution on the Contested Election of John P. Stockton None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume consideration of the resolution on the contested election of John P. Stockton.] The Congressional Globe
682300 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Postpone None 0 PROCEDURE Upon the question of postponement I ask the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
864584 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I ask whether that is in order. The Congressional Globe
863272 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE Now I renew my objection to the amendment. The Congressional Globe
682317 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Mr. Clark's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE I think the yeas and nays have not been ordered on this amendment. [...] I ask for them. The Congressional Globe
682325 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Mr. Davis' Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE On that question I ask for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
682338 Motion to Postpone the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the further consideration of the subject before the Senate be postponed until to-morrow, Wednesday, at one o'clock p.m. The Congressional Globe
682343 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Postpone None 0 PROCEDURE On that question I ask the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
682349 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on the resolution as amended.] The Congressional Globe
682358 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE I move now a reconsideration of the vote, and hope that every Senator who voted for the resolution will vote against the reconsideration, and I ask the trial now. The Congressional Globe
682360 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE On that I ask for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
682362 Motion to Postpone the Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE I move to postpone the further consideration of the motion to reconsider until to-morrow at one o’clock[.] The Congressional Globe
682366 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Postpone None 0 PROCEDURE [A]nd on that motion I ask for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
655749 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
655752 Motion to Consider the President's S. 61 Veto Message None 0 PROCEDURE I move, then, that the Senate proceed to the consideration of the message from the President returning the civil rights bill, with his objections. The Congressional Globe
655753 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
655758 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
863531 Motion to Print President Johnson's S. 61 Veto Message None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the message be printed for the use of the Senate. The Congressional Globe
655763 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I now renew the motion to adjourn. The Congressional Globe
655764 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on the motion to adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
655767 Motion to Postpone the President's S. 61 Veto Message None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the consideration of this subject be postponed until tomorrow at one o'clock. The Congressional Globe
655769 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
656406 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
656408 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
656410 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
656413 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
656415 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
656417 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. A. D. Gillette, D. D., of Washington.] The Congressional Globe
656419 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
734613 Motion to Consider S. Res. 48 None 0 PROCEDURE I desire to take up Senate joint resolution No. 48, setting forth certain conditions upon which the States, the people of which have been lately in rebellion against the United States, shall be restored to their representation in Congress. The Congressional Globe
865903 Motion to Make S. Res. 48 a Special Order in the Senate None 0 PROCEDURE I move to discharge the committee of fifteen from its consideration, and to make the resolution the special order for to-morrow at one o'clock. The Congressional Globe
734615 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Make S. Res. 48 a Special Order in the Senate None 0 PROCEDURE On that motion I call for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
734616 Motion to Postpone Prior Orders and Consider S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the present and all prior orders be postponed, and that the Senate now proceed to the reconsideration of the bill returned by the President with his objections. The Congressional Globe
656421 Motion to Consider S. 61 and the President's Veto Message None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate proceed to reconsider the bill (S. No. 61) to protect all persons in the United States in their civil rights and furnish the means of their vindication, returned by the President of the United States with his objections.] The Congressional Globe
657101 Motion to Vote on S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE Is the Senate ready for the question? The question is, Shall the bill pass, the President’s objections to the contrary notwithstanding? The Congressional Globe
657104 Motion to Make S. 61 a Special Order None 0 PROCEDURE I move that further consideration of the measure be postponed until to-morrow at one o'clock, and that it be made the special order for that hour. The Congressional Globe
657106 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
656729 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
656731 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. A.D. Gillette, of Washington.] The Congressional Globe
656733 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
656739 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Mr. Edmunds None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Edmunds take the oath of office.] The Congressional Globe
867162 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume the consideration of S. 61.] The Congressional Globe
656988 Motion to Vote on S. 61 at Five o'Clock None 0 PROCEDURE I move, then, that the vote be taken upon the bill at five o'clock. The Congressional Globe
657004 Motion to Fix an Hour to Vote on S. 61 Tomorrow None 0 PROCEDURE If the Senator from Kentucky will yield to me, I propose to Senators that we agree upon some hour to-morrow for taking the vote. The Congressional Globe
657008 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
657009 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
657017 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
657019 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. A. D. Gillette, D. D., of Washington.] The Congressional Globe
657021 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
867182 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume the consideration of S. 61.] The Congressional Globe
867201 Motion to Refer S. 61 and the President's Veto Message to the House of Representatives None 0 PROCEDURE That the Secretary communicate the bill (S. No. 61) to protect all persons in the United States in their civil rights and furnish the means of their vindication, with the message of the President returning the same to the Senate with his objection, and the proceedings of the Senate thereon, to the House of Representatives. The Congressional Globe
657043 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
657045 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
657047 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
657049 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
657056 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
734904 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
734910 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray, D. D.] The Congressional Globe
734915 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
864804 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce S. Res. 62 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask leave to introduce a joint resolution as a substitute for the joint resolution (S. R. No. 48) setting forth certain conditions upon which the States, the people of which have been lately in rebellion against the United States, shall be restored to their representation in Congress, for the purpose of having it printed and referred to the joint committee on reconstruction. The Congressional Globe
864803 Motion to Read S. Res. 62 None 0 PROCEDURE It is short and I should like to have it read. The Congressional Globe
734925 Motion to Print and Refer S. Res. 62 to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE [F]or the purpose of having it printed and referred to the joint committee on reconstruction. The Congressional Globe
734928 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
657058 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
657060 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. W. B. Gillette, of Cumberland, New Jersey.] The Congressional Globe
657062 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
657065 Motion to Print and Refer S. Res. 76 to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE [That S. Res. 76 be referred to the joint committee on reconstruction, and ordered to be printed.] The Congressional Globe
657067 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
657069 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
657071 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Theodore D. Woolsey, D. D., President of Yale College.] The Congressional Globe
657073 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
899557 Notice of a Possible Report None 0 PROCEDURE It is very possible that the report may be made hereafter if it shall please the Senate to receive it. The Congressional Globe
899558 Motion to Read the Proposals None 0 PROCEDURE [That S. Res. 78, S. 292 and S. 293 be read by their titles.] The Congressional Globe
657077 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I now move that we adjourn. The Congressional Globe
899562 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
899563 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
899564 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
899567 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce and Print an Amendment to S. 292 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask leave to introduce at this time, for the purpose of having it printed, an amendment to the bill (S. No. 292) to provide for restoring to the States lately in insurrection their full political rights. The Congressional Globe
899568 Motion to Read the Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE I ask for the reading of the amendment. The Congressional Globe
899577 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce S. Res. 81 None 0 PROCEDURE Mr. President, I ask leave to give notice of my intention to offer, by way of amendment to the bill and resolutions reported by the joint committee on reconstruction, and as a substitute therefor, the following joint resolution[.] The Congressional Globe
899631 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Allow Senators to Make Explanations None 0 PROCEDURE I have no objection to allowing the special order to pass over informally for a few moments to allow Senators an opportunity to make explanations on this subject. The Congressional Globe
899634 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
657108 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
657110 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. William Brock, D. D., of London, England.] The Congressional Globe
657112 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
896943 Motion to Read and Place H. Res. 127 on the Calendar None 0 PROCEDURE [That the joint resolution be read twice by its title, and placed upon the Calendar.] The Congressional Globe
657115 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
899635 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
899636 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
899637 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
899643 Motion to Substitute S. 292 and S. 293 None 0 PROCEDURE [That S. 292 and S. 293 be substituted with Mr. Stewart's proposed amendment to S. 292.] The Congressional Globe
899698 Motion to Print the Amendments None 0 PROCEDURE I desire now simply to have an order for their printing. The Congressional Globe
899700 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
657219 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
657222 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
657224 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
657229 Notice of a Motion to Consider H. Res. 127 on Monday Next None 0 PROCEDURE I have consulted, informally, the members of the reconstruction committee on the part of the Senate, and we have come to the conclusion that we shall ask the Senate to proceed to the consideration of that resolution on Monday next; and I beg also to express the hope that when it is taken up we may devote the entire hours of the Senate, with the exception, of course, of the morning hour each day, strictly to the consideration of that business, and with the expectation, or the hope at least that we shall be able to dispose of it in the course of the week. The Congressional Globe
657235 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
657257 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
657259 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
657263 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
657266 Motion to Print and Give Notice of an Amendment to H. Res. 127 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate be notified of an amendment Mr. Wade proposes to offer to H. Res. 127.] The Congressional Globe The Congressional Globe
657268 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I renew the motion to adjourn. The Congressional Globe
896945 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
896946 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
896947 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
896949 Motion to Consider H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate proceed to consider H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
897101 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
897102 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
897104 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
897105 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
897106 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume the consideration of H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
897117 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
897123 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
897124 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
897125 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
897126 Motion to Postpone Prior Orders and Consider H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I hope the Senate will postpone the consideration of the order of the day and take up House joint resolution No. 127, proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States. The Congressional Globe
899712 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Read the Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE Let it be read. The Congressional Globe
899716 Motion to Print the Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE I simply wish to have that amendment printed. The Congressional Globe
897132 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce S. 345 None 0 PROCEDURE I also ask the unanimous consent of the Senate to introduce a bill of which no notice has been given, which I desire to have considered in connection with the other measure, as it belongs to this group of reconstruction measures. The Congressional Globe
897134 Motion to Print and Lay S. 345 on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the bill be printed and laid upon the table. The Congressional Globe
897135 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
898272 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
898273 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
898274 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
898275 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I now move to take up House joint resolution No. 127. The Congressional Globe
898359 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
898360 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
898361 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
898362 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
898363 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume the consideration of H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
898399 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
898401 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
898402 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
898403 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Thursday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
898404 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume the consideration of H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
898459 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
898460 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
898463 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
898467 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
898476 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I must insist on calling up the unfinished business of yesterday. The Congressional Globe
898503 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
658379 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
658381 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
658384 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
658387 Motion to Lay the Credentials on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move that they lie on the table. The Congressional Globe
658389 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume the consideration of H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
898673 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
898674 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
898675 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
898676 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
898677 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I believe the morning hour has expired, and I must therefore take the liberty of calling up the unfinished business of yesterday. The Congressional Globe
898690 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE In order to enable the Senators from Michigan and Missouri to come to a satisfactory understanding on this subject, I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
898692 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
898693 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
898694 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
898695 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE I move the reading of the Journal be dispensed with unless some Senator desires to have it read. The Congressional Globe
898696 Motion to Postpone Prior Orders and Consider H. Res. 127 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move that all prior orders be suspended, and that the Senate proceed to the consideration of the special order. The Congressional Globe
901115 Motion to Offer an Amendment to H. Res. 127 None 0 PROCEDURE I have one more amendment and then I have done. I sent it to the desk. The Congressional Globe
901121 Motion to Concur in the Committee of the Whole Amendments None 0 PROCEDURE The question is on concurring in the amendments made as in Committee of the Whole. The question will be taken on all the amendments collectively unless some Senator desires a separate vote. The Congressional Globe
901123 Motion to Vote on Each Amendment Separately None 0 PROCEDURE Does the Senator ask for a separate vote on all the amendments? The Congressional Globe
901126 Motion to Concur in the Amendments to Section 1 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate concur in the first amendment made while in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
661166 Motion to Postpone H. Res. 127 until Tuesday None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the resolution under consideration be postponed until Tuesday next at one o'clock. The Congressional Globe
901133 Motion to Concur in the Committee Amendments to Section 2 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate concur in the amendments to section 2 made in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901135 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Concur in the Committee Amendments to Section 2 None 0 PROCEDURE Let us have the yeas and nays on that. The Congressional Globe
901140 Motion to Concur in the Committee Amendments to Section 3 None 0 PROCEDURE The question is on the amendment made as in Committee of the Whole to the third section. The Congressional Globe
901141 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Concur in the Committee Amendments to Section 3 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask for the yeas and nays on that. The Congressional Globe
711840 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. It is not in order to discuss a question after the call of the roll has been commenced. The Congressional Globe
901149 Motion to Concur in the Committee Amendments to Section 4 None 0 PROCEDURE The Secretary will read the next amendment. The Congressional Globe
661193 Engrossment and Third Reading of H. Res. 127 None 0 PROCEDURE The amendments were ordered to be engrossed and the joint resolution to be read a third time. The Congressional Globe
901176 Motion to Separate Amendments None 0 PROCEDURE [That the amendments to H. Res. 127 be separated.] Editorial Decisions
901197 Motion to Report H. Res. 127 to the House as Amended None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. Res. 127 be sent back to the House to request their concurrence in the Senate amendments.] Editorial Decisions
661196 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
659138 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
659140 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
659143 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
659148 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
901243 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
901598 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
901599 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday was read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
901600 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE I move to dispense with the reading of the Journal. The Congressional Globe
901606 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
659153 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
659155 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. William T. Johnson, of Washington.] The Congressional Globe
740139 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense With the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of yesterday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
659165 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
740382 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
740384 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. G. C. Baldwin, D. D., of Troy, New York.] The Congressional Globe
740386 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of Friday last be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
740390 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Consider the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the Senate to take up the resolution which has just been received from the House of Representatives for the transmission of the constitutional amendment to the Executives of the States. The Congressional Globe
740395 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
868027 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
868029 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. William T. Johnson, of Washington, D. C.] The Congressional Globe
868031 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of yesterday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
868033 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 1 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate proceed to the consideration of Senate bill No. 1. The Congressional Globe
868088 Motion to Consider Executive Business None 0 PROCEDURE I now move that the Senate proceed to the consideration of executive business. The Congressional Globe
868090 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
841742 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
841744 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
841746 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of yesterday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
841749 Motion to Postpone S. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I therefore, at his request, move its postponement until to-morrow. The Congressional Globe
841751 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
735254 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
735256 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of yesterday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
901651 Motion for a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate take a recess until ten o'clock. The Congressional Globe
735258 Motion to Adjourn sine Die None 0 PROCEDURE I now declare the Senate adjourned without day. The Congressional Globe
735352 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
735356 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain of the Senate, Rev. E. H. Gray, D. D.] The Congressional Globe
735379 Motion to Lay the Credentials on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move that they lie upon the table. The Congressional Globe
735381 Motion to Inform the House that a Quorum of the Senate has Assembled None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Secretary inform the House of Representatives that a quorum of the Senate has assembled, and that the Senate is ready to proceed to business.] The Congressional Globe
735383 Motion to Set the Daily Meeting Time of the Senate None 0 PROCEDURE [That the hour of the daily meeting of the Senate be twelve o'clock, m., until otherwise ordered.] The Congressional Globe
841771 Motion to Consider S. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I will move that the Senate proceed to the consideration of Senate bill No. 1, entitled “A bill to regulate the elective franchise in the District of Columbia.” The Congressional Globe
841774 Motion for a Division of the House None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House divide.] The Congressional Globe
735388 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
735390 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
735392 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
735394 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
735401 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
735403 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
735405 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
735407 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
735409 Motion to Elect Standing Committees of the Senate None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate proceed to the election of the standing committees of the body. The Congressional Globe
735411 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Suspend the Rule Requiring Committees be Elected by Ballot None 0 PROCEDURE I ask unanimous consent to suspend the rule which requires that the committees be elected by ballot. The Congressional Globe
841779 Motion to Print S. 1 and Amendments None 0 PROCEDURE I move now that it be printed, together with the amendments which have been adopted and those which have been proposed. The Congressional Globe
735423 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
735425 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
735427 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
735429 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
735432 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
735434 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
735436 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. J. W. Parker, D. D., of Boston.] The Congressional Globe
735438 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Thursday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
841785 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 1 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move to proceed to the consideration of Senate bill No. 1. The Congressional Globe
868093 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
868835 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
868839 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
868842 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
868847 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 1 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE If there be no further morning business, and no motion is interposed, the Chair, although the morning hour has not expired, will call up the unfinished business, which is the bill (S. No. 1) to regulate the elective franchise in the District of Columbia, the pending question being on the amendment of the Senator from Pennsylvania, [Mr. Cowan,] to strike out the word "male" before the word "person" in the second line of the first section of the amendment reported by the Committee on the District of Columbia as a substitute for the original bill. The Congressional Globe
868869 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I therefore rise to propose an adjournment. The Congressional Globe
868873 Renewal of the Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I will renew the motion to adjourn. The Congressional Globe
868875 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
868877 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
868879 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
868881 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
868886 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 1 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume the consideration of S. 61 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
868912 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
868917 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
868920 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
868922 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
868928 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 1 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE If there be no further morning business, the Chair will call up the unfinished business of yesterday, which is the bill (S. No. 1) to regulate the elective franchise in the District of Columbia. The Congressional Globe
842056 Engrossment and Third Reading of S. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the bill be engrossed for a third reading, and be read the third time.] The Congressional Globe
842058 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on S. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE On the passage of the bill I ask for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
842062 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
842101 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
842104 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
842107 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
842114 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
842133 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
842135 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
842137 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
902835 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That as a further mark of respect to the memory of the deceased, the Senate do now adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
842144 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
842146 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
842148 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Thursday, December 20, 1866, was read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
842152 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
842154 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
842156 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
842158 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
870356 Motion to Consider the Veto Message None 0 PROCEDURE Prior to that, with the permission of the Senate, the Chair will lay before the Senate a message from the President of the United States. The Congressional Globe
842373 Motion to Print the Veto Message and Postpone S. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the message of the President be printed, and that the further consideration of the subject be postponed until to-morrow. The Congressional Globe
870369 Motion to Refer S. 1 and the Veto Message to the House of Representatives None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Secretary communicate the bill "to regulate the elective franchise in the District of Columbia," with the message of the President of the United States returning the same to the Senate with his objections, and the proceedings of the Senate thereon, to the House of Representatives.] Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States, 1865-1867
842393 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
903920 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
903921 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. A. D. Gillette, D. D., of Washington city.] The Congressional Globe
903922 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
903924 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE I move to dispense with the further reading of the Journal. The Congressional Globe
903928 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I therefore move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
903929 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
903930 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
903931 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
903934 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
735913 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
735916 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
735918 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of Saturday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
735930 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
736798 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
736800 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
736803 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
736808 First Reading of H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE Let us have the first reading of the bill right off. The Congressional Globe
736811 Second Reading of H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE Now, the second reading of the bill, Mr. President. The Congressional Globe
840133 Motion to Consider H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I move now to take up House bill No. 1, to extend the right of suffrage in the District of Columbia. The Congressional Globe
840136 Motion to Indefinitely Postpone H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that it be indefinitely postponed. The Congressional Globe
736813 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
735454 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate be called to order.] The Congressional Globe
735456 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be offered by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
735458 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of yesterday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
901949 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Edmund G. Ross None 0 PROCEDURE [That Edmund G. Ross take the oath of office.] The Congressional Globe
901950 Motion to Consider H. R. 1162 None 0 PROCEDURE I now move to take up House bill No. 1162. The Congressional Globe
901952 Motion to Consider H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE I move to take up House bill No. 1143, to provide for the more efficient government of the insurrectionary States, so that it may have its second reading. The Congressional Globe
736815 Renewal of the Motion to Consider H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE Then I move that the Senate now proceed to the consideration of House bill No. 1143. The Congressional Globe
901955 Second Reading of H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. R. 1143 be read a second time by its title.] The Congressional Globe
736817 Motion to Print the Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE I now move to offer an amendment which I propose to offer to the bill, which I ask to have printed, that it may be laid upon the table. The Congressional Globe
736819 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
900020 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate be called to order.] The Congressional Globe
900021 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be offered by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
900023 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of yesterday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
901960 Motion to Postpone Prior Orders and Resume Consideration of H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the present and all prior orders be postponed, and that the Senate proceed to the consideration of House bill No. 1143, to provide for the more efficient government of the insurrectionary States. The Congressional Globe
900026 Motion to Consider H. R. 1143 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. R. 1143 be before the Senate in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901979 Motion for the Regular Order of Business None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to ask if the unfinished business of yesterday is not in order at this hour? The Congressional Globe
901990 Motion to Postpone Prior Orders and Resume Consideration of H. R. 1143 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move, therefore, to postpone this joint resolution and all prior orders, and proceed to the consideration of House bill No. 1143. The Congressional Globe
901991 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Postpone Prior Orders None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
900118 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. R. 1143 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate now take up again House bill No. 1143. The Congressional Globe
902064 Motion for a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate, take a recess until seven o'clock[.] The Congressional Globe
902066 Motion to Consider Patents Business on Wednesday Evening None 0 PROCEDURE It is moved that Wednesday evening next at seven o’clock be assigned for the consideration of business from the Committee on Patents and the Patent Office. The Congressional Globe
902070 Motion for a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE I now move that the Senate take a recess till seven o’clock, for the purpose of finishing this bill. The Congressional Globe
902072 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
902076 Motion for a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate take a recess until seven o'clock. The Congressional Globe
902077 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
902081 Motion to Resume Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate reassemble at seven o'clock, p. m.] The Congressional Globe
902082 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. R. 1143 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate proceed to the consideration of House bill No. 1143. The Congressional Globe
902086 Motion to Request the Attendance of Absent Senators None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Sergeant-at-Arms be directed to request the attendance of Senators.] The Congressional Globe
902087 Renewal of the Motion to Resume Consideration of H. R. 1143 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I now renew my motion to proceed to the consideration of House bill No. 1143. The Congressional Globe
902089 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
902090 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE On that motion I call for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
900029 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I renew my motion [to adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
900191 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
900193 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be offered by Rev. W. C. Van Meter.] The Congressional Globe
900194 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of yesterday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
900195 Motion for the Regular Order of Business None 0 PROCEDURE It is the duty of the Chair to call up the unfinished business of yesterday. The Congressional Globe
902186 Motion for a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate take a recess until seven o'clock. The Congressional Globe
902188 Motion for a Recess until 19:30 None 0 PROCEDURE I move to amend that motion by saying half past seven o'clock. The Congressional Globe
902191 Motion to Resume Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate reassemble at seven o'clock p. m.] The Congressional Globe
902192 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. R. 1143 in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume the consideration of H. R. 1143 in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
902218 Motion to Concur in the Substitute for the Bill and Preamble None 0 PROCEDURE [That the amendments made in committee of the whole be concurred in.] The Congressional Globe
737307 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Mr. Norton's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE Upon that motion I ask for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
737310 Motion to Renew an Amendment Made in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I desire to renew the amendment I moved in committee to the fourth section. The Congressional Globe
737319 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Mr. Doolittle's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be ordered on Mr. Doolittle's amendment.] The Congressional Globe
902279 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Adopt Mr. Sherman's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE Is there any objection to that suggestion? The Congressional Globe
737330 Engrossment and Third Reading of H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the amendment be engrossed and the bill be read a third time.] The Congressional Globe
737332 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that the vote be taken by yeas and nays on the passage of the bill. The Congressional Globe
737337 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Mr. Sherman's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE On that motion I call for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
900442 Motion to Separate Amendments None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. R. 1143 be reported to the House as amended.] Editorial Decisions
900444 Motion to Report H. R. 1143 as Amended to the House None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. R. 1143 be reported to the House as amended.] Journal of the Senate of the United States of America, 1865-1867
737343 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
737513 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
737515 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
737517 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of yesterday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
737671 Motion to Consider H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate consider H. R. 1143.] The Congressional Globe
737673 Motion to Insist on the Senate Amendments and Agree to a Committee of Conference None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate insist upon its amendment and agree to the conference asked for by the House of Representatives. The Congressional Globe
903684 Motion for a Division of the Question None 0 PROCEDURE I ask for a division of the question; that is, I desire to amend the motion by moving that the Senate continue to insist on its amendment without agreeing to the conference asked for by the House. The Congressional Globe
900569 Motion to Insist on the Senate Amendments and Request the Concurrence of the House None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate insist upon its amendment to the House bill, and that the usual message be sent to the House, and I think this is all that is necessary. The Congressional Globe
737772 Motion for a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate take a recess until seven o'clock this evening. The Congressional Globe
737779 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
737957 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
737959 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Richard S. James, of New Jersey.] The Congressional Globe
737961 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of yesterday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
737964 Motion to Postpone Prior Orders and Consider H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate postpone the pending and all prior orders and proceed to the consideration of the bill that has just been received from the House. The Congressional Globe
900609 Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate concur in the amendments of the House. The Congressional Globe
737972 Motion for a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate take a recess till seven o’clock p. m. The Congressional Globe
737974 Motion for a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE I move to amend the motion of the Senator from West Virginia by fixing the time for reassembling at seven and a half o'clock; it is now near five o'clock. The Congressional Globe
737976 Motion to Resume Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate resume session.] The Congressional Globe
904079 Motion for the Regular Order of Business None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the regular order of business, the bill from the House of Representatives which was under consideration when the recess was taken. The Congressional Globe
904081 Motion to Consider H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE I move to proceed to the consideration of the amendments of the House of Representatives to the amendment proposed by the Senate to House bill No. 1143. The Congressional Globe
904085 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Consider H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE Let us have the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
904092 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I make the point of order on gentlemen, and insist that this discussion is out of order. The Congressional Globe
738015 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Mr. Doolittle's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE On that I ask for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
738034 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Concur in the House Amendment to H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask for the yeas and nays on that question. The Congressional Globe
738037 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
738057 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
738060 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
738062 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of yesterday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
738066 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move, therefore, that the Senate do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
735445 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
735448 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
735450 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of Saturday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
735452 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate adjourn. The Congressional Globe
738218 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate come to order.] The Congressional Globe
738220 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. E. H. Gray.] The Congressional Globe
738223 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the reading of the Journal of yesterday be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
904150 Motion to Resume Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate reassemble.] The Congressional Globe
738235 Motion to Reconsider H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Senate proceed to the consideration of the veto message of the reconstruction bill, or the bill entitled "An act to provide for the more efficient government of the rebel States." The Congressional Globe
738239 Motion to Reconsider H. R. 1143 None 0 PROCEDURE I now move that the Senate proceed to the consideration of the message of the President of the United States, returning to the House of Representatives, with his objections, the bill (H. R. No. 1134) to provide for the more efficient government of the rebel States. The Congressional Globe
900691 Motion to Pass H. R. 1143 Notwithstanding the President's Veto None 0 PROCEDURE This bill is now to be reconsidered by the Senate according to the provisions of the Constitution; and the question is, Shall the bill pass, the objections of the President of the United States to the contrary notwithstanding? The Congressional Globe
738259 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Senate adjourn sine die.] The Congressional Globe

Committee: The House of Representatives

Event Id Proposal Name Sub-type Subdecisions Proposal Kind Motion Text Source Additional Sources
861860 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
862539 Motion to Call the Roll None 0 PROCEDURE The hour having arrived for the meeting of the Thirty-Ninth Congress, the Clerk of the last House of Representatives will proceed, as required by law, to read by States the roll of members-elect. Gentlemen are requested to respond as their names are called. The Congressional Globe
128103 Motion to Elect a Speaker None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House do now proceed to the election of a Speaker of the Thirty-Ninth Congress. The Congressional Globe
128212 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I call the gentleman to order. The Congressional Globe
128216 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I call the gentleman to order. I ask, what is the question before the House? The Congressional Globe
128228 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the question. The Congressional Globe
128233 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order. It has once been held by this House that until the House is organized no question is in order except to proceed to the election of a Speaker, or to adjourn. The Congressional Globe
128242 Motion to Present the Credentials of the Members from Tennessee None 0 PROCEDURE I propose to move, as an amendment, that the honorable gentleman from Tennessee, [Mr. Maynard,] be allowed to present the credentials of the members from Tennessee, and that their names be put upon the roll. The Congressional Globe
128250 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I make the point of order that that amendment is not in order, not being germane to the original motion. The Congressional Globe
128256 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I now call the previous question. The Congressional Globe
128263 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Johnson None 0 PROCEDURE I appeal to the gentleman to yield to me for a moment. The Congressional Globe
128346 Motion to Yield the Floor Unconditionally None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Brooks yield the floor unconditionally.] The Congressional Globe
128352 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the previous question. The Congressional Globe
128353 Question of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. I rise to propound a question to the Clerk. The Congressional Globe
128357 Motion to Place the Members from Tennessee on the Roll None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the Clerk of the House be directed to place upon the roll the names of the gentlemen holding credentials from the Governor of Tennessee as members-elect of this House. The Congressional Globe
128365 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Schuyler Colfax None 0 PROCEDURE I am now ready to take the oath of office prescribed by law. The Congressional Globe
128487 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Members and Delegates Present None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Members and Delegates present take the oath of office prescribed by law.] The Congressional Globe
128494 Motion to Suspend the Rules to Introduce the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE I move to suspend the rules for the purpose of introducing my resolution. The Congressional Globe
128498 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I [...] call for the previous question. The Congressional Globe
128500 Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the resolution be laid upon the table. The Congressional Globe
128502 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on the adoption of the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
128508 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Ithamar C. Sloan None 0 PROCEDURE [That Hon. Ithamar C. Sloan take the oath of office.] The Congressional Globe
128510 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the resolution was adopted be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
128512 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
128514 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Officers of the House None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Clerk, Sergeant-at-Arms, Doorkeeper, and Postmaster take the oath of office.] The Congressional Globe
128517 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I demand the previous question. The Congressional Globe
862863 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. The Congressional Globe
128522 Renewal of the Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I renew my demand for the previous question upon the resolution. The Congressional Globe
128526 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote last taken be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
128527 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
128531 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote last taken be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
128532 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
128539 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote last taken be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
128540 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
128847 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I offer the following resolution, and call the previous question upon it[.] The Congressional Globe
128882 Motion to Suspend the Rules None 0 PROCEDURE I move to suspend the rules so as to enable me to introduce the resolution. The Congressional Globe
128883 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Suspend the Rules None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the yeas and nays on that motion. The Congressional Globe
128886 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I now move the previous question. The Congressional Globe
128888 Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move to lay the resolution on the table[.] The Congressional Globe
128889 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE On that motion I demand the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
129122 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be ordered on the passage of the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
129126 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the concurrent resolution was adopted be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
129127 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
129130 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House do now adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
129135 Motion to Suspend the Rules to Introduce the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE I move to suspend the rules[.] The Congressional Globe
129136 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Suspend the Rules None 0 PROCEDURE Upon that motion I call for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
129138 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
129145 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House be called to order.] The Congressional Globe
129147 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
867261 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: E. D. Holbrook None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. E. D. Holbrook take the oath of office.] The Congressional Globe
901875 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Francis Thomas None 0 PROCEDURE [That Francis Thomas take the oath of office.] The Congressional Globe
129535 Motion to Refer Memorial on Michigan Contested Election None 0 PROCEDURE I move the reference of that petition to the Committee of Elections The Congressional Globe
129537 Motion to Elect Chaplain None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House now proceed to the election of a Chaplain The Congressional Globe
869924 Motion to Print and Refer H. Res. 1 to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE I prefer to move, as I now do, that it be referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, when appointed, and be printed. The Congressional Globe
129568 Motion to Offer a Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE I desire to offer a resolution. The Congressional Globe
129717 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
129725 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
129729 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
129743 Motion to Print None 0 PROCEDURE [That the several joint resolutions just introduced by him be printed.] The Congressional Globe
898301 Motion to Print and Refer the President's Annual Message to the Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the annual message of the President be referred to the Committee of the Whole on the state of the Union, and that the usual number of extra copies of the message and accompanying documents be printed. The Congressional Globe
898305 Motion to Print 50 Thousand Copies and Refer the President's Annual Message to the Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I accept the suggestion of the gentleman from Ohio, [Mr. Schenck,] and modify my motion so as to name fifty thousand as the number to be printed. The Congressional Globe
898312 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House reconsider the vote just taken.] The Congressional Globe
898315 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
129911 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the adoption of the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
130161 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote just taken be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
130162 Motion to Lay Upon the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid upon the table.] The Congressional Globe
129923 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
129931 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
129933 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Rev. C. B. Boynton, Chaplain-elect of the House.] The Congressional Globe
129935 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
129937 Motion to Take Oath of Office: Chaplain None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Chaplain-elect take the oath prescribed by law.] The Congressional Globe
129954 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Lovell H. Rousseau None 0 PROCEDURE [That Hon. Lovell H. Rousseau take the oath of office.] The Congressional Globe
129957 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the passage of the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
130182 Motion to Reconsider the Vote None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the resolution was agreed to be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
130184 Motion to Lay the Reconsideration on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
129976 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE Moved that the House adjourn The Congressional Globe
130077 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
130079 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
130084 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of last Wednesday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
130086 Motion to take the Oath of Office: Daniel Voorhees None 0 PROCEDURE My colleague, Daniel W. Voorhees, is now present, and I move that he be sworn in. The Congressional Globe
734470 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the adoption of the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
734472 Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I hope that the resolution will be laid upon the table. The Congressional Globe
734475 Point of Order: Conflicting Resolutions None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order. The Congressional Globe
130208 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the passage of the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
130213 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the resolution was adopted be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
130214 Motion to Lay the Reconsideration on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid upon the table.] The Congressional Globe
130217 Motion to Suspend the Rules to Introduce the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the rules be suspended in order to allow him to offer a resolution.] The Congressional Globe
130218 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Suspend the Rules None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on the motion to suspend the rules.] The Congressional Globe
130242 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
130526 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
130530 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
130532 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
130771 Motion to Present Credentials None 0 PROCEDURE [That the certificates certifying that certain persons are elected be presented to the House.] The Congressional Globe
130773 Point of Order: Motion to Present Credentials None 0 PROCEDURE I hold that this is not a question of privilege. The Congressional Globe
130802 Motion to Refer the Credentials to the Joint Committee of Fifteen None 0 PROCEDURE I will move [...] that these papers [...] be referred to the joint committee of fifteen, when the same shall be appointed. The Congressional Globe
130803 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE On that motion I demand the previous question. The Congressional Globe
130804 Motion to Read Credentials None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the reading of the credentials. The Congressional Globe
130807 Motion to Request the Motion for the Previous Question Be Withdrawn None 0 PROCEDURE I beg leave to make an appeal to my honorable friend from New York to withdraw his demand for the previous question[.] The Congressional Globe
130811 Motion to Substitute None 0 PROCEDURE I ask him to consider the propriety of substituting for the motion The Congressional Globe
130813 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Finck None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the gentleman from New York to yield to me. The Congressional Globe
130816 Motion to Subsitute None 0 PROCEDURE I suggest the gentleman withdraw his motion, and, instead, move that the gentlemen, whose credentials have just been presented and read, shall be at once sworn in as members of this House. The Congressional Globe
130821 Point of Order: Motion to Refer None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order: that the resolution appointing the committee of fifteen expressly declares, by consent of this House, all papers relating to the seats of members from the southern States shall be referred to that committee without debate. The Congressional Globe
130825 Renewal of the Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I renew my demand for the previous question. The Congressional Globe
130829 Motion to Substitute None 0 PROCEDURE I suggest, therefore, that he shall modify his motion as to refer to a committee of this House of nine members. The Congressional Globe
130852 Motion to Postpone the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE I will move to postpone the whole subject one week. The Congressional Globe
130863 Point of Order: Motion to Postpone None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. It is that the gentleman from New York cannot yield the floor any further without he yields it unconditionally. The Congressional Globe
131184 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Smith None 0 PROCEDURE Will the gentleman yield to me to make an inquiry? The Congressional Globe
131187 Motion to Substitute None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the gentleman from New York to move the reference of the credentials to the Committee of Elections, that they may be acted on at once, and those gentlemen received into this body. The Congressional Globe
131188 Renewal of the Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I renew my demand for the previous question. The Congressional Globe
131197 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Refer None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
131211 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the motion was agreed to be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
131213 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid upon the table.] The Congressional Globe
131224 Point of Order: Resolution on Seat Invitations None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order. I would inquire whether a resolution of this sort is in order? The Congressional Globe
734573 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the resolution on secession.] The Congressional Globe
734575 Motion for Tellers on the Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I call for tellers on seconding the previous question. The Congressional Globe
131397 Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the resolution be laid upon the table.] The Congressional Globe
131399 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be demanded on the motion to lay the resolution on the table.] The Congressional Globe
131405 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the resolution was laid upon the table be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
131406 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid upon the table.] The Congressional Globe
131409 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the resolution to allow Tennessee claimants to occupy seats.] The Congressional Globe
131410 Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move to lay the resolution upon the table. The Congressional Globe
131413 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE Upon that question I call for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
131427 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
131442 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the resolution was agreed to be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
131443 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
131446 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
131458 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
131461 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
131464 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
131637 Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to move that the House concur in the amendments of the Senate. The Congressional Globe
131638 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I now move the previous question. The Congressional Globe
131639 Motion to Waive the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE Will the gentleman from Pennsylvania waive the previous question long enough to allow me to make of him or of the Speaker a single inquiry? The Congressional Globe
131642 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I call the previous question. The Congressional Globe
131645 Motion to Reconsider the Vote None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the amendments of the Senate were agreed to be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
131646 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
898922 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce a Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That a resolution be introduced.] The Congressional Globe
734557 Motion to Read the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE Let it be read, for we have so many proposed amendments to the Constitution that I want to know what this can be. The Congressional Globe
131654 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House adjourn. The Congressional Globe
131669 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
131672 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
131678 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
131853 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
131857 Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move to lay the resolution upon the table. The Congressional Globe
131859 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Lay on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE On that motion I demand the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
131884 Motion to Read the Resolution Again None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that it may be again read. The Congressional Globe
131889 Point of Order: Resolution on Joint Committee and States Entitled to Representation None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. The Congressional Globe
131893 Point of Order: Resolution on Joint Committee and States Entitled to Representation None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order. The Congressional Globe
131899 Point of Order: Resolution on Joint Committee and States Entitled to Representation None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. The Congressional Globe
131906 Point of Order: Davis' Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I call the gentleman to order. The Congressional Globe
131917 Point of Order: Davis' Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I call the gentleman to order. The Congressional Globe
131922 Point of Order: Davis' Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I call the gentleman to order. The Congressional Globe
131932 Point of Order: Resolution on Joint Committee and States Entitled to Representation None 0 PROCEDURE I wish to submit a question which I believe to be a question of order[.] The Congressional Globe
131944 Point of Order: Debate None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order. The Congressional Globe
131957 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on the passage of the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
131968 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the House agreed to the resolution be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
131971 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
870234 Motion to Read the Resolutions None 0 PROCEDURE [That the resolutions be read.] The Congressional Globe
901533 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
132641 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
132648 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev, B. F. Morris, of Cincinnati, Ohio.] The Congressional Globe
132652 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Thursday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
869941 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Benjamin G. Harris None 0 PROCEDURE [That Benjamin G. Harris take the oath of office.] The Congressional Globe
869943 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Samuel McLean None 0 PROCEDURE [That Samuel McLean take the oath of office.] The Congressional Globe
869945 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: William Hooper None 0 PROCEDURE [That William Hooper take the oath of office.] The Congressional Globe
132699 Motion to Refer Credentials to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE [That the credentials be referred to the select committee on reconstruction.] The Congressional Globe
869947 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I introduce a resolution on which I call the previous question. The Congressional Globe
869948 Motion to Read the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE A resolution which will be read. The Congressional Globe
869950 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I object to that. The Congressional Globe
132712 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE Then I ask unanimous consent to introduce the resolution. The Congressional Globe
898757 Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole on the State of the Union None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the rules be suspended, and that the House resolve itself into the Committee of the Whole on the state of the Union on the President's message, so that the different subjects embraced in that document may be distributed among the various committees. The Congressional Globe
839488 Motion to Report H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask unanimous consent to report back from the Committee on the Judiciary a bill extending the right of suffrage in the District of Columbia. The Congressional Globe
839490 Motion to Suspend the Rules to Report H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE Then I move to suspend the rules. The Congressional Globe
839499 Motion to Make H. R. 1 the Special Order for January 10 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the bill be made the special order for Wednesday, the 10th of January, after the morning hour, and from day to day until disposed of. The Congressional Globe
839501 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote last taken be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
839502 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
839504 Motion to Print H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that the bill be printed. The Congressional Globe
132802 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House adjourn. The Congressional Globe
132824 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
132826 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
132828 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
135226 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I call the previous question. The Congressional Globe
898911 Engrossment and Third Reading of H. Res. 9 None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. Res. 9 as amended be engrossed and read a third time.] The Congressional Globe
135234 Motion to Read H. Res. 9 None 0 PROCEDURE I would like to have it read again. The Congressional Globe
135531 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Make H. Res. 9 a Special Order None 0 PROCEDURE I suggest that its consideration be postponed until to-morrow. The Congressional Globe
135544 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. The Congressional Globe
135546 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I call the previous question[.] The Congressional Globe
135553 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I therefore call the previous question on the passage of the joint resolution. The Congressional Globe
135557 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on H. Res. 9 None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
135562 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House do now adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
135567 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
135569 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
135572 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
135585 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce a Resolution for Reference None 0 PROCEDURE I ask unanimous consent of the House to submit the following resolution for reference to the joint committee on reconstruction[.] The Congressional Globe
135619 Motion to Refer the Credentials to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE [That the credentials be referred to the joint committee on reconstruction.] The Congressional Globe
904020 Motion to Refer the Certificate to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that it may be referred to the joint committee on reconstruction. The Congressional Globe
135642 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House of Representatives come to order.] The Congressional Globe
135644 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
135646 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
652399 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Mr. Ashley None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Ashley be sworn in.] The Congressional Globe
652406 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce Resolutions None 0 PROCEDURE [That unanimous consent be granted to introduce the resolutions.] The Congressional Globe
904011 Motion to Refer the Resolutions to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the resolution be referred to the joint committee on reconstruction. The Congressional Globe
652442 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called.] Editorial Decisions
652443 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I make the point of order that this resolution [...] goes over under the rules. The Congressional Globe
652447 Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the resolution be laid upon the table[.] The Congressional Globe
652452 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Lay on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I demand the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
652968 Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move to lay the resolution upon the table. The Congressional Globe
652977 Point of Order: Resolution on the Referral of Credentials from Tennessee None 0 PROCEDURE I submit the question of order to the Chair that no gentleman has a right to offer more than one resolution under the call of States. The Congressional Globe
898830 Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House now resolve itself into the Committee of the Whole on the state of the Union. The Congressional Globe
898833 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on the Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
900963 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the Resolutions on Distributing the President's Annual Message.] The Congressional Globe
653355 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House adjourn. The Congressional Globe
900968 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
900969 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
900971 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Thursday, December 21, be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
900973 Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole to Consider the President's Annual Message None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume consideration of the president's annual message in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901090 Committee Announcements None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee of the Whole had had the Union generally under consideration, and particularly the annual message of the President of the United States, and had come to no conclusion thereon.] The Congressional Globe
901091 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
651430 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
651432 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
651462 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
651435 Motion to Print and Refer H. Res. 30 to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. Res. 30 be referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.] The Congressional Globe
663932 Motion to Refer H. R. 88 to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. R. 88 be referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.] The Congressional Globe
651440 Motion to Refer H. Res. 31 to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. Res. 31 be referred to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction.] The Congressional Globe
901105 Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole to Consider the President's Annual Message None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume consideration of the president's annual message in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901188 Committee Announcements None 0 PROCEDURE [that the Committee of the Whole on the state of the Union had had the Union generally under consideration, and particularly the annual message of the President of the United States, and had come to no conclusion thereon.] The Congressional Globe
651455 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
651458 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
651461 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. E. H. Gray, Chaplain of the Senate.] The Congressional Globe
651467 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
651476 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order. The Congressional Globe
651480 Motion to Refer Resolutions on Congresses Role in Former Confederate States None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Resolutions on Congress' Role in Former Confederate States be referred to the joint committee on reconstruction without debate.] The Congressional Globe
651482 Motion to Print None 0 PROCEDURE [That the resolution be printed.] The Congressional Globe
901194 Motion to Call up the Resolution on Former Confederate States None 0 PROCEDURE As the morning hour has expired, I call up the resolutions submitted by me before the recess, and postponed to this day after the morning hour. The Congressional Globe
901196 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I raise the point of order that these resolutions relate to reconstruction, and therefore must go to the joint committee on that subject without debate. The Congressional Globe
901249 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Henderson None 0 PROCEDURE Will the gentleman from Ohio [Mr. Bingham] yield to me for a one moment? The Congressional Globe
901307 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE And on that I demand the previous question. The Congressional Globe
901310 Motion to Refer the Resolution and Substitute to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE I will withdraw the call for the previous question, and will move that the resolution with my substitute be referred to the joint committee on reconstruction. The Congressional Globe
901311 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE And upon that motion I demand the previous question. The Congressional Globe
901312 Motion for the Yeas and Nays None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the yeas and nays upon the motion to refer. The Congressional Globe
901340 Motion to Reconsider the Vote on the Motion to Refer None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House reconsider the vote to refer.] The Congressional Globe
901342 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
652937 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
652978 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
652980 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
652982 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
652986 Motion to Refer the Memorial to the Committee of Elections None 0 PROCEDURE I move that it be referred to the Committee of Elections. The Congressional Globe
652994 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Morgan Jones None 0 PROCEDURE My colleague, Hon. Morgan Jones, is present and desires to qualify. The Congressional Globe
901356 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I raise the point of order that this resolution should go to the joint committee on reconstruction without debate, under the rule. The Congressional Globe
899084 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce H. Res. 34 None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Rollins be granted leave to introduce H. Res. 34.] The Congressional Globe
869963 Motion to Consider Mr. Noell's Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House proceed to consider the resolution not to exclude members of Congress on account of Black people being denied suffrage.] The Congressional Globe
734562 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I demand the previous question on the adoption of the resolution. The Congressional Globe
734563 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order. I submit that this resolution must properly go to the joint committee on reconstruction. The Congressional Globe
839510 Motion to Consider H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House proceed to the consideration of the special order, being the bill reported from the Committee on the Judiciary (H. R. No. 1) extending the right of suffrage in the District of Columbia.] The Congressional Globe
839514 Motion to Recommit H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I desire to enter a motion to recommit this bill to the Committee on the Judiciary. The Congressional Globe
839518 Motion to Recommit H. R. 1 with Instructions None 0 PROCEDURE I move to amend the motion of the gentleman from Iowa [Mr. Wilson] by adding to that motion an instruction to the committee to amend the bill[.] The Congressional Globe
839523 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Kelley's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the time of the gentleman from Pennsylvania [Mr. Kelley] be extended, so as to enable him to conclude his remarks on this subject. The Congressional Globe
839527 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House adjourn. The Congressional Globe
663934 Motion to Print H. R. 88 None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the consent of this House that [it] be printed. The Congressional Globe
653014 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
653016 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
653018 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
869970 Motion to Read the Credentials of James Farrow None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that one of those documents be read. The Congressional Globe
653021 Motion to Refer the Credentials to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE [That the credentials of James Farrow and John D. Kennedy be referred, under the rule, to the joint committee on reconstruction.] The Congressional Globe
653023 Question of Privilege None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of privilege. The Congressional Globe
839682 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume the consideration of H. R. 1.] The Congressional Globe
839686 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Rogers' Time None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the gentleman's time be extended so as to allow him to conclude his remarks. The Congressional Globe
869974 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Further Extend Mr. Rogers' Time None 0 PROCEDURE I move that he be allowed to go on for the rest of the season. The Congressional Globe
869977 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. The Congressional Globe
839691 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Farnsworth's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the gentleman from Illinois [Mr. Farnsworth] have his time extended, so as to enable him to conclude his remarks. The Congressional Globe
653028 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House adjourn. The Congressional Globe
839701 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
839703 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
839706 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
839710 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume the consideration of the special order, being the bill reported from the Committee on the Judiciary (H. R. No. 1) extending the right of suffrage in the District of Columbia.] The Congressional Globe
839716 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Chanler's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I ask unanimous consent that my colleague's time may be extended, so as to enable him to conclude his speech. The Congressional Globe
839722 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House do now adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
839724 Renewal of the Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
653030 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
653032 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
653034 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
653037 Motion to Print and Refer the Credentials and Memorial to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE I ask their reference to the committee on reconstruction. The Congressional Globe
653041 Motion to Read the Memorial None 0 PROCEDURE I ask for the reading of the memorial. The Congressional Globe
653044 Motion to Refer the Resolution to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE I move to refer the resolution to the committee on reconstruction[.] The Congressional Globe
653045 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I demand the previous question. The Congressional Globe
653047 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the resolution was referred be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
653048 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
653050 Motion to Print the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the resolution be printed.] The Congressional Globe
869983 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be ordered on the preamble and resolution.] The Congressional Globe
839732 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be ordered on the passage of the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
839735 Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the resolution be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
839738 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be ordered on the motion to lay the resolution on the table.] The Congressional Globe
839775 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House, agreeably to order, resume the consideration of the bill (H. R. No. 1) extending the right of suffrage in the District of Columbia.] The Congressional Globe
653787 Motion to Refer H. Res. 39 to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. Res. 39 be referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.] The Congressional Globe
839915 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Kasson's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the time of the gentleman [Mr. Kasson] be extended so as to enable him to conclude his remarks. The Congressional Globe
653790 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
654157 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
654159 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. E. House.] The Congressional Globe
654161 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
655038 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order, that there is nothing before the House. The Congressional Globe
839930 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume consideration of the bill (H. R. No. 1) extending the right of suffrage in the District of Columbia.] The Congressional Globe
655043 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House adjourn. The Congressional Globe
653792 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
653794 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
653796 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
653798 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: John N. Goodwin None 0 PROCEDURE Mr. BLAINE. I rise to a question of privilege, and present the credentials of Hon. John N. Goodwin, Delegate-elect from the Territory of Arizona, who is present and ready to take the oath. The Congressional Globe
653822 Motion to Read the Credentials None 0 PROCEDURE I am requested by a gentleman contesting the seat of that gentleman to ask to have the credentials read. The Congressional Globe
870002 Motion to Print and Refer the Memorial to the Committee of Elections None 0 PROCEDURE I move that it be referred to the Committee of Elections, and printed. The Congressional Globe
870004 Motion to Refer the Memorial to the Committee of Elections None 0 PROCEDURE Well, let it be referred. The Congressional Globe
839954 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume the consideration of the bill (H. R. No. 1) extending the right of suffrage in the District of Columbia.] The Congressional Globe
839967 Motion to Postpone H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I move the postponement of the pending bill until the first Tuesday in April next. The Congressional Globe
870010 Motion to Read Mr. Hale's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE I beg leave to ask for the reading of the amendment which I had the honor to submit the other day, and which constitutes, as I understand, the question before the House. The Congressional Globe
870012 Motion for a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House take a recess until half past seven o'clock this evening, for the discussion of that bill only. The Congressional Globe
870014 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE As the best way to decide the matter, I will move to adjourn. The Congressional Globe
870020 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Submit Resolutions None 0 PROCEDURE I ask unanimous consent to submit the following resolutions[.] The Congressional Globe
653845 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
839987 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
839989 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
839991 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
839993 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume the consideration of the bill (H. R. No. 1) extending the right of suffrage in the District of Columbia.] The Congressional Globe
839999 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I demand upon that motion the previous question. The Congressional Globe
840000 Motion to Lay H. R. 1 on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I make [the] motion [to lay the bill upon the table.] The Congressional Globe
840002 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Lay H. R. 1 on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I demand the yeas and nays upon it. The Congressional Globe
870048 Motion to Amend the Motion to Postpone H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I will modify my motion so as to make the time the first Tuesday in March instead of the first Tuesday in April. The Congressional Globe
840011 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Postpone H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be ordered on the motion to postpone H. R. 1.] The Congressional Globe
840022 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I now demand the previous question on the motion to recommit the bill with instructions. The Congressional Globe
870390 Motion to Read the Instructions to the Judiciary Committee None 0 PROCEDURE I would ask that those instructions be read. The Congressional Globe
840027 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I now call the previous question. The Congressional Globe
840043 Motion for Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Recommit H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be ordered on the motion to recommit H. R. 1 with instructions.] The Congressional Globe
840057 Engrossment and Third Reading of H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE The bill was then ordered to be engrossed for a third reading; and being engrossed, it was accordingly read the third time. The Congressional Globe
840060 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the final passage of the bill.] The Congressional Globe
840064 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on H. R. 1 None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the yeas and nays on the passage of the bill. The Congressional Globe
840077 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE I move to reconsider the vote just taken[.] The Congressional Globe
840078 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I [...] also move that the motion to reconsider be laid on the table. The Congressional Globe
840081 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House adjourn. The Congressional Globe
901364 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
901367 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
901370 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
901375 Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole to Consider the President's Annual Message None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume consideration of the president's annual message in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
901502 Committee Announcements None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Committee of the Whole on the state of the Union had had under consideration [...] the President's annual message, and had come to no conclusion thereon.] The Congressional Globe
901504 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
653847 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
653849 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
653851 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Friday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
653860 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
870473 Motion to Introduce a Resolution to Admit Members-Elect from Rebellious States Immediately None 0 PROCEDURE [That the following resolutions be submitted.] The Congressional Globe
653887 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order, that the chairman of the committee has no right to exclude a member of the minority of the committee from producing and debating a minority report on the floor of this House; in other words, that a member of the committee has a right to debate the question under the rule. The Congressional Globe
653891 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Sloan None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the gentleman from New Jersey to yield for the purpose of having an amendment that I offer read. The Congressional Globe
871013 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Thomas None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the gentleman from New Jersey to yield to me for a moment to allow me to make a personal explanation as to my absence from the House on Thursday last when the final vote was taken on the passage of the District of Columbia suffrage bill. The Congressional Globe
654799 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Conkling's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that by unanimous consent my colleague's time be extended. The Congressional Globe
654802 Motion to Make H. Res. 51 a Special Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise now to move to postpone the further consideration of this question until to-morrow immediately after the reading of the Journal, and that it be made the special order for that time. The Congressional Globe
654803 Motion to Print H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE I move also that the resolution be printed. The Congressional Globe
654804 Motion to Print the Minority Report None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that the minority report be printed also. The Congressional Globe
654808 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I insist on the previous question. The Congressional Globe
654811 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
654996 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
654998 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
655003 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
734324 Motion to Refer the Resolutions to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE If there be no objection, the resolutions will be referred to the joint committee on reconstruction. The Congressional Globe
734377 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the resolutions were referred be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
734383 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move, then, that the motion to reconsider be laid upon the table. The Congressional Globe
734384 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order. I did not surrender the floor at the time I made the motion to reconsider. The Congressional Globe
734390 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I now demand the yeas and nays upon the motion to lay upon the table[.] The Congressional Globe
734395 Motion for Tellers None 0 PROCEDURE I now demand [...] tellers upon the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
871031 Motion to Consider H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House proceed to the consideration of the special order H. Res. 51.] The Congressional Globe
655039 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I now demand the previous question. The Congressional Globe
871037 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I call the previous question. The Congressional Globe
655046 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Sloan None 0 PROCEDURE Will the gentleman yield for the purpose of offering an amendment? The Congressional Globe
655062 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Kelley None 0 PROCEDURE Will the gentlemen permit me to offer an amendment which I believe will remove much of the objection which is made? The Congressional Globe
655072 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Kelley None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the gentleman from Minnesota [Mr. Donnelly] to yield to me for a moment that I may submit a substitute. The Congressional Globe
655074 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Sloan None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the gentleman from Minnesota to yield to me that I may offer an amendment to the substitute which the gentleman from Pennsylvania [Mr. Kelley] is about to offer. The Congressional Globe
655075 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. My point of order is this: can the floor be so farmed out in reference to the matter of amendments as to allow gentlemen of a certain class of opinions to preclude all amendments except such as they favor? The Congressional Globe
655117 Motion to Offer an Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE I desire to offer an amendment. The Congressional Globe
871055 Motion to Offer Mr. Orth's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE Is there objection to the introduction of this amendment to the amendment? The Congressional Globe
871066 Motion to Offer Mr. Le Blond's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE I will move to strike out the word "Legislatures" in the fourth line, and insert "conventions to be called by the Legislatures;" and in line six to strike out the word "Legislatures" and insert the word "conventions." The Congressional Globe
655175 Motion to Recommit H. Res. 51 and Amendments to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction with Mr. Lawrence's Instructions None 0 PROCEDURE I move to recommit the resolution and pending amendments to the committee on reconstruction[.] The Congressional Globe
655187 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Make H. Res. 51 a Special Order in Committee of the Whole and Limit Debate to Five Minutes None 0 PROCEDURE I move [...] that this subject be committed to the Committee of the Whole on the state of the Union under the five minutes' rule, and be there discussed under the five minutes' rule, and be continued as a special order until it is disposed of. The Congressional Globe
888988 Motion to Offer Mr. Ingersoll's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE If that meets the views of my colleague, I will ask him to offer it. The Congressional Globe
655222 Motion to Consider H. Res. 51 in Committee of the Whole and Limit Debate to Twenty Minutes None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the joint resolution and pending amendments be referred to the Committee of the Whole, and that debate be restricted to [...] twenty minutes[.] The Congressional Globe
655225 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House adjourn. The Congressional Globe
655230 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House now adjourn, with these two pending questions, till to-morrow morning. The Congressional Globe
655231 Renewal of the Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I now renew the motion to adjourn. The Congressional Globe
655054 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
655057 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
655059 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
843640 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume consideration of H. Res. 51.] The Congressional Globe
655067 Motion to Recommit H. Res. 51 and Amendments to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction with Mr. Lawrence's Instructions None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the pending resolution and amendments be recommitted to the committee on reconstruction, with instructions to report an amendment to the Constitution which shall, first, apportion direct taxes among the States according to property in each; and which shall, second, apportion Representatives among the States on the basis of adult male voters who may be citizens of the United States. The Congressional Globe
889002 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Offer an Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE I ask unanimous consent to submit the following amendment[.] The Congressional Globe
655716 Motion to Extend Mr. Cook's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I move the gentleman's time be extended. The Congressional Globe
656390 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Schenck's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the time of the gentleman from Ohio be extended. The Congressional Globe
655726 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
655369 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
655371 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
655373 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
655378 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the resolution was adopted be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
655379 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid upon the table.] The Congressional Globe
889016 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume the consideration of H. Res. 51.] The Congressional Globe
655412 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Bingham's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I hope the gentleman from Ohio will be allowed to finish his remarks. The Congressional Globe
655434 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
655435 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Yield the Floor to Mr. Nicholson None 0 PROCEDURE The gentleman from Kentucky [Mr. Harding] wishes to yield to the gentleman from Delaware, [Mr. Nicholson,] and to take his hour to-morrow. The Congressional Globe
898856 Motion to Make the President's Annual Message the Order of Business on Saturday None 0 PROCEDURE I desire to submit a motion, that next Saturday be occupied as in Committee of the Whole with debate on the President's message, with the understanding that no other business be transacted. The Congressional Globe
655445 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
656154 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
656159 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
656161 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
863841 Motion to Print and Lay the Report and Resolutions on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the report and resolutions be printed and laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
863849 Motion to Read the First Minority Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the section of the minority report containing the first minority resolution be read.] The Congressional Globe
863852 Motion to Print and Lay the Minority Report on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the minority report be laid on the table and ordered to be printed.] The Congressional Globe
889033 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume the consideration of H. Res. 51.] The Congressional Globe
656248 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Harding's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I move that his time be extended for fifteen minutes. The Congressional Globe
656268 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I then rise to a question of order. The Congressional Globe
656427 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. The Congressional Globe
898848 Order of Business: President's Annual Message None 0 PROCEDURE The Chair will state that to-morrow, by order of the House, is to be devoted to making speeches on the President’s message in Committee of the Whole, and no other business; and as it is necessary that the Chair should be absent, he will ask the gentleman from Illinois, [Mr. Washburne,] who is chairman of the Committee of the Whole upon the President’s annual message, to take the chair to-morrow as Speaker pro tempore. The Congressional Globe
656432 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Kerr's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I will move that the time of my colleague [Mr. Kerr] be extended so as to allow him to conclude his remarks. The Congressional Globe
656437 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Postpone Mr. Raymond's Speech on H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE As it is rather late, if there be no objection I would prefer to make my remarks on Monday. The Congressional Globe
656441 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
898859 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
898863 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
898864 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
898865 Motion to Resume Consideration of the President's Annual Message in Committee of the Whole None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House was in session for the purpose of hearing speeches, to be delivered as in Committee of the Whole on the state of the Union, upon the President's message.] The Congressional Globe
898871 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House adjourn. The Congressional Globe
656443 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
656445 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
656447 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Saturday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
889105 Motion for the Regular Order of Business None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House proceed to consider the regular order of business.] The Congressional Globe
889107 Motion for the Chair to State the Questions Pending None 0 PROCEDURE I will request the Chair to state the exact position of this subject before the House, and the various questions now pending. The Congressional Globe
656458 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Raymond's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the time of my colleague [Mr. Raymond] be extended so that he can conclude his remarks. The Congressional Globe
896508 Motion to Print a Speech None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Johnson be granted leave to print a speech.] The Congressional Globe The Congressional Globe
896513 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Retain the Floor None 0 PROCEDURE If there be no objection, he will be considered as entitled to occupy the floor for that time [forty minutes] in the morning. The Congressional Globe
657298 Motion to Recommit H. Res. 51 to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE I desire him to accept as a substitute for his motion a motion to recommit without instructions, giving the committee authority to report at any time. The Congressional Globe
657303 Motion to Recommit H. Res. 51 to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction with Instructions None 0 PROCEDURE I want to move, as an amendment to the pending motion, the instructions presented by me, and which were read from the Clerk's desk to be recommitted. The Congressional Globe
656471 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. The Congressional Globe
896592 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Schenck None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the gentleman to yield to me to make a motion to amend. The Congressional Globe
656474 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I make the point of order that the House cannot instruct a joint committee. The Congressional Globe
657521 Motion to Recommit H. Res. 51 and Amendments to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE [That the joint resolution be recommitted to the Joint Committee of Fifteen on Reconstruction without instruction but with all pending propositions.] The Congressional Globe
901250 Motion to Refer H. Res. 51 and Amendments to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE I propose to amend the motion of my colleague by referring the whole subject to the Committee on the Judiciary in lieu of the motion to recommit to the joint committee. The Congressional Globe
657524 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I call the previous question on my motion. The Congressional Globe
656485 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House do now adjourn[.] The Congressional Globe
656486 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the yeas and nays on that motion. The Congressional Globe
656673 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
656678 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
656684 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
656759 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on the passage of the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
656762 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote last taken be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
656763 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
656770 Motion to Refer the Resolution to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE [That the resolution be referred to the joint committee on reconstruction.] The Congressional Globe
656775 Motion for the Regular Order of Business None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House proceed to the regular order of business.] The Congressional Globe
656777 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Print a Speech None 0 PROCEDURE I ask, by unanimous consent, that I shall be allowed to write it and print it in the debates. The Congressional Globe The Congressional Globe
657543 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE I make that motion [to reconsider the vote by which the previous question was seconded]. The Congressional Globe
657548 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Refer None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be ordered on the motion to refer H. Res. 51 to the Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
659181 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the House refused to refer the subject to the Committee of the Whole be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
659182 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid upon the table.] The Congressional Globe
659189 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the House agreed to the motion to recommit H. Res. 51 to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
659191 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
659195 Motion to Allow Submission of Propositions to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE I propose that the House allow gentlemen to submit their various propositions to the committee. The Congressional Globe
659197 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
656747 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
656751 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
656753 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
659306 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I now move the previous question. The Congressional Globe
659310 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I now renew the demand for the previous question. The Congressional Globe
659326 Motion to Read the President's Remarks None 0 PROCEDURE I would ask the gentleman from Pennsylvania [Mr. Stevens] to permit to be read the paper which has called forth his remarks[.] The Congressional Globe
659330 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Print a Speech None 0 PROCEDURE I ask permission of the House to print some remarks which I intended to deliver on the subject. The Congressional Globe
659337 Motion to Postpone H. Res. 51 until December None 0 PROCEDURE [That further consideration be postponed until the first Monday in December next.] The Congressional Globe
659339 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Mr. Schenck's Amendment None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be ordered on Mr. Schenck's amendment.] The Congressional Globe
659344 Engrossment and Third Reading of H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. Res. 51 be engrossed and read for the third time.] The Congressional Globe
659346 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be ordered on the adoption of the joint resolution.] The Congressional Globe
659348 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE I demand the yeas and nays on the passage of the joint resolution. The Congressional Globe
659350 Motion to Read H. Res. 51 None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the reading of the joint resolution. The Congressional Globe
659354 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House reconsider the vote by which the joint resolution was adopted[.] The Congressional Globe
659355 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move [...] to lay that motion [to reconsider] on the table. The Congressional Globe
659357 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
663311 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
663314 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
663316 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
663373 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
663522 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
663524 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
663526 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
663529 Motion to Print and Refer S. 61 to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE Would it be proper, under the order of the House on yesterday, for me to move the reference of this bill to the Committee on the Judiciary, and that it be printed? The Congressional Globe
663531 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
663533 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
663535 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
663537 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Saturday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
843602 Motion to Print and Refer S. 61 to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE I ask unanimous consent that a bill now on the Speaker's table, being Senate bill No. 61, to protect all persons in the United States in their civil rights, and to furnish the means of their vindication, be taken therefrom and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and be printed. The Congressional Globe
864280 Motion to Print and Lay the Report and Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the report and resolution, with the accompanying papers, be laid on the table and ordered to be printed.] The Congressional Globe
898873 Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole to Consider the President's Annual Message None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume consideration of the president's annual message in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
663610 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
664242 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664245 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
664277 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
843607 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the House on yesterday referred to the Committee on the Judiciary Senate bill No. 61 be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
664259 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
663951 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
663955 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
663958 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
898880 Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole to Consider the President's Annual Message None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume consideration of the president's annual message in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
663968 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
663988 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
663990 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. B. W. Chidlaw.] The Congressional Globe
663992 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
663995 Motion to Print the Minority Report None 0 PROCEDURE I [...] ask that it be printed. The Congressional Globe
663997 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I now move that the House adjourn. The Congressional Globe
898889 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
898891 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
898892 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
898913 Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole to Consider the President's Annual Message None 0 PROCEDURE No business is in order in the House to-day except debate as in Committee of the Whole on the state of the Union on the President’s message... The Congressional Globe
898947 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
664000 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664002 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. B. F. Morris.] The Congressional Globe
664004 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
664026 Engrossment and Third Reading of H. Res. 63 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the joint resolution be read a first and second time, and the question was on ordering it to be engrossed and read a third time.] The Congressional Globe
664027 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. Can this joint resolution be presented and considered at the present time without unanimous consent? The Congressional Globe
664029 Motion to Print and Make H. Res. 63 a Special Order None 0 PROCEDURE The joint resolution having now been read a first and second time, I ask that it be printed and be made the special order for next Monday, after the morning hour, and from day to day until disposed of. The Congressional Globe
664034 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. Has the committee on reconstruction the right not only to report at all times, but the right also, under that power given to them by order of the House, to make special orders at all times? The Congressional Globe
664045 Motion to Print and Recommit H. Res. 63 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the joint resolution be recommitted to the joint committee on reconstruction, and that it be ordered to be printed[.] The Congressional Globe
899178 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE On that motion I demand the previous question. The Congressional Globe
864283 Motion to Consider the Contested Election Case of Baldwin vs. Trowbridge None 0 PROCEDURE I call up the majority and minority reports of the select committee on the Michigan contested seats. The Congressional Globe
864286 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House adjourn. The Congressional Globe
664048 Renewal of the Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I now renew the motion to adjourn. The Congressional Globe
864288 Motion for Tellers None 0 PROCEDURE [That tellers be ordered on the renewal of the motion to adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
666632 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664019 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
664023 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
845208 Motion to Resume Consideration of the Resolution on the Contested Election Case of Baldwin vs. Trowbridge None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume the consideration of the resolution on the Michigan contested-election case.] The Congressional Globe
864290 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I rise now to call the previous question, as I think this debate has gone far enough. The Congressional Globe
668001 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Minority Substitute None 0 PROCEDURE I call for the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
668007 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the resolution was agreed to be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
668012 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
671856 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
902561 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
902562 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
902563 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
902564 Motion for an Evening Session for Debate on the President's Annual Message None 0 PROCEDURE I will therefore move that the House take a recess from half past four o'clock until half past seven, and that the evening session be solely for debate on the President's message; no action to be taken. The Congressional Globe
899061 Motion to Resume Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume its session.] The Congressional Globe
899064 Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole to Consider the President's Annual Message None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume consideration of the president's annual message in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
899071 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
664052 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664054 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. Zachariah Ragan.] The Congressional Globe
664056 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
863878 Motion to Consider the Contested Election Case of Coffroth vs. Koontz None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House proceed to consider the contested election case of Coffroth vs. Koontz.] The Congressional Globe
845227 Motion to Postpone the Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the further consideration of the resolution on the Pennsylvania contested election be postponed until Monday next after the morning hour.] The Congressional Globe
870556 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Offer a Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the unanimous consent of the House to offer the following resolution[.] The Congressional Globe
664166 Motion to Give Notice of [H. Res. 94] None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House be notified of a motion for leave to introduce a joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution.] Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States, 1865-1867
664062 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
899074 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
899076 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
899077 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
899078 Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole to Consider the President's Annual Message None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume consideration of the president's annual message in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
899095 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I will move that the House now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
664064 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664066 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
664068 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Saturday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
870572 Motion to Print and Refer H. Res. 70 to the Committee on the Judiciary None 0 PROCEDURE [That H. Res. 70 be printed and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.] The Congressional Globe
870587 Motion to Read H. Res. 72 None 0 PROCEDURE Let the joint resolution be read. The Congressional Globe
827477 Motion to Lay H. Res. 72 on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move to lay the joint resolution on the table. The Congressional Globe
870583 Motion for Leave to Introduce H. Res. 72 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the question be taken on whether to receive H. Res. 72.] The Congressional Globe
734478 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE Mr. HENDERSON submitted the following resolutions, on which he demanded the previous question[.] The Congressional Globe
864295 Motion to Print and Lay the Report and Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the report, with the accompanying resolutions, be laid on the table, and ordered to be printed.] The Congressional Globe
863871 Motion to Resume Consideration of the Contested Election Case of Coffroth vs. Koontz None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of privilege, and call up the resolutions reported by the majority of the Committee of Elections on the contested-election case from the sixteenth congressional district of Pennsylvania. The Congressional Globe
863881 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the minority substitute for the resolutions on the contested election case of Coffroth vs. Koontz.] The Congressional Globe
863883 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Minority Substitute None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be ordered on the minority substitute for the resolutions on the contested election case of Coffroth vs. Koontz.] The Congressional Globe
664177 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the resolutions were adopted be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
664178 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the motion to reconsider be laid upon the table.] The Congressional Globe
863893 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Mr. Coffroth None 0 PROCEDURE [That Mr. Coffroth take the oath of office.] The Congressional Globe
664181 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
664092 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664094 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
664095 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
680383 Motion to Print and Lay the Minority Report on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I [...] ask that [the minority report] be laid on the table, and printed. The Congressional Globe
864297 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Receive, Print and Lay the Minority Report on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I ask unanimous consent [for the report to be be received, printed and laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
680404 Motion to Correct the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal record Mr. Marshall's name as sustaining the report of the committee.] The Congressional Globe
664374 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
664118 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664120 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
664122 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
664123 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Dispense with the Reading of the Journal None 0 PROCEDURE [That the further reading of the Journal be dispensed with.] The Congressional Globe
677999 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Davis None 0 PROCEDURE I hope the gentleman from Pennsylvania will consent to yield to me, that this case may be disposed of. The Congressional Globe
678004 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Washburne None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the gentleman to yield to me so that I may have some communications read[.] The Congressional Globe
864302 Motion to Consider the Contested Election Case of Washburn vs. Voorhees None 0 PROCEDURE I will call up the Indiana contested-election case. The Congressional Globe
678008 Motion to Read the Resolutions None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that the resolutions be read. The Congressional Globe
678010 Motion to Postpone the Contested Election Case of Washburn vs. Voorhees None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the subject be postponed until Friday, immediately after the morning hour. The Congressional Globe
664138 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
664160 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664162 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
664164 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of last session be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
864310 Motion to Resume Consideration of the Contested Election Case of Washburn vs. Voorhees None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume the consideration of the contested election case of Washburn vs. Voorhees.] The Congressional Globe
864314 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I now move the previous question. The Congressional Globe
678014 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Minority Substitute None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be ordered on the minority substitute for the resolutions on the contested election of Washburn vs. Voorhees.] The Congressional Globe
678019 Motion for a Division None 0 PROCEDURE I ask for a division of the question on the two resolutions. The Congressional Globe
680361 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Second Divided Resolution None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on the second divided resolution on the contested election of Washburn vs. Voorhees.] The Congressional Globe
680368 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote by which the House agreed to the resolution be reconsidered.] The Congressional Globe
680369 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the vote be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
664229 Motion to Take the Oath of Office: Mr. Washburn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the oath of office be administered to Mr. Washburn. The Congressional Globe
664238 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
899096 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
899100 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
899101 The Journal of yesterday was read and approved. None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
899107 Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole to Consider the President's Annual Message None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume consideration of the president's annual message in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
899182 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move, then, that the House adjourn. The Congressional Globe
899230 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664186 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
664188 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of Saturday last be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
664197 Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the resolution be laid on the table. The Congressional Globe
664198 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Motion to Lay Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE On that motion I demand the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
664203 Motion for Tellers None 0 PROCEDURE [That the tellers on ordering the yeas and nays be called for.] The Congressional Globe
664217 Motion for Tellers None 0 PROCEDURE [That tellers be ordered on the motion to lay the resolution on the table.] The Congressional Globe
664235 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on Motion to Lay the Resolution on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I demand the yeas and nays notwithstanding they were refused, because there was no quorum in the House when they were demanded. The Congressional Globe
664244 Motion to Refer the Resolution to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE [That the resolution be referred to the committee on reconstruction without instructions.] The Congressional Globe
664253 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Refer None 0 PROCEDURE [That the yeas and nays be called on the motion to refer resolution.] The Congressional Globe
664262 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the motion to refer.] The Congressional Globe
666494 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE [That the previous question be called on the resolution.] The Congressional Globe
664334 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I call the gentleman to order; he is addressing the galleries and not the Speaker. The Congressional Globe
664344 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Rogers' Time None 0 PROCEDURE I trust that the House will consent to extend my time for half an hour. The Congressional Globe
664659 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Further Extend Mr. Rogers' Time None 0 PROCEDURE I move that his time be extended without limitation. The Congressional Globe
664664 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order. I submit that the Chicago platform is not under discussion. The Congressional Globe
664692 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Let H. Res. 63 Lie Over as Unfinished Business None 0 PROCEDURE I make the suggestion it go over until to-morrow, to come up after the morning hour as unfinished business. The Congressional Globe
899242 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Allow Mr. Rogers to Print His Speech None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that the gentleman from New Jersey have leave to print the balance of his speech. The Congressional Globe The Congressional Globe
899245 Motion to Temporarily Postpone H. Res. 63 None 0 PROCEDURE In order that the gentleman from Massachusetts may bring his matter up, I move to postpone the further consideration of the pending resolution till four o'clock this afternoon. The Congressional Globe
899250 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE Is this debate in order? The Congressional Globe
664707 Motion to Postpone H. Res. 63 None 0 PROCEDURE I move, then, that it be postponed till to-morrow immediately after the reading of the Journal. The Congressional Globe
664709 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Postpone H. Res. 63 None 0 PROCEDURE I demand the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
664710 Motion for Tellers on the Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Postpone H. Res. 63 None 0 PROCEDURE I demand tellers on ordering the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
899260 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
664724 Renewal of the Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I now renew my motion to adjourn. The Congressional Globe
664257 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664268 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
664270 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
846162 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 63 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume the consideration of H. Res. 63.] The Congressional Globe
664626 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Higby's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I hope the gentleman will be allowed to finish his speech. The Congressional Globe
664633 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Yield Time to Mr. Kelley None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the gentleman from New York [Mr. Hale] to yield, and I hope the House will grant me the indulgence of extending my time. The Congressional Globe
664635 Motion to Extend Mr. Kelley's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I will make the motion that the gentleman be allowed to go on for half an hour, and that it shall not come out of the time of the gentleman from New York, [Mr. Hale.] The Congressional Globe
664643 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. I insist that the gentleman must confine himself to the subject under discussion. The Congressional Globe
664651 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I propose now to call the previous question if no other gentleman desires to be heard to-day[.] The Congressional Globe
846364 Motion to Let H. Res. 63 Lie Over None 0 PROCEDURE [That the subject shall go over until to-morrow.] The Congressional Globe
664660 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
664275 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664283 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
664286 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
846378 Motion to Resume Consideration of H. Res. 63 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume the consideration of H. Res. 63.] The Congressional Globe
664293 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Stevens None 0 PROCEDURE I ask the gentleman from New York to yield to me for a moment, that I may have a document read at the Clerk's desk. The Congressional Globe
664299 Personal Explanation None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to make a personal explanation. The Congressional Globe
664322 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Stevens None 0 PROCEDURE Will the gentleman yield to allow me to offer a paper for reference? The Congressional Globe
664339 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Refer the Telegraph Message to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE I desire that it may be referred to the committee on reconstruction. The Congressional Globe
664347 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. I submit that the remarks of the gentleman from Ohio are not pertinent to the subject before the House. The Congressional Globe
664352 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order, that this question is not debatable, and that the gentleman from Massachusetts has no right to debate it. The Congressional Globe
664353 Motion to Appeal from the Decision of the Chair None 0 PROCEDURE Then I take an appeal from the decision of the Chair, and I do it for the purpose of saying what I have to say on the subject. The Congressional Globe
664359 Renewal of the Motion to Appeal from the Decision of the Chair None 0 PROCEDURE I renew it. [...] I appeal from the decision of the Chair. The Congressional Globe
664369 Motion to Lay the Appeal on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE I move to lay the appeal on the table. The Congressional Globe
664689 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order. Under the ruling of the Chair the gentleman's remarks are out of order, not being pertinent to the question. The Congressional Globe
664701 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. This being a part of the gentleman's argument, I insist that it is not pertinent to the question under discussion. The Congressional Globe
664719 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. It is not in order for a gentleman to publish doctrines of a revolutionary and rebellious character in his speech. The Congressional Globe
664745 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a point of order. I want to know if we have not a right to know what paper it was that that was read from? The Congressional Globe
664774 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE I rise to a question of order. I submit that remarks about the Chicago Times are not pertinent to the question under consideration. The Congressional Globe
664779 Point of Order None 0 PROCEDURE Then I raise the further point of order, that when a gentleman is ruled out of order he must take his seat. The Congressional Globe
846430 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Bingham's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I hope the gentleman from Ohio will be allowed to finish his speech. The Congressional Globe
899369 Motion to Yield the Floor to Mr. Bingham None 0 PROCEDURE I am willing the gentleman from Ohio shall continue his remarks. I will be happy to give him from my time such portion as he wants. The Congressional Globe
664853 Motion to Postpone H. Res. 63 until April None 0 PROCEDURE I [...] simply submit the motion that this whole subject be postponed until the second Tuesday of April next[.] The Congressional Globe
664857 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE Upon that motion I demand the previous question. The Congressional Globe
664861 Motion to Lay H. Res. 63 on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE [That the whole subject be laid on the table.] The Congressional Globe
664864 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Lay H. Res. 63 on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE Upon [that motion] I ask the yeas and nays. The Congressional Globe
664884 Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Postpone H. Res. 63 None 0 PROCEDURE I demand the yeas and nays on the motion to postpone. The Congressional Globe
846432 Motion for Tellers on the Motion for the Yeas and Nays on the Motion to Postpone H. Res. 63 None 0 PROCEDURE [That tellers be called on ordering the yeas and nays.] The Congressional Globe
664897 Motion to Reconsider None 0 PROCEDURE I move to reconsider the vote just taken[.] The Congressional Globe
664898 Motion to Lay the Motion to Reconsider on the Table None 0 PROCEDURE That the motion to reconsider be laid on the table. The Congressional Globe
664900 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
664378 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664380 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
664384 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
738655 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE Upon that motion I call the previous question. The Congressional Globe
664479 Motion for Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I demand the previous question on the amendment. The Congressional Globe
664488 Motion to Recommit S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE I now desire, Mr. Speaker, to enter a motion to recommit the bill. The Congressional Globe
664517 Motion to Postpone S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the further consideration of this subject be postponed for the present. The Congressional Globe
664532 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
664734 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664738 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
664744 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
870589 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Introduce [H. Res. 91.] None 0 PROCEDURE I ask unanimous consent to submit the following[.] The Congressional Globe
664794 Motion to Resume Consideration of S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume consideration of S. 61.] The Congressional Globe
664822 Motion for Unanimous Consent to Extend Mr. Thayer's Time None 0 PROCEDURE I ask that by unanimous consent the time of the gentleman be extended. The Congressional Globe
664836 Motion to Offer an Amendment to S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE I desire to offer an amendment to the bill under consideration. The Congressional Globe
664930 Motion to Amend the Motion to Recommit S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE I will move to amend the motion to recommit by adding thereto instructions[.] The Congressional Globe
665021 Motion to Postpone S. 61 until Thursday None 0 PROCEDURE My proposition is that it shall be postponed until Thursday next after the morning hour, with the understanding that the vote shall be taken upon it upon that day. The Congressional Globe
665025 Motion to Take a Recess None 0 PROCEDURE I desire to submit to the House a proposition to take a recess until half past seven o'clock to-night for business. The Congressional Globe
665042 Motion for the Previous Question None 0 PROCEDURE I demand the previous question on that amendment. The Congressional Globe
843668 Motion to Recommit S. 61 None 0 PROCEDURE I renew the motion to recommit[.] The Congressional Globe Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States, 1865-1867
665064 Motion to Print S. 61 as Amended None 0 PROCEDURE I move the bill, as amended, be printed. The Congressional Globe Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States, 1865-1867
665067 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
899183 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
899184 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by Rev. B. W. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
899185 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of yesterday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
899187 Motion to Resolve into the Committee of the Whole to Consider the President's Annual Message None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House resume consideration of the president's annual message in Committee of the Whole.] The Congressional Globe
899261 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House adjourn.] The Congressional Globe
664862 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe
664865 Prayer None 0 PROCEDURE [That a prayer be read by the Chaplain, Rev. C. B. Boynton.] The Congressional Globe
664868 Reading of the Journal of Last Session None 0 PROCEDURE [That the Journal of last Saturday be read and approved.] The Congressional Globe
664871 Motion to Refer the Resolutions to the Joint Committee on Reconstruction None 0 PROCEDURE [That the concurrent resolutions be referred to the committee on reconstruction.] The Congressional Globe
664874 Motion to Adjourn None 0 PROCEDURE I move that the House do now adjourn. The Congressional Globe
664876 Call to Order None 0 PROCEDURE [That the House come to order.] The Congressional Globe