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Subsidiary Motions

whether each is debatable, amendable, needs a second, what vote, purpose, etc.

QuestionAnswer
Postpone Indefinitely: Purpose? Kill motion without a direct vote
Postpone Endefinitely: Vote? Majority
Postpone Indefinitely: Amendable? No
Postpone Indefinitely: Debatable? Yes
Postpone Indefinitely: Second needed? Yes
Amendment: Purpose? Change the motion
Amendment: Second needed? Yes
Amendment: Debatable? Yes
Amendment: Amendable? Yes
Amendment: Vote? Majority
Refer to Committee: Purpose? Assign to a Committee
Refer to Committee: Debatable? Yes
Refer to Committee: Amendable? Yes
Refer to Committee: Vote? Majority
Refer to Committee: Second needed? Yes
Postpone Definitely: Purpose? Delay to a certain time
Postpone Definitely: Second needed? Yes
Postpone Definitely: Debatable? Yes
Postpone Definitely: Amendable? Yes
Postpone Definitely: Vote? Majority
Limit/Extend Debate: Purpose? Limit or extend debate to tome or number of debate
Limit/Extend Debate: Vote? 2/3
Limit/Extend Debate: Amendable? Yes
Limit/Extend Debate: Debatable? No
Limit.Extend Debate: Second needed? Yes
Previous Question: Purpose? End debate immediately
Previous Question: Second needed? Yes
Previous Question: Debatable? No
Previous Question: Amendable? No
Previous Question: Vote? 2/3
Lay on the Table: Purpose? Delay briefly
Lay on the Table: Second needed? Yes
Lay on the Table: Debatable? No
Lay on the Table: Amendable? No
Lay on the Table: Vote? Majority
Created by: country.girl