But enough members remained to give the legal quorum, and it was carried by 120 to 2 votes.
Are there enough in attendance to constitute a quorum?
When a quorum, with some difficulty, was obtained, another period of retrograde legislation set in.
Two-thirds of each house constitute a quorum to do business.
The Senate would choose its own president, and the House of Representatives its speaker; each house would make its own rules of procedure; in each, one-third of the number of members would form a quorum; the members of each must take oath, or make affirmation of allegiance; and all alike would receive an allowance of £400 a year.
Cannon, were adopted on the 14th of February 1890; they provided that every member must vote, unless pecuniarily interested in a measure, that members present and not voting may be counted for a quorum, and that no dilatory motion be entertained by the speaker.
Each tingslag has a court (hciradsratt), consisting of a judge and twelve unpaid assessors (namndeman), of whom seven form a quorum, elected by the people.
A majority of either house constitutes a quorum, but as regards ordinary bills, on the third reading, not only must they receive a majority of the quorum, but that majority must be at least two-fifths of the total membership of the house.
The unusual provision that two-thirds of each house shall constitute a quorum would probably prove inconvenient, if the political parties were approximately equal in strength.
The governor was chosen by the joint vote of the council and assembly; he was president of the council, with a casting vote; he was chancellor, captain-general and commander-in-chief of the militia; he had three members of the legislature to act as a privy-council; and he, with the council (of which seven formed a quorum), constituted " the Court of Appeals in the last resort in all causes of law, as heretofore," which, in addition, had " the power of granting pardons to criminals, after condemnation, in all cases of treason, felony or other offences."
Three and members must be present to constitute a quorum.
A quorum of this meeting shall not be less than ten members.
The Board shall have a quorum of any five members.
Furthermore, there must be at least a quorum of directors present at the meeting.
It requires a quorum of 25% of the census.
quorum of any five members.
The required quorum for an AGM will thus be 25 or slightly over.
Baker's personal life was soon thrust into the limelight, along with the mysterious goings-on at the Quorum Club.
The quorum of each committee is 3. Area Reps are eligible to serve on these committees.
The quorum for the meeting shall be five Elected Members.
The quorum for the transaction of business of the Club Committee shall be three.
The quorum for the committee shall be three governors.
A quorum for this purpose shall be 35 members present.
quorum of each committee is 3. Area Reps are eligible to serve on these committees.
quorum of directors present at the meeting.
quorum of this meeting shall not be less than ten members.
Twelve Council members shall constitute a quorum at a meeting of Council.
These provisions are fairly standard and satisfactory with the sole exception of fixing the quorum as 13 members.
Twenty members will form a quorum at any general meeting.
Failure to achieve a quorum can, therefore, seriously disrupt the decision-making process of a charity.
quorum for the meeting shall be five Elected Members.
quorum for the transaction of business of the Club Committee shall be three.
quorum for the committee shall be three governors.
quorum for this purpose shall be 35 members present.
The required minimum quorum for Steering Group meetings will be 50% of the nominated group.
At any AGM or SGM the necessary quorum shall be thirty members, either ordinary or honorary.
There are 7 members on the Management Side and 9 members on the Teachers ' Side and the Sub-Committee determines its own quorum.
quorum present in relation to a resolution on which he is not entitled to vote.
quorum requirement shall be the same as for an AGM.
Three members, two of whom must be ministers, form a quorum; a small number compared with the important business they may have to transact, but the right of appeal to a higher court is perhaps sufficient safeguard against abuse.
The original idea was conceived by a Jesuit father, Heribert Rosweyde (see Hagiology), and was explained by him in a sort of prospectus, which he issued in 1607 under the title of Fasti sanctorum quorum vitae in Belgicis Bibliothecis manuscriptae.
However, the best way forward may more simply be to give the trustees the power from time to time to determine the quorum.
ut qui natus sit, ignoret, cujus sanguinis, quorum sacrorum sit."him; the law of succession does not apply, and nobody can inherit the property.
The Appeal Committee quorum is the Convener and secretary plus three academic staff drawn from the list of eligible nominees.
A Trustee shall not be counted in the quorum present in relation to a resolution on which he is not entitled to vote.
Voting entitlement and quorum requirement shall be the same as for an AGM.
He retired from the military as a Major and joined the Quorum of Twelve as a representative for Caprica (a position formerly held by Gaius Baltar).
During Roslin's disappearance, the Quorum elected him interim President, a role he maintains as Roslin's illness runs its course.
The law had to be declared and applied by the people itself in its communities, while the spokesmen of the people were neither democratic majorities nor individual experts, but a few leading men - the twelve eldest thanes or some similar quorum.
In the United States the supreme court consists of a chief justice and eight associate justices, any six of whom make a quorum.
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