||Abbreviated essential parliamentary rules condensed from Robert's Rules of order newly revised.
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||Includes bibliographical references (page 151) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:
||Introduction -- Parliamentary Procedure: How it all begins ; The purpose of parliamentary procedure ; The basic rules of parliamentary procedure -- What Officers Need to Know: Running a meeting effectively ; The secretary and minute keeping ; The treasurer and his duties -- Motions and Their Use: Types of motions ; Subsidiary motions and rank ; Privileged motions ; Incidental or unranked motions ; Restorative motions or motions that bring a question back -- The Organization: Bylaws ; The board of directors ; Parliamentary requirements of conventions -- Electronic Meetings: An introduction to electronic parliamentary procedures ; Videoconferencing ; The conference call (Audio conferencing) ; Email.
||Presents an explanation of essential parliamentary rules needed to govern democratic meetings, and includes summaries, outlines, charts, and sample dialogues to illustrate how these rules work in practice.