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Parliamentary Procedure: What does it mean and why is it important? 
Puzzled by Parlipro? Tongue-tied by motions? Perplexed by whether a motion is debatable or amendable? Who came up with the rules of parliamentary procedure anyway? Here’s a chance to learn a thing or two about motions and parliamentary procedure, courtesy of the public domain version of Robert's Rules of Order Revised, Fourth Edition.

We will be starting with the basics:

1. Lay on the Table

2. Previous Question

3. Postpone to a Certain Time (Postpone Definitely)

4. Postpone Indefinitely

5. Take from the Table