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Amendment in Robert’s Rules

By Ann Macfarlane / September 17, 2019 / Comments Off on Amendment in Robert’s Rules
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The motion to amend presents many challenges. We hope this article provides some clarity. Make a Main Motion to start the process Robert’s Rules of Order presumes that a group will make a Main Motion—a proposal for action—before holding any discussion. Example: I move that we purchase two new computers for the headquarters office. Note…

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