Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised (11th Edition) has very specific rules about amendments, including what additional amendments are permitted to a motion that has already been amended. If a motion to strike out certain words is adopted, can the same words be inserted again through amendment? (difficulty level - 5)
No, not unless "the place or the wording is so changed as to make a new propostion." RONR § 12 (p. 146).
In Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised (11th Edition), if a motion to amend by strking out certain words is pending, what is the only type of secondary amendment that can be applied to the motion? (difficulty level - 5)
"The motion to amend by strking out certain words can be amended only by striking out words from teh primary amendment." (Having the effect of LEAVING the words in.)." RONR § 12 (p. 146).
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