THE CHAIRMAN: `Yes, sir, if there must be an amendment.
ILLINGWORTH: `Your Grace, there must be an amendment.
Illingworth, I must direct you to bring your remarks to a conclusion and to move your amendment.
It is difficult to describe the confusion caused by this amendment.
On the other hand, the malcontents--and it cannot be denied that they were fairly numerous--cheered for the amendment, with cries of `Order
Aunt, dear aunt, for mercy's sake, think of this, before you let them drag this sick child to a prison, which in any case must be the grave of all his chances of amendment
Twenty-nine days are given you for amendment
, and then "
The Ten Original Amendments
to the Constitution of the United States Passed by Congress September 25, 1789 Ratified December 15, 1791
All Bills for raising Revenue shall originate in the House of Representatives; but the Senate may propose or concur with Amendments
as on other Bills.
We staid all day and looked, we abused the man who invented quarantine, we held half a dozen mass-meetings and crammed them full of interrupted speeches, motions that fell still-born, amendments
that came to nought and resolutions that died from sheer exhaustion in trying to get before the house.
It was on a warm California afternoon, and I had ridden down into the Valley of the Moon from the ranch to the little village to vote Yes and No to a host of proposed amendments
to the Constitution of the State of California.
Have ye any amendments
," he asks, "to offer to that statement, or are ye one too?