rules of order

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rules of order:

see parliamentary lawparliamentary law,
rules under which deliberative bodies conduct their proceedings. In English-speaking countries these are based on the practice of the British Parliament, chiefly in the House of Commons.
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Robert's Rules of Order (RRO) is widely quoted but rarely read.
Revision based on Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised (RONR), 10th Edition.
African Jewels members know that "business matters come first and the book discussion comes later," says Wooley-Davis, who runs the book club meetings according to Robert's Rules of Order.