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Model UN

CAHSMUN Rules of Procedure

"RULES ARE LISTED IN ORDER OF PRECEDENCE"
Motion * Purpose Debate Vote
Point of Order Correct an error in procedure None None
Appeal the decision of the chair Challenge a decision of the Chair None 2/3 
Suspension of the Meeting for an Unmoderated Caucus Recess Meeting None Majority
Suspension of the Meeting for a Moderated Caucus Recess Meeting None Majority
Adjournment of the Meeting End Meeting None Majority
Adjournment of Debate End debate without a substantive vote 2 pro/2 con 2/3
Closure of Debate Move to an immediate vote 2 con 2/3
Division of the Question (1st Vote) Vote to consider operative clauses separately 2 pro/2 con Majority
Adopt by Acclamation Accept a Draft Resolution by consensus None No opposition 
Roll Call Vote Vote by roll call None None
Reconsideration Re-open debate on an issue None 2/3
Set Speakers Time Set or change speakers' time limit 2 pro/2 con Majority
Close/Reopen Speaker's List No additional speakers added/to again Permit additional speakers None Majority
Adoption of Agenda Approval of agenda order None Majority