- Requests and inquiries
Requests and inquiries, in
parliamentary procedure, are non- debatable, non- amendablemotions used by members of a deliberative assemblyto obtain information or to do or have something done that requires permission of the assembly.
Explanation and Use
These requests are
in order when another has the floorif they require immediate attention. The requests and inquiries include parliamentary inquiry, point of information, request for permission to withdraw or modify a motion, request to read papers, and request for any other privilege. [cite parl|title=RONR|edition=10th|pages=280-281] The request to be excused from a dutydoes not fall in this category of motions because it is debatable and amendable.
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