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Robert's Rules of Order

  • Format: eBook
  • Edition: 2016
  • Publisher: Little Green Apples Publishing LLC

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The Robert's Rules of Order Study Brief is intended as a quick reference for students of parliamentary procedure as well as new and experienced meeting leaders who want a refresher on current standards. This Study Brief presents a wealth of information in a condensed format. It begins with a concise introduction, history, and definition of key terms; it also provides recent updates, a checklist of changes in the RONR 11th edition, as well as links to the official Robert's Rules of Order website. Useful information on basic principles, order of business, rules of debate, guidelines for handling motions and voting, rules governing organizations, composition of bylaws, and meeting minutes are included along with simplified Robert's Rules procedures outlined in an at-a-glance reference chart. Enrichment sections highlight parliamentary authorities, famous parliamentarians, and professional leadership organizations.

Topics Covered:

  • What is Robert's Rules of Order?
  • Basic Principles
  • History
  • Key Terms Defined
  • Order of Business
  • Rules of Debate
  • Motions
  • Voting
  • Rules Governing an Organization
  • Composition of Bylaws
  • Tips on Meeting Minutes
  • Sample Meeting Minutes
  • Parliamentary Authorities Time Line
  • List of Famous Parliamentarians
  • What's New?
  • Quick Guide to the Change in RONR 11th Edition
  • Official Robert's Rules Website

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