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Chapter 24 Conferences: 156 Request For Conference

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156 Request for conference

(1) Conferences sought by the Senate with the House of Representatives shall be requested by message.

(2) In requesting a conference, the message from the Senate shall state, in general terms, the object for which the conference is sought and the number of managers proposed to serve, which shall be not less than 5.

(3) A conference shall not be requested by the Senate on the subject of a bill or motion of which the House of Representatives is at the time of the request in possession.