Waive the rules - The process, requiring a two-thirds vote of the members present and voting, of setting aside certain rules in order to take certain action.
Withdraw - To remove a bill, amendment, or other legislative matter from a committee or from further consideration by the body.
Without objection - A phrase used by the presiding officer to indicate that he or she is disposing of a matter without taking a roll call vote of the members, assuming that the action taken is approved unanimous
Waive the rules
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