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Senate Committee on Rules for Impeachment Proceeding - 23rd R.S. (1893)

Committee Members
J.W. Cranford
Perry J. Lewis
William Perry McComb
Charges
• Draft and submit to the Senate rules and procedures for the governance of the Senate when sitting as a high court of impeachment.*

Note:
W.L. McGaughey, Commissioner of the General Land Office, was impeached by the House of Representatives and that information relayed to the Senate 4/8/1893. Lieutenant Governor Crane announced committee to establish rules and procedures for the Senate 4/15/1893 when Senate sat as high court of impeachment. Background material in Senate journal documents articles of impeachment, amendment of rules for impeachment, resolution detailing process, and documentation that the proceedings were separately published.

* This represents an abstract of the report contents. Charge text is incomplete or unavailable.

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