Article I. The rules of the United States House of Representatives shall, in so far as applicable, govern the parliamentary proceedings of the Society.
Art. II. 1. At both regular and stated meetings the routine of business shall be as follows:
2. At executive meetings, the President, or in his absence the Vice- President, or, in the absence of both, a member of the Executive Committee, will call the meeting to order, and occupy the chair during the session; in the absence of these, the Society will appoint a Chairman.
3. At meetings for the presentation of papers and discussions, the Society will be called to order as above provided, and a Chairman will be appointed by the presiding officer, reference being had to the subject about to be discussed, and an expert in the specialty to which it relates selected.