RULE III - THE MEMBERS, DELEGATES, AND RESIDENT COMMISSIONER OF PUERTO RICO
1. Every Member shall be present within the Hall of the House during its sittings, unless excused or necessarily prevented, and shall vote on each question put, unless having a direct personal or pecuniary interest in the event of such question.
2. (a) A Member may not authorize any other person to cast the vote of such Member or record the presence of such Member in the House or the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
(b) No other person may cast a Members vote or record a Members presence in the House or the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union.
Delegates and the Resident Commissioner
3. (a) Each Delegate and the Resident Commissioner shall be elected to serve on standing committees in the same manner as Members and shall possess in such committees the same powers and privileges as the other members of the committee.
(b) The Delegates and the Resident Commissioner may be appointed to any select committee and to any conference committee.