[United States Senate Manual, 110th Congress] [S. Doc. 110-1] [Standing Rules of the Senate] [Page 5] [From the U.S. Government Publishing Office, www.gpo.gov] 5 RULE V SUSPENSION AND AMENDMENT OF THE RULES 5.1 1. No motion to suspend, modify, or amend any rule, or any part thereof, shall be in order, except on one day's notice in writing, specifying precisely the rule or part proposed to be suspended, modified, or amended, and the purpose thereof. Any rule may be suspended without notice by the unanimous consent of the Senate, except as otherwise provided by the rules. 5.2 2. The rules of the Senate shall continue from one Congress to the next Congress unless they are changed as provided in these rules.