Rules

Below are example rules as used by member schools in hosting tournaments. If a member school wishes to submit sample rules for other members to use, please do so through the webmaster.

  • DANEIS Parliamentary Debate w/POIs:
    • Scoring Guide and SheetsPDF
    • Rules of Parliamentary w/POIsPDF
    • Beginning of the RoundPDF
    • POIs ExplainedPDF
    • Speaker-Timekeeper Script
      PDF

  • Parliamentary – Osterweis Style
Yale Website

  • Lincoln-Douglas
IDEA Website  

  • Cross-X
    • Rules for Cross-Ex Policy DebatePDF
    • Guidelines for Judging (30 point scale)PDF
    • Cross-Ex Debate Ballot (30 point scale)PDF
    • Guidelines for Judging (100 point scale)PDF
    • Cross-Ex Debate Ballot (100 point scale)PDF