Robert's Rules of Order is the recognized guide to smooth, orderly, and fairly conducted meetings. This 12th edition is the only current manual to have been maintained and updated since 1876 under the continuing program established by General Henry M. Robert himself. Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised is the universally acknowledged "gold standard" for meeting rules. Publisher: Public Affairs, 2020.
Nearly every section has been updated to clarify existing procedures, incorporate new interpretations, and address common inquiries. There is also a subsection on electronic meetings.
Daniel H. Honemann is a Maryland attorney and has participated in writing four editions of the book. Thomas J. Balch is a lobbyist and legislative analyst and has participated in the past three editions of the book. Daniel E. Seabold is a mathematics professor in logic and set theory. Shmuel Gerber is a copy editor and parliamentarian.