9. Right of reply
Notwithstanding the provisions contained in Rule 8. the mover of an original motion may reply at the close of the debate on such motion. If amendments be proposed he shall be entitled to reply at the close of the debate upon each amendment. He shall confine himself strictly to answering previous speakers, and shall not introduce any new matter into the debate. After reply the question shall be put forthwith. The right of reply does not extend to the mover of an amendment, except where such an amendment has become a substantive motion and a further amendment or amendments have been moved thereto.