The Legislative Process on the Senate Floor: An Introduction

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This report discusses the legislative process on the senate floor; the right of extended debate that permits filibusters that can be brought to an end if the Senate invokes cloture, usually by a vote of three-fifths of all Senators.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: November 8, 2002
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Carr, Thomas P

Analyst in American National Government

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Bach, Stanley

Senior Specialist in the Legislative Process

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: November 8, 2002
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Description:

This report discusses the legislative process on the senate floor; the right of extended debate that permits filibusters that can be brought to an end if the Senate invokes cloture, usually by a vote of three-fifths of all Senators.

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18 pages.

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