Considering Legislation on the House Floor: Common Practices in Brief

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This report provides a brief overview that describes the most common ways legislation is considered on the House floor, the types of questions most likely to be voted on, and the opportunities for legislative debate that are most frequently used by Members.

Creator(s): Rybicki, Elizabeth
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: March 14, 2014
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Rybicki, Elizabeth

Specialist on Congress and the Legislative Process

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Publisher Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: March 14, 2014
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United States
Description:

This report provides a brief overview that describes the most common ways legislation is considered on the House floor, the types of questions most likely to be voted on, and the opportunities for legislative debate that are most frequently used by Members.

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10 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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