House Committee Chairs: Considerations, Decisions, and Actions as One Congress Ends and a New Congress Begins

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This report addresses some of the critical matters a House committee chair confronts from the time of the early organization meetings in November to approximately the spring district work-period in March or April. The report is divided into the following sections: Transition, Administrative Matters, Committee Organization, Committee Procedure and the Role of the Chair, Procedural Tools for Committee Chairs, Floor Consideration and the Role of the Chair, and Legislative Issues and Agenda.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: October 5, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Schneider, Judy

Specialist on the Congress

Creator (Author):
Koempel, Michael L.

Senior Specialist in American National Government

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: October 5, 2010
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United States
Description:

This report addresses some of the critical matters a House committee chair confronts from the time of the early organization meetings in November to approximately the spring district work-period in March or April. The report is divided into the following sections: Transition, Administrative Matters, Committee Organization, Committee Procedure and the Role of the Chair, Procedural Tools for Committee Chairs, Floor Consideration and the Role of the Chair, and Legislative Issues and Agenda.

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22 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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