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5 Matching questions

  1. Germane
  2. "Christmas Tree" Bill
  3. Lobbyist
  4. Rules Committee
  5. Open Rules
  1. a bill that has many Riders
  2. b having something to do with the bill
  3. c in House, acts as a traffic cop, decides when the bill gets passed/pigeon holed and under what conditions
  4. d condition decided by Rules Committee, allow for debate or amendments
  5. e someone who works for a special interest group to convince/encourage Congressmen to do things in best interest of group hired by, most effective technique is personal contact

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. passed by either House or Senate
  2. can't be touched
  3. affect country as a whole
  4. passed by both House ans Senate, if signed by Pres, has force of law
  5. Pres does nothing with the bill when sent to him, the Houses don't stay in session, killing the bill

5 True/False questions

  1. Resolutionstatement of opinion passed by legislative body


  2. Waiving Points of Ordercondition decided by Rules Committee, cannot kill a bill on a technicality


  3. Private Billaffect country as a whole


  4. Rideronly in Senate, amendment added to a bill that has nothing to do with the bill (introduce one after the next), delay tactic


  5. Quorum Callaffect country as a whole


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