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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Private Calendar
  2. Strom Thurmond
  3. Waiving Points of Order
  4. Closed Rules
  5. Rider
  1. a condition decided by Rules Committee, cannot kill a bill on a technicality
  2. b 1957, spoke the longest ever in the Senate, 24 hours and 13 min
  3. c only in Senate, amendment added to a bill that has nothing to do with the bill (introduce one after the next), delay tactic
  4. d House decides when bill gets passed
    all private bills go here
  5. e condition decided by Rules Committee, severely restrict or cut off debate or amendments

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. bill that has many Riders
  2. bill has to be in House Proper Committee for 30 days, and get a majority of 218 signatures in order for it to pass through
  3. 2 Congressmen on opposite sides of an issue agree not to vote
  4. House decides when bill gets passed
    all appropriation bills go here
  5. committee has closed door meetings to finalize the version of the bill, during Committee Hearing

5 True/False questions

  1. Simple Resolutionpassed by both House ans Senate, if signed by Pres, has force of law

          

  2. Pigeon VotingPres does nothing with the bill when sent to him, the Houses don't stay in session, killing the bill

          

  3. Open Rulescondition decided by Rules Committee, allow for debate or amendments

          

  4. House CalendarHouse decides when bill gets passed
    all appropriation bills go here

          

  5. Joint Resolutionstatement of opinion passed by legislative body

          

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