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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. Rules Committee
  2. Open Rules
  3. Arranging a Conference
  4. "Christmas Tree" Bill
  5. Discharge Petition
  1. a condition decided by Rules Committee, allow for debate or amendments
  2. b in House, acts as a traffic cop, decides when the bill gets passed/pigeon holed and under what conditions
  3. c condition decided by Rules Committee, send to floor, vote
  4. d bill that has many Riders
  5. e 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

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Pres cannot veto parts of the bill
  2. can't be touched
  3. Pres does nothing with the bill when sent to him, the Houses don't stay in session, killing the bill
  4. passed by either House or Senate
  5. condition decided by Rules Committee, severely restrict or cut off debate or amendments

5 True/False questions

  1. Strom Thurmond1957, spoke the longest ever in the Senate, 24 hours and 13 min


  2. Cloturehaving something to do with the bill


  3. Pigeon Votingto kill a bill


  4. Executive Session/MarkupsHouse decides when bill gets passed
    all public bills go here


  5. Private Billaffect a single person or group