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5 Matching questions

  1. Germane
  2. "Christmas Tree" Bill
  3. Arranging a Conference
  4. Cloture
  5. Closed Rules
  1. a condition decided by Rules Committee, severely restrict or cut off debate or amendments
  2. b way to end a filibuster, need 16 Senators to sign petition to bring it to a vote, 60 Senators required for vote win, if happens, each Senator can talk for one hour each
  3. c condition decided by Rules Committee, send to floor, vote
  4. d having something to do with the bill
  5. e bill that has many Riders

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. condition decided by Rules Committee, cannot kill a bill on a technicality
  2. condition decided by Rules Committee, allow for debate or amendments
  3. passed by both House ans Senate, if signed by Pres, has force of law
  4. in House, acts as a traffic cop, decides when the bill gets passed/pigeon holed and under what conditions
  5. affect country as a whole

5 True/False questions

  1. Pairingproposed new law, anyone can write it but only a Congressman can present it


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


  3. Discharge Petitionbill has to be in House Proper Committee for 30 days, and get a majority of 218 signatures in order for it to pass through


  4. Resolutionstatement of opinion passed by legislative body


  5. Private CalendarHouse decides when bill gets passed
    all private bills go here