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11 terms

McNabb Civics Chapter 10 Voc

the specified length of time served by elected officials in their elected offices
the regular period of time during which a legislative body conducts business
special session
an extraordinary session of a legislative body
to distribute among the States on the basis of their respective populations
to redistribute the seats in the House after each decennial census
single-member district
electoral district from which one person is chosen by the voters for each office on the ballot
election of an officeholder by the voters of an entire governmental unit rather than by the voters of a district, a subdivision of that area
the drawing of electoral district lines to the advantage of a party of group
continuous body
governing unit such as the Senate whose seats are never all up for election at the same time
all persons represented by a legislator or other elected officeholder
oversight function
review by legislative committees of the policies and programs of the executive branch