Have an account?
Which of the following marks up bills in each house?
Which of the following has members from both the House and the Senate?
Who can propose a bill to Congress?
members of Congress
Congress members or the president
just the Speaker of the House
the slate of proposals and issues that representatives think it is worthwhile to consider and act on
Revenue bills . . .
must begin in the House of Representatives
must begin in the Senate
can begin in either the House or the Senate
can only be introduced by the president
a permanent committee with a specialty to research and that votes on bills
Who determines which House committee receives which bill?
House Minority Leader
Speaker of the House
Determines the calendar for the House Floor and the rules of debate for each bill
The House uses the germane rule. This means that . . .
members of the House can only speak for one minute when debating a bill
amendments made to a bill on the floor must be related to the content of the bill
House members may not speak to the public about a bill while it is open for debate
a 2/3 vote is needed to end debate
An amendment not related to the topic of a bill is called, a(n) -