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JOINT RESOLUTION
A PROPOSAL FOR SOME ACTION THAT HAS FORCE OF LAW
CONCURRENT RESOLUTION
DEALS WITH MATTERS IN WHICH HOUSE AND THE SENATE ACT TOGETHER; DON'T REQUIRE THE PRESIDENT'S RESOLUTIONS
RESOLUTIONS
MATTERS CONCERNING HOUSE ALONE; TAKEN UP ONLY BY THE HOUSE
RIDER
A PROVISION THAT IS NOT LIKELY TO PASS ON ITS OWN AND IS ATTACHED TO AN IMPORTANT MEASURE CERTAIN TO PASS
FIRST READING
BILLS ARE NUMBERED AND TITLED BY THE CLERK OF THE HOUSE & RECORDED
DISCHARGE PETITION
ENABLES MEMBERS TO FORCE A BILL THAT HAS REMAINED IN COMMITTEE FOR 30 DAYS ONTO THE FLOOR
SUBCOMMITTEE
A DIVISION OF EXISTING COMMITTEES FORMED TO ADDRESS SPECIFIC ISSUES
CALENDARS
FIVE; SCHEDULE OF THE ORDER IN WHICH BILLS WILL BE TAKEN UP ON THE FLOOR
RULES COMMITTEE
SETS A TIME FOR THE BILL TO APPEAR ON THE FLOOR
COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE
LESS STRICT RULES; ONLY A 100 MEMBERS HAVE TO BE PRESENT; 5 MINUTES TO MAKE THEIR CASE; BILL GOES THROUGH