the role of the house rules committee is played in the senate by the
a. president pro tempore
b. president of the senate
d. majority floor leader
House leaders may use any of these calendars to schedule debate on a bill except:
To which of the following does a full committee of the House report a bill?
b.the Rules Committee
c.a conference committee
The arrow labeled X shows that some bills start in the House. Where would bills traveling along the arrow labeled Y have started from?
b.the Supreme Court
To which of the following does a subcommittee report a bill?
a.the Rules Committee
b.a conference committee
c.a full committee
A bill has been approved in the House and Senate, albeit in slightly different versions. The bill now goes to the president for her/his veto or signature. a conference committee. the standing committees in the House and Senate
Which of the following statements about congress is not true? a.) in the senate, seniority still plays a role as to who is appointed committee chairpeople b.) in the house, rules on debate are more restrictive than in the senate
Which of the following accurately characterizes a difference in the way the House and Senate operate? (Points : 1) The House is more formal than the Senate. The Senate leadership is more powerful than the House leadership. 1
A bill has been approved in the House and Senate, albeit in slightly different versions. The bill now goes to A) the president for her/his veto or signature. B) a conference committee. C) the standing committees in the House and
A filibuster to block a vote on a bill is possible a.Only in the house, which is almost unrestrained. b.Only in the senate, which is almost unrestrained. c.Mostly in the house, but occasionally in the senate. d.Mostly in the
Who's job is it to line up the votes of the members of the party that holds the most seats in a chamber? A) president pro tempore B) Speaker of the house C) Minority whip D) majority whip **** The president of the Senate also
Which step in the process of a bill becoming a law, is NOT a "floor action"? A. A bill is referred to Senate committee B. The House and Senate reach a compromise on a bill. C. The Senate debates and passes its form of a bill. D.