1. Social Studies

    Which of the following is a major example of Abraham Lincoln's policy of leniency toward the defeated South? A. Pres Lincoln's willingness to have federal government assume responsibility of the Confederate government's war debts. B. Pres Lincoln's choice

    asked by Sierrie on February 10, 2017
  2. law

    Case Discussion A patient has filed a $3 million medical malpractice lawsuit against St. Patrick Hospital. In light of the patient’s litigious background and the facts of the case, hospital administration is adamant that it is not liable. It has

    asked by Anonymous on February 1, 2014
  3. Chemistry

    1. Calculate the decrease in temperature when 6.00 L at 20.0 °C is compressed to 4.00 L. 2. A container containing 5.00 L of a gas is collected at 100 K and then allowed to expand to 20.0 L. What must the new temperature be in order to maintain the same

    asked by Ashley Kate on January 15, 2014
  4. american government

    2. which of the following reflects a difference between debate on the House and the Senate floors? A. debate in the senate has very few restraints B. the minority party in the senate manages debate on the floor. C. representatives in the house may

    asked by Leslie on September 25, 2016
  5. social study

    suppose the president vettoed a bill passed by congress according to the information which of the following actions by congress would most likely ensure that the bill will become law?

    asked by mama on September 10, 2011
  6. government

    which of the following is a way a bill can become a law without the president's signature a. the president delegates the signing of a bill to the vice president b. the president waits until the congress is not in session c. the president fails to act on

    asked by jere on January 15, 2008
  7. Business Law

    The concept of federal law taking precedence over state or local law is commonly called the __________. A. Preemption Doctrine B. Bill of Rights C. Due Process Clause D. Free Exercise Clause Answer :B

    asked by Angela on July 14, 2016
  8. Social Studies

    !. how is the size of a legislative district determined A. by geographical boundaries B. by city limits *** C. by the apportioned population D. by county boundaries 2. the term bicameral legislature refers to two of what A. chambers of the General Assembly

    asked by homework on February 20, 2015
  9. Civics

    The president of the United States is the head of the executive branch and plays a large role in making America's laws. His job is to approve the laws that Congress creates. When both chambers have approved a bill, they send it to the president. In order

    asked by HELP ME PLEASE LIKE PLEASE on December 3, 2015
  10. History

    The Supreme Court's decision in Plessy v. Furguson (1896): Select one: a. Was a unanimous decision b. Sanctioned racial segregation c. Voided (undid) the Thirteenth Amendment to the Consititution d. Limited the hours that women could legally work. I think

    asked by TayB on February 25, 2015
  11. history

    what is the path a bill must take to become a law? A.) the house or senate introduces a bill, and if both houses approve it and the president signs it, the bill becomes a law. B.) the president proposes a bill, and if the house approves and signs it, the

    asked by Anonymous on September 21, 2017
  12. History

    When Supreme Court justice agrees with the decision reached by the court in case, but not with the reason why the court made that decision, he or she may choose to write a? A:concurring opinion*** B:dissenting opinion C:majority opinion D:unanimous opinion

    asked by Anonymous on January 10, 2018
  13. Civics/History

    1. How did the US Constitution solve the problem created by a weak executive branch in the Articles of Confederation? A) it gave the president control of the legislature B) it gave the president power to enforce congressional law C) it required that each

    asked by Anonymous JAK on January 8, 2016
  14. Social Studies help!!!!

    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. The House and Senate

    asked by callie on November 20, 2014
  15. government

    The ban on quartering soldiers in civilian homes without consent is an illustration of the fact that A. the Bill of Rights required Congress to elaborate. B. the Bill of Rights depended heavily on the compliance of states. C. the Bill of Rights was written

    asked by dbh on May 3, 2019
  16. government

    The ban on quartering soldiers in civilian homes without consent is an illustration of the fact that A. the Bill of Rights required Congress to elaborate. B. the Bill of Rights depended heavily on the compliance of states. C. the Bill of Rights was written

    asked by dbh on May 3, 2019
  17. Social Studies (Please check these)

    What title best represents the subject of the cartoon? The title is Inch by Inch picture is of a huge door with tiny children trying to push it open a. "Change Is a Long, Slow Process" b. "Education Opens the Door to the Minds" c. "Students Take Early

    asked by Mame on June 4, 2016
  18. English

    "I submit that an individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for

    asked by Steve on August 9, 2015
  19. social studies

    What does jury member do? do they give their decision before the main judge gives, or their decision is final? I am confused Juries are usually made up of 12 people who decide whether an accused person is innocent or guilty. The jury must reach a unanimous

    asked by singh on July 23, 2007
  20. Social studies

    which of the following is an accurate example of exercising legislative power? A. the president signing a bill into law B.the election of representatives to congress C. the senate voting on a bill D. the supreme court deciding a law is unconstitutional

    asked by Anastasia on August 15, 2016
  21. Social studies

    which of the following is an accurate example of exercising legislative power? A. the president signing a bill into law B.the election of representatives to congress C. the senate voting on a bill D. the supreme court deciding a law is unconstitutional

    asked by Anastasia on August 15, 2016
  22. criminology

    How were victim's rights established in the United States? a) They are implied by the Bill of Rights. b) They are rooted in the U.S. Constitution. c) They have been written into law in every state. d) They were created by a Supreme Court decision. I think

    asked by athena on December 4, 2019
  23. business

    Shirley is a successful lawyer. She is now working in a renowned law firm. She has a lot of customers and her daily schedule is basically full. Recently, Shirley has been thinking whether she should opt to leave the law firm and open a firm of her own. She

    asked by Rachel on May 29, 2020
  24. confidentiality in allied health,part 1

    if the persident of the united states vetoes a bill sent to him by congress,can this bill still become a law?

    asked by crystal on September 11, 2010
  25. U.S. History

    A/An _________ issued by a president has the force of law and does not have to be approved by Congress. 1. memorandum of law 2. formal opinion 3. determination letter 4. executive order Would this be an executive order? executive order is the strongest

    asked by Gwen on January 23, 2007
  26. Check PLZZ History

    1. The legislature’s most important task is to make state laws. * override the governor’s veto. assign legislators to committees. remove government officials for misconduct. 2. A committee may take all of the following actions EXCEPT passing a bill

    asked by YOLO on May 23, 2015
  27. Principles Of Management - Decision Making

    If you have to stop to think about what kind of decision needs to be made and when, who will decide it, who needs to be consulted about it and who should be informed about it, you are making a : A. rational decision b. nonrational decision c. programmed

    asked by Anonymous on August 13, 2012
  28. What does this mean?

    Can someone please explain to me what this means? A Unanimous Realization of the Need for a Major Change This is the very essence that motivates any revolution. Reform is the key word. A revolution may choose as its object a political transformation, a

    asked by John on April 13, 2009
  29. Social Studies

    How was/is the law and order kept in the society? We're learning about the government of Ancient Rome. Full Question: How was/is the law and order kept in the society of Ancient Rome and how did the government ensure the society would follow the law?

    asked by Tracey on May 24, 2008
  30. Please Help?

    How does a bill become a law?

    asked by Daisy205 on December 21, 2015
  31. Civics

    In Alabama in 1963, an African American woman named Grace Jefferson was kept from voting because she did not have enough money to pay the required taxes. What prevents this from happening today? An amendment to the constitution *** A state law The outcome

    asked by jeje on January 19, 2015
  32. adult education

    the following in your paper: o Include how you applied concepts to formulate your decision o Include appropriate quantitative concepts and your application to find resulting data to reduce uncertainty in this decision. o Identify each outcome from your

    asked by Bernice on November 30, 2009
  33. History Ms sue

    a cashier gives one person a $5 bill and 15 $1 bills in exchange for a $20 bill. He gives a second person a $10 bill, a $5 bill and five $1 bills in exchange for a $20 bill whcih characteristic of money does this illustrate A. Durability B. Portability C.

    asked by The Weekend on May 11, 2017
  34. American Government

    A state judge decides that, because a couple lived together for many years, they must split their assets equally between them now that they have ended their relationship, despite not being legally married. He bases his decision upon other court cases in

    asked by Elise Bedford on April 18, 2017
  35. Social Studies

    in order for a bill to become a law, is a unanimous decision required

    asked by Student on March 4, 2015
  36. American Goverment

    When the Supreme Court hands down a decision, it is (Points : 1) often a mixed decision with majority, dissenting, and even concurring opinions. always a unanimous 9-0 decision. a law forever and can never be overturned. always free of politics.

    asked by christopher on May 24, 2015
  37. Civics

    The president signs a new bill into law. Some people believe the new bill is unconstitutional. According to the system of checks and balances, what can be done? 1. The Supreme Court can enact a new law to cancel the old. 2. The country can vote to overturn

    asked by Emma on September 28, 2018
  38. Law/421

    Let’s assume that Bill receives a message from Annie in which she offers to sell her plasma television to Bill for $1200. Bill immediately sends her a letter saying “I have always wanted one of those televisions. But, in this economic climate, my

    asked by anita on August 1, 2012
  39. POL 201: American National Government

    4. An appellate court that hears an appeal on a money laundering case from a district court (Points : 1) is not concerned with guilt or innocence. can only send the case back for retrial. is concerned with whether proper legal procedures were followed

    asked by Jan on April 13, 2015
  40. History

    A bill that was signed by the Governor is challenged in court by citizens who claim that it harms the community. The Supreme Court listens to the arguments on both sides and makes a decision that the law is unconstitutional. In this case, are the justices

    asked by Lafayette on February 5, 2019
  41. social studies

    which is not necessary in order for a bill to become a law ? a) the governor must sign the bill b) a majority vote is needed in the house c) the majority of vote is needed in the senate d) the same version of the bill must be passes

    asked by victoria on February 20, 2014
  42. Civics

    If the president has vetoed a bill passed by congress, what can congress do about it? Appeal to the supreme court to override the president's veto *** Encourage the American people to vote that bill onto law at the next decision. Override the veto with a

    asked by jeje on January 19, 2015
  43. history (reed)

    1. which action does not occur in a committee a. killing a bill b. revising a bill c. signing a bill into law d. holding public hearing

    asked by please help on May 31, 2016
  44. civics

    How did the writers of the U.S Constitution improve the amendment process from that of the Articles of Confederation? A) It required unanimous consent by the states to amend B) It required support of six of the 13 states to amend C) It required support of

    asked by anime lover on November 11, 2015
  45. RES/342

    A political action committee decided to poll its membership to determine if they were in favor of a certain potential law, similar to gun control. The results that came back were 125 in favor of the law, and 120 against. Given that the crew at the center

    asked by Hamilton on November 18, 2011
  46. POL 201 American Government

    Got 10/10 Question 1.1. The trajectory of cases from Marbury v. Madison demonstrate that the Supreme Court (Points : 1) ✓ A- had to stay within the confines of public opinion. B- always had supreme authority. C- was afraid of the states. D- needed to

    asked by HK on July 14, 2014
  47. Social Studies

    1. Laws begin with ideas that come from Representatives or from a ordinary citizen. Then the citizen writes to their local senator or rep. 2. The bill goes to the Senate were they do a discussion and vote. If more than half of the Senate approves the bill

    asked by Daisy205 on December 21, 2015
  48. American Government

    Which statement is false? 1.)Most bills may originate in either house of Congress. 2.)To introduce a bill in the house, a representative drops a copy of the bill into a box called the hopper. 3.)After a bill is introduced, it can sit for weeks at a time

    asked by Mackenzie on March 5, 2012
  49. Georgia's Government

    Please put an answer or something that can lead me to it for these questions. Also if possible can you put all of the answers to the assignment, thank you. The judicial system of Georgia has two primary functions: to interpret the laws of the state, and to

    asked by Bookoo the mookoo on February 5, 2019
  50. Civics

    "Every bill which shall have passed the House of Representatives and the senate, shall, before it became law, be presented to the president of the united states: If he approval he shall sign it, but if he shall not return it, with his objections to that

    asked by jeje on January 19, 2015
  51. civics

    which of the following statements about the amending process is true? a. it needs unanimous consent from the states. b. it is a decision made by a majority of the Senators. c. it is necessary to call for a new Constitutional Convention. d. both the

    asked by Anonymous on September 25, 2019
  52. TX history

    10.a committee may take all of the following actions Except -passing a bill into law -recommending a bill for further consideration -not recommending the bill******* -listening to testimony about a bill 5.the leader of the house of representatives is the?

    asked by coolguy321 on March 5, 2016
  53. LAW

    Once a supreme court makes their decision and it becomes law is there anyway of appealing their decision since they are the "top dog" in the courts?

    asked by Kim on January 22, 2015
  54. Social Studies

    1. A two thirds majority vote of both houses will pass a bill over to the governor's veto. A. True B. False 2. If the house makes changes, the bill goes back to the original house for a veto. A. True B. False 3. Which action does not occur in a committee?

    asked by Tori on June 1, 2016
  55. Government

    6. Which criteria must a law meet in order to pass the government's strict scrutiny test to reasonably discriminate? 8. Which of the following actions would provide a citizen the most influence on government decision making?

    asked by J on November 20, 2017
  56. business

    what is the chronological order of the major legislation that makes up the history of employment law in this country? for each law, state the social problem the law was designed to address and whether the law has solved the problem.

    asked by Sean on April 27, 2011
  57. bus/415

    What is the chronological order of the major legislation that makes up the history of employment law in this country? For each law, state the social problem the law was designed to address, and discuss how employment law has affected the workplace in the

    asked by Shelly on August 17, 2010
  58. bus law

    What is the chronological order of the major legislation that makes up the history of employment law in this country? For each law, state the social problem the law was designed to address, and discuss how employment law has affected the workplace in the

    asked by kash on September 2, 2010
  59. hsm230

    Assignment: HSM Law Profile Paper · Due Date: Day 7 [Individual] forum · Select a current or proposed law that impacts the delivery of human services. · Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in APA format that answers the following questions: o What

    asked by shauntae on May 16, 2010
  60. HSM230

    Assignment: HSM Law Profile Paper · Due Date: Day 7 [Individual] forum · Select a current or proposed law that impacts the delivery of human services. · Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in APA format that answers the following questions: o What

    asked by Loey on November 3, 2008
  61. Civics

    If one judge interperets a law in a manner that pardons a person in 2011, a different judge ruling on the same type of case in 2020: A)must absolutely abide by the 2011 interpretation B)can site the 211 case as a model for the 2020 ruling C)can disregard

    asked by Me on January 11, 2015
  62. American Goverment

    The 1964 Civil Rights Act (Points : 1) required localities to bus students in order to end racial segregation. overturned the 1921 anti-boycotting law. ended racial segregation in schools, at the workplace, and by “public accommodations.” required

    asked by christopher on May 24, 2015
  63. allied health

    Suppose the legislature of Pennsylvania adopts a new law. This type of law is called a/an A. bill. B. code. C. statute. D. ordiance. I think it is C. but with what I had read it maybe A. I am stuck with these two help what is the difference?

    asked by Benn on December 20, 2010
  64. social studies

    supposed a president vetoed a bill passed by congress according to the information which of the following actions by congress would most likely ensure that the bill will become a law

    asked by Anonymous on June 18, 2012
  65. History

    1. What is a main difference in powers among the branches of the federal government? A. whether its officers can be impeached B. the length of terms of office C. the ability to pass laws without the consent of other branches D. whether they make new laws

    asked by Charlotte Dunois on April 8, 2019
  66. Civics

    To become a law, typically a bill must be approved by: a. The House of Representatives, the Senate, and the President b. The House of Representatives c. The Senate d. The Supreme Court I chose Letter A, but someone how my teacher said it was incorrect. I

    asked by Dave on July 19, 2016
  67. History

    To become a law, typically a bill must be approved by: a. The House of Representatives, the Senate, and the President b. The House of Representatives c. The Senate d. The Supreme Court I chose Letter A, but someone how my teacher said it was incorrect. I

    asked by Dave on July 18, 2016
  68. math

    im having problems with these word problems. A bill is sent to the President of the United States when it has passed both houses of Congress. A majority vote in both the House of Representatives (435 members) and the Senate (100 members) is needed for the

    asked by smmer on September 2, 2009
  69. Civics

    To become a law, typically a bill must be approved by: a. The House of Representatives, the Senate, and the President b. The House of Representatives c. The Senate d. The Supreme Court I chose Letter A, but someone how my teacher said it was incorrect. I

    asked by Dave on July 18, 2016
  70. Introduction to the Criminal Justice System

    How does constitutional law affect the development of the criminal code? (What I have)is research on: I have researched the constitutional law and the criminal code, but I can not find where the constitutional law affects the criminal code. For one, the

    asked by Jo Ann on November 11, 2006
  71. History

    What factors make it more likely that a bill will become law? What factors make it less likely? Is it easy or difficult to pass a bill? What are some of the advantages of passing legislation quickly? What are some of the disadvantages?

    asked by Janie on August 12, 2009
  72. Government

    I am supposed to come up with a bill for an interest group of our choosing. I chose the American Bar Association. The bill i want to propose is " to give lawyers and law students with disabilities an equal chance at being chosen as a lawyer to be able to

    asked by Anonymous on March 19, 2013
  73. government

    Briefly discuss the structure of a Provincial government and a local government. (e.g. Who is in charge? What is their title? How many other elected officials are there? Where do they meet? Use British Columbia and Vancouver in your response.) What are

    asked by Bob Zhou on July 3, 2009
  74. Government

    • What factors make it more likely that a bill will become law? What factors make it less likely? • Is it easy or difficult to pass a bill? What are some of the advantages of passing legislation quickly? What are some of the disadvantages? • Does

    asked by Debbie on July 12, 2010
  75. social studdies

    Of the following choices which best describes the contributions of Orval Faubus ▶A. Faubud was sucessful in bringing industrialization to the state B. Faubus was the first African American to attend law school in the south C. Faubus was an advocate for

    asked by Connor, RK800 prototype on February 26, 2019
  76. social studies

    Of the following choices which best describes the contributions of Orval Faubus ▶A. Faubud was sucessful in bringing industrialization to the state B. Faubus was the first African American to attend law school in the south C. Faubus was an advocate for

    asked by Connor, RK800 on February 26, 2019
  77. goverment

    Which term is applied to a legislator who introduces a bill? president pro tempore sponsor of the bill proponent of the bill director of the bill B OR d

    asked by jimm on March 26, 2015
  78. Algebra

    Tom has a $20 bill, a $10 bill, a $5 bill, and $1 bill. List the total costs possible for items he could buy if he receives no change.

    asked by George on February 1, 2015
  79. English

    1. "He is very nice," said Bill. 2. " How nice he is!" Bill said. 3. "How are you?" he said. 4. "Go away," said he. 5. "Shall we go there?" said Bill. 11. Bill said, "He is very nice." 22. Bill said, " How nice he is!" 33. He said, "How are you?" 44. He

    asked by rfvv on April 19, 2010
  80. Government

    Which of the following has the force of law although it does not become a law a.a joint resolution b. a bill c. a concurrent resolution A

    asked by jere on January 20, 2008
  81. What is a Revolution?

    Failure of the Government to Meet with the Demands of the People The main role of any government is to serve and lead its sovereign people towards improvement. This can only be achieved through proper communication with the people its supposed to serve.

    asked by John on April 9, 2009
  82. SOCIAL STDIES HELP! 8th

    Which is not necessary in order for a bill to become a law? (1 point) The governor must sign the bill. A majority vote is needed in the House. A majority vote is needed in the Senate. The same version of the bill must be passed.*** In order to be governor

    asked by XenaGonzalez on March 11, 2015
  83. Math

    If you have one $50 bill, one $20 bill, one $10 bill and one $100 bill, how many possible sums of money consisting of three bills each, can be formed?

    asked by Therese on February 22, 2013
  84. Law

    "A person who has both rights and duties" is a concept that defines the most basic concept of the law. In U.S. law, a person is defined as having all of the rights specified in the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution (the Bill of Rights), plus

    asked by Colby on November 4, 2011
  85. math

    if you have a bill of 1.354 pesos ( philippines money) how can you it equal to a three family. example .Daniel 2 children Rolando 4 children Dante 5 children. how much will he pay per head of the family in order to equal a bill of each children to a bill

    asked by Greg on January 1, 2011
  86. business law

    A NEW STATE LAW MANDATES THAT ALL EMPLOYERS MUST PORHIBIT SMOKING ON PRESMISES. THE LAW FURTHER PROVIDES THAT ANY EMPLOYER WHO ALLOWS EITHER AN EMPLOYER OR A CLIENT/CUSTOMER TO SMOKE BE SUBJECT TO A COURT ORDER REQUIRING THE EMPLOYER TO ENFORCE THE LAW.

    asked by DEE on February 6, 2008
  87. us government

    if the house can muster only the minimum requirement for a quorum, what number of votes would be needed to pass a bill? the constitution specifies a 3/4's majority for just one process. what is it? The majority of those present will pass a bill.

    asked by angie on April 5, 2007
  88. civics

    how does a bill become a law thanx :)

    asked by softball gal on March 8, 2009
  89. government

    How a bill becomes a law?

    asked by Stacey on February 15, 2009
  90. 5th grade

    How did a bill become a law??

    asked by Andrea on September 14, 2010
  91. business law

    A NEW STATE LAW MANDATES THAT ALL EMPLOYERS MUST PORHIBIT SMOKING ON PRESMISES. THE LAW FURTHER PROVIDES THAT ANY EMPLOYER WHO ALLOWS EITHER AN EMPLOYER OR A CLIENT/CUSTOMER TO SMOKE BE SUBJECT TO A COURT ORDER REQUIRING THE EMPLOYER TO ENFORCE THE LAW.

    asked by Dee on February 6, 2008
  92. Health

    In your life, you will face some decisions that are so serious that you will want to consult others. These are decisions that will affect your life and your health. In the following questions, you are asked to apply the Great Decisions model to a decision

    asked by Anonymous on October 17, 2013
  93. government

    the house rules committee may do all of the following except a. set conditions for considering a bill b. speed up consideration of a bill c. prevent consideration of a bill d. attach amendments to a bill c.

    asked by jere on January 15, 2008
  94. prpblem solving

    A customer enters a store & purchases slippers for $5, paying for the purchase with $20 bill. The merchant, unable to make change, ask the grocer next door to change the bill. The merchant then gives the customer the slippers & $15 change. After the

    asked by TJ on January 19, 2012
  95. HISTORY

    how is the size of a legislative district determined A. by geographical boundaries B. by city limits C. by the apportioned population D. by county boundaries*** 2. the term bicameral legislature refers to two of what A. chambers of the General Assembly ***

    asked by HELP ME PLEASE on February 26, 2015
  96. Canadian Government

    When an individual, non-cabinet member, proposes a bill. Terms I have are: Cabinet Civil Servant NDP Representative Democracy Three First 19 Party Communist Municipal Patronage Private members bill Speaker of the House Order paper I have all these terms

    asked by Anonymous on September 27, 2011
  97. Philosophy

    What are we required to do and why are we required to do it? Define how the following theories attempt to provide an answer to the question above Natural Law, Virtue Ethics, and Contract Theory

    asked by Jay on January 26, 2010
  98. government

    which of the following has the force of law although it does not become a law? a. a joint resolution b. a bill c. a concurrent resolution d. a resolution d.

    asked by jere on January 11, 2008
  99. Probability

    The serial number on a $10 bill contains eight non-zero digits. If your $10 bill contains the digit 7 at least once, you win a prize. The probability that your $10 bill will be a prize-winning bill is what?

    asked by Anna on November 21, 2009
  100. Probability

    The serial number on a $10 bill contains eight non-zero digits. If you $10 bill contains the digit 7 at least once, you win a prize. The probability that your $10 bill will be a prize-winning bill is?

    asked by Anna on November 15, 2009