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How our laws are made

Author / Creator
Sullivan, John V
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presented by Mr. Brady
Microforms; Books
  • Revised and updated / by John V. Sullivan
  • Washington, D.C. : U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 2007
Physical Details
  • viii, 57 pages ; 24 cm
ocn261326274, ocn608065442, ocn237316496

  • "First published in 1953 by the Committee on the Judiciary of the House of Representatives, this 24nd edition of 'How our laws are made' reflects changes in congressional procedures since the 23rd edition, which was revised and updated in 2003"--Foreword.
  • "July 24, 2007. Ordered to be printed."
  • Includes bibliographical references.

  • Introduction -- The Congress -- Sources of legislation -- Forms of congressional action -- Introduction and referral to committee -- Consideration by committee -- Reported bills -- Legislative oversight by standing committees -- Calendars -- Obtaining consideration of measures -- Consideration and debate -- Congressional budget process -- Engrossment and message to Senate -- Senate action -- Final action on amended bill -- Bill originating in Senate -- Enrollment -- Presidential action -- Publication -- Appendix
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