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Legislative Process

Major print and online sources for the study of the legislative process, including bill drafting, lobbying, and statutory interpretation

U.S. Federal

Congress.gov provides a series of vides on the legislative process:

1. Overview of the Legislative Process 5:09
2. Introduction and Referral of Bills 3:19
3. Committee Consideration 3:39
4. Calendars and Scheduling 2:35
5. House Floor 3:53
6. Senate Floor 4:17
7. Executive Business in the Senate 1:59
8. Resolving Differences 3:29
9. Presidential Actions 1:58

 

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