Senate Scheduling and Floor Procedures
The Role of the Majority Leader, Raising Measures, and the
Use of Amendments
Learn what takes place during the various stages of a typical day
on the Senate floor.
The Senate's two calendars: Executive Calendar and the
Calendar of Business
Compare and contrast the scheduling of minor versus major
Analyze the role of unanimous consent and other means of
bringing bills to the floor
How important is the floor manager's role?
What are the rules pertaining to filibuster, cloture, and
Also see Legislating
in the U.S. Senate,
Parliamentary Procedure of the U.S. Senate: Debate and Amendment, and
Senate Amendment Procedure.
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