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Author: Susan Navarro Smelcer
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: proceedings, impeachment, judicial, senate, role
Number of Pages: 31
Published: 2010-08
ISBN-10: 1437932312
ISBN-13: 9781437932317

Contents: (1) Intro.; (2) Overview of the Impeachment Process in the House and Senate; (3) Rules Governing Senate Impeachment Proceedings; (4) Organizing the Senate for Trial; (5) Role of the Presiding Officer; (6) Use of an Impeachment Trial Committee: Org. and Respon. of the Committee; Procedure During the Preliminary Phase of Its Proceedings; Procedure During the Evidentiary Phase of Its Proceedings; Submitting a Report to the Full Senate; (7) Deliberation by the Full Senate; (8) Judgment by the Full Senate; (9) Length of Senate Impeachment Trials; (10) Concluding Observations; App. A. H. R
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Author: Christopher M. Davis
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: senate, cloture, operation, change, proposals
Number of Pages: 21
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437937209
ISBN-13: 9781437937206

The U.S. Senate żcloture rule,ż was adopted in 1917, and established a procedure by which the Senate may limit debate and act on a pending measure or matter. In recent years, some Senators have expressed renewed concerns over the way in which extended debate is conducted in the Senate and the operation of the cloture rule. This report provides a brief history of the Senate cloture rule, explains its main features and the arguments made by supporters and opponents of these features, outlines a range of proposals to change its operation, and briefly explains the methods by which the Senate mig
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Author: Thomas H. Neale
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: contemporary, developments, perspectives, vacancies, senate, filling
Number of Pages: 19
Published: 2011-01
ISBN-10: 1437939414
ISBN-13: 9781437939415

This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. The use of temporary appointments to fill Senate vacancies is an original provision of the U.S. Constitution. The practice was revised by the 17th Amend., which substituted direct popular election of Senators for choice by state legislatures; it also changed the requirements for Senate vacancies, by specifically directing the state governors to żissue writs of election to fill such vacancies.ż Contents of this report: Intro.; Constitutional Origins of the Vacancies Clause; The 17th Amend.; Support Grows for Direct Election of U
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Author: United States, Senate, Congress
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: report, improvement, special, committee, senate, aging, needs, facilities, care, quality, oversight, kidney, dialysis, medicare
Number of Pages: 42
Published:
ISBN-10: 142897220X
ISBN-13: 9781428972209
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Author: United States, Senate, Government Accountability O
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: honorable, report, judd, gregg, senate, increased, performance, competition, centers, grants, efforts, measure, health
Number of Pages: 52
Published:
ISBN-10: 1428933115
ISBN-13: 9781428933118
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Author: United States, Senate, Congress
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: challenges, presents, report, committee, senate, finance, uscic, irs, options, information, exist, enable, sharing, data, taxpayer
Number of Pages: 66
Published:
ISBN-10: 1428934243
ISBN-13: 9781428934245
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Author: United States, Senate, Government Accountability O
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: chairman, report, committee, governmental, senate, affairs, remain, challenges, consumers, markets, could, benefit, programs, demand, electricity
Number of Pages: 68
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 1428935665
ISBN-13: 9781428935662
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