How a Bill becomes a Law

How a Bill becomes a Law

More Options: Make a Folding Card

Storyboard Description

This storyboard does not have a description.

Storyboard Text

  • I'll only vote for this bill if you sign our bill concerning state fundings!
  • Bill ----
  • I will vote for this bill if you let us pass our legislation concerning the illegal use of drugs across the nation!
  •  The bill is brought before both houses, and amendments to the bill are made. Logrolling may also occur.
  • This bill should be considered unconstitutional if not completely outrageous!
  • --- --- ---
  • Sorry, ma'am, 2/3 of the senators no longer want to hear you arguing against the bill, and would rather vote out on it instead.
  • Only senators can filibuster to try and kill a bill. However, a cloture motion may be voted for to end the filibuster.
  • I think that you guys should support this bill since it helps us majority members stay in power.
  • Of course!
  • Hmm....I think I'll vote for it then.
  • Party leaders can influence their party members' vote on the bill.
  • The votes have been tallied, with 230 yeas and 205 nays. The bill is passed!
  • Hurrah!
  • Votes are tallied; if the bill gains support from the majority of the Congress' members, then the bill moves on.
  • It seems that our two bills differ in a number of ways.
  • Indeed! We should send this to the Conference Committee and let them resolve the issues.
  • The resulting bills from each house are compared. If the two bills differ, they go to a Conference Committee to be fixed.
  • The CC looks over both bills and resolves issues
  • Bill ----
  • Bill ----
  • I think we should keep these parts of the House's bill and these parts from that of the Senate's...
More Storyboards By huanlin
Explore Our Articles and Examples

Try Our Other Websites!

Photos for Class   •   Quick Rubric   •   abcBABYart   •   Storyboard That's TpT Store