The nature and function of congress which shall consist of a senate and a house of representatives the house and senate are equal partners in the legislative process—legislation cannot be enacted without the consent of both chambers. The representative decides to sponsor the bill and introduce it to the house of representatives after the bill has passed both houses in the identical form, it is signed by three officers: the speaker of the house, the senate president. Alabama legislature 11 south union street montgomery, al 36130 house information: (334) 242-7600 | senate information: (334) 242-7800. The michigan house of representatives, together with the michigan senate, comprise michigan's full-time legislature the house of representatives consists of 110 members who are elected by the qualified electors of districts having approximately 77,000 to 91,000 residents. Venn diagram: the house and the senate house there are 435 representatives in the house of representatives both are given free office space, parking and trips to their home state.
House of representatives senate administration legislature home senate administration secretary of the senate po box 40482 olympia wa 98504-0482: brad hendrickson secretary of the senate 312 legislative bldg (360) 786. Prefiled bills retrieve lists of the bills prefiled in the house and senate available in this page and the bill summary page have been redesigned as the first step in a long process to combine bill information and detailed house of representatives senate find your district. Home teaching role-play lesson plans law-making: senate law-making: as well as diagrams of the actual chamber house of representatives if the senate passes a bill that has not been passed by the house of representatives. The house of representatives has the power to impeach an elected official the senate, on the other hand, doesn't have this power. Established by article i of the constitution, the legislative branch consists of the house of representatives and the senate, which together form the united states congress. Chart and diagram slides for powerpoint - beautifully designed chart and diagram s for powerpoint with visually legislative branch - legislative branch congressional structure congress house senate 435 total people 100 (2 house of representatives is the property of its.
Key: venn diagram of congress features unique to the house of representatives (about 15): 2 years in office minimum age of 25 7 years of citizenship 435 members due to re-apportionment. Us political system: how does it work senate, house of representatives and more explained as americans vote in the us election today, here is a look at the complex political system in the us. The house and the senate both create legislation and vote on it they are also filled by elected representatives the house and the senate also have investigatory. How congress works tying it all together provides a very brief overview of the legislative process within the house of representatives and will help you understand the information and how it interrelates after a bill is introduced on the house or senate floor.
Start studying congress chart learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards privileges and benefits for the house of representatives and the senate • tax deduction diagrams flashcards mobile help sign up help center honor code community guidelines. What is the difference between congress and senate - congress is both senate and the house of representatives senate is a part of the congress with fewer.
Houses of congress the lawmaking branch senate's leader house of representatives members are called representatives venn diagram 1 how many more representatives are there than senators 2 in which house of congress is the us vice president the leader 3. Congress includes both the senate and house of representatives these two divisions of congress work together as the.
The united states congress is the bicameral legislature of the federal government of the united states consisting of two chambers: the senate and the house of representatives the congress meets in the united states capitol in washington, dcboth senators and representatives are chosen through direct election, though vacancies in the senate.
This diagram illustrates the path of a bill through the federal parliament to become australian law in the house of representatives a bill goes through the following stages: the bill is passed in the house of representatives and sent to the senate. Senate membership 100 the house library compiles demographic data about the current membership of the house of the political divisions of the house of representatives from 1789 to present are illustrated in this chart that features the breakdown of delegates and. House name senate # house # senate term powers senate age house age has house of representatives has house of delegates how different bills must be signed to become laws compare and contrast diagram author: augusta county schools. The procedures for introducing legislation and seeing it through committees are similar in both the house of representatives and the senate legislative house and senate bills may have joint the purpose of which is to speed up the legislative process by encouraging both. The legislative process all legislative powers herein granted shall be vested in a congress of the united states, which shall consist of a senate and house of representatives (article i, section 1, of the united states constitution) how are laws made. Senate amendment to hr 1625target act consolidated appropriations act 2018 house amendment to senate amendment to hr 1625rules committee print 115-66showing the text of elected by the whole of the house of representatives, the speaker acts as leader of the house and combines several.