Congressional Deskbook: "Private Bill" Archives
Congressional Deskbook: "Private Bill"
Private Bill: A measure that generally deals with an individual matter, such as a claim against the government, an individual’s immigration, or a land title. Private bills are considered in the House via the Private Calendar on the first and third Tuesdays of each month.
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