Glossary of Legislative Terms: "Third Reading" Archives
Glossary of Legislative Terms: "Third Reading"
Third Reading: Required reading of bill or joint resolution to chamber before vote on final passage; usually a pro forma procedural step.
This definition is from the Glossary in our Congressional Deskbook.
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