Glossary of Legislative Terms: "Clean Bill" Archives
Glossary of Legislative Terms: "Clean Bill"
Clean Bill: New measure reported by a House committee incorporating all changes made in markup. Measure, with new number, is introduced by the chair and referred to the committee, which then reports that measure.
This definition is from the Glossary in our Congressional Deskbook.
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