Glossary of Legislative Terms: "Hold" Archives
Glossary of Legislative Terms: "Hold"
Hold: Senator's request to party leadership to delay or withhold floor action on a measure or executive business.
This definition is from the Glossary in our Congressional Deskbook.
Perfect reference tool of Congressional jargon and procedural terms.
Congressional Deskbook: The Practical and Comprehensive Guide to Congress, by Michael Koempel and Judy Schneider.
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