Glossary of Legislative Terms: "Chairman's Mark/Staff Draft" Archives
Glossary of Legislative Terms: "Chairman's Mark/Staff Draft"
Chairman's Mark/Staff Draft: Recommendation by committee (or subcommittee) chair of the measure to be considered in a markup, usually drafted as a bill.
This definition is from the Glossary in our Congressional Deskbook.
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Congressional Deskbook: The Practical and Comprehensive Guide to Congress, by Michael Koempel and Judy Schneider.
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