Recede and Concur with an Amendment (

From the Congressional Glossary – Including Legislative and Budget Terms

Recede: Motion by one chamber to withdraw from its previous position during amendments between the chambers.

Recede and Concur: Motion to withdraw from a position and agree with the other chamber’s position.

Recede and Concur with an Amendment: Motion to withdraw from a position and agree, but with a further amendment.

Example: Senate Vote 323, Roll Call Vote 115th Congress – 1st Session, on H.R. 1 (Tax Cuts and Jobs Act)

See Amendments Between the Houses (Chambers) / Insist / Amendments in Disagreement / Amendments in Technical Disagreement (


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