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Must Pass Bill (CongressionalGlossary.com)

Must Pass Bill (CongressionalGlossary.com)

From the Congressional Glossary – Including Legislative and Budget Terms “Must Pass” Bill A vitally important measure that Congress must enact, such as annual money bills to fund operations of the government. Because of their must-pass quality, these measures often attract “riders” (unrelated policy provisos). Members of the House and Senate announced on Monday that […]

Nonbudgetary / Non-Budgetary (CongressionalGlossary.com)

Nonbudgetary / Non-Budgetary (CongressionalGlossary.com)

From the Congressional Glossary – Including Legislative and Budget Terms Nonbudgetary photo credit: Vectorportal A term used to refer to transactions of the government that do not belong within the budget. Nonbudgetary transactions (such as deposit funds, direct loan and loan guarantee financing accounts, and seigniorage) do not belong in the budget because they do […]