Legislative Routing Process
Price, Marie, THE JOURNAL RECORD
Persuading a lawmaker to introduce a bill on an idea you support does not spell success in the legislative process.
Mike Seney, vice president of The State Chamber, took the 300 members of the Oklahoma Small Business Advisory Commission on a trip last week through the circuitous route by which a bill becomes a law, or not.
In all of his years of observing the system that develops the Oklahoma Statutes, Seney said he has discovered only one constant -- change. Rest assured, he said, that the precious proposal you hand a lawmaker to shepherd through the process will not be the same when it comes out the other end of the legislative machine. Another basic fact of …
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Publication information: Article title: Legislative Routing Process. Contributors: Price, Marie - Author. Newspaper title: THE JOURNAL RECORD. Publication date: October 19, 1998. Page number: Not available. © 2009 THE JOURNAL RECORD. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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