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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rider_(legislation)

In legislative procedure, a rider is an additional provision added to a bill or other measure under the consideration by a legislature, having little connection with ...

www.senate.gov/reference/glossary_term/rider.htm

rider glossary term. ... rider - Informal term for a nongermane amendment to a bill or an amendment to an appropriation bill that ... Congressional Record.

www.indivisibleguide.com/resource/legislative-process-101-policy-riders

Whatever option Congress uses to pass an appropriations (spending) bill, the ... These are called policy riders—because they “ride” on top of a must-pass bill.

dailysignal.com/2015/12/01/policy-riders-what-they-are-how-congress-uses-them-and-why-they-matter-to-you

Dec 1, 2015 ... When appropriation bills sail through Congress, lawmakers often stow policy riders inside. It's how they achieve victories that wouldn't ...

www.encyclopedia.com/history/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/riders-legislative

RIDERS, LEGISLATIVE, are sections or clauses not germane to the subject matter of a bill that are added by amendment before passage for a specific strategic ...

www.reference.com/government-politics/rider-congress-9015fcc59385cfda

In Congress, a rider is an amendment made to a bill that does not have a strong association with the bill's content. Riders are often controversial in nature, with ...

legal-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/rider

Rider. A schedule or writing annexed to a document such as a legislative bill or insurance policy. A rider is an attachment, schedule, amendment, or other writing  ...

scholarship.law.wm.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2679&context=facpubs

appropriation bill, take one of two forms. Legislative riders are nongermane amendments that change ex- isting law, impose additional duties on government, or.

represent.us/action/omnibus2015-a1

... of Congress attached a multitude of riders to this must-pass piece of legislation. ... The bill was essentially guaranteed to pass, because anything less would ...