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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 ...

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.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.

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 ...

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.

www.quora.com/What-rules-supposedly-govern-the-riders-added-to-legislation-in-Congress

When can riders be added? How many other pieces of legislation can be added to a bill? Can "riders" be added in secret - unknown to members of Congress?

www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2014/12/spending-bill-budget-breakdown-riders/383604

Dec 10, 2014 ... Congress's new spending bill is packed with "riders" that change policy on everything from the sage-grouse to D.C. marijuana laws.

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 ...

www.nrdc.org/resources/anti-environmental-budget-riders

6 days ago ... These provisions are called "riders" because they ride along on unrelated legislation. Riders that are typically tacked onto a spending bill, ...

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.