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 ...
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
appropriation bill, take one of two forms. Legislative riders are nongermane
amendments that change ex- isting law, impose additional duties on government,
September 2015 Legislative Update on the Endangered Species Act: posted by
Elly ... A rider in the House Interior and Environment appropriation bill (Sec.
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
Apr 25, 2014 ... Policy riders are not new, in fact, most appropriations bills contain ... and Senate
prohibit the inclusion of legislation in appropriations bills.
Nearly all of the policy riders included in the 2014 cromnibus were carried over in
the 2015 spending bill.
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.
Dec 16, 2015 ... Center for Food Safety praised Congress for not including a policy rider in the
federal omnibus spending bill. Genetically engineered food ...
Dec 11, 2014 ... The Congress that has done virtually nothing for two years is wrapping up 2014
with a bang. ... 'Policy riders' in the 2015 spending bill 01:31 ...