FC: How Bills Become Laws A Kid Story By Steven Middleton
1: A Bill starts as just an idea in someones head.
2: Than only a member of congress can propose that bill to be passed.
3: If passed the bill will than be put into a "Hopper" in the house and wait for its turn to be picked.
4: Than a bill Clerk assigns a bill number, than the bill is sent to the right committee
5: If the comittee agrees on the bill they send it to be put onto the House Calender
6: When a bill is ready it is voted on to see if it will be passed or not.
7: If the bill gets passed than it is referred to the senate to go through the same process.
8: IF the bill passes in both houses and the president agrees it becomes a bill, but if the president vetos it it's back to te drawing board.