California Legislative Action Committee (CAI-CLAC) published an article that provides concise and informative overview of the legislative process and how a bill becomes law. Knowing that our industry is affected by civil code and new laws on a yearly basis, we make it crucial to stay educated with the lawmaking process.
CAI-CLAC’s article breaks down the journey of a bill, from its introduction to the final approval or potential veto by the President. With clear explanations and easy-to-understand language, the article covers the essential stages involved, such as committee review, floor debate and voting, and the role of a conference committee. For anyone interested in seeking a comprehensive understanding of the legislative process in the United States, we highly recommend reading this article.