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What does pigeonholed mean and how does it affect the fate of a bill?
Pigeonholed means to put something away until a proper time. A bill that is being considered towards a new law might get pigeonholed if the current Congress does not want to deal with the issue. The bill could stay pigeonholed for a long time. ...
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What does 'pigeonholed' mean?
Pigeonholed (of people or things) filed in the appropriate category or compartment (like the pigeonholes in a desk), often with the sense of being dealt with and forgotten; shelved. Above retrieved from Answers.com Viper1 ...
If the house approves a bill but the senate denies the bill what happens to the bill?
Both Houses of Congress must agree to a bill; otherwise, the bill fails.