Posts Tagged: Batching


The Micheli Files: Consent, special consent, and batching in the California Legislature

The rules of consent, image by anabaraulia

ANALYSIS – For those tuning into the Senate and Assembly Floor Sessions during deadline weeks, you are likely to hear the terms “consent,” (both floors), “special consent” (Senate Floor), and “batching” (Assembly Floor). What do those terms mean? How does batching differ from the consent calendar? What is the difference between consent and special consent? Chris Micheli explains it all for you.

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