What’s a Markup? Answers to That and Other Legislative Mysteries

What’s a Markup? Answers to That and Other Legislative Mysteries

Our popular “What’s a Markup?” fact sheet was refreshed in January 2015.  It explains basic congressional terminology and the legislative mysteries involved in making a bill into law.   It is not meant to be a comprehensive treatment of lawmaking, but a beginner’s guide for those interested in following space policy developments in Congress.