Literally, for the time; elected by Senate; Chairperson of the Rules Committee; secures efficient disposition of Senate business; has same powers as the President in the latter’s absence.
Government Glossary: Period during which the Legislature meets:
- Regular - the biennial session at which all classes of legislation may be considered;
- Extraordinary - a special session, called by, and limited to matters specified by the Governor;
- Daily - each day’s meeting;
- Joint - meeting of the two houses together.
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