What About the President?<br />
<ul><li>President has 10 days to act on a bill sent to him.
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What About The President?

  1. 1. What About the President?<br />
  2. 2. <ul><li>President has 10 days to act on a bill sent to him.
  3. 3. President has 4 options.</li></ul>Sign the bill and it becomes a law.<br />Veto the bill (refuse to sign it)<br />Fail to sign or veto in the 10 days and it automatically becomes a law<br />Fails to sign or veto in the 10 days and Congress adjourns in that time – won’t become a law: POCKET VETO<br />2/3 vote of both houses of Congress to override the President<br />

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