The assignment of a legislative measure to a committee.
The assigning or referring of a bill to committee.
The process of assigning an introduced piece of legislation to a Committee or Subcommittee.
The sending or referring a bill or resolution to a committee.
The assignment of legislation to a committee. In the House of Delegates, referral is initially done by the Speaker of the House. In the Senate it is done by the Clerk of the Seriate.
Bill referrals are made by the Assembly and Senate Rules Committees to standing committees of their respective Houses.
The sending of bills to committees by the presiding officer.
The sending of bills to committeesby the presiding officer.