work session

  • A committee meeting held for the purpose of determining the contents of a measure to be reported to the desk. A work session is different from a public hearing: in a work session, no testimony is taken from the public, although the public may attend the hearing.

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1Oregon State Legislature, Legislative Glossary of Terms, http://­www.leg.state.or.us/­glossary.html (last accessed May 27, 2009).