How to Kill a Bill on Sine Die while Appearing Not to Filibuster

  • offer 4 sets of amendments to the bill – use absurd hypotheticals to explain the need for each amendment;
  • read – each – amendment  – as – slowly –  as –  possible;
  • ask for a Revised Fiscal Note;
  • practice your Lt. Columbo impression : “Just one more thing. . .”
  • ask the Senate President to Special Order (delay) the Bill for an hour, at 10:25pm to “gather more information.”