privilege of the floor

: the right of a person to be admitted onto the floor of a legislative chamber while the legislature is in session
a former senator has the privilege of the floor

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“Privilege of the floor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/privilege%20of%20the%20floor. Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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