- A bill, is a type of legislation that is binding. It contains sections that spell out the law that is being enacted. This form requires a stuctured input format. Line numbers are added and the bill is rendered.
- A resolution, which is a type of legislation that expresses a good idea. It has "whereas" clauses and contains a resolve that the legislative body will presummably act upon. The legislation input form requires a structured input format. Line numbers are added to the resolution and it is rendered the way that it would look in a formal meeting.