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private member

n. Chiefly British
A member of Parliament who does not hold office in the government or in his or her party.

private member

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a member of a legislative assembly, such as the House of Commons, not having an appointment in the government
Translations

private member

n (Parliament) → deputato/a (senza incarichi di governo)
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8 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Gopal Shetty on Thursday proposed a private member bill in the Lok Sabha demanding to extend age bar of girls' marriage to 21 years from 18.
Meanwhile, two private member resolutions moved by Hina Pervaiz Butt of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Nabeela Hakim Ali of the PTI were also passed in the house.
The House deferred another private member Ahmed Khan Bhicher's resolution on the request of the treasury and due to the absence of the mover concerned.
The committee rejected a private member bill "The Supreme Court Number of Judges (Amendment) Bill 2016 moved by Senator Dr Baber Awan by majority vote.
YOUNG lawmakers in the Lok Sabha have been submitting private member Bills to bring focus on a range of issues like mandatory voting, use of drones, rights of transgenders to cleaning up sports and regulating lobbying.
Tapia also concluded that the club's rate structure for the general public and private members "shows a strong incentive for a regular public user to become a private member.
Bukhari said during the year a total of 29 Bill laid before the House out of which 19 were Private Member Bills, 3 Government Bills introduced in the Senate and 7 Government Bills received from the National Assembly.
Sometimes actual action is needed and, when a Private Member has no ability to change the law, motions should be an option available.
On a move by the JHU to present a private member's bill in Parliament to repeal the 13th Amendment to the Constitution, Minister Yapa said private members had presented bills in the legislature since the time of the Stat Council.
Principal Wellness Company promotes prevention as a key factor in addressing looming health care costs by providing onsite health and wellness screenings including overall wellness program development, private member consultations and personalized high-risk interventions.
The Rights of Transgenders Bill passed by the Rajya Sabha will now be sent to the Lok Sabha where any private member may give a notice for it to be taken up for consideration and passing.
Many political observers and politicians believe that private member's bills can be an effective way for private members to serve their constituents.