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private bill

n
(Parliamentary Procedure) a bill presented to Parliament or Congress on behalf of a private individual, corporation, etc
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Blake, the elder, was up to his eyes in the business of the House of Commons, and was amusing himself at home that night with the favourite parliamentary plaything which they call "a private bill." Mr.
The secretary despatched his man with a message to Rabourdin that the minister could not work with him until Saturday, on which day the Chamber was occupied with private bills, and his Excellency had more time at his disposal.
Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf's Rabia Azfar said she had submitted a private bill in November to amend the existing narcotics law with a similar spirit but wider understanding of the problem.
The Pakistani national assembly was in disarray recently on the private bill seeking fixing of 18 years age for marriage.
ISLAMABAD -- The 15th National Assembly approved eight government bills and one private bill during its nine sessions, held so far since its start on August 13, 2018.
She said that for the first time in the history of Pakistan, a private bill was accepted for amendment which was a significant achievement of the PTI government.
The unanimously-passed legislation was tabled as a private bill by treasury's
The Punjab Assembly on Wednesday approved a private bill seeking raise in the salaries and privileges of Members of Provincial Assembly (MPAs) within just 24 hours.
The unanimously-passed legislation was tabled as a private bill by treasury's Ghazanfar Abbas Cheema on a private members day.
Lahore -- A private bill seeking raise in the salary of Members of Provincial Assembly was submitted in Punjab Assembly on Friday.
Taking the floor, the PML-N president said his party was considering tabling a private bill for this purpose and demanded that the government extend support in this regard.
Taking the floor, he said his party is considering to table a private bill for this purpose.