closed session

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Noun1.closed session - a session (usually of a legislative body) that is closed to the publicclosed session - a session (usually of a legislative body) that is closed to the public
session - a meeting for execution of a group's functions; "it was the opening session of the legislature"
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Husch was the only trustee who opposed the layoffs of 55 faculty and staff, the topic of discussion during that closed session, and when Husch attempted to argue her position during the closed session, she said Kilquist brought up an old and unrelated legal issue of hers in an attempt to "shame her into silence."
Al-Ghanim's remarks came amid a closed session the Kuwaiti parliament convened upon the government's request to assess current developments in the Middle East, in which lawmakers exchanged views over the status quo.
[09/March/2019] SANAA, March 9 (Saba) - The UN Security Council last night held a closed session at the request of the State of Kuwait and Indonesia, on the deduction of the Israeli entity tax funds Palestinian.
Minke's attempts to obtain information about the discussions regarding her employment and termination by the Board of Supervisors of Page County, in a closed session on June 20, 2017.
The commission will take a final decision on the gas prices for the next three months at a closed session on December 28.
NNA - President of the Republic, Michel Aoun, will partake in the second closed session of the Francophone Summit in Yerevan, in the company of Caretaker Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates, Gebran Bassil, who has joined the presidential delegation with Ministers Ghattas Khoury and Avedis Guidanian.
The meeting will open in public session but quickly reconvene in closed session to discuss the situation.
It was also leant that the discontent filtered to the lawmakers who held a closed session and on January 30, to decide the way forward on the
The testimony at the closed session is the highest level of witness protection in the proceedings before the Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals in The Hague, the legal successor of the ICTY.
(RCBC) branch on Jupiter Street in Makati City, turned down the offer to be on the government's witness protection program during a closed session of the blue ribbon committee investigation of the bank heist on Thursday, OsmeNa said in a text message to the Inquirer.
Summary: The Special Tribunal for Lebanon held a closed session Tuesday, its fifth consecutive day of confidential proceedings.