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private bill

a bill presented to Parliament or Congress on behalf of a private individual, corporation, etc.
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Between the months of February and June, the Standing Committee on Regulations and Private Bills met to consider multiple private bills, 12 of which received Royal Assent on June 1, 2017.
He said that he wanted to discuss private bill on dowry in the cabinet shortly.
However, Pringle has been buoyed by news that the London Councils plan to present a private Bill to the Commons next week, calling for an outright ban or levy on carrier bags.
Private bills in the Lords are normally passed at second reading without being blocked.
Loida discusses orphans, the diversity visa lottery, Amerasian immigrants, refugees, veterans and enlistees, the registry, cancellation of removal, adjustment of status, consular processing, private bills, renewal, and finding a lawyer.
Two private bills, which would allow Liverpool City Council and London borough councils to ban smoking in places of work, including all bars and restaurants, have been given a second reading by peers.
Anyone wishing to object to the bill must obtain the correct documentation from Chris Bolton, in the private bills office.
Few private bills ever make it on to the Statute Book, but with the backing of MPs yesterday, Mr Jones is expecting to receive Royal Assent in the coming weeks.
Malcolm Evans, head of regulatory services at Cardiff council, said that in the past two other authorities - Westminster and Newcastle - had obtained Private Bills to stop the practices, which come under The Pedlar's Acts of 1871 and 1881.
Details of the planned pounds 473 million network were included in two private Bills published in the Scottish parliament that will give Edinburgh City Council powers to acquire land.
There are Government Bills (starting at the number 1), Private Members Public Bills (starting at number 201) and Private Bills (starting at Pr 1).
Private Bills are different from Private Members' Bills.