private bill

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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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A MAN accused of recording two women undertaking private acts and making and distributing indecent images of a child has appeared in court.
Unlike Christian charity, which is ideally a private act, philanthropy survives on the exhibition and spectacle of both the act of philanthropy and its reception, says Vialette.
In those days, divorce required a private Act of Parliament, which left an even bigger hole in the wallet.
A PERVERT who filmed somebody doing a private act has avoided going to prison.
I have spent years as a gay activist arguing that sex between two consenting adults is a private act and therefore no one should interfere, especially the state.
A police spokesman said: "Robert Moore, of Talbots Meadow, Diss in Suffolk, was charged with recording a person doing a private act with the intention that you would, for the purpose of obtaining sexual gratification, look at that image of that other person doing an act, knowing the other person did not consent to your recording the act with that intention between May 16, 2013 and October 7, 2017.
A Hertfordshire Police spokesman said: "Robert Moore was charged with recording a person doing a private act with the intention that you would, for the purpose of obtaining sexual gratification, look at that image of that other person doing an act, knowing the other person did not consent to your recording the act with that intention between May 16, 2013 and October 7, 2017.
As per the available information no university teacher is involved in the matter as it is a private act outside the university,' it stated.
He is alleged to have recorded the private act for the purpose of obtaining sexual gratification.
Criminal offences under the Sexual Offence Act 2003 include engaging in sexual activity in a public lavatory, while exposure with intent to cause alarm or distress and voyeurism on people engaged in a private act without their consent are also criminal offences.
Harvey admitted two charges of making indecent photos and two of observing a person doing a private act.