Meaning of “private member's bill” in the English Dictionary

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"private member's bill" in British English

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private member's billnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌpraɪ.vət ˈmem.bəz ˌbɪl/ us /ˌpraɪ.vət ˈmem.bɚz ˌbɪl/ UK

a law that is officially suggested by a member of parliament who is not a government minister

(Definition of “private member's bill” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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