engrossed bill

Definition of "engrossed bill"
  1. It is an official document prepared in the specific format in which it was approved by one house of Congress and authenticated by the respective legislative authority
How to use "engrossed bill" in a sentence
  1. Once the amendment was accepted, the engrossed bill was sent to the other house for further scrutiny.
  2. The engrossed bill was ready for signature after it was approved by the House of Representatives.
  3. Before an engrossed bill can become law, it must be agreed upon by both houses of Congress.

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