legislative council

noun, often capitalized L&C

Definition of legislative council

1 :a permanent committee chosen from both houses that meets between sessions of a state legislature to study state problems and plan a legislative program
2 :a unicameral legislature (as in a British colony)
3 :the upper house of a British bicameral legislature

First Known Use of legislative council

1787


Law Dictionary

legislative council

noun, often capitalized L&C

legal Definition of legislative council

:a permanent committee chosen from both houses that meets between sessions of a state legislature to study problems and plan a legislative program

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