report out

verb

Definition of report out

transitive verb
: to return after consideration and often with revisions to a legislative body for action
  • after much debate the committee reported the bill out

First Known Use of report out

1907


Law Dictionary

report out

transitive verb

legal Definition of report out

: to return after consideration and often with revisions to a legislative body for action
  • after much debate the committee reported the bill out

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