report stage

noun

Definition of report stage

: the stage in the British legislative process preceding the third reading and concerned especially with amendments and details

First Known Use of report stage

1870, in the meaning defined above

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“Report stage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/report%20stage. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

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