legislative history

noun

Legal Definition of legislative history

: a published record (as of drafts and commentary by the drafters) relating to the passing of particular legislation

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“Legislative history.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/legislative%20history. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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