legislative veto


: a resolution passed by one or both houses of a legislature that is intended to nullify an administrative regulation or action

Dictionary Entries Near legislative veto

Cite this Entry

“Legislative veto.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/legislative%20veto. Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!