amendatory amendatory

Definition(s):

  • (adj) effecting amendment

Usage(s):

  • Within 14 days after the effective date of this amendatory Act of the 91st General Assembly, each retailer of motor fuel and gasohol shall cause the following notice to be posted .

News

  1. Veto rejected: Legislature overrides Quinn veto

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois legislature has rejected Gov. Pat Quinn’s amendatory veto of the concealed-carry law.
    on July 10, 2013     Source: Paris Beacon-News

  2. Ready to start packin’? You’ve got an eight-month wait under new concealed-carry law

    It may now be legal, but those who want to carry a concealed weapon can’t actually do it in Illinois — not until March 2014 at the earliest. That’s because the language in the concealed-carry legislation, made into law after the General Assembly voted to override Gov. Quinn’s amendatory veto on Tuesday, gives the Illinois State Police 180 days before the agency must make applications available ...
    on July 10, 2013     Source: Chicago Sun-Times

  3. Ready to start packin’? You’ve got an eight-month wait under new conceal-carry law

    It may now be legal, but those who want to carry a concealed weapon can’t actually do it in Illinois — not until March 2014 at the earliest. That’s because the language in the concealed-carry legislation, made into law after the General Assembly voted to override Gov. Quinn’s amendatory veto on Tuesday, gives the Illinois State Police 180 days before the agency must make applications available ...
    on July 10, 2013     Source: Chicago Sun-Times

Quotes

  1. "That is an absolute abuse of the amendatory veto power," said Dawn Clark Netsch, a former state senator and one-time Democratic nominee for governor who was a principal architect of the state's current amendatory-veto statute.
    on Aug 8, 2008 By: Dawn Clark Netsch Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch

  2. In his introductory note, Pimentel said "the statistics and the assessments highlight the need for remedial amendatory legislation, especially in the areas of disqualifications of voters, registration, and voting."
    on May 29, 2008 By: Aquilino Pimentel Jr Source: ABS CBN News

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