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legislative council n
often cap L&C
: a permanent committee chosen from both houses that meets between sessions of a state legislature to study problems and plan a legislative program
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.