Legal Definition and Related Resources of Session
Meaning of Session
The sittings of a court , the sittings of a legislative assembly , for the transaction of business .
Session Alternative Definition
The time during which a legislative body, a court, or other assembly sits for the transaction of business; as, a session of congress, which commences on the day appointed by the constitution, and ends when congress finally adjourns before the commencement of the next session; the session of a court, which commences at the day appointed by law, and ends when the court finally rises. A term.
Synonyms of Session
- round table
- union Associated Concepts: general sessions
- joint session
- regular session
- session laws
- special sessions
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Meaning of Session in Political Science
A very basic notion of Session related to the United States’election law is provided here: The period of time each year when Congress meets