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Amend

To change by some formal process. For example, one may amend a charter to change how a company operates. Likewise, one may amend a tax return to make it more accurate.
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It called on state representatives to support a state constitutional amendment to create an independent redistricting commission, subject to strict guidelines for public participation, nonpartisanship, retaining the integrity of existing communities, and respecting the voting rights of minorities.
Pakistan's opposition, particularly Mutteheda Majlis-e-Amal, has maintained that under the 17th constitutional amendment, Musharraf is required to give up the office of chief of army staff by the end of this year.
At last, in 1919, at President Wilson's urging, Congress passes a constitutional amendment giving women the right to vote.
It appears that the CAO's ruling on constitutional amendment is questionable.
HJR1002 Milum - A proposed constitutional amendment allowing a majority vote in both the House and Senate to approve a property tax exemption on the first $20,000 of a home's value.
But this will have to be made through a constitutional amendment, and is some years away.
The bill known as Constitutional Amendment Bill, 2017, pertains to fresh delimitation of the constituencies in accordance with the provisional results of the latest census for upcoming General Elections in 2018.
Opposition leader in national assembly Syed Khursheed Shah while talking to media men outside the parliament house on Wednesday said that PM Abbasi held 12-minute long meeting with me at speaker chamber and sought help from PPP in connection with approval of delimitation of constituencies constitutional amendment bill in Senate.
According to sources within PML-N, it appears that another sitting with all the political parties will be required to pass the constitutional amendment already passed by the National Assembly a few days back.
ANKARA (CyHAN)- Commenting on the deepening political crisis that erupted with the government's plans to change the structure and operation of the country's top judicial body, President Abdullah GE-l stated that he recommended political parties to agree on drafting a constitutional amendment to address the issue.
ANKARA, Sep 12, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkish electors will go to polls on September 12, 2010 to vote a constitutional amendment package.
Tom McClintock on Wednesday introduced a constitutional amendment that would prevent local governments from having that right.

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