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bicameral

 [bi-kam´er-al]
having two chambers or cavities.

bi·cam·er·al

(bī-kam'er-ăl),
Having two chambers; denoting especially an abscess divided by a more or less complete septum.
[bi- + L. camera, chamber]

bicameral

(bī-kăm′ər-əl)
adj.
Medicine Composed of or having two chambers, as an abscess divided by a septum.

bi·cam′er·al·ism n.

bi·cam·er·al

(bī-kam'ĕr-ăl)
Having two chambers; denoting especially an abscess divided by a more or less complete septum.
[bi- + L. camera, chamber]

bi·cam·er·al

(bī-kam'ĕr-ăl)
Having two cham-bers; denoting especially an abscess divided by a more or less complete septum.
[bi- + L. camera, chamber]
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The bicameral system is also a warrant to avert mistakes or hasty legislations as draft laws are successively debated at the Lower House before their referral to the Upper House - thus ensuring stable legislations.
Many of today's conferences, because of the "scope and saliency" of the issues requiring interchamber resolution, "are only one part of the larger process of bicameral resolution" (p.
Matula also slammed 'some decision makers' who he said 'killed the process in the bicameral committee conference to prevent the harmonization of the law to answer the call of workers to security of tenure.'
'This is a major victory for workers today...We should maintain the momentum and work double time so that the Bicameral Conference Committee could submit a version of the bill that could be ratified at once by both chambers of Congress,' Nagkaisa Chairman and Federation of Free Workers President Sonny Matula said in a statement.
responded by accusing the Senate of realigning about P75 billion after the 2019 budget had been approved at the bicameral panel.
It was not part of what we agreed upon to itemize in the bicameral conference committee,' Sotto said.
According to Andaya, the realignment of the Senate is also nowhere to be found in the bicameral conference committee report.
"Talagang titigasan ng Senado na kung hindi yung napag-usapan sa bicameral conference ang pipirmahan as an enrolled bill, hindi pipirmahan yun ni Senate President Sotto, (The Senate will stand pat on its belief that if the enrolled bill does not contain what was agreed upon during the bicameral conference, Senate President Sotto will not sign it,)" Lacson reiterated.
The bicameral conference committee has approved the EEandC Act and is in the process of transmitting the measure to the President for approval.
President Rodrigo Duterte has no choice but to veto the P75-billion worth of programs and projects in the 2019 budget allegedly inserted by the House of Representatives after the ratification of the bicameral conference committee (bicam) report, Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon said Thursday.