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Synonyms for amend

Synonyms for amend

to advance to a more desirable state

to make right what is wrong

to prepare a new version of

Synonyms for amend

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Instead of placing an initiative on a crowded 2004 ballot, the coalition decided to work with the legislature to pass a constitutional amendment for approval by the voters.
He held elections for the National Assembly in October 2002 but it was in December 2003 that the National Assembly passed the 17th constitutional amendment providing legitimacy to his election as president.
After the passage of the 19th Amendment, Alice Paul continued working with the National Woman's Party and, in 1923, was the first to propose a constitutional amendment guaranteeing equal rights for men and women.
HJR1003 Womack - A proposed constitutional amendment establishing the property tax for homes owned by residents 65 years or older be based on the lower of the assessed value as of the date of purchase or a later assessed value beginning in 2001.
In light of the Constitutional Amendment Bill 2017, Punjab will lose nine seats in the National Assembly while Islamabad will get one, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa five, and Balochistan three more seats.
Syed Khursheed Shah stated that now party leadership will decide to support government constitutional amendment bill or hold meeting with PM Abbasi in this regard.
The matter was also moved before the council of common interests on the demand of PPP and after approval by the CCI meeting, another round of talks was held with the parliamentary leaders to get their consent on the constitutional amendment.
05 percent said "no" in the referendum and thus the constitutional amendment was adopted.
As a constitutional amendment, the proposal must be placed on a statewide ballot.
For the most part, they took the form of seeking a constitutional amendment to make unconstitutional what the court was claiming was constitutional.
Religious Right leaders are pushing the Jones bill because they are frustrated over their inability to pass a constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage, The Hill newspaper reported March 2.
Legislators in at least 16 states introduced bills calling for a constitutional amendment.
In 2004, Florida physicians filed a constitutional amendment to limit the amount of contingency fees trial attorneys will be able to obtain in medical malpractice claims as a means of addressing their concern with malpractice issues.
Q: Is it your contention that a campaign for a constitutional amendment would make a lot more Americans active participants in democracy?
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