Related formssub·leg·is·la·ture, noun
Examples from the Web for legislature
Two years ago in Michigan, she oversaw AFP operations to help the Republican-controlled legislature pass sweeping anti-union laws.The Next Phase of the Koch Brothers’ War on Unions|Carl Deal and Tia Lessin|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I think he would have been happy with a Democratic legislature.Could This Be the First Pro-Choice Republican on a National Ticket?|David Freedlander|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The politics look potentially most amenable in Pennsylvania, and even there a GOP legislature has to go along.
Nearly 900,000 with subsidized insurance, but a GOP governor and very GOP legislature.
But the Republicans control both houses of the legislature and just expanded their majorities.
The legislature of Georgia repudiated these bonds in 1872, which would have been unnecessary if they had been cancelled.The Reconstruction of Georgia|Edwin C. Woolley
If they do not obey the commands of the Legislature, the Legislature will say we stop the supplies.India for Indians|C. R. (Chittaranjan) Das
It was three days before the great fight in the Legislature began which ended in his defeat.Jennie Gerhardt|Theodore Dreiser
The constitution had, as a matter of fact, been drawn up by Talleyrand, and sent to the Legislature at Milan some months before.History of Modern Europe 1972-1878|C. A. Fyffe
And the reason is to be found in the separation of the executive from the legislature.A History of the United States|Cecil Chesterton