noun, plural om·ni·bus·es, or, for 1, om·ni·bus·ses.
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Last December, Congress passed a year-end omnibus bill that included the reinstatement of Pell Grants for people in prison.We Must Give All Prisoners Access to Resources to Pursue College Education|Reginald Dwayne Betts|May 27, 2021|Time
Instead of an omnibus bill, the bill was amended to largely address the police bill of rights.Maryland moves toward repeal of the Law Enforcement Officers Bill of Rights|Ovetta Wiggins|March 31, 2021|Washington Post
That said, individual bills covering the same topics as the two big omnibus bills are still independently making their way through the legislature, meaning some provisions of the bills could become law even if they don’t pass.
News that a DNA match had solved the Craig case came around the same time the Alaska Legislature was considering an omnibus bill that included the sample-upon-arrest proposal.Alaska Requires DNA Be Collected From People Arrested for Violent Crimes. Many Police Have Ignored That.|by Kyle Hopkins, Anchorage Daily News|December 31, 2020|ProPublica
Northam signed the Senate omnibus bill and amended a few others, in one case with a technical change to make the House bill on minimum training standards line up with the Senate version.Ban on chokeholds, no-knock warrants among bills Northam signed into law|Laura Vozzella|October 28, 2020|Washington Post
Late Thursday night, the House passed the combination continuing resolution/omnibus spending bill by a vote of 219-206.
In between, Stockman missed key votes in Washington, including the omnibus budget.
She railed against the omnibus budget deal that just passed Congress.Tea Party Tests Its Might in Texas by Opposing Conservative Rep. Pete Sessions|Ben Jacobs|January 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Coburn was one of the two senators not to vote on the omnibus budget bill earlier Thursday.
Despite a threatened amendment to defund Obamacare from Ted Cruz, the Senate overwhelmingly approved the omnibus budget Thursday.
Or, ‘My friend, my poor old father has just been run over by an omnibus; let us have a drink.’The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
A learned Professor declared that no person unacquainted with astronomy could correlate “Moon” to “Omnibus.”Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
Ab eo igitur tpore Patres nostros perhumaniter habuit, atque honorific in omnibus, mensque benign accepit.
In taking your place in an omnibus or car, do so quietly, and then sit perfectly still.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
But the time comes when people must go out of town, and so I got on the top of the omnibus, and the carpet-bag was put inside.Little Travels and Roadside Sketches|William Makepeace Thackeray