sunsetting

noun

mainly US and Canadian the act or an instance of applying a sunset clause

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Examples from the Web for sunsetting

Contemporary Examples of sunsetting

  • But the Federal Renewable Electricity Production Tax Credit is in danger of sunsetting at the end of this year.

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    Mitt Romney's Iowa Problem

    Daniel Gross

    November 6, 2012

Historical Examples of sunsetting