unfinished business

unfinished business

A general order carried over from an earlier meeting in the same session because the meeting adjourned before or while considering it.

? The term ¡°unfinished business¡± is preferred to ¡°old business,¡± which may incorrectly imply renewed consideration of business that has been finally disposed of. See general order under ORDER(4); SESSION(2).


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