recommit

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recommit

verb call back, commit again, commit anew, give back, order back, refer back, remand, remit, send back
See also: confine, rearrest, remand
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6, (noting that officers often prefer parole revocation hearings to a new prosecution since recommittal is procedurally easier to obtain).
A recommittal motion was moved by Hugh MacDonald (Liberal, Edmonton-Gold Bar) during third reading to refer the Bill back to Committee of the Whole to reconsider a particular section of the Bill in order to extend the smoking ban to all public buildings.
And without recommittal, he warned, the Government could not use the Parliament Act to force through the legislation in the face of expected Lords opposition.