lawmaker

[law-mey-ker]
noun
a person who makes or enacts law; legislator.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English lawe maker. See law1, maker

lawmaking, noun, adjective
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Recently, it has attracted scrutiny from the lay press and from lawmakers, as well.
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