special session

a session, as of a legislature or council, called to meet in addition to those held regularly.

1840–50, Americanism

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He had laid out his legislative agenda for an autumn special session.
Every government on the planet would need to call a special session of it's legislature.
Again, allowances were made, a special session arranged.
Here's a less publicized fact about the cost of special session: it's already paid for.
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