Definitions for "Prorogation"
The act of proroguing; the ending of the session of Parliament, and postponing of its business, by the command of the sovereign.
The formal adjournment of the yearly session of the legislature by theGovernor. If the General Court is not proroguedbefore the first Wednesday of January (the first day of the new session)the ending session is automatically dissolved at midnight on the Tuesdaybefore the first Wednesday of January.
The termination of a session of Parliament by the Governor.
The act of counting in duration; prolongation.