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  • A special power that allows a chief executive to prevent specific provisions of a bill enacted by a legislature from becoming law (also known as a line-item veto). For the federal government, the Line Item Veto Act of 1996 was signed into law by President Bill Clinton but was declared unconstitutional by the U.S. Supreme Court in 1998.

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