Definitions for "Private law"
Keywords:  bystander, enacted, pvt, jus, labor
A private bill passed by both the House of Representatives and the Senate in identical form that has been enacted into law. Private laws only affect a private individual or individuals. A Private law is designated by the abbreviation "Pvt. L." followed by the Congress number (e.g. 104), and the number of the law. For example: Pvt. L. 104-1.
Legislation enacted to benefit only an individual person or individual legal entity, such as a corporation, but not the nation as a whole.
This deals with the rights and obligations that private individuals and institutions have when they relate to one another.