Example sentences for: amend

How can you use “amend” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • It documents McGreevey's efforts to amend the Ciba-Geigy bill, efforts that have been spun differently by each camp.

  • Among the possible hitches: 1) Congress might amend the bill in ways unacceptable to the companies; 2) the White House might reject the bill if it provides too much legal immunity and too little money to the fund; and 3) a congressional ban on tobacco lawsuits might be unconstitutional.

  • The relevant portion of §504(a)(16) prohibits funding of any organization "that initiates legal representation or participates in any other way, in litigation, lobbying, or rulemaking, involving an effort to reform a Federal or State welfare system, except that this paragraph shall not be construed to preclude a recipient from representing an individual eligible client who is seeking specific relief from a welfare agency if such relief does not involve an effort to amend or otherwise challenge existing law in effect on the date of the initiation of the representation."

  • Several indicated that they would have supported it if Clinton had worked with them to amend it.

  • Funding recipients may "represen[t] an individual eligible client who is seeking specific relief from a welfare agency if such relief does not involve an effort to amend or otherwise challenge existing law in effect on the date of the initiation of the representation."


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