Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    A published official report of a matter or fact of public interest.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    An officially published notice or announcement concerning the progress of matters of public importance. In France, the registry of the laws.
    —Bulletin des lois. In France, the official sheet which publishes the laws and decrees; this publication constitutes the promulgation of the law or decree.