What is Amenable?

Legal Definition
Subject to answer to the Jaw; accountable; responsible; liable to pun-lshment. Miller v. Com., 1 Duv. (Ky.) 17. Also means tractable, that may be easily led or governed: formerly applied to a wife who is governable by her husband. Cowell.
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
Responsible; subject to answer in a court of justice liable to punishment.
-- Bouviers Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
Liable to punishment; subject to jurisdiction.
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary