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Synonyms for interpellation

(parliament) a parliamentary procedure of demanding that a government official explain some act or policy

the action of interjecting or interposing an action or remark that interrupts

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I was into the 44th minute of my interpellation when I was stopped by a motion questioning the quorum,' Casilao said.
Ariel Casilao still had 15 minutes left for his interpellation when abruptly cut not by the majority but by fellow oppositionist and Caloocan City Rep.
Bam said during his interpellation of the measure's sponsor, Sen.
First, this interpellation has electoral motives aimed at opening discussions before the local elections are organized.
The members reviewed the ministerial replies referred from the Council of Ministers, a number of parliamentary questions and interpellations by members addressed to a number of public departments.
The office reviewed the ministerial replies referred from the Council of Ministers, a number of parliamentary questions and interpellations by Majlis A'Shura members addressed to a number of public departmets.
The MPs of VMRO-DPMNE, on the other hand, defended Todorov's work, saying the interpellation was unfounded.
He covers identity: between creation and recycling, the historical background to Arabized Jews; Arabized Jews in modern times between interpellation and exclusion, globalization and the search for inessential solidarities, and white Jews and black Jews.
The second type of framing is addressing the camera, interpellation in terms of Casetti's theory (Casetti, 1998: 47-49).
Cette interpellation coincide avec la celebration par IsraE1/2l du [beaucoup moins que]Jour de Jerusalem[beaucoup plus grand que] marquant la [beaucoup moins que]reunification[beaucoup plus grand que] de la ville, dont le secteur oriental est occupe depuis la guerre israelo-arabe des Six-Jours, en juin 1967.
Il a revele, d'apres des declarations de sources officielles au Royaume, que le nombre de ces incarceres s'elevait a 28 personnes, et qu'ils etaient encore sous interpellation, pour avoir commis des infractions a la loi, dans des questions liees a la securite, au terrorisme et a la securite nationale de l'Arabie.
Ana Pavlovska-Daneva from SDSM explains in Utrinski Vesnik that with the debate on the interpellation, an opportunity is created for the public to get informed with the criticisms that the opposition directs at the governing coalition.
The working summer of SDSM ended this weekend with a rally in Bitola and leader Crvenkovski's message that he would call for interpellation of the Government in Parliament.
SDSM leader Branko Crvenkovski announced Sunday interpellation against Finance Minister Zoran Stavreski and the reason for this is the bad operation.
Writing as poaching; interpellation and self-fashioning in colonial relaciones de meritos y servicios.