legislation


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the formal product of a legislative or judicial body

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"We captured the state legislature of Oregon and put through splendid protective legislation, and it was vetoed by the governor, who was a creature of the trusts.
"When the combination of the trusts will control all legislation, when the combination of the trusts will itself be the government," Ernest interrupted.
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- On June 24 the Ohio Senate passed Ohio Right to Life's premier legislation for 2015, the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (S.B.
Legislation that encourages families to seek out the human papillomavirus vaccine does not result in increased immunization among young girls and boys, according to research presented during the 142nd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition.
Six states have enacted legislation, and bills are still active in 28 states, the ACLU reports.
Several pieces of legislation in 2011 directly affected the nursing profession.
Hart Publishing (Oxford, UK) has begun the publication of "Legisprudence: International Journal of the Study of Legislation" (LIJSL) with a June issue.
But now that the election is over and the 110th Congress gets down to business, you can be sure the DAV is working with lawmakers--regardless of political affiliation--on legislation to improve benefits and services for disabled veterans and their families.
The incoming chairmen of the labor and employment committees have already discussed raising the minimum wage in legislation likely to be considered very shortly after the new Congress convenes.
"The first thing to celebrate is that under Democratic control we will not have to face defensive battles against antigay legislation or future marriage amendments," says Democratic Wisconsin representative Tammy Baldwin, Congress's only out lesbian.
Hyde (R-Ill.), the legislation, which has not yet passed in the Senate, will require registered voters to present photo identification to cast ballots beginning in 2008.
The 1031 Exchange has become one of the most significant estate tax planning techniques in a dwindling list of estate tax strategies due to the various tax reform statutes that have eliminated many windfalls and loopholes which are the unintended but inevitable result of clever people poking at the soft underbelly of tax legislation.
* Abandon altogether or substantially narrow the Reasonable Expectation of Profit (REOP) test included in draft legislation clarifying the deductibility of interest and other expenses.