delegated legislation

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delegated legislation

laws made under a higher authority. Usually the power to make such legislation is delegated to a minister of the government or to a local authority. The names under which such legislation appears are many and various, including orders in council, rules, regulations, statutory instruments or bye-laws.
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The Bill will seek to repeal all the existing legislation and replace it with a singular primary Act of Parliament, together with subsidiary legislation covering horizontally the main thrusts of gaming regulation as well as a series of technical directives and guidelines currently being consulted on by the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) for eventual publication and rollout by the regulator once the Act comes into force.
The entire oil and gas sector is being governed largely by the Petroleum Act 1969 and its subsidiary legislation, including the Petroleum (Drilling and Production) Regulations, the Petroleum Regulations and the Petroleum Refining Regulations; The Oil Pipelines Act and the Oil and Gas Pipelines Regulations; The Deep Offshore and Inland Basin Production Sharing Contracts (PSC) Act; The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Act and the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act.
The Petroleum Act and its subsidiary legislation, including the Petroleum (Drilling and Production) Regulations, the Petroleum Regulations and the Petroleum Refining Regulations, govern petroleum operations in Nigeria including, but not limited to, exploration, development, production, storage, transportation, refining and marketing.
The capital market is expected to remain vibrant during 2017-18 through various measures to be adopted by the Securities Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) under its future roadmap comprising of measures for capital market development and subsidiary legislation under the Securities Act and Futures Market Act.
ISLAMABAD -- In line with its efforts to strengthen the capital market and as part of subsidiary legislation under the Securities Act, 2015, and the Futures Market Act, 2016, the Securities
ISLAMABAD -- In line with its efforts to strengthen the capital market and as part of subsidiary legislation under the Securities Act, 2015, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) on Tuesday approved the Clearing Houses (Licensing and Operations) Regulations, 2016.
With a view to the public significance of the procedure for granting refugee status, the Supreme Administrative Prosecutor's Office started an inspection at the State Agency for Refugees and the Migration Directorate of the Interior to monitor the application of the Asylum and Refugees Act, the Foreigners in Bulgaria Act and the relevant subsidiary legislation, according to the press office of the prosecuting authority.
Appendices reproduce all of the existing copyright statutes and some subsidiary legislation.
The Medical Device Regulations 2012, a subsidiary legislation under the Medical Device Act 2012 (Act 737) was approved by the Ministry of Health and published in the Gazette on 31st December 2012.
In other words, South Sudan is very accommodative country with guaranteed freedoms under the supreme law of the land and other subsidiary legislation.
The Government cannot use subsidiary legislation like immigration rules to dictate to judges or to trump their interpretation of Article 8," he told The Sunday Times.
He cited Article 144 of the Subsidiary Legislation Under The Army Act.