According to the Senate's website, these qualifications fall "under the Latin principle of expressio unius
est exclusio alterius."
Expansion of Expressio Unius
Beyond the List Conte 7.
est exclusio alterius (express mention of one thing excludes all others).
comment are noscitur a sociis, ejusdem generis, and expressio unius
Concepts probably in use: expressio unius
However their argument based on the doctrine of expressio unius
, which states that the express mention of one thing excludes all others, "presents a trickier question."
The First Circuit, however, has held that the equitable tolling provision is not available to courts under the statutory construction canon of expressio unius
est exclusio alterius (31) In United States v.
A reasonable argument could have been made that such a fee was authorized for residential leases, under the rule of expressio unius
est exclusio alterius.
(24) Therefore, under the principle of expressio unius
, the inclusion in section 242 of express and multiple bars to both review and relief implies that Congress did not mean to preclude damages claims.
That would have added a provision instructing the Supreme Court on interpreting the constitution by providing that the doctrine of expressio unius
est exclusio alterius should not be used except in exceptional circumstances.
59(h).When Congress includes certain exceptions in a statute, the maxim "expressio unius
est exclusio alterius" presumes that those are the only exceptions Congress intended.