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abolish

to terminate the legal effect of some provision or doctrine.
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There is no way people can allow the National Government- Constituency Development Fund (NG-CDF) to be abolished.
The officer said CID was created under the police rules and cannot be abolished with an executive order.
On Tuesday, it was reported that President Rodrigo Duterte signed Republic Act (RA) 11239, which effectively abolished the Road Board, and provided for the disposition of collections of the motor vehicle user's charge (MVUC) or the so-called road users' tax.
The office order issued said 'The Director General, FDE has been pleased to order that the office of Tec and Transport section, FDE is abolished with immediate effect.
The ISA was abolished because it needed no replacement as there were existing laws in place already,' he said.
' ...As far as we are concerned, the Road Board was abolished when the Senate adopted the House-approved version of the bill abolishing the Board.
He said PTI government has already abolished censorship on state-run media and now it will abolish the government's control on the advertisement policy.
More than 15,000 Iranians have visited Serbia since visas were abolished last August.
Serbian entry visas were abolished for Iranian citizens in August 2017.
Just as INS was abolished to create ICE, we should abolish ICE to create an agency that is better balanced between immigration and enforcement; such that enforcement is not overemphasized and immigration is not de-emphasized.
It needs to be abolished," United Kashmir People's National Party leader Ishtiyaq Ahmad said on Sunday.
Reuven Carlyle supported the bill and stated the death penalty should be abolished in all the cases.