piece of legislation

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Minister Batshu indicated that the process to amend such a sensitive piece of legislation had taken long because it necessitated extensive consultations with due diligence as it affected the lives of people in a wide spectrum.
ISLAMABAD -- Chairman Senate Mian Raza Rabbani has asked the government to bring a piece of legislation for implementation on its recommendations within a period of two months, otherwise, the Senate will take its own course of action to address the issue.
He added that the revised piece of legislation, which was approved by the National Assembly in the first and second readings, would lead to easing relevant procedures.
In this episode of Budgetline, Aman and Ross sit down with Senate Finance Chairwoman Jane Nelson, who voted against her first state budget in 1993 as a freshman senator and is now in charge of writing that most essential piece of legislation.
When the Taoiseach is set to expel a junior minister for voting with her conscience he should consider the position of his deputy, who has turned a serious piece of legislation into a YouTube sensation.
A draft piece of legislation concerning the acquisition by Romania of F-16 aircraft from Portugal will be introduced to a Wednesday's meeting of the Government and then submitted to Parliament for approving the acquisition procedure, Romania's Defence Minister Mircea Dusa said Tuesday at Deveselu.
After hearing the three pitches, the audience were asked to vote one piece of legislation into Room 101, and narrowly opted to consign thousands of pages of tax code legislation to history.
The proposed levy on carrier bags would hardly be the most important piece of legislation ever to hit the statute books.
A LANDMARK piece of legislation that could make the marine life around Wales sustainable has come to fruition, environmentalists said yesterday.
What he did say was that the forthcoming Equality Billwould combine and streamline nine Acts, 100 pieces of legislation and 2,500 pages of guidance into a single piece of legislation.
And in our discussions today, we've all agreed to work together to address some of the major concerns that some people have about this piece of legislation--without weakening the essence of the bill--and get a piece of legislation done.