put to the vote


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I have no time to lose, and I propose that the matter be put to the vote at once.
The question relating to the admission of novels was postponed, and the question of dancing or no dancing was put to the vote on the spot.
The supplement was put to the vote and adopted by a majority vote.
The introduction of compulsory voting and e-voting in Bulgaria was also proposed to be put to the vote in the October referendum.
Gatilov called the resolution drafted by France and expected to be put to the vote on Thursday "intentionally politicized.
The two priority debates of this session will therefore take place on the morning of 23 October: the first on preparation of the European Council that will begin the next day in Brussels; and the second on implementation of the European semester' in 2013 as the Commission prepares to examine in detail the budgets for 2014 that member states are preparing to put to the vote in their national parliaments.
Summary: MP for Edinburgh South West, Alistair Darling, says Scotland is "stronger as part of the UK", as the country's future is put to the vote.
Finance Committee chairman and DIKO vice chairman Nicolas Papadopoulos had made it clear that his party would reject the legislation if it was put to the vote.
The draft resolution, to be put to the vote on October 12 and 13 in Brussels, says that the European Parliament urges all EU countries to keep their commitments in connection with the legislative framework of the bloc regarding the criteria for accession to Schengen, and to give up national populism.
B) said on Friday that its operations will be maintained and uninterrupted following the announcement of a strike mandate from leaders of the Canadian Auto Workers (CAW) union, which was put to the vote with its members and has a deadline of 13 June 2011.
Under yesterday's proposals, which will be put to the vote at next month's AGM, HSBC wants to cut the maximum payout for its long-term bonus plan from seven times salary to six and trim annual bonus payouts from up to four times salary to three.
Under the proposals, which will be put to the vote at next month's AGM, HSBC wants to cut the maximum payout for its long-term bonus plan from seven times salary to six.