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He said: "In late 2004, the Taoiseach outlined an ambitious project to repeal all the legislation which remains on the statute book which was enacted prior to Irish independence in 1922.
These Directives were supposed to have been grafted onto national statute books by September 20 last year, at the latest.
As anyone who uses email knows, the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 had little effect on the volume or type of spam being sent in its first week on the US statute books, and one company says most spam sent this year so far was not compliant with the law.
Assurances have been made by Ministers and by the Prime Minister himself that the issue will be resolved during this Parliament, but we will not rest easy until legislation to outlaw hunting finally reaches the statute books.
All of the nations of the world have had the death penalty on the lawbooks throughout most of their recorded history, and the death penalty remains on the statute books of about half of the nations of the world.
He ended his investigation with 1951, the year when the Fraudulent Mediums Act finally eliminated the concept of witchcraft from the statute books.
It is part of a new parliamentiary bill for film and audiovisual development and promotion that should be on Spain's statute books by midyear.
The new tax, which has not yer been approved by councillors, could be imposed as soon as next summer, when new legislation should be on the statute books.
Rape is the second most serious crime on the statute books and Mr Cullen reducing it to the level of media intrusion is hugely insulting.
Mrs Morgan's Bill, which has widespread political support, only has a narrow window to make it onto the statute books before a general election is held.
The Lords are there to scrutinise new legislation and to prevent any Government from steamrollering laws on to our statute books.
Like all EU legislation it has hit our statute books without our elected representatives (MPs) raising any objections on your behalf.