subordinate legislation


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subordinate legislation

laws passed under authority given by a superior law. Thus an Act of Parliament may authorize a Minister to make regulations and these latter would be subordinate legislation.
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A research study has also been carried out to review and identify legal provisions for harmonization of legislation in line with constitution of Pakistan, international commitments and human rights obligations and to provide recommendations for subordinate legislation to be enacted/amendments in the PPC and CrPC.
Senate Committee on Delegated Legislation in its meeting on Wednesday held a briefing by Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) regarding the subordinate legislation; rules, regulations, orders, SROs, bylaws schemes which FBR carries out the purposes of parent legislation.
The manual offers a sound comment on this problem: 'Delegated or subordinate legislation usually takes the form of rules, regulations and by-laws made by subordinate authorities for the implementation and enforcement of a law or legislative policy enacted by the legislature.
It gained relevance, traction, recognition and prominence only through various rules and regulations of the agency-i.e., Customs Administrative Order, Customs Memorandum Order or Customs Memorandum Circular, that were issued by our fiscal and Customs authorities in the exercise of their powers of subordinate legislation. Until the last time the TCCP was amended to accommodate post-entry audit operations, there was no mention of accreditation.
Section 6 of the Constitution clearly gives the court the power of adjudication and that power should not be hindered in any way at all by any other subordinate legislation. The fear of all is about the abuse to which this power has been subjected to by lawyers and litigants.
Existing tobacco control laws and subordinate legislation in the form of Statutory Regulatory Orders (SROs) only place bans on specific things such as advertisements, restricting smoking spaces, taxation, pricing control and graphic health warnings (GHW).
Calmly, De Castro explained implementing regulations are just as binding as the actual laws, being 'subordinate legislation.' Congress cannot provide all administrative details such as the date of the net worth to be stated in a SALN, so implementing agencies such as the Ombudsman are authorized to add these details.
Moreover, the new MCs require significant support to effectively manage the transition to new institutional structures and regulation and to fully operationalize new business processes prescribed under subordinate legislation to PLGA 2013.
In its earlier meeting committee had rejected all apprehensions and reservations of the ECP on parliamentary body and made it clear that the Parliament might bring in legislation or subordinate legislation.
* Australia-Northern Territory-The Standing Orders Committee has recommended the establishment of two portfolio scrutiny committees, which would consider bills and other matters referred by the Assembly or a Minister, and the absorption by the Public Accounts Committee of the functions of the Subordinate Legislation Committee.
"Steps must be taken to ensure that proposed legislation and subordinate legislation reflect the need to promote the Welsh language in primary care services.