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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What would survive if the court, while interpreting a law, found out that the subordinate legislation was in conflict with the provisions of the Constitution, the chief justice observed, adding that this was a simple question not like algebra, but people did not understand things.
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.
Khaire for the Committee on Papers Laid on the Table and Dilipkumar Mansukhlal Gandhi for the Committee on Subordinate Legislation have also been renominated as chairman of the respective panels.
60) Legislation Act 2003 (Cth) s 17; Subordinate Legislation Act
Such a repeal--which will require its own Act of Parliament--will also repeal all subordinate legislation made under the 1972 Act, including many copyright laws.
The Competition Act being an Act of Parliament takes precedence over the Rules being framed by MoIT which is a subordinate legislation.
65-2012 void and an invalid subordinate legislation for unduly expanding, modifying, altering and amending Sections 105 and 108 of the NIRC pertaining to the provisions on the value-added tax, Delos Santos said.
However, the matter is stuck with the Standing Committee on Law Reforms and Subordinate legislation for more then a year.
He cited the Constitution, which he said grants no state organ -- other than the cabinet -- the power to issue subordinate legislation.
Its purpose is to familiarize the officers of various administrative ministries/ departments with the legislative principles, practice and procedure relating to legislative proposals including drafting of principal and subordinate legislation.