Noun(1) persons who make or amend or repeal laws
(1) That is how the legislature scrutinises the laws the executive intends to pass.(2) the Nevada state legislature passed a law to prohibit dumping of nuclear waste(3) Acknowledging the legislature did not mean that every law was considered correct.(4) The bill passed by the legislature was narrowly tailored to apply only to the one case.(5) The workers have threatened to take members of the state legislature to court over the issue.(6) It is expected that the draft law will be voted on by the legislature at the end of April.(7) Now the legislature must pass a statute governing the assembly's exercise of power.(8) Laws are passed by legislatures on the basis of necessity, rather than morality.(9) Congress and state legislatures use such data in making laws governing the nonprofit sector.(10) State legislatures across the nation are debating whether to set up their own voucher options.(11) About thirty state legislatures and governors had come out in favor of the League.(12) Laws passed by legislatures are written in general and often vague language.(13) Normally, legislatures permit themselves to draw new district lines once a decade.(14) State legislatures are looking at ways to increase state revenues to fill budget deficits.(15) The outcome will resonate through state legislatures all across the country.(16) In most such countries, abortion laws were formulated by legislatures rather than courts.
(1) state legislature :: staat wetgewer
1. legislative body ::
2. congress ::
3. legislative assembly ::
4. parliament ::
5. senate ::
7. council ::
8. diet ::
Different Formslegislature, legislatures
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