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legislation,

n the act of making or forming law, or the laws and/or statutes formed by the legislative process.
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The majority of residents in the Northeast region said in 2010 that Sharia must be one of the sources of legislation -- making them among the most likely in Nigeria to say so.
Al-Saleh told a news conference held at the Grand Mosque to announce the launch of the registry in the hearing and reading of Saheeh Muslim book that the Sunnah of Prophet Mohammad ascends the higher status of the life of the Islamic nation because it represents the second source of Islamic sources of legislation.
18, listed Islamic sharia laws and customs as its sources of legislation.