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derogation

The declaration by a UK governmental agency or body that it is not bound by a group of regulations, with the risk that said derogation can be declared unlawful by the overseeing body.
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1 For greater certainty, the repeal of section 67 of the Canadian Human Rights Act shall not be construed so as to abrogate of derogate from the protection provided for existing aboriginal or treaty rights of the aboriginal peoples of Canada by the recognition and affirmation of those rights in section 35 of the Constitution Act, 1982.
25 is triggered if the outcome of a Charter challenge might abrogate or derogate from aboriginal rights or freedoms.
would flow from having to derogate explicitly from rights.
But it doesn't necessarily change their feelings, and it doesn't address the larger problem these studies reveal--namely, that in a society that puts a premium on boys' masculinity, that derogates femininity, and that equates male homosexuality with femininity, the fastest and easiest way for boys to demonstrate their masculine status is to dis gays.
you may feel this example derogates you on the basis of your disability.
The Board of Directors proposes that the AGM authorize the Board to resolve, on one or more occasions during the period up to the next AGM, to issue new shares for a cash or non-cash consideration or by set-off or subject to other terms and conditions, and thereby to derogate from existing shareholders' pre-emption rights.
In any case we are neighbors, it is necessary to find the way out of the situation not to derogate interests of population," the Ambassador said.
But he said: "The relocation of the war memorial will be in keeping with the surrounding common and does not derogate from the nature of the common.
He is now blaming his own Human Rights Act when he has not even tried to derogate under its provisions.
Goldstein has informed the Company that in the event the distribution of Formula Vision is consummated, he undertakes to Formula Vision to assist it to repay at least the first US$25 million out of its current debt to the Company, including providing Formula Vision with such financial support it may require to enable it to repay such US$25 million within 3 months following the consummation of the distribution of Formula Vision shares; the above support shall not derogate from Formula Vision's debt to the Company.
A Council memorandum explained the decision allows these countries to derogate from EU regulation EC/ 2037/2000 on substances that deplete the ozone layer, which takes 1999 as the base year for allocating quotas of HCFCs.
Britain had to derogate - or opt out - from part of the European Convention on Human Rights to allow this imprisonment without trial to take place.