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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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Georgia Legislature adjourned without taking action on proposed drone legislation.
Articles will focus on systematic issues such as the necessity of codification, informatics in legislation, the use of scientific research in legislation, vague norms, the relation between language and law, creation and interpretation of law, fictions in legislation, the relation between the legislator and the judge, judicial review, conflicts of the norm, evaluation of legislation, regulation management, and the legitimization of law.
We expect legislation will again be introduced to make VA health care funding mandatory and are optimistic that congressional hearings will finally be held on the proposal.
Congressional insiders expect this legislation to be the centerpiece for contracting reform initiatives in the 110th Congress.
In budget legislation announced last May, the Government introduced proposals to (1) reduce the corporate income tax rate from 21 percent to 19 percent over a period of years through 2010 and (2) eliminate the corporate surtax by 2008.
However, Thomas Saenz, the mayor's chief counsel, maintains that the legislation is legally airtight.
He points to the unpopularity of recent legislation allowing pharmacists to withhold prescribed birth control from consumers.
The Alberta government also will introduce legislation to allow children to sue their mothers for car crash injuries they sustain while in the womb.
Last year, Arizona passed legislation that would bar in-state rates for undocumented immigrants but it was vetoed by Gov.
Additionally in 2005, two states (SC and LA) have introduced legislation that has the potential to move them into position to eliminate mercury in health care.
CalCPA has supported previous tax court legislation as long as CPAs were allowed to practice before the court.