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Contrary to what might seem upon reading these passages, the act of assent is an extremely complex one, which covers the whole mental process stretching from the instant the impression appears to the mind until the moment when what is stated by the impression has been finally appropriated by the mind (provided, of course, that it has been accepted) (11).
As regards the second aspect, the possibility of withholding assent is relevant to Epictetus therapeutic strategies; this is because Epictetus central distinction between a critical and an uncritical (or rash, or precipitate) assent is built based on such capacity.
However, although early Stoic sources show that they also focused on both aspects (21), Epictetus' discussion of the notion of assent is based primarily on the second perspective, and the decisive issue shifts from the impressions assented to (22) to how they are taken in, i.
Royal Assent is the monarch's agreement to make the Bill into an Act and is a formality.
Dissent generally involves a public and formal act of disagreement, whereas withholding assent is not necessarily public.
Royal assent is the final stage of the legislative process, the formal process by which a bill passed by both Houses of Parliament becomes law.
As such, royal assent is an expression of the very essence of constitutional parliamentary democracy as it exists in Canada.
The first step for either royal assent procedure is the determination of the date when royal assent is to be given.
When Royal Assent is given by means of a written declaration the act is deemed to be assented on the day on which the two houses have been notified of the declaration.
Finally, the Bill provides that no Royal Assent is invalid simply because clause 3 has not been complied with.
Assent is granted by a Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada acting as Deputy Governor General.