self-legislation

  • 1 self-legislation — index home rule Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 self-executing — adj. Coming into effect automatically when specific criteria are met. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008. self executing Immediately effecti …

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  • 3 Self-organization — is a process of attraction and repulsion in which the internal organization of a system, normally an open system, increases in complexity without being guided or managed by an outside source. Self organizing systems typically (though not always)… …

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  • 4 Self-help groups for mental health — are voluntary associations of people who share a common desire to overcome mental illness or otherwise increase their level of cognitive or emotional wellbeing.cite journal | last = Humphreys | first = Keith | coauthors = Rappaport, Julian |… …

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  • 5 self-executing treaty — A compact between two nations that is effective immediately without the need for ancillary legislation. Dictionary from West s Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005. self executing treaty A compact …

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  • 6 Self-executing right — Self executing rights in international human rights law are rights that are formulated in such a way that one can deduce that it was the purpose to create international laws that citizens can invoke directly in their national courts. [Pieter… …

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  • 7 self–executing — self–ex·e·cut·ing / self ek sə ˌkü tiŋ/ adj: taking effect immediately without the need for implementing legislation or further judicial action a self–executing judgment Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 8 self-executing — /self ek si kyooh ting, self /, adj. going into effect immediately without the need of supplementary legislation: a self executing treaty. [1865 70] * * * …

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  • 9 self-ex|e|cut|ing — «SEHLF EHK suh KYOO tihng», adjective. becoming effective automatically under circumstances or at a time as specified, and needing no legislation to enforce it: »a self executing clause in a treaty or contract …

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  • 10 Self-determination — This article is about self determination in international law. For other uses, see Self determination (disambiguation). Self determination is the principle in international law that nations have the right to freely choose their sovereignty and… …

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  • 11 Self-defense — For the term as used in international relations, see defensive war. Self defense, self defence (see spelling differences) or private defense is a countermeasure that involves defending oneself, one s property or the well being of another from… …

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  • 12 self-executing — adj. Law (of a law, legal clause, etc.) not needing legislation etc. to be enforced; automatic. * * * (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : providing for its own execution : containing a clause giving effect to its provisions by operation of law… …

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  • 13 Self-executing rule — The self executing rule, also known as deem and pass , is procedural measure used by the U.S. House of Representatives to approve legislation. If the full House votes to approve a legislative rule that contains such a provision, the House then… …

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  • 14 Self-governance of Singapore — The self governance of Singapore was carried out in several stages. After the British joined Singapore once more and started, without much success, dealing with post war problems, Singapore already was not happy with the British as their leaders …

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  • 15 Self-invested personal pension — A Self Invested Personal Pension (SIPP) is the name given the type of UK government approved personal pension scheme, which allows individuals to make their own investment decisions from the full range of HM Revenue Customs (HMRC) approved… …

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  • 16 self-executing provision — A provision of a constitution which is effective without legislation, no action by the legislature being required to put it in operation. 16 Am J2d Const L § 94. A constitutional provision may be said to be self executing when it takes immediate… …

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  • 17 self-executing — /sɛlf ˈɛksəkjutɪŋ/ (say self eksuhkyoohting) adjective providing for its own execution, and needing no legislation to enforce it: a self executing treaty …

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  • 18 self-executing — Anything (e.g., a document or legislation) which is effective immediately without the need of intervening court action, ancillary legislation, or other type of implementing action …

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  • 19 self-executing — adjective Date: 1857 taking effect immediately without implementing legislation < a self executing treaty > …

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  • 20 self-executing constitutional provision — Term has reference to provisions which are immediately effective without the necessity of ancillary legislation. Constitutional provision is self executing if it supplies sufficient rule by which right given may be enjoyed or duty imposed… …

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