Author: Tobias A. Dorsey
Publisher: Thecapitol.Net,
Keywords: legislative, series, guide, deskbook, drafter, practical
Number of Pages: 618
Published: 2006-06-30
List price: $150.00
ISBN-10: 1587330156
ISBN-13: 9781587330155

Legislative Drafter’s Deskbook provides practical advice on drafting to anyone who does, or may, engage in drafting, and provides insight into the drafting process to other interested people. It is also for people who are more interested in policy than in drafting, but want to understand why legislative drafters operate the way they do. It is also for people who are more interested in reading and interpreting the law than in drafting, but want to understand why laws are drafted the way they are.

Author: George Douglas Dion
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
Keywords: legislative, change, politics, procedural, minority, thumbscrew, turning, rights
Number of Pages: 312
Published: 2001-07-30
List price: $27.95
ISBN-10: 0472088262
ISBN-13: 9780472088263

The use of filibusters in the U.S. Senate by small numbers of members to prevent legislative action apparently desired by a majority of the members--as evidenced by the battles over civil rights legislation in the 1950s and 1960s--is legendary. Similar situations have existed in other legislative bodies over time. The fear that they will at some time be in the minority has inhibited actions by the majority groups to control the right of minority groups to block legislative action. And yet from time to time the majority in a legislative body has forced a change in the rules to control the right

Author: Anthony Gierzynski
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Keywords: legislative, comparative, studies, series, states, american, party, campaign, committees
Number of Pages: 144
Published: 1992-01
List price: $30.00
ISBN-10: 0813117712
ISBN-13: 9780813117713

Author: Bernard D. Reams
Publisher: William S Hein & Co
Keywords: legislative, law, histories, series, pub, history, quality, improvement, health, care
Published: 1990-04
List price: $125.00
ISBN-10: 0899416934
ISBN-13: 9780899416939

Publisher: Stationery Office
Keywords: scrutiny, legislative, post
Number of Pages: 61
Published: 2006-10-30
List price: unknow
ISBN-10: 0101694520
ISBN-13: 9780101694520

Author: Crabbe
Publisher: Routledge-Cavendish
Keywords: volume, drafting, legislative
Number of Pages: 318
Published: 1994-03-01
List price: $236.00
ISBN-10: 1874241155
ISBN-13: 9781874241157

Legislative drafting is dealt with from the standpoint of the practitioner and Parliamentary Counsel as well as from the angle of the problems which face judges in the construction of statutes. The conventions and presumptions of legislative drafting is covered including the importance of the legislative sentence. Constitutional problems affecting the legality of legislation are also dealt with. Subsidiary legislation is tackled and help is given in respect of offences and penalties, consolidation, codification, statute law revision, law reform, parliamentary procedure and rules of interpretat

Author: Gerald C. Maccallum
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Keywords: essays, intent, legislative
Number of Pages: 288
Published: 1993-11-15
List price: $45.00
ISBN-10: 0299138607
ISBN-13: 9780299138608

These 14 essays on the philosophy of the law address topics which include legislative intent and negative and positive freedom.
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