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House of Assembly

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a legislative assembly or the lower chamber of such an assembly, esp in various British colonies and countries of the Commonwealth

house′ of assem′bly


n.
the legislature or the lower house of the legislature of certain governments in the Commonwealth of Nations.
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Her constitution declares, "that the legislative, executive, and judiciary departments shall be separate and distinct; so that neither exercise the powers properly belonging to the other; nor shall any person exercise the powers of more than one of them at the same time, except that the justices of county courts shall be eligible to either House of Assembly.
The military band outside the building struck up "God save the Queen" with great vigour before his Excellency had quite finished; the people shouted; the in's rubbed their hands; the out's shook their heads; the Government party said there never was such a good speech; the Opposition declared there never was such a bad one; the Speaker and members of the House of Assembly withdrew from the bar to say a great deal among themselves and do a little: and, in short, everything went on, and promised to go on, just as it does at home upon the like occasions.
A member of Osun state House of Assembly, Olatunbosun Oyintiloye, has said that the election of Toni Iwobi, an Italian man of Nigerian origin as a senator in the industrial city of Brasca, Italy is an indicator of an end to racism.
The review process entailed a repeal of the old law, public hearings and enactment of a replacement by the House of Assembly on January 28, before it was signed into law on February 8.
Violet Gaul, was created through the passage of the Act at the sitting of the House of Assembly on December 4.
From August 31 to September 1, 2017, Kevin Murphy, Speaker of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly hosted the inaugural Commonwealth Parliamentary Association meeting of Commonwealth Parliamentarians with Disabilities.
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Nevada (US), June 15 (ANI): A Hindu leader has been denied the request to read the opening prayer of Tasmania House of Assembly of Australia.
That was exactly half the total in the 210-seat House of Assembly, with 93 for President Mugabe's Zanu PF party.
Morgan Tsvangari's MDC said the results gave it 96 of 128 seats in the House of Assembly.
The public saga in Newfoundland began with a series of reports by the provincial auditor general in 2006 on payments to suppliers and the constituency allowance claims of the members of the provincial house of assembly.