special legislation


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special legislation

n.
A statute that is not intended to apply uniformly to the community but is directed at a specific portion or aspect within it.
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The Minister said special legislation for establishment of women commission and prevention of child marriages was the need of the hour.
It also aims to enact special legislation to regulate all issues and procedures related to help workers, while safeguarding their rights and duties and spelling out procedures for their recruitment.
The transfer of ownership would have been contrary to the principles of the Water Services Act 2012 and the Water Corporations Act 1995, and would have required special legislation.
He reminded that we could better understand our own problems as others could not reach to the level of understanding of our problems adding that the existing structure should be extended to the FATA and if the need was, we could make special legislation on need basis for special circumstances.
This is not only because Davao City has special legislation proscribing discrimination against the LGBT community, but moreso because ADDU is itself positively committed to cultural sensitivity, intercultural dialogue and cultural transformation in favor of a society that is more accepting of diversity, including gender diversity, based on a fundamental recognition of the dignity of all,' he added.
The prosecutor General has stressed that the government of the Sudan has enacted a special legislation to cope with regional and international developments in human trafficking.
He said even if the Dover Amendment were repealed, either in Worcester through special legislation or statewide by general law, there would be little, if any, impact on the siting of educational, social service agencies in residential areas.
In his capacity as head of the Arab Anti-Corruption Network, Rifi proposed a number of modalities and mechanisms to deal with corruption, namely by soliciting the assistance of civil society, drafting special legislation and traditional policing work.
The government highlighted ,in the framework of its transitional tasks, the preparation of special legislation criminalizing acts of vandalizing and bombing the oil and electricity facilities.
No special legislation and no use of public funds are needed to rescue Corpbank (KTB), the Expert Consultative Council on KTB and Bulgariaas ombudsman have agreed.
The Minister has further said that Cyber crimes are special in nature and should be addressed with special legislation.
It is high time to enact a special legislation to deal with fraud offences," the court observed.
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