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royal assent

n
(Parliamentary Procedure) (in Britain) the formal signing of an act of Parliament by the sovereign, by which it becomes law

roy′al assent′



n.
(in Great Britain and other Commonwealth countries) the official consent of the sovereign or a representative to a bill passed by Parliament.
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'Royal assent is an executive act performed by the King and its dispensation cuts across the basic constitutional function of the monarch,' he said at the hearing of a constitutional reference brought by Port Dickson Member of Parliament, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to challenge the validity of the NSC Act.
It is expected to become law within the next few days after receiving royal assent from the governor general.
The House of Commons wrote on its Twitter page, after the law was approved by the House of Commons and the House of Lords Houses and Lords, It's now received royal assent. //Petra//WH 09/04/2019 12:35:03
The House met through the week to debate Bill 67, which received Royal Assent on December 20, 2018.
TODAY Max and Keira's Law will receive Royal Assent. This is the culmination of the Mirror's campaign to change the law on organ donations to an opt-out system.
1918: The Representation of the People Act received Royal Assent, granting the vote to women over 30.
A woman who launched a campaign against upskirting after being targeted at a festival 18 months ago has said "we did it!" after legislation was passed to make it a crime in England and Wales.The new legislation, approved in the House of Lords and now only awaiting the formality of Royal Assent, will see offenders face up to two years in jail.Gina Martin, 26, said the decision was "politics and society at its best".
Britain's Queen Elizabeth granted royal assent to the Brexit legislation on Tuesday, bringing closure to months of debate over the bill that will formally end the country's European Union membership.
Following the vote, the Bill was set to receive the so-called Royal Assent to gain the status of a law.
The same-sex marriage bill was passed by the Houses of Commons and Lords and gained Royal Assent or approved by the monarch in July 2013.

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