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The NRA also was seen as blocking the enactment of proposed gun regulations at the time.
A government shutdown or the enactment of a fake budget is unlikely at this point—leaving aside the recent political drama, Bolsonaro is politically liable should this legislation be approved as it stands.
In 56 different countries, including the United States, they assessed how more than 6,000 different interventions affected infection rates in the weeks after enactment.Coronavirus shutdowns don’t need to be all or nothing|Jonathan Lambert|November 25, 2020|Science News
For the first time since the enactment of the Refugee Act of 1980, people who came to the border saying they feared persecution or torture in their home countries were turned away with no chance to plead their case for asylum.
Since the law’s enactment, local authorities have used it to restrict protests and free speech.Hong Kong’s citywide COVID-19 testing has become a barometer of public trust|eamonbarrett|September 9, 2020|Fortune
Since its enactment in 1997, 752 Oregonians have used prescriptions for lethal medications for their intended purpose.The Beautiful Newlywed Who Made the Right Change Its Mind on Physician-Assisted Death|Samantha Allen|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
First, he maintains that enactment of such a law “would overrule a historic Supreme Court decision.”
The enactment of these proposals would strike a much better balance between the interests of liberty and security.
A dramatic video re-enactment, four minutes of silence, and a tribute to Thomas Jefferson.George Zimmerman Defense: Trayvon Wasn’t Injured, ‘Except for the Gunshot’|Jacqui Goddard|July 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Yet however long the enactment, the text of a complex modern statute is only the very roughest guide to its future operation.
This enactment was due principally to the railway accidents that occurred.
This enactment, if honestly carried into effect, would have been unobjectionable.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
One of the first effects of this amendment in Virginia was a legislative enactment requiring all women to pay the poll tax.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
The marked feature of this period is the paucity of statutory enactment affecting relief.English Poor Law Policy|Sidney Webb
This enactment, passed by the Scottish parliament of 1551, calls for notice upon other grounds besides those of morality.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman