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    The Canadian legislative process can be a highly laborious task. Within Parliament, the passing of new legislation can be an enormous ordeal, taking a considerable amount of time to come to fruition. For legislation to be introduced, discussed, finalized, and passed, the time needed can range from a few weeks to a couple of months. This can be affected by a variety of reasons, such as if the government in power is a majority or minority. However, this often occurs because legislation proposed must undergo a variety of stages to ensure it is viable within society. Passing each separate stage before it is deemed appropriate to implement within the public system. The legislative process has six main stages which a proposed legislation must go…

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    497 pitbulls have been out down since the Breed specific legislation or (B.S.L). Breed Specific Legislation targets a certain type of dogs based on their appearance. Breed Specific Legislation (B.S.L) is a law passed that restricts certain types of dogs due to them perceived as dangerous. Breed Specific Legislation shouldn't be a law because the dog mimics the owners actions and it discriminates against certain dog breeds. First of all Breed Specific Legislation should not be a law because…

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    Dogs are becoming a standard part of families’ lives and are truly a man or woman’s best friend. However, how can we guarantee that all dogs will not cause harm to our society and not bring in violence and aggression? The solution is Breed-Specific Legislation which are laws that try to control negative animal behavior such as biting or other attacks by restricting or completely outlawing certain aggressive breeds. It is a common misconception that BSL only refers to banning breeds of dogs…

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    I ask for your support in the elimination of BPA from consumer products that come in contact with food or beverages. In the following memo you will find the strategy by which I believe we can gain the necessary support from all stakeholders and pass necessary legislation to keep our citizens safe. Each of us is well aware of the BPA controversy sweeping the nation. Recently the U.S. Food and Drug Administration took the unprecedented step of mandating elimination of BPA in children’s drinking…

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    making, enforcing and punishing institutions to vote, the general consensus of these politically active men composed all of the state’s policy and its enforcement. With that in mind, one is able to turn to text firstly looking at the chapter titled ‘of democracy’. the chapter begins with the statement ‘he who makes the law knows better than anyone how it should be executed and interpreted’. initially it appears as if this statement is simply an observation that a producer of an item will have…

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    Justice Stevens believed that the actions of the Comptroller General were making policy that would “bind the Nation” therefore they must “follow the procedures mandated by Article I of the Constitution (Bowsher v. Synar, 1986).” Stevens makes the argument that Congress cannot delegate its authority to create legislation, as it must pass through both houses, and must complete these tasks on their own. Stevens and Marshall also conclude that the removal power would not, even could not, be abused…

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    use of firearms, providing gun safety training and supporting the shooting sports, hunter education and wildlife conservation efforts” (“About Us." ...Comments). Through lobbying and contributing money, they try to influence elected representatives to vote for lenient gun laws and protection of the Second Amendment law, which in turn benefits them and the members of their group. In their legislation section on their website, they list all the Pro-Gun Bills that were passed into law during 2013…

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    For example, in the legislation to inhibit the selling of alcohol to underage people, the citizens thank the government for saving them from becoming an alcoholic at a young age (Daube et al., 2008). With the potential benefits which can be gained through these regulations, the media and the public are constantly have conflict perspectives on the method which individuals can adopt in order to live a healthier life (Magnusson, 2015). People often have the impression that the government are…

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    In this essay I will argue that the state should not put any restrictions upon the production and circulation of pornography created by consenting adults beyond the production and circulation of that which depicts acts which are already prohibited by law. I will do this by opposing arguments made by those who suggest that the state has a responsibility to legislate on the issue of pornography according to the social moral consensus, and will argue that such principles have no place in state…

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    inconsiderable popularity. Their findings focus on four areas: (A) the restrictive procedures used to shirk the legislative accountability of direct voting. The authors find that an increase in these questionable procedures coincides with rising negative ratings from the American public, who seek both transparency and accountability from the U.S. Congress; (B) hyperbolic rhetoric that: (1) promises quick fixes for complicated problems, and (2) exaggerates the consequences of opposing policy…

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