Public policy


Public policy

Public policy can refer to:

*Policy – general overview of policy and its study and formation.
*Public policy (law) – public policy as a legal concept.


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  • Public Policy — ist ein Begriff der Politikwissenschaft und bezeichnet die Summe der inhaltlichen Entscheidungen, Zielsetzungen und Aktivitäten der am Politikprozess Beteiligten. Es ist zudem ein interdisziplinäres staatswissenschaftliches Fach mit praktischem… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • public policy — n. The principles that guide a government in its administration, in an effort to maintain the well being and order of the state and its citizens; also, the principle that a contract or transaction that harms the public good is illegal. The… …   Law dictionary

  • public policy — The policy of the law; the policy in relation to the administration of the law. Practically synonymous with public good or public welfare. National Bank of Commerce v Greenberg, 195 Tenn 217, 258 SW2d 765, 38 ALR2d 1337. The policy of promoting… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • public policy — ordre public (франц.) публичный порядок, доктрина, охватывающая основополагающие принципы права и правосудия. В российском материальном праве ссылка на нарушение публичного порядка используется как механизм, препятствующий применению нормы… …   Glossary of international commercial arbitration

  • public policy — noun The set of policies (laws, plans, actions, behaviors) of a government; plans and methods of action that govern that society; a system of laws, courses of action, and priorities directing a government action. The licensee exceeding the use… …   Wiktionary

  • public policy — The interests of the community. If a contract is (on common law principles) contrary to public policy, this will normally make it an illegal contract In a few cases, however, such a contract is void but not illegal, and is treated slightly more… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • public policy — viešoji politika statusas Aprobuotas sritis viešasis administravimas apibrėžtis Valdymo sprendimais išreikšta suderinta viešojo valdymo institucijų ir visuomenės valia visuomenei ir visai valstybei svarbiems klausimams ir problemoms spręsti.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • public policy — viešoji politika statusas T sritis Politika apibrėžtis Tam tikras vyriausybės veiksmų kursas arba planas spręsti tam tikras problemas ar siekti tikslų. Apima viešosios politikos turinį ir procesą, nagrinėjami įvairūs formalūs ir neformalūs… …   Politikos mokslų enciklopedinis žodynas

  • public policy — 1. the fundamental policy on which laws rest, esp. policy not yet enunciated in specific rules. 2. Law. the principle that injury to the public good or public order constitutes a basis for setting aside, or denying effect to, acts or transactions …   Universalium

  • public policy — noun 1. : the governing policy within a community as embodied in its legislative and judicial enactments which serve as a basis for determining what acts are to be regarded as contrary to the public good 2. : the principle of law by virtue of… …   Useful english dictionary


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