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  • 101 Poor Law Amendment Act 1834 — The Poor Law Amendment Act 1834, sometimes abbreviated to PLAA,[1] was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom passed by the Whig government of Lord Melbourne that reformed the country s poverty relief system (with the exception of… …

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  • 102 Right to Information Act — The Right to Information Act 2005 (Act No. 22/2005) cite web title = Right to Information Act, 2005 work = publisher = Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions date = 2005 12 10 url = http://persmin.nic.in/RTI/WelcomeRTI.htm format …

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  • 103 Logan Act — The Logan Act is a United States federal law that forbids unauthorized citizens from negotiating with foreign governments. It was passed in 1799 and last amended in 1994. Violation of the Logan Act is a felony, punishable under federal law with… …

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  • 104 Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 — Full title Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 Enacted by the 110th United States Congress Citations Public Law …

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  • 105 Indian Societies Registration Act — The Indian Societies Registration Act of 1860, provided for the registration of literary, scientific and charitable societies. Under this act, a Societies may be formed by a mmeoriandum of association by any seven people associated for any… …

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  • 106 Common Schools Act of 1871 — The Common Schools Act of 1871 was legislation of the Canadian Province of New Brunswick, passed by the 22nd New Brunswick Legislative Assembly, which replaced the Parish Schools Act of 1858. The legislation aimed to abolish church run schooling… …

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  • 107 Copyright Term Extension Act — Sonny Bono Copyright Term Extension Act Full title To amend the provisions of title 17, United States Code, with respect to the duration of copyright, and for other purposes. Acronym CTEA Enacted by the 105th United States Congress …

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  • 108 Davis–Bacon Act — Enacted by the 71st United States Congress Citations Public Law Pub.L. 71 798 Stat. ch. 411, 46  …

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  • 109 Defective Premises Act 1972 — Parliament of the United Kingdom …

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  • 110 Kansas-Nebraska Act — The Kansas Nebraska Act of 1854 created the territories of Kansas and Nebraska, opened new lands, repealed the Missouri Compromise of 1820, and allowed settlers in those territories to determine if they would allow slavery within their boundaries …

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  • 111 McCarran Internal Security Act — The Internal Security Act of 1950, 64 Stat. 993, also known as the Subversive Activities Control Act or the McCarran Act, after Senator Pat McCarran (D Nevada), is a United States federal law of the McCarthy era. It was passed over… …

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  • 112 Government of Ireland Act 1920 — An Act to Provide for the Better Government of Ireland, more usually the Government of Ireland Act, 1920, [This is its official short title; the formal citation is 10 11 Geo. 5 c. 67.] (and sometimes called the Fourth Home Rule Act ) was an Act… …

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  • 113 Canada Act 1982 — The Canada Act 1982 (1982 c. 11) is an Act of Parliament passed by the British Parliament that severed all remaining legislative dependence of Canada on the United Kingdom, in a process known as patriation . It contains the text of the… …

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  • 114 Marriage Act 1753 — For other marriage related legislation, see Marriage Act. Marriage Act 1753 Parliament of Great Britain Statute book chapter 26 Geo. II. c. 33 Dates …

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  • 115 House of Lords Act 1999 — Infobox UK Legislation short title=House of Lords Act 1999 parliament=United Kingdom Parliament long title=An Act to restrict membership of the House of Lords by virtue of a hereditary peerage; to make related provision about disqualifications… …

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  • 116 Occupational Safety and Health Act — For other uses, see OSHA (disambiguation). The Occupational Safety and Health Act is the primary federal law which governs occupational health and safety in the private sector and federal government in the United States. It was enacted by… …

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  • 117 Sedition Act of 1918 — The Sedition Act of 1918 was an amendment to the Espionage Act of 1917 passed at the urging of President Woodrow Wilson, who was concerned that dissent, in time of war, was a significant threat to morale. The passing of this act forbade Americans …

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  • 118 Equal Pay Act of 1963 — The Equal Pay Act of 1963, Pub. L. No. 88 38, 77 Stat. 56, (June 10, 1963) codified at usc|29|206(d), is a United States federal law amending the Fair Labor Standards Act, aimed at abolishing wage differentials based on sex. In passing the bill,… …

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  • 119 Civil Rights Act of 1991 — Full title Civil Rights Act of 1991 Enacted by the 102nd United States Congress Citations Public Law Pub. L. 102 166 …

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  • 120 Deceased Wife's Sister's Marriage Act 1907 — The Deceased Wife s Sister s Marriage Act 1907 (7 Edw.7 c.47) was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, allowing a man, if his wife had died, to marry her sister. Previously, it was forbidden for a man to marry the sister of his… …

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