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  • 121 Welsh Church Act 1914 — Parliament of the United Kingdom Long title An Act to terminate the establishment of the Church of England in Wales and Monmouthshire... Statute book chapter …

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  • 122 Veterans' Preference Act — The Veterans Preference Act, established in the US in 1944, required the Federal Government to favor returning war veterans when hiring new employees in an attempt to recognize their service, sacrifice, and skills. Preference Before the Civil War …

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  • 123 Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 — The Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 30 U.S.C. § 181 et seq. is a United States federal law that authorizes and governs leasing of public lands for developing deposits of coal, petroleum, natural gas and other hydrocarbons, in addition to… …

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  • 124 Patent Act (Canada) — The Patent Act is the Canadian Act of Parliament that governs the patent law in Canada. It states what can be patented and how patents are to be obtained. The Patent Act also governs the Patent Office and limits the power and responsibility of… …

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  • 125 Housing Act 1980 — The Housing Act 1980 was an Act of Parliament passed by the Parliament of the United Kingdom that gave five million council house tenants in England and Wales the Right to Buy their house from their local authority. The Act came into force on the …

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  • 126 Motor Car Act 1903 — The Motor Car Act 1903 (3 Edw.7, c. 36) introduced registration of motor cars and licensing of drivers in the United Kingdom and increased the speed limit.[1] Contents 1 Context 2 Sections 3 Legacy …

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  • 127 Counties (Detached Parts) Act 1844 — The Counties (Detached Parts) Act 1844 Parliament of the United Kingdom Long title An Act to annex detached Parts of Counties to the Counties in which they are situated. Statute book ch …

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  • 128 Calendar (New Style) Act 1750 — Parliament of Great Britain Long title An Act for Regulating the Commencement of the Year; and for Correcting the Calendar now in Use Statute book chapter 1 …

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  • 129 Sale of Goods Act 1979 — The Sale of Goods Act 1979 is a British Act of Parliament (1979, ch 54) which regulates contracts in which goods are sold and bought. The Act consolidates the Sale of Goods Act 1893 and subsequent legislation, which in turn consolidated the… …

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  • 130 Married Women's Property Act 1870 — Parliament of the United Kingdom Long title An Act to amend the law relating to the property of married women. Statute book chapter …

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  • 131 Crossrail Act 2008 — The Crossrail Act 2008[1] Parliament of the United Kingdom Long title An Act to make provision for a railway transport system running from Maidenhead, in …

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  • 132 Fair Labor Standards Act — The Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (FLSA, ch. 676, USStat|52|1060, June 25, 1938, usc title chap|29|8), also called the Wages and Hours Bill, [ [http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,758587,00.html Wages and Hours ] , Time magazine …

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  • 133 Child Benefit Act 2005 — The Child Benefit Act 2005[1] Parliament of the United Kingdom Long title An Act to make provision for and in connection with altering the descriptions o …

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  • 134 Crimes (Substituted Section 59) Amendment Act 2007 — Parliament of New Zealand Long title/ Purpose The purpose of this Act is to amend the principal Act to make better provision for children to live in a safe and secure environme …

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  • 135 Constitution (Amendment No. 27) Act 1936 — The Constitution (Amendment No. 27) Act, 1936 was an amendment to the Constitution of the Irish Free State that was intended to abolish the office of Governor General, removed all reference to the King, and almost completely eliminated the King s …

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  • 136 Kansas–Nebraska Act — This 1856 map shows slave states (gray), free states (pink), U.S. territories (green), and Kansas in center (white). The Kansas–Nebraska Act of 1854 (10 Stat. 277) created the territories of …

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  • 137 Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 — (RIP or RIPA) is a United Kingdom law regulating the powers of public bodies to carry out surveillance and investigation, and covering the interception of communications. It was introduced to take account of technological change such as the… …

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  • 138 Helms-Burton Act — The Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (Libertad) Act of 1996 (Helms Burton Act, USPL|104|114, USStat|110|785, USC|22|6021|6091) is a United States federal law which strengthens and continues the United States embargo against Cuba. The act… …

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  • 139 Young Offenders Act — The Young Offenders Act ( YOA ) was an act of the Parliament of Canada passed in 1982 by the government of then prime minister Pierre Trudeau and enacted in 1984, that regulated the criminal prosecution of Canadian youths.cite… …

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  • 140 Australia Act 1986 — The Australia Act 1986 is the name given to a pair of two separate but related pieces of legislation: one an Act of the Parliament of Australia (No. 142 of 1985), the other an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (c.2 1986). These Acts… …

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