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  • 141 Transport Act 1962 — Described as the most momentous piece of legislation in the field of railway law to have been enacted since the Railway and Canal Traffic Act 1854 [ cite journal|title=Transport Act, 1962|journal=Modern Law Review|date=March… …

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  • 142 Employment Act — Infobox Legislation Name = Employment Act Parliament/Congress/Senate it was passed in = U.S. Congress Logo of that parliament or congress = amendments = Full Employment and Balanced Growth Act (colloquially the Humphrey Hawkins Full Employment… …

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  • 143 Oil Pollution Act of 1990 — Heavy sheens of oil as visible on the surface of the water in Prince William Sound following the Exxon Valdez oil spill. The Oil Pollution Act (101 H.R.1465, P.L. 101 380 [1]) was passed by the 101st United States Congress, and signed by… …

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  • 144 Royal and Parliamentary Titles Act 1927 — Passed on April 12, 1927, the Royal and Parliamentary Titles Act 1927 ( 17 Geo 5, c. 4 ) was an Act of Parliament of the United Kingdom that formed a significant landmark in the constitutional history of the UK and British Empire as a whole. The… …

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  • 145 Colonial Laws Validity Act 1865 — Parliament of the United Kingdom Long title An Act to remove Doubts as to the Validity of Colonial Laws. Statute book chapter …

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  • 146 Civil Marriage Act —   Same sex marriage in Canada Legal Civil Marriage Act Reference re Same Sex Marriage …

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  • 147 Children's Internet Protection Act — The Children s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) requires that K 12 schools and libraries in the United States use Internet filters and implement other measures to protect children from harmful online content as a condition for the receipt of… …

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  • 148 War Precautions Act 1914 — The War Precautions Act 1914 was an Act of the Parliament of Australia which gave the Government of Australia special powers for the duration of World War I and for six months afterwards.Under the War Precautions Act , the federal Government… …

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  • 149 Extradition Act 2003 — Infobox UK Legislation short title=Extradition Act 2003 parliament=Parliament of the United Kingdom long title=An Act to make provision about extradition. statute book chapter=2003 c. 41 introduced by= territorial extent= royal assent=… …

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  • 150 Protect America Act of 2007 — The Protect America Act of 2007 (PAA) is a controversial amendment to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) that was signed into law on August 5, 2007. It removed the warrant requirement for government surveillance of foreign… …

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  • 151 Railway and Canal Traffic Act 1854 — The Railway and Canal Traffic Act 1854, also known as Cardwell s Act, was an Act of the United Kingdom Parliament regulating the operation of railways. It designated the railway companies as common carriers transporting goods and persons for the… …

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  • 152 Church of England Assembly (Powers) Act 1919 — United Kingdom Parliament Long title An Act to confer powers on the National Assembly of the Church of England constituted in accordance with the constitution attached as an Appendix to the Addresses presented to His Majesty …

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  • 153 Heights of Buildings Act of 1910 — Construction of the Cairo Hotel resulted in the proposal and passing of the act. The Heights of Buildings Act of 1910 ( …

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  • 154 Indian Majority Act — The Indian Majority Act of 1875 states that every person domiciled in India shall attain the age of majority on completion of 18 years and not before. Unless a particular personal law specifies otherwise, every person domiciled in India is deemed …

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  • 155 Crimes Against Humanity and War Crimes Act — The Crimes Against Humanity and War Crimes Act (2000, c. 24) (CAHWCA) is a statute of the Parliament of Canada. The Act implements Canada s obligations under the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court. In passing the Crimes Against… …

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  • 156 Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 — Budget Control Act Full title An Act to establish a new congressional budget process; to establish Committees on the Budget in each House; to establish a Congressional Budget Office; to establish a procedure providing congressional control over… …

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  • 157 Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 — The Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 (USPL|107|16, USStat|115|38, June 72001), was a sweeping piece of tax legislation in the United States. It is commonly known by its abbreviation EGTRRA, often pronounced egg tra or egg …

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  • 158 Civil Rights Act of 1957 — The Civil Rights Act of 1957, Pub.L. 85 315, 71 Stat. 634, enacted September 9, 1957, primarily a voting rights bill, was the first civil rights legislation enacted by Congress in the United States since Reconstruction following… …

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  • 159 Treachery Act 1940 — Infobox UK Legislation short title=Treachery Act 1940 parliament=Parliament of the United Kingdom long title= statute book chapter=3 4 Geo. VI c. 40 introduced by= territorial extent= royal assent= commencement= repeal date=1967 amendments=… …

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  • 160 Firearm Owners Protection Act — The Firearm Owners Protection Act (FOPA), Pub. L. No. 99 308, 100 Stat. 449 (May 19, 1986), codified at usc|18|921 et seq., is a United States federal law that revised many statutes in the Gun Control Act of 1968.Federal Firearms License… …

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