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  • 1 Act for the Settlement of Ireland 1652 — The Act for the Settlement of Ireland imposed penalties including death and land confiscation against participants and bystanders of the Irish Rebellion of 1641 and subsequent unrest. Contents 1 Background 2 Preamble 3 Plantation 3.1 …

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  • 2 REAL ID Act — of 2005 Full title To establish and rapidly implement regulations for State driver s license and identification document security standards, to prevent terrorists from abusing the asylum laws of the United States, to unify terrorism related… …

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  • 3 Mental Health Act 2007 — The Mental Health Act 2007[1] Parliament of the United Kingdom Long title An Act to amend the Mental Health Act 1983, the …

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  • 4 Chinese Exclusion Act — This article is about the former U.S. law. For the similar Canadian law, see Chinese Immigration Act of 1923. The first page of the Chinese Exclusion Act. The Chinese Exclusion Act was a United States federal law signed by Chester A. Arthur on… …

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  • 5 Riot Act — The Riot Act (1 Geo. 1, c. 5) of 1714 was an act introduced by the Parliament of Great Britain authorising local authorities to declare any group of more than twelve people to be unlawfully assembled, and thus have to disperse or face punitive… …

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Kansas-Nebraska Act — The Kansas Nebraska Act of 1854 created the territories of Kansas and Nebraska, opened new lands, repealed the Missouri Compromise of 1820, and allowed settlers in those territories to determine if they would allow slavery within their boundaries …

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  • 7 Chinese Exclusion Act (United States) — The Chinese Exclusion Act was a United States federal law passed on May 6, 1882, following revisions made in 1880 to the Burlingame Treaty of 1868. Those revisions allowed the U.S. to suspend immigration, and Congress subsequently acted quickly… …

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  • 8 Quartering Act — is the name of at least two acts of the Parliament of Great Britain. Quartering Act of 1765 Lieutenant General Thomas Gage, the commander in Chief of British North American forces, and other British officers who had fought in the French and… …

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  • 9 Racial Integrity Act of 1924 — On March 20, 1924 the Virginia Legislature (United States) passed two closely related eugenics laws: SB 219, entitled The Racial Integrity Act [Racial Integrity Act of 1924, at Wikisource.org] and SB 281, An ACT to provide for the sexual… …

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  • 10 Half-caste act — was the common name given to Acts of Parliament passed in Victoria and Western Australia in 1886. They became the model for legislation of Aboriginal communities throughout Australia, such as the Aboriginal Protection and restriction of the sale… …

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  • 11 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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  • 12 Divorce (Insanity and Desertion) Act 1958 — Parliament of the United Kingdom Dates Royal Assent 23 July 1958[1 …

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  • 13 Pacific Island Labourers Act 1901 — Infobox AU Legislation short title=Pacific Island Labourers Act 1901 parliament=Parliament of Australia long title=An Act to provide for the Regulation, Restriction and Prohibition of the Introduction of Labourers from the Pacific Islands and for …

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  • 14 Aleut Restitution Act of 1988 — The Aleut Restitution Act of 1988 (also known as the Aleutian and Pribilof Islands Restitution Act ) was a reparation settlement passed by the United States Congress in 1988, in response to the internment of Aleut people living in the Aleutian… …

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  • 15 Group Areas Act — The Group Areas Act of 1950 (Act No. 41 of 1950) was an act of parliament created under the apartheid government of South Africa that assigned racial groups to different residential and business sections in urban areas in a system of urban… …

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  • 16 Maintenance of Internal Security Act — The misa was a controversial law passed by the Indian parliament in 1971 giving the administration of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and Indian law enforcement agencies super powers indefinite preventive detention of individuals, search and seizure …

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  • 17 Shipping Commissioners Act of 1872 — The Shipping Commissioners Act of 1872 was a United States law dealing with American mariners serving in the United States Merchant Marine.Among other things, the act: *was passed to combat crimps.Bauer, 1988:284.] *required that a sailor had to… …

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  • 18 Union, Act of — I (Jan. 1, 1801) Legislative agreement uniting Great Britain and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. After the unsuccessful Irish revolt of 1798, the British prime minister, William Pitt the Younger, decided …

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  • 19 The Young Ones (TV series) — Infobox Television show name = The Young Ones format = Comedy (sitcom) runtime = 35 minutes (approximate) creator = Rik Mayall Lise Mayer Ben Elton Additional material from Alexei Sayle starring = Adrian Edmondson Rik Mayall Nigel Planer… …

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  • 20 energize — I. v. n. 1. Act, be active, be in action or operation, operate. 2. Act with vigor, act forcibly. II. v. a. Give energy to, give force to, excite to action …

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