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  External Relations Act - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Executive Authority (External Relations) Act, 1936 was an enactment of the Oireachtas (Irish parliament) in 1936.
To enable the Free State to recognise the abdication, the instrument of abdication and the accession of King George VI was recognised in one of the Act's schedules.
The External Relations Act remained even after the Irish Free State was replaced by Éire, or Ireland, (now the Republic of Ireland) in December 1937, with the King of Ireland fulfilling the external affairs role that normally belongs to heads of state, with a new President of Ireland fulfilling an internal constitutional role.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/External_Relations_Act   (842 words)

 Government of Ireland Act 1920 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Acts of Parliament of the Kingdom of England to 1600
Acts of Parliament of the Kingdom of England to 1706
Acts of Parliament of the Kingdom of Ireland
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Government_of_Ireland_Act_1920   (1884 words)

 Republic of Ireland Act - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Republic of Ireland Act was an enactment of Oireachtas Éireann passed in 1948, which came into force on April 18, 1949 and which declared that the official description of Ireland was to be the Republic of Ireland.
An act to repeal the Executive Authority (external relations) Act 1936, to declare that the description of the state shall be the Republic of Ireland, and to enable the President to exercise the executive power of any executive function of the state in or in connection with its external relations.
The Oath of Allegiance, the theoretical cause of the split, was a symbol of the wider debate.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Republic_of_Ireland_Act   (648 words)

 ire - Article and Reference from OnPedia.com
The constitution is not an act of the parliament of the Irish Free State; rather it was "enacted by the people", by a plebiscite in 1937.
The repeal of the latter Act by the Republic of Ireland Act, 1948 created Ireland as a sovereign Republic in 1949, with Republic of Ireland as a new description but without changing the name of the state from ire or Ireland.
The last two surviving ministers of that cabinet in the 1980s, former Minister for External Affairs Sean MacBride and Browne, publicly and trenchantly disagreed as to the events that led to the declaration of the republic.
www.onpedia.com /encyclopedia/ire   (1931 words)

 External Relations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
To a great extent, the history of Canada's external relations is the history of the development of a British colony into an independent nation within the COMMONWEALTH.
In 1946 the office of secretary of state for external affairs was finally separated from that of prime minister, the first secretary of state under the new regime being Louis ST-LAURENT.
Mulroney and his longtime external affairs minister, former Prime Minister Joe CLARK, were also vocal in defence of international human rights and were in the forefront of the fight against apartheid in South Africa.
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This Act is concerned only with determining whether a person is a member for purposes of external relations, such as liabilities to third parties on a contract of the nonprofit association.
Acts dealing with one kind of association when placed in a code have sometimes lost their identification and been inadvertently applied to the other kind where the term "association" alone was used.
Inasmuch as the statement relates to the authority of a person to act for the association in transferring real property, subsection (b) requires that the statement be filed or recorded in the officer where a transfer of the real property would be filed or recorded.
www.law.upenn.edu /library/ulc/unincorx/unincorx.htm   (11358 words)

 External Relations Act: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Act was one of two passed suddenly to deal with the aftermath of the abdication of King Edward VIII Edward VIII of the United Kingdom quick summary:
The External Relations Act remained even after the Irish Free State was replaced by Éire Éire quick summary:
The republic of ireland act was an enactment of oireachtas éireann passed in 1948, which came into force on april 18, 1949 and which declared that the...
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/e/ex/external_relations_act.htm   (1878 words)

 Labor Relations Act   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The change was indicated by the passage of the Labor-Management Relations Act of 1947, introduced in the Senate by Robert Taft of Ohio and in the House by Fred Hartley of New Jersey, and known as the Taft-Hartley Act.
The Taft-Hartley Act also prohibited the checkoff of union dues without the written consent of employees; contributions by employers to union health and welfare funds not under joint labor-management administration; and contributions and expenditures by unions in connection with federal elections, primaries, and conventions.
Although the act did not destroy the labor movement, some unions claimed that Section 14(b), permitting a right-to-work law, impeded the organization of unions in states that enacted such legislation.
yourrightsandwrongs.mrpete.net /about62.html   (733 words)

 Government of Ireland Act 1920 -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The 1912 bill was stalled by the same body (it was approved by Parliament in 1914, and received Royal Assent immediately before the outbreak of the First World War but was suspended for the duration of what was expected to be a short war) halted the process of enactment.
The Act, introduced by the government of David Lloyd George, divided Ireland into two territories, Southern Ireland and Northern Ireland, each intended to be self-governing except in areas specifically reserved to the Parliament of the United Kingdom: chief amongst these were matters relating to the Crown, to defence, foreign affairs, international trade, and currency.
The 1920 Act was repealed under the terms of the Northern Ireland Act 1998, after the Good Friday Agreement.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Government_of_Ireland_Act_1920   (1129 words)

 Republic of Strathclyde   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Condemnation Act 2002 as amended has not been repealed and remains in force; although they are concerned with external relations, they are by convention not touched by foreign relations laws and are left free-standing.
The External Relations Act 2005 allow the State not to enter into diplomatic or consular relations with other states that deride the State's "firm stance" in relation to Israel and Palestine and do so openly in a public forum or on a micronational website.
The Act vests the power to terminate or suspend consular - not diplomatic - relations in the monarch (provided he gives due notice to Parliament), although he has no explicit power under the Act to dismiss consuls or consuls-general; only relations can be terminated, not contracts of employment.
groups.msn.com /RepublicofStrathclyde/departmentofforeignaffairs.msnw   (697 words)

 Race Relations (Amendment) Act 2000
Acts of Parliament printed from this website are printed under the superintendence and authority of the Controller of HMSO being the Queen's Printer of Acts of Parliament.
It should be noted that the right to reproduce the text of Acts of Parliament does not extend to the Queen's Printer imprints which should be removed from any copies of the Act which are issued or made available to the public.
Braille copies of this Act can also be purchased at the same price as the print edition by contacting TSO Customer Services on 0870 600 5522 or e-mail:customer.services@tso.co.uk.
www.opsi.gov.uk /ACTS/acts2000/20000034.htm   (321 words)

 Éire : Eire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It is sometimes felt that use of "Éire" is associated with a condescending attitude to Ireland, or with disapproval of the partitioned state.
It also provided for no constitutional link with the Crown, though the Crown continued to be used in external relations through a combination of Article 29 of the Constitution and the External Relations Act, 1936.
The repeal of the latter Act by the Republic of Ireland Act, 1948 created the Republic of Ireland in 1949, hence the appearance of the new title in public usage.
www.termsdefined.net /ei/eire.html   (571 words)

 The Race Relations Act   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Race Relations Act and the statutory duty to promote race equality In 2001, an amendment to the Race Relations Act was introduced which placed a general statutory duty on over 43,000 public authorities listed in schedule 1A to the Act.
Under the Race Relations Act, it is unlawful to discriminate against anyone on grounds of race, colour, nationality (including citizenship), or ethnic or national origin.
The Race Relations Act generally applies to the fields of employment, planning, housing, the exercise of public functions (both by public authorities and also private bodies exercising public functions, for example, privately-run prisons), the provision of goods, facilities and services, education, and education.
www.cre.gov.uk /legal/rra.html   (649 words)

 Werksmans: SA Business Guide - Establishing a Business
The contract of employment and the employment relationship are regulated by the provisions of the Basic Conditions of Employment Act and the provisions of the Labour Relations Act.
The Skills Development Act is designed to develop the skills of the South African workforce and increase investment by employers in the education and training of their workforce.
The Mine Health and Safety Act (MHSA) is established to protect the health and safety of persons at mines and to require both employers and employees to identify hazards and eliminate, control and minimise the risk relating to health and safety at mines.
www.werksmans.co.za /sabusguide/part_04.htm   (3203 words)

 ILLINOIS EDUCATIONAL LABOR RELATIONS ACT   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
It is the public policy of this State and the purpose of this Act to promote orderly and constructive relationships between all educational employees and their employers.
It is the purpose of this Act to regulate labor relations between educational employers and educational employees, including the designation of educational employee representatives, negotiation of wages, hours and other conditions of employment and resolution of disputes arising under collective bargaining agreements.
This Act shall be known and may be cited as the "Illinois Educational Labor Relations Act".
www.finitesite.com /local434/ielra.htm   (4612 words)

 History Ireland - Ireland & Commonwealth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In practice the Act meant that Éire’s senior diplomats had to be accredited to and by the British monarch.
In effect, he was saying that the External Relations Act was defunct and should be allowed to fade away.
Unbeknown to MacBride, the secretary to the British cabinet, Sir Norman Brook, was intent that the External Relations Act be honoured to the letter.
www.historyireland.com /resources/nws_commonwealth.html   (1387 words)

 Laws in Force in Eyre Land Principality   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
ERL may interfere with the internal and external affairs of states far beyond its frontier - providing that there is a gap of at least 500 Km of international waters, providing a threat to security can be proven to exist between ERL and state in question.
ERL may grant or withdraw diplomatic recognition from any external state (except on its immediate borders) as is deemed necessary by diplomatic protocol, however, before doing so it must take all measures to guarantee a peaceful relationship.
ERL grants its citizens the right to exercise diplomatic status (to carry out the external affairs of ERL) where these rights are obtained from the chief administrator of ERL on a fee based scale; this scale may be waved in times of international diplomatic crisis so as to seek peace.
cbc.am /law.htm   (752 words)

 alt.talk.royalty FAQ: British royalty and nobility
No Act of Parliament of the United Kingdom passed after the commencement of this Act shall extend, or be deemed to extend, to a Dominion as part of the law of that Dominion, unless it is expressly declared in that Act that that Dominion has requested, and consented to, the enactment thereof.
Acts of Union of 1707 united the former Scottish and English crowns "forever" in the crown of the United Kingdom.
Scotland Act of 1998, which created the new Scottish Parliament, incorporated the Acts of Union in clause 37, and in Schedule 5 specifically stated that the Crown, including the succession, and the Union were among the "reserved matters" that were defined, in clause 29, to be outside the competence of that Parliament.
www.velde.net /faqs/britfaq.html   (18602 words)

 ipedia.com: King of Ireland Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A new kingship going by the name King of Ireland was created by an act of the Irish Parliament of 1541, which replaced the Lordship of Ireland which had existed from 1171 with the Kingdom of Ireland.
By the terms of the act (the Crown of Ireland Act) whoever was king of England was to be king of Ireland and so its first holder was King Henry VIII of England.
The Crown of Ireland Act was repealed in the republic of Ireland by the Statute Law Revision (Pre-Union Irish Statutes) Act 1962.
www.ipedia.com /king_of_ireland.html   (804 words)

 EUROPA - Justice and Home Affairs - Freedom, Security and Justice - External relations
An essential component of developing the European Union into an area of freedom, security and justice is its external dimension, which includes cooperating with partner countries and international organisations to construct an area of peace, stability and prosperity encompassing the neighbours of an enlarged European Union.
In the external dimension aspect, its specific objectives are to foster political stability, economic prosperity and the rule of law with neighbouring countries.
All powers and instruments at the disposal of the Union, in particular in external relations, must be used in an integrated and consistent way to build the area of freedom, security and justice.
ec.europa.eu /justice_home/fsj/external/wai/fsj_external_intro_en.htm   (1204 words)

 ACT Commissioner for Public Administration   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
While general employment terms and conditions are regulated by the Act and Management Standards, Industrial Agreements and Awards under the Commonwealth Workplace Relations Act 1996 may also provide for terms and conditions of employment.
A review has recently been completed of the safety of children in care in the ACT and of ACT child protection management in order to ensure that children and young people in care in the ACT are safe.
The overall aim of the review was to ensure that the Act, as the legislative basis for employment in the ACT Public Service, provides an effective and relevant framework to support the administration of government.
www.psm.act.gov.au /commissioner.htm   (1257 words)

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This is partly recognised by the concept of subsidiarity whereby issues are dealt with as close as possible their level or region to ensure popular support, a principle also found in the proposed EU Constitution Treaty (section 3.4 in the Draft Constitution).
External Relations Commissioner Chris Patten has even said that the CFSP could be compared to a misconstructed sentence, with too many adjectives but no verb.
Relations with Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa, however, are less well coordinated at the EU level.
www.international-relations.com /wbeu/WBEU-Lec11-2004.doc   (6589 words)

 The EU's relations with Honduras - Overview
Confronted with untenable external and fiscal deficits, Honduras successfully negotiated in February 2004 a new three-year agreement with the IMF.
Intrinsically vulnerable to external shocks, prices volatility and trade fluctuations, the country has nonetheless been able to reduce its exposure over the last decade, with the share of the three main export commodities (coffee, bananas and shrimps) receding from 40% to 20% of total exports.
In line with the recommendations of the 2004 external evaluation concerning the EC assistance to Honduras, the Human Rights, Civil society, Gender and Environment dimensions should receive renewed emphasis in the definition of the forthcoming country strategy, covering the period 2007-2013.
ec.europa.eu /comm/external_relations/honduras/intro   (3448 words)

 BBC NEWS | VOTE2001 | FACTS | Race: The Macpherson report
The publication of the Macpherson report in February 1999 is regarded by many as a defining moment in British race relations.
Allegations of incompetence and racism against Metropolitan police officers in charge of the case soured race relations as did two internal police inquiries which exonerated the Met itself.
In their resignation letter the four said that the group was controlled by the police and had lost its independence and credibility.
news.bbc.co.uk /vote2001/hi/english/main_issues/sections/facts/newsid_1190000/1190971.stm   (861 words)

 THE REPUBLIC OF IRELAND ACT, 1948   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Repeal of the Executive Authority (External Relations) Act, 1936.
Exercise by the President of the executive power or any executive function of the State in or in connection with its external relations.
The Executive Authority (External Relations) Act, 1936 (No. 58 of 1936), is hereby repealed.
www.ucc.ie /law/irlii/statutes/1948-22.htm   (182 words)

 Judging Terrorist Crime, Taliban Guilt, Self-Defense, and Western Innocence
The thesis is raised that the terrorist violence properly is categorized as a criminal or outlaw act, not an armed attack or act of war.
Although the post-colonial era has seen the emergence of many more states on the international scene and a diversification in terms of the numbers of sources and players in the international law arena, serious structural change still remains absent.
The acts of international organizations, in particular the UN, contribute to and are reflected in the practice and opinio juris of states, both of which are central elements in the formulation of customary international law.
jurist.law.pitt.edu /terrorismdrumbl.htm   (14747 words)

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