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ENABLING ACT [1 record]

Record 1 2016-02-29


Subject field(s)
  • Parliamentary Language
  • Laws and Legal Documents
  • The Legislature (Constitutional Law)
  • The Executive (Constitutional Law)

A legislation which confers the powers to [act]. Many Government proposals, such as international trade agreements, require such measures before they can be acted upon.


  • Vocabulaire parlementaire
  • Lois et documents juridiques
  • Pouvoir législatif (Droit constitutionnel)
  • Pouvoir exécutif (Droit constitutionnel)

Loi qui rend apte à exercer certains pouvoirs. Les propositions du gouvernement, comme les accords commerciaux avec d'autres pays, requièrent souvent l'adoption de mesures habilitantes avant d'entrer en vigueur.


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Lenguaje parlamentario
  • Leyes y documentos jurídicos
  • Poder legislativo (Derecho constitucional)
  • Poder ejecutivo (Derecho constitucional)

Ley por la que se faculta a alguien a ejercer ciertos poderes.


Muchas propuestas del Gobierno, como los acuerdos de comercio internacional, exigen a menudo la adopción de este tipo de legislación habilitante antes de entrar en vigor.

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