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Act of parliament

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What is an ACT OF PARLIAMENT?

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Acts and facts (1911 parliament act)

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Design of an Act of Parliament

Acts of Parliament, also called primary legislation, are statutes passed by a parliament (legislature). Act of the Oireachtas is an equivalent term used in the Republic of Ireland where the legislature is commonly known by its Irish name, Oireachtas. It is also comparable to an Act of Congress in the United States.
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