bill outlawing

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  • The law gained particular currency after a 1689 bill outlawing all trade with France.
  • During the 1907 legislative session he secured passage of a bill outlawing gambling within the territory.
  • In order to distract the townspeople, he proposes a bill outlawing same sex marriage.
  • In December 2009, a bill outlawing purchase of sexual services was introduced into the Israeli parliament.
  • In the state legislature, they lobbied a bill outlawing race as a criterion for school admission.
  • In 2004, he worked to pass a bill outlawing steroids like androstenedione, the drug used by many baseball players.
  • Shortly before the election, she was one of five councillors to oppose a bill outlawing racial discrimination in the workplace.
  • In 1993, the New York legislature introduced a bill outlawing lead in miniatures, citing public health concerns.
  • While in that post she gave her support to Scottish Government plans to introduce a Bill outlawing forced marriage, which was announced in September 2010.
  • After much discussion, both official and public, the Congress of the Philippines, finally, approved a bill outlawing the Communist Party of the Philippines.
  • Other progressive legislation Palmer proposed included a bill outlawing the employment of workers below a certain age in quarries and requiring quarries to be inspected.
  • During his time in the legislature, he sponsored a bill on equal representation in state reapportionment, the state fair housing law, and a bill outlawing discrimination in employment due to age, race, religion, or national origin.
  • In 2004, a bill outlawing abortion passed both houses of the legislature, but was vetoed by the Governor due to a technicality.
  • While the show was on a tour of the Southern United States, lawmakers in Georgia introduced a bill outlawing entertainment containing "an underlying philosophy inspired by Moscow."
  • On August 19, 2013, Christie signed a bill outlawing gay conversion therapy in children, making New Jersey the second state to institute such a law.
  • Blue's policies were unpopular among labor groups (opposed to his bill outlawing the closed shop), farmers (opposed to his tax policies), and teachers (opposed to his cuts in education funding).
  • In 1955, William Byron Rumford, the first black to serve in the California State Legislature, introduced a fair-housing bill outlawing housing discrimination on the basis of race.
  • In response to a rival anti-discrimination bill in 1982, he proposed a bill outlawing granting tax-free status to schools that discriminated racially, but allowing schools that discriminate on the grounds of religion to avoid taxes.
  • In 1936, a bill outlawing Shechitah was introduced in the Sejm.
  • The current scandal, to which the term "in and out" now largely applies, refers to a scheme implemented by the Conservative Party in the 2006 election, the election that prevented passage of the bill outlawing the practice.