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decree

Technically,the judgment of a court of equity.Today,states have abolished the distinctions between courts of law,which followed fairly strict rules of law and awarded damages to injured parties, and courts of equity, which generally tried to do what was fair and just (equitable) and issued decrees to people ordering them to do something,or to stop doing something.Causes of action are grounded in law or equity,but the same court and same judge now hear everything.

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A draft decree-law to establish and regulate industrial areas
The appeal procedure introduced by the Prime Ministry impeded the implementation of the judgement of the first instance so that the decree-law remains into force, the same source underlines.
Under decree-law 20 for 2002 on regulating fishing and protecting marine resources, licences are considered as personal and cannot be ceded to other parties.
The HAICA will take all disciplinary actions provided for by the law against media that do not comply with provisions of the electoral law, Decree-law 115 and the joint text ISIE-HAICA, he said.
The government has exerted tireless efforts to enforce Decree-Law 66 / 2014 on the settlement of stalled real estate development projects according to the pre-set plans and phases, implemented in accordance with criteria and standards that guarantee the rights of investors and shareholders, and ensure justice for the relevant parties.
The contract also includes the practical development of health and safety plan for the project implementation phase, under Decree-Law No 273/2003 of 29 October, as well as the Prevention and Management Plan (PPG) of Construction and Demolition Waste (CDW), pursuant to Decree-Law No 46/2008 of 12 March.
During the same session, the cabinet decided to approve the Ministerial Committee for Urbanisation and Infrastructure as the specialised competent body in charge of the stalling real estate development projects, as stipulated by Article 3 of Decree-Law 66/2014.
2- A draft law modifying the decree-law 2011-117 of November 5, 2011 regulating the activity of the micro-finance institutions.
The move is in line with Decree-Law 68 of 2014 to amend certain provisions of law 58 of 2006 concerning protection of the community from terror acts.
TUNIS, (TAP)- The legal deposit and the issues related to the implementation of the decree-law nA 115 of 2011 pertaining to freedom of press, printing and editing and the decree nA59 fixing the registration and legal deposit procedures, were examined during a working session held, Wednesday in Kasbah under the chairmanship of caretaker Prime Minister Mehdi Jom.
Manama, Dec 3 (BNA) -- Supreme Council for Women (SCW) has praised the amendments issued by decree-law to Law of Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) that come in line with the recommendations of the UN Committee on CEDAW which is consistent with Islamic law.
Deposits and Guarantees required: The Contractor must provide a security deposit in accordance with Articles 88 to 91 of Decree-Law 18/2008, of 29 January, corresponding to 5% of the contract price value.