Sentence Examples


  • The main object of all such legislation is to secure the residence of the owners on the land.
  • This legislation marks another step forward.
  • Moreover, the procedure of the Houses practically places the control of legislation in the hands of ministers.
  • In accordance with this general verdict of all the states, the colonial draft bill was submitted to the imperial government for legislation as an imperial act; and six delegates were sent to England to explain the measure and to pilot it through the cabinet and parliament.
  • In all this legislation one of the most hotly contested points was whether the arbitration court should be given power to lay it down that workers who were members of a trade union should be employed in preference to non-unionists.