Essays Tagged: "new legislation"

Should Scholarship Athletes Work?

experience of working and make enough money to cover living expenses and traveling costs.Under the new legislation, which was passed at the NCAA Convention, Division I athletes on full scholarship wi ... and board of trustees handle it.'' It makes more sense to have the schools required to enforce the new regulations involved than it does to ask the NCAA to handle it. The schools have first hand acco ...

(2 pages) 60 0 3.9 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Green laws boost clean-up industry

pends on law and order, so to speak. That is to say that one of the main reasons for the turn up is new legislation. Recent EU-directives as to pollution may cause heavy demands on the purse of one co ... rs, unite!'IIICOWIconsultParallelvej 152800 LyngbyDenmarkThe EuropeanAtt.: Michael BondOrbit House5 New Fetter laneLondon EC4A 1APU.K. 12 June 1994Dear SirThanks for your letter of 6 June. I regret th ...

(4 pages) 89 0 3.8 Jan/1995

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Stike Out Three Strikes

184, also known as the three strikes and you're out law, was passed onNovember 9, 1994. Under this new legislation repeat offenders, upon committing theirthird felony offense, will be sentenced to a ... an calling for laws that would put repeatviolent offenders behind bars for life. The premise of the new laws became an easy issuefor politicians to back. To oppose such legislation seemed to be politi ...

(4 pages) 135 0 4.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Outline the different roles and assess the relative importance of the UK and US cabinets.

made up of the Prime Ministers closest advisors and ministers whose job is to help the PM decide on new legislation and initiatives. The UK government system is currently thought of a Cabinet governme ... here is no system of collective responsibility but then again, the Cabinet is not deciding on grand new schemes of legislation they are merely there to advise and discuss, therefore it is seen as a go ...

(5 pages) 54 0 4.2 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Medication Management on the Rise

alizing the importance and value of medication and disease state education prompted her to open her new company called Medication Management Center (MMC). Dr. Minton provides privately scheduled one o ... llowing are main objectives for MMC and include: polypharmacy intervention, disease management, and new legislation.Polypharmacy intervention is one of Dr. Minton's specialties. This patient intervent ...

(1 pages) 47 1 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Free Political Associations in Alexis de Tocqueville's "Democracy in America".

political associations reaches to alter or remove current legislation, and sometimes works to pass new legislation. More often than not, political associations are successful in achieving the lofty g ...

(4 pages) 93 0 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Political Theory

Principle Changes to the Native Title legislation enacted by the Native Title Amendment Act in Australia and their effects.

ive Title Act 1993. The changes between the two have been the focus of discussion as to whether the new legislation is unconstitutional according to the idea of "race power", outlined in s 51(xxvi) of ...

(7 pages) 53 0 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The War on Terror Meets the USA Patriot Act

that occurred two years ago. Perhaps the most "eye-catching" one of these articles is "Bush seeks 3 new laws on terror." This article talks about the new legislation that the Bush administration wishe ... is was most certainly the case because now the Bush administration is having difficulty passing the newer Patriot Act. Many are questioning the effect that the new act will have on everyone's civil li ...

(2 pages) 139 1 4.1 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Gay and Lesbians in Australia: legal disadvantages

about at least a small amount of equality. It has been brought about officially through introducing new legislation, and unofficially through lobby groups and a better social awareness of the gay and ...

(4 pages) 42 0 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Flexible working

freedom, flexibility and co-operation from their employer frequently with powerful unions, and now new legislation to back them up.DEFINITIONFlexible working is a broad term covering a variety of wor ... h absence rates, plant under-utilisation or the need to reduce to-market response times. Now, these new flexible working laws are adding urgency to the search for a visionary yet intelligent and struc ...

(7 pages) 121 0 4.5 Oct/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Overcrowding in Americas Prison system analysis

Prison OvercrowdingOvercrowding in Americas prison system is a relatively new phenomenon. It has been in its current, problematic state since the 1970's. The problem of priso ... rison overcrowding has not come from higher crime rates. The majority of the changes have come from new policies on who to lock and for what. The attitude of locking up criminals because they are "bad ... iety and the problem of keeping humane and decent conditions in the prisons is equally problematic. New legislation is going to have to be passed to overturn the current policies we have now. This iss ...

(5 pages) 269 0 4.3 Mar/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

An Argument Against Pornography by Andrew Bucklin. Creative Writting / Persuasive.

try rallying against the distribution and production of pornography. Delegates have formed to write new legislation that will hopefully be passed to restrict and tighten the industry's broad influence ... . The kid would miss spell a word or accidentally click the wrong site on a search and then a whole new world is opened up to them before the right time. Children at this young age are very susceptibl ...

(6 pages) 49 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Al Capone

our sights" ( The Government had already tried to re-organise the law and implement new legislation in order to streamline the fight against organised crime .This re-configuration was ... ge increase within globalisation ( made the above statement when introducing new legislation predominantly due to the increased profits in organised crime and the proliferation ...

(13 pages) 112 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Construction Industry Report

eport I will make ashort overview of the buiding construction industry, explain some changes in the new legislation and make some recommendations as to the improvement of employment relations.I see th ... et the needs of its staff, then labour turnover will increase. The organisation will need to employ new staff with is costly as this will include, advertising for jobs, cost of interviews, time, train ...

(9 pages) 140 0 2.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Censoring the media is a crime

inst violent and sexual material. Government intervention (stronger enforcement of existing laws or new legislation) into availability of popular culture media would not help to reduce violence and pr ... that I am exposed to this?" The father who is sitting stupidly behind the boy on the couch with the newspaper in his face replies "That's nice, son" (628). This is not just a funny cartoon; this is a ...

(6 pages) 83 1 4.4 Mar/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Australian Industrial Relations Reforms 2005

The current Howard government has been implementing a new system of workplace relations since the first of its nine years in running this country. In 1996 ... or Australian workers and their families".Rather than six separate workplace relations systems, the new legislation will introduce a single national system of workplace relations. The Australian Fair ... nesses (in the area of unfair dismissal claims) more employers will be increasingly keen to take on new staff with the knowledge that if the employee doesn't work out, they can be dismissed without an ...

(5 pages) 76 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Foreign & International Economics

Smoking Bans: This is a paper for political science regarding smoking bans in restaurants.

ederal courts, and finally it comes to the Supreme Court. Many state courts are currently upholding new legislation that creates a smoking ban in public places. However, the ability for a state court ... t' decision differ from the state Supreme Court rulings in states such as Wisconsin, California and New York, that allowed legislation of smoking bans in restaurants and bars? The differing opinions b ...

(8 pages) 55 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Terrorist Satire

Cure worse than the Disease It all began in 2001, 3 terrorist attacks caused a storm of new legislation and government power. The public demanded that terrorism be wiped out by any means n ... d watch you 24 hours a day seven days a week by a network of satellites able to read the print of a newspaper from space. With all this new power the government wanted to have some fun.The first thing ... ning him over and over until he exploded. Then they executed anyone affiliated with CNN, MSNBC, Fox News, 20/20, Date Line, and Night Line just to name a few.The third phase was to figure out how to f ...

(3 pages) 19 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

David Broder - "A Republic Subverted"

ublic employees are in the service of the federal government. States have also become innovators of new legislation, including programs such as welfare to work. Now, people are using the initiative pr ... f their biological parents. Out of 226 initiatives on ballots, 163 were approved. Many issues about new ballparks for major league teams were also put on ballots. Initiatives have become the new way t ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

The Recent Developments In Governmental Security Services In Australia.

rity measures are needed to counter this global threat, but since the shocking terrorist attacks in New York and Bali, Australia has introduced more than 20 federal ASIO and "anti-terrorism" laws (Mil ... slation been introduced simply as a knee jerk reaction to counter public angst? Whether or not this new legislation is effective in countering the threat of terrorism is of significance and I will exa ...

(10 pages) 88 1 5.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security