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Circular of Information Volume 1; Nos. 4-7 (Paperback) Loot Price: R326
Discovery Miles 3 260
Circular of Information Volume 1; Nos. 4-7 (Paperback): Books Group

Circular of Information Volume 1; Nos. 4-7 (Paperback)

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1908 Excerpt: ...it would be a very useful arrangement, as one could go directly to that library having the most expert knowledge on one subject. Of course a journal of comparative legislation is necessary to bring this work into co-ordination in the future. This Department in Wisconsin cost $1,500 for the first year and $4,500 a year for the last two years, and now has an appropriation erf $15,000 a year. The cost is not large because documents are on the whole very cheap, and especially because we are near the State Law Library and tht State Historical Society, which kindly lend us much of their material. In Wisconsin the work is divided into three main divisions: (1) The "comparative," which includes the gathering of laws and cases from all over the world upon the legislative subjects, (2) the "critical," which is especially charged with the duty of gathering critical data upon the working of laws, and (3) the "constructive," for the purpose of assisting in the work of drafting legislation, with evidence already mentioned at hand for reference. II SCOPE AND METHODS Will such a department help in the betterment of legislation? Let us consider for a moment how a law is actually made. John Jones comes to the legislature. He is a good citizen, a man of hard sense, well respected in his community. He enters suddenly from the quiet of his native village into a new life. He comes to live in a new community. He is dogged about and worried by office seekers. His old friends and advisers are not around to help him. He finds that it is necessary for him to learn the ropes. He finds that if he is to represent his district he must introduce bills, and that he must in some way get those bills through the legislature. He must first of all get those bills d...


Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: March 2012
First published: March 2012
Authors: Books Group
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 2mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 34
ISBN-13: 978-1-130-30290-5
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-130-30290-3
Barcode: 9781130302905

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