Political Parties

Introduction to Political PartiesPolitical Parties, organizations that mobilize voters on behalf of a common set of interests, concerns, and goals. In many nations, parties play a crucial role in the democratic process. They formulate political and policy agendas, select candidates, conduct…

Parliamentary Committee

Parliamentary Law Committee Work

Introduction to Parliamentary Committee

The work of deliberative bodies is usually prepared by means of committees. These may be standing committees appointed for a definite time; select committees appointed for a special purpose; or committees of the…

President of the EP

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Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Bureau of parliament > Speaker of Parliament Concept of President of the EP […]

Political Group

Hierarchical Display of Political group Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament
Politics > Politics and public safety > Politics > Interest group
Politics > Political party > Political parties
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Committee Report

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Universal Suffrage

Universal Suffrage in Election Law A fundamental principle in democratic elections, by which every citizen has the right to vote in periodic and regular elections and referenda. This right must be established by law. Restrictions may apply (minimum age, mental capacity), but the right to vote […]

Parliamentary Delegation

Hierarchical Display of Parliamentary delegation Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament
Politics > Parliament > Interparliamentary relations > Interparliamentary delegation
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Power of Assessment

Hierarchical Display of Power of assessment Politics > Political framework > Political power
Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Parliamentary committee > Committee of inquiry Power of assessment Concept of Power of assessment See the dictionary definition of Power of […]

Supervisory Power

Hierarchical Display of Supervisory power Politics > Political framework > Political power
European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > EU institution > European Commission
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Directly-elected Chamber

Hierarchical Display of Directly-elected chamber Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Parliamentary chamber > Bicameral system
Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Electoral system > Universal suffrage Directly-elected chamber Concept of Directly-elected […]

Deputy Speaker of Parliament

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Parliamentary Scrutiny

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Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Parliamentary committee > Committee of inquiry
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Quaestor of the EP

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Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Bureau of parliament > Treasurer Concept of Quaestor of the EP See the […]

Voting Intentions

Hierarchical Display of Voting intentions Politics > Electoral procedure and voting > Vote
Social Questions > Social framework > Social analysis > Opinion poll
Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Political group Voting intentions Concept of Voting intentions See the […]

Committee of Inquiry

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Politics > Political framework > Political power > Supervisory power
Politics > Political framework > Political power > Power of assessment
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Interest Group

Concept of Interest Group Note: explore also the meaning of this legal term in the American Ecyclopedia of Law. Resources See Also Political Participation Interest Groups Lobbying Resources See Also Government Government Contract Local Government Public Administration Administrative Law […]

Parliamentary Inquiry

Hierarchical Display of Parliamentary inquiry Politics > Parliament > Powers of parliament > Parliamentary scrutiny
Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Parliamentary committee > Committee of inquiry Parliamentary inquiry Concept of Parliamentary inquiry See the dictionary […]

Vice-President of the EP

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Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Bureau of parliament > Deputy Speaker of Parliament Concept of […]

EP Delegation

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Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Parliamentary delegation EP delegation Concept of EP delegation See the dictionary definition of EP […]

Speaker of Parliament

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European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > EU institution > European Parliament > Bureau of the EP > President of the EP Concept of Speaker of […]

Treasurer

Treasurer, Accepting a Draft From the book The Clergyman's Hand-book of Law, about Treasurer, Accepting a Draft (1): A parish treasurer has no authority under any condition to bind the corporation by accepting a draft in favor of a third person. A treasurer elected for the purpose of […]

Political Group (EP)

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Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Political group Political group (EP) Concept of Political group (EP) See the dictionary […]

Bureau of Parliament

Hierarchical Display of Bureau of parliament Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament
European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > EU institution > European Parliament > Bureau of the EP Bureau of parliament Concept of Bureau of parliament See the dictionary […]

Bureau of the EP

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Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Bureau of parliament Concept of Bureau of the EP See the dictionary definition of Bureau of the […]

EP Committee

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Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Parliamentary committee Concept of EP Committee See the dictionary definition of EP Committee. […]