Bicameral sentence example

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  • The adoption of a bicameral system made it possible to give due recognition to both principles.
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  • During the colonial period and the early years of statehood the legislature was composed of one house, but the bicameral system was adopted in the constitution of 1790.
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  • The controversy ended in the creation of a bicameral legislature in the lower branch of which the claim of the larger states found recognition, while in the upper, the Senate, each state had two votes.
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  • In Nova Scotia and Quebec the bicameral system of an upper and lower house is retained; in the other provinces legislation is left to a single representative assembly.
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  • Buffalo is governed under an amended city charter of 1896 by which the government is vested in a bicameral city council, and a mayor elected for a term of four years.
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  • Under the constitution of 1790 the office of governor was restored, the executive council and the council of censors were abolished, and the bicameral legislative system was adopted.
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  • The legislature is bicameral, senators holding office for four years, representatives (about thrice as numerous) for two.
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  • bicameral system proposed by minister Fischer is a step in the right direction.
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  • bicameral legislature came about thanks to gradual political reform, taking place in 1997.
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  • bicameral civilisations.
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  • bicameral panel of this type had never before been formed in the 213 years of the U.S. Congress.
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  • The legislature (Standeversammlung) is bicameral - the constitution of the co-ordinate chambers being finally settled by a law of 1868 amending the enactment of 1831.
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  • at that crisis, probably convinced him that the cause of moderate reform and the framing of a bicameral constitution on the model of that of England were hopeless.
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  • Government.-Representative government goes back to 1634, and the bicameral legislature to 1644.
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  • bicameral parliament, the bans will severely limit the options for Russians who oppose Mr Yeltsin.
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  • A bicameral legislature came about thanks to gradual political reform, taking place in 1997.
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  • In 1787 all the states but three had bicameral legislatures-it was therefore natural that the new national government should follow this example, not to add that the division into two branches seems calculated to reduce the chances of reckless haste, and to increase the chances of finding wisdom in a multitude of counsellors.
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  • bicameral mind.
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