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Private Member's Bill - Canada - Passed - After The 1986 Rules
7, 2008, 81 private member’s bills passed ... succeeded in getting her private member's bill, the "Non-smokers' Health Act" (aka Bill C-204), passed in 1986, (given Royal Assent on June 28, 1988) restricting smoking in federally-regulated ... The bill was passed in a free vote of the House of Commons despite being voted against by all members of the federal cabinet, including the Minister of Health ...
Glossary Of Baseball - P - Passed Ball
... A catcher is charged with a passed ball (abbreviated PB) when he fails to hold or control a legally pitched ball which, in the opinion of the official scorer ... A run that scores because of a passed ball is not scored as an earned run ... Neither a passed ball nor a wild pitch is charged as an error ...
History Of Rail Transport In The United States - Labor
... strikes of the 1870s and 1880s, Congress passed the Arbitration Act of 1888, which authorized the creation of arbitration panels with the power to investigate the ... Congress attempted to correct these shortcomings in the Erdman Act, passed in 1898 ... A successor statute, the Newlands Act, passed in 1913 proved more effective, but was largely superseded when the federal government nationalized the railroads in 1917 ...
Interstate 11 - Funding
... The bill has passed by the Senate and is passed by the House before the end of June 2012, and it was signed by President Barack Obama ... The legislature passed a law in 2009 that opened the door for private investors to team up with the Arizona Department of Transportation ...
Max Brod - Publication of Kafka's Work
... Upon his death, this trove of materials was passed to Esther Hoffe, who maintained most of them until her own death in 2007 (one original maunuscript of The Trial was ... one side is the National Library of Israel, which believes that Brod passed the papers to Esther as an executor of his actual intent to have the papers donated to the institution ... On the other side are Esther's daughters, who claim that Brod passed the papers to their mother as a pure inheritance which should be theirs ...

Famous quotes containing the word passed:

    We have passed the time of ... the laisser-faire [sic] school which believes that the government ought to do nothing but run a police force.
    William Howard Taft (1857–1930)

    I have passed down the river before sunrise on a summer morning, between fields of lilies still shut in sleep; and when, at length, the flakes of sunlight from over the bank fell on the surface of the water, whole fields of white blossoms seemed to flash open before me, as I floated along, like the unfolding of a banner, so sensible is this flower to the influence of the sun’s rays.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    We got our new rifled muskets this morning. They are mostly old muskets, many of them used, altered from flint-lock to percussion ... but the power of the gun was fully as great as represented. The ball at one-fourth mile passed through the largest rails; at one-half mile almost the same.... I think it an excellent arm.
    Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)