Bill: Power to the People XIII
Votes: This is an ordinary bill. It requires more yes votes than no votes. This bill will not pass any sooner than the deadline.
Voting deadline: January 2129
|People cannot be free without guarantees of their rights to privately own property.|
Old value:: Software designs, techniques, formulae and algorithms cannot be patented.
Current: Software patents can be obtained from the patent office.
Proposed: Software patents can be obtained from the patent office.
Old value:: The government may seize private property for vital government works.
Current: The government may seize private property for vital government works.
Proposed: The government may not seize private property.
Proposal[?] to change The government's policy concerning the pension system.
Old value:: The state operates a compulsory, public pension system.
Current: The state operates a compulsory public system combined with an optional private pension.
Proposed: The state does not operate a pension system. Individuals must save up for retirement on their own.
Proposal[?] to change Government policy on Democratic Workers' Councils.
Old value:: The government encourages the formation of Democratic Workers' Councils through subsidies and tax exemptions.
Current: The government requires most industries to be fully run by Democratic Workers' Councils.
Proposed: The government does not intervene in the marketplace with regards to Democratic Workers' Councils.
Proposal[?] to change Eminent domain compensation (if eminent domain is legal).
Old value:: The victim of eminent domain sets compensation, government can appeal to the courts if they deem the cost too high.
Current: A neutral body appointed by the courts determines the compensation, either party may appeal.
Proposed: The victim of eminent domain determines just compensation.
These messages have been posted to debate on this bill:
|Date||05:45:29, October 20, 2005 CET||From||Tuesday Is Coming||To||Debating the Power to the People XIII|
|Message||No comments here either?|
|Date||07:59:05, October 20, 2005 CET||From||Lodamun Centre-Left Coalition||To||Debating the Power to the People XIII|
|Message||Yes to some, no to some. Argh.|
|Date||01:35:46, October 21, 2005 CET||From||Tuesday Is Coming||To||Debating the Power to the People XIII|
|Message||This was in debate for about a year....|
Split requests would be nice, I never put things to a vote, except for occasional mistakes, if a split is requested.
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