Free State Seanad

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January 1 - Events
... first black republic and second independent country in North America after the United States 1806 – The French Republican Calendar is abolished. 1808 – The importation of slaves into the United States is banned. 1892 – Ellis Island opens to begin processing immigrants into the United States ...
Politics Of Kyrgyzstan - Political History
... the Soviet trading bloc, which impeded the Republic's smooth transfer to a free-market economy ... were held in February 1995 after campaigns considered remarkably free and open by most international observers, although the election-day proceedings were marred by ... Parliamentary immunity, reforming land tender rules, and reforming the state budget ...
Members Of The 1925 Seanad - Composition of The 1925 Seanad
... The Free State Seanad was elected in stages and thus considered to be in permanent session ... However, as a gesture of continuity with its Free State predecessor, the first Seanad elected after 1937 is numbered as the "Second Seanad" ... The Free State Senate, despite the occurrence of five senatorial elections before its abolition, is considered to have been a single 'Seanad' for the duration of its existence and is thus ...
Historical Origins - Free State Seanad Éireann (1922–1936)
... The name Seanad Éireann was first used as the title of the upper house of the Oireachtas of the Irish Free State ... The first Seanad consisted of a mixture of members appointed by the President of the Executive Council and members indirectly elected by the Dáil, and W ... to use his appointments to grant extra representation to the state's Protestant minority ...

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