Constitutionality of legislation

Procedures for examining whether the content of a piece of legislation is in accord with the constitution. This may or may not be permissible prior to the promulgation of the legislation.


Survey Questions
What proportion of the vote of the court is required to find legislation unconstitutional?
Who has standing to initiate challenge to the constitutionality of legislation?
At what stage of the legislative process can bills be reviewed for constitutionality?
What is the effect of a determination of unconstitutionality?

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