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Legislation on Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances Found Partially Unconstitutional (March 27, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

On February 12, 2014, the ConstitutionaI Court of the ItaIian RepubIic (Corte CostituzionaIe deIIa ReppubIica ItaIiana, ...

Topic:  Controlled substances; Crime and law enforcement; Constitution
Jurisdiction: Italy

Legislation on Public Financing for Political Parties (March 11, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

On February 28, 2014, a decree ending direct public financing of political parties entered into effect ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Italy

New Measures to Respond to Environmental Emergencies (February 14, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

Italy's Senate adopted a decree on "Urgent Measures Designed to Tackle Environmental and Industrial Emergencies and ...

Topic: Administrative law and regulatory procedures; Emergency management; Environmental mitigation; Organized crime
Jurisdiction: Italy

Implementation of Law Amending Status of Natural Children (January 30, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

Legislative Decree 154 of December 28, 2013 (hereinafter L.D. 154)is scheduled to enter into effect ...

Topic: Families ; Legitimation; Paternity
Jurisdiction: Italy

Urgent Measures Concerning Education, Higher Education, and Research (November 29, 2013) by Dante Figueroa

Italy adopted a Decree-Law in September 2013 containing emergency measures designed to bolster classroom instruction, higher ...

Topic: Education; Education funding; Health promotion and preventive care; Higher education; School administration
Jurisdiction: Italy

Tax Incentives and Other Measures to Tackle Youth Unemployment (September 09, 2013) by Dante Figueroa

Italy adopted a Decree-Law in June 2013, which was amended in August 2013, that is designed ...

Topic: Children; Labor; Taxation
Jurisdiction: Italy

Plan to Control Boat Traffic in Venice (August 29, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On August 27, 2013, the city of Venice announced a plan to better control boat ...

Topic: Workers safety and health; Transportation and public works
Jurisdiction: Italy

Recognition of Natural Children (July 01, 2013) by Dante Figueroa

Law 219 of December 10, 2012 (LEGGE 10 dicembre 2012, n. 219, NORMATTIVA), which entered ...

Topic: Families
Jurisdiction: Italy

Draft Legislation to Eliminate Public Financing for Political Parties (June 07, 2013) by Dante Figueroa

On May 31, 2013, the Italian Council of Ministers approved draft legislation to eliminate public financing ...

Topic: Elections and politics
Jurisdiction: Italy

Prison Term Pronounced for Berlusconi (March 12, 2013) by Constance Johnson

Italy's former Prime Minister, Silvio Berlusconi, was sentenced on March 6, 2013, to one year in ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Italy

Anti-Corruption Law Adopted (November 07, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

On October 31, 2012, Italy's Parliament approved new anti-corruption legislation, the Provisions for the Prevention and ...

Topic: Government ethics and transparency
Jurisdiction: Italy

Law on Start Up Companies and Other Stimulus Measures (November 06, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

Regulation No. 179 of October 18, 2012, on Further Urgent Measures for the Country's Growth, was ...

Topic: Corporations
Jurisdiction: Italy

Supreme Court Ruling on Mobile Phones and Tumors (October 23, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

On October 18, 2012, it was reported that Italy's Supreme Court had handed down a ruling ...

Topic: Workers safety and health
Jurisdiction: Italy

Ruling on Embryo Screening (August 31, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

On August 25, 2012, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruled that Italy's ban on ...

Topic: Human rights
Jurisdiction: European Court of Human Rights; Italy

Boat Tax Clarified (June 06, 2012) by Constance Johnson

The Italian tax authorities issued a circular on May 30, 2012, to clarify an additional tax ...

Topic: Taxation
Jurisdiction: Italy

Government Measures in Response to Earthquakes (June 04, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On May 29, 2012, northern Italy suffered its second earthquake in a little over a week; ...

Topic: Disasters
Jurisdiction: Italy

Gay Family Rights Ruling (March 19, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On March 15, 2012, Italy's Supreme Court (Corte Suprema di Cassazione) determined that a gay couple ...

Topic: Families
Jurisdiction: Italy

Sanctions Result in Review of Immigration Policy (March 05, 2012) by Constance Johnson

On February 23, 2012, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) sanctioned Italy for its policy ...

Topic: Immigration and nationality
Jurisdiction: European Court of Human Rights; Italy

Nuclear Power (October 03, 2011) by Nicole Atwill

A few months after the Fukushima disaster in Japan, on June 12 and 13, 2011, Italians ...

Topic: Energy
Jurisdiction: Italy

No Compensation for Theft from Bank Vaults (October 03, 2011) by Nicole Atwill

It was reported on September 26, 2011, that the Italian Supreme Court of Cassation rejected an ...

Topic: Banks and financial institutions
Jurisdiction: Italy

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Last updated: March 27, 2014