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American English: /ˌlɛdʒəˈsleɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /lɛdʒɪsˈleɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of legislation in Spanish:


  • 1 (laws) under existing legislation
    de acuerdo a or conforme a la legislación vigente
    a new piece of legislation
    una nueva ley ( or un nuevo proyecto de ley etc)
    to bring in o introduce legislation
    introducir legislación or leyes
    the legislation on industrial relations
    la legislación (en materia) laboral
    Example sentences
    • Those are the words that are used in sections of this type in a great deal of legislation.
    • This had made them exempt from certain legislation that does not apply to the Crown.
    • Many of these provisions may make sense if they are placed in ordinary legislation.
  • 2 (act)
    Example sentences
    • In her new job, Cooper will be in charge of legislation leading up to the euro referendum.
    • Cohen shows how immigration legislation has not just been about keeping people out.
    • Valerie Keating is the Home Office official in charge of the proposed legislation.
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