The DREAM Act has been launched in both the Home of Representatives and the Senate at several different times. The place that while a Legislator in Nigeria is liable to lose his seat in parliament for cross carpeting to another get together, the President, Vice President, Governor or Deputy Governor is just not liable and can’t be compelled to vacate or cease to hold workplace for a similar reason was endorsed by the Nigerian Supreme Court docket within the case of AGF V. Atiku Abubarkar (2007)4 S.C (pt.11)62 the place the issue earlier than the court was whether the Vice President’s defection from the PDP( on whose platform he was elected into office) to the Motion Congress of Nigeria(ACN) meant that he had routinely vacated and ceased to hold that office.
The ability supplied by these lawsâ€ allows suspension of the Structure and the rights assured in the Bill of Rights during any civil disturbances, major demonstrations and strikes and permits the army to implement authorities ordered movements of civilian populations at state and regional levels, the arrest of certain unidentified segments of the population, and the imposition of Martial Law.
It is to be recalled that in Agundade’s case, he had argued that given the interior disaster, division and factionalization inside the Labour Get together, he was entitled by advantage of the proviso in Part 109(1)(g) of the 1999 Constitution to defect from the Labour Occasion to the ACN with out losing or having to vacate his seat within the House.
It’s attention-grabbing to notice that in contrast to the purport of above provisions, Sections a hundred thirty five and a hundred and eighty of the said Structure which gives for circumstances beneath which the President or his Vice, and a Governor or his Deputy may cease to hold workplace does not mention social gathering defection as a floor for vacating or ceasing to hold workplace.
In response to the official 2016 main outcomes from the Ohio Secretary of State’s Workplace, as part of his statewide win in Ohio, Kasich carried the 12th District in the Republican primary with fifty six.7% of the vote, compared to 24% for Donald Trump and 14% for Ted Cruz.
The construction of the Congress is detailed in Article One of the U.S. Constitution, whose first section vests the legislative power of the nationwide authorities in Congress after which divides that Congress into two houses, the Senate and the House of Representatives.