Betekenis van:

to legislate
  • passeren
  • make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation
"We cannot legislate how people spend their free time"




  1. Isle of Man (only specific parts of the EC Treaty apply to the Isle — see Article 299(6)(c) of the EC Treaty; the Isle of Man parliament has sole right to legislate on fiscal matters),
  2. For example, Article 13 of Directive 95/46/EC provides that Member States may legislate to restrict the scope of certain requirements of that Directive, where it is necessary to do so for reasons of national security, defence, public security and the prevention, investigation, detection and prosecution of criminal offences.
  3. If a self-governing region has sole power to legislate in matters relating to direct corporate taxation, and that region introduces a tax measure, the measure has to be assessed and authorised in accordance with the same principles that would apply if it were taken by a Member State.