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STRUCTURE - LOCAL GOVERNMENT -

GENERALLY The system of governance in charter cities and counties may vary slightly based on the level of autonomy each is granted and the requirements applicable to each system.[1] LEGISLATIVE Generally, the governing body of a county or city has authority to act in a legislative capacity on behalf of the relevant jurisdiction.[2] Section 4 […]

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STRUCTURE - LOCAL GOVERNMENT -

GENERALLY All matters not allocated to Federal jurisdiction by the Constitution is within the jurisdiction of the individual Emirates.[1] Thus, the Union has sole authority only regarding the formation and organization of Financial Free Zones.[2] LEGISLATIVE Generally, Legislative authority of Free Zones is vested in a governing board by the Ruler of Dubai in the […]

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POWERS - LOCAL GOVERNMENT -

GENERAL The powers vested in a particular zone depend in part on whether it is a Financial Free Zone and the particular activities and products which the Zone is formed to provide.[1] Consequently, the following generally exemplify the powers that may be vested in branches of Free Zones and Financial Free Zones respectively.[2] The Dubai […]

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