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Qualifier English: legislation & jurisprudence
Qualifier Spanish: legislación & jurisprudencia
Qualifier Portuguese: legislação & jurisprudência
Qualifier French: législation et jurisprudence
Entry term(s): civil suits
court decisions
government regulations
judicial aspects
juridical aspects
jurisprudence
laws
lawsuits
legal aspects
legislation and jurisprudence
litigation
medicolegal aspects
ordinances
regulations
statutes
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/Q000331
Scope note: Used for laws, statutes, ordinances, or government regulations, as well as for legal controversy and court decisions.
Annotation: subheading only; includes "legal", "laws", "government regulations", "statutes", "ordinances", "medicolegal", "judicial", "juridical", "suits", "avoidance of suits", "litigation", "court decisions"
Online Note: search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/LJ or LJ (SH) or SUBS APPLY LJ
History Note: 78; used with Category I1-2 & N2-4 1978-87; I1-2, L, N2-4 & SMOKING 1988; G2-3, I1-2, L, N2-4 & SMOKING+ 1989; G1-2, I2-3 & N2-4 1990 forward
Entry Version: LEGIS
Abbreviation: LJ
DeCS ID: 22041
Unique ID: Q000331
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Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/05/16
Revision Date: 2017/04/11
legislation & jurisprudence - Preferred
Concept UI M0030527
Scope note Used for laws, statutes, ordinances, or government regulations, as well as for legal controversy and court decisions.
Preferred term legislation & jurisprudence
Entry term(s) legislation and jurisprudence
court decisions - Narrower
Concept UI M0030528
Preferred term court decisions
government regulations - Narrower
Concept UI M0030529
Preferred term government regulations
judicial aspects - Narrower
Concept UI M0030536
Preferred term judicial aspects
juridical aspects - Narrower
Concept UI M0030537
Preferred term juridical aspects
statutes - Narrower
Concept UI M0030541
Preferred term statutes
lawsuits - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0030538
Preferred term lawsuits
legal aspects - Narrower
Concept UI M0030531
Preferred term legal aspects
Entry term(s) jurisprudence
litigation - Narrower
Concept UI M0030533
Preferred term litigation
medicolegal aspects - Narrower
Concept UI M0030539
Preferred term medicolegal aspects
ordinances - Narrower
Concept UI M0030540
Preferred term ordinances
regulations - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0030534
Preferred term regulations
civil suits - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0030535
Preferred term civil suits
laws - Narrower
Concept UI M0030530
Preferred term laws



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