Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da USP
Print version ISSN 0080-6234
OGUISSO, Taka and SCHMIDT, Maria José. Regarding the process of making laws. Rev. esc. enferm. USP [online]. 1999, vol.33, n.2, pp. 175-185. ISSN 0080-6234. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0080-62341999000200009.
ABSTRACT This paper presents a simplified summary of the process to make laws. It starts from the juridical concepts, requirements needed, hierarchy of the Brazilian laws, the need to follow proper steps through channels and committees within. The National Congress, quorum required until its final approval with the presidential sanction, when a project of law becomes an enacted law. The purpose is to help nurses anal other interested people to participate in the development of their profession. through, laws which better fulfill the professional interests of the group.
Keywords : Legislation nursing.