Thema Subject Categories 1.4

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L Law
Use all L* codes for: academic, professional or specialist titles only. DO NOT USE: code ‘L’ itself, but select specific categories from section L*. The L* section is not meant to reflect any particular legal system and many titles will need at least two codes to create the appropriate category. Use all L* codes with: PLACE 1* Qualifiers to indicate jurisdiction (especially with LN* codes), plus other qualifiers as appropriate.
Prefer: VS* codes for more general adult titles
LN Laws of specific jurisdictions and specific areas of law
Use all LN* codes with: PLACE 1* Qualifiers to indicate jurisdiction, as appropriate
LND Constitutional and administrative law: general
LNDB Administrative jurisdiction and public administration
LNDB1 Administrative law, general
LNDB2 Administrative procedure and courts
LNDB3 State and public properties and assets
LNDB4 Sanctioning power of the administration
LNDB5 Compulsory expropriation, compulsory purchase, eminent domain
LNDB6 Making of rules and administrative acts
LNDB7 Regulation of public services
See also: LNCN Procurement law
LNDB8 Law of science and research, university college law
See also: PDJ Regulation of science and experimentation

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