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delegate

US Government a representative of a territory in the US House of Representatives
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19) Furthermore, the Security Council cannot legally delegate that power, being itself a delegate of the UN member states: delegatus non potest delegare.
Decree of the Delegare for the Four-Year Plan on the Intensified Utilization of Female Workers in Agriculture and as Domestic Workers, .
Ast Exmus Prorex me Appellationi insistentem, quasi inobedientiae crimine innodatum, non in Arcem delegare, non sub stricta Militum vigilia custodire, sed spreto Natalium, ac meritorum meorum notorio foro, in ultimam carceris sentinam, vulgo Bartolina, ubi scelerati, et flagitiosissimi quique damnantur, maximo omnium proborum Virorum dolore, hora circiter nona inhumane coniicere statuit, ubi dum contristatus Laterem hora duodecima venit ad me Bellicus Tabellio Valbuena, et nomine Excellentiae suae ipsum defferens Processum interrogabat, an ego ipse Inventarium conficere obtulerim?
29-30--est aliquid plenis pomaria carpere ramis / et tenui primam delegare ungue rosam (It is something to gather fruits from full branches and to pick the first rose with a delicate fingernail)--evidently recall 62.
This curious legislative practice seems particularly unreasonable when coupled with a quite ancient rule of statutory construction: delegatus non potest delegare, or "a delegate may not re-delegate.