2016-06-06

ESUJ Biz

Motions for ESUJ Biz

14th ESUJ Biz(2015)
Round 1:
THBT evidence obtained through unlawful means should be admissible in court.
Round 2:
THW force fathers to take paternity leave.
Round 3:
THBT countries suffering from food shortages should not make bio-fuels.
Round 4:
TH regrets the commercialisation of international sporting events.
Semi Finals:
As Japan, THW join the AIIB.
Final:
TH opposes lifetime employment.

13th ESUJ Biz(2014)
Round 1:
This House believes that companies should gain sole ownership of patents for inventions created by its employees.
Round 2:
This House would allow unrecognised states to represent themselves at the Olympics/Paralympics.
Round 3:
This House opposes services which separate women for the purpose of protection. (e.g. women-only cars)
Round 4:
This House would require candidates to pass an aptitude test when running for political office.
Quarter Finals:
This House would forbid citizens of developed countries from purchasing surrogate mothers in developing countries.
Semi Finals:
This House would abolish the statute of limitations.
Grand Final:
This House welcomes the increased social acceptance towards divorce.

12th ESUJ Biz(2013)
R1:
THW ban multinational corporations from using tax havens
R2:
TH opposes outsourcing to countries that ahve lower labor standards than developed countries
R3:
THBT cyclists that are legally responsible for serious accidents should receive the same punishment as automobile drivers
R4:
THW make hate speech illegal
SF:
THBT specialized education from early infancy makes children happier
GF:
THBT Japan should refrian from promoting the export of nuclear power plants to developing countries

11th ESUJ Biz(2012)
R1:
THW separate children according to ability in public schools.
R2:
THW expel Greece from the Euro.
R3:
THBT Tokyo prefecture should buy the Senkaku Islands.
R4:
THW exempt non-Japanese candidates for care-takers from language examinations.
SF:
THBT housework is tougher than office work.
GF:
THW replace livelihood protection with the payment of basic income for all Japanese citizens.

10th ESUJ Biz(2011)
R1: 
THW force the victims of the 3/11 Tsunami to move out of the disaster areas permanently.
R2:
THW abolish inheritance tax.
R3:
THBT international terrorists should be arrested and tried rather than assassinated.
R4:
THW introduce a gender quota for boards of large corporations.
SF:
THBT important cultural assets taken abroad in the past should be returned to their country of origin.
GF:
THW tolerate “Yaocho (match-fixing)” in Sumo.

9th ESUJ Biz(2010)
R1:
THW THW allow electoral campaigning over the internet.
R2:
THW ban all new and existing offshore oil drilling.
R3:
TH prefers a tax increase to more governmental bonds.
R4:
THW allow a child to skip a year of compulsory school education.
SF:
THBT how much money your spouse make is more important than how much you love him or her.
GF:
THBT the World Cup does more to promote peace than the United Nations.

8th ESUJ Biz(2009)
R1:
THW set a minimum quota for female diet members in Japan.
R2:
THBT a strong yen is good for Japan.
R3:
THW abolish inheritance tax.
R4:
THBT corporate social responsibility (CSR) spending should be maintained regardless of economic circumstances.
SF:
THW not let languages die.
GF:
THW build a nuclear power plant in Odaiba.

7th ESUJ Biz (2008)
R1:
THW punish parents for the child’s crime.
R2:
THW provide school buses for female high school students.
R3:
THW allow foreign capital to invest in Japan airport.
R4:
THW follow the dream rather than take a stable job.
SF:
THW require the approval of local residents for billboard advertising.
GF:
THBT Japanese with .metabolic syndrome. should pay higher health insurance.

6th ESUJ Biz (2007)
R1:
THBT the .Baby-post. brings more benefits than harms.
R2:
TH supports privatization of prisons.
R3:
THW prefer to live in the country after retirement.
R4:
THBT Microsoft should provide Windows to developing nations for free.
SF:
THW levy a congestion tax on cars coming in to Tokyo.
GF:
THBT juveniles convicted of serious crimes should receive the same punishment as adults.

5th ESUJ Biz (2006)
R1:
TH no longer supports lifetime employment.
R2:
THW allow organ transplant without prior consent of the donor.
R3:
THW permit actresses in Kabuki.
R4:
THBT Japan should start oil excavation in Iran.
SF:
THW welcome more foreign workers.
GF:
TH opposes the 2016 Tokyo Olympics.

4th ESUJ Biz (2005)
R1: T
HW end state ownership of broadcasting.
R2:
THW allow casinos in Japan.
R3:
THBT India offers better opportunities to Japan than China.
R4:
THW obligate a husband to take childcare leave.
SF:
TH calls for urgent action on global warming.
GF:
THBT mergers and acquisitions (M and a) are not beneficial to employees.

3rd ESUJ Biz (2004)
R1:
THW not allow beef that has not been tested for BSE to be imported to Japan.
R2:
THBT the Olympic Games is outmoded.
R3:
THW no longer build nuclear power plants.
R4:
THW introduce the jury system.
SF:
THW introduce a regional system (doshu-sei) to replace the present prefectural system in Japan.
GF:
THBT the Japanese Self Defense Forces should withdraw from Iraq.

2nd ESUJ Biz (2003)
A-R1:
THW give up the development of outer space.
A-R2:
THBT a plant is a better companion than an animal.
B-R1:
THBT Japan should arm itself with nuclear weapons.
B-R2:
THW not teach English in Japanese elementary schools.
SF:
THBT companies should establish nurseries in the workplace.
GF:
THW eliminate tariff on imported rice.

1st ESUJ Biz (2002)
A-R1:
THW oppose the .five-day school week in Japanese public schools.
A-R2:
THBT the Japanese government should ban import of vegetables.
B-R1:
THW provide cellular phones for elementary school students.
B-R2:
THW abolish the House of Councilors.
SF:
THBT the Prime Minister should visit YASUKUNI shrine.
GF:
THBT Japanese university entrance examinations should exclude English language examinations.