Legal Definition and Related Resources of Enactment
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- Legal Definition and Related Resources of Enactment
- Enactment in Historical Law
- Enactment in Law Enforcement
- English Legal System: Enactment
Meaning of Enactment
Synonyms of Enactment
- statutory lawforeign phrases: Leges suum ligent latorem
- Laws should bind their own proposer
- Jus constituíoportet in his quae ut plurimum accidunt non quae ex inopi nato
- Laws ought to be made with a view to those cases which occur most frequently
- and not to those which are of rare or accidental occurrence
- Leges figendi et refigendi consuetudo estpericulosissima
- The practice of making and remaking the laws is a most dangerous one
- Quod populus postremum jussit
- id jus ratum esto
- What the people have last enacted
- let that be the settled law
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Enactment in Historical Law
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Enactment in Law Enforcement
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- enactment in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement (Oxford University Press)
- enactment in the Encyclopedia of Law Enforcement
- A Treatise on the Police of the Metropolis
English Legal System: Enactment
In the context of the English law, A Dictionary of Law provides the following legal concept of Enactment :
An Act of Parliament, a Measure of the General Synod (See Church of England), an order, or any other piece of subordinate legislation, or any particular provision contained in any of these (e.g. a particular section or article). Delegated legislation is not an enactment for the purposes of the Local Government Act 1992.
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The process of bringing a statute into law.
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