bound to respond

See: liable
References in classic literature ?
and the ardent passion of the public was bound to respond worthily to the greatness of the enterprise.
The CEO said that the letter had been written to the university five days ago and that the university is bound to respond within 14 days in this regard.
He said unless there was another incident, the officer was duty bound to respond to the A&E incident but he hadn't.
Saeed Ghani said that government office was bound to respond to the Parliament and strict action could be taken if they were not provided the required information.
If the petition is able to get 10,000 signatures, the Government is duty bound to respond.
Zafar said that SECP issued three different types of notices for showing less capital of Axact complaint that they were bound to respond till June,04 2015.
If Gulf stocks have a neutral tone about them right now, it's an appropriate reflection of the wider world they are bound to respond to, at least while oil prices are down.
Tharoor is not duty bound to respond to a commercial TV station's invitation.
She's always game for anything so she's bound to respond.
Turkish government spokesperson and Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc said Turkey is bound to respond to such provocation by the Syrian side.
Under a Quality Contract they would be bound to respond to the demands for service provision and ticketing arrangements laid out by the ITA and answerable to councillors.