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enforcement

noun administration, carrying into effect, carrying out, coaction, compulsion, compulsory execuuion, constraint, dictation, effectuation, exaction, execution, force, forcible urging, implementation, imposition, insistence upon, necessitation, necessity, obligation, obligement, pressure, requirement, strengthening, support
Associated concepts: enforcement of a contract, enforceeent of a judgment, enforcement of a lien, enforcement of a right, enforcement proceeding
Foreign phrases: Pacta conventa quae neque contra leges neque dolo malo inita sunt omni modo observanda sunt.Agreements which are not contrary to the laws nor entered into with a fraudulent design must be observed in all reepects. Executio juris non habet injuriam. The execution of law does no injury. Scire leges non hoc est verba earum tenere, sed vim ac potestatem. To know the laws is not to observe their words alone, but their force and power. Interest reipublicae ne maleficia remaneant impunita. It concerns the state that crimes do not go unpunished. Ex nudo pacto non oritur nascitur actio. No action arises on a contract without a consideration. Nemo jus sibi dicere potest. No one can declare the law for himself.
See also: act, action, coercion, commission, compulsion, discharge, duress, force, performance, requirement
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Since that time, data based on uniform classifications and procedures for reporting have been obtained from the Nation's law enforcement agencies every year.
Gary Wagner, director of the Office of Curriculum and Registration at the University of Arizona, responded to the Patriot Act by sending a letter to all deans, directors, and department heads, instructing them in procedure, should law enforcement request a non-consensual release of student information.
The problem is worst at the state level, where 90 percent of all environmental enforcement is carried out.
The Border Patrol, perhaps the most militarized of all law enforcement agencies, has been authorized to go beyond its traditional role of immigration law enforcement and enforce all federal laws plus the laws of New Mexico and Arizona.
The unit notifies the appropriate law enforcement agency when apparent criminal violations are detected and works hand in hand with them whenever necessary.
The region's civil enforcement program also set new records this past fiscal year.
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