legally enforceable

legally enforceable

adjective authoritative, binding, compelling, compulsory, decreed valid, established, formulate, has legal effect, has legal force, imposed, in effect, legally binding, legitimate, licensed, mandated, mandatory, necessary, operative, prescribed, put into force, put into operation, put into practice, required, sanctioned, valid, validated, warranted
Associated concepts: legally enforceable rights
See also: triable
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He claimed the deal was "much more a statement of intent than it was a legally enforceable thing".
Last Sunday Brexit Secretary David Davis said the deal was 'more of a statement of intent than it was a legally enforceable thing.
the department of education and skills (and bodies under its aegis) may in exceptional circumstances request detailed audits of employment records in accordance with the employment legislation and with the terms of any seo that may be in place and legally enforceable.
Previously, any staff member, visitor or patient who was given a parking fine, also known as a penalty charge notice (PCN), would not have to pay it as it was not legally enforceable.
The council says: "The adoption of smoke free playgrounds would be voluntary and not legally enforceable.
SAS said it will not recognize the return of MEUR 70 until the European Court's judgment has become legally enforceable.
Unlike the National Minimum Wage, payment of the living wage is not legally enforceable.
I WOULD like to dispel the myths that 20mph speed limit areas in the city are not legally enforceable and are overlooked by Merseyside Police.
Principal Trading Standards officer Jim McCluskey said: "In September 2007, gambling contracts became legally enforceable.
Yet it has now emerged the lines were painted before they are legally enforceable.
DOUBLE-YELLOW lines have been painted on a Northumberland housing estate before they're legally enforceable.
Older people need more protection against these rogue traders and Age Cymru wants legally enforceable 'No Cold Calling Zones' created across Wales.