neglect to perform

See: omission
References in classic literature ?
The new king had been more than a year upon the throne before his accession was proclaimed in Boston, although the neglect to perform the ceremony might have subjected the rulers to the charge of treason.
Many parking lot thefts occur because drivers neglect to perform the simplest task: locking the car and closing the windows.
In working with banks, Liability Coach also found that independent and community institutions often neglect to perform client segmentation analysis.
Crown Prosecution guidelines say the misconduct in a public office charge refers to public officers who wilfully neglect to perform their duty or wilfully misconduct themselves, amounting to an abuse of the public's trust.