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enactment

noun act, bill, charter, codification, dictate, edict, establishment, fiat, law, legislation, lex, measure, ordinance, plebiscitum, regulation, rule, ruling, statute, statutory law
Foreign phrases: Leges suum ligent latorem.Laws should bind their own proposer. Jus constitui oportet 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 acciiental occurrence. Leges figendi et refigendi consuetudo est periculosissima. 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.
See also: act, code, codification, commission, constitution, dictate, direction, directive, edict, fiat, law, mandate, measure, order, ordinance, pandect, performance, prescription, regulation, rubric, rule, statute, symbol, transaction
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The key words are 'lump sums' and 'post enactment identification.
The SEC is required to publish a revised fee rate 30 days after the date of enactment of a new fiscal year appropriation, and the new rate takes effect 60 days after the date of enactment.
120) which initially stated that the Bangsamoro Transition Commission will cease to operate upon the Congress' enactment of the BBL.
The book most helpfully gives an opportunity to engage with the issues of shame and anxieties that surround enactment situations.
Thus, to the family therapist, enactment has a dual nature: assessment and correction.
As the AICPA suggested to congressional staff, the legislation includes a withholding approach, the new gift tax is effective prospectively for gifts and bequests received on or after the date of enactment from expatriates whose expatriation date is on or after the date of enactment, and a charitable and marital deduction is included in the legislation (Sec.
Old section 877 remains applicable only to people who expatriate prior to the enactment date.
In their specific enactment, each program approaches this in different ways: one includes online, case-oriented coursework; another employs shorter, modular courses emphasizing specific proficiencies.
It is this ideology of man-made law as the only authentic law which gives the boot to Blackstone's rule that "no enactment of man can be considered law if it does not accord with the law of God.
The limits on depreciating certain luxury SUVs would be reduced for vehicles placed in service after the date of enactment.
Budget Enactment -- Congressional budget enactment process; DoD acquisition program oversight report requirements; links to recent legislation affecting DoD; links to sites covering congressional activity.