Examples of enactment in a Sentence
as a result of an enactment by Congress, this breathtaking canyon will be permanently protected from development
the enactment of the murder is never actually shown on screen
Recent Examples of enactment from the Web
The plan has been faring poorly in public-opinion polls, but Republicans are determined to press ahead, seeing its enactment as a political imperative heading into 2018 elections and as their preferred way to spur the economy.
Wormwood, the new Netflix true-crime documentary re-enactment series from director Errol Morris, investigates just that: Olson’s possible murder, and the conspiracy to cover up the death of a man who may have been ready to reveal government secrets.
The overall take from the domestic violence call and building search re-enactments was that police officers have to be at the top of their game, physically, mentally and perceptively at every moment.
Medicare for all could be the best answer to make America’s health-care system more accessible, but the dramatic changes required make its enactment unlikely anytime soon.
Since its enactment, the VICP has helped thousands of children (and adults) while providing the legal predictability needed for manufacturers to create new vaccines.
Governor Malloy has vetoed the measure, arguing, amongst other things, that enactment of the reforms constitutes a SEBAC contract violation, even though the reforms take effect only after the expiration of the SEBAC agreement.
Even before the Collins statement, few Republicans were willing to predict its passage before a September 30 procedural deadline for enactment on a party-line basis.
According to the provision, the state had one month from the July 5 enactment of the budget to increase the wage rates for those workers.
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First Known Use of enactment
Synonymsact, bill, constitution, law, ordinance, statute
Related Wordscommand, commandment, decree, dictate, directive, edict, fiat, ruling; bylaw, ground rule, regulation, rule; amendment, legislation; common law, martial law; blue law; prohibition, proscription, restriction; canon, capitulary, encyclical
Near Antonymshigher law
legal Definition of enactment
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