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enactments

noun
plural of enactment

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1 a rule of conduct or action laid down by a governing authority and especially a legislature
  • as a result of an enactment by Congress, this breathtaking canyon will be permanently protected from development

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  • higher laws
2 the doing of an action
  • the enactment of the crime is suggested but never actually shown on screen

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“Enactments.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/enactments. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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