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Synonyms for decree

Synonyms for decree

a principle governing affairs within or among political units

an authoritative or official decision, especially one made by a court

to set forth expressly and authoritatively

to make a decision about (a controversy or dispute, for example) after deliberation, as in a court of law

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Till such a time that these bylaws are issued, the regulations and decisions in force shall continue to be applied without prejudice to the provisions of this decree and the attached Law.
Dubai: In his capacity as Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE, has issued Decree No.
Article 1 of the Decree ratifies the aforesaid convention as per the attached text.
A decree nominating Nizar Ismael Mousa as Tartous Governor.
These decrees are binding, legal agreements specifying how a particular problem will be remedied.
Just ask officials in the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the Los Angeles Police Department who have been hamstrung by consent decrees of their own.
Once Hitler had absorbed the legislative powers of the German Reichstag, he and his cohorts targeted the laender for abolition as well, using decrees that -- like the text of the Enabling Act -- had been prepared well in advance of the Nazi Party's rise to power.
A city corrections department moved for immediate termination of consent decrees requiring judicial supervision over restrictive housing, inmate correspondence, and law libraries at city jails, pursuant to the Prison Litigation Reform Act (PLRA).
In Millet;, 114 TC 184 (2000), the court upheld past rulings that a divorce decree awarding the exemption to the noncustodial parent has no validity unless it conforms to the substance of Form 8332, Release of Claim to Exemption for Child of Divorced or Separated Parents.
decide whether the four decrees were an urgent matter and whether
He continued, "The facts clearly show that the decree has accomplished its goal of setting the stage for a competitive market, and is now hampering rather than helping foster competition.
OTC BULLETIN BOARD:TRTI) announced that on December 30, 2004, the Company executed Consent Decrees which, when entered by the U.
81/98) and its attached annex or at any other royal decrees or law, the name of National Investment Funds Company S.
All laws, decrees and systems that are applicable to the Diwan of Royal Court shall be applicable to the Secretariat General of The Education Council and its employees.
Consent decrees as a rule aren't good public policy because they take what should be a political issue into the courts.