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carry out

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to compel observance of

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ensure observance of laws and rules

compel to behave in a certain way

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For one thing, unlike signing an environmental bill into law, which makes a politician look like an instant hero, enforcing that law doesn't offer much payoff.
That people can decide for themselves which laws are truly worth enforcing is a necessary step in creating a just society free of political despotism.
DYS has seen instances where customers aggregate email volume can be reduced by as much as 50% by enforcing email policies that are already established within that organization.
The report by the state Attorney General's Office also found there is no uniform protocol for serving or enforcing restraining orders; that mandatory education programs for offenders are not carried out; and that counties are failing to adequately update a weapons database with the names of domestic-violence abusers prohibited from possessing firearms.
Beginning in 1998, the Clinton administration embraced the view that American national security depends on enforcing UN edicts banning Iraq's possession of WMDs, or its capacity to produce them.
Recent market surveys show that 70% of enterprises deploying SOA are enforcing governance manually and only 17% characterized their SOA governance strategy as sufficient.
California has some of the toughest exotic-animal protection laws on the books, but difficulties enforcing them have put many wild cats and other species at risk, officials say.
Although they may disagree about the means, the Bush administration and the international "peace" movement are in accord regarding the objective in Iraq: Both sides eagerly seek to enhance the power and prestige of the UN by enforcing Security Council disarmament resolutions.
The Civil Division is responsible for enforcing civilian obligations, performing such duties as serving legal papers, enforcing court orders, and collection of debts.
The better solution would be to spend the effort on fining slumlords and enforcing housing code, rather than trying to shame landlords into fixing up their properties.
Instead, it concentrates on what is described as the real threat to "vital interests of the United States and international peace and security," namely Iraq's persistent defiance of "resolutions of the United Nations Security Council," and its hostile acts in firing on "United States and Coalition Armed Forces engaged in enforcing the resolutions of the United Nations Security Council.
Understand the limitations of the European Commission in enforcing national implementation of the Directives.
We bought all the uniforms when she started, and when it looked like the school wasn't enforcing it, we eventually opted out,'' Kettelkamp said.
With the explosion of remote laptop and mobile-based applications, enforcing these policies with a piece of paper is impossible," said Eric Ogren, security analyst at Enterprise Strategy Group.
Kelly Springs, manager of Santa Clarita School Uniforms, said the store is experiencing an increase in business from Sierra Vista students and their parents, largely because the school is attempting to be more strict this year in enforcing the dress code.