enabling act

(redirected from Admission Act)
Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Related to Admission Act: enabling act
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for enabling act

a provision in a law that confers on appropriate officials the power to implement or enforce the law

References in periodicals archive ?
While Coyle does involve the invalidation of a state admission act clause under an equal footing analysis, it does not advance the county supremacists' cause.
Minnesota,(157) the Court analyzed such a clause in the Minnesota Admission Act.
Thus, while Coyle holds that there are limits on the ways Congress may restrict a state in its admission act, Stearns holds that clauses disclaiming state interest in federal property do not violate these limits.
As previously stated, admission act conditions are analogous to terms in a contract See supra text accompanying note 72.
To date, the Bar Admission Act has been of limited importance.