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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

Synonyms for decree

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The Decree will enter into force on 23 February 2018.
Article 5 states that the Chairman of Board of Directors of the Competition Protection and Monopoly Prevention Centre shall issue the regulations and decisions necessary for the implementation of the provisions of this Decree and the attached system.
The so-called "war of statements" pitting Aoun against Berri over the signing of the controversial decree that seeks to promote a number of Lebanese Army officers who served under Aoun in the late 1980s, when he was Army commander, reflected not only the two leaders' conflicting positions on tackling the decree crisis, but also their deep-rooted political rift that dates back to the speaker's opposition to Aoun's election as president on Oct.
Draft government decree relating to the definition of the scope and conditions of intervention of the Directorate of Medium-sized Enterprises in the General Directorate of Taxes in the Ministry of Finance
Article (1) states that the bylaw attached to this decree shall be applied to the Institute of Public Administration.
The Premier also issued Decree Law No 22 of 2013 which stipulates replacing Article 11 of Decree Law No 18 of 1973 on public gatherings and rallies in accordance with Article 38 of the Constitution, and Decree Law No 23 of 2013 stipulates amending provisions of Decree Law No 17 of 1976 concerning the events, in addition to Decree Law No 26 of 2013 which stipulates amending provisions of the Judicial Authority Law issued by Decree Law No 42 of 2002, and Decree Law No 27 of 2013 which stipulates amending provisions of Law No 60 of 2006 on reorganising the Legislation and Legal Opinion Commission.
A decree nominating Khudr Abdul-Wahab al-Ali al-Hussein as al-Hasaka Governor.
After a motion to modify or vacate a consent decree has been filed, the burden would shift to the plaintiff who filed the original lawsuit to demonstrate why continuation of the consent decree in its existing form is necessary to protect a federal right.
The timing is considered crucial as the city tries to persuade Feess to lift the consent decree, imposed in the wake of the Rampart Division scandal.
A competent authority of a foreign-sending country has entered a decree of adoption with respect to the foreign-born child or has authorized the child to leave the foreign-sending country under a guardianship or legal custody arrangement; and
These are supported by 20 outlined areas that can impact departmental budgets if law enforcement agencies are affected by an imposed consent decree.
In 1995 a state court entered a final divorce decree requiring him to make 113 monthly alimony payments to his ex-wife totaling $117,000 from September 1994 through January 2004.
Described as a "defensive measure against Communist acts of violence," the decree announced that in light of the terrorist attack on the Reichstag, "restrictions on personal liberty, on the right of free expression of opinion, including freedom of th e Press; on the rights of assembly and association; violations of the privacy of postal, telegraphic, and telephonic communications; warrants for house searches; orders for confiscation as well as restrictions on property, are permissible beyond the legal limits otherwise prescribed.
In a class action, female prisoners at a stat prison secured a consent decree that addressed health care concerns.
Of particular interest to Catholics in the Archdiocese of Ottawa is the promulgation in June 2000 of Archbishop Marcel Gervais' Decree on Blessed Sacrament Chapels.