ordinance


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a principle governing affairs within or among political units

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an authoritative rule

a statute enacted by a city government

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Les ordonnances" were in her mouth constantly, and it was easy to perceive that she attached the greatest importance to these ordinances, whatever they were, and fancied a political millennium was near.
The men that dwell there are rich in cattle and sheep; they will honour him with gifts as though he were a god, and be obedient to his comfortable ordinances.
The men that dwell there are rich in cattle and sheep; they will honour you with gifts as though were a god, and be obedient to your comfortable ordinances.
It not only shocked their established notions of propriety, but was at variance with all their religious ordinances.
I am not a clerk of the court, and I shall not go to law with you for thus carrying a dagger in Paris, in the teeth of the ordinances and prohibitions of M.
On applying for admittance, he was arrested as a necessitator of ordinances, and taken before the King.
I was told of a more unjust sacrifice to such ordinances than I ever heard of even in England.
It will be a hard task, but surely no imprudence; and the vicar has been to scold me for my neglect of the ordinances of religion.
I hold my pen poised in vain when I would add to Dulcie's life some of those joys that belong to woman by virtue of all the unwritten, sacred, natural, inactive ordinances of the equity of heaven.
Minister for Mines and Minerals presented 11 ordinances, which included the Punjab Safe Cities Authority Ordinance 2015; the Punjab Local Government (Amendment) Ordinance 2015; the Punjab Forest (Amendment) Ordinance 2015; the Punjab Local Government (Second Amendment) Ordinance 2015; the Punjab Drugs (Amendment) Ordinance 2015; the Punjab Food Authority (Amendment) Ordinance 2015; the Punjab Drugs (Second Amendment) Ordinance 2015; the Punjab Special Protection Unit Ordinance 2015; the Punjab Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (Amendment) Ordinance 2015; the Infrastructure Development Authority of the Punjab Ordinance 2015 and the Punjab Pure Food (Amendment) Ordinance 2015.
Police officials said that the provincial government has recently promulgated five Ordinances including Punjab Sound System (Regulation) Ordinance 2015, Punjab Information of Temporary Residents Ordinance 2015, Punjab Security of Vulnerable Establishment Ordinance 2015, Punjab Arms Ordinance 2015 and Punjab Prohibition of Expressing Matters on Walls Amendment Ordinance 2015.
The ordinances laid in the House include the Benazir Income Support Programme Ordinance 2010, the Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Ordinance 2010, the Arbitration (International Investment Disputes) Ordinance 2010, the Price Control and Prevention of Profiteering and Hoarding (Amendment) Ordinance 2010, the Recognition and Enforcement (Arbitration Agreements and Foreign Arbitral Awards) Ordinance 2010, the Women in Distress and Detention Fund (Amendment) Ordinance 2010, the Islamabad Consumers Protection (Amendment) Ordinance 2010 and the Central Law Officers (Amendment) Ordinance 2010.
ordinance that fines landlords $1,000 a day when they rent to illegal immigrants and revokes the licenses of businesses for five years if they hire illegal workers.
Hotels near Los Angeles International Airport won the first round Wednesday in their legal challenge to a "living wage" ordinance, as a judge ordered the city to delay its implementation.