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Synonyms for regulation

a principle governing affairs within or among political units

a code or set of codes governing action or procedure, for example

Synonyms for regulation

an authoritative rule

the state of being controlled or governed

(embryology) the ability of an early embryo to continue normal development after its structure has been somehow damaged or altered

the act of bringing to uniformity

the act of controlling or directing according to rule

prescribed by or according to regulation

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Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service released proposed regulations under section 987 of the Internal Revenue Code (the "2006 proposed regulations"), which provide rules for determining income, gain, and loss attributable to a U.
The ruling raised fears--particularly among the antitrust defendants find the dissenting justices--that state regulation itself would evaporate overnight.
The recreational fisheries affected by groundfish regulation changes in 2005 include those for rockfish, cabezon, kelp greenling, California scorpionfish, lingcod, some flatfish, some sharks and other federally managed groundfish species.
While three were the SEC's first regulation FD enforcement actions, the agency's regional offices have been actively monitoring potential violations.
In actuality, every other source of law - statute, regulation, court case, or other - depends upon the Constitution's authorization and can only exist and operate insofar as it complies with the strictures of the Constitution and its attendant body of interpretive case law.
The result of these studies is certain to be a heightened interest in possible federal regulation.
For the study, Strengths of Their Own: Home Schoolers Across America, Brian Ray, head of the Salem, Oregon-based National Home Education Research Institute, classified states as "high regulation," "moderate regulation," or "low regulation.
Indeed, for opponents of regulation, vagueness is a powerful weapon.
Included in the proposed regulation is an expanded definition of financial relationship that covers indirect financial relationships.
For a variance, the petitioner must demonstrate that the physical or chemical properties of the waste differ significantly from the waste analyzed in developing the treatment standard, and, thus, cannot be treated to regulation levels.
an international energy industry consulting firm, was commissioned by Beacon Power as a subcontractor under a previously announced contract to design a 20-megawatt Smart Energy Matrix frequency regulation power plant.
Several regulations were issued and amended on a range of issues.
But the first inklings of regulation appeared a little earlier--during the economic woes of the end of the 19th century.
Insurers and regulators continue to debate the pros and cons of insurance regulation as it is--on a state-by-state basis--and as some would like it to be--with an option for federal oversight.