Noun(1) a legally binding command or decision entered on the court record (as if issued by a court or judge
Verb(1) issue a decree(2) decide with authority
(1) A decree of nullity has wide implications for the couple and their children.(2) A presidential decree on the composition of each partner's stake has yet to be issued.(3) The government, made up of 16 ministers and seven secretaries of state was officially announced overnight in a presidential decree .(4) the king ruled by decree(5) However, opposition groups outside the country claim that forced labor continues in the country despite the official decree .(6) Judge Jackson was appointed to sign the consent decree , which he did in August 1995.(7) The wife opposed the divorce on religious grounds and sought a decree of judicial separation instead.(8) Meanwhile, the government will soon raise the luxury tax on automobiles following the issuance of a presidential decree signed on Oct.25.(9) New offences against the state could be " created " by government decree .(10) Rather than seeing the fruits of their labours and the promise of profits to come, they will see a lifetime's work taken away from them by the chief vet and enforced by government decree .(11) The " Westminster Constitution " of 1968 was suspended by royal decree in 1973.(12) The parliamentary system broke down and the Austrian Minister-President Count von StÔö£ÔòØrgkh ruled by decree between 1911 and 1914.(13) However, the announcement must be followed by the promulgation of a presidential decree before it becomes official policy.(14) The president could also declare a state of emergency and rule by emergency decree .(15) In July 2000, the wife issued proceedings in the Irish High Court claiming a decree of judicial separation and other orders.(16) Thus, the Court of Appeals sent the consent decree back to the District Court but to a different judge.
(1) presidential decree :: presidensiële dekreet
1. order ::
2. judgment ::
3. order ::
4. rule ::
Different Formsdecree, decreed, decreeing, decrees
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