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The NRA also was seen as blocking the enactment of proposed gun regulations at the time.
NRA CHIEF WAYNE LAPIERRE ACKNOWLEDGES HE DID NOT DISCLOSE BANKRUPTCY PLANS OR LUXURY YACHT TRIPS TO OTHER TOP OFFICIALSTOM HAMBURGERAPRIL 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A government shutdown or the enactment of a fake budget is unlikely at this point—leaving aside the recent political drama, Bolsonaro is politically liable should this legislation be approved as it stands.
THE WEEK BRAZIL WENT OFF THE RAILSIAN BREMMERAPRIL 4, 2021TIME
In 56 different countries, including the United States, they assessed how more than 6,000 different interventions affected infection rates in the weeks after enactment.
CORONAVIRUS SHUTDOWNS DON’T NEED TO BE ALL OR NOTHINGJONATHAN LAMBERTNOVEMBER 25, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
For the first time since the enactment of the Refugee Act of 1980, people who came to the border saying they feared persecution or torture in their home countries were turned away with no chance to plead their case for asylum.
INSIDE THE FALL OF THE CDCBY JAMES BANDLER, PATRICIA CALLAHAN, SEBASTIAN ROTELLA AND KIRSTEN BERGOCTOBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
Since the law’s enactment, local authorities have used it to restrict protests and free speech.
HONG KONG’S CITYWIDE COVID-19 TESTING HAS BECOME A BAROMETER OF PUBLIC TRUSTEAMONBARRETTSEPTEMBER 9, 2020FORTUNE
This enactment was due principally to the railway accidents that occurred.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
This enactment, if honestly carried into effect, would have been unobjectionable.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
One of the first effects of this amendment in Virginia was a legislative enactment requiring all women to pay the poll tax.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
The marked feature of this period is the paucity of statutory enactment affecting relief.
ENGLISH POOR LAW POLICYSIDNEY WEBB
This enactment, passed by the Scottish parliament of 1551, calls for notice upon other grounds besides those of morality.
A CURSORY HISTORY OF SWEARINGJULIAN SHARMAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
AUGUST 3, 2021
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WORDS RELATED TO ENACTMENT

  • assumptions
  • axioms
  • bases
  • canons
  • causes
  • criteria
  • exigencies
  • formulas
  • foundations
  • fundamentals
  • generalizations
  • grounds
  • guides
  • maxims
  • origins
  • postulates
  • precepts
  • principiums
  • proposals
  • propositions
  • reasons
  • regulations
  • rules
  • sources
  • theorems
  • truths
  • usages
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