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enforcement

(en-fors′mĕnt)
Ensuring public compliance with a law, regulation, or ruling by the appropriate authorities.
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As well as new rights coming into force on April 6, there will also be a number of revisions to the Use Classes Order, which allow for certain changes of use without the need for planning permission.
The coming into force of a global treaty aimed at reducing the death toll worldwide from tobacco use and exposure to second hand smoke highlights the need for effective tobacco control measures, according to Brian Doyle, Global Sales Manager for Nymox Pharmaceutical Corporation (NASDAQ: NYMX).
SPORTS BETTING: A new code on sports betting has been launched to coincide with laws coming into force next week which could land cheats in prison for up to two years.
HOSPITALS where junior doctors are forced to work more than 56 hours a week will be "named and shamed" under a new pay deal coming into force from this week.
Kyoto coming into force is a positive step," said Jonathan Pershing, director, Climate and Energy Program, WRI.
Downloaded album tracks and "golden oldies" will be eligible for the charts under new rules coming into force next week.
Coming into force on the 1st January 2005, the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act will introduce new rights to access information held by public authorities and will have a significant impact on the 100,000 or so public bodies discharging public functions in the UK.