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bylaw

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(1) A local or subordinate law; a private law or regulation made by a corporation for its own governing.
(2) A law that is less important than a general law or constitutional provision, and subsidiary thereto; a rule relating to a matter of detail; as in, civic societies often adopt a constitution and by-laws for governing their members.
 
Medspeak
A standing rule which governs the regulations of a society’s internal affairs—e.g., voting rights, attendance at meetings, membership, termination of membership, contracting rights and procedures for income distribution.
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Against this IEI bye laws were prepared and implemented in the light of Royal Charter said Engr.
Many of these bye laws date back as far as the 18th century, when the network was first built, and are there for the benefit and safety of members of the public.
The MoU was signed to share the facilities for OPF Housing Scheme and Gulberg Residencia (GRI) Zone-V, Islamabad including 132 KV AIS Grid Station in GRI and provision of a suitable number of 11KV feeders for OPF through the premises of GRI as permissible under WAPDA bye laws.
At our AGM we discussed this and are introducing stricter checks on members' own in-house complaints handling and looking to sign up members, under our Bye Laws, to the Surveyors Ombudsman Service (SOS).
These `spring salmon' are protected by national bye laws which prohibit the killing of salmon by nets before June 1 and require the release of all rod-caught salmon before June 16.
The owners of these agro farms which were allotted under Poultry and Vegetable Schemes have failed to evolve development in conformity with the building bye laws.