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statute

Any law enacted by a state legislature.
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Mr Okon called for synergy among stakeholders to build a harmonious collaboration that would help in resolving issues militating against the sanctity in the conduct and documentation of statutory marriages in the country.
Relatedly, public disclosures, such as trade show exhibits, industry publications, press releases and Kickstarter campaigns, may also trigger statutory bars, and care should be exercised to ensure all patent applications are filed within the applicable grace period.
The law society now says the provisions of the Act relating to the appointment of statutory managers and declarations of moratoriums are inconsistent with the Constitution and ought to be declared null and void.In a sworn statement, LSK chief executive Mercy Wambua said the Commissioner of Insurance and IRA are in breach of their duties and have abused and misused their powers by failing to conduct the required management of several insurance companies with reasonable speed.
The guarantor's liability ceases when the tenant becomes statutory except where the tenancy agreement provides for an automatic renewal of the contractual tenancy in perpetuity.
Both Fox and FilmOn X argued that statutory definition of a "cable system" in Section 111(f)(3) was clear and unambiguous--but they both took very different positions on how the statutory language should be interpreted by the court.
Advisory boards can also provide fresh perspectives on strategy, economic trends, or specific geographic markets and regulatory regimes; and they can alert the statutory board to issues that may not be on their radar screen.
I understand a "statutory duty" to be a legal obligation while a "purpose" is merely an aim or target.
The facts leading to the case are that the appellant was required to deposit and keep deposited with the State Bank of Pakistan ('SBP') statutory deposit of Rs.31 million in terms of section 29 (2)(a) of the Insurance Ordinance, 2000 (the Ordinance).
An estimated chamber, the use of administrative measures will in the next 2-3 years to ensure the passage of the statutory audit
Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc., (4) and the two-part test that decision announced for evaluating the validity of agency interpretations of statutory provisions.
Fitch Ratings, Chicago, states that the rating affirmation is based on Pacific Life's "diverse business profile, strong statutory capitalization, good liquidity and stabilizing investment performance." Offsetting these positives, Fitch adds, are the "increased leverage across the organization and expectations of lower earnings [that] will pressure organic capital generation."
The Censor Board of Film Certification has won the battle against the producers of film "Heroine", who moved to the Delhi High Court on Monday to protest against the new Statutory warning policy, stating that it would kill the creativity of the scenes.