statutory duties

statutory duties

A generic term for the constellation of activities performed by statutory bodies as defined by legislation (Acts of Parliament).
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This contract is for the provision of a stray dog kennelling and collection service for the sole use of the city of york council pursuant to its statutory duties, powers and functions.
Why are 'statutory duties' completely ignored by our Health Board?
Is this supposed to make us thankful that they are actually undertaking their statutory duties. Also a survey is one thing, repairs are another matter!
The top court said Delhi is being"ravaged"by unauthorised encroachment and illegal constructions with impunity and slammed the authorities, including the Delhi Development Authority, for not carrying out their statutory duties."It is painful to require the issuance of directions to statutory authorities to carry out their mandatory functions in accordance with the law enacted by Parliament,"it said.
The House approved the recommendation that Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Commercial Banks and Insurance Companies should be compelled to perform their statutory duties as provided in the Act.
'Subsections 6 and 7 of section 47 of the Banking Companies Ordinance impose mandatory statutory duties on the State Bank and these cannot be sidestepped, avoided or abandoned,' according to the judgment.
These public bodies must be made to restrict their activities to the statutory duties imposed upon them by Parliament if the public are ever to see those statutory duties carried out with care and efficiency and at a cost that the public can afford.
The Council denied that it had been negligent or that it had committed any breach of its statutory duties, alleging that the branches were cut due to a storm.
In the last year we have secured a PS1million grant from the Homes and Communities Agency to extend and improve the facilities there, and for the council to fulfil its statutory duties.
He said: "We go over and above what our statutory duties are.
Yet certain members of the board have injected themselves into the day-to-day affairs of UT in a manner which evidences either a lack of understanding of their constitutional and statutory duties, or a total disregard for such constitutional and statutory mandates.
It chooses to increase pay levels way above the market rate notwithstanding it cannot afford to fulfil its statutory duties.