enabling act

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enabling act

a legislative act conferring certain specified powers on a person or organization
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Gray Davis put the bond measure on the general election ballot this week after the enabling bill passed the state Legislature.
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In a letter to the Nigerian Senate, Obasanjo pleaded with the country's legislators to pass the enabling bill, which outlines salaries and allowances of public officers.
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Elsewhere, attention in New Jersey was being focused on the state Assembly following reintroduction of an enabling bill in the state Senate by its president, Steve Sweeney.

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