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ordinance

A law or rule adopted by a local governmental authority.
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Don Quixote stopped to take breath, and, observing that silence was still preserved, had a mind to continue his discourse, and would have done so had not Sancho interposed with his smartness; for he, seeing his master pause, took the lead, saying, "My lord Don Quixote of La Mancha, who once was called the Knight of the Rueful Countenance, but now is called the Knight of the Lions, is a gentleman of great discretion who knows Latin and his mother tongue like a bachelor, and in everything that he deals with or advises proceeds like a good soldier, and has all the laws and ordinances of what they call combat at his fingers' ends; so you have nothing to do but to let yourselves be guided by what he says, and on my head be it if it is wrong.
It is thus quite certain that the constitution of the true religion, the ordinances of which are derived from God, must be incomparably superior to that of every other.
He said that a number of court judgements clearly ruled that President has to apply his mind that circumstances exist, which make it necessary to promulgate the ordinance. 'President is acting in violation of the Constitution,' he said, adding President Dr Arif Alvi even breached and violated the Constitution when he issued notification of appointment of two members of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).
Interestingly, the most controversial Gas Infrastructure Development Cess (GIDC) Ordinance promulgated recently was not among the ordinances laid before the house.
KARACHI -- Pakistan Medical Association has expressed concern on adopting of the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) Ordinance 2019 by the Senate Standing Committee on National Health Services, 'even after rejection of the ordinance by its own subcommittee'.
KARACHI -- Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) on Wednesday showed concern on passage of the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) Ordinance 2019 by the Senate Standing Committee on National Health Services, even after rejection of the ordinance by its own subcommittee.
Senate's subcommittee on Health in a recent meeting held to review the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) Ordinance 2019 unanimously termed the ordinance almost identical to the 1962 ordinance of the PMDC thus liable to be rejected.
A Sanggunian Panlalawigan (SP) board member has proposed an ordinance, requiring motorcycle riders to wear reflectorized vest when driving around Pangasinan, to deter vehicular accidents involving motorcycles.
Among the ordinances being implemented by the city are the City Ordinance No.
ISLAMABAD -- Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Azam Khan Swati Wednesday laid the money bill, the Assets Declaration Ordinance, 2019 in Senate under article 73 of the Constitution.
Outgoing Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista has approved an ordinance that adds more ordinances in the city's "Children's Code".
Caloocan Mayor Oscar Malapitan has urged the city's councilors to review a local ordinance requiring residents to be 'properly and decently attired' in public spaces.