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ordinance

A law or rule adopted by a local governmental authority.
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MULTAN -- Regional Police Officer (RPO) Multan has given a sevenday timeframe to station house officers to drive their zeal towards implementation of five Ordinances recently issued by Punjab government to improve law and order situation.
The ordinances presented before the Lower House were ordinances number 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11, 12 and 17.
Soon after the ordinance was passed, a coalition of landlords challenged the ordinance.
The City Council approved a first ordinance in November, requiring hotels near LAX to increase workers' pay to $9.
After a flurry of local and national media attention, Black Jack's planning and zoning commission proposed revamping its ordinance to allow more than three people not related by blood, marriage, or adoption.
In 1913, Baltimore's segregation ordinance helped inspire an unsuccessful campaign to establish South-African style rural segregation in the Southern countryside.
Only in Hennepin County -- where a comprehensive smoke-free ordinance exists -- were the tested pollution levels considerably below the EPA's exposure limits and as clean as outdoor air," said Barbara A.
After suffering a considerable loss, fixing it may subject your property to these new laws or ordinance from which the property's age had previously made it exempt by a grandfather clause.
Under the ordinance, municipal buildings will need to follow designated green building design principles designated by the LEED point system, which the city hopes will translate into cost-saving measures in the future, says Jared Blumenfeld, director of the San Francisco Department of the Environment.
The ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is interested in accessing ordinance data for comparative purposes in the insurance industry," said Martin.
Why doesn't one jurisdiction simply adopt an ordinance directly from another jurisdiction?
My insurance agent has recommended that I purchase property insurance for ordinance or law.