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Enact

En`act´
v. t.1.To decree; to establish by legal and authoritative act; to make into a law; especially, to perform the legislative act with reference to (a bill) which gives it the validity of law.
[imp. & p. p. Enacted; p. pr. & vb. n. Enacting.]
2.To act; to perform; to do; to effect.
3.To act the part of; to represent; to play.
I did enact Julius Caesar.
- Shak.
Enacting clause
that clause of a bill which formally expresses the legislative sanction.
n.1.Purpose; determination.
Verb1.enact - order by virtue of superior authority; decree; "The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews"; "the legislature enacted this law in 1985"
Synonyms: ordain
2.enact - act out; represent or perform as if in a play; "She reenacted what had happened earlier that day"
Synonyms: act out, reenact

TO ENACT. To establish by law; to perform or effect; to decree. The usual formula in making laws is, Be it enacted.

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