Ordinance

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Ordinance may refer to:

Law[edit]

  • By-law, a rule established by an organization to regulate itself
  • Local ordinance, a law made by a municipality or other local authority
  • Act of Parliament, in some jurisdictions, such as England when the parliament operated without regal sanction, and a number of British colonies
  • Ordonnance (French constitutional law), in French government, a regulation adopted by the executive in a domain normally reserved for statute law
  • Ordinance (Belgium), a law adopted by the Brussels Parliament or the Common Community Commission
  • Ordinance (university), a particular class of internal legislation in a United Kingdom university
  • Ordinance XX, a law passed down in Pakistan which prevents Ahmadi Muslims from being identified as Muslims

In religion:

See also[edit]