Definition of 'by law'
Example sentences containing 'by law'
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By law, you must do an annual gas safety check and fit smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Those made vulnerable by disease must be protected by law. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Surely by law he must give them to me? The Sun (2007)Banks have high capital requirements and by law must provide strong deposit protection. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The threat is now being taken seriously by law enforcement agencies. Times, Sunday Times (2013)One of the biggest problems faced by law enforcement is keeping up with technology. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is used by law enforcement agencies within a strict framework of safeguards. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is now used routinely by law enforcement agencies around the world. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He in turn was to be questioned by law enforcement agencies in connection with at least one murder. Times, Sunday Times (2013)One of the biggest problems faced by law enforcement nowadays is keeping up with rapid advances in technology. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Bikes must by law have a front light, showing white. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This makes forgeries virtually impossible to detect by law enforcement officials outside Belgium. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It's a sad sign of the times that such a petty incident is being followed up by law enforcement. The Sun (2011)They will have until the end of the year to pay voluntarily - or face a new levy enforceable by law. The Sun (2008)A gadget fitted by car manufacturers to improve driver safety can also be used by law enforcement agencies to pinpoint suspects. Times, Sunday Times (2014)By law the business you are complaining about has up to eight weeks to sort out that complaint itself, so be patient. Times, Sunday Times (2013)By law, drivers must exercise proper control of their vehicles at all times and are specifically prohibited from using handheld mobile phones. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Only now is the Government in its new Bill trying by law to help them to do it. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The others, including us, were taken to a hangar where we spent a sleepless night being questioned by law enforcement officers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He said that because the Tor network was designed to ensure users' privacy it was also ideal to help criminals avoid being tracked by law enforcement. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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