The court held such payments were illegal, on the ground that they were ultra vires.
ultra vires' radio transmitter and receiver had been dismantled.
Their acts were vetoed on the ground that they were ultra vires.
When the law of man conflicts with the law of God, the law of man is ultra vires.
The party now came over a long low ridge, and the mass of ultra vires rose from the desert ahead of them.
"Children of the past, we seek that place in the desert which is called 'ultra vires' by humans," she said.
To pay dividends out of capital is not only ultra vires but illegal, as constituting Dividends.
They came down the slope and approached the southern airlock of ultra vires.
If it performs acts beyond the terms of its charter these acts are said to be ultra vires.
There was still water in the reservoir, and ultra vires' plumbing system was still in operation.
Latin, literally "beyond powers," from vires "strength, force, vigor, power," plural of vis.