verb (used with object), cod·i·fied, cod·i·fy·ing.
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They are demanding that the rest of us affirm their bad theology and codify it in the law.Are Opponents of Arizona's Anti-Gay Law Eager to Deceive?|Kirsten Powers|March 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Chinese leadership supposedly recognizes the illegality of such detentions, yet is seeking to codify them into law.Obama, Don’t Let Xi Forget China’s Human Rights Record|Yang Jianli|June 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I continue to believe that whenever we can codify something through legislation, it is on firmer ground.
Since there are nearly as many goals within Anonymous as there are members, it's difficult to codify what they're about.GoDaddy’s Service Disruption: How Anonymous Hacked the Media|Cole Stryker|September 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Gov. Prescott appointed him, in 1877, one of the commissioners to revise and codify the statutes of New Hampshire.
Tonight I ask you to codify this into law, so people of faith can know that the law will never discriminate against them again.
Hence it was possible to elaborate a consistent system of Halachah, and eventually to codify it all.Pharisaism, Its Aim And Its Method|R. Travers Herford
Another commission, intended to codify the criminal law, was appointed in 1833.The English Utilitarians, Volume II (of 3)|Leslie Stephen
It is the illusory unity of our own personality, which leads us to unify and to codify natural phenomena and even humanity itself.Metapsychical Phenomena|J. Maxwell