verb (used with object)
Origin of enact
Examples from the Web for enact
Only school administrators have the power to enact censorship, after all.
In other words, companies will still be allowed to enact their drug-testing policies.Can Congress Get Stoned Now That D.C. Has Legalized Marijuana?|Abby Haglage|November 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And they did so with a clear policy agenda, advocating for the needs of an affected community and trying to enact change.Amid Unrest, Afghan Women Push For Role in Peace Process|Molly Raskin|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rather, she aspires to enact positive social change through tech.
We even tried to enact campaign finance reform by executive agency action.How Obama Can Use Executive Actions to Improve Our Democracy|Michael Waldman|April 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"We will enact it," remarked the king, drawing himself up, and lowering his eyelids.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe|Edgar Allan Poe
State legislatures are powerless to enact laws for interstate regulation.The Vitality of Mormonism--Brief Essays|James E. Talmage
Furthermore, he encamped a force of infantry and artillery on Boston Common, as if prepared to enact the lion.
Young was now ready to enact another scene in this Mormon drama.The Mormon Prophet and His Harem|C.V. Waite
Stop local game legislation, and enact a code of laws covering the entire state, uniformly.Our Vanishing Wild Life|William T. Hornaday