Definition of statutory order in English:

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statutory order

noun

Law
Former term for statutory instrument.
Example sentences
  • That is a necessary part of the process of deciding whether to seek one of the statutory orders, such as a care order, or to take any other action.
  • Section 239 is aimed at transactions which disturb the statutory order of distribution.
  • It would not produce the only thing that matters, namely, a reorientation of the statutory order of priorities as between the instruments.

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