Definition of statutory order in English:

statutory order

Line breaks: statu|tory order

noun

Law
  • former term for statutory instrument.
    More 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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