- directriz (f), directiva (f) (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) EU directives become binding on member states las directivas de la UE pasan a ser vinculantes para los estados miembrosMore example sentences
- If Community action is required, the Commission will proceed through directives rather than regulations.
- State authorities have ignored court directives demanding certain prisoners be produced.
- Everything is illegal unless approved by the government, thus the reason for such idiotic regulations and directives.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The Senado is the name of the upper chamber of the Spanish Cortes Generales, and the place where it meets. There are 250 senators, most of whom are elected every four years, at general elections, four from each province. A small number of senators are also elected by the autonomous governments.