Translation of bylaw in Spanish:

bylaw

Pronunciation: /ˈbaɪlɔː/

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (company regulation) norma (feminine) the airport authority bylaws el reglamento del aeropuerto
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    • The company itself controlled its members through by-laws giving exclusive rights in certain books to certain publishers.
    • He welcomed the Town Council's move to introduce bye-laws to control the use of jet skis in Tramore Bay, but stressed that the laws needed to be backed up with the resources to enforce them.
    • Sligo County Council's environmental services presented the bye-laws to members of both the county and borough councils, who approved them last week.
    1.2 (local, municipal law) (British English/inglés británico) ordenanza (feminine) municipal
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    • In the peculiar circumstances of this case, I find that a case has not been made to deny the directors their right to enforce the by-laws of the corporation.
    • Other forms of delegated legislation include the power of ministers to legislate by Order in Council and for local authorities to make by-laws.
    • Meetings and marches are subject to the laws prohibiting obstruction of the highway, public nuisance, and trespass, and to local authority by-laws.

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Spain had three civil wars known as the guerras carlistas (1833-39, 1860, 1872-76). When Fernando VII died in 1833, he was succeeded not by his brother the Infante Don Carlos de Borbón, but by his daughter Isabel, under the regency of her mother María Cristina. This provoked a mainly northern-Spanish revolt, with local guerrillas pitted against the forces of the central government. The Carlist Wars were also a confrontation between conservative rural Catholic Spain, especially the Basque provinces and Aragón, led by the carlistas, and the progressive liberal urban middle classes allied with the army. Carlos died in 1855, but the carlistas, representing political and religious traditionalism, supported his descendants' claims until reconciliation in 1977 with King Juan Carlos.