administrative law

noun
the body of rules and principles that governs the duties and operations of federal or state administrative agencies, as commissions and boards.

Origin:
1890–95

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administrative law

noun
the body of rules and regulations and orders and decisions created by administrative agencies of government 
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Example sentences
Administrative law judge confirms federal agency's request for audit information.
Effect of appeal of administrative law judge's decision.
Dismissal of a request for a hearing before an administrative law judge.
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