- An example of an enactment is to sign a bill into law.
- An example of an enactment is a historical event being acted out a high school play.
The definition of an enactment is the process of making a law, or acting out a scene from a play or document.
- an enacting or being enacted
- something enacted, as a law or decree
- a. The act of enacting.b. The state of being enacted.
- Something that has been enacted: “Dance itself is the enactment of an energy which must seem &ellipsis; untrammeled, effortless, masterful” (Susan Sontag).
- The act of enacting, or the state of being enacted.
- The actors' powerful enactment of the play was breathtaking.
- The enactment of this law will be a great step backward for our country.
- (law) A piece of legislation that has been properly authorized by a legislative body.
- The enactments passed by the council that year included sweeping reforms.