The definition of statutory is something mandated by or related to statutes, which are laws or bills passed by the legislature.
An example of statutory law is the law found in the Clean Air Act, a federal statute.
- of, or having the nature of, a statute or statutes
- fixed, authorized, or established by statute
- declared by statute to be such, and hence legally punishable: said of an offense
- Of or relating to a statute.
- Enacted, regulated, or authorized by statute.
statute +"Ž -ory