Sentence Examples


  • The Port Authority has full powers to authorize construction works.
  • Under the Articles of Confederation it was principally Rhode Island that defeated the proposal to authorize Congress to levy an impost duty of 5% mainly as a means of meeting the debts of the Central government.
  • They may authorize district councils to aid persons in maintaining rights of common.
  • Any " town " having a village or district within its limits that contains moo inhabitants or more may authorize that village or district to establish a separate organization for lighting its streets, building and maintaining sidewalks, and employing a watchman or policeman, the officers of such organization to include at least a prudential committee and a clerk.
  • They may authorize the borrowing of money by a parish council, and they may lend money to a parish council.