regulatory agency

Definition of "regulatory agency"
  1. A branch empowered by the legislature to devise and enforce guidelines pertinent to its specific sphere of responsibility; frequently used interchangeably with 'agency' or 'administrative agency'
How to use "regulatory agency" in a sentence
  1. The regulatory agency was established to oversee the telecommunications sector.
  2. New safety guidelines for toys were set by the regulatory agency.
  3. The local regulatory agency launched an investigation to ensure compliance with the environmental laws.

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