{dfp-include} Legal Definition of Purview


That part of an act of the legislature which begins with the words "Be it enacted," etc., aud ends before the repealing clause. According to some, this word also signifies a conditional gift or grant. It is said to be derived from the French pourvu, provided. It always implies a condition.



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