come into effect


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come into effect

Of a law, policy, etc., to become official, legitimate, or valid. These changes in the uniform policy come into effect at the start of next year.
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come into effect

to become valid, effective, or operable. When did these rules come into effect? They came into effect while you were on vacation.
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come/go into efˈfect

(of laws, rules, etc.) begin to be used, applied, etc: The winter timetable comes into effect in November.
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If passed, the ban on harecoursing would come into effect within three months.
Once the new rates come into effect, gasoline will be sold up P0.40 a liter, while diesel prices will increased by P0.20 centavos per liter.