regulatory issue meaning, regulatory issue definition | English Cobuild dictionary



  ( regulators    plural  ) A regulator is a person or organization appointed by a government to regulate an area of activity such as banking or industry.      n-count  
An independent regulator will be appointed to ensure fair competition.     
   regulatory             adj   ADJ n  
...the UK's financial regulatory system.     

self-regulatory      , self-regulating  
Self-regulatory systems, organizations, or activities are controlled by the people involved in them, rather than by outside organizations or rules.      adj   usu ADJ n  
For a self-regulatory system to work, the consent of all those involved is required.     
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field defining and covering legal issues related to computing and Internet.
[Tech.];[Telecom.];[Internet];[US];[UK] internet law
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