How to use Mandatory in a sentence
We're what I'd call mandatory friends.
They are mandatory for many professions such as scientists, doctors and technicians.
It concerns the news item about mandatory helmets for children.
He was charged with murder for which there was a mandatory death sentence.
Passengers must also participate in mandatory life boat drills prior to every sailing.Advertisement
This is a mandatory 36-month service agreement.
The problem with a mandatory celibacy seems to me to be coercion.
The Assembly of 1906 authorized (but did not make mandatory) the use of a book of common worship; the question of a liturgy had been opened in (1883); a board of church erection in 1844; a board of work for freedmen; and a board of ministerial relief; after the union of 1869 the Board of Home Missions was removed from Philadelphia to New York City.
Scholarship programs typically cover the cost of tuition and mandatory fees at public or private colleges, universities and technical schools.
Most library science programs issue all admitted students a list of textbooks for their studies that are either mandatory or optional.Advertisement
Passengers should pay attention during each ship's mandatory boat drill (prior to leaving the embarkation port) to become familiar with emergency situations and how they will need to respond.
Individuals who complete the mandatory training receive OSHA 10-hour cards.
As of late 2004, all 50 states had mandatory screening of newborns for galactosemia.
Under the PPA, these charitable gifts count toward your mandatory annual withdrawal if you're 70 1/2 or older.
Most likely, deductible IRA owners 70 1/2 or older and those who have inherited IRAs or 401(k)s will have to take mandatory withdrawals in 2010.Advertisement
One of the main reasons that mandatory inclusion in the national 411 cell phone directory has not become a reality is that many cell phone owners are charged for incoming calls.
Reporting child abuse to authorities is mandatory for doctors, teachers, and childcare workers in most states as a means to prevent continued abuse.
With a complete previa, a c-section is mandatory as cervical dilation would cause bleeding.
Every state in the United States has mandatory newborn screening programs in place for phenylketonuria, as well as other diseases.
Draft registrations document when a man was registered for mandatory military duty, usually in time of war.Advertisement
Most communities offer sports programs to children of all ages, and enrollment in the public school system is not mandatory for joining a team.
For example, if you're hoping to use a layoff as an opportunity to venture out on your own and become self-employed, ask if you can pursue that dream rather than conducting the usually mandatory, formal job search.
Re-processing your claim using your original code ensures you will not have to go through the mandatory two week waiting period before receiving your unemployment benefits.
Use of the system is actually mandatory for taking care of many issues related to originating, processing, and servicing loans on single family homes guaranteed by the FHA.
Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) is a mandatory insurance required by many lenders when the borrower does not supply a down payment of 20% or more.Advertisement
Since the fertilized egg is implanted in an area too small for a growing fetus to survive and it can endanger the life of the mother if the organ where the egg is implanted ruptures, medical care is mandatory.
If I'm under 18, does my state have mandatory parental notification laws?
A Brazilian bikini wax is mandatory because shaving can produce unsightly bumps.
The application is approved and the new adopter can pick the pet up after waiting a mandatory 24 hours.
Tasks you are likely to be required to complete include drafting an articles of incorporation document, creating bylaws for the entity, filing mandatory paperwork with the court system, selecting directors, and other related tasks.Advertisement
These programs are not mandatory but often replace or add to the monthly grocery program.
As an added bonus, parents who are worried about video games contributing to a lack of physical activity will be pleased to see that the Nintendo Wii's innovative controller is designed to make movement mandatory for most games.
While it is not mandatory, a couple's costume will usually match, either exactly or thematically.
Once your parents stop making it mandatory, it's easy to forget how much fun group dates can be and opt for one-on-one dating instead.
Profiles are screened, registration is mandatory and members can set their own privacy standards to control what information other users have access to.Advertisement
Though the card industry would like to impose a mandate requiring greeting cards for every occasion, engagement cards are not mandatory.
The general rule is that gifts for an engagement celebration are not mandatory, however, they are most certainly welcomed if the couple is open to receiving them.
And nothing seems more collegiate than cotton, unless you're going to Yale where leather briefcases are mandatory.
No one loves removing shoes at the airport, but since it's mandatory, you may as well make the best of it.
Sometimes the classes are mandatory-- some courts require parenting instruction as part of the divorce decree and custody agreement.Advertisement
Even among folks who support mandatory school uniforms, there is a wide range of ideas about what constitutes a uniform.
That is often the argument in favor of mandatory uniforms.
As long as there are no proven positive effects of requiring school uniforms, it remains difficult to support the choice that many districts are making to make uniforms mandatory.
The mandatory equipment needed to do a triathlon are goggles and a swim suit for the swim portion, a helmet, bike and running shoes for the bike and run portion.
While some students and parents dislike the idea of strict dress codes, mandatory school uniforms ensure that every child looks alike, possibly leveling the bar when it comes to income and status levels.Advertisement
Mandatory school uniforms may not be as common in public schools, but their popularity is on the rise.
Long Beach Unified School District chose to implement a district wide mandatory uniform policy for all students in grades K-8 to help improve the overall moral and attitude of its students.
In the end, the Miami-Dade study stated "This study has not proven the unequivocal effectiveness of mandatory uniforms."
A relatively low heel lends this shoe to situations where a lot of walking will be mandatory, but sneakers are not an option.
If one rate you are considering includes government taxes fees and another one does not, find out exactly how much money these mandatory expenses will add to the total before making a final decision.Advertisement
The Uniform Time Act required a uniform method of observing DST in the U.S. While time change was not mandatory, any state that chose to participate in DST had to change the time during designated periods in the spring and fall.
Many cite a correlation between the increase in autism cases and the gradual increase in thimerosal exposure as the number of mandatory childhood vaccinations have increased from ten during the 1980s to the thirty that are required today.
Often, people use their middle initial, but this is not mandatory.
These mandatory practice periods help the cheerleaders stay in top form for cheer events and competitions.
While the entire program was new to him, Dean realized that if he was running for public office, certain obligations were mandatory.
War followed, in which Turkey was easily successful and gained a small rectification of frontier; then a few months later Crete was taken over "en depot" by the Four Powers - Germany and Austria not participating, - and Prince George of Greece was appointed their mandatory.
The French government now asked to be allowed to march into Spain, as Austria had marched into Naples, as the mandatory of the powers, for the purpose of putting a stop to a state of things perilous alike to herself and to all Europe.
You'd never see Janet on a TV quiz show yet the woman showed up for work, most of the time, complained infrequently, and, except for mandatory cigarette breaks, worked like a sled dog on short rations.
While she'd never admit to concern for his wishes, Ethel seemed to limit her smoking around Dean, but never abstinence from the mandatory one "after."
Statutory intervention has now abrogated the need for this mandatory warning in all the above cases.
Except for wave-off and hold, which are mandatory, the LSE's signals are only advisory in nature.
However, I have not advocated mandatory key escrow.
For any accounting or measurement issue that is not addressed in the SME standards, the IASB proposes mandatory fallback to IFRS.
As speculative computations may be infinite, while mandatory ones remain finite, while mandatory ones remain finite, divergence should be defined with the greatest care.
Foden Vehicle manufacturer Will offer choice of analog or VDO digital until mandatory fitment required.
In the United States mandatory fortification of cereal grain products went into effect in January 1998.
Heavy rubber galoshes complete the mandatory outfit, slowing even the fittest soldiers ' advance to a walk.
Council Tax is a mandatory levy based on the occupation of property.
The parole board decides on further applications and all mandatory lifers who are released are on a life license and subject to recall.
Most direct cost to DSA would arise from the introduction of mandatory logbooks.
From 1st April 2005 it is legally mandatory for these safety critical products sold in the EU to carry the CE Marking.
The availability of large amounts of data from modem radar systems makes the automation of target detection almost mandatory.
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Data fields in the registration form are either mandatory or optional.
Return to Practice courses for nurses became mandatory on 1st April 2000.
Tho it looks like a slightly less attractive version of its predecessor as seems mandatory at BMW these days appearances are deceptive.
By 1838 the Beaufort wind force scale was made mandatory for log entries in all ships of the Royal Navy.
The inclusion of raw data should not be considered mandatory.
The report's conclusions cover areas from Court procedure and mandatory mediation to Patent Office practice and IP insurance.
With the exception of adult patients receiving nitrous oxide / oxygen inhalation sedation, an escort is mandatory for conscious sedation.
The temperature in May is not too bad but long sleeved shirts or tops are mandatory.
Although overall this video does n't sizzle to quite the degree of Lucas ' best work, it's still mandatory viewing.
By 1908, thirty-five of the forty state commissions were of the mandatory type, and thirteen of these had been created since 1904.
Its powers do not extend to direct and mandatory regulation, being supervisory and advisory only, but it can make recommendations at its discretion, appealing if necessary to the General Court; and it has had great influence and excellent results.
In 1878 a state railway commission was established which has mandatory power for the settlement of all traffic problems and makes annual reports.
The postulator, who is the mandatory of a diocese or ecclesiastical commonalty, is the solicitor.
Lying low is now mandatory in Baghdad, a city rife with rumors that foreigners will soon be asked to leave.
Although overall this video does n't sizzle to quite the degree of Lucas ' best work, it 's still mandatory viewing.
The steady trickle of deaths in football has led to mandatory screening for all junior recruits at Premier League clubs.
The forms are being streamlined so that only those services identified as ' mandatory ' are recorded.
Post-placement adoptive follow-ups are mandatory.
Shower games are not a mandatory part of every baby shower; however, they do serve as icebreakers to help guests get to know each other.
This entails selecting mandatory and optional coverages.
Mandatory coverage includes the amounts the insurance company will pay for any one person in the other car injured in an accident, as well as the property damage done to the other car.
Issuers can institute them earlier; but, they are not mandatory until July 2010.
The Identity Theft Penalty Enhancement Act, passed in July 2004, makes it a little bit easier since it outlines mandatory sentencing for some identity theft cases.
The management service will likely take a cut of these payments or request a mandatory donation.
It is not mandatory to consult with all of the team members; each client may choose to meet with only one or two team members, depending on the situation and their needs.
As part of trash pick-up, many towns have mandatory recycling and nearly all waste management facilities have recycling areas.
Some states make this certification mandatory, while others treat it as optional.
Skin protection is mandatory for all skin types to prevent the damaging effects of the sun.
The workshops usually feature two mandatory tank dives in the morning, an Adobe Photoshop presentation after lunch and optional afternoon and evening dives.
Out of pasture exercise, fresh air, clean bedding and water are mandatory.
Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional.
Figures suggest that in states where parental consent has been made mandatory, the rate of teen abortions have clearly fallen.
Engagement announcements aren't mandatory, but they're a nice way to spread the news without having to call everyone you know.
While not mandatory, games are a great way to break the ice and elevate the mood of your event.
No one ever said that it's mandatory for weddings and wedding receptions to be formal, traditional, or elaborate.
A short time later, after missing another mandatory drug test, he had finally blown all of his chances and an L.A. county judge sentenced the actor, and now father and husband, to one year in prison.
Douglas' charges, all of which he has plead guilty for, carry a mandatory 10 year sentence in the state of New York.
Critics are saying that if Cameron Douglas does receive a more lenient sentence other than the mandatory 10 years, that it will be yet another example of the rich and famous getting preferential treatment when it comes to criminal cases.
In certain, specific, cases, expulsion would be mandatory, and these situations would be spelled out in the School Safety Plan.
The junior college has deemed contributions in their RMT mandatory.
The truth of the matter is that criteria and classification for UV protection is not mandatory.
While many of the features in Juiced are considered average or mandatory for racing games, the customizations are the stand-outs for this racing title.
In fact, in some states, it's mandatory.
Before long, a version of Fierges, called Jeu Force, was developed that included mandatory jumps making it more interesting and challenging to play.
Every participant pays a mandatory $10 registration fee.
Cheerleader hopefuls can sign up for an optional pre-tryout clinic held in March or April, followed by the intensive, three-day mandatory tryout usually held in April.
Indeed, your internal inferno is a mandatory piece of your weight management puzzle.
Of course, the prepackaged foods are not mandatory, though they are strongly suggested (this is a for-profit business, after all).
This is a mandatory requirement for any recipe collection geared toward diabetes.
There are mandatory elements of the Atkins approach, one of those is you must drink at least 2 quarts of water per day, some other beverages are allowed, also.
However, these additional items are not mandatory, because many exercises can be done on a regular chair or even with no furniture at all.
As such, it should come as no surprise that the bicep flex is a mandatory pose in bodybuilding competitions.
Commitment is mandatory for peak results, and even after a week of hourly workouts, you will see results (providing that your caloric intake has not increased).
Property damage liability insurance, which covers the cost of repairs to the other driver's vehicle after a collision and is also mandatory in most U.S. regions.
If you live in states like California where it is mandatory to have at least liability insurance, auto insurance is a necessary expense.
Often it is included as a mandatory fee as part of the tuition bill.
However, in order to participate in TFL, participation in both Medicare Part A (hospital insurance) and Medicare Part B (medical coverage) is mandatory.
For some caretakers, however, a medical release is mandatory or vital to the health of your child.
Not only is this a huge expense, by using mandatory enrollment and the employer's percentage share placed at all-time highs, most business owners of all sizes are part of the arguments against health care reform.
These include contributions made up of matching funds, mandatory contributions by the employer, and discretionary contributions.
It is a mandatory holiday, though in recent years it has become known as a day to get good deals at retail shops.
He was none the happier to find out about it afterward, especially since she had to miss part of a task to attend a mandatory DUI class.
The only mandatory pieces of the uniform that remain are the sash and vest.
The new untucked version of the operation dress uniform can be purchased now, but they will not be mandatory wear until 2012.
At the Daisy level, a blue smock or blue vest is mandatory.
Growing old is mandatory; growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional!
Clearly, including a Christmas letter isn't mandatory.
After October 2015, the uniform will become mandatory to wear by personnel instead of the previous green uniform.
Acting for Land Rover in obtaining their mandatory injunction against KPMG Receivers of UPF for the continued supply of chassis.
Nearly all the large salaries and many of those of the second grade are made mandatory by the legislature, which has also determined many affairs of a purely administrative character.
In areas where Jenner's techniques were available, infections fell, and when inoculation became mandatory, they plummeted.
The influence of the railways has been very great, and a constant drag on just taxation and other legislative reforms. In 1885, 1887 and 1897 the legislature created a Board of Transportation consisting of existing state executive officers or their secretaries, but this could do little except gather statistics, investigate alleged abuses, and advise the legislature, upon which the regulation of rates remained mandatory by the constitution.
The secret ballot was adopted in 1891; the use of the voting machines was authorized in 1899; and the nomination of candidates by primaries was made mandatory in 1907.
He offered to surrender the claim, successfully asserted when the sultan had been excluded from the Holy Alliance and the affairs of the Ottoman empire from the deliberations of Vienna, that the affairs of the East were the " domestic concerns of Russia," and to march into Turkey, as Austria had marched into Naples, " as the mandatory of Europe."
The law does not make the nomination of candidates for the United States Senate by this method mandatory nor such choice binding upon the General Assembly.
By a provision unique in 1875, the constitution authorized the legislature to provide that the electors might express their preferences for United States senators; but this was not treated as mandatory on the legislature, and though votes were at times taken (1886, 1894), they were not officially canvassed, nor were any senatorial The amendment increased the pay of members from three dollars to five dollars a day " during their sitting," and provided that sessions should last at least sixty days, and that members should not receive pay " for more than sixty days at any one sitting"; the original constitution had provided that they should " not receive pay for more than forty days at any one session " and had prescribed no minimum length for a session.
In 1907 there were about 960,000 volumes in public township libraries for which a law of 1887 had made provision; since 1895 the formation of such libraries has been mandatory, and books, chosen by the county superintendent, are bought from a fund of io cents for every person of school age in towns, villages and cities of the fourth class.