Definition of Regulatory offense
1. Noun. Crimes created by statutes and not by common law.
Generic synonyms: Crime, Criminal Offence, Criminal Offense, Law-breaking, Offence, Offense
Specialized synonyms: Sex Crime, Sex Offense, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Assault, Bigamy
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Literary usage of Regulatory offense
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1. On DWI Laws in Other Countriesby Kathryn Stewart by Kathryn Stewart (2000)
"A driver with a BAC between .08 and .109 commits a regulatory offense under the Road Traffic Act. A BAC level between .05 and .079 also constitutes a ..."
2. National Corrections Reporting Program 1990 by Craig Perkins (1993)
"... Other property Drug offenses Possession Trafficking Other/unspecified drug Public-order offenses regulatory offense Nonregulatory public-order Weapons ..."