of, relating to, or of the nature of a statute.
prescribed or authorized by statute.
conforming to statute.
(of an offense) recognized by statute; legally punishable.
of, relating to, or having the nature of a statute
prescribed or authorized by statute
(of an offence)
recognized by statute
subject to a punishment or penalty prescribed by statute
noun 1. statutory offense. statutory offense noun, Law. 1. a wrong punishable under a statute, rather than at common law.
noun 1. the written law established by enactments expressing the will of the legislature, as distinguished from the unwritten law or common law. statutory law [(stach-uh-tawr-ee)] A law or group of laws passed by a legislature or other official governing bodies. (Compare common law.)
noun, Law. 1. a wrong punishable under a statute, rather than at common law.
- Statutory order
noun 1. a statute that applies further legislation to an existing act