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Category: LAWS AND STATUTES

  • Laws and Statutes
    • 10-100
      • Friends 1994 TV Series
        • Fake police code that Chandler makes up when he goes to the restroom: Officer Bing has got a 10-100. That's pee-pee. (Season 5 episode The One With Rachel's Inadvertent Kiss)
    • The 11th Commandment
    • 211th Amendment To The Constitution
      • Harrison Bergeron 1961 Literature
        • In the opening paragraph of the story, Vonnegut writes that it is the year 2081, and everybody is literally equal because of the 211th, 212th, and 213th Amendments to the United States Constitution.
    • 212th Amendment To The Constitution
      • Harrison Bergeron 1961 Literature
        • In the opening paragraph of the story, Vonnegut writes that it is the year 2081, and everybody is literally equal because of the 211th, 212th, and 213th Amendments to the United States Constitution.
    • 213th Amendment To The Constitution
      • Harrison Bergeron 1961 Literature
        • In the opening paragraph of the story, Vonnegut writes that it is the year 2081, and everybody is literally equal because of the 211th, 212th, and 213th Amendments to the United States Constitution.
    • The 28th Amendment
      • The Tick 2016 TV Series
        • The statue that Arthur invokes when he gets arrested, which prohibits law enforcement from exposing a super's identity or place of residence. Also means a lot of paperwork. (Season 1 episode Where's My Mind, Season 2 episode Hot Beige!)
    • 61st Amendment
      • Demolition Man 1993 Film
        • Law that allowed Arnold Schwarzenegger to become president even though he wasn't a natural born citizen
    • 68-C Immigration Act
    • A.E.G.I.S. Article 1026-B
      • The Tick 2016 TV Series
        • Superhero Flexon filed an injunction requesting the immediate release of Lobstercules under A.E.G.I.S. Article 1026-B, which states that coerced criminal action cannot be cause for imprisonment. It was rejected. (Season 2 episode Joan!)
    • The Anti Immunity Bill
      • The Hood Maker 1955 Literature
        • Proposed legislation that would make wearing a probe screen known as a hood that shields thoughts from psychic surveillance.
    • Article 14, Section 31
      • Star Trek: Discovery 2017 TV Series
        • "And, Captain Pike, Section 31 may not be the shining beacon of righteous conduct you want it to be, but they are a critical intelligence division, and we have more pressing priorities than debating Article 14 of Starfleet's charter." (Season 2 episode Saints of Imperfection)
    • Article 3, Section 7
      • Dimension 404 2017 TV Series
        • Section of a law that Dr. Matthew Maker shouts out when the rejected clones begin to revolt: "Expressions of free will and independent thought are strictly prohibited!" (Season 1 episode Matchmaker)
    • Article 6-Rulu, Uniform Code of Admiralty Conduct, Section 19
      • Farscape 1999 TV Series
        • Regulation Captain Braca uses to relieve Commandant Grayza of command. (Season 4 episode We're So Screwed, Part 3: La Bomba)
    • Article Four
      • Watchmen 2019 TV Series
        • Law concerning the emergency release of Tulsa police weapons. (Season 1 episode It's Summer and We're Running Out of Ice)
    • Article I
      • Farscape 1999 TV Series
        • Larraq attempts to commandeer Moya under Peacekeeper Article I as part of his Priority Red One mission. (Season 1 episode A Bug's Life)
    • The Articles Of World Federation
      • Stranger In A Strange Land 1961 Literature
        • Laws that created the World Federation. "The principle itself was never abolished, being embalmed in Articles I & IX of the Amendments to the Constitution of the United States of America-and therefore nominal law for many humans-even though the basic document had been almost superseded in actual practice by the Articles of World Federation."
    • Artificial Intelligence Laws of 2006
      • Johnny Mnemonic 1995 Film
        • Founder and former CEO of PharmaKom Anna Kalmann has Swiss Citizenship under the Artificial Intelligence Laws of 2006.
    • Bill 949-C
      • Parks And Recreation 2009 TV Series
        • Councilman Jamm proposes a bill that that only allows someone to vote in a Pawnee election if their I.D. lists an official Pawnee address. (Season 6 episode Filibuster)
    • Bondsman Guild Protocol Waiver
    • The Boy Scout Rule Of Ds
      • Workaholics 2011 TV Series
        • According to Adam, if you accidentally see someone's dick, the only way to set the universe right is to show them your dick. (Season 1 episode We Be Ballin')
    • Brad's Law
      • Rick And Morty 2013 Animated Series
        • Any deer shot by a hunter is that hunter's property regardless of how far it runs or who intercepts it before it dies. (Season 2 episode A Rickle in Time)
    • Campaign Finance Reform and Donor Disclosure Act
      • Watchmen 2019 TV Series
        • Act President Robert Redford signs into law in 1993, which stops Veidt from using his wealth to further influence the Democratic Party. (Peteypedia supplemental materials - HBO website)
    • The Charter Of The New Republic
      • Star Wars: The Mandalorian 2019 TV Series
        • Charter that Kuiil mentions when telling his story about reprogramming the bounty droid: "I recovered the flotsam and staked it as my own in accordance with the Charter of the New Republic." (Chapter 7 The Reckoning)
    • Code 6110
      • Star Wars Rebels 2014 Animated Series
        • Imperial code that Sabine mentions when she gets busted by a stormtrooper in the Jedi temple on Lothal. Sabine: "I was just following protocol sir, Code 6110." Stormtrooper: "That's military code. This operation is classified under Directive AT-1-4." (Season 4 episode A World Between Worlds)
    • Code 698
      • Max Headroom 1987 TV Series
        • Law authorizing the security team at the Sybaris residential complex - Security Systems building that Edison Carter breaks into - to use deadly force (Season 1 episode Security Systems)
    • The Code Of Elves
      • Elf 2003 Film
        • 1: Treat every day like Christmas. 2: There's room for everyone on the Nice list. 3: The best way to spread Christmas Cheer.
    • The Code of Harry
      • Dexter 2006 TV Series
        • The set of rules that Harry taught Dexter so he wouldn't get caught killing bad guys. (Season 1 episode Dexter)
    • Code One Alpha Zero
      • Star Trek: The Next Generation 1987 TV Series
        • Starfleet Emergency procedure requiring all personnel to alert stations aboard a starship. Commander Riker orders a Code One Alpha Zero when he learns that the USS Jenolan crashed on the outer surface of the Dyson sphere. (Season 6 episode Relics)
      • Star Trek Beyond 2016 Film
        • Starfleet Emergency procedure requiring all personnel to alert stations aboard a starship. Captain Kirk orders a Code One Alpha Zero when Krall attacks the Enterprise.
    • Commerce Treaty Of 1647
    • Compulsory Benefit Bill of 2021
      • The Running Man 1982 Literature
        • She looked at her husband. He was seated at the table, staring up at the Free-Vee with steady, vacant concentration. He had been watching it for weeks now. It wasn't like him. He hated it, always had. Of course, every Development apartment had one—it was the law—but it was still legal to turn them off. The Compulsory Benefit Bill of 2021 had failed to get the required two-thirds majority by six votes. Ordinarily they never watched it. But ever since Cathy had gotten sick, he had been watching the big-money giveaways. It filled her with sick fear.
    • The Compulsory Birth Control Act
      • Logan's Run 1967 Literature
        • The Thirty-ninth Amendment to the Constitution, which regulated the number of children a citizen could have.
    • Corrodium-3 Deduction
      • Zero Effect 1998 Film
        • Fictional U.S. tax deduction that Gloria Sullivan asks Darryl Zero to explain when she's testing him on his claim of being an accountant. He explains that the Corrodium 3 deduction is the most widely misunderstood deduction in the book. It is an incentive used by large manufacturers who are able to moderate their use of Class 3 decay toxins such as Corrodium and Maalgorium.
    • Criminal Code Section 12 Paragraph 7
      • Friends 1994 TV Series
        • Criminal code Phoebe mentions that she and her new cop boyfriend Gary violated they took a little detour during their stroll in the park. (Season 5 episode The One With Rachel's Inadvertent Kiss)
    • The Cutter's Code
      • The Final Cut 2004 Film
        • I. A Cutter cannot sell or give away Zoe footage. II. A Cutter cannot have a Zoe implant. III. A Cutter cannot mix Zoe footage from different lives for a Rememory.
    • The Defense of Police Act
      • Watchmen 2019 TV Series
        • a.k.a. DOPA, amendment to the Keene Act that was passed after the White Night. Senator Joe Keene wrote DOPA so police officers could wear masks which would protect their identities. (Season 1 episode She Was Killed by Space Junk)
    • Dinstman-Lenhoff Bill
      • The 4400 2004 TV Series
        • Maia registered her precognitive insight ability under the Dinstman-Lenhoff Bill. (Season 2 episode Wake Up Call, Part 1) Legislation written by Senator Roalnd Lenhoff. (Season 4 episode The Truth and Nothing But the Truth)
    • Directive AT-1-4
      • Star Wars Rebels 2014 Animated Series
        • Imperial directive that a stormtrooper mentions when he busts Sabine in the Jedi temple on Lothal. Sabine: "I was just following protocol sir, Code 6110." Stormtrooper: "That's military code. This operation is classified under Directive AT-1-4." (Season 4 episode A World Between Worlds)
    • Domestic Intelligence Surveillance Act
      • Continuum 2012 TV Series
        • Law Kiera quotes in episode Minute Man: Unregistered media, analogue or printed materials, physical video or audio media is classified contraband under Section 702 of the Domestic Intelligence Surveillance Act.
    • Don't Be Stupid Rules
      • Stranger Things 2016 TV Series
        • The rules Hopper comes up with for Eleven when she comes to live with him in his cabin. (Season 2 episode Chapter Three: The Pollywog)
    • Emergency Health Powers Act
      • Rant 2007 Literature
        • Echo Lawrence: Give me a break. At dawn, that redneck sheriff pulls up next to our car and bullhorns that we're in violation of the federal Emergency Health Powers Act and the I-SEE-U curfew. We didn't want to leave Mrs. Casey unprotected, but the Big Chief Sheriff points his gun at us and says, "How about you-all come into town for some questioning…"
    • Emergency Orders 6 & 7
      • Elysium 2013 Film
        • put into effect when unauthorized ships enter Elysium airspace
    • Emergency Quarantine Order 74
      • The 4400 2004 TV Series
        • Law passed to contain the 4400 when they become sick. (Season 2 episode The Fifth Page)
    • Endangered Species Act
      • Star Trek: Discovery 2017 TV Series
        • Federation Law: If a Starfleet vessel were to come across an endangered species, protocol required the transport of the creature to a xenologic facility or sanctuary. (Season 1 episode 7 Music to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad)
    • Environmental Impact and Sustainability Act
      • Better Call Saul 2015 TV Series
        • Newly passed act that Chuck mentions as he transcribers his notes when Jimmy comes in to tell him he passed the bar in a flashback sequence. (Season 1 episode RICO)
    • Executive Order 355
      • Elysium 2013 Film
        • according to executive order 355, Elysium is unauthorized to use their assets on Earth
    • Executive Order 768-4
    • Federal Statute 537-29
    • The First Law Of Robotics
      • I, Robot 1950 Literature
        • A robot may not injure a human being, or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm.
    • The Five Principles Of Liberty
      • Men Like Gods 1923 Literature
        • Life in Utopia is governed by "the Five Principles of Liberty", which are privacy, free movement, unlimited knowledge, truthfulness, and free discussion (allowing criticism).
    • Form 15-50: Special Status Exemption Waiver
      • The Tick 2016 TV Series
        • One of the forms required for Arthur and The Tick's request for maximum security prison visitation to Lobstercules. "The one form almost everyone forgets."(Season 2 episode Categorically Speaking)
    • Form 395 Tack Two Charlie
      • Eureka 2006 TV Series
        • Form that has to be completed before allowed to leave Eureka, filed at the DOD (Season 1 episode Invincible)
    • Form 5-11C
      • The Tick 2016 TV Series
        • One of the forms required for Arthur and The Tick's request for maximum security prison visitation to Lobstercules. (Season 2 episode Categorically Speaking)
    • Form 924/B
    • Form CRM-114
      • Fun With Dick And Jane 2005 Film
        • A financial transaction form number. Reference to the C.R.M. 114 Discriminator radio device in Stanley Kubrick's Dr. Strangelove.
    • Form I.A. 248
      • Eureka 2006 TV Series
        • Department of Defense form that must be submitted for an "intimate alliance”, i.e. Sheriff Carter and Allison Blake's romantic relationship (Season 4 episode Clash of the Titans)
    • The Galactic Concordance
      • Star Wars: Lost Stars 2015 Literature
        • After being extracted out of conflict zones on Coruscant, Imperial Grand Vizier Mas Amedda contacts Mon Mothma and sues for peace, initiating talks that culminate in the signing of the Galactic Concordance.
      • Star Wars: Aftermath: Empire’s End 2017 Literature
        • After being extracted out of conflict zones on Coruscant, Imperial Grand Vizier Mas Amedda contacts Mon Mothma and sues for peace, initiating talks that culminate in the signing of the Galactic Concordance.
    • GCC Civil Regulation, Section Two
      • Continuum 2012 TV Series
        • From episode So Do Our Minutes Hasten. law Law quoted regarding a illegal political gathering.
    • The Gene Guard Act
      • Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom 2018 Film
        • Law mentioned on the promotional Dinosaur Protection Group website: The Ethical Negligence within Paleo-Genetic-Resurrection (ENPGR) Bill was passed under the new simpler title Gene Guard Act in 1997, as a response to the San Diego incident. It was formed by the US House Committee of Science (UHCS) working with key members of InGen's senior management. This Act would extend existing dinosaur specimens the same rights and protections as other endangered animals, as well as restrict any further access to the islands owned by InGen. It also prohibited any further cloning of new prehistoric fauna or flora by the company, which was committed (at the time) to upholding strict ethical regulations concerning the animals.
    • General Order 1
      • Star Trek: Discovery 2017 TV Series
        • Precursor to The Prime Directive, which Captain Pike cites as reason not to reveal the truth to the residents of New Eden. (Season 2 episode New Eden)
    • The Great Balance
      • Star Trek: Discovery 2017 TV Series
        • The central, organizing truth of the Kelpien people - a way of life oriented toward death and the role that that the Ba'ul play in it. (Season 2 episode An Obol for Charon)
    • The Great Truth
    • Health Ordinance 32
    • Holgee's Theorem
      • Dimension Of Miracles 1968 Literature
        • Order is merely a primitive an arbitrary relational grouping of objects in the chaos of the universe, and that, if a beings intelligence and power approached maximum, is coefficient of control (considered as the product of intelligence and power, and expressed by the symbol ing) would approach minimum - due to the disastrous geometric progression of objects to be comprehended and controlled outstripping the arithmetic progression of Grasp.
    • Household Rule #856, Subsection D, Paragraph 2: We Do Not Eat The Cat.
      • ALF 1986 TV Series
        • Rule made for ALF living in the Tanner household (Season 1 episode Going Out of My Head Over You)
    • The I Love California Amendment
      • BoJack Horseman 2014 Animated Series
        • Exorbitantly expensive and astonishingly titled amendment that allows Governor Woodchuck to race Mr. Peanutbutter down Devil's Mountain (Season 4 episode See Mr. Peanutbutter Run)
    • I-SEE-U Curfew
      • Rant 2007 Literature
        • Echo Lawrence: Give me a break. At dawn, that redneck sheriff pulls up next to our car and bullhorns that we're in violation of the federal Emergency Health Powers Act and the I-SEE-U curfew. We didn't want to leave Mrs. Casey unprotected, but the Big Chief Sheriff points his gun at us and says, "How about you-all come into town for some questioning…"
    • Interdepartmental Information And Access Release Form
      • The Tick 2016 TV Series
        • One of the forms required for Arthur and The Tick's request for maximum security prison visitation to Lobstercules. (Season 2 episode Categorically Speaking)
    • Jus Primae Noctis
      • 1984 1949 Literature
        • Law by which every capitalist had the right to sleep with any woman working in one of his factories
    • The Larkin Decision
      • Stranger In A Strange Land 1961 Literature
        • Precedent resulting from the famous case of General Atomics versus Larkin, in which the High Court ruled that "a corporate person, a mere legal fiction, could not own a planet; therefore the real owners were the flesh-and-blood men who had maintained the occupation-Larkin and Associates."
    • Latham County Penal Code Article 223-7
      • Seinfeld 1989 TV Series
        • Law that requires you to help or assist anyone in danger as long as it's reasonable todo so. It's new. It's called the Good Samaritan Law. (Season 9 episode The Finale)
    • The Law Of Necessary Opposites
      • The Status Civilization 1960 Literature
        • "Excellent. Understanding that, we ask, why did The Black One allow even the illusion of Good to exist in an Evil universe? And the answer is found in the Law of Necessary Opposites; for Evil could not be recognized as such without something to contrast it with. The best contrast is an opposite. And the opposite of Evil is Good." The priest smiled triumphantly. "It's so simple and clear-cut, isn't it?"
    • The Leslie Knope Fun In The Sun Act
    • Lesser Codicil
      • The Status Civilization 1960 Literature
        • The priest held up his hand. "Under both the sacred and the profane law, ignorance is no excuse for nonperformance of one's duties. Indeed, ignorance can be punished as an act of willful neglect, based upon the Total Personal Responsibility Act of '23, to say nothing of the Lesser Codicil." He smiled again. "However, there is no question of chastisement for you as yet."
    • LGU Disciplinary Charter, Section 2
      • Continuum 2012 TV Series
        • Rule security guard quotes when telling students at Lions Gate University to disband during free speech demonstration or be subject to expulsion in episode A Minute Changes Everything
    • Life Debt Relief And Rectification Statute
      • Continuum 2012 TV Series
        • Law government agent mentions when seizing Kiera's mother's belongings in episode Minute Man
    • Limited Disclosure Application Form
      • The Tick 2016 TV Series
        • One of the forms required for Arthur and The Tick's request for maximum security prison visitation to Lobstercules. (Season 2 episode Categorically Speaking)
    • The Manchurian Test
      • Star Trek: Discovery 2017 TV Series
        • Test that Dr. Culber mentions, that Tyler apparently passed when after escaping from Klingon captivity with Captain Lorca (Season 1 episode 10 Despite Yourself)
    • National Security Memorandum 10/2 Of 1948
      • Influx 2014 Literature
        • The legal mandate enabling the Federal Bureau of Technology Control to protect society by empowering them to deceive the public for the greater good. a.k.a. The Necessary Lie.
    • National Security Memorandum 68 Of 1950
      • Influx 2014 Literature
        • The legal mandate enabling the Federal Bureau of Technology Control to protect society by empowering them to deceive the public for the greater good. a.k.a. The Necessary Lie.
    • New Mexico Hazardous Waste Act Of 1978
      • Breaking Bad 2008 TV Series
        • Law that fake inspector Kuby quotes to the owner of the car wash Bogdan Wolynet, with help from Skyler in his earpiece. (Season 4 episode Open House)
    • Parking Violation 27B/6
    • Pawnee Charter Article Two, Section Two
      • Parks And Recreation 2009 TV Series
        • Be it decreed: Should the taxation of tea rise to an unacceptable level, citizens shall dump Ted into Ramsett Lake. (Season 5 episode Article Two)
    • Pawnee Jobs Bill P-129.4
      • Parks And Recreation 2009 TV Series
        • Proposed legislation. Passing it is listed as one of the things that Leslie is for in her campaign ad. (Season 4 episode Campaign Ad)
    • Penal Code 640.3
      • Flow My Tears, The Policeman Said 1974 Literature
        • Law that the police corporal quotes after finding Mr. Mufi with a young boy while searching the apartment complex for Jason Taverner. The new revision of the Penal Code, 640.3, has it that twelve is the age of consent for a minor to engage in a sexual act either with another child of either sex or an adult also of either sex but with only one at a time.
    • Penal Code Section 618A
      • The Simpsons 1989 Animated Series
        • Violation Marge is charged with following her adventure with Ruth Powers - wanton destruction of precious antique cans. (Season 5 episode Marge on the Lam)
    • People's Committee Order 398
      • The Adventures of Baron Munchausen 1988 Film
        • Notice on the equestrian statue: "Defence of the Republic: Cannibalism. The Public are reminded that the Eating of Human Flesh for whatsoever reason is against the law and is punishable by death or a Fine of 50,000 Guineas. People's Committee. Order 398".
    • Petition For Security Clearance Form
      • The Tick 2016 TV Series
        • One of the forms required for Arthur and The Tick's request for maximum security prison visitation to Lobstercules. (Season 2 episode Categorically Speaking)
    • The Prime Directive
    • Prometheus Protocol
      • Future Man 2017 TV Series
        • The Kronitorium's security code for intruders in the building. (Season 1 episode Prelude to an Apocalypse)
    • Proposition 304
      • The Simpsons 1989 Animated Series
        • Proposed law news reporter mentions: Of course, this is just a television poll which is not legally binding, unless Proposition 304 passes. (Season 6 episode Homer Badman)
    • Protocol 22/B-39
      • Elysium 2013 Film
        • put into effect when unauthorized ships enter Elysium airspace
    • Public Law 1312
      • Stranger In A Strange Land 1961 Literature
        • Law mentioned during the Wise Girl commercial that plays on the stereo while Caxton and Jill eat dinner at the restaurant in Hagerstown. "Remember, friends, every wise girl uses Wise Girls. Easy to carry, pleasant to take, guaranteed no-fail, and approved for sale without prescription under Public Law 1312, Why take a chance on old-fashioned, unesthetic, harmful, unsure methods? Why risk losing his love and respect?"
    • Public Service Recruitment Pass
    • The Racial Act of 2004
      • The Running Man 1982 Literature
        • According to Killian’s file, Ben Richards held racial responses outlawed by the Racial Act of 2004, and made several rather violent responses during the word-association test.
    • The Regional Articles
    • Registration Act
      • Civil War 2006 Comic Books
        • Law passed following the destruction of Stamford Elementary during an episode of the superhero reality TV show New Warriors.
    • Regulation 157, Section Three
      • Star Trek: Discovery 2017 TV Series
        • Starfleet regulation that requires officers to abstain from participating in historical events. (Season 2 episode Such Sweet Sorrow)
    • Regulation 17.43 Of The Starfleet Code
      • Star Trek 2009 Film
        • The ethical code of conduct that Kirk is accused of violating when he cheats on Spock's Kobayashi Maru test.
    • Regulation 19, Section C
    • Reinsberg Vs. The State Of Missouri
      • Stranger In A Strange Land 1961 Literature
        • Court case mentioned during the series of news stories that open Part Two: "The High Court upset a ruling of the Supreme Court of the United States in re eligibility to vote in primaries involving Federation Assemblymen in the case of Reinsberg vs. the State of Missouri."
    • Rule 17
      • The Office 2005 TV Series
        • Dwight: "There are 40 rules all Schrute boys must learn before the age of five." Rule 17 is "Don't turn your back on bears, men you have wronged, or the dominant turkey during mating season." (Season 5 episode The Duel)
    • The Schrute Codes Of Mourning
      • The Office 2005 TV Series
        • Dwight brings two pails to the office when his aunt dies. Dwight: "In keeping with Schrute custom, I will either invite you to Saturday's funeral by sprinkling red, fertile dirt in your face, or I will ask you to keep a respectful distance during my time of grief, with a dusting of black, slightly acidic soil." (Season 9 episode The Farm)
    • Scientific Protocol 29-C
      • 2036 Origin Unknown 2018 Film
        • Protocol ARTI quotes when the probe reaches the anomaly on Mars, which dictates that any discovery must undergo sample extraction and analysis.
    • The Second Law Of Robotics
      • I, Robot 1950 Literature
        • A robot must obey the orders given it by human beings except where such orders would conflict with the First Law.
    • Section 21-A, Nuclear Disaster Protocol
    • Section 76 Of The Union Code
      • Continuum 2012 TV Series
        • Edouard Kagame is arrested in episode Season 1 episode 1 A Stitch in Time under Section 76 of the Union Code, charged with being the leader of the terrorist group Liber8 and conspiring to plot against the Corporate Congress
    • Section QV6
      • Eureka 2006 TV Series
        • Department of Defense statute that makes Sheriff Carter obliged to respond to Warren's questions about his relationship with Allison. (Season 4 episode Clash of the Titans)
    • Security Code 30
      • The Simpsons 1989 Animated Series
        • Security code that Investo the Robot blurts out when Bart assaults him with coffee, the robot that greets humans at the Springfield Franchise Expo. (Season 8 episode The Twisted World of Marge Simpson)
    • The Sentient Life Form Protection Act
      • Dimension 404 2017 TV Series
        • Law that Dr. Matthew Maker mentions, preventing him from killing rejected clones. (Season 1 episode Matchmaker)
    • The Seven Commandments
      • Animal Farm 1945 Literature
        • 1 Whatever goes upon two legs is an enemy. 2 Whatever goes upon four legs, or has wings, is a friend.3 No animal shall wear clothes. 4 No animal shall sleep in a bed. 5 No animal shall drink alcohol. 6 No animal shall kill any other animal. 7 All animals are equal.
    • The Skynet Funding Bill
      • Terminator 2: Judgment Day 1991 Film
        • The Terminator: "The Skynet Funding Bill is passed. The system goes online August 4th, 1997. Human decisions are removed from strategic defense."
    • Starfleet Code, Section 12, Paragraph 4
      • Star Trek: Nemesis 2002 Film
        • Starfleet regulation requiring captains to stay onboard during away missions, which Data begins to recite at Riker and Troi's wedding before Picard shuts him up.
    • Starfleet General Order One
    • Starfleet Regulation 13982
      • Star Trek: Discovery 2017 TV Series
        • Regulation that Captain Lorca mentions that allows him to conscript virtually anyone in time of war, namely Michael Burnham (Season 1 episode 5 Choose Your Pain)
    • Starfleet Regulation 619
      • Star Trek 2009 Film
        • Any command officer who's emotionally compromised by the mission at hand must resign said command.
    • Statute 11
      • Continuum 2012 TV Series
        • Law referenced by government official when Julian "liberates" the factory cities during future flashback in episode Seconds
    • Statute 153.2
      • Eureka 2006 TV Series
        • Police code governing juggling, put into effect in 1987 after an unfortunate plasma torch accident. (Season 5 episode Smarter Carter)
    • Super Relocation Act
      • The Incredibles 2004 Animated Film
        • The government passes the Superhero Relocation Act, granting amnesty to all the supers (and relocating them à la the Witness Protection Program), on the condition that they retire from superheroics and lead normal lives.
    • Tech Recall and Reintroduction Act
      • Watchmen 2019 TV Series
        • Act President Robert Redford signs into law in 1993, which outlaws technologies thought to be responsible for the squid attack. (Peteypedia supplemental materials - HBO website)
    • Terran General Order Four
      • Star Trek: Discovery 2017 TV Series
        • Terran Empire law: "Any exotic species deemed a threat to the imperial supremacy will be extinguished without prejudice." (Season 1 episode 11 The Wolf Inside)
    • The Thanksgiving Accord Of 2002
      • Frasier 1993 TV Series
        • Frasier: "Where is it written that we have to have Christmas at either of our homes?" Niles: "The Thanksgiving Accord of 2002." (Season 10 episode We Two Kings)
    • The Third Law Of Robotics
      • I, Robot 1950 Literature
        • A robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Laws.
    • Total Personal Responsibility Act Of '23
      • The Status Civilization 1960 Literature
        • The priest held up his hand. "Under both the sacred and the profane law, ignorance is no excuse for nonperformance of one's duties. Indeed, ignorance can be punished as an act of willful neglect, based upon the Total Personal Responsibility Act of '23, to say nothing of the Lesser Codicil." He smiled again. "However, there is no question of chastisement for you as yet."
    • Toxic Substances Control Act Of 1976
      • Breaking Bad 2008 TV Series
        • Law that fake inspector Kuby quotes to the owner of the car wash Bogdan Wolynet, with help from Skyler in his earpiece. (Season 4 episode Open House)
    • Treaty Of Algeron
      • Star Trek: Picard 2019 TV Series
        • Treaty between Federation and Romulans that Riker mentions to Commodore Oh. (Season 1 episode Et in Arcadia Ego Part 2)
    • The Treaty Of Andromeda II
      • Men In Black: International 2019 Film
        • Treaty mentioned when the queen is approached for an assassination: As clearly stated in Section 6C of The Treaty of Andromeda II, we do not kill Jababians, nor participate in the murder thereof.
    • U.S. Post Office Rule #367 B Section 17
      • Frasier 1993 TV Series
        • Twitchell at Cliff's going away party: "I'd like to propose a toast to Cliff Clavin. We were often adversaries, but he was a postman and I'll say this about him: he never developed a stoop. Mostly because he threw the big catalogs into the river. And even though he didn't strictly abide by the rules, especially 367 B Section 17…" (Season 9 episode Cheerful Goodbyes)
    • Uniform Maritime Act
      • Jurassic Park 1990 Literature
        • Fake law the pawyer quotes when trying to stop the boat from reaching the Costa Rican shore with the stowaway raptors
    • Union Directive 38
      • The Orville 2017 TV Series
        • Regulation that Captain Mercer initially remembers as, "No bare feet in the engineering section," but is actually an extreme crisis only regulation that allows the chief of security on board a starship the ability to override all other clearance, including the captain. (Season 1 episode Firestorm)
    • Union Directive 98
      • The Orville 2017 TV Series
        • Regulation Captain Mercer mentions shortly before sneaking a warning into his message for Marcus. "Listen, Marcos, we really have to go, but may I offer you and your crew a 13-button salute?" (Season 2 episode Identity)
    • Union Oath of Fealty
      • The Running Man 1982 Literature
        • However you say, Mr. Richards. You married Sheila Richards, née Gordon, at the age of sixteen. Old-style lifetime contract. Rebel all the way, uh? No union affiliation due to your refusal to sign the Union Oath of Fealty and the Wage Control Articles. I believe that you referred to Area Governor Johnsbury as ‘a corn-holing sonofabitch.'
    • Union Rule 26
      • The Simpsons 1989 Animated Series
        • Every employee must win worker of the week at least once regardless of gross incompetence, obesity or rank odor. (Season 5 episode Deep Space Homer)
    • USG P4/EK3 Genetic Protocols
      • Jurassic Park 1990 Literature
        • Mentioned on sign on laboratory door: "This laboratory conforms to USG P4/EK3 genetic protocols". Chapter: The Tour
    • The Verbal Morality Statute
      • Demolition Man 1993 Film
        • Huxley gets fined one-half credit for a sotto voce violation of the verbal morality statute for saying, "Sanctimonious Asshole". Simon Phoenix and John Spartan both fined multiple times.
    • The Victims of Racial Violence Act
      • Watchmen 2019 TV Series
        • Reparations to the descendants of racial injustice, signed into law by President Redford, nicknamed Redfordations. (Season 1 episode Martial Feats of Comanche Horsemanship)
    • The Violence Against Machines Act of 2139
      • Future Man 2017 TV Series
        • Legislation that the Community Directory voice mentions when Tiger attacks it. (Season 2 episode The i of the Tiger)
    • Wage Control Articles
      • The Running Man 1982 Literature
        • However you say, Mr. Richards. You married Sheila Richards, née Gordon, at the age of sixteen. Old-style lifetime contract. Rebel all the way, uh? No union affiliation due to your refusal to sign the Union Oath of Fealty and the Wage Control Articles. I believe that you referred to Area Governor Johnsbury as ‘a corn-holing sonofabitch.'
    • Warriors Cannot Collide While Erect
      • Workaholics 2011 TV Series
        • The unwritten rule that prevents Adam and Ders from fighting at Adam's girlfriend's pool. (Season 1 episode Muscle I'd Like to Flex)
    • World Code Paragraph 1602, Part II
      • Stranger In A Strange Land 1961 Literature
        • Law Jubal Harshaw quotes to the police raiding his property. Jubal: "You must identify yourself, in the specified legal fashion, World Code paragraph 1602, part II, before you can serve a warrant. And that goes for all those other apes, too, and that pithecan parasite piloting for you."


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