Edict is a related term of enactment.
As nouns the difference between edict and enactment
is that edict
is a proclamation of law or other authoritative command while enactment
is the act of enacting, or the state of being enacted.
a proclamation of law or other authoritative command
The act of enacting, or the state of being enacted.
:The actors' powerful enactment of the play was breathtaking.
:The enactment of this law will be a great step backward for our country.
(legal) A piece of legislation that has been properly authorized by a legislative body.
:The enactments passed by the council that year included sweeping reforms.