To give effect to

to make valid; to carry out in practice; to push to its results.
- Mark vii. 13.

See also: Effect

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature ?
If the interposition of the State legislatures be necessary to give effect to a measure of the Union, they have only NOT TO ACT, or TO ACT EVASIVELY, and the measure is defeated.
It may often happen on the stage, that an actor, by possessing in a preeminent degree the external qualities necessary to give effect to comedy, may be deprived of the right to aspire to tragic excellence; and in painting or literary composition, an artist or poet may be master exclusively of modes of thought, and powers of expression, which confine him to a single course of subjects.
There were moments when dark clouds of smoke would sweep along the little terrace; and, as the eye lost its power, the other senses contributed to give effect to the fearful horror of the scene.
I shall have to go away for some few hours, to give effect to your wishes.
Her pose was easy, and she seemed to give effect to a mood of quiet speculation by the spinning of her ruby ring upon the polished table.
The National Assembly on Friday passed the federal budget with a majority vote, approving the finance bill 2019-20 to give effect to the financial proposals of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government.
The handout explained that the UN Charter authorises the UNSC to decide measures, 'not involving the use of armed force', that governments should implement to give effect to the council's decisions for the maintenance of international peace and security.
ISLAMABAD -- The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government suffered second defeat on Wednesday by a parliamentary committee that opposed the government's plan to give effect to new income tax rates from July this year.
Investa said its board intends to work with Blackstone to give effect to the price increase.
ISLAMABAD:President Mamnoon Hussain on Monday defended the tax amnesty scheme, saying that it would help prevent money laundering and bring back the foreign assets for the best interest of the nation.Talking to media persons during his visit to the Directorate General of Immigration and Passports (DGIP), Hussain, who promulgated four ordinances to give effect to the tax amnesty scheme for whitening of local and offshore hidden assets, said similar schemes have been successful in Malaysia and Indonesia.
The Prime Minister directed that process of legislation should be initiated to give effect to the proposal.