25 On that day Joshua made a covenant for the people, and there at Shechem he reaffirmed for them decrees and laws.

Read Joshua 24:25 Using Other Translations

So Joshua made a covenant with the people that day, and set them a statute and an ordinance in Shechem.
So Joshua made a covenant with the people that day, and put in place statutes and rules for them at Shechem.
So Joshua made a covenant with the people that day at Shechem, committing them to follow the decrees and regulations of the LORD .