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Amend

To change by some formal process. For example, one may amend a charter to change how a company operates. Likewise, one may amend a tax return to make it more accurate.
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Hattersley; if God had heard half your invocations of that kind, you would have been in hell long before now - and you cannot make amends for the past by doing your duty for the future, inasmuch as your duty is only what you owe to your Maker, and you cannot do more than fulfil it: another must make amends for your past delinquencies.
It seems to me, after maturely thinking it over, that the best amends for having got out of the square is to get back into the square.
The zeal for attempts to amend, prior to the establishment of the Constitution, must abate in every man who is ready to accede to the truth of the following observations of a writer equally solid and ingenious: "To balance a large state or society [says he], whether monarchical or republican, on general laws, is a work of so great difficulty, that no human genius, however comprehensive, is able, by the mere dint of reason and reflection, to effect it.
This interim rule amends the FAR to implement Sections 1431 and 1433 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004 (Public Law 108-136).
The employer amends the plan (the Amended Plan) to provide that the employer will continue to pay for this coverage on a pre-tax basis for eligible employees.
Summary: Amends the Social Security Act to impose minimum nurse staffing ratios in Medicare participating hospitals and long term care facilities.
19) The act amends FISA so that intelligence officials may coordinate efforts with law enforcement officials to investigate or protect against attacks, terrorism, sabotage, or clandestine intelligence activities without undermining the required certification of the "significant purpose" of FISA orders.
X amends Plans A and B to transfer the assets and liabilities of the Division 2 employees from Plan A to Plan B in a spinoff/merger, with no amendment of B's distribution provisions.
The Amended Merger Agreement fully amends and restates the parties prior Agreement and Plan of Merger (the "Merger Agreement") which JK Acquisition Corp.
the "Partnership" or "Star") (NYSE: SGU, SGH) announced today that the Contingent Amendment, which amends the Kestrel Unit Purchase Agreement to provide for an increase in the price of Kestrel's equity investment and related rights offering, from $2.
This amended report restates the Company's consolidated financial statements for fiscal years ended July 31, 2002 through 2004, and amends selected financial data for fiscal years 2000 and 2001.