Municipal Jurisdiction


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Municipal Jurisdiction

The area over which a municipality governs. For example, the municipal jurisdiction of a city extends to the city limits. Municipalities must enforce laws and may tax within their jurisdictions.
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Aboriginal neighbours, resource companies, senior governments and municipal jurisdictions, all collide right here in Northern Ontario.
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Through this partnership, GreenWizard will work to made adoption of IgCC by various state and municipal jurisdictions easier and more cost-efficient, which will widely advance the cause of green building, an important goal of both GreenWizard and ICC," said GreenWizard's CEO Adam Bernholz.
Over the course of his 35-year career, he has provided expert testimony in various federal, state and municipal jurisdictions, at arbitration hearings and before regulatory boards.
While the pending crime legislation awaits action by the House, citizens cry out for immediate attention to the conditions that have given rise to prevailing rates of crime and violence in our municipal jurisdictions.
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Fair, Isaac will gain Ward North America as an important new outsourced bill review client and provide service to over 300 customers, including a number of high-profile corporate risk management accounts, as well as state, county and municipal jurisdictions nationwide.
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