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Ban

A subdivision of the Moldovan leu or Romanian leu. One ban is equal in value to 1/100 of one leu. Its plural is bani.

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DC Miller said: ``We work closely with the force solicitor to make sure we get these football banning orders.
It is unlikely that CPSC would initiate a banning or a performance standard for adult bathtubs.
Banning enhancement from sports competitions can obviously be justified as away of enforcing the agreed-upon rules of the game.
In comments on the petition filed with CPSC last fall, Consumer Alert's Executive Director Frances Smith noted that "[W]hile every single drowning death of an infant in a tub is regrettable, and preventable, banning the bath seat seems to be a peculiar remedy.
But banning smoking in restaurants and bars, supposedly to protect the health of nonsmokers, is a step toward removing children from smokers' homes.
In July of this year, the Consumer Federation of American (CFA) officially petitioned the agency to take the banning action--arguing that consumers are "lulled into a false sense of security and safety," because the devices look safe.
In October 1999, Marin County Supervisors passed a law banning personal watercraft from the county's unincorporated waters.
Hahn has proposed barring lobbyists from raising money for city politicians and banning campaign consultants from lobbying city officials.
Notwithstanding the claim by three former presidents that "this is a matter of vital importance to the public safety," there is little reason to believe that banning these weapons will have any effect on violent crime.
Similarly, USA Weekend polled 76,971 readers and found that 78 percent are against banning off-road vehicles from national parks.
regulators are banning the sale of dietary supplements containing ephedra, the controversial herbal weight-loss product that has been linked to the death of a professional baseball player.