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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.
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.