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section (federal code)

A particularly numbered subpart of some federal law.The text of any federal law may be found by going to the Office of the Law Revision Counsel at uscode.house.gov and clicking on “Search the U.S. Code.” Laws written as, for example,“26 U.S.C. Section 121,”“26 U.S.C. §121,”or sometimes “U.S.C.A.”or “U.S.C.S.”consist of a “title”(26 in the example) and a “section”(121 in the example).Entering the appropriate title and section will bring up the text of the law. See also U.S.C.


section (of land)

A section is a specific area of land measuring 1 square mile. See public land survey system.

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'He said that only informing the commune chief was not okay and that if there are more than two people at the gathering, an agenda must be submitted,' he said.
Minister for Local Government Saeed Ghani visited the venue on Wednesday to review arrangements for the gathering. Ghani speaking on the occasion, said that the public gathering of all opposition parties in the city would prove to be a historic event in the history.
Are six years enough for my son's life?"The speakers said at the gathering that Acorda died because of the escalating aggressivity and violence against women, minorities and foreigners in our society.
To secure the gathers, stitch 5/8" from the edge, in between the gathering stitching rows, keeping the gathers smooth and even.
BlaA3/4anovic, who represents "a group of citizens", asked the police to approve gatherings tomorrow and on February 23rd from 18.30 to 19.30 hrs.
But from what we know, this will be a small gathering,' he said.
The meeting members have constituted coordination committees for facilitating people willing to participate in the gathering.
The campaign of PTI candidates for both national and provincial constituencies in district Abbottabad gained momentum and public gathering at different prominent places have been planned in the division.
The gathering witnessed the participation of the company's management, staff and their families.
EQM has entered into a definitive agreement with EQT to acquire its Olympus Gathering System and its 75% interest in the Strike Force Gathering System.
Their gathering is also named as 'Pashtun Tahafuz Movement' as well.