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quarantine

An ancient right of widows to enjoy their deceased husband's home and property for a period of time after death and before allocation of the widow's other common law rights.Today, the concept has been codified in many state probate codes,which grant an allowance to the widow during the pendency of the estate probation.

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The General Organization for Veterinary Services (GOVS) tightens measures on importing animals and checking them in veterinary quarantines across the country, he added
140) It is important to ascertain whether, historically, quarantines measures were effective at significantly preventing the spread of diseases, and if so, utilizing those same measures moving forward in the future.
LePage said his state will work with health care workers who treated Ebola patients in West Africa to establish in-home quarantine protocols.
It wasn't clear what action the Obama administration could take to end the quarantines.
Nevertheless, the federal government has jurisdiction over interstate and foreign quarantines.
citizens to the quarantine measures imposed by the Government of China in response to the 2009-H1N1 pandemic that may affect travel to China.
The cultural and spatial quarantines that followed the naming of the virus created communities based not merely upon the threat of illness, but also upon behavior deemed threatening.
isolation and treatment of ill persons; monitoring and possible quarantine of exposed persons; and social distancing measures, such as cancellation of mass gatherings and closure of schools); 3) reduce an individual person's risk for infection (e.
The secure mail relay includes support for global white listing, the ability to import, export and sort white lists and aliases, enhanced SSL connectivity and access to quarantined messages, and the availability of multi-lingual quarantine alerts and Quarantine Mailbox graphical user interface.
responded by levying quarantines and imposing mask laws.
SIMI VALLEY - The quarantine on backyard birds and poultry has been lifted by the Exotic Newcastle Disease Task Force after tests for the highly contagious virus came back negative, officials said Tuesday.