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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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The last work, "Is It Morning?" is an unaccompanied solo that begins with a section marked "freely" and progresses through several tempo changes.
Runnymede Surrey Magna Carta 800th Anniversary Garden in the same section marks the 1215 date with a medieval garden designed by A Touch Of France.
WE NEED NEW LABELS FOR Joe Bloggs on the high street, wouldn't it be liberating not to have to go into a separate section marked 'Plus Size' - or even a separate shop - to buy clothes?
WE NEED NEW LABELS FOR Joe Bloggs on the high street, and above means wouldn't it be liberating not to have to go into a separate section marked "Plus Size" - or even a separate shop - to buy clothes?
There is little from the NT apocrypha apart from Apocalypse of Peter and Infancy Gospel of Thomas (the latter in a section marked miscellaneous, reflecting the editor's bias in separating what would later be seen as heterodox material?).
Estimated Regression Coefficient for Biology and Chemistry section was found to be positive in all these equations which predict that value of MBBS Professional Examinations increase as indicated with a unit increase in Biology and Chemistry section marks by taking all other variables constant but decreases in the case of Physics and English.
Under a section marked 'trustees remuneration and expenses',' principal Bhupinder Kondal was set to receive a 'renumeration' gure of between PS75,000 and PS80,000.
Whether the presence of a two-woman sax section marked any sort of milestone in the history of soul, I cannot say--but I definitely regret missing the show.
The budget is available online at cfo.worcesterschools.org under the section marked "Budget Documents for Fiscal Year 2013" and includes sections organized by districtwide line item and by school.
Step into the section marked "PFA" at your own risk - the small bar-side area is reserved for members of the "Porthgain Friends Association" - a neat way of ensuring there is always space for the artists and fishermen who have made the village of Porthgain their home.
However, pop star's official website scotched the rumor, putting the story in its BS Alert section marked "Bull***", reports the Courier Mail.
Why is there anything but candles in the section marked 'candles'?