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statute

A law enacted by a state or by the federal government.

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He needs no library, for he has not done thinking; no church, for he is a prophet; no statute book, for he has the lawgiver; no money, for he is value; no road, for he is at home where he is; no experience, for the life of the creator shoots through him, and looks from his eyes.
TEI maintains statutes of limitation for assessments and refund claims should be equal; unilateral administrative actions should only toll statutes of limitation for a reasonable, limited period; and when a federal change reopens a state or local statute of limitation, any resulting assessment should be limited to the impact of the federal change on the taxpayer's tax liability unless the taxpayer has signed an agreement extending/modifying the jurisdiction's statute of limitation.
What does statute barred mean in relation to debts?
1) The statute provides that, regardless of the terms of the governing documents, in a mixed-use condominium in which the number of residential units exceeds the number of commercial units, the owners of the residential units must be entitled to vote for a majority of the members of the board of directors of a condominium association.
In doing so, the court effectually jettisoned CTS' argument that the plaintiffs' claims of toxic torts are time-barred under North Carolina tort law, which includes a 10-year statute of repose.
KUWAIT, Sept 29 (KUNA) -- Minister of Commerce and Industry Anas Al-Saleh announced on Sunday issuance of executive statute of the law on commercial companies (NO 424/2013) as a fulfillment by the ministry for law requirements, and compliance to the prescribed six-month duration of its issuance.
51) The first American criminal statute of limitations appeared in the Colony of Massachusetts in 1652.
By now, every attorney practicing in the area of workers' compensation knows about Florida Statute [section]440.
became the most recent state to enact a version of a RCLA statute.
Abdul-Aziz Muhaydin Khoja has approved the basic statute for the literary clubs and the accompanying internal statutes.
For some titles the public law, as amended, is the authoritative version of the statute and not the Code.
Regardless of the phrase chosen to describe advocacy--"educating," "informing," "advising"--it is statute, not linguistics, that classifies activities before the law.