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acting

adjective adjutant, deputy, holding legal rights conferred by another, replacing, representative, representing, speaking by delegated authority, standing in the place of, substituting for, temporary, transient
Associated concepts: acting illegally, acting in a boisterrus manner, acting in concert with others, acting in good faith, acting judge, acting mayor, acting officer, acting within the course of employment, acting within the scope of employment
See also: histrionics, operative, representative, surrogate, temporary, vicarious
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Summary: Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Center for Mental Health Services, to make grants for evidence-based demonstration projects to integrate mental health services for older patients into primary care settings.
The acquisition of up to 25 percent of M&T may not be consummated before the fifteenth calendar day after the effective date of this order, or later than three months after the effective date of this order, unless such period is extended for good cause by the Board or the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, acting pursuant to delegated authority.
For the foregoing reasons, TEI strongly urges the Department of Finance to withdraw the draft legislation or substantially revise it to make it inapplicable to corporate employees acting within the scope of their employment at the direction of the employer.
They are usurpers, whether acting for my "good" (as they so often claim) or for theirs (which is my suspicion).
Most of it is all too adolescent, a mechanical acting out, accompanied by an inward turning off of feeling.
Discovered by an attorney covered by the act: An attorney who is acting in any way on behalf, at the behest, or for the benefit of an issuer, whether or not employed or retained by the issuer.
The proposal shall not be consummated later than three months after the effective date of this order, unless such period is extended for good cause by the Board or the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, acting pursuant to delegated authority.
The study of "object relations" (both a focus in psychoanalytic theory and a specific school of analysis) is where splitting and acting out ware assigned the terms of their transferential cure: the acting-out patient, who has a low threshold of tolerance for ambivalence, sets his relations in the concrete by splitting and bouncing apart his "objects" into "good" and "bad.
This precludes an award of punitive damages -- thereby limiting assignee liability for violations of Section 6 by a servicer acting on behalf of an RMBS transaction.
In some circumstances, authorizes providers to permit law enforcement officials and persons acting for them to intercept without a warrant communications of "computer trespassers" (persons who access protected computers without authorization).
The BHC Act also requires the Board, in acting on an application, to consider the financial and managerial resources and future prospects of the companies and banks involved, the convenience and needs of the communities to be served, and certain supervisory factors.
12) According to the Tax Court, "corporate fraud exists if either: (1) the corporate agent so controls the corporation that the corporation becomes the agent's alter ego, or (2)the agent is acting in behalf of the corporation with the result that the corporation actually benefits from the agent's fraudulent acts.