pursuant to


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pursuant to

preposition according to, agreeable to, agreeing to, commensurate with, compatible to, connorming to, consistent with, consonant with, in accord with, in accordance with, in harmony with
Associated concepts: pursuant to the law
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368(a)(1)(A) purposes, a statutory merger or consolidation is a transaction effected pursuant to the statute, and all of the assets (other than those distributed in the transaction) and liabilities of each member of one or more combining units (each a transferor unit) become the assets and liabilities of one or more members of one other combining unit (the transferee unit), and the combining entity of each transferor unit ceases its separate legal existence for all purposes.
RESOLVED: That as of the date hereof, the GASB, with respect to statements of governmental accounting standards adopted and issued in July 1984 and subsequently in accordance with its rules of procedure and the bylaws of the FAF, be, and hereby is, designated by the Council of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as the body to establish financial accounting principles for state and local governmental entities pursuant to rule 203, and standards on disclosure of financial information for such entities outside financial statements in published financial reports containing financial statements under rule 202.
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2) leasing personal or real property or acting as agent, brokerlm adviser in leasing such property pursuant to section 225.
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2002-22, which provides guidance on the tax consequences when nonstatutory stock options and nonqualified deferred compensation are transferred between spouses pursuant to a divorce or separation agreement.
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