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ENLISTMENT. The act of making a contract to serve the government in a subordinate capacity, either in the army or navy. The contract so made, is also called an enlistment. See, as to the power of infants to enlist, 4 Binn. 487; 5 Binn. 423; Binn. 255; 1 S. & R. 87; 11 S. & R. 93.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The morning of his enlistment, the remaining seven members -- Baekhyun, Lay, Suho, Chen, Chanyeol, Kai and Sehun -- gathered to send D.O off and snapped pictures before the singer entered the military training centre.
The sub-committee and technical committee have submitted recommendations before the advisory committee and recommended 603 buildings and out of which 504 buildings have been approved for the enlistment by the Advisory Committee.
It was informed in the meeting that earlier in January 8, 2019 the Advisory Committee had directed the sub-committee and technical committee to re-survey the sites/buildings and present recommendations for the enlistment.
could have opted to postpone his enlistment until 2021.
Those fulfilling prescribed criteria are placed before the EEC and if approved granted product enlistment accordingly.
He said that the conditions imposed for political parties enlistment were not only against basic human rights but also Article 17 of the Constitution.
the Election Commission of Pakistan shall cancel the enlistment of the political party under Section 202(5) of the act,' the notice said.
Premature enlistment can also bring significant risk and disadvantage."
If you do not have a degree when enlisting, you can use this as a basis for obtaining one during your enlistment. Once your enlistment is over, there are two very important items that you will need on your resume--experience and education.
The Air Force has instructed force support offices across the service to allow both enlisted members and officers to omit the words "so help me God" from enlistment and officer appointment oaths if an Airman chooses.
With regard to the imminent enlistment period, he said new criteria have been introduced for exemptions and the suspension from service.
PESHAWAR -- In order to ensure transparency and merit in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police force constables enlistment a memorandum of understanding was signed between Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police force and National Testing Service (NTS) Islamabad in a ceremony held at CPO Peshawar on Monday.