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BUILDING, estates. An edifice erected by art, and fixed upon or over the soil, composed of stone, brick, marble, wood, or other proper substance, 'Connected together, and designed for use in the position in which it is so fixed. Every building is an accessory to the soil, and is, therefore, real estate: it belongs to the owner of the soil. Cruise, tit. 1, S. 46. Vide 1 Chit. Pr. 148, 171; Salk. 459; Hob. 131; 1 Mete. 258; Broom's Max. 172.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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East Timorese independence leader Xanana Gusmao had earlier questioned some of the world body's priorities in reconstructing public buildings, calling for a more balanced approach to be taken between public buildings in Dili and those in the outlying districts.
* Access Hibbing (Hibbing, Minnesota) for promoting public building accessibility.
The Rehabilitation Act of 1973 mandated accessible college programs, further enhanced access to public buildings for those who have physical disabilities and called for affirmative action on the part of government contractors.
Forto said that this is the first step of the SC Government in the project of increasing energy efficiency in buildings and already announced that they are working on the project to include another 20 public buildings.
In 2018, the Nigerian Institute of Surveyors (NIS) had called for the establishment of a legal regulatory framework for the implementation of the National Public Buildings Maintenance Policy.
7373, or 'An Act Requiring The Planting Of Trees For Any Construction Of Residential, Commercial, Industrial And Public Buildings.'
The current EU9 million project for the improvement of energy efficiency of the City's public buildings will allow us to refurbish our educational and healthcare facilities and to achieve the desired results including improvement of the comfort level, energy cost savings for the city budget, lower SO2 emissions and a longer life-span of our buildings.
While he became known for his grand public buildings, this modest church on a quiet street has also become an anchor in its neighborhood, in spite of the changes it has endured.
The city council's IT provider, Service Birmingham, will undertake the feasibility study into the 152 public buildings and appoint a wi-fi provider for the roll-out.
Donate cash to help purchase defibrillators in Merseyside schools, sports venues and public buildings.
If you were evacuated from a private or public building as a result of flooding or a serious fire in your area and would like to find out more about Professor Galea's research or volunteer your help go to (http://fseg.gre.ac.uk/fire/ besecu.html) Professor Ed Galea, University of Greenwich, Greenwich Maritime Campus Old Royal Naval College, Queen Mary Building, Greenwich SE10 9LS.

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