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WORKING DAYS. In settling laydays, (q.v.) or days of demurrage, (q.v.) sometimes the contract specifies working days in the computation, Sundays and custom-house holidays are excluded. 1 Bell's Com. 577, 5th ed.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Overall, Royal Mail surpassed its regulatory target for First Class mail, delivering 93.2 per cent the next working day, against a target of 93.0 per cent.
Kamal attended 31 out of 51, Shah was present in 37 out of 91 working days, Buzdar was only part of 12 out of 77 and Khan joined just nine out of 61 sittings of KP Assembly.
According to a comparative analysis released by Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency (PILDAT) on the performance of the four provincial assemblies, Sindh Assembly leads the other provincial assemblies with a total of 303 working hours during 2018-19, followed by Punjab Assembly of Punjab with 77 working days.
But to my chagrin, after eight working days, on June 11, the company informed me that I had cancelled the request for the transfer of connection.
The expedited review for merger proposals will take 15 working days under the first phase assessment.
Revenue Directorate will convey taxes calculated / NOC back to OWO Directorate within 03 working days.
In cases where the applicant deposit urgent transfer fee at the time of admitting, transfer letter will be issued within 3 working days, according to the SOP.
Passports released within 12 working days ndash DFA !-- -- Janvic Mateo, Pia Lee-Brago (The Philippine Star) - October 4, 2018 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines Applicants will no longer have to wait for at least a month to obtain their passports, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs.
He added that this draft law will contribute in encouraging young people to work in the private sector and will play a major role in reducing the rate of unemployment in Egypt and thus improving the national economy, Deputy of Planning and Budgeting Committee in the House of Representatives, Mostafa Salem, has also said the proposals considered and studied by the government on whether to divide working days into shifts or to decrease the number of working days are aimed at redistributing working hours to make the most out of the number of employees "These proposals will restructure the working day for employees to ensure that they utilize their energy in the best way possible.
In case of fraudulent transaction the customer must immediately notify the bank of such a transaction within three working days. RBI says that if the complaint is made within 3 working days, the customer has Zero liability.
Licences will now be granted following all stages within a period that doesn't exceed one month from the date of submission, as the approved timeframe to complete evaluation requests has been reduced to 15 working days instead of 25, licensing requests to 10 working days instead of 20, and renewal requests to seven working days instead of 15.