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In conformity with the Act of Congress of the United States entitled, "An Act for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times herein mentioned." And also to an Act, entitled, "an Act, supplementary to an Act, for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times herein mentioned, and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, and etching historical and other prints." JAMES DILL, Clerk of the Southern District of New-York
The act from Annapolis recommends the "appointment of commissioners to take into consideration the situation of the United States; to devise SUCH FURTHER PROVISIONS as shall appear to them necessary to render the Constitution of the federal government ADEQUATE TO THE EXIGENCIES OF THE UNION; and to report such an act for that purpose, to the United States in Congress assembled, as when agreed to by them, and afterwards confirmed by the legislature of every State, will effectually provide for the same."
"In as few words as possible," he began, "Spencer puts it something like this: First, a man must act for his own benefit--to do this is to be moral and good.
The Glass-Steagall Act and the Bank Holding Company Act for decades had separated insurance, banking and securities.
Renewal of the so-called PATRIOT Act for 10 years effectively means that U.S.
This change implements Section 847 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004 and is intended to ease the transition of nontraditional defense contractors from prototype transactions to standard contracts.
The National Center for Fair & Open Testing maintains a list of public and private IHEs that do not require the SAT or ACT for admission, or have more flexible policies that de-emphasize the use of the tests in the admission process.
While Hussein's December 13, 2003, capture made headlines around the world, the signing of the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004--which includes some of the provisions of the PATRIOT II draft legislation that created a firestorm of opposition when it was leaked to the media last year--received little media notice.
Part 208, its Regulation H (Membership of State Banking Institutions in the Federal Reserve System: Financial Subsidiaries), implementing the financial subsidiary provisions of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act for state member banks.
106-554: The Consolidated Appropriations Act for FY2001.
Attorney General stated that the Attorney General's Office must review all complaints brought under this act for the 5 years following its enactment in 1996.
"In addition, a general administrative decision, "such as the IRS's decision on how to organize the processing of tax returns," is not a managerial act for which interest can be abated.