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canvassing

the attempt made, off trade premises, to get another person to enter into a regulated consumer credit agreement. Canvassing for debtor-creditor agreements off trade premises is an offence.
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'We are expecting the transmission tonight [May 21] of the 54 COCs [from the US] that have to be canvassed. This will be completed immediately,' Jimenez said.
A PRE-EX CANVASS works with life carriers on both the underwriting and claim end to secure the information necessary to make the proper determination on assessing that risk or covering the claim.
Canvass forms are being distributed to homes across the Caerphilly area at the moment and it is quick and easy to respond.
A neighborhood canvass may cover the area around the victim's residence or last known location--the most recent place the victim was sighted after the initial abduction.
Whether a broker chooses to canvass may ultimately be a matter of personal style.
It was only when they moved on to the next house they learned they had just canvassed the modest and unassuming parents of Charlie McCreevy - the man whose move to Brussels created the by-election in the first place.
As a result of the canvass, more residents were challenged in their precinct than in any other without homeless shelters or public housing.
McIntosh's canvass is designed to aid his legislation, HR 3521, The Congressional Accountability for Regulatory Information Act of 2000.
The National Board of Canvassers ended the canvass late Tuesday.
The certificate of canvass (COC) from KSA was the lone COC canvassed by the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC) as of 12 noon Tuesday.
The Commission on Elections (Comelec), sitting as National Board of Canvassers (NBOC), resumed its session Tuesday to canvass votes from the two remaining certificates of canvass (COCs) for the May midterm elections.
20, the Comelec en banc sitting as the National Board of Canvassers (NBOC) was only able to canvass 165 of the total 167 Certificate of Canvass (COC).