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COLLECTOR, officer. One appointed to receive taxes or other impositions; as collector of taxes; collector of militia fines, &c. A collector is also a person appointed by a private person to collect the credits due him. Metc. & Perk. Dig. h.t.

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Commissioner Lapena assigned lawyer Balmyrson Valdez as the acting district collector of the Manila International Container Port (MICP) and former Port of Manila collector Rhea Gregorio as the port's new deputy collector for assessment.
According to a recent CFPB study, about one-in-three consumers had been contacted by a creditor or collector trying to collect a debt within the past year.
Ayesha Niaz, Deputy Director, Post Clearance Audit, Lahore to Deputy Director, Post Clearance Audit, Islamabad, Muhammad Ahsan Khan, Deputy Collector, Model Customs to Deputy Collector, Customs, Multan, Muhammad Farukh Sharif, Deputy Director, Intelligence and Investigation, Lahore to Deputy Collector, Model Customs, Sambrial, Sialkot, Syed Ali Akbar Zaidi, Assistant Collector, Appraisement to Assistant Collector, Model Customs, Sambrial, Sialkot and Muhammad Moazzam Raza, Assistant Collector, Appraisement to Assistant Collector, Model Customs, Multan.
Approved collectors of covered electronic waste (OEW) under California's Electronic Waste and Recycling Act of 2003 must maintain a log that includes a written description of collection activities or events and lists of consumers and other collectors who have transferred CEWs to the collector.
The moment the Soviet Union fell, the world plunged into ethnocentricity," says George Ortiz, a celebrated collector of classical and Middle Eastern antiquities.
That might be true for a dealer or collector, but try telling that to an artist--or a mechanic.
Cabrera recommends reading publications such as Antique Doll Collector magazine and attending craft shows, which have stringent guidelines for doll submissions.
Cleveland, has introduced the Sly TubeJet dust collector for the removal of airborne slag.
Nerd cars-such as the AMC Pacer featured in the movie "Wayne's World"-are becoming hot collector items and in need of classic car insurance.
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