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Observance; conformity; obedience.

Compliance with the federal Income Tax laws is essential to avoid prosecution for Tax Evasion.


noun accedence, acceptance, accommodation, accord, accordance, acquiescence, adaptability, adherence, agreeability, agreement, assent, bowing, concession, concord, concurrence, conformability, conformance, conformity, consent, consonance, cooperation, dutifulness, harmony, keeping, obedience, obsequium, observance, pliancy, submission, tractability, tractableness, willingness to commly, yielding
Associated concepts: compliance with the law, in compliince with statute, strict compliance, substantial compliance
Foreign phrases: Impotentia excusat legem.The impossibillty of performing a legal duty is an excuse from the perrormance. Obedientia est legis essentia. Obedience is the essence of the law.
See also: acceptance, accordance, acknowledgment, acquiescence, adherence, agreement, amenability, assent, capitulation, comity, compatibility, conciliation, conduct, conformity, conjunction, consent, consortium, conspiracy, deference, devotion, discipline, fealty, homage, indorsement, loyalty, timeliness, understanding
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So in the compliance policy guide that we're releasing today, we're saying that insofar as any labeling, electronic records, and good manufacturing practice requirements are triggered by the use of RFID, that we will exercise enforcement discretion with regard to those regulations, the intention being that policy would be in effect until December 2007," Rudolf said.
In a draft compliance policy guide made available to laboratory groups late this summer, the FDA exempted 41 of the 43 products on CAP's list and added 19 others.
In May 2002, the FDA issued a Compliance Policy Guide for Staff and Industry, Section 460.

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