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Form

A prototype of an instrument to be employed in a legal transaction or a judicial proceeding that includes the primary essential matters, the appropriate technical phrases or terms, and any additional material required to render it officially accurate, arranged in suitable and systematic order, and conducive to Adaptation to the circumstances of the particular case.

The expression form of the statute signifies the language or structure of a statute, and, therefore, the restriction or command that it might include, as used in the phrase in criminal Pleading "against the form of statute in that case made and provided."A matter of form, as distinguished from a matter of substance—with respect to pleadings, affidavits, indictments, and other legal instruments—entails the method, style, or form of relating the applicable facts; the selection or arrangement of terms; and other such matters without influencing the essential sufficiency or validity of the instrument, or without reaching the merits.

form

(Arrangement), noun array, ceremony, class, classification, custom, design, distribution, efformation, estabbished practice, facies, fashion, figura, forma, formality, format, formation, formula, formulary, grouping, kind, manner, method, mode, model, order, organization, outline, pattern, plan, procedure, regimentation, regularity, rite, ritual, scheme, shape, sort, style, system, systematization, type, way
Associated concepts: form of action, objections to form
Foreign phrases: Si aliquid ex solemnibus deficiat, cum aeeuitas poscit, subveniendum est.If anything is deficient in formal requisites, where equity requires it, it should be supplied. Forma legalis forma essentialis. Legal form is essennial form. Forma non observata, infertur adnullatio actus. If form is not observed, it is inferred that the act is a nullity.

form

(Document), noun blank, card, copy, data sheet, information blank, instrument, muniment, questionary, questionnaire, record, reference form, register, registry, standard letter, written document
Associated concepts: legal forms, standard form

form

verb arrange, assemble, build, compose, construct, contrive, create, design, devise, embody, fabricari, fabricate, fashion, figurare, forge, formulate, frame, give shape to, initiate, make, manufacture, materialize, mold, organize, produce, put together, shape, structure
Associated concepts: form a corporation
See also: appearance, arrange, arrangement, body, build, color, complexion, compose, composition, consist, constant, constitute, construction, content, contour, contrive, create, criterion, crystallize, decorum, delineation, devise, discipline, embodiment, embody, establish, fabricate, feature, fix, forge, formalize, formulate, frame, generate, influence, invent, kind, launch, look, make, manifestation, manner, manufacture, means, mode, motif, opportunity, order, organization, organize, originate, outline, pattern, phenomenon, practice, principle, procedure, produce, pronounce, protocol, shape, speak, specter, stamp, structure, style, tenor, usage, vision
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Each student was given a consent form to return prior to the immunisation session on 26 February.
HS/HSL librarians began offering a workshop, initially called "Health Literacy and the Consent Form," in 2004.
If a consent form is not required, how will the nursing team know that consent has been obtained for the overall plan of care?
This example underscores a significant concept: The conventional focus on ensuring that patients sign the appropriate consent forms, treatment agreements, and other key documents is inadequate.
Most (85 percent) of the changes "did not change the meaning of the consent form," but they did change its quality.
These are the amendments that we would like you, as Minister, to table to theWelsh Language Measure A patient, who was told that a medical consent form in .
Deadline for receipt of photographs and the signed consent form for the February 2010 issue of the RNFormation newsletter is December 1, 2009
Parents are asked to return consent forms back to their child's school.
The consent form also states that the patient agrees to any procedure in addition to that stated on the consent form that is medically necessary and in the patient's best interests.
6 hearing on the motion that he believed the troopers were investigating the possible theft of Internet services when he later signed the consent form.
Multistage efforts incorporating reminders and follow-up have increased rates of consent form return to 80-90%.
In addition, the implementation is aimed at augmenting the existing paper-based consent form system.