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limits

noun amplitude, area, boundary, bounds, configuration, confines, dimensions, extremity, limitations, metes and bounds, perimeters, premises, purview, range, reach, scope
Associated concepts: basis jurisdiction, jurisdiction of the courts, limited jurisdiction, monetary jurisdiction
See also: area, boundary, capacity, configuration, confines, outline, premises, province, purview, sphere
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If 12 years are so vital for elected officials to gain the "necessary" experience, why extend legislative term limits but not statewide office limits?
Conversely, the party supplying additional insured coverage must be sure that: (a) all defense costs are paid "outside" of the limits of liability; or (b) its defense obligation is capped at a reasonable amount.
This is essentially the same result that occurs, for example, if either shareholder faces a loss limit due to insufficient basis or the PAL rules in S status; unused S losses or excess PALs also carry forward for use against future income.
The eligible compensation limit in 2006 was $220,000.
Such a term limits defeat may seem remarkable considering the waves of term limits fervor that rolled across the country during the 1990s.
She says that's why many countries are able to set limits lower than Canada's proposed limits.
It is unwise to afford lower limits than the insured needs.
You might, for example, set target prices for some or all of the stocks you own and place limit orders at those levels.
Even if you believe it is intrinsically good to shuffle the decks in the legislatures every couple of years, term limits have been, at most, a partial success.
Term limits are a potent populist expression of the perception that we are not being governed by our consent.
For instance, Fay notes, OSHA cited no scientific studies to justify its new limits on vegetable-oil mists or fumes from aluminum welding.
You see, just keeping track of when you exceed your limits doesn't do much for you--by that time you've already produced sand that isn't within specification.