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Rehabilitation; reestablishment; substitution of a new right or obligation for another of the same or similar nature.

In regard to bonds, renewal signifies an extension of time for maturity. A stipulation for the renewal of a lease requires the making of a new lease, as opposed to an extension, which involves adding time to a leasehold agreement already in existence without executing a new instrument.

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n. keeping an existing arrangement in force for an additional period of time, such as a lease, a promissory note, insurance policy or any other contract. Renewal usually requires a writing or some action which evidences the new term.

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RENEWAL. A change of something old for for something new; as, the renewal of a note; the renewal of a lease. See Novation, and 1 Bouv. Inst. n. 800.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The Sunyani Municipal Office of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) has within three months of its electronic renewal (E-renewal) system implementation recorded 5,227 clients' renewal.
Remember, renewals are open Thursday, November 1, 2018 for the "Even Year" group and contact information can be updated at https://
Four lines of insurance ended 2017 with slightly higher premium renewal rates, according to Q4 data released recently by IVANS, a division of Applied Systems.
For renewals, you will still pay the East Wenatchee's license fee which is based on your employee count The first BLS renewal may be prorated for less than a year in order to change your current city license expiration date to match with the expiration date BLS already has for your business in their system.
The time period for renewal of membership to the bar of the United States District Court, Middle District of Florida closes August 29.
New Delhi, Dec.3 ( ANI ): The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) today issued guidelines on renewal of Special Tariff Vouchers (STVs) pertaining to data and SMS packs offered to consumers by service providers, for protecting the interest of consumers.
Renewals are worth the time and effort to optimize them.
The quartet will take over all renewals work from the spring of next year.
Will a renewal index rate cap on an annual, point-to-point index annuity likely go up when the index has been gaining over the last few months?
This is a renewal credential only, not an initial certification category.
Irrespective of industry, just over half of the franchise systems that offer renewals require remodeling to be done on the unit during the process.