solemn affirmation

See: averment, oath
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At the expiration of that term, the morning being very bright and sunny, he was heard to address himself to the horses in the stable, upon the subject of the Kettle, so often mentioned in these pages; and before the witness who overheard him could run into the house with the intelligence, and add to it upon his solemn affirmation the statement that he had heard him laugh, the bird himself advanced with fantastic steps to the very door of the bar, and there cried, 'I'm a devil, I'm a devil, I'm a devil
Her answer to this, on her own solemn affirmation, is as plain as words can be.
According to LSK, the actions by the said state officers willfully and recklessly violated the oath and solemn affirmation of due execution of the office of CS and state officer that they each individually took to obey, respect and uphold the constitution.
It was only after the bill was sent by the standing committee to the upper house of parliament that Hafiz Hamdullah, a Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) Senator, objected to the change in the language of the solemn affirmation, the report pointed out.
There he will take the oath of office, the solemn affirmation referred to in section 56 of the Constitution.
Shareef was also disqualified on "having failed to disclose his un-withdrawn receivables constituting assets from Capital FZE Jebel Ali, UAE in his nomination papers filed for the General Elections held in 2013 and having furnished a false declaration under solemn affirmation.
Oath or solemn affirmation of Premiers, Acting Premiers and members of provincial Executive Councils:
Moreover, as per the SC order, he did not remain honest in terms of Section 99(f) of ROPA and Article 62(1)(f) of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, 1973 as he had furnished a false declaration under solemn affirmation.
The verdict stated, 'It is hereby declared that having failed to disclose his un-withdrawn receivables constituting assets from Capital FZE Jebel Ali, UAE in his nomination papers filed for the General Elections held in 2013 in terms of Section 12(2)(f) of the Representation of the People Act, 1976 (ROPA), and having furnished a false declaration under solemn affirmation respondent No.
In the Ishaq case, the Federal Court held that the policy requiring the removal of the niqab in citizenship ceremonies was inconsistent with the duty given to citizenship judges in the legislation to allow the greatest possible freedom in the religious solemnization or the solemn affirmation of the oath of citizenship.
termed as aggrieved person in terms of Section 10(1) of the Ordinance, according to which a complaint shall be made in writing on solemn affirmation or oath and shall be addressed to the Federal Tax Ombudsman by the person aggrieved or, in the case of his death, by his legal representative.
To the extent that the Policy interferes with a citizenship judge's duty to allow candidates for citizenship the greatest possible freedom in the solemnization or the solemn affirmation of the oath, it is unlawful," he wrote.