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VISITATION. The act of examining into the affairs of a corporation.
     2. The power of visitation is applicable only to ecclesiastical and eleemosynary corporations. 1 Bl. Com. 480; 2 Kid on Corp. 174. The visitation of civil corporations is by the government itself, through the medium of the courts of justice Vide 2 Kent, Com. 240.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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A task force was formed to find a solution to this lack of safe visitation and exchange services for the several thousand children who come in contact with the court system each year as a result of abuse or neglect, or because their parents no longer wanted to live together.
TUESDAY, July 16, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Compared with standard restricted visiting hours, a flexible family visitation policy does not significantly reduce the incidence of delirium among patients in the intensive care unit (ICU), according to a study published in the July 16 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.
THE Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has insisted that the federal government must put visitation panel in place in order to promote transparency and accountability in Nigerian universities.
Where a Family Court judge denied a plaintiff grandmother's petition for visitation with two children of her daughter, who is deceased, and the defendant, the grandmother has not rebutted the presumption that the defendant's decision to refuse the grandparent visitation was reasonable.
Commenting on the company's Q2 results, Rob Katz, CEO, said, "We are pleased with our overall results for the quarter, with strong growth in visitation and spending compared to the prior year.
A mother who set ground rules before letting her infant son visit with the mother of the child's late father didn't deprive the grandmother of her visitation rights, the South Carolina Court of Appeals has ruled.
In an effort to minimize risk of flu infection, Inspira Health is restricting hospital visitation until flu activity decreases significantly in South Jersey.In an effort to minimize risk of flu infection,Inspira Health is restricting hospital visitation until flu activity decreases significantly in South Jersey.
Prison visitation is seldom identified as a type of correctional program per se, but it is arguably the most prominent source of pro-social support for prisoners.
The struggle for grandparent visitation rights in Florida is a game of thrones between the three branches of government.