Act+of+preparing

  • 41USA PATRIOT Act, Title X — Title X: Miscellaneous is the last of ten titles which comprise the USA PATRIOT Act, a bill passed in the United States after the September 11, 2001 attacks. It contains 16 sections that do not fall under other titles in the act.ec. 1001. Review… …

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  • 42Faulkner Act (Council-Manager) — The Faulkner Act, or Optional Municipal Charter Law, provides for New Jersey municipalities to adopt a Council Manager government.The council consists of 5, 7, or 9 members elected by the public. One of the councilors mdash; chosen either by at… …

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  • 43Connecticut Environmental Policy Act — The Connecticut Environmental Policy Act (CEPA) establishes environmental policy for the U.S. state of Connecticut. It requires an Environmental Impact Evaluation (EIE) for any state action which could potentially impact the natural environment.… …

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  • 44Employment Act Of 1946 — An act of legislation enacted by the United States Congress that charged the government with the responsibility of maintaining a high employment level of labor and price stability. These two goals are in direct conflict with each other, because… …

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  • 45Pandemic Preparedness and Response Act — The Pandemic Preparedness and Response Act is a bill introduced on October 5, 2005 by U.S. Senators Harry Reid, Evan Bayh, Dick Durbin, Ted Kennedy, Barack Obama, and Tom Harkin in response to the growing threat of an outbreak of avian influenza …

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  • 46Massachusetts Comprehensive Permit Act: Chapter 40B — The Comprehensive Permit Act[1] is a Massachusetts law which allows developers of affordable housing to override certain aspects of municipal zoning bylaws and other requirements. Is consists of Massachusetts General Laws (M.G.L.) Chapter 40B,… …

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  • 47Capper-Volstead Act — A federal statute which authorizes producers or agricultural products to act together in collectively processing, preparing for market, handling, and marketing their products in interstate commerce, to have marketing agencies in common, and to… …

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  • 48watch and act — noun a mid range bushfire warning in response to a heightened level of threat, advising people in the proximity of the fire to be alert for any further warnings that might be issued and to either leave or take action to protect their property,… …

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  • 49Portal-to-Portal Pay Act — A federal statute covering the matter of compensation of an employee for time spent on the employer s premises in reaching the place where his services are to be rendered in preparing to start actual work, and other nonproductive activities. 31… …

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  • 50preparation — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Act of preparing Nouns 1. preparation, preparing; providing; provision, providence, pre arrangement, anticipation, foresight, forethought; precaution, predisposition; plan; rehearsal; training, education …

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  • 51preparation — /prep euh ray sheuhn/, n. 1. a proceeding, measure, or provision by which one prepares for something: preparations for a journey. 2. any proceeding, experience, or the like considered as a mode of preparing for the future. 3. an act of preparing …

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  • 52preparation — /prɛpəˈreɪʃən / (say prepuh rayshuhn) noun 1. a proceeding, measure, or provision by which one prepares for something: preparations for a journey. 2. any proceeding, experience, or the like considered as a mode of preparing for the future. 3.… …

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  • 53theatrical production — Introduction       the planning, rehearsal, and presentation of a work. Such a work is presented to an audience at a particular time and place by live performers, who use either themselves or inanimate figures, such as puppets, as the medium of… …

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  • 54cooking — n. 1. the practice or manner of preparing food or the food so prepared; cookery. Syn: cookery, cuisine, culinary art. [WordNet 1.5] 2. the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 55Tax preparation — is the act of preparing the filing of income tax returns. Because United States income tax laws are considered to be complicated, many people and corporations seek outside assistance with taxes.Tax preparation may be done by the filer, with the… …

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  • 56Gu (poison) — Gu (simplified Chinese: 蛊; traditional Chinese: 蠱; pinyin: gǔ; Wade–Giles: ku) or jincan (simplified Chinese: 金蚕; traditional Chinese: 金蠶; pinyin: jīncán; Wade–Giles: chin ts an; lit. gold silkworm ) was a venom based poison associated with… …

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  • 57initialization — noun a) The process of preparing something to begin. b) An act of preparing something to begin …

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  • 58Outline of food preparation — Food preparation at the Naval Air Station, Whidbey Island, Washington state …

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  • 59preparation — prep•a•ra•tion [[t]ˌprɛp əˈreɪ ʃən[/t]] n. 1) a proceeding, measure, or provision by which one prepares for something: preparations for a journey[/ex] 2) any proceeding, experience, or the like considered as a mode of preparing for the future 3)… …

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  • 60preparation — prep·a·ra·tion || ‚prepÉ™ reɪʃn n. act of getting ready, act of preparing; arrangement, act of putting in order; medicinal substance, substance concocted for medical purposes …

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