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belonging to the same period of time as another

occurring or existing with

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Each house may determine the Rules of its Proceedings, punish its Members for disorderly Behavior, and, with the Concurrence of two-thirds, expel a Member.
Every Order, Resolution, or Vote to which the Concurrence of the Senate and House of Representatives may be necessary (except on a question of Adjournment) shall be presented to the President of the United States; and before the Same shall take Effect, shall be approved by him, or being disapproved by him, shall be repassed by two thirds of the Senate and House of Representatives, according to the Rules and Limitations prescribed in the Case of a Bill.
Vincy, I must repeat, that you will not get any concurrence from me as to the course you have pursued with your eldest son.
He constructs a typology of concurrences, identifying concurrences as "expansive" (attempting to expand the holding or supplement the reasoning of the majority opinion), "doctrinal" (offering a different theory for supporting the Court's result), "limiting" (seeking to limit or qualify the majority holding), "reluctant" (reluctantly bowing to precedent or to the perceived need to produce a majority opinion on an important issue), or "emphatic" (emphasizing a particular aspect of a Court's holding and functioning largely as a means of clarification).
Separate concurrences, like dissents, are a common feature of many common law court decisions.
From the resulting data, the author generates a typology of separate concurrences and contends that most express significant doctrinal disagreements with the reasoning of the majority rather than minor quibbles.
This typology indicates that writing separate concurrences is a common and often rational strategy.
Nonetheless, judges of the Supreme Court of Canada continue to write separate concurrences.
7) My intention is to develop a typology of separate concurrences, in the hope that such a classification and frequency count will suggest something about the purpose and function of separate concurrence in common law appellate courts.
It might be thought that concurrences do not need to be investigated very closely because they ultimately do not matter.
At least some of the time--indeed, as I will suggest, most of the time--separate concurrences express differences of opinion that are just as significant (and sometimes more so) as those expressed in dissents.
Pellman recommended that the supervisors adopt a policy that meetings among board deputies not be used to develop concurrences on actions to take on board items.
In addition, the OES issued three Director's Concurrences for assistance to public agencies under the state Natural Disaster Assistance Act.
1981 -- 2 Director's Concurrences (high tides, earthquake).
Taylor stated, "The OREX(R) technology has moved from a concept when Isolyser went public in October 1994 to a reality, with two state-of-the-art production facilities, over 200 catalog numbers (including both sterile and non-sterile products) primarily in woven and non-woven products, 70 OREX(R) processors having been placed, over 400 hospitals purchasing OREX(R) in procedure trays or packs, obtaining the appropriate FDA approvals, obtaining concurrences from 105 community waste water treatment plants, and four important patents.