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New Delhi: Six more airports in the country, including Patna and Chennai, will do away with the practice of tagging and stamping domestic passengers' hand baggage from June 1.
The bipartisan National Governor's Association proposal on welfare reform would do away with the federal guarantee of support for poor families, and would provide money for public assistance to states in the form of block grants.
This allows vehicle designers to do away with the traditional manual parking brake, while preventing the vehicle of the future against rolling away when parked.
In the Los Angeles Unified School District, for example, officials voted to do away with the much-vaunted class-size reduction program in grades four through 12, and other districts are following suit.
He and other House Republicans want to do away with welfare without providing any alternatives.