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temporarily assuming the duties of another

the art and occupation of an actor

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Directs the Secretary, acting through the IHS and Indian tribes and tribal organizations, to consolidate certain existing programs into a new program of comprehensive behavioral and mental health, prevention, treatment, and aftercare for Indian tribes.
In acting on this proposal, the Board also must consider the convenience and needs of the communities to be served and take into account the records of performance of the relevant insured depository institutions under the Community Reinvestment Act (12 U.
2(6) can apply to corporate employees, all of whom are acting on behalf of the employer-taxpayer.
They are usurpers, whether acting for my "good" (as they so often claim) or for theirs (which is my suspicion).
Most of it is all too adolescent, a mechanical acting out, accompanied by an inward turning off of feeling.
He said his bill had prompted a national debate on college costs and had resulted in a number of major colleges and universities acting to "curb tuition growth.
They also have the same duties of reporting and acting if they determine that an investigation warrants action.
The acquisition of Merchants shall not be consummated before the fifteenth calendar day following the effective date of this order, or later than three months after the effective date of this order, unless such period is extended for good cause by the Board or by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, acting pursuant to delegated authority.
According to Donald Kuspit's owner's manual to acting out in the arts, it's possible to control the on/off switch to acting out's motor or mechanism, the "splitting" Freud first tested in his essay on fetishism.
This precludes an award of punitive damages -- thereby limiting assignee liability for violations of Section 6 by a servicer acting on behalf of an RMBS transaction.
In some circumstances, authorizes providers to permit law enforcement officials and persons acting for them to intercept without a warrant communications of "computer trespassers" (persons who access protected computers without authorization).
The BHC Act also requires the Board, in acting on an application, to consider the financial and managerial resources and future prospects of the companies and banks involved, the convenience and needs of the communities to be served, and certain supervisory factors.