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legally obligated

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capable of being answered

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morally or legally responsible to a higher authority

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The PNP chief, in this case Espina who is officer in charge, is answerable to Roxas, who is answerable to President Aquino.
It does not consider itself answerable to the people, either about its work or about its sins," said Modi.
Liaqat Baloch said that MQM leader Altaf Hussain was a British national and answerable to this government for his crimes.
Spokesperson for Yes4thenortheast Katie Schmuecker said: "Billions of pounds of taxpayers' money is in the hands of quangos answerable to civil servants in London.
The college is a public institution answerable to the taxpayers.
Although the management of State Auto Mutual and State Auto Financial appear to treat those entities as their personal companies, they don't own State Auto Financial and they don't own State Auto Mutual - they are answerable to the shareholders and policyholders.
For example, the chief of police of a municipal police station is answerable to the provincial director, who is answerable to the regional director answerable to the PNP officer in charge," he said.
18 ( ANI ): Reacting to Finance Minister P Chidambaram's 'Encounter Chief Minister' jibe at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, BJP leader Smiti Irani on Friday said the former does not have the courage to contest the Lok Sabha elections as he knows that he is answerable to the people.
VEHARI, January 16, 2012 (Frontier Star): Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani on Sunday said that under the Constitution, he was answerable only to the Parliament and not to any individual.
Specials, CSOs and school crossing patrols should be merged with SWs and be directly answerable to ward councillors.
Law complained: "Some of the officials should be answerable.
Some of these quangos would become answerable to a regional assembly in the event of a referendum yes vote, but others would remain answerable to Cabinet ministers in Whitehall.
And Parliament is just an empty talking shop in which the real decisions are made behind closed doors by those cronies who are answerable to no one but their patron, the Prime Minister.
However, says Larsen, a safely operated moving vessel in navigable waters is directly answerable to no one.
Accreditation is a public service of AAMFT to ensure that educational levels in marriage and family therapy graduate programs are maintained at high levels, and that these programs are fully answerable to their students' needs and their own professional objectives.