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The process of interpreting/deducing the meaning of a statute. "Construction" comes from "construe" which means "interpret." Also known as statutory interpretation.

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Can "evidence of registration" be a "certificate of registration"?

8 CFR 264.1 states that a valid, unexpired nonimmigrant DHS admission or parole stamp in a foreign passport constitutes evidence of registration Does that mean that such a stamp also constitutes &...
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The Prevention of Corruption Act in India

The section 7A of the Prevention of Corruption Act in India states: Taking undue advantage to influence public servant by corrupt or illegal means or by exercise of personal influence. Whoever ...
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What is the precise number of black racial groups of Africa? [closed]

Revisions to the Standards for the Classification of Federal Data on Race and Ethnicity; Notices Federal Register / Vol. 62, No. 210 / Thursday, October 30, 1997 / Notices, Page 58789 at ...
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