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South Carolina Code ยง27-33-50: Financial responsibility of tenant for utilities. (A) Unless otherwise agreed in writing, a tenant has sole financial responsibility for gas, electric, water, sewerage, or garbage services provided to the premises the tenant leases, and a landlord is not liable for a tenant's account. (B) An entity or utility ...


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Many countries have the concept of 'extraterritorial application of laws', which means that in many cases courts can and have applied local jurisdictional law to certain crimes committed abroad, especially when the intent of travel was to commit an act that is illegal in the local jurisdiction. For example: In this appeal we are confronted with a ...


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You're asking two questions and I think a mod will be along to ask you to focus on one. Re water bills: in my experience each dwelling had its own water bill. Perhaps anonymously or pseudonymously call your water authority to check with them. As for noise: in the first instance raise it with your neighbour; if it continues raise it with your landlord; if ...


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Why is distilled water packaged and sold similar to drinking water in the US but not in other countries? That it factually false. I buy this distilled water in New Zealand from supermarket shelves on regular basis. Is there a legal reason why US manufacturers choose to package distilled water and lay out stores this way? It just feels so odd like selling ...


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In the US, there are many laws governing the amount of pollution generated on private land. It's not easy to get a handle on these laws. One problem, which you mention, is our federalism. In the US, you are likely to be subject to federal, state and local governments. And each of those governments is likely to have different rules covering different ...


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If you want to understand how federal law on lead affects shooting ranges, it probably won't be very helpful just to find the relevant statutes. Most of those statutes empower some agency to implement the statutes by creating standards for businesses such as shooting ranges. These standards, not the statutes, are what shooting ranges actually care about, ...


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