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affirmative

1. Logic
a. (of a categorial proposition) affirming the satisfaction by the subject of the predicate, as in all birds have feathers; some men are married
b. not containing negation
2. Logic an affirmative proposition
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The Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) and its constituent entities, which include the Housing Authority of the City and County of Sacramento, the cities of Sacramento, Folsom, Isleton, Galt, Citrus Heights, Rancho Cordova and Elk Grove; and the unincorporated County of Sacramento (collectively known as Participating Agencies) are soliciting for a professional consulting firm to conduct public outreach, and to develop and write the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) regional analysis
no depositions or no discovery from third parties), or affirmatively provide for discovery and the means by which it may be sought.
B) A petition alleging ineffective assistance of appellate counsel on direct review shall not be filed more than 2 years after the judgment and sentence conviction becomes final on direct review, unless it alleges under oath with a specific factual basis that the petitioner was affirmatively misled about the results of the appeal by counsel.
Ten Down also scored on his latest start, at Windsor on Monday, while Affirmatively collected at that same Berkshire course at the end of last month.
Then he'll nod affirmatively, thank me for my advice, and give me a big hug.
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When asked in more recent polls whether political leaders should rely on religion when making public policy decisions, 62 percent of Republicans answered affirmatively compared to 27 percent of Democrats.
He said that elected officials, real estate agents and local businesses all have an important role to play in working affirmatively for integrated communities.
With nothing more than her native wit, a green-eyed boy, and a talking raven with divided loyalties, she saves herself and her friends and learns that affirmatively seizing life is how one's course on Earth can best be lived.
If the Radioshack class is certified by the Court of Federal Claims, depending on how the class is certified, taxpayers either (i) will be automatically included in the class action, or (ii) will have the option of affirmatively electing to be included in the class action.
Importantly, the SEC rule added, "Under our final rules, management of a foreign reporting company which relies on such an evaluation framework used in its home country is nevertheless under an obligation to state affirmatively whether its company's internal controls are, or are not, effective.