authority having jurisdiction


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authority having jurisdiction

A federal, state, local, or other regional department, or an individual such as a fire chief, fire marshal, chief of a fire prevention bureau (or labor department or health department), building official, electrical inspector, or other individual having statutory authority. For insurance purposes, the “authority having jurisdiction” may be an insurance inspection department or rating bureau, or other representative of an insurance company. In many circumstances the
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No securities commission or other regulatory authority having jurisdiction over the Corporation has approved or disapproved of the information contained herein.
The private placement transaction is subject to acceptance by the Vancouver Stock Exchange and any other regulatory authority having jurisdiction.
Neither the Canadian Dealing Network nor any other regulatory authority having jurisdiction over the Company and its affairs have approved of either the content or of the dissemination hereof.

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