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recall

US the process by which elected officials may be deprived of office by popular vote
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recall

[′rē‚kȯl]
(communications)
A flashing signal to the attendant's switchboard; the operator may be recalled by the subscriber operating the switch hook of the subscriber's set.
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Consumers that have a milk allergen or a milk sensitivity could run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume the recalled PediaSmart.
However, the election can only be valid if at least 50 percent of the registered voters in the affected county or constituency vote to recall.If the petition survives, the IEBC shall conduct a by-election and the recalled MP is free to participate in the by-election.
Or, a drug might be recalled due to quality concerns raised by the manufacturer or the FDA, or in response to patient reports to the FDA.
The most obvious problem was that one sentence of the law says a member is recalled if there is a simple majority vote for removal, while another sentence says at least 50 per cent of all the registered electors must concur.
AGCS cited the example of defective airbags - one of the largest recalls to hit the automotive industry to date, which is expected to result in some 60 to 70 million units recalled worldwide across at least 19 manufacturers, with an estimated cost of close to $25 billion.
Between 2013 and 2018 more than 1mn goods have been recalled of which 91 per cent were vehicles.
Over the last year It also issued draft guidance that describes situations where it will disclose retail information for recalled food products.
Recalled food can often be traced back to contamination that occurs during production, like the romaine lettuce recalled from Yuma, Arizona, last spring.
recalled 6.5 million vehicles and replaced 13 million tires.
Under the Local Government Code and Comelec Resolution 7505, local government officials could be recalled for loss of confidence.
The pace of defective products being recalled has increased so much that they are now a leading cause of liability loss for businesses globally.