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n.1.A convulsive tic or hysteric neurosis prevalent among Malays, similar to or identical with miryachit and jumping disease, the person affected performing various involuntary actions and making rapid inarticulate ejaculations in imitation of the actions and words of another person.
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The PUC said final approval of the assets to be transferred would be conditioned on (1) the filing of an agreement between Boulder and Xcel providing permanent rights for Xcel to place and access facilities in Boulder it needs to continue to serve its customers; (2) the filing of a revised list of assets that is accurate and complete; and (3) the filing of an agreement that addresses payment from Boulder to Xcel for costs incurred by Xcel during separation.
Vehicles owned or hired by government department By Shashank Shekhar in New Delhi are not getting the mandatory PUC certificate on a regular basis.
He said the PUC was playing its effective role for eliminating terrorism, extremism, sectarian violence and attitudes of intolerance.
Tahir Ashrafi said the PUC was ready to impart training to Ulema of Poland and young Muslims.
An amendment to the measure offered by Cook would allow the three PUC commissioners - who are appointed by the governor - to have held stakes of up to 10 percent of a public utility regulated by the commission (or a competitor to utilities regulated by the commission) in the two years prior to appointment.
The $1-million project includes contributions from the Ontario Innovation Trust, the PUC, Industrial Research Assistance Program with in-kind contributions in Sault College and the PUC.
They worked with Sandoval from LUPE, as well as organizers from the Environmental Justice Coalition for Water and Public Citizen, to build testimony for a December PUC hearing in San Francisco.
Sheri Inouye, a spokeswoman for the PUC, said her agency is working with Edison on the investigation.
The governor appointed 47-year-old lawyer and former legislator Ray Baum of La Grande and 51-year-old former Oregon Department of Energy director and current top PUC staff member John Savage.
As the PUC lacked the means to rebuild and modernise its sports facilities, the City of Paris finally stepped in and launched a competition for the 8.
In future rate cases, the PUC will consider how aggressively utilities have pursued the recommendations and will use this information in setting rates.
The PUC earlier said it discarded pre-2003 data under its documentation retention policy and so estimates for those years were obtained through journalistic accounts and through an analysis of PUC annual reports.