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  • bill of indemnity — A law under which a public official is protected from liability in performance of his official acts including his failure to take his official oath. An initial pleading by which the plaintiff seeks to require another (e.g., insurance company) to… …   Black's law dictionary

  • bill of indemnity — A law under which a public official is protected from liability in performance of his official acts including his failure to take his official oath. An initial pleading by which the plaintiff seeks to require another (e.g., insurance company) to… …   Black's law dictionary

  • bill of indemnity — A statute relieving officers from their failure to take their official oaths …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • bill — [ bil ] n. m. • 1669; mot angl. ♦ Projet de loi du Parlement anglais. Rejeter un bill. Des bills. Par ext. La loi votée. ⊗ HOM. Bile. ● bill nom masculin (anglais bill, calque de l ancien français bulle, boule servant de sceau) En Grande Bretagne …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • bill — As a legal term, this word has many meanings and applications, the most important of which are set forth below: Bill of Rights. A formal and emphatic legislative assertion and declaration of popular rights and liberties usually promulgated upon a …   Black's law dictionary

  • bill — As a legal term, this word has many meanings and applications, the most important of which are set forth below: Bill of Rights. A formal and emphatic legislative assertion and declaration of popular rights and liberties usually promulgated upon a …   Black's law dictionary

  • Indemnity and Oblivion Act — The Indemnity and Oblivion Act is an Act of the Parliament of England (16 Cha. II c. 11), the long title of which is An Act of Free and General Pardon, Indemnity, and Oblivion . [ Charles II, 1660: An Act of Free and Generall Pardon Indemnity and …   Wikipedia

  • Bill Gates — For other people named Bill Gates, see Bill Gates (disambiguation). Bill Gates …   Wikipedia

  • Bill of lading — Admiralty law History …   Wikipedia

  • indemnity — 1) An agreement by one party to make good the losses suffered by another, usually by payment of money, repair, replacement, or reinstatement. This is the function of indemnity insurance 2) An undertaking by a bank s client, who has lost a… …   Big dictionary of business and management

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