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comply with (something)

To follow or adhere to a particular rule or regulation. Please be advised that your construction project needs to comply with all building codes.
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comply with something

to conform to something; to obey guidelines or regulations; to agree to something. I hope you decide to comply with our rules. I am happy to comply with your request.
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Packers are going to have to make sure that producers are complying with the law.
Under Title III, if you're a tenant, check your lease to see who's responsible for complying with the Act.
Although staff size is comparable, complying programs have a much higher number of people with disabilities on staff than non-compliers.
In other words, a finding that reasonable cause existed for the failure should wipe the slate clean for purposes of the filer's "history of complying with the information reporting requirement.
Preliminary results of the study revealed that a lack of management implementation guidance is a significant cost driver for companies complying with Section 404 requirements.
The IRS replied to a request from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants by asking for anecdotal evidence regarding the difficulties that firms are encountering in complying with these and other tax rules.
Six out of the top 10 spammers are complying or in the process of complying with the Do Not Intrude Registry - significantly decreasing the amount of spam received by our members.
Complying with a law that lights the way to safety today will, undoubtedly, brighten tomorrow for all those who live, work and build in our City.
With nine months to go until the consent decree governing the Los Angeles Police Department is up for renewal, officials on Tuesday said the department has made progress toward complying with the order, but it is still lacking in some crucial areas.
A partnership following the existing proposed regulations, for all tax years prior to the 1998 effective date of the proposed amendments, would be treated as fully complying with the partnership filing requirements for those tax years.
Those responsible for complying with the directive will include manufacturers, sellers, distributors and recyclers of electric and electronic equipment containing these six hazardous substances.
The funding stopped in May amid accusations that the school was not complying with state education law.
Therefore, it seems that if the two conditions are met, the developer may be able to include the estimated costs in the basis of the lots sold without complying with Rev.
NYSE:OLG) announced today that it has elected to extend the waiver period for complying with the financial reporting covenants and related compliance certificate and auditors' statement covenants in the indenture for its 6 1/8% Senior Notes due 2013 (the "Notes") from November 15, 2005 to December 15, 2005.
The MTA is committed to complying with the decree and will continue our efforts to improve the Metro Bus system.