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conform to (something)

To follow or adhere to a particular set of rules, regulations, or norms. Please be advised that your construction project needs to conform to all building codes.
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conform to something

to agree with or behave within guidelines or regulations. I hope that your policies will conform to our guidelines. Does my casual dress conform to your regulations?
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The same percentage of youths (three percent) has heterosexual sexual orientations and do not conform to gender norms.
8) As of June 1, 2005, representatives of 16 state tax agencies (9) indicated that their corporate tax regimes would conform to IRC Sec.
The protracted budget battle in Wisconsin has delayed enactment of AB 100, which contains language that would conform to the AJCA's provisions.
Partnerships formed before that date can elect to change their partnership year to conform to the final regulations.
Nevertheless, to encourage existing partnerships to change their tax years to conform to the final regulations, Treasury and the IRS have retained the Temp.
VistaScape's solution is proactive in that it manages monitoring and policy decisions, based on rules that conform to our unique security situation," said Captain Jessica Cummins of the Port of San Diego Harbor Police.
Ports can create their own unique security policy and also set rules that conform to ISPS code.
The Group II mortgage pool consists of first lien adjustable-rate and first and second lien fixed-rate mortgage loans with principal balances that may or may not conform to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac guidelines with a cut-off date pool balance of $156,850,125.
Legislation enacted during 1997(5) permits the formation of SMLLCs and requires the DOR to conform to the Federal tax classification of multi-member LLCs, but classifies an SMLLC as a partnership.
During 1997, Missouri law was amended(26) to conform to the FCBRs; effective May 20,1997, Missouri LLCs are classified and treated on a basis consistent with their classification for Federal income tax purposes.
Products that conform to the standard specifications can receive the Open Brand, awarded by The Open Group.
The commitment allows our conforming division to offer a FICO driven product with `Alternative A' loan characteristics including stated income and express underwriting guidelines and will complement our loan programs that conform to the underwriting guidelines of Fannie Mae and other agencies," noted Kelly Monahan, president and chief financial officer.
In 1993, the USGA determined that the original version of the Bullet "Hollow Point" driver did not conform to the Rules of Golf.