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amendment

A written description of a change (or changes) to, or formal clarification of, a protocol.

amendment

Amended application, revised application Clinical trials Any protocol change which occurs after activation of a trial Government A change in an existing law. See Doggett amendment, Helms amendment, Social Security Amendments of 1983, Synar amendment.
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The amendments bills should have been brought keeping the interests of the tribal people in mind.
In condemning the harshness of Stevens' original version of the 14th Amendment, a colleague asked him if he could build a penitentiary large enough for the millions of people living in the South.
Though he kept his word to the anti-Federalists, Madison actually thought that the amendments were "unnecessary and dangerous.
It took some prodding from reporters to get Bush to discuss the marriage amendment.
Elton Gallegly, R-Thousand Oaks, and Dana Rorhabacher, R-Huntington Beach, were among the Republicans who voted in favor of Sherman's amendment.
Other state courts have indicated that they, too, will read their Blaine amendments as prohibiting aid to religious schools, regardless of whether the aid is given directly by the state or indirectly through parents and students.
Nevertheless, Martinez filed a civil suit under Section 1983, claiming that the interrogation of him violated both his Fifth Amendment right against compelled self-incrimination and his Fourteenth Amendment due process rights.
For an existing plan, the remedial amendment period begins on the date the amendment is adopted or is put into effect, whichever is earlier.
of Health, Education and Welfare issues regulations based on Moss amendments.
The 1998 Amendments changed the name of the plan from the Individualized Written Rehabilitation Program to the IPE in order to emphasize the employment focus of the VR program.