Sentence Examples with the word filing

I think Gerry has been filing her reports.

In the state of New York the act which seeks to prevent corrupt practices relies in like manner on the efficacy of publicity, but it is less effective than the Massachusetts law in that it provides simply for the filing by the candidates themselves of sworn statements of their own expenses.

The plaintiff must be a resident of the state for two years before filing a petition for a divorce.

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A plaintiff must reside in the state one year before filing an application for a divorce.

Before filing a petition for a divorce the plaintiff must have resided within the state at least one year.

And 6 A.M.; after the same date no child under 14 shall be employed in any factory without a certificate of school attendance for 12 weeks (of which 6 weeks must be consecutive) of the preceding year; no child shall be employed without the filing of an affidavit as to age.

Eight per cent of the number of voters who at the last preceding election voted for a justice of the supreme court, by filing with the secretary of state a petition for the enactment of any law or constitutional amendment - the petition must contain the full text of the law and must be filed at least four months before the election at which it is to be voted upon - may secure a vote on the proposed measure at the next general election, and if it receives the approval of the voters it becomes a law without interposition of the legislature, and goes into effect from the day of the governor's proclamation announcing the result of the election.

Understanding his filing system was another story.

As soon as Jake Weller left, Cynthia questioned her husband about the candidate filing papers Weller handed him.

They're filing papers for next summer's sheriff 's election.