He waited, as if she'd reveal enough dirt to make his monthly quota then added, They'll probably suspend your license.
You've used up your quota of thank you's.
(2) Impts de quotite, which are levied directly on the individual, who pays his quota according to a~ fixed tariff.
Land is not so heavily burdened by the government quota as by the additional centimes imposed by the provincial and communal authorities.
In 1839 on the final dissolution of the kingdom of the Netherlands, Holland gave definite form to this right by fixing the toll, and by obtaining the assent of the powers to the arrangement which fettered the trade of Antwerp. In 1863 after long negotiations Belgium bought up this right - each of the powers interested in the trade contributing its quota - and the navigation of the Scheldt was then declared free.
This quota is fixed for a period of years, and generally coincides with the duration of the customs and commercial treaty.
It was then decided that from 1897 to July 1907 the quota should be 66 2/3% for Austria, and 33 1/3% for Hungary.
It was to be fixed once every ten years by separate committees chosen for that purpose from the Austrian Reichsrath and the Hungarian parliament, the so-called Quota-Deputations.
As a Cinque Port, Dover (Dofra, Dovorra) had to contribute twenty of the quota of ships furnished by those ports; in return for this service a charter of liberties was granted to the ports by Edward the Confessor, making the townsmen quit of shires and hundreds, with the right to be impleaded only at Shepway, and other privileges, which were confirmed by subsequent kings, with additions, down to James II.
The real cause of the dismissal of Maslama was, that he did not send the revenue-quota to Damascus.
At first it was only levied at irregular intervals; afterwards, in 378 B.C., it became a permanent tax based on elaborate valuation under which the richer members paid on a larger quota of their capital; in the case of the wealthiest class the taxable quota was taken as one-fifth, smaller fractions being adopted for those belonging to the other divisions.
The commission charged with the delimitation of constituencies is permitted to vary the quota as much as 15% either way.
Why do they not dissolve it themselves--the union between themselves and the State--and refuse to pay their quota into its treasury?
He well remembered the last interview he had had with the old prince at the time of the enrollment, when in reply to an invitation to dinner he had had to listen to an angry reprimand for not having provided his full quota of men.