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.
In 1877 Austria gave Hungary a share in the management of the bank, while the arrangement for paying the bonus on exported sugar was favourable to Austria; on the other hand, since the increased duty on coffee and petroleum would fall more heavily on Austria, the Austrians wished to persuade the Hungarians to pay a larger quota of the common expenses, and there was also a dispute whether Hungary was partly responsible for a debt of 80 M.
The real cause of the dismissal of Maslama was, that he did not send the revenue-quota to Damascus.
The commission charged with the delimitation of constituencies is permitted to vary the quota as much as 15% either way.
When a contribution is required from county rate, the county council assess the amount payable by each parish according to the basis previously made, and send their precept to the guardians of the unions comprising the several parishes in the county, the guardians in their turn requiring the overseers of each parish to provide the necessary quota of that parish out of the poor rate, and the sum thus raised goes into the county fund.
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.