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AB 883 amends the Mental Health Services Act by requiring that funds subject to reversion be reallocated to the county from which the funds reverted.
SACRAMENTO REPORT: THE BILLS SAN DIEGO AGENCIES WANT PASSEDSARA LIBBYAPRIL 23, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
He worked extremely hard to become a neutral-ish force on that end, but the reversion he’s seen in recent years is real, and at least somewhat noticeable.
CAN UTAH’S WINGS HOLD THEIR OWN AGAINST THE BEST OF THE WEST?JARED DUBINAPRIL 21, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The unanswered question is whether this is a novelty or the beginning of a broad trend, whether in the future we’ll see a reversion to institutions or more widespread interest in going solo.
HOW THE INTERNET IS EMPOWERING POLITICIANS, WRITERS AND PORN STARS AT THE EXPENSE OF INSTITUTIONSPHILIP BUMPAPRIL 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Indeed, a reversion to something like ancestral behavior from before cells figured out how to work together may emerge in cancers — where cells adopt a potentially lethal mode of organizing themselves that sets proliferation ahead of cooperation.
CELLS FORM INTO ‘XENOBOTS’ ON THEIR OWNPHILIP BALLMARCH 31, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
More likely, mean reversion has just begun, and it has a long way to go.
BIG TECH IS SUFFERING FROM ‘MEAN REVERSION.’ AND THE DOWNDRAFT ISN’T OVER YETSHAWN TULLYSEPTEMBER 26, 2020FORTUNE
The abnormality of club-foot may be pointed to as a reversion to the shape of the foot in the anthropoid apes.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
Leeds had, more than twenty years before, obtained from Charles the Second a patent granting the reversion to Caermarthen.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
That sad, though glorious reversion of our riper and darker years?
ERNEST LINWOODCAROLINE LEE HENTZ
A suit in Chancery was proceeding, to enable him to sell, to his father, the reversion of a portion of his estates.
THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF MARY WOLLSTONECRAFT SHELLEY, VOLUME I (OF 2)FLORENCE A. THOMAS MARSHALL
The threat of tariff war had called forth in the United States loud protests against any such reversion to economic barbarism.
THE CANADIAN DOMINIONOSCAR D. SKELTON
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