v grant relief or an exemption from a rule or requirement to
She exempted me from the exam
v grant exemption or release to
a (of persons) freed from or not subject to an obligation or liability (as e.g. taxes) to which others or other things are subject
a beauty somehow exempt from the aging process exempt from jury duty only the very poorest citizens should be exempt from income taxes
a (of goods or funds) not subject to taxation
income exempt from taxation
Did IRS Targeting Harm Tea Party Groups? Congress continues its hearings into the IRS flagging of Tea Party groups that applied for tax-exempt status. Weekend Edition Saturday host Scott Simon talks to NPR's Shirish Date.
June 22, 2013 - NPR
Gun law exemption passed; Ball: It doesn't go far enough A bill to exempt retired law enforcement officials from a portion of the state's new gun laws is headed for Gov. Andrew Cuomo's desk after the Senate approved the measure early Friday despite disagreement among the chamber's Republicans.
June 21, 2013 - The Journal News
Barack Obama in USA Today Part of what our core constitutional values promote is the notion that individuals are protected in their privacy and their bodily integrity, and women are not exempt from that,Obama said before meeting with a group of senators.
Mark Wilson in Forbes If I can walk off that green and know I'll be exempt through 2009, it'll be just a great feeling,Wilson said. "But it's more about the journey, enjoying the whole journey that I've gone on. I played in the 1991 PGA Junior here, for...
President Bush in Chicago Tribune I don't think anybody should be exempt from that, and I think it would be an outrage if we didn't prosecute to the fullest extent of the law, particularly people who live in the public domain, make their living because of their visibility _ they're... Michael Bloomberg http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Bloomberg&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNF0yS62k8BJaV-YE-tVY5NKrA5nbA Lompoc Record http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.lompocrecord.com/articles/2008/12/01/ap/sports/d94q3c9o0.txt&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFnZyVad4AooD9ASfC7_K-QOUNx5g Dec 1, 2008
35044 44674 exemption This exemption will enable the Navy to train effectively and to certify carrier and expeditionary strike groups for deployment in support of worldwide operational and combat activities, which are essential to national security," Bush said.