non·​ex·​empt | \ ˌnän-ig-ˈzem(p)t How to pronounce nonexempt (audio) \

Definition of nonexempt

: not free or released from some requirement to which others are subject : not exempt nonexempt employees/income

Examples of nonexempt in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web State tourism leaders are concerned the testing requirements for nonexempt visitors take too long. Sarah Downey, Washington Examiner, "Maine tourism officials and lawmakers press governor to welcome more visitors," 10 Aug. 2020 Approve premium pay for nonexempt employees working on-site at district facilities. Teri Webster, Dallas News, "Plano ISD school board gives additional authority to superintendent during the coronavirus pandemic," 8 Apr. 2020 One of her proposals, like Steele’s upcoming bill, would require meters on all nonexempt wells statewide. Ian James, azcentral, "Arizona lawmakers call for measuring groundwater pumping in rural areas," 16 Jan. 2020 The three-judge panel’s decision published Tuesday reversed a New Jersey judge’s ruling that would have allowed the lawsuit to go forward and include all nonexempt hourly workers employed at Newark Liberty International Airport since April 2014., "Corvette’s engine is moved toward the rear," 27 Dec. 2019 The report noted that nonexempt students include those provisionally enrolled, in a grace period or otherwise without documentation of vaccination. Jacqueline Howard, CNN, "Vaccine exemption rates among US kindergartners continue to climb, CDC says," 17 Oct. 2019 If certain records would include information that would be exempt for disclosure, the public body is required to separate the exempt material and turn over the nonexempt material. Detroit Free Press, "How to use the Michigan Freedom of Information Act," 1 Aug. 2019 First, all your disposable income or nonexempt property (whichever is greater) has to be used to pay your creditors in full, over a three- to five-year period, to receive a discharge., "Check with attorney before early plan payoff," 4 July 2019 Rather, by law, any company seeking an exemption must prove to federal regulators that such vehicles will be at least as safe as nonexempt vehicles. WSJ, "Mr. Nader Misses the Mark on Driverless Cars," 30 Aug. 2018

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First Known Use of nonexempt

1675, in the meaning defined above

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19 Aug 2020

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“Nonexempt.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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