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Public Authority

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  1. a public corporation chartered by a state designed to perform some public service

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 29, 2008
  2. a type of public benefit corporation that takes on a more bureaucratic role, such as the maintenance of public infrastructure, that often has broad powers to regulate or maintain public property

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 29, 2008
  3. Authorities borrow from both municipal corporations law (that is, the laws responsible for the creation of cities, towns, and other forms of local government) and private corporations law

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    created by user picturefactobot on December 29, 2008
  4. Other public benefit corporations resemble private non-profit organizations, and take on roles that private corporations might otherwise perform

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