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7.68 Use of semicolon

Use a semicolon after each item (and a period at the end of the list) if one or more items contain internal punctuation, or after each item of a list ending in and or or, even if the items contain no internal punctuation:

The Bureau has set the following priorities for the coming year:

  1. Determining customer needs;
  2. Improving teamwork and internal communication;
  3. Updating equipment to increase turnaround time; and
  4. Initiating quality-assurance procedures.