Administrative Agency


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Administrative Agency

The government organization responsible for enforcing a body of laws. For example, the Internal Revenue Service is the administrative agency for U.S. tax law. It is also called a government agency.
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dissenting, reasoning that insurer's obligation to settle claims is not limited by restrictions on duty to defend formal litigation or lack of coverage for administrative agency orders of paymen t).
of Yonkers, attorneys that represent owners, said as an administrative agency, DHCR has the authority to levy fines and penalties and reduce them to a money judgement.
NRDC, where the Court held that "when the statute is silent or ambiguous with respect to the specific issues," the sole issue for the court is whether the administrative agency adopted a "permissible construction of the statute.
Third, we need a separate administrative agency that is not involved in tax revenues and has administrative responsibilities only, to coordinate and set policy.
is certified as a GMP Pharmaceutical Manufacturer by the Peoples Republic of China State Drug Administrative Agency.
Comsuper is the administrative agency of superannuation schemes that are made available for Australia's government employees and the Australian Defence Force.
Incorporated Administrative Agency National Agriculture and Bio-Oriented Research Organization (Ibaraki, Japan) has patented a method of producing cellulose comprising the steps of: (i) culturing filamentous fungus having the ability to produce cellulose; and (ii) recovering cellulose from a culture obtained by the step (i) and cellulose produced by filamentous fungi.
justifying or attempting to justify the use of secret reports by a hearer to the head of an administrative agency.
Second, the decision emphasizes the constraints under which an administrative agency must act in its rule making capacity.
which was established under the laws of the Peoples Republic of China and is based in Henan, China, is a pharmaceutical manufacturer and research and development company that has been GMP certified (in 2004) by the Peoples Republic of China State Drug Administrative Agency.
To the extent that any Tax Court dicta contradicts this ruling, the Second Circuit owes "no deference to the Tax Court's statutory interpretations, its relationship to us being that of a district court to a court of appeals, not that of an administrative agency to a court of appeals" (Madison Recycling Assocs.
The EIP is part of the South Carolina Budget and Control Board, the central administrative agency for South Carolina state government.

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