User Fee


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User Fee

Money one must pay in exchange for the ability to use a service. User fees generally are collected by municipal governments. For example, one may pay a fixed fee every month for sewer services.
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Tenders are invited for Development Services User Fee Policy
WASHINGTON, June 15, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bulk Pharmaceuticals Task Force(BPTF), an affiliate of the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates, today asked the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to consider several changes to performance goals and the fee payment schedule prior to reauthorization of the Generic Drug User Fee Act(GDUFA).
Payments for government services, like park entrance fees, sewer charges and highway tolls, clearly fall into the user fee category.
Titled the "FDA User Fee Protection Act," the Senate bill would alter the 1985 legislation that sets the rules for sequestration, adding a provision to shield what the FDA gathers directly from industry.
THE user fee introduced in some government hospitals is acting as a deterrent for the poor to access healthcare, a new study has revealed.
During a recent Senate Health Education Labor and Pensions Committee hearing about the renewal of the FDA's medical device user fee program, Republican Sens.
While user fees cannot replace lost revenues, the current economic state of affairs provides a critical opportunity to review and update user fee policies, cost structures, policies, and internal procedural processes.
Separately, that same month, the agency announced it is seeking input on ways to update and improve its eight-year-old medical device user fee program.
In light of increasing congressional interest in user fee financing, GAO developed a framework for examining user fee design characteristics that may influence the effectiveness of user fees.
And quite simply, the nation cannot rely on the gas tax as a road user fee when cars are no longer powered by gasoline.
if "performance" does not meet the established standard, the entity being charged the user fee will get future fees reduced by a corresponding amount.
The American Frozen Food Institute (AFFI) scored a major victory recently when a Congressional Conference Committee, addressing specific aspects of the fiscal year (FY) 1994 appropriations, announced it eliminated the user fee provision from the Agriculture, Rural Development and Related Agencies Appropriations bill (H.