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1. The implementation and management of a policy. A company's senior officers (such as the board of directors) set the policies and its managers (and sometimes the officers themselves) are responsible for administration.

2. In an estate, the management of the assets of a decedent until they are discharged to his/her heirs.


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By pooling their efforts to create an assessment, partner schools in the consortium can administer assessments yet maintain curriculum diversity.
According to the Department of Labor, which administers FMLA, about 78% of employees who could take FMLA traditionally haven't because they couldn't afford to go without pay.
CalCPA administers reviews for California firms enrolled in the AICPA Peer Review Program and will keep doing so.
With more than 1,200 employees, SFA administers more than $60 billion of financial aid a year to college students, about 70percent of all student aid, to help millions of students and families pay for postsecondary education.
The organization that administers the LSAT said it's the first time one of its exams has been stolen, while prosecutors in the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office say it's new legal territory for them as well.
based company, WYZ Girl Entertainment, administers songwriters' catalogs for a number of the major, mid size and small music publishers.
The following sample questionnaire may be used by corporations in determining whether the members of, or nominees to, the corporation's compensation committee (or to the subcommittee that administers its performance-based compensation arrangements) satisfies these requirements.
At that time the nurse prepares the dosage form and administers the drug (this process has been shown to take as long as 30 minutes to one hour following the patient's initial request).
With more than 47 offices in 41 countries, Universal Music Publishing Group (UMPG) owns or administers more than 1 million copyrights.
CFA Institute is the global, non-profit professional association that administers the Chartered Financial Analyst(R) curriculum and examination program worldwide and sets voluntary, ethics-based professional and performance-reporting standards for the investment industry.
The company administers more than $11 billion of nonqualified plan assets.

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