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Administration

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.

administration

see MANAGEMENT.
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Administrative detention is a procedure that allows the Israeli military to hold prisoners indefinitely on secret information without charging them or allowing them to stand trial.
Administrative workers identified event planning (78 percent) and controlling costs (66 percent) as the top areas they've been asked to help with.
Administrative detention is a procedure which allows the Israeli authorities to hold Palestinian detainees in prison for up to a six-month renewable period based on secret information, without charging them or allowing them to stand trial.
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Categories: May 20, 2010, Administrative costs, Cost analysis, Federal aid for housing, Federal aid to states, Federal funds, Federal grants, Funds management, Grant administration, Grant monitoring, Homelessness, Housing, Housing allowances, Housing programs, HUD Emergency Shelter Grant Program, Program evaluation, Program management, Public assistance programs
Administrative Law is more accurately described as a lawyer's guide to "judicial review of administrative action" as opposed to a work on administrative law "in context" or on the administrative process.
All files relative to the audit that include information and documents obtained pursuant to summonses issued to third parties which are not included in the Administrative File.
The California Supreme Court held that under a literal reading of the excess/umbrella liability policies at issue, the wording of the insuring agreement was broad enough to include coverage for environmental cleanup and response costs ordered by an administrative agency.
Data from this study may suggest that there is a preferred administrative placement for the SI program within an institution.
The substantial representation in these specialties may reflect the fact that their practice profile or style allows them to free up time for administrative responsibilities.
Arriaga was put in administrative segregation after he destroyed another inmate's television set, prison officials said.
At the administrative hearing, the IRS representative rejected the taxpayer's evidence of timely mailing of his return on the grounds the only acceptable proof was a certified or registered mail receipt.

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