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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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In April 2015, the United Nations Human Rights Office (OHCHR) expressed concern by the continued and increasing use of administrative detention by Israeli authorities against Palestinians.
In April 2015, the United Nations Human Rights Office (OHCHR) expressed concern at the continued and increasing use of administrative detention by Israeli authorities against Palestinians.
Lack of administrative courts in interwar Romania gave specific features to the theory of administrative contracts.
Administrative Law engages the reader's interest in two opening chapters describing the structure of the administrative state.
At a minimum, Powerine II provides a possible basis for recovery of administrative costs where none might have existed before.
A review of the ERIC database found several references to reports concerning administrative placement of student service programs within the institution.
It appears that many physicians, whether employed or receiving a stipend do receive a substantial amount of their total income for their administrative responsibilities.
However, in a concurring opinion, several of the judges cautioned future taxpayers not to interpret this case as allowing the introduction of evidence withheld from the administrative hearing.
It was an opportunity for me to do what I enjoy and give others the benefit of my administrative experience.
Administrative supplements provided under this program may be for either part-time or full-time support for the candidate, and all supported time is to be spent updating and enhancing research skills.
The attitude is that an administrative assistant is an administrative assistant--period.
The court also struck a separation-of-powers balance by its criticism of the Tribunal and the Court of Appeals in following the Department's administrative bulletin advancing the real object test.

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