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Mandate

Allocation of funds to an investment manager to be managed for a specific purpose or style. Also refers to the formal appointment to advise on or arrange a project financing.

Mandate

1. See: Order.

2. The appointment of a person to make arrangements for the financing of a project.
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The e-Mandate enables businesses to improve the efficiency of their direct debit process, thereby saving costs associated with paper direct debit instructions and sidestepping the lack of security of the existing online direct debit mandate procedure.
According to Article 63 of the Constitution, MP Silvana Boneva said that her counterparts from the opposition must return their mandates in the Parliament and not before a notary.
These included TEI's concerns that, the assurances of software vendors notwithstanding, significant doubt existed whether the mandate could be successfully implemented within the time frame specified by the IRS.
Tape tends to have a very long lifecycle, which becomes important when dealing with compliance mandates that may require archiving and access to data 10, 20, 30 or more years from now.
Texas, for example, passed a number of benefit mandates, but health care became unaffordable for a lot of people, he added.
Agencies should focus on ensuring education and changing perceptions, not on meeting mandates.
Although the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act has been effective in curtailing some forms of unfunded mandates, Congress and the administration have continued to shift the cost of many major policy initiatives to the states," said Utah House Speaker Marty Stephens, president of NCSL.
First, a growing number of states no longer pass health insurance mandates without a fiscal impact study evaluating how they will increase insurers' costs.
Boyle took the opportunity to call for the unilateral declaration of an independent Palestinian state based on the right to self-determination end following the steps taken by the former Mandate territory of Namibia.
The mandate was repealed in 1995, but he says it left a bad taste in many mouths that is difficult to remove.
Suppliers often feel bullied into complying with IT mandates.
For these tests, Conley constructs a variable indicating which presidents declared electoral mandates.