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Working Group

Persons gathered together to solve a common problem or to set a particular goal. For example, a working group may be gathered to set standards for a nascent industry. A working group is expected to complete its task within a certain amount of time, usually with the publication of a paper or report. While working groups are founded as temporary, ad hoc committees, many go on to become semi-permanent bodies.
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Elton Gallegly, R-Thousand Oaks, sent a letter to EPA Administrator Mike Leavitt on Tuesday asking why the agency was quitting its leadership of the work group.
The work group examining tax bases and exemptions researched the use of exemption certificates and recommended:
HCBS Work Group members include HHS and other Administration officials.
The remainder of this report presents the initial work product of the Legal and Recordkeeping Work Group, namely a model state administrative regulation to govern taxpayer retention books and records, particularly electronically generated and retained records, for tax administration purposes.
The Type X work group has rapidly moved to formalize industry messaging requirements and is well into analyzing the competing frameworks against these requirements to identify gaps.
These two groups will join the DMTF's 14 existing Work Groups in producing deliverables that will allow users to manage their complex environments more effectively and help control costs.
Dictaphone has also sponsored additional AHIMA/FORE activities, including a 2003 work group on speech recognition in the EHR and an annual Corporate Partner industry briefing, which provides an opportunity for senior corporate leaders serving the health information management industry to discuss nationwide developments.
The CellularRAM work group is a collection of leading memory suppliers who collaborate in the specification development for CellularRAM memory, a multi-generation family of low-power pseudo-static RAM (PSRAM) for mobile applications.
Julian Satran, co-chair of the SNIA OSD Technical Work Group and distinguished engineer at IBM, said: "The OSD 1.
The work group expects to complete its first reviews of the IFX Forum specifications and Web Services in April 2003, and offer its architectural recommendations, implementation guides, samples, and use cases by August 2003.
Prior to Ericsson's (NASDAQ:ERICY) rights issue in 2002, the company's two largest owners - Industrivarden and Investor - as well as other large owners Alecta, Robur Fonder, Nordeas Fonder, AMF Pension, Skandia Liv, Fjarde AP-fonden, SEB Fonder, Forsta AP-fonden, Andra AP-fonden, Handelsbanken Fonder, SEB Trygg Liv, Tredje AP-fonden, SPP Livforsakring AB, Handelsbankens Pensionsstiftelse and Pensionskassa and Sjatte AP-fonden, agreed to appoint a work group to investigate ways to reduce the differences in voting rights carried by class A-shares and class B-shares in Ericsson from 1/1000 till 1/10, with compensation for A-shareholders.