Administering Agency


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Administering Agency

1. A company that provides administration services for another company's employer-sponsored insurance policies, retirement plans, and/or other employee benefits. An administering agency is generally an insurance company.

2. A company that administers its own employee benefits.
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Given the central objective as access and equity and the choice of administering agency being the government or higher educational institutions, it was the financially needy students who were the most eligible to get the loans (29 schemes-58 per cent) during pre 1990s.
The administering agency should have the capability to educate local jurisdictions about successful examples of regional planning and mutual aid agreements, vulnerability assessments, information sharing, model procedures, terrorism consequence plans and other relevant guidance.
During 24 years as administering agency for Medicare and Medicaid, HCFA developed an agency culture that appeared to focus primarily on zealously protecting federal funds from perpetrators of fraud and abuse.
The proper treatment of such damages awards is an issue the statute does not address, and hence it is an issue left to the reasonable resolution of the administering agency, here the Internal Revenue Service.
However, because we credited all States that operated some targeted assessment mechanism, regardless of its scope, breadth, or administering agency, we simultaneously overestimate the occurrence of these activities.
We cannot expect educators to more accurately interpret a law than that law's administering agency," the court said.
The results are a monetary incentive to the customer to buy fuel-efficient cars and revenue neutrality to the administering agency.
there are questions to be resolved as to ensuring that the administering agency will have sufficient funds and staffing expertise to carry out the work; and 5.
Many observers feel it is an inherently unworkable means for securing occupational safety and health; others maintain that the administering agency has not been sufficiently strict with employers or has not had sufficient resources to fund its efforts.
All of the above characteristics tend to make the FECA administering agency a unique entity among U.
Moreover, there is a potential shift in lead administering agency and children served between birth-3 and 3-6.
With a defined service area, each PACE program is approved by the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and the state administering agency, Medicaid.
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