Binding Decision

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Binding Decision

1. A decision that binds the parties affected by it and that they may not appeal. A binding decision may be the result of arbitration, the appeal to the highest court possible or a decision by a regulatory agency.

2. See: Binding authority.
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Carpio said that in international law, where there is no world policeman to enforce a legally binding ruling, acceptance and implementation of the ruling by the losing state is 'obviously material.
An arbitrator will hear the matter later this year and make a binding ruling.
Through this facility, non-residents can obtain, in advance, a binding ruling on the issues that could arise in determining their tax liabilities at a later stage.
Summary: Over a year after the activation of the National Committee for Combating Addiction and a binding ruling by the Court of Cassation, some judges are still refusing to apply the drug law by allowing drug users to seek treatment in lieu of prosecution.
The legally binding ruling was the beginning of the end of corporal punishment in state schools.
Customs Service: Online filing of an electronic binding ruling request can be submitted to the National Commodity Specialist Division of the Office of Regulations and Rulings via an eRulings Template will result in a ruling within 30 days of receipt.
According to the council's non binding ruling, employees earning less than LL1 million will be entitled for 30 percent increase provided that this increase do not exceed LL200,000 while those who make more than LL1 million will be entitled for 20 percent increase but condition that this will not exceed LL75,000.
In 1986, the two sides agreed to take the dispute to an international arbitration panel in Geneva for a binding ruling.
No other nation has yet issued a legally binding ruling on universal internet access, although the UK government has promised to connect all homes with at least 2Mbps by 2010.
Sudan peace partners, the dominant National Congress Party (NCP and the Sudan People's Liberation Movement welcomed on Wednesday the award of Abyei Arbitration Tribunal and reaffirmed their commitment to implement the final and binding ruling.
He held investigations into the remaining 35 per cent - 372 - and made a binding ruling in 337 cases.
In light of the penalties that can be levied on a QI, a binding ruling on this issue would be helpful.