Administrative Agency

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Administrative Agency

The government organization responsible for enforcing a body of laws. For example, the Internal Revenue Service is the administrative agency for U.S. tax law. It is also called a government agency.
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As the LC example showed, government agencies have continued to use new technologies to disseminate, organize, and present their information.
However, most government agencies barely scratch the surface on how to use aerial photography to best serve its constituents.
In the event of a real bioterrorist attack, insurers, health-care providers and government agencies must be prepared to care for hundreds of thousands to millions of people who are ill or dying.
Benefits would also accrue to government agencies, since adoption of the THWC would require few, if any, legislative changes.
Beginning in June 1998, the Federal Reserve offered to the Treasury, other government agencies, banks, and processors the opportunity to test future-dated ACH transactions and related accounting functions.
government agencies to train federal, state, and local emergency response personnel to deal with terrorist events involving weapons of mass destruction.
The GASB issued in January its long-awaited exposure draft on the new reporting model for government agencies and issued a similar draft proposal for colleges and universities in April.
The employee tells his supervisor he has documents that top management would not want government agencies or the news media to see.
An exceptionally high level of cooperation between government agencies and NGOs should ensure its success.
Over the past couple of decades environmental activists have used findings from supposedly neutral government agencies to impose draconian regulations in response to those alleged crises.
The agent submits this number and other documentation concerning the wiretap to two government agencies -- the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the Automated Services Division of the Treasury Department -- to obtain the "keys" required to decrypt this particular type of scrambled speech.
The Department of Finance (DOF) is eyeing to link at least five government agencies under the TradeNet platform on or before the end of 2019, as the government aims to strengthen the Ease of Doing Business (EODB) in the country.

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