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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Loans from domestic and foreign financial institutions; guarantees given by any government agency to government-owned-or-controlled-corporations and to private corporations, persons or entities; public funding extended to any private entity;
The contract includes programme management and services for the unnamed government agency.
Eager to boast of abolishing an entire government agency but not gutsy enough to take on, say, the Department of Agriculture, the GOP is angling to axe the tiny OTA, whose only constituency is a public that has probably never heard of it.
Recent proposals for growth-control agencies in California and Washington state reserved stakeholder slots for local and state government agency representatives.
Government agency floaters with a 90-day reset are generally priced at the three-month Treasury bill rate plus 30 basis points, or at three-month LIBOR plus 15 basis points.
The report includes six recommendations and outlines how a government agency can improve their performance by adopting model business behaviours.
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An employment audit resembles a government investigation; therefore, should the EEOC or DOL or some other government agency come calling, the employer is already prepared.
Other evidence might not be available until a government agency investigates the violation.
Twenty-five years ago this month, in a faraway liberal country, a government agency called the Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO) was established by an act of Congress.
Under a $14.9 million contract with CrimTrac, iiNet subsidiary TransACT will provide data centre space to the government agency during 10 years.
government agency responsible for promoting research and education projects in science and engineering.

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