purge date

purge date

[′pərj ‚dāt]
(computer science)
The date after which data are released and the storage area can be used for storing other data.
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Calculate the I-9 purge date when an employee leaves and purge the I-9 forms periodically.
Until the legal purge date is reached, it is important to retain accessibility to data for queries and legal compliance while reducing the cost of long-term data retention.
Each record can contain critical date information about beginning and ending dates of an event or program and record validation and purge dates.