approving authority


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approving authority

The individual agency, board, department, or official established and authorized by a political subdivision (e.g., state, province, county, city, or parish) which is created by law to administer and enforce specified requirements.
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(68) On the other hand, a well-crafted rebuttal may convince the approving authority that financial liability is not warranted by the facts and circumstances.
Team leader of the group was Chief Agriculture and Environments P&D Department Javed Iqbal, while Additional Secretary Finance Bashir Khan, Chief Economic Analyst Mian Asim Ismail, Director IBMS/ Registrar Agricultural University Dr Muhammad Zulfiqar, Assistant Chief Agriculture P&D Qaisar Alam, Research Associate/Training Coordination Officer PARD Muhammad Arshad and Additional Director P&D Agriculture University Rizwan Ahmad were members of the group who deliberated on the issue and finalised a draft proposal for onward presentation to the approving authority.
The travel approving authority authorizes the acceptance of the contribution, award, or payment in writing.
The Department of Municipal Affairs assumes the role of Principal Developer and Approving Authority, guiding the development with a carefully structured plan, relying on KEO International Consultants as the designated programme manager.
Approving Authority. A Military Service commander of an installation or Naval ship is the approving authority for requests to hold cash at personal risk for DOs (disbursing officers], deputies, agents, and cashiers within his or her command.
Department of Education on whether to approve accreditation agencies, faulted the ABA's diversity drive, among other things, approving authority for only 18 months instead of the traditional five years.
The Department of DITSCAP calls out for several roles: the Designated Approving Authority, the Certification Authority, and a Certification Agent (or certifier).
This is promoted by the Government's approving authority and that a handful of developers carry out the work.
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is the approving authority for battle stars.
Only a combatant commander can initiate a request for a battle star, and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is the approving authority for them, according to a DOD release.
This is the last of three insignia posters produced by Naval Aviation History and Archives Office 178H, the final approving authority for Naval Aviation insignia).
More importantly, this novel accounting method also prevents the approving authority -- and eventually the public -- to learn of the true costs involved.