CDA


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CDA

Abbrev. for Centre de Données Astronomiques.

CDA

(file format)

CDA

(legal)

CDA

(1) (Compact Disc Audio) The file extension that is viewed in Windows Explorer when a music CD is loaded. Appearing as Track01.CDA, Track02.CDA, etc., they are pointers to the track locations on the CD. See CD-DA and AIFF.

(2) (Clinical Document Architecture) A subset of the XML-based HL7 medical record format that is widely used to exchange discharge summaries and progress notes. See healthcare IT.

(3) (Communications Decency Act) A section of a U.S. telecommunications reform bill, passed February 8, 1996, that made it a federal crime to send indecent communications to anyone or to allow minors to view any message considered offensive by contemporary community standards. After considerable protest, the CDA was abolished by a federal court and also the Supreme Court.

(4) (Compound Document Architecture) A compound document format from Digital Equipment that created hot links between documents. See compound document.
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The report said the CDA received the down payment and instalments until October 2008, after which the payment rate instalment schedule was revised to Rs29.
According to sources, pressure has been mounting on the Authority to reverse its decision after FIA took a U-turn last month and dropped charges against the former CDA chairman Kamran Lashari, ex members of the CDA board including former Member Planning Brig (retd) Nusrat Ullah, former Member Finance Kamran Qureshi, former Member Admin Shoukat Ali, former Member Engineering Mian Moin ud Din Kakakhel, former Director Estate Habib Gilani and Dr Faisal Awan, the then director PMO as well as the owner of the private firm.
According to IMC memorandum dated February 7, 2018, personnel files of employees may be processed as per CDA rules and regulations through their respective departments or authorised officers, just as it was being done before the creation of the IMC.
Chairman CDA Usman Bajwa told the bench that CDA board meeting is going to be held next week for regularisation of 70 marriage halls marquee.
Inexperience administration of the top civic authority instead of earning profit for the institution inflicted loss by selling out costly plots while overall CDA faced a loss of Rs 9 billion due to halting allotment of commercial and residential plots, bill-boards and recoveries of other departments.
The CDA is taking all possible steps to engage all stakeholders in Tree Plantation campaign, he said.
Addressing the delegation, Khalid Iqbal Malik, President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry said that maximum problems of business community were related to CDA and better cooperation of the civic body was essential to facilitate the growth of business activities.
The region has nearly 30 housing societies which would see CDA enforcing its building by-laws.
The meeting also decided that CDA officers would donate their two-day salary and other employees one-day salary to the chairman's relief fund.
CDA is assigned criminal cases when the Public Defender's Office represents another client in the same case.
Following the transfer of the property to the developer last month, the CDA recouped the $1.
Implementation of the CDA has so far been obstructed by a legal challenge, and the case is now being reviewed by the Supreme Court.