code of practice


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code of practice

A technical document setting forth standards of good construction for various materials and trades, but does not have the force of law.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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"Although it's only a voluntary code of practice it's been very successful and that's largely because it's been endorsed by some heavyweight bodies, including the British Property Federation and the British Council of Shopping Centres," he said.
"At present, there is no harmonized EU regulation for this sector," said Peter Oldring, member of the European sector can coatings of CEPE and one of the initiators of the code of practice. "Aware of its responsibility for food quality, the can coatings industry felt it necessary to take a proactive approach and created the code of practice in cooperation with other industry associations along the supply chain.
Launched in June 2006 the Food Industry Code of Practice for the supply of compressed air, has been prepared by the British Compressed Air Society (BCAS) and the British Retail Consortium (BRC).
In particular, the introduction of The Code of Practice (Department of Education Northern Ireland, 1998:2, 1.6) has addressed the issue of inclusion and integration in Northern Ireland by stating, "the needs of most pupils will be met in mainstream schools, and without a statutory assessment or a statement.
The Code of Practice has reportedly been developed by an industry workgroup as a self-regulatory initiative and compliance is voluntary.
As this issue of the Journal of Employee Assistance goes to press, the International Labour Organization is putting the finishing touches on a code of practice to guide employers and workers in establishing programs and policies to address violence and stress in public and private service organizations, such as schools, hospitals, banks, post offices, and restaurants.
COUNTER (Counting Online Usage of NeTworked Electronic Resources) has announced that the COUNTER Code of Practice is now available and can be downloaded at http://www.projectcounter.org.
THE Press Complaints Commission has cleared the Sunday Mercury of any breach of its Code of Practice over a comment made in a Sunday Roast column.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-October 10, 2018--Australian Banking Association to overhaul code of practice
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Global Banking News-October 10, 2018--Australian Banking Association to overhaul code of practice

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