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compliance

, compliancy
a measure of the ability of a mechanical system to respond to an applied vibrating force, expressed as the reciprocal of the system's stiffness.

Compliance

Meeting legislated performance standards; “beyond compliance” means voluntarily exceeding those standards.

compliance

see TYPES OF COMPLIANCE.

compliance

[kəm′plī·əns]
(mechanics)
The displacement of a linear mechanical system under a unit force.

certificate of compliance

A document issued by the responsible governmental authority stating that all of a building, or any designated portion thereof, complies with all provisions of applicable codes, statutes, and regulations.

compliance

Conforming to a specification, standard or law that has been clearly defined.
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Negros Occidental Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson earlier reminded the 31 mayors and the 601 barangay captains of the province to comply with the order of the President.
Nema officers had a joint meeting with milk cooperatives' representatives from the region who promised to comply.
This case demonstrates the Departments commitment to ensuring employers comply with the law and that employees receive the wages they have earned.
He explained that Cummings, of no fixed address, was currently unable to comply with any order after being remanded in custody on other matters.
The finance providers will have to comply with the same rules and regulations that banks have to adhere to.
In its latest judgement, the court has found that since Luxembourg has recognised that it has not complied with the 2006 judgement, at least as regards two treatment plants (Beggen and Bleesbruck) and that by 28 August 2010 (the time limit given by the Commission) it had not adopted all the measures necessary to comply fully with the first judgement, Luxembourg had failed to fulfil its obligations under EU law.
He was convicted of being in charge of a dog dangerously out of control in System Street, Adamsdown, on November 17 and failing to comply with the order.
The remaining 17% failed to comply and are considered "Non Compliant" and had their membership and certification revoked.
Sec, 6332 was enacted to create a legal obligation on third parties to comply with an IRS levy.
LEFKOSA, July 27, 2011 (TUR) -- Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) President Dervis Eroglu has said that Greek Cypriot administration must comply with the principle of secrecy in intensified Cyprus talks.
HALF of NHS Trusts are failing to comply with alerts designed to protect patients from harm, research suggests.
They are measured using three sub-indicators: the total tax rate (the cost of all taxes borne), the time needed to comply with the major taxes (profit taxes, labour taxes and mandatory contributions, and consumption taxes), and the number of tax payments.