regulatory authority

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Noun1.regulatory authority - a governmental agency that regulates businesses in the public interest
administrative body, administrative unit - a unit with administrative responsibilities
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We had a plan, Mr Headstone and I, for my sister's education, and for its being advised and overlooked by Mr Headstone, who is a much more competent authority, whatever you may pretend to think, as you smoke, than you could produce, if you tried.
On this decision of such competent authority Roderick was released, and had returned to his native city the very day before his encounter with George Herkimer.
The penalties have been imposed after approval of the competent authority.
The committee or any of its members could visit Saudi Arabia, if so required, with the approval of competent authority.
Latest Income Tax Clearance Certificate from the competent authority Document cost : INR 10000 EMD value : INR 211000 Document Purchase Start date : 15 Dec 2017 Document Purchase End date : 23 Dec 2017 Pre-bid meeting date : 23 Dec 2017 Opening date : 27 Dec 2017 Period of contract : 12 months
The ROP also said that the one month tourist visit visa "shall be granted by the competent authority to anybody who wishes to enter the Sultanate for the purpose of tourism, shall be valid for one month and may be extended for a similar period.
All plans, drawings, studies, calculations and any other documents relating to a building, its alteration, additions or repairs, must be submitted to the competent authority in accordance with the provisions of the Streets and Buildings Law, Cap.
PESHAWAR -- On the recommendation of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Public Service Commission, the Competent Authority has ordered the appointments of four doctors as Senior Registrar (BS-18) at DHQTH Kohat on regular basis with immediate effect.
PESHAWAR -- On the recommendation of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Public Service Commission, the Competent Authority (Chief Minister, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) has ordered the appointments of four doctors as Senior Registrar (BS-18) at DHQTH Kohat on regular basis with immediate effect.
As per Article 4, the competent authority or any other body to be determined by the Ministry shall issue Entry Visa in accordance with provisions of the law.
Given that majority of the lease registration fee requirements is based on policies of the competent authorities in the respective Emirate, we recommend to verify with the competent authority prior to undertaking any lease registration.
It will take up the role of Competent Authority For Noise once the Government completes the required legislation.

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