delegation of authority


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delegation of authority

The action by which a commander assigns part of his or her authority commensurate with the assigned task to a subordinate commander. While ultimate responsibility cannot be relinquished, delegation of authority carries with it the imposition of a measure of responsibility. The extent of the authority delegated must be clearly stated.
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If Chevron, properly understood, is grounded in the legislature's delegation of authority to administrative agencies, several things should follow.
Therefore, any use of this authority by a subordinate commander must be as a result of a delegation of authority.
A delegation of authority allows employees to fundraise for local charities abroad, provided certain requirements are met and approvals obtained (see 2 FAM 962.
On Thursday, the board adopted a document laying out the delegation of authority to the president, and policies regarding the setting of tuition and fees.
In the latter case, there will be a mismatch between the scale of the issues on the one hand and the resources, delegation of authority, and execution on the other.
Without an express delegation of authority to either vice president, the court instead looked to whether the president, i.
Strong proactive business rules and process flows to enable delegation of authority
21) Subsequently, this comment examines how various counties have handled their delegation of authority by: (1) analyzing the content of a typical drainage plan, (2) deciphering the components of a typical drainage ordinance and the approach each county takes when determining drainage permits, and (3) explaining the methods of resolving disputes between citizens.
delegations, consent items, delegation of authority to staff, etc.
Application of fiscal year 2012 profits and delegation of authority to the Board of Directors to decide the distribution of dividends based on the retained earnings account, and fiscal year 2013 operating results
The types of cases within the delegation of authority include but are not limited to:
After a review of theory and research in the field, coverage includes assembling the team, delegation of authority, and communicating with various personality types, temperaments, and communication styles.

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