Disbursing officer

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an officer in any department of the public service who is charged with the duty of paying out public money.

See also: Disburse

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There are various sources available for specific positions, such as the Department of Defense Financial Management Regulation, Volume 5: Disbursing Policy, for disbursing officers.
Finally the committee sought clarification on the expenditures incurred by the directorate to the tune of 300 million to date by the Drawing and Disbursing officer.
PS3 Nohemi Ventura, USN, Deputy Disbursing Officer, USS Essex (LHD 2), Nov.
Maddox, titled as a disbursing officer, (4) as a certifying officer for the analysis of his potential liability for the improper payments.
By January 1944, I was assigned as disbursing officer at the Naval Air Station in Sanford, Florida.
NAB personnel arrested Nizamudin, GB deputy director agriculture, Sir Syed Ahmad, drawing and disbursing officer, and cashier Shah Zareen from Gilgit.
As the assistant supply officer and disbursing officer, he supported Submarine Squadron Six operations in the Atlantic during the early years of the Cold War.
Asif Rashid, Additional District and Session Judge, Swabi has been authorized to look after the administrative work, urgent Judicial (Civil and Criminal ) matters and to act as drawing and Disbursing Officer pertaining to the vacant Court of District and Session Judge, Swabi, till further orders, says an order issued hereby the Peshawar High Court, Peshawar.
The Account was being operated by Drawing and Disbursing Officer Maintenance Division.
Each shipboard disbursing officer handled between $150,000 to $1,000,000, depending upon the type and size of the vessel.
In that case, a DOD disbursing officer had attempted to deposit funds by mail, but the deposit was never located.
A NAB Multan spokesman said in a statement on Friday that the accused, Tanveer Amjad, DSP Legal Okara, was taken into custody for illegally embezzling Rs 860 millions in his capacity as Drawing and Disbursing Officer (DDO) of Vehari police office from year 2008 to 2012.