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(Units) a unit of pain intensity, as measured by dolorimetry
[C20: by shortening, from Latin dolor pain]
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Noun1.dol - a unit of pain intensity
pain unit - a unit measuring the intensity of pain
2.DOL - the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United StatesDoL - the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United States; created in 1913
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
Occupational Safety and Health Administration, OSHA - a government agency in the Department of Labor to maintain a safe and healthy work environment
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He can't do without an engineer--don't you see--and as no respectable man can be expected to put up with such a table, he allows them fifteen dol lars a month extra mess money.
However, the DOL's Field Assistance Bulletin (FAB) 2014-01 and its predecessor clearly have established that the DOL believes such a duty exists.
These savings in foreign exchange will increase as DOL's new capacity comes on line.
(Related: DOL Ready to Enforce Fiduciary Rule: Acosta )
On April 4, the DOL issued a final rule that made the new definition of “fiduciary” fully applicable on June 9; however, it provided a transition period from June 9 until January 1, 2018, during which the only requirement was compliance with the impartial conduct standards of the best interest contract exemption (BICE) and other exemptions.
The DOL filed on February 9 a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking with the Office of Management and Budget to delay the fiduciary rule's implementation.
The lawsuit seeks a preliminary injunction to stay DOL's rule amending the definition of fiduciary under ERISA, which is currently scheduled to become operational in April 2017.
At a Monday meeting with caretaker Economy and Energy Minister Vasil Shtonov and caretaker Environment Minister Svetlana Zhekova, agreement was reached to extend the trial runs of the desulphurization unit for simultaneous use by units 1 and 2 of the Bobov Dol TPP by October 17.
Borzi, assistant secretary for the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA), said the "Department has consulted extensively with the SEC and others both on the legal and economic aspects of our initiatives." Yet SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro, testifying at a House Financial Services Committee hearing in February, said while the SEC is helping the DOL update a definition of fiduciary, the SEC's own fiduciary standard project has "no connection" with the DOL project.
Under its MOU with the IRS, DOL will refer for investigation "information and other data that DOL believes may raise Internal Revenue employment tax compliance issues related to misclassification." The IRS will evaluate the referrals and "conduct examinations to determine compliance with employment tax laws." The IRS also will share the referrals with state and municipal taxing authorities.