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quasi-judicial

adj
(Law) denoting or relating to powers and functions similar to those of a judge, such as those exercised by an arbitrator, administrative tribunal, etc

qua•si-ju•di•cial

(ˌkweɪ zaɪ dʒuˈdɪʃ əl, ˌkweɪ saɪ-, ˌkwɑ si-, -zi-)

adj.
pertaining to or exercising powers or functions that resemble those of a court or a judge: a quasi-judicial agency.
[1830–40]
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Established in 1987, the PMPRB is a consumer protection agency and an independent, quasi-judicial body that monitors and regulates drug pricing in Canada.
ERC is a quasi-judicial body so we have to go to court,' said the DOE chief.
The WPP is a program under the Justice department and created through Republic Act 6981, "to encourage a person who has witnessed or has knowledge of the commission of a crime to testify before a court or a quasi-judicial body, or before an investigating authority, by protecting him from reprisals and from economic dislocation." Guevarra however stressed that they applied only for the provisional witness protection program.
According to the spokesman of the university Shahzad Ahmad, the Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) is an independent quasi-regulatory, quasi-judicial body that helps ensure healthy competition between companies for the benefit of the economy.
6981 or the Witness Protection, Security and Benefit Act, any person who has certain knowledge or information about a crime and who may testify, is testifying, or has testified before any judicial or quasi-judicial body can be given state protection.
The second body, on the other hand, will be an independent and quasi-judicial body for water supply and sanitation.
All eyes that should be on the judiciary then, are now already on it and the monster that the Supreme Court under Onnoghen had created in Umar's CCT, a quasi-judicial body under the presidency, is still ravaging, with no one knowing if its billowing fire would ever burn moderately and constitutionally.
That takes total claims in the first 10 months of 2018 to 46,245, putting the country on track to surpass last year's record even as the quasi-judicial body that adjudicates claims struggles to work through a 64,000-person backlog.
The authority is a quasi-judicial body that adjudicates over PMLA attachment of assets made by the ED.
The NCLT, a quasi-judicial body for corporate grievances, said it did not find any merit in allegations of mismanagement in Tata group companies.
Bruce Rauner has named three new appointees to the Illinois Prisoner Review Board, a quasi-judicial body that imposes release conditions, regulates good conduct credits, conducts parole hearings and makes executive clemency recommendations, among other tasks.
The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) is an independent quasi-regulatory, quasi-judicial body that prohibits abuse of a dominant position in the market, certain types of anti-competitive agreements, and deceptive market practices.

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