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or clear·ing·house (klîr′ĭng-hous′)
An office where banks exchange checks and drafts and settle accounts.
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or clear′ing house`,

n., pl. -hous•es (-ˌhaʊ zɪz)
1. a place or institution where mutual claims and accounts are settled, as between banks.
2. a central agency for the collection and distribution of materials, information, etc.
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In a proposed rulemaking to be published by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) on September 6, the agency is delaying compliance for how state agencies query the Commercial Driver's License Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse database from January 6, 2020, to January 6, 2023, based on concerns raised two years ago by the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA), a trade association representing state driver licensing authorities.
NICE (Nasdaq: NICE) has successfully completed a technology integration of its NICE Inform incident intelligence solution with the RapidSOS Clearinghouse, the company said.
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US-based CIT Bank, NA has said that it has invested in Clearinghouse Community Development Financial Institution (Clearinghouse CDFI).
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Fifty-five percent of students who started college in 2008 had finished their four-year degrees six years later, the clearinghouse said.

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