governing body


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Noun1.governing body - the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering somethinggoverning body - the persons (or committees or departments etc.) who make up a body for the purpose of administering something; "he claims that the present administration is corrupt"; "the governance of an association is responsible to its members"; "he quickly became recognized as a member of the establishment"
body - a group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity; "the whole body filed out of the auditorium"; "the student body"; "administrative body"
authorities, government, regime - the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit; "the government reduced taxes"; "the matter was referred to higher authorities"
Curia - (Roman Catholic Church) the central administration governing the Roman Catholic Church
top brass - the most important persons in a governing body
executive - persons who administer the law
judiciary, bench - persons who administer justice
county council - the elected governing body of a county
government officials, officialdom - people elected or appointed to administer a government
pecking order, power structure, hierarchy - the organization of people at different ranks in an administrative body
management - those in charge of running a business
advisory board, planning board - a board appointed to advise the chief administrator
Translations

governing body

n (of sport, professional association)leitendes Gremium; (of school)˜ Schulbeirat m; (of university)Senat m

governing body

nconsiglio di amministrazione
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During the meeting, when some members of the governing body expressed their concerns over inordinate delay in receiving the minutes of the meeting, the minister directed the officials concerned that the minutes of the current meeting be reached to all members within three days.
'The governing body is an added layer of bureaucracy.
The LDA governing body has approved the new regulations for the construction of high-rises in city.
The first term of Mr Hugh Crossey, governing body member of Northern Regional College, is also being extended for a period of five months from 1 August to 31 December 2019.
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He said that there were 214 illegal housing schemes in the city and added that issue would also be discussed in the upcoming governing body meeting.
Provincial Secretary Labour Sarah Aslam, Commissioner PESSI Saqib Manan and other members of Governing Body were also there.
The governing body also approved setting up of a welfare fund for the staff of the college from the 10 percent of the revenue, said a statement on Thursday.
Paul Henderson of Toronto, who headed sailing's governing body from 1994-2004 and also is a former member of the International Olympic Committee, said in a letter to World Sailing President Kim Andersen of Denmark that some votes were recorded incorrectly during the recent annual conference in Sarasota, Florida, and the governing body must re-open the issue.
In his first session, Ehsan Mani will take PCB's governing body in confidence over the matter of appointment of Waseem Khan as PCB MD.
He made these remarks during a meeting of newly-nominated members of the governing body of the authority on Monday.
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