proper authority


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proper authority

An authority authorized to call an opposing force hostile; may be either the National Command Authorities (NCA), the affected CINC, and/or any commander so delegated by either the NCA or the CINC.
References in classic literature ?
It is understood that the Government is to be at no expence, in reference to your proposed expedition, it having originated with yourself, and all that you required was the permission from the proper authority to undertake the enterprise.
Based on the proper authority, the Greek original, though with influence from Wiclif and from the Latin and German (Luther's) version, this has been directly or indirectly the starting-point for all subsequent English translations except those of the Catholics.
She appeared to be the proper authority to whom the stranger's inquiries were to be addressed, although the stableman had already told him that M.
Until it is clear that the president had the proper authority to shrink both the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments, we urge you not to move forward with developing any management plans for these monuments.
Nisar went on to argue that a proper authority letter, duly signed from the Pakistani consulate in respective foreign city or country where the candidate was, should have been prepared for submission along with nomination papers.
The fine will also apply to 'any person who shall maliciously publish or cause to be published any official resolution or document without proper authority or before they have been published officially.
However his authority has been rejected by some factions in the Taliban who have accused him of covering up Mullah Omar's death and seizing power without proper authority.
The agreement stipulated that no officer or person withour proper authority can directly enter the Border Guard office to assume any task, except with the permission of the Director of the Office.
The firm is said to have violated laws in South Dakota by carrying out transactions in other states without proper authority.
It is now illegal for motor carriers to accept freight as a carrier, then broker the load out (unbeknownst to the shipper or broker that tendered the freight) to another carrier, unless the first carrier discloses this fact and also has the proper authority and corresponding bond.
Geay accused the Ministry of Finance of lacking proper authority to collect revenues.
The audit found that BRCC officials delivered 27 pieces of computer equipment, including 10 laptops, valued at $15,447 to Computers for Louisiana Kids, a not-for-profit organization, without receiving the proper authority.