vetting


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vet 1

 (vĕt) Informal
n.
A veterinarian.
v. vet·ted, vet·ting, vets
v.tr.
1. To subject to veterinary evaluation, examination, medication, or surgery.
2. To subject to thorough examination or evaluation: vet a manuscript.
v.intr.
To engage in the practice of veterinary medicine.

vet 2

 (vĕt)
n. Informal
A veteran.

vetting

(ˈvɛtɪŋ)
n
chiefly Brit the act of making a prior examination and critical appraisal of (a person, document, scheme, etc)
Translations

vetting

[ˈvetɪŋ] N (= check) → examen m previo; (= investigation) → investigación f
see also positive A2

vetting

[ˈvɛtɪŋ] n
positive vetting → enquête f de sécurité

vetting

nÜberprüfung f; vetting processÜberprüfungsverfahren ntor -prozess m
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Twenty traffic officers have suffered a major blow after a court dismissed their petition against dismissal for failure to explain their wealth during vetting in 2016.
figure By BARNABAS BII Procurement of maize has been stalled by Agriculture ministry's delay in issuing vetting forms to establish genuine farmers who can benefit from the Sh2,500 per 90 kilogramme bag offered by the government.The National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB)management Wednesday maintained that it will only accept maize from vetted farmers after it opened its buying centres countrywide following a directive by President Uhuru Kenyatta to start immediate buying of the produce.
The process of vetting looks at an officer's background, family and friends to check they are not associated in criminal activity.
"There is no doubt that forces who have not vetted or re-vetted large numbers of their staff are subject to a vulnerability." But Northumbria Police said it is fully compliant with the national policy on vetting. A force spokesman said: "The policy on vetting changed in 2012.
CGI has been selected to develop the National Security Vetting Solution (NSVS) to help improve the efficiency of the security vetting process across the UK government.
A SENIOR officer at Cleveland Police did not have the appropriate vetting, an investigation has found.
HUNDREDS of staff at Wales' largest police force have not been through proper vetting procedures, it emerged yesterday.
HUNDREDS of staff at South Wales Police have not been through proper vetting procedures, it has emerged.
Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) said research had exposed more than 40 "vetting failures" among police officers and others allowed into police premises.
figure By JOEL MUINDE figure By AUGUSTINE SANG Outrage has greeted vetting of the former Kenya Power Managing Director Ben Chumo for the chairmanship of Salaries and Remuneration Commission.
Justice Onesmus Makau has set aside his earlier suspension of the fresh vetting of all procurement officers.
Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary said research had exposed more than 40 'vetting failures' among police officers and others allowed into police premises.