The faculty of acting or of exerting power; the state of being in action; action; instrumentality.
A business that is licensed to represent an Insurance Company for the purpose of selling insurance policies. Also, an administrative governing authority.
an authority, board, department, or division of state or local government or a public or private organization with which a state or local agency has contracted to provide services to families or children.
Any individual, organisation, department or division, including those belonging to the same organisation as the client, responsible for or acting as a supplier on all or part of a research project.
"A body, business, organisation or institution that creates or manages its own records in the course of its business or activities. In the case of large organisations or institutions, subordinate parts such as departments, sections, units, regional or branch offices may be regarded as separate agencies." (KA, p.461)
Federal department, major organizational unit within a department, or independent agency.
An agency can be any individual, organisation, department or division (which includes those belonging to the same organisation as the client) responsible for or acting on all or part of a market research project.
A Department or Institution of Higher Learning that is a governmental unit of the State of South Carolina.
Federal or quasi-federal organization involved in mortgage lending such as Freddie Mac or Ginnie Mae.
(1) An extraterritorial post office maintained at various times by a government within the territory of another government. Examples are the post offices maintained by many European powers in the Turkish Empire until 1923. (2) An organization authorized to publicize or sell new issues of stamps on behalf of a stamp-issuing entity.
(A gen cy) n: an administrative government division The DoD (Department of Defense) is the agency that heads all military forces of the US.
any executive department, military department, government corporation, government controlled corporation, or other establishment in the executive branch of the United States Federal government, or any independent regulatory agency (OMB Circular A-130).
Any department, agency, or instrumentality of the United States Government, or a corporation owned or controlled by the Government of the United States. The term agency does not include a Federal Reserve Bank.
Department or administrative unit of a government. Title, acronym, type, ID Number Description, role, address, contact numbers (telephone, fax, web address) Executive and legislative branches (Congress, HUD, DoD, Dept of State, State Gov't bodies; international entities
Every state agency, office, board, commission, department, state institution, or state institution of higher education, which includes all state universities, regional universities, The Evergreen State College, and community and technical colleges.
a general description of departments, organisations and other service providers, which may be government or non-government.
(noun) Governmental department or location where Native Americans acquire food, clothing and other necessities.
Any administrative subdivision or unit of government in the Executive Branch (also called a board, bureau, commission, or department in some cases) having the primary purpose of executing certain governmental functions and laws.
All executive departments, establishments and agencies of the Federal government.
Synonym for 'organisation'. A blanket term that may include departments, crown entities, Offices of Parliament and the Reserve Bank.
Any Federal department or agency, including the United States Postal Service.
Businesses, departments, or services chartered or controlled by the federal government.
Executive agencies as defined in Section 102 of Title 5, U.S. Code (including those with employees and applicants for employment who are paid from nonappropriated funds), the United States Postal Service, the Postal Rate Commission, and those units of the legislative and judicial branches of the Federal government having positions in the competitive service.
Department, executive agency (established under section 65 of the Public Service Act 1999) or statutory agency.
Generally a state department, but for budgeting purposes the Legislature, Court System and University are also considered Agencies.
Any subdivision of the government of the State including, but not limited to, any executive office, department, division, bureau, board, commission or committee therein.
Bond or Note that is backed by an agency sponsored by the federal government.
For the purposes of this website, government agencies are those agencies which are subject to the Financial Management and Audit Act 1990 and are subject to the purchasing guidelines outlined on this website.
Any department or agency as defined in Section 105, Title 5, United States Code.
An organization within the executive branch of government responsible for carrying out state policies. | The governor praised the agency for its quick response. [ Lesson 8
A debt security issued by a federal or federally sponsored agency. Federal agencies are backed by the full faith and credit of the U.S. Government. Federally sponsored agencies (FSA's) are backed by each particular agency with a market perception that there is an implicit government guarantee. An example of federal agency is the Government National Mortgage Association (GNMA). An example of a FSA is the Federal National Mortgage Association (FNMA).
An administrative division of government with specific functions. An organization that offers a particular kind of service, program, or assistance.
Used generically to refer to the various organisational units within Government that deliver services or otherwise service Government objectives. The term can include departments, commercialised business units, statutory bodies or organisations established by Executive decision rather than legislation.
Is a security issued by a government organization but not the treasury. These organizations include: the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC or Freddie Mac), the Federal National Mortgage Association (FNMA or Fannie Mae), the Government National Mortgage Association (GNMA or Ginnie Mae).
A department or independent establishment of the executive, legislative, or judicial branch of the United States Government. This includes Government-owned or -controlled corporations, the District of Columbia Government (for certain eligible employees), and Gallaudet College. This term refers to the whole organization, as distinguished from its subdivisions and field installations."Independent establishment" includes the Senate, the House of Representatives, the Library of Congress, the Office of the Architect of the Capitol, the Administrative Office of the United States Courts, and the Supreme Court of the United States. In the executive branch, the Department of Defense, Department of the Army, Department of the Navy, and Department of the Air Force are considered to be separate agencies.
The direct beneficiary from a loan or grant. In the case of the People's Republic of Bangladesh this refers to the autonomous bodies (corporations), semi-autonomous bodies where identifiable and Government departments.
Any federal, state, or county government organization participating with jurisdictional responsibilities.
An Australian Government entity.
An administrative division of the department or reporting entity for which a budget request package is submitted, e.g., Department of Finance, DFM, etc.
An organizational unit of the executive branch that is any of the following: A member of the cabinet; A major subdivision of a cabinet agency. For example: In the Department of the Interior: the Bureau of Land Management, the National Park Service, and the Office of Surface Mining, among others In the Department of Defense: major components such as the military departments, the defense agencies, and the field activities. An independent agency, such as: The Central Intelligence Agency The Advisory Council on Historic Preservation The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Any other organizational unit OMB designates as an organization for the purposes of web content management.
A Commonwealth of Australia government entity.
a government department or representative, either federal or state, or any other kind of government organisation.
A department or other governmental unit.
a state agency, department, commission, or board.
An agency is a government or independent body to which certain operational, oversight, or regulatory functions have been delegated. See also the entry for financial agency.
(a) a Department of State, or a Department of the Parliament, of the Commonwealth, a State or a Territory; (b) a body corporate or an unincorporated body established or constituted for a public purpose by Commonwealth, State or Territory legislation, or an instrument made under that legislation (including a local authority); (c) a body established by the Governor-General, a State Governor, or by a Minister of State of the Commonwealth, a State or a Territory; or (d) any incorporated company, other than the Contractor, over which the Commonwealth, a State or a Territory exercises control. Applicant A person who has applied to become a key holder, prior to the time at which keys and certificates are issued to and accepted by them.
Any department, instrumentality, statutory authority, commission or such organisations established by or under legislation and/or subject to government financial and accountability legislation.
(1) Government securities issued by entities other than the U.S. Treasury (2) A transaction in which the broker/dealer acts as an agent (Broker). See: Agent.
The debt of an agency (or frequently, government sponsored enterprises) of the U.S. Government. Payment of principal and interest are sometimes guaranteed by the government itself.
Agencies are Departments of State, Departments of Parliament and prescribed agencies for the purposes of the Financial Management and Accountability Act 199
The major organizations in state government established by the Legislature to provide services and implement regulations.
Any department, agency, commission, authority, administration, board, or other independent establishment in the executive branch of the government, including any corporation wholly or partly owned by the United States that is an independent instrumentality of the United States, not including the municipal government of the District of Columbia. (OMB Circular A-34, Part II, Section 21.1, p. II-2) HUDCAPS Core Financial System Standard Accounting Interface, dated 9/30/97
Agency includes state institutions, colleges, community colleges and universities, the offices of the elected state officers, the supreme court, the court of appeals, the administrative and other departments of state goverenment, and the offices of all appointed offiers of the state, excluding the legislature.
In most US Federal Government legislation, an organization with a budget of at least $20 million per year.