The Authority accepting Delegation from a Delegating Authority.
An Authority that has been granted control over a set of resources by another Authority. There are both Delegated Data Authorities (DDAs) and Delegated Identifier Authorities (DIAs).
a process whereby the Contracts & Procurement unit grants authority in writing to a Department of Human Services (DHS) program to complete some or all of the contract management functions i.e. short form contracts etc.