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Synonyms for regulation

a principle governing affairs within or among political units

a code or set of codes governing action or procedure, for example

Synonyms for regulation

an authoritative rule

the state of being controlled or governed

(embryology) the ability of an early embryo to continue normal development after its structure has been somehow damaged or altered

the act of bringing to uniformity

the act of controlling or directing according to rule

prescribed by or according to regulation

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Diane Christie, head of NatWest Mentor Services, said, 'The time that it takes to comply with government regulations is clearly a top priority for small businesses, although many agree that the regulations are necessary.
There is a great deal of frustration among small business people over the volume, complexity and redundancy of government regulations.
By adding CreditDesk to our suite of software products and services, we will further enhance our ability to help credit issuers increase the efficiency of their branch offices, make better lending decisions, and remain in compliance with constantly changing government regulations," said Matt Chapman, chairman and chief executive officer of ProServices Inc.
Some audits are technical in nature, focusing on the issue of compliance with government regulations.
And then there is just the plain old exasperation over good-hearted government regulations that can have hard-hearted impact.
The implementation of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, HIPAA, and countless other global government regulations that specify data retention requirements has left enterprises grasping for any type of tool that can help them meet these mandates and avoid fines, lawsuits, and even criminal prosecution.
Your editorial on flag regulations (``Star-spangled ban,'' March 16) certainly illustrates how government regulations lead to absurdity, preventing someone from showing his patriotism by displaying too many U.
Their belief was that foundries must approach government regulations the same way they do current and potential customers--through education.
Facing critical security issues such as access control, regulatory compliance and resource provisioning, healthcare providers are increasingly investing in technologies that automate the manual processes involved with providing quick and secure access to applications and information, while supplying audit trails that ensure compliance with government regulations.
Government regulations, the threat of data loss, and unmanageable data all add to the pressure of protecting this critical asset.
Qualified employees (44%) and government regulations (38%) followed closely as concerns.
IT Governance, at the strategic level, is where corporate objectives and policies are set with respect to acceptable levels of risk and to meeting specific industry mandates and government regulations.
The solution allows organizations to comply with government regulations and industry mandates by leveraging industry frameworks such as ISO 17799/27001, COBIT, FFIEC and NIST 800-53.
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