policy change

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a major change in attitude or principle or point of view

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There were some differences in the population composition before and after the policy change by age, gender, and race/ethnicity.
The charity Medical Justice accused the Government of adopting an unreasonably narrow definition of torture in policy changes made last September related to Article 1 of the UN Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment or Punishment (Uncat).
While research clearly outlines the significant role that different COIs have played in Canadian public policy and administration, their effects on policy change is difficult to determine because of their unique, complex, and temporary features.
The timing of the policy change last year, at the end of the open enrollment cycle, prohibited many administrators and employers from adopting FSA rollover for their 2014 plans," said Bob Natt, Alegeus executive chairman.
Policy change on this scale is often the culmination of longstanding stakeholder engagement in the decision-making process.
The VA estimates the policy change will save approximately 12 months in the overall process of applying for a specially adapted housing grant.
Additional criteria include (1) a scientifically grounded expectation that policy change in the particular candidate area is likely to produce measurable changes in some public health outcome; (2) sufficient data are available to measure these policy outcomes; (3) the legal research involved in locating relevant statutes and regulations and in constructing precise and consistent operational definitions that categorize meaningful features of the laws is a manageable task that falls within the resources available; and (4) case law or administrative decision making that is not captured in statutory or regulatory texts plays a limited role in interpreting the policy.
Here's the full text of the email Deron Smith, the director of public relations, sent the International Business Times regarding the planned policy change.
Yet the policy change, which will be announced officially today by Panetta, is more than a formality.
Following the announcement, the bank said that biggest threats to future earnings were uncoordinated regulatory and policy changes.
In the study of more than 1,200 injection drug users, researchers found the policy change resulted in substantial declines in syringe borrowing--from about 20 percent in 1998 to about 9 percent in 2003--and in syringe lending--from about 19 percent in 1998 to about 7 percent in 2003.
The policy change should increase breeding layer imports sharply in 2010.
The public debate that followed the announcement of this policy change revealed a need for further research on the models, achievements and challenges of bilingual education in Indigenous communities.
Under the possible policy change, CMS would make a single bundled payment to dialysis units to cover both dialysis and injectable medications, which have been reimbursed separately.
Under the possible policy change, the CMS would make a single bundled payment to dialysis units to cover both dialysis and injectable medications, which have been reimbursed separately.
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