retention procedure

retention procedure

a method established by state laws or mental health codes for committing a person to a psychiatric institution. Most states recognize four types of retention: emergency, informal, involuntary, and voluntary admission.
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And the GOC has reported it is to expand its electronic retention procedure to businesses from 2012-2013.
A final selection procedure that should reflect upon the strategic behavior of courts is the legislative/gubernatorial retention procedure.
In designing a records retention procedure, business advisers should not overlook the special needs and requirements of state and local taxing jurisdictions.
This issue of the magazine also includes a major position paper on the proper treatment of environmental remediation expenses and TEI's proposed revision of the IRS's record retention procedure.
The Institute is eager to meet with you or other IRS representatives to discuss the enclosed draft record retention procedure.
Coverage of therapeutic diagnosis, preventive orthodontics, and early treatment is followed by chapters on various aspects of functional orthodontic and functional orthopedic treatment, the twin block technique, the functional magnetic system, early maxillary expansion, the interarch compression spring, anchorage control, segmented arch mechanics, the Alexander discipline, implants, Invisalign, stripping retention procedures, and treatment planning for mandibular distraction osteogenesis.
After a lawsuit revealed employees in one senator s office used personal e-mail accounts to conduct state business, the Wisconsin senate announced plans to review its e-mail use and retention procedures.
The council's operational manager Clifford Parish said: "There has clearly been a breach in our own collection and retention procedures for which we have sincerely apologised to the pet owner.
Whilst we accept that there is no legal duty stopping us from doing this, we accept that there has clearly been a breach in our own collection and retention procedures for which we have sincerely apologised to the pet owner.
The CLASS program exemplifies each of these elements through its admission process, retention procedures and systemic processes.
As a result, any exception to normal retention procedures must be approved in writing by the engagement and managing partners, in the document retention exception log; see Appendix B.
Michael Redfern QC, whose report on the scandal prompted major changes in organ retention procedures,added: ``I look forward to Alder Hey regaining an even higher status than it had before internationally.