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Category 3

A category of microorganisms delineated by the UK’s Advisory Committee on Dangerous Pathogens which corresponds to Hazard Group (Biohazard Level) 3 organisms—e.g., HBV, HCV, HIV, Salmonella typhi, Salmonella paratyphi, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, Brucella, Creutzfeldt-Jakob agent. The ACDP defines this group as biological agents that can cause severe human disease and present a serious hazard to employees. An ACDP Category 3 agent may present a risk of spreading to the community, but effective prophylaxis or treatment may be available.
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Given that the audit showed Lahontan should be focusing on Category 1 and Category 2 sites, criticizing the district for not paying more attention to a Category 3 site was unfair, Long said.
Recent surveys of customers' wiring installations have found that a high percentage have only Category 3 wiring available, and even those with Category 5 wiring in the walls are using connectors, patch panels, and installation techniques that cause the wiring "system" to operate below Category 5 standards.
Based on the high percentage of sites using Category 3 and 4 wiring, it is clear that the ability to support Category 3 wiring is a key factor in reaching all potential Fast Ethernet users.
In addition, sites with a mixture of Category 3 and Category 5 wiring will want to implement the 100BASE-T4 standard throughout the network to minimize the support burden of installing two different types of adapter cards and repeaters in the network.
6679(a), failure to file Form 5471 and Schedule N by a Category 1 filer or Form 5471 and Schedule O by a Category 3 filer may result in a $1,000 penalty per reportable transaction.
6038B(c)(1), Category 3 filers who fail to properly report a contribution to a foreign partnership are subject to a penalty of 10% of the property's fair market value (FMV).