transition rule


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transition rule

A guide that governs the allocation of subjects to operational options at discrete decision points or branches (e.g., assignment to a particular arm, discontinuation) in a clinical trial plan.
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The military continues to maintain very high standards of patriotism and nationalism by protecting the very civilian protesters who forced their former Commander-in-Chief, Gen Bashir, to resign and now defy their transition rule. The protesters are demanding the reinstatement of a civilian rule.
"The 408(b)(2) guidance just makes good sense because the DOL was already providing similar relief under the Transition Rule."
Regs, clarify the per-employee limitation and transition rule for compensation paid before a corporation becomes publicly held.
A taxpayer that does not elect to apply the transition rule must use Rev.
In general, and unless you are subject to the 2015 transition rule (discussed below), any employer employing at least fifty FT or FTE employees must offer health coverage to an employee by the first day of the month immediately following the conclusion of three full calendar months of employment or pay a penalty (called an "assessable payment") to the IRS.
A CA can be defined by a quadruple {D, S, N, f} with the dimension D, the state set S, the neighboring states set N and the transition rule f.
In each step the machine, based on its current state (q), the input symbol which is being currently read (e) and the top symbol on the stack (A) performs a move according to a transition rule (from a list of transition rules associated to a given PDA): pops the top symbol from the stack, pushes a symbol (or a sequence of symbols) onto the stack, moves its read head one cell to the right and enters a new state.
The producer groups also are asking the NAIC to give carriers more time to adapt to the new rules, by creating a 2011 transition rule that would be based mainly on the current state minimum MLR rules.
Lyondell recommended that the agency issue a transition rule that would allow refiners to continue to blend MTBE through the spring and summer.
A state transition rule represents the movement of process from one state to other.
To apply the transition rule, the member's engagement had to be in existence on Dec.
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