assume responsibility

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Finding that I must assume responsibility for these creatures, whether I would or not, I made the best of it and directed them to find quarters on the upper floors, leaving the third floor to me.
Senator Steve Daines today led a letter to President and CEO of Health Net Federal Services, the current administrator for the Veterans Choice Program in Montana, and will assume responsibility for TRICARE in Montana in 2018.
Bulgarian PM Plamen Oresharski must assume responsibility for all imminent freezes and other problems with EU funds absorption, according to former EU Funds Minister Tomislav Donchev.
David Sehrt, senior vice president and COO, will assume responsibility for the barge maintenance and facilities teams, as well as continue his responsibility for Ingram's Vessel Engineering function.
Two new functions will be established under the Group Services Department Risk Management and Legal, and a new assurance department which will assume responsibility for all internal quality and standards issues
Also, the company will assume responsibility for the publication of "Journal of Earthquake Engineering" beginning in January.
While maintaining his current role as vice president of customer services, he will assume responsibility as corporate secretary succeeding Yanda.
In another change, Bruce Byrnes, vice chair of the board-P&G Household Care, in addition to his current responsibilities, will assume responsibility for the baby care, family care and pet health and nutrition businesses that previously reported to Mr.
CPAs who sign an attest report or assume responsibility for a financial reporting engagement are required to complete 24 hours of accounting and auditing CPE for each 3-year reporting cycle.
In addition, Bio-Rad will assume responsibility for ongoing patent infringement litigation against MJ Research by Applied Biosystems and Roche Molecular Systems.
Keane will assume responsibility for Nordson's powder, liquid and container equipment businesses.