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harmonization

the process of approximating the law of the member states of the EUROPEAN UNION.
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Harmonize is one of the biggest East African artistes.
He said we are targeted in home appliances, and other standards work together and to harmonize, international standardization can be a powerful tool for strengthening accessibility in all these areas by setting the same standards around the world for accessible products, devices, services, environments and facilities.
He said we are targeted in steel, environment, and other standards work together and to harmonize, International standardization can be a powerful tool for strengthening accessibility in all these areas by setting the same standards around the world for accessible products, devices, services, environments and facilities.
With this enforcement authority at its service, the Codex Commission expects all nations to "harmonize" their regulations governing dietary supplements with its new regulatory framework.
The ASTM Committee on Rubber (D11) has truly tested the waters, making changes to harmonize many of the extant standards with current ISO standards.
6-7 in New York, with over 500 attending, was kicked off with the announcement of FEI's name change and new logo -- fitting changes at a meeting that echoed with news and comments about international accounting standards and attempts to harmonize global financial reporting.
The European Commission abandoned attempts to harmonize the rules on fortification in 1992, calling on EU states to apply the principle of mutual recognition: that if a product is declared safe in one state it can be sold in all the others.
Taylor concentrates on the period after 1762, when a largely conscripted army replaced a technically voluntary one, creating what he characterizes as a putting-out system based on indentured labor run for the benefit of English capitalism by a German princely entrepreneur The Cameralist state was supposed to harmonize the different functions of the productive households composing it while each Hausvater harmonized the interests of the individuals within his household, thus generating household and State income without disturbing the pre-established Leibnizian social harmony.
Disaggregated disclosures are one of the challenges standard setters face in their efforts to harmonize international accounting standards.
For these reasons, international efforts to harmonize accounting treatment of off-balance sheet items must be encouraged.
Processors and end users push for uniform testing procedures, seek to harmonize their standards.