ASPB

AcronymDefinition
ASPBAmerican Society of Plant Biologists (est. 1924; Rockville, MD)
ASPBArbeitsgemeinschaft der Spezialbibliotheken
ASPBAssault Support Patrol Boat
ASPBAlberta Society of Professional Biologists
ASPBArmy Strategic Planning Board
ASPBArmed Services Petroleum Board
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option=com_content&view=article&id=3656&Itemid=341 ASPB (American Society of Plant Biologists).
Following the ASPB mergers, this included a further six regional offices.
Other than WDA staff no other ASPB bodies paid CSCS terms between September 1, 2005 and April 30, 2006.
I am also pleased to say that the ASPB merger was achieved with the full involvement of staff and their union representatives.
ASPB, which publishes Plant Physiology and Plant Cell, requires libraries to subscribe to both journals as a matter of practice (they can't subscribe to just one).
There are five posts to fill in total - one has been filled internally through the ASPB (quango) mergers process.
Under the heading Financial Implications, it stated, 'The costs of bringing in ASPB (Assembly Sponsored Public Bodies, the official term for quangos) functions can only be firmly estimated with the help of the bodies concerned and in line with the degree of merger that is proposed.
There is no change in their function except where you can economise among civil servants and ASPB [Assembly Sponsored Public Bodies] employees.
This may reflect the individual contributions that each ASPB can make to promote sustainability in Wales but also the differing enthusiasms and commitment to sustainability of different parts of the Assembly.
Quangos - Quasi-Autonomous Non-Governmental Organisations - are now known by the less resonant acronym ASPB, standing for Assembly Sponsored Public Bodies.
The ASPB, part of the Arkansas Agriculture Department, has authority from EPA to regulate pesticides under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act.