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APAAmerican Psychological Association
APAAmerican Psychiatric Association
APAAutomobile Protection Association (Canada)
APAAmerican Planning Association
APAAdirondack Park Agency (Ray Brook, NY)
APAAmerican Payroll Association
APAAdministrative Procedure Act (US)
APAAsian Pacific American
APAAdvertising Photographers of America
APAAmerican Pale Ale (beer)
APAAmerican Philosophical Association
APAAudio Publishers Association
APAAllied Pilots Association
APAAllocation Personnalisée d'Autonomie (French: Custom Allocation of Autonomy)
APAAmerican Philological Association
APAAudio Power Amplifier
APAAnimal Protection Agency (various locations)
APAAlpha Phi Alpha (fraternity)
APAAdvance Pricing Agreement
APAAustria Presse Agentur (Austrian National News Agency)
APAAmerican Poolplayers Association
APAAmerican Plywood Association (now the Engineered Wood Association)
APAAdult Parole Authority (Ohio)
APAAir Power Australia (est. 2004; think tank)
APAAffine Projection Algorithm
APAAdapted Physical Activity
APAAction Potential Amplitude (cardiology)
APAAsset Purchase Agreement (acquisitions)
APAAdvanced Park Assist (vehicle feature)
APAAssociation of Personal Assistants
APAAsia Pacific Arts
APAAustralian Postgraduate Awards
APAAdministrative Personnel Association (Presbyterian Church)
APAAccess Path Attention
APAAdaptec Portable Adapter
APAAgenzia Pratiche Auto (Italian: Practical Car Agency)
APAAcademic Programs Abroad (various locations)
APAAmerican Polygraph Association
APAAssociate in Premium Auditing (insurance)
APAAssociazione Provinciale Allevatori (Italian: Provincial Breeders Association)
APAAllied Professional Association
APAAuto Port Aggregation
APAAlabama Press Association
APAAdvanced Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
APAAlabama Pharmacy Association
APAAsociación Psicoanalítica Argentina
APAAmphibious Transport
APAAll Points Addressable
APAAssistant Prosecuting Attorney
APAAmbulatory Pediatric Association
APAAmateur Press Association (amateur fantasy & science fiction writers group)
APAAmerican Psychotherapy Association
APAAssociation of Publishing Agencies (trade body)
APAAssociation of Police Authorities
APAAmerican Poultry Association
APAAntiphospholipid Antibody
APAAmerican Pyrotechnics Association
APAAmerindian Peoples Association
APAAirline Partners Australia (consortium)
APAAmerican Pharmaceutical Association (Washington, DC)
APAAnglican Province of America
APAAustralian Parkour Association (training)
APAAgricultural Production Area (various locations)
APAAuto Pixel Alignment
APAAdministrative Process Act (Virginia)
APAAnimated Pedagogical Agent (computing)
APAAt-Sea Processors Association (trade association)
APAAsphalt Pavement Alliance
APAAmerica's Promise Alliance
APAAmerican Protective Association
APAAdverse Personnel Action (various organizations)
APAAlkaline Phosphatase Activity
APAArchitectural Precast Association
APAAmputee Coalition of America
APAAccessibility Professionals Association (Austin, TX)
APAAsociación de Padres de Alumnos (Spain)
APAAccredited Pension Administrator (National Institute of Pension Administrators)
APAAnti-Platelet Agent (atherothrombosis)
APAAmerican Paralysis Association
APAAnimal Pedigree Act (Canada)
APAAboriginal Public Administration (Canada)
APAAssociation Pour l'Autobiographie
APAArts Projects Australia (Adelaide, Australia)
APAAsian Polymer Association (India)
APAAccident Prone Area
APAAldosterone-Producing Adenoma
APAAmerican Pilots Association
APAAcademy for the Performing Arts
APAArmy Pre-Positioned Afloat (US DoD)
APAAmerican Pulpwood Association
APAAdaptive Packet Assembly
APAAlaska Power Administration
APAAdvanced Physician Assistant (degree program)
APAAdditional Performance Attribute
APAAmerican Publishers Association
APAArithmetic Processing Accelerator
APAAutomotive Press Association (Detroit, MI)
APAAdaptive Phased Array
APAAlabama Psychological Association
APAArkansas Pharmacists Association
APAAsociación Paleontológica Argentina
APAASEAN People's Assembly
APAAsset Protection Allowance (student financial aid)
APAAssistant Political Agent (Pakistan)
APAAcolyte Protection Agency (WWF tag team)
APAAuditors of Public Accounts
APAAssociation of Paediatric Anaesthetists
APAArizona Planning Association
APAASEAN Ports Association
APAAcademic Practice Assembly
APAActive Phased Array
APAAlgemeen Plan van Aanleg (Dutch: General Plan of Construction; Belgium)
APAAmalgamated Printers Association
APAAssociation of Prosecuting Attorneys (Washington, DC)
APAAromatics Producers Association
APAAmerican Podiatry Association
APAAfghanistan Peace Association
APAAdvanced Processor Architecture (various organizations)
APAAdolf and the Piss Artists (band)
APAAircraft Procurement, Army
APAAfrican Paddling Association (South Africa)
APAActive Phase Arrest (obstetrics)
APAAlexander Parents Association (Miami, FL)
APAAlberta Physiotherapy Association (Canada)
APAAgricultural Publishers Association
APAAgrupaciones de Productores Agrarios (Spain)
APAAllowance for Program Adjustment
APAAdaptive Power Allocation
APAantipolymer antibody (assay)
APAAnother Pointless Acronym
APAArmy Procurement Agency
APAAfrican Potato Association
APAAir Pathway Analysis
APAAustralia Pro Arte (chamber orchestra)
APAAntagonist Perpetrated Aggression
APAAmerican Protestant Association
APAAmerican Pinzgauer Association (Cedar Hill, TN)
APAAlways Pounding Ass
APAAsociación para los Pueblos Amenazados (Spanish: Society for Threatened Peoples)
APAAmerican Physiotherapy Association
APAAnnular Phased Array
APAAppalachian Pagan Alliance
APAApplication Portfolio Architecture
APAAirline Pilot's Association
APAAdvanced Performance Algorithm
APAAppropriation Purchase Account
APAAmericanist Phonetic Alphabet
APAAdvanced Profit Analysis (analysis of production data for determining rate per minute of profitability)
APAAmerican Philatelic Association
APAAcid Precipitation Act
APAAircraft Parking Area
APAAccurate Premium Audits, Inc.
APAAmplified Piezoelectric Actuator (Cedrat Technologies, France)
APAArmy Procurement Appropriations
APAAir Patrol Area
APAAtomic Pop Art Entertainment, LLC (publishing)
APAAmerican Parquet Association, Inc.
APAAlien Port Adapter (Cisco 7200 router)
APAAmerican Particleboard Association
APAAir Products Association
APAAmerican Pancreatic Association, Inc.
APAAssociation for the Prevention of Accidents (UK)
APAApprovisionneur Professionnel Agree
APAAmerican Powerlifters Association (est. 1987; Vermont)
APAAdvanced Processor Assembly
APAAllowance for Project Adjustment
APAAnti-Penguin Association
APAArrival-Point Analysis
APAAmerican Penguins Association (gaming clan)
APAAvionics Planning Activity
APAAirborne Power Adapter
APAAdvanced Pilot's Aid
APAAntenna Pointing Angles
APAAsociación de Protección a las Adolescentes (Association for Protection of Adolescents, Guatemala)
APAArmy Propositioned Afloat
APAAir Preprocessing/Preamplifier Assembly
APAAzimuth Power Assembly
APAAdiabatic Perturbation Approximation
APAAdvance of Pay & Allowances
APAAdvance Procurement Authorization
APAAccident Prevention Advisor (Airline)
APAAfter Print Approval (metals industry)
APAAssistant Planner Analyst
APAAutomatic Pre-Emphasis Adjustment (optical telecommunications)
APAAppareil à Prélèvement Atmosphérique (French: Atmospheric Sampling Unit)
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The federal Administrative Procedure Act currently requires a reviewing court to "decide all relevant questions of law, interpret constitutional and statutory provisions, and determine the meaning or applicability of the terms of an agency action.
This part of the book also deals with the administrative rulemaking process and related topics, focusing on the legal apparatus established by the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) and the judicial decisions construing that statute.
The Landmark Legal Foundation petitioned for reconsideration, objecting that by making this change without providing the public an opportunity for comment, the DOE violated the Administrative Procedure Act, which has governed regulatory practice for over 65 years.
ASA argues that the DEA acted "arbitrarily and capriciously," in violation of the Administrative Procedure Act, by dismissing evidence of marijuana's medical benefits, insisting on unreasonably strict criteria for whether a medical use is "accepted," failing to judge cannabis in relation to other scheduled drugs, and equating the plant's popularity as a recreational intoxicant with a high potential for abuse.
I am not a professor of administrative law; I have no informed opinions on the adequacy of the Administrative Procedure Act.
The EPA took this action without providing formal notice or an opportunity for comment, invoking the 'good cause' exception provided in the Administrative Procedure Act," Judge Janice Rogers Brown wrote for the court.
In a unanimous decision, delivered by Justice Antonin Scalia, the Supreme Court reversed, holding that the Order was final agency action, reviewable under the Administrative Procedure Act, before enforcement.
District Court for the Northern District of California found that FHFA violated the Administrative Procedure Act when it issued its July 6, 2010 statement directing Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the Federal Home Loan Banks to refrain from purchasing residential mortgages with PACE assessments.
This subsection does not limit any existing cause of action or right to bring an action, including any action under the Administrative Procedure Act or the All Writs Act [5 U.
District Court for the District of Columbia under the Administrative Procedure Act (APA), asks the court to overturn the Labor Department's Wage and Hour Division Administrator's Interpretation No.
This bill makes adjustments to the Administrative Procedure Act, by amending the definition of "agency" to codify existing case law, and requiring that agencies: give notice of meetings, hearings, and workshops on the agency's website; post meeting agendas and materials on the agency's website; make staff available to explain agency rule proposals at public hearings; consider information submitted within certain timeframes in rulemaking; specify the effective date of a rule in the notice of rulemaking; and post their statements of agency organization on their websites.
Montgomery Circuit Judge Johnny Hardwick had ruled in November that the State Board of Education failed to follow the requirements of the Alabama Administrative Procedure Act in passing the ban on double dipping and restricting leave time.
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