OBRA

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AcronymDefinition
OBRAOmnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (various years)
OBRAOregon Bicycle Racing Association
OBRAOakland Base Reuse Authority (Oakland, CA)
OBRAOrganization of Bilingual Rehabilitation Associates
OBRAOnline Business for Regional Australia (resource)
OBRAOntario Barrel Racing Association
OBRAOregon Biomedical Research Association (Beaverton, OR)
OBRAOuter Banks Repeater Association (Nags Head, NC)
OBRAOkinawa Bull Riding Association
OBRAOffice of Biodefense Research Affairs (Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases; US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
OBRAOutward Bound Residential Alternatives
OBRAOutback Barrel Racing Association (Montana)
OBRAOregon Barrel Racing Association
OBRAOil Burner Research Association
OBRAOklahoma Boat Racing Association (Tulsa, OK)
OBRAOffice of Biodefense Research Applications (National Institutes of Health)
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Through the alliance, GFI Insurance will provide solutions to ensure compliance of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA) and Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), while saving time and money by eliminating the administrative burden and expensive penalties associated with non-compliance.
Created initially as part of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 to prompt states and their highest courts to assess their child protection cases and develop plans for improvement, the MassCIP sets priorities and strategies with their collaborative partners to accomplish our mission and achieve our desired outcomes.
The Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993 contained large tax increases on the wealthy and cuts in Medicare, defense, and other spending.
Private health insurance spending will slow in 2011 because of the high unemployment rate and because of the expiration of the temporary Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act group health benefits continuation subsidy, researchers say.
Affirming his commitment to make health reform a top priority for his administration, Obama also pledged in February to subsidize premiums paid by unemployed workers who can remain on their former employer's group health plan for 18 months under the federal Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act, or COBRA.
Under the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1993, that portion of your membership dues used by the Montana Nurses Association and the American Nurses Association for lobbying expenses is not deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense.
The Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (COBRA) contains provisions giving certain former employees, retirees, spouses, former spouses and depended children the right to temporary continuation of health coverage at group rates.
Government, were first enacted under the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1990, which imposed a 10-percent tax on the following items if their first retail sale price exceeds a certain threshold: aircrafts over $250,000, boats over $100,000, passenger vehicles over $30,000, furs over $10,000, and jewelry over $10,000.
Under the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1990 (OBRA), the agreement also must (1) have a bona fide business purpose, (2) not permit a wealth transfer to the natural objects of the decedent's bounty and (3) be comparable to similar arrangements negotiated at arm's length; see Sec.
Other benefits, such as healthcare continuation under the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA), are provided as a result of voluntary and involuntary terminations, in certain circumstances.
Other scoring practices that underpin the congressional budget process, including reconciliation procedures, are rooted partly in scorekeeping guidelines that were included in the joint explanatory statements accompanying two reconciliation acts--the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1990 and the Balanced Budget Act of 1997.
The Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (COBRA) and USERRA allow for health care coverage rights to employees after an event in employment such as a reduction in hours worked due to military deployment.