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Delegation of Authority

Definition overview

1 Definition

The conveyance of authority from one University officer, Employee or committee to another University Employee or committee to bind the University within the scope of authority to a legally enforceable obligation. Any such transfers of powers and duties are therefore significant actions requiring great care and scrutiny.

2 References

UniSQ Defined.

3 Definition Information

Approved Date


Effective Date


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Complying with the law and observing Policy and Procedure is a condition of working and/or studying at the University.

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