Commonly Referenced Acronyms


ADA Americans with Disabilities Act
ADEA Age Discrimination in Employment Act
ADR Alternative Dispute Resolution
CAA Clean Air Act
CERCLA Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act
COBRA Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act
CRADA Cooperative Research and Development Agreement
CSA Chemical Security Act
CWA Clean Water Act
DFAR Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations
DOJ Department of Justice
DOL Department of Labor
DOT Department of Transportation
EEOC Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
EPA Environmental Protection Agency
EPCRA Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act
ERISA Employee Retirement Income Security Act
FAA Federal Aviation Administration
FAR Federal Acquisition Regulations
FDIC Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
FLSA Fair Labor Standards Act
FMLA Family and Medical Leave Act
GHG Greenhouse Gas
HIPAA Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
ICANN Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
ICE Immigration and Customs Enforcement
IRS Internal Revenue Service
LNG Liquefied Natural Gas
MAC Medicare Administrator Contractor
MIC Medicaid Integrity Contractor
NEPA National Environmental Policy Act
OFCCP Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs
OIG Office of Inspector General
OSHA Occupational Safety & Health Administration
OWBPA Older Worker Benefit Protection Act
PBGC Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
PEO Professional Employer Organization
PRP Potentially Responsible Party
PSC Program Safeguard Contractor
RAC Recovery Audit Contractor
RCRA Resource Conservation and Recovery Act
RDT&E Research, Development, Test and Evaluation
SBIR Small Business Innovative Research
SEC Securities & Exchange Commission
TSCA Toxic Substances Control Act
UCC Uniform Commercial Code
USPTO United States Patent & Trademark Office
VEBA Voluntary Employee Beneficiary Association
ZPIC Zone Program Integrity Contractor