Investigation definition

Investigation means the formal examination and evaluation of all relevant facts to determine whether misconduct has occurred, and, if so, to determine the responsible person and the seriousness of the misconduct.

Examples of Investigation in a sentence

  • Telecommunications or video surveillance equipment or services produced or provided by an entity that the Secretary of Defense, in consultation with the Director of National Intelligence or the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, reasonably believes to be an entity owned or controlled by, or otherwise connected to, the government of a covered foreign country.

  • Telecommunications or video surveillance equipment or services produced or provided by an entity that the Secretary of Defense, in consultation with the Director of the National Intelligence or the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, reasonably believes to be an entity owned or controlled by, or otherwise connected to, the government of a covered foreign country.

  • Whether or not criminal charges are filed, the College or a person may file a complaint under the Civil Rights Grievance and Investigation Process.

  • At the time when we wrote this paper, KNKT had already issued the final report of the Lion Air accident, whereas only a preliminary report for the Ethiopian Airlines accident had been published by the Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau of Ethiopia (AIB).

  • Investigation on the shaping ability of nickel-titanium files when used with a reciprocating motion.


More Definitions of Investigation

Investigation as used in this paragraph means the investigation of the circumstances and involvement of an employee surrounding the invalid access of the confidential personal information. Once the board determines that notification would not delay or impede an investigation, the board shall disclose the access to confidential personal information made for an invalid reason to the person.
Investigation means the formal examination and evaluation of all relevant facts to determine if misconduct has occurred.
Investigation means a detailed inquiry or systematic examination of the operations of a provider or its services regarding an alleged violation of regulations or law. An investigation may be undertaken as a result of a complaint, an incident report, or other information that comes to the attention of the department.
Investigation means fact gathering related to the current safety of a child and the risk of subsequent maltreatment that determines whether child maltreatment occurred and whether child protective services are needed. An investigation must be used when reports involve substantial child endangerment, and for reports of maltreatment in facilities required to be licensed under chapter 245A or 245B; under sections 144.50 to 144.58 and 241.021; in a school as defined in sections 120A.05, subdivisions 9, 11, and 13, and 124D.10; or in a nonlicensed personal care provider association as defined in sections 256B.04, subdivision 16, and 256B.0625, subdivision 19a.