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What does AP stand for?

AP stands for Approving Official

This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

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More than 451,000 travelers have created travel documents in DTS, which does not include other key DTS users: Authorizing and Approving Officials (AO), Defense Travel Administrators (DTA), Centrally Billed Account (CBA) personnel, and other process owners who are also using DTS every day to support and manage the travel process.
227) This can include, but is not limited to, persons such as Agency Program Coordinators, approving officials, authorizing officials, cardholders, resource managers, fund holders, Automated Information System administrators, contracting officers, receiving officials, personnel officers, employees' supervisors, and supervisors of time and attendance clerks.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter and the game's rule makers gave the historic approval in Cardiff for football to move into the technological age by approving official testing of a special micro-chipped ball.
Earlier, the Treasury's head of central accountancy, David Loweth, told MPs the reduction of the ``big five'' to the ``big four'' raised competition issues which needed to be considered by the Competition Commission: ``It will either be ministers making the referral or approving officials to make the referral,'' he told the Commons Treasury Select Committee.