Overview[ edit ] Definitions of complexity often depend on the concept of a confidential " system " — a set of parts or elements that have relationships among them differentiated from relationships with other elements outside the relational regime. Many definitions tend to postulate or assume that complexity expresses a condition of numerous elements in a system and numerous forms of relationships among the elements.
In general, eligible claims will be paid on a pro rata basis out of available funds, based on the amounts outstanding and unpaid on eligible claims, until all such amounts have been paid in full or the Fund terminates in The payment percentage for the initial distribution in was The Act provides for certain adjustments to the pro rata calculations.
The Act sets forth statutory limitations, or caps, on awards in certain circumstances. There is a separate limitation on claims from those who received an award or an award determination from the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund.
The FSIA guides the definition of who is an immediate family member for purposes of the Act and the statutory limitation. The Special Master has determined that immediate family members are a spouse, domestic partner, child, stepchild, parent, stepparent, brother, sister, half-brother, and half-sister of the claimant.
If an immediate family member is deceased, the applicant should still identify the immediate family member, note that he or she is deceased, and provide any relevant estate information.
Embassy in Tehran, Iran, during the period beginning November 4,and ending January 20, As with final judgment amounts, these eligible claim award amounts are subject to pro rata calculation in accordance with the terms of the Act. Applicants will not be required to re-submit an application.
The Special Master will make additional awards in accordance with the Act after receipt and accounting of additional appropriations or contributions to the Fund. All eligible claimants and any applicants whose claims are pending have an ongoing obligation to submit updated information as it arises, such as new compensation from sources other than the Fund, significant developments involving the final judgment, or changes in beneficiaries.
See Notice to Update Claim Information. The Fund will only issue payments to accounts held in United States domestic banks or financial institutions and not to any foreign bank or financial institution. Prior to the distribution of any award payments, either the applicant or his or her attorney must submit documentation identifying a U.
This provision requires the Special Master to consider the award amount issued under section of the Air Transportation Safety and System Stabilization Act as controlling, notwithstanding any compensatory damages awarded in the final judgment.
Further, as explained in FAQ 4. If you received money based only on an approved distribution plan for an estate claim under section of the Air Transportation Safety and System Stabilization Act VCF1 or VCF2and did not receive an individual award or award determination, then you may receive an award from the Fund if you are otherwise eligible.
The Act defines a source other than this Fund as any collateral source, including any life insurance, pension funds, death benefit program, payment by Federal, state, or local government including payments from the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund 49 U.
The Special Master retains discretion in assessing any identified source other than this Fund and determining how it will factor into an award calculation. The Act defines "entitled or scheduled to receive" as any potential recovery where that person or their representative is a party to any civil or administrative action pending in any court or agency of competent jurisdiction in which the party seeks to enforce the judgment giving rise to the application to the Fund.
The Act requires that the claimant provide the Special Master with information regarding sources other than the Fund, and to update that information. The Special Master then reviews and determines an award calculation based on amounts outstanding and unpaid on a final judgment, as well as other statutory limitations.
No special application is required for these claimants; the Special Master will use the information provided on the Application Form for these calculations.Methods.
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Complexity characterises the behaviour of a system or model whose components interact in multiple ways and follow local rules, meaning there is no reasonable higher instruction to define the various possible interactions.. The term is generally used to characterize something with many parts where those parts interact with each other in multiple ways, culminating in a higher order of emergence.
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