Royal Commission

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Royal Commission

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Britain) a body set up by the monarch on the recommendation of the prime minister to gather information about the operation of existing laws or to investigate any social, educational, or other matter. The commission has prescribed terms of reference and reports to the government on how any change might be achieved
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(acting in concert) decided on sending a commission of inquiry to Venice, 'for the purpose of obtaining further information.'
There may possibly be something in the report of the commission of inquiry touching on Ferrari's disappearance.
The commission of inquiry was already at work; having begun its investigations on December 6.
I should be the first to say 'qu'on se trompe,' but unfortunately I was an eye- witness, and was also on the commission of inquiry. Everything proved that it was really he, the very same soldier Kolpakoff who had been given the usual military funeral to the sound of the drum.
BAGHDAD/Aswat al-Iraq: IraqeIUs senior interior official on Sunday said his ministry would keep up the information of the governmenteIUs commission of inquiry over killing of an MP from a bloc loyal to Shiite cleric Muqtada Al-Sadr until hunting the killers down.
The Special Commission of Inquiry into the health system is a golden opportunity for nurses who have legitimate concerns about the health system in NSW to put their views forward.
A commission of inquiry is appointed by an Order-in-Council, which is to say a decision of the Cabinet.
He was recently a fact finder for the federal government's Commission of Inquiry into the case of Maher Arar, a Syrian-born Canadian, who was arrested by U.S.
The full report from the joint Commission of Inquiry set up by British Science Minister Lord Sainsbury and Esa director general Jean-Jacques Dordain said: 'The commission's view is that the SPC should not have confirmed the selection of Beagle 2, given the failure of the project to comply with the recommendations of the PRC.'
We now know that excessive skin contact occurred in the 1950s and 1960s when divers used defective and torn skin suits and applied skin greases [Governmental Commission of Inquiry (GICI) 2003].
It also called for a Commission of Inquiry to investigate the violence surrounding the events of December 17, and for the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) to perform an on-site visit to analyze and report on conditions.
Tin Ngwe, pledged to "take into consideration" demands by the ILO's Commission of Inquiry that the Myanmar government stop forced labor, amend legislation and punish those found guilty, the report said.

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