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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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The greatest duty we owe the memory of these men is to take the risks of explosions in gassy coalmines seriously and to comply with the new workplace safety laws that stemmed from the Royal Commission of Inquiry.
The Health and Safety at Work Act, which came into effect last year, followed a Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Pike River mine explosion which killed 29 miners in 2010.
I suggest that a royal commission of inquiry into the running of Police Scotland be set up as a matter of urgency.
The 2 1/2 year Royal Commission of Inquiry into the actions of Canadian Airborne Regiment during its deployment to Somalia in 1993 resulted in an awakening of the political class and the national media to such an extent that the NDA underwent major reforms.
One of the most significant reports ever prepared about the wild lands of the Highlands and Islands of Scotland was compiled by Lord Napier's Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Condition of Crofters and Cottars in the later years of the 19th century.
Mahat's no name plight came to focus recently when the case was presented before the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI), which held an inquiry on illegal immigrants at the Kota Kinabalu High Court.
Reported as speaking before the Royal Commission of Inquiry on illegal immigrants in Sabah, Wilfred, the 117th witness who spoke before the said body, said on Tuesday what the Malaysian government should do is to take back all Malaysian identity cards (Mykads) from all foreigners living on the state.
A little more than a year later, the third phase of the New Zealand's Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Pike River mine disaster began in the Greymouth District Court.
Report of the Royal Commission of Inquiry (1967) Compensation for Personal Injury in New Zealand [familiarly known as the Woodhouse Report], Government Printer, Wellington.
PROFUNC was disbanded at about the same time as the Trudeau government opened the Royal Commission of Inquiry into Certain Activities of the RCMP (or MacDonald Commission), which investigated the RCMP'S "theft of the membership list of the Parti Quebecois, several break-ins; illegal opening of mail; burning a barn in Quebec where the Black Panther Party and Front de liberation du Quebec were rumoured to be planning a rendezvous; forging documents; and conducting illegal electronic surveillance.
Pike River Coal has already advised that it will cooperate fully with all inquiries that are under way into the disaster at its mine and this extends to the Royal Commission of Inquiry that was announced by the Prime Minister today.
06 AUGUST 2010 NUKUALOFA (RNZI) -- A Tonga pro-democracy MP says a Royal Commission of Inquiry being set up to clear the government of allegations that its interfered in the judiciary is a waste of time.

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