principal officer


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principal officer

The officer in charge of a diplomatic mission, consular office, or other Foreign Service post, such as a United States Liaison Office.
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The President shall be Commander in Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States, and of the Militia of the several States, when called into the actual Service of the United States; he may require the Opinion, in writing, of the principal Officer in each of the executive Departments, upon any Subject relating to the Duties of their respective Offices, and he shall have Power to grant Reprieves and Pardons for Offenses against the United States, except in Cases of impeachment.
I therefore intend to send for two of the principal officers of the place, that we may converse with them.
"That is why," continued D'Artagnan, "I propose to cause two of the principal officers of the garrison to come on board my vessel.
This public envy, seemeth to beat chiefly upon principal officers or ministers, rather than upon kings, and estates themselves.
After this I had to make saddles for all the principal officers of the king's household, and as they all gave me rich presents I soon became very wealthy and quite an important person in the city.
One of these worthies--a tall, lank figure, brandishing a rusty sword of immense longitude--purported to be no less a personage than General George Washington; and the other principal officers of the American army, such as Gates, Lee, Putnam, Schuyler, Ward and Heath, were represented by similar scarecrows.
The accused are- Sonali Bank Senior Principal Officer Ahmed Ali,57, his wife Salma Ahmed, 50, their son Abu Saleh Mohammad Jakaria, 22, and daughter Asma Ferdous Rifa, 26.
Most recently, Hands was chief executive officer (CEO) and principal officer of CNA Hardy Asia, where he had management charge of all lines of business.
UAF Library Principal Officer Dr Umar Farooq said students were getting good grades but they lacked [personality] grooming due to the declining trend of reading general books.
Under Section 13.2 of the PSE Disclosure Rules, "A Director or Principal Officer of an Issuer must not deal in the Issuer's securities during the period within which a material non-public information is obtained and up to two (2) full Trading Days after the price sensitive information is disclosed."
At NIS, he also served as head of protective security, head of security analysis and production division and principal officer, as well as head of NIS academy research and development department.
Second, the Constitution requires that any principal officer must be confirmed by the Senate.

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