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commissioner

Government
a. any of several types of civil servant
b. an ombudsman
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I accepted the commissionership of street cleaning with the positive assurance of Mayor Strong that I should not be interfered with in the matter of appointments and dismissals, and that I should have my own way generally.
But, the issue of labor, believe it or not, isn't all that goes on with the commissionership.
State Service Commissionership 58(2) IsrSC 125 [2003] (Isr.
When first mentioned as a possible replacement for Landis, the Kentuckian had openly admitted that he coveted the commissionership but had added that he felt duty bound to the Senate while fighting raged abroad.
For example, he had announced the policy of giving joint legal responsibility to Thakuri, Magar and educated Brahmin Pandit, defense forts command and regional commissionership to Gurung, Magar, Khand or other trusted courtiers.
Under my commissionership members in uniform will not carry arms around the country.
Women are getting ministerial and state commissionership appointments.
45) At the Vichy government's request, the NSC--under the authority of a state commissionership for sports, run by Jean Borotra and then by Colonel Pascot after 1942--became a structure which aimed at ruling the whole of French sports policies.
Despite efforts at reform or abolition of this system, including action during Norton de Matos' Governorship (1912-15) and High Commissionership (1921-24), the system continued.
Zook's text points out that policies encouraging minority media ownership were in place for nearly two decades, initiated by court action and under the FCC commissionership of Benjamin Hooks.
There is no doubt that the NFL became the premier televised sports vehicle in the country under the commissionership of Pete Rozelle, a public relations genius.
The Sporting News of August 29, 1951, reported that 10 days before the election O'Donnell was offered the commissionership.

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