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  Commissioner - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Commissioner is a designation that may be used for a variety of official positions, especially referring to a high-ranking public (administrative or police) official, or an analogous official in the private sector (e.g.
A Commissioner within a modern state generally holds his office by virtue of a commission from the head of state or a Council of Elected Representatives (or appointed by non-elected officials in the case of dictatorships).
A Commissioner is the formal head of one of the territories of Canada (i.e.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Commissioner   (817 words)

  
 Mississippi Insurance Department
Commissioner Dale was a teacher, coach, and school administrator in the Moss Point public school system prior to entering state government in 1972.
The Commissioner is charged with execution of all laws relative to insurance companies, corporations, associations and fraternal orders, their agents and adjusters.
The Commissioner, as State Fire Marshal, acting through the State Chief Deputy Fire Marshal, investigates all fires called to his attention occurring in the state, licenses manufacturers, installers/transporters and dealers of mobile homes and regulates their practices.
www.doi.state.ms.us /htm_files/commissioner.htm   (1149 words)

  
 About the Commissioner
Loren L. Chumley was appointed commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Revenue by Governor Phil Bredesen on January 18, 2003.
Commissioner Chumley is currently a member of the Board of Trustees for the Federation of Tax Administrators, the Executive Committee of the Southeastern Association of Tax Administrators, the Streamlined Sales Tax Governing Board, Inc., the CCH State Tax Advisory Board, and the State Board of Equalization.
Commissioner Chumley is a past president of the Southeastern Association of Tax Administrators.
www.state.tn.us /revenue/aboutus/aboutcommissioner.htm   (214 words)

  
 Commissioner Zaccardelli - Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Giuliano Zaccardelli was appointed as the 20th Commissioner of the RCMP on September 2, 2000.
Commissioner Zaccardelli was commissioned in 1986 and served at RCMP Headquarters in Ottawa as the Officer in Charge (OIC), Immigration and Passport Branch.
Commissioner Zaccardelli is an active member of the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police, the International Criminal Police Organization (ICPO) Interpol, and an Honourary Vice-President of the Royal Canadian Legion.
www.rcmp.ca /exec_bios/zaccardelli_e.htm   (465 words)

  
 MDAR - Commissioner Douglas P. Gillespie
Commissioner Gillespie has successfully integrated the APR program into Governor Romney’s “Smart Growth” initiative, thereby ensuring the necessary funding for the program.
Commissioner Gillespie’s family maintains one of the oldest flocks of Horned Dorset Sheep in the United States, and the Woodleigh Farms flock has won several championships in national competition.
Commissioner Gillespie is currently President of the Northeast Association of State Departments of Agriculture, and served on the Board of Directors of the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA).
www.mass.gov /agr/admin/commissioner/bio.htm   (865 words)

  
 Commissioner Bobbie L. Steele - Communicator - Cook County 2nd District   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Commissioner's group consisted of ministers, community activists and politicians.
County commissioners from across the country were provided with information on 2 NABCO sponsored grant programs.
Finally, Commissioner Steele donated $1,000 to NABCO towards a scholarship to be given in the name of President John H. Stroger, Jr., President of the Cook County Board and Founding Member of NABCO.
www.commissionerbobbiesteele.com /news.htm   (468 words)

  
 A Guide for Businesses and Organizations - Privacy Commissioner of Canada
The Act gives the Privacy Commissioner of Canada the authority to audit an organization's personal information management practices when she has reasonable grounds to believe the organization is not fulfilling its obligations under Part 1 of the Act or is not respecting the recommendations of Schedule 1.
Although the Commissioner has the power to summon witnesses, administer oaths and compel organizations to produce evidence, audits are unlikely to be conducted on such a formal basis unless voluntary cooperation is not forthcoming.
The Commissioner may include the audit report in her annual report or she may make public the personal information management practices of an organization if she considers it to be in the public interest to do so.
www.privcom.gc.ca /information/guide_e.asp   (8016 words)

  
 Commissioner - Memory Alpha
A commissioner is a member of a commission, or the leader of a governmental body.
Her goal was to prevent the outbreak of war; her mission was cut short when she developed Sakuro's Disease and had to be recalled.
Nilva was a FCA Commissioner and Chairman of Slug-o-Cola in the 2370s.
memory-alpha.org /en/wiki/Commissioner   (172 words)

  
 Bowie Kuhn | BaseballLibrary.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
As baseball's Commissioner from 1969-1984, Kuhn presided over the sport's period of greatest affluence but also, paradoxically, one of its most strife-ridden eras.
With the major leagues threatened by a player's strike before the 1969 season and with the office of the Commissioner vacant after the firing of General Eckert in December 1968, the owners hired Kuhn, a lawyer for the National League and a favorite of Dodgers owner Walter O'Malley.
is a compromise choice for commissioner of baseball and is elected on a pro-tem basis.
www.baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/ballplayers/K/Kuhn_Bowie.stm   (2280 words)

  
 Louisiana Commissioner of Agriculture & Forestry - Louisiana Dept. of Agriculture and Forestry
In 2003, Commissioner Odom was re-elected to his seventh consecutive term as Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry.
Commissioner Odom was a company commander with the U.S. Marine Corps in Okinawa and retired as Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Marine Corps Reserve.
Commissioner Odom is married to the former Millie Randolph.
www.ldaf.state.la.us /aboutldaf/bobodom.asp   (507 words)

  
 Nicholas Scoppetta, 31st Fire Commissioner, FDNY
Fire Commissioner Scoppetta is a former Deputy Mayor and Commissioner of Investigation for the City of New York.
Commissioner Scoppetta was born on the Lower East Side of Manhattan.
Fire Commissioner Scoppetta has served on numerous boards of not-for-profit institutions and is a past member of the Executive Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.
www.nyc.gov /html/fdny/html/general/commish.shtml   (414 words)

  
 GNWT - Commissioner - Role of the Commissioner
The Commissioner of the Northwest Territories serves a pivotal role in the governance of the Northwest Territories.
Appointed by the Governor-in-Council of Canada on the recommendation of the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, the Commissioner is the federal government’s representative in the north and the Chief Executive Officer of the Northwest Territories.
The position of Commissioner is created by the federal Northwest Territories Act and exercises a function similar to that of a provincial Lieutenant Governor.
www.commissioner.gov.nt.ca /role   (261 words)

  
 Office of the Commissioner: Minnesota DNR
The DNR Commissioner is the administrative and executive head of the department.
The commissioner has authority over public lands and waters, state parks and forests, timber, mineral resources, recreational trails, and wildlife of the state, and their use, sale, leasing, or other disposition.
The deputy commissioner oversees all legislative and budgetary functions for the agency and has general administrative oversight of operations.
www.dnr.state.mn.us /aboutdnr/commissioner/index.html   (109 words)

  
 WVBPH - Commissioner's Office   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The Commissioner oversees all activities of the Bureau's eight offices and is authorized and/or mandated by law to carry out specific duties relating to the health of the state's citizens.
The Commissioner approves appointments of all county health officers and serves as acting county health officer during such temporary periods as a county may not have an appointed officer.
The Commissioner also serves as Executive Secretary of the state Board of Medicine and generally oversees the Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists, Board of Chiropractic Examiners and Board of Hearing Aid Dealers.
www.wvdhhr.org /bph/Commiss.htm   (192 words)

  
 Commissaire aux Droits de l'Homme
Commissioner Thomas Hammarberg yesterday held a discussion with the Council of Europe's Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH), promoting the idea of National Action Plans for Human Rights, which have already proved useful in some countries.
Commissioner Thomas Hammarberg welcomed the UN General study on violence against children, and calls for a total ban of all forms of corporal punishment.
Commissioner Thomas Hammarberg begins a two-week official visit to Germany, in the course of which he will be received by the Deputy Chancellor, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Minister of the Interior, the Minister of Justice (Ms Brigitte Zypries, photo) and Minister of Health as well as several senior officials of the federation.
www.coe.int /T/E/Commissioner_H.R/Communication_Unit   (530 words)

  
 Parliamentary Commissioner
(6) A person holding the office of parliamentary Commissioner may be revoked from office only for inability to exercise the functions of his office (whether arising from infirmity of body or mind or any other cause) of for misbehaviour ad shall not be so removed except in accordance with he provisions of this section.
(7) The parliamentary Commissioner shall be removed from office by the Governor-general if the question of his removal from office has been referred to a tribunal appointed under subsection (8) of his section and the tribunal has recommended tot he Governor-general that eh ought to be removed for inability as aforesaid or for misbehaviour.
(6) The parliamentary Commissioner, and any person holding office or appointment under him, may not be called to give evidence in any court of law, or in any proceedings of a judicial nature, in respect of anything coming to his knowledge in the exercise of his functions.
www.stlucia.gov.lc /saint_lucia/saintluciaconstitution/parliamentary_commissioner.htm   (1524 words)

  
 Baseball Commissioner - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Commissioner of Baseball is the title of the highest office in Major League Baseball.
Under the direction of the Commissioner, the office hires and maintains the sport's umpiring crews, and negotiates marketing, labor, and television contracts.
The Commissioner is chosen by a vote of the owners of the teams.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Baseball_Commissioner   (302 words)

  
 About the Office of Insurance Commissioner
The Insurance Commissioner's Office has responsibility for regulating all insurance business in Washington under the authority granted by the insurance laws of this state.
The Washington Insurance Commissioner's Office was created by the first state Legislature in 1889-90, with the office first administered as an adjunct of the duties of the Secretary of State.
There have been eight elected commissioners since then, including the current Commissioner, Mike Kreidler, who was elected in 2000, and re-election in 2004.
www.insurance.wa.gov /factsheets/factsheet_detail.asp?FctShtRcdNum=1   (694 words)

  
 Commissioner Martin F. Horn's Bio   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Martin F. Horn was appointed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg to serve as Commissioner of the New York City Department of Probation, effective Jan. 1, 2002.
Since becoming Probation Commissioner Horn has reengineered the Department by focusing on high-risk offenders, improving the delivery of treatment for addiction to alcohol and other drugs, employment of offenders, improving the Department’s IT capacity, and streamlining the probation violation process.
Horn earlier served as executive director and chief operating officer for the New York State Division of Parole, was assistant commissioner of corrections for New York State and Superintendent of Hudson Correctional Facility, and was an assistant professor of criminal justice at State University College in Utica, New York from 1975 to 1977.
www.nyc.gov /html/doc/html/commiss.html   (712 words)

  
 Port Canaveral Contacts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The Canaveral Port District Board of Commissioners holds regularly scheduled meeting on the third Wednesday of each month unless otherwise posted.
Commissioner Ketcham came to Brevard County in 1955 as the city manager of Cocoa Beach.
Currently living in Titusville, Commissioner Sharkey moved to Brevard County in 1979 after serving 23 years in the U.S. Air Force.
www.portcanaveral.org /contacts/commission.htm   (269 words)

  
 Fantasy Football - Fanball Commissioner - Fanball.com
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Commissioners can now determine which players cannot be cut.
www.fanball.com /commissioner/index.cfm   (933 words)

  
 RIDE - Office of the Commissioner
In Rhode Island, a Commissioner of Education was first created by the legislature in 1845 with the passage of the Barnard Law.
The commissionership was established by the legislature to provide for a state level collection of information regarding the functioning of the various local school districts and to provide for leadership of education policy at the state level by an education professional.
As the role of the commissioner has become defined in the years since its establishment, the General Assembly has charged the commissioner with a broad leadership role including but not restricted to:
www.ridoe.net /commissioner/default.htm   (239 words)

  
 MLB.com: Commissioner's Town Hall   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Baseball Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced today that the Clubs will do their part to assure baseball fans that the 2002 championship season will be played without interruption by pledging not to lock out and not to unilaterally implement new terms and conditions of employment.
MLB.com's Mike Bauman spoke to Commissioner Bud Selig at the end of 2001 about the state of the game and the changes he would would like to see in the future.
The Commissioner responded to 29 questions and said he looks forward to another online Town Hall in the near future.
mlb.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/mlb/events/mlb_events_commissioners_town_hall.jsp   (237 words)

  
 Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services Commissioner   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
Terry Murphy took over as commissioner of the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) on March 1, 2004, when the new agency began operations.
Commissioner Murphy joined the Texas Commission for the Blind in 1972 as a placement specialist in the Fort Worth office, and he became executive director of the agency in 1997.
Commissioner Murphy was awarded three Bronze Stars and a Purple Heart during his service in Vietnam, and he is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin.
www.dars.state.tx.us /about/commissioner.shtml   (310 words)

  
 Grant County -- Commissioner   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-18)
The Board of County Commissioners is the executive and legislative authority for Grant County and as such strives to assure that the business, services and functions of the county proceed with efficiency and integrity, using sound judgment and best practice.
The Board of County Commissioners, as the legislative body, establishes local laws and policies consistent with state law, through the enactment of ordinances and resolutions.
The Board consists of three Commissioners, all residents of the county, one from each of the three Commissioner districts.
www.co.grant.wa.us /commissioner/index.htm   (203 words)

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