Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Islands District


Related Topics

In the News (Wed 21 Aug 19)

  
  Cocos Islands District High School
Cocos Islands District High School is without doubt one of the most unique and challenging educational environments in Australia.
Situated on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands it is the most westerly of Australia’s territories, lying in the Indian Ocean approximately 2900 kilometres northwest of Perth and 2600 kilometres west of Darwin.
The school welcomes island visitors who have different backgrounds and occupations to schedule time to speak with school students about themselves, where they are from, and the "how and why" of what they do.
www.cocos.edu.cc   (655 words)

  
  Encyclopedia: Islands District, Hong Kong   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Eastern District (東區) is one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong.
The Southern District (南區) is one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong.
Kwai Tsing (Chinese: 葵青區, Jyutping: kwai4 cing1 keoi1, pinyin: kuí qīng qū) is one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Islands-District,-Hong-Kong   (1935 words)

  
 [No title]
I determine that the Trusteeship Agreement for the Pacific Islands is no longer in effect as of October 21, 1986, with respect to the Republic of the Marshall Islands, as of November 3, 1986, with respect to the Federated States of Micronesia, and as of November 3, 1986, with respect to the Northern Mariana Islands.
District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands -STATUTE- (a) Establishment; judicial circuit; terms of court There is established for and within the Northern Mariana Islands a court of record to be known as the District Court for the Northern Mariana Islands.
In causes brought in the district court solely on the basis of this subsection, the district court shall be considered a court of the Northern Mariana Islands for the purposes of determining the requirements of indictment by grand jury or trial by jury.
uscode.house.gov /download/pls/48C17.txt   (9070 words)

  
 [No title]
District judges from elsewhere in the Third Circuit and beyond were transferred under 28 U.S.C. In addition, beginning on April 1, 1990, a New Jersey bankruptcy judge was transferred pursuant to 28 3 Jaritz Industries, Ltd. ("Jaritz"), a printing and copying business, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the District Court of the Virgin Islands.
District courts are thus free to attend to other matters on their crowded calendars, giving all litigants a better opportunity to have their day in court.
While the Court recognized that the words `district court of the United States' are commonly used to describe Article III courts, the Court nevertheless held that in the context of the LMRA, that term was used to describe courts which exercise the jurisdiction of district courts.
vls.law.vill.edu /locator/3d/Jul1998/98a1909p.txt   (6712 words)

  
 Chatham Islands District - Waitangi Tribunal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
District 15 (the Chatham Islands) comprises approximately 240,000 acres and covers the Chatham Islands group, which lies some 700 kilometres east of New Zealand.
The two main islands within the group are Chatham Island and Pitt Island, and the principal smaller islands are South East Island, Mangere Island, Little Mangere, the Castle, the Sisters, the Forty Fours, Star Keys, and the Pyramid.
For a summary of land losses in district 15, readers are referred to Professor Alan Ward's National Overview and the Tribunal's report, Rekohu: a report on Moriori and Ngāti Mutunga in the Chatham Islands.
www.waitangi-tribunal.govt.nz /inquiries/rangahauawhanui/chathams.asp   (128 words)

  
 About USVI
The District of the Virgin Islands (District) is situated within the Territory of the Virgin Islands.
The Islands are situated between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, east of Puerto Rico.
Recently, it was noted that the District had the 8th largest number of Immigration cases of all of the nation's 94 districts.
www.usdoj.gov /usao/vi/about_usvi   (536 words)

  
 Territorial Authorities of New Zealand   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Note that each territorial authority is a separate legal entity from the encompassing regional council, except for unitary authorities, which are territorial authorities also carrying the functions of a regional council.
There are eight islands where the Minister of Local Government is the territorial authority, three of which have a 'significant population and/or permanent buildings and structures.'
1995: Chatham Islands County dissolved and reconstituted as a district council with regional council functions by a special Act of Parliament.
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/t/te/territorial_authorities_of_new_zealand.html   (370 words)

  
 Federal Judgeship Act of 2003
For the central district of California, the first 2 vacancies arising on the district court 10 years or more after judges are first confirmed to fill both temporary district judgeships created in that district by this subsection shall not be filled.
For the southern district of California, the first 3 vacancies arising on the district court 10 years or more after judges are first confirmed to fill all 3 temporary district judgeships created in that district by this subsection shall not be filled.
`(1) The Saint Croix Division comprises the Island of Saint Croix and adjacent islands and cays.
www.theorator.com /bills108/s920.html   (2600 words)

  
 United States District Courts
The United States district courts are the trial courts of the federal court system.
There are 94 federal judicial districts, including at least one district in each state, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.
Three territories of the United States -- the Virgin Islands, Guam, and the Northern Mariana Islands -- have district courts that hear federal cases, including bankruptcy cases.
www.uscourts.gov /districtcourts.html   (200 words)

  
 District Plan - Proposed Hauraki Gulf Islands Section 2006
The proposed Hauraki Gulf Islands section of the Auckland City District Plan ('the proposed HGI Plan') consists of written text (including appendices and annexures) and planning maps.
The proposed HGI Plan applies to those Hauraki Gulf islands which are included within the Auckland City boundary.
The planning maps for the Hauraki Gulf islands have been divided into maps for the inner islands and maps for the outer islands.
www.aucklandcity.govt.nz /council/documents/hgi   (353 words)

  
 Queen Charlotte Islands Forest District
The islands are divided into three physiographic units - the Queen Charlotte Ranges, the Skidegate Plateau and the Queen Charlotte Lowlands.
The Islands have a total area of 1,018,000 hectares with parks and reserves accounting for 229,000 hectares (22%); tree farm license (TFL) areas, 324,000 hectares (32%); and the remainder, 465,000 hectares (46%) as TSA.
The timber supply area is primarily located on the east and west sides of Graham Island, with a smaller portion on northwest Moresby Island.
www.for.gov.bc.ca /dqc   (116 words)

  
 Secretarial Order No. 2989   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Reorganizations of the Mariana Islands District Government as it now exists on the effective date of this Order may be made by the Resident Commissioner including the establishment of new departments, offices, and lines of authority.
The Legislature of the Government of the Northern Mariana Islands shall be known as the “Northern Mariana Islands Legislature” and shall consist of one House.
Until a judiciary is established for the Northern Mariana Islands in accordance with the Covenant, the judicial authority of the Government of the Northern Mariana Islands shall remain vested in the High Court of the Trust Territory and such other courts as may be established pursuant to law.
www.fsmlaw.org /miscdocs/so2989.htm   (3012 words)

  
 The Islands District
The Islands District includes Double Island, Haycock Island, High Island, Frankland Islands, Fitzroy Island, Little Fitzroy Island and Green Island.
District Information provides a description of the District and what is intended to happen there in the future.
The Overlays identify areas or places that constrain the use of land for development due to their environmental value or their adverse effects on development.
www.cityofcairns.qld.gov.au /council/cairns_plan/district_12.htm   (142 words)

  
 TOTO ISU (NguzuNguzu): War Canoe Prow Figureheads from the Western District, Solomon Islands
Initially they were created on islands in the Western District of the Solomon group such as New Georgia and on Choiseul, Santa Isabel, and Nggela.During the last several decades, and particularly since 1978, when the Solomon Islands nation became independent, these forms have become a regional emblem of the Solomons.
The figurehead was obtained on Vella La Vella Island in the Western District by the German scholar/traveler Carl Ribbe in 1896.
The documented provenance of the artifact is given as the Rurukonga Islands, two small islands within a chain of islands and islets that crosses central Marovo Lagoon in a northwest-southeast direction.
www.tribalarts.com /feature/solomon   (5806 words)

  
 The Leeward Islands District Conference   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Leeward Islands District is one of eight (8) districts comprising The Methodist Church in the Caribbean and the Americas (MCCA).
The District is the largest and oldest of the eight districts of the MCCA dating back to the 18th Century.
If you would like to learn more about the work of the Church in the Leeward Islands District, or to support any aspect of the work, please email us and sign our guest book.
www.gbgm-umc.org /leewardislandsdist   (343 words)

  
 Cape & Islands District Attorney
Thank you for visiting the website for the Cape and Islands District Attorney's Office.
It has been my distinct pleasure to serve the people of the Cape and Islands as District Attorney since January, 2002.
We established a first of its kind Sex Offender Management Unit which allows us to track and prosecute high-risk sex offenders so that we can help keep our children and our streets safe from these predators.
www.mass.gov /da/cape   (248 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Laguna District, Latin America & Caribbean Islands (Latin American And Caribbean Physical Geography) - ...
Laguna District [Span.,=lake], irrigated area in E Durango and W Coahuila states, N central Mexico.
Originally a 900,000-acre (364,200-hectare) tract, consisting of large estates, the land was reapportioned (1936) under President LAzaro CArdenas and distributed to Mexican farmers on the ejido system.
It was a successful experiment in agrarian reform until 1952, when a severe drought scorched more than half the district, turning 200,000 acres (80,940 hectares) of wheat and cotton fields into a dust bowl and obliging the government to take emergency measures to avert a famine.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/L/LagunaDi.html   (260 words)

  
 GULF ISLANDS SCHOOL DISTRICT - VANCOUVER ISLAND BC - High School Canada educational consulting
Saltspring Island is the biggest of the Gulf Island isle group.
Saltspring Island is home for an interesting mixture of very different people.
This information including fee details is based on the information provided by the school district and is subject to change.
www.high-school-kanada.com /gulf.htm   (246 words)

  
 ASSISTANT UNITED STATES ATTORNEY UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE DISTRICT OF THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Assistant United States Attorneys in the District of the Virgin Islands (District) are entitled to a cost of living allowance of 22.5%.
Croix, the largest island in the territory, is 40 miles across the ocean from St. Thomas.
Assistant U.S. Attorneys generally must reside in the District to which he or she is appointed, or within 20-25 miles thereof.
www.usdoj.gov /oarm/jobs/ausavacancyocedtf0905.htm   (701 words)

  
 O'Connor Berman Dotts & Banes - Saipan, attorneys, lawyers, law firm, legal service, counsel
MICHAEL J. Born in Central City, Nebraska, November 1, 1948; admitted to bar, 1974, Florida; 1977, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and the Federated States of Micronesia; 1986, Hawaii; 1989, Guam, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit and U.S. District Court, Districts of Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands.
DAVID G. Born in Sellersville, Pennsylvania, September 20, 1961; admitted to bar, 1987, New York; 1988, U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; 1992, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and U.S. District Court, District of Northern Mariana Islands; 1993, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.
JOSEPH E. Born in Olean, New York, September 18, 1963; admitted to bar, 1995, New York; 1996, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, U.S. District Court for the District of Northern Mariana Islands and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 2003, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.
www.pacific-lawyers.com /saipan_attorneys.html   (823 words)

  
 Chatham Islands Community Profile(published)
The unemployment rate in Chatham Islands was 5.9 percent, compared with
The most popular occupational group in Chatham Islands was Agriculture and Fishery Workers (26.6 percent).
in Chatham Islands District was Agriculture and Fishery Workers (26.6 percent) and
www.stats.govt.nz /domino/external/web/CommProfiles.nsf/FindInfobyArea/597000-au   (498 words)

  
 Gulf Islands Online - News
The Gulf Islands district had previously attempted to get a rationale from the ministry finance department without results, she said.
Clark was particularly impressed by innovative revenue-generating ideas, such as a tentative district plan to open a school in eastern Europe.
Gulf Islands School District secretary treasurer Rod Scotvold had not yet heard from the ministry regarding funding changes on Tuesday.
www.gulfislands.net /news.asp?ID=1157   (495 words)

  
 Appendix I
The Northern Mariana Islands, as part of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, are administered by the United States under a Trusteeship Agreement between the United States and the Security Council of the United Nations (61 Stat.
Background: The Northern Mariana Islands consist of 21 small islands, six of which are inhabited and 14 of which are large enough to be identified by name.
Saipan, Tinian and Rota, in that order, are the three largest islands of the Northern Marianas and most of the archipelago's 14,500 population lives on one or the other.
www.ssa.gov /OP_Home/comp2/G-APP-I.html   (4806 words)

  
 Covenant Article I - X
The people of the Northern Mariana Islands will have the right of local self- government and will govern themselves with respect to internal affairs in accordance with a Constitution of their own adoption.
Tenorio, 4 N.M.I. The source of judicial authority in the NMI is Covenant § 203(d), which essentially provides that the disposition of a case arising under the laws of the Commonwealth is ultimately a decision for the people (Constitution) or legislature (laws) of the Commonwealth.
Covenant §§ 401 and 402(c) permit the U.S. Congress to establish the NMI District Court and to empower it to receive original and appellate jurisdiction over NMI cases as may be provided by the NMI, and nothing more.
www.cnmilaw.org /covenant_i_x.htm   (4334 words)

  
 united state virgin island
Niger Nigeria Niue Norfolk Island Northern Mariana Islands...
island st john virgin island daily island news virgin st%2E john virgin island virgin island real estate united state virgin island kingsbluff vacation villa virgin island u%2Es virgin island virgin...
Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virgin Islands of the U.S. Virginia...
www.avirginislands.info /unitedstatevirginisland   (1329 words)

  
 US CODE: Title 48,1801. Approval of Covenant to Establish a Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
The Covenant to Establish a Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in Political Union with the United States of America, referred to in text, which was contained in this section (section 1 of Pub.
“(b) ‘Northern Mariana Islands’ means the area now known as the Mariana Islands District of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, which lies within the area north of 14° north latitude, south of 21° north latitude, west of 150° east longitude and east of 144° east longitude;
On June 25, 1983, the Government of the United States and the Government of the Marshall Islands concluded a Compact of Free Association, establishing a relationship of Free Association between the two Governments [see Compact of Free Association, 48 U.S.C. 1901 note ].
straylight.law.cornell.edu /uscode/uscode48/usc_sec_48_00001801----000-notes.html   (6093 words)

  
 Public School District Directory - School Districts / ISD
Public School District Directory - School Districts / ISD
Our site contains information on over 17,000 school districts in the U.S., Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
To view public school district data for any state or U.S. territory - Please use the list or the map.
www.districtbug.org   (89 words)

  
 Cayman Net News: Toy Drive by Sister Islands District Administration and Department of Agriculture
The Sister Islands branch of the Department of Agriculture and MRCU, along with some staff members from the District Administration in the Sister Islands, got together last month to organise a toy drive for children in Grand Cayman.
The Lions Club of Grand Cayman assisted with the distribution and the boxes were transported via Cayman Airways to Grand Cayman free of charge.
Wanda Tatum and Connie Godet of the District Commissioner’s Office, who organized the drive, thought it would be a good idea to send some Christmas joy from the Sister Islands to some of the victims of Hurricane Ivan through the toy donation and the idea gathered supported all round.
www.caymannetnews.com /2005/01/770/toy.shtml   (293 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.