Command paper


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Command paper

Any document (e.g., White Paper, Green Paper, etc.) issued by the British government and presented “By her Majesty’s Command” to Parliament.
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The Command Paper contains some clear commitments, including: This moves road funding a step closer to the model in the rail industry, where Government priorities and minimum funding is set out for 5 year control periods.
A "bombshell" buried in the Rail Command Paper could derail the Derby works, which is relying on winning the pounds 1billion Crossrail contract for survival.
The Command Paper 1922, from the Avalon Project at Yale Law School, underlines this intent: "His Majesty's Government therefore now declare(s) unequivocally that it is no part of their policy that Palestine should become a Jewish State.
The proposals will be set out in a so-called Command Paper, 21st Century Welfare, and are aimed at simplifying the existing tax and benefits system.
The proposals were set out in a so-called Command Paper, 21st Century Welfare, and are aimed at simplifying the existing tax and benefits system.
The plan to increase lump-sum payments was announced in July as part of a Service Personnel Command Paper outlining 40 measures to improve the life of servicemen and women, their families and veterans.
The Service Personnel Command Paper addresses serious concerns within the military, particularly on issues including access to school places, NHS doctors and dentists for families who move frequently as postings change.
The Ministry of Reconstruction Adult Education Committee produced the following: First Interim Report on Industrial and Social Conditions in Relation to Adult Education, Command Paper 9107 (1918); Second Interim Report on Education in the Army, Command Paper 9229 (1918); Third Interim Report on Libraries and Museums, Command Paper 9237 (1919); Final Report, Command Paper 321 (1919).
Strategic Command: "The Strategic Command paper relates the story of how the Soviets responded in Lebanon when three of Moscow's officials and their driver were kidnapped and killed.
As specifically provided for in the GSLP-LIBERAL 2015 election manifesto, a Command Paper was issued in December 2015 in order to consult with the public on how best to deal with the issue.
The Welsh Government is in favour of the move, but there have been fears from Mr Jones that initial proposals presented in the St David's Day Command Paper could actually restrict the Assembly's powers.

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