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commissioner

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A purchaser of services or goods—e.g., a primary care trust—which commissions specialist mental health services on behalf of those living in the PCT’s catchment area or district, based on its allocation of money. Services may be commissioned from the NHS or the voluntary or private sector.
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murmured the Assistant Commissioner from under the shadow of his hand.
thought the Assistant Commissioner to himself, with his face near the window-pane.
The Assistant Commissioner, still with his face turned to the window, expressed his doubt as to these two men having had anything to do with the outrage.
And these men came from that little country station," the Assistant Commissioner mused aloud, wondering.
At the sound of that name, falling unexpectedly into this annoying affair, the Assistant Commissioner dismissed brusquely the vague remembrance of his daily whist party at his club.
In spite of the arguments advanced before them in favor of not interfering with Irregular Marriages in Scotland, the Commissioners declare their opinion that "Such marriages ought not to continue.
It is only fair to add that, of the witnesses giving evidence--oral and written--before the Commissioners, fully one-half regard the Irregular Marriages of Scotland from the Christian and the civilized point of view, and entirely agree with the authoritative conclusion already cited--that such marriages ought to be abolished.
Thus, I say, I was limited from marriage, what offer might soever be made me; and I had not one friend to advise with in the condition I was in, least not one I durst trust the secret of my circumstances to, for if the commissioners were to have been informed where I was, I should have been fetched up and examined upon oath, and all I have saved be taken away from me.
We hope to have, before long, a board of fact, composed of commissioners of fact, who will force the people to be a people of fact, and of nothing but fact.
Additional deputy commissioner Peshawar Ahmed Jan Afridi appointed as Secretary interior while 25 assistant commissioners including deputy commissioner and secretaries have been changed.
Wasim Hamed, PAS (BS-17) Assistant Commissioner (UT) Sukkur has been transferred and posted as Assistant Commissioner Rohri, district Sukkur vice Nasrullah Abbasi Ex-PCS (BS-17).
Each Borough Commissioner oversees the review of construction-related applications and plans in their respective boroughs.

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