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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 Government has published the long awaited Command Paper Action for Roads: A network for the 21st Century, which sets out a way forward for investing in our road network.
"I am particularly proud to have represented our armed forces in government and to have produced the Service Personnel Command Paper that raised the level of compensation for those injured on operations.
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.
During the Mandate period, from 1922 to May 15, 1948, the British government attempted to meet its obligations as enunciated in the Balfour Declaration to help in the "establishment of a national home for the Jewish people." 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." It must be noted here that the Command Paper specifically marks the existence of a Palestine area to which the Jews were immigrating.
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 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 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.
(6.) 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.
The Transport Secretary has published a command paper High Speed Two: from Crewe to Manchester, the West Midlands to Leeds and beyond, setting out todays announcement in more detail.

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