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Fourth Finance Commission

The members of the Commission were: Shri P.C. Mathew, Member Secretary Shri D.G. Karve Dr. P. V. Rajamannar, Chairman Prof. Bhabatosh Datta Shri Mohan Lal Gautam The Commission suggested in its report that there should be greater co-ordination be ...

                                               

Ninth Finance Commission

Debt Relief – The Commission recommended that the Reserve Bank of India may work out a formula for amortization of the states’ market borrowings. From 1990 to 1991 the direct central loans for states’ plans should have a maturity period of 20 yea ...

                                               

Second Finance Commission

The members of the Commission were: Shri L.S. Misra, Retired Chief Justice, Hyderabad Shri M.V. Rangachari Dr. B.N. Ganguli Shri Ujjal Singh Shri H.B. Bhar, Secretary Shri K. Santhanam, Chair

                                               

Sixth Finance Commission

The members of the Commission were: Dr. I.S. Gulati Shri K. Brahmananda Reddy, Chair Dr. B.S. Minhas Shri G. Ramachandran, Member Secretary Shri Justice Syed Sadat Abal Masud

                                               

Third Finance Commission

Members of the Commission were: Shri G. R. Kamat Member Secretary. Prof. M. V. Mathur Shri Govinda Menon Shri A. K. Chanda, Chairman Shri Dwijendra Nath Roy retired High Court Judge

                                               

Thirteenth Finance Commission

The Thirteenth Finance Commission of India was constituted by the under the chairmanship of Vijay L. Kelkar on 13 November 2007.

                                               

Twelfth Finance Commission

The Twelfth Finance Commission of India was appointed on 1 November 2002 to make recommendations on the distribution of net proceeds of sharable taxes between union and states. The commission was headed by veteran economist of India, C. Rangaraja ...

                                               

Srikrishna Commission

Srikrishna Commission or Justice B.N. Srikrishna Commission of Inquiry was constituted by the Government of Maharashtra under Justice Srikrishna for investigating the causes of the Bombay riots. For five years until 1998, he examined victims, wit ...

                                               

Commission on Parliamentary Reform

The Commission on Parliamentary Reform was an independent group, established in October 2016 by Ken Macintosh, the Presiding Officer of the Scottish Parliament. It is chaired by John McCormick and published its report, with recommendations, on 20 ...

                                               

9/11 Family Steering Committee

The 9/11 Family Steering Committee was an organization of twelve relatives of victims of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center. Members of the Committee included the Jersey Girls. It was part of the 9/11 Truth Movement and was ...

                                               

80 Million Strong (for Young American Jobs)

80 Million Strong was a coalition aiming to unite young Americans to own and direct their economic reality. The summit, taking place July 14–15, 2009 in Washington, D.C., looked at the problems that young people face in order to find constructive ...

                                               

Advisory Committee on Government Organization

The U.S. President’s Advisory Committee on Government Organization was established by Executive Order 10432 on January 24, 1953. Members of the committee were appointed by President Dwight D. Eisenhower and served without compensation. Nelson A. ...

                                               

Computer & Communications Industry Association

The Computer and Communications Industry Association is an international non-profit advocacy organization based in Washington, DC, United States which represents the information and communications technology industries. According to their site, C ...

                                               

JASON (advisory group)

JASON is an independent group of elite scientists which advises the United States government on matters of science and technology, mostly of a sensitive nature. The group was first created as a way to get a younger generation of scientists - that ...

                                               

Naval Research Advisory Committee

The Naval Research Advisory Committee is a civilian advisory committee to the United States Navy. The committee was established in 1946 by Public Law 588, which also created the Office of Naval Research. Members are appointed by the Secretary of ...

                                               

United States Congress Joint Select Committee on Budget and Appropriations Process Reform

The Joint Select Committee on Budget and Appropriations Process Reform was established on February 9, 2018 during the 115th United States Congress under Section 30442 of H.R. 1892.

                                               

United States Congress Joint Committee on Printing

The Joint Committee on Printing is a joint committee of the United States Congress devoted to overseeing the functions of the Government Publishing Office and general printing procedures of the federal government of the United States. The authori ...

                                               

United States Congress Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans

The Joint Select Committee on Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans was established on February 9, 2018 during the 115th United States Congress under Section 30422 of H.R. 1892.

                                               

Single-bullet theory

The single-bullet theory was introduced by the Warren Commission in its investigation of the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy to explain what happened to the bullet that struck Kennedy in the back and exited through his throat. Giv ...

                                               

White House Conference on Aging

The White House Conference on Aging is a once-a-decade conference sponsored by the Executive Office of the President of the United States which makes policy recommendations to the president and Congress regarding the aged. The first of its kind, ...

                                               

White House Conference on the Industrial World Ahead

The White House Conference on the Industrial World Ahead was the first White House conference "exclusively concerned with American business and the first one on the future." The conference was called by President Richard Nixon and jointly chaired ...

                                               

Jan Krzysztof Ardanowski

Jan Krzysztof Ardanowski is a Polish politician, farmer and former local government official. After graduating from the University of Technology and Life Sciences in Bydgoszcz, where he was active in the Independent Students’ Association, Ardanow ...

                                               

Shaqir Vukaj

Shaqir Vukaj is an Albanian politician. He served as Minister of Defence from 11 March 1997 to 25 July 1997, during the Albanian Unrest of 1997. He replaced Safet Zhulali, who fled to Italy with his family days after resigning. His short tenure a ...

                                               

Henri Denis

Henri Jean Charles Eugene Denis was a lieutenant general in the Belgian Army who served as Minister of National Defence at the beginning of the Second World War.

                                               

Minister of National Defence (Canada)

The Minister of National Defence is a Minister of the Crown and is the politician within the Cabinet of Canada responsible for the management and direction of all matters relating to the national defence of Canada. The Department of National Defe ...

                                               

Minister of Defence (Pakistan)

The Minister of Defence heads the Ministry of Defence and Pakistan Army, Pakistan Air Force, and Pakistan Navy. The minister serves in the cabinet of the Prime Minister, and is required to be a member of Parliament. In the history of the country, ...

                                               

Minister of Defence (Sweden)

The Minister for Defence of Sweden is a member of the Government of Sweden. The Minister heads the Ministry for Defence and is appointed and dismissed at the sole discretion of the Prime Minister of Sweden. Although the Minister for Defence heads ...

                                               

Minister of Defence (Vietnam)

The Minister of Defence is the Government of Vietnam member in charge of the Ministry of Defence. The Minister of Defence directs the management functions of state for defense; responsible organization, construction, management and the highest co ...

                                               

Rolf Luders

Rolf Luders Schwarzenberg is a Chilean economist, entrepreneur, scholar and politician, former Minister of State of the military dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet. He is son of Jurgen Luders, leading mountaineer of the Club Aleman Andino. Luders i ...

                                               

Minister of Finance (India)

The Minister of Finance is the head of the Ministry of Finance of the Government of India. One of the senior-most offices in the Union Cabinet, the finance minister is responsible for the fiscal policy of the government. As part of this, a key du ...

                                               

Minister of Finance (Japan)

The Minister of Finance is the member of the Cabinet of Japan in charge of the Ministry of Finance. This position was formerly cited as being Japans most powerful and one of the worlds, because Japan had historically held the largest foreign exch ...

                                               

James Oluleye

James Oluleye was a Nigerian Army major general who served as Federal Commissioner of Finance, Federal Commissioner of Establishment and Service Matters, and who commanded the Nigerian Armys 2nd Division from 1970 to 1975.

                                               

List of Ministers of Finance of Romania

Ioan A. Cantacuzino – 2 February 1870 – 30 March 1870 Ion Strat – 26 January 1865 – 14 June 1865 Alexandru Vasescu – 1 March 1867 – 4 August 1867 Ion C. Bratianu – 15 July 1880 – 24 October 1880 Grigore Arghiropol – 1 October 1867 – 27 October 18 ...

                                               

List of Ministers of Health of the Republic of Cyprus

Since the establishment of the Republic of Cyprus, 18 persons have headed the Ministry. They are: Philippos Patsalis Yiorgos Pamboridis, appointed 2015 Zenon Severis Frixos Savides Christos Vakis Michalis Glikis Costas Kadis Christos Patsalides S ...

                                               

Minister for Internal Affairs of Abkhazia

The Minister for Internal Affairs holds a ministerial position in the government of the Republic of Abkhazia. The post existed in the Soviet period within the Council of Ministers of the Abkhaz Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic, and since then ...

                                               

Sulayman Hafez

For the Jordanian politician, see Suleiman Hafez Sulayman Hafez was an Egyptian lawyer and politician. Hafez drafted the abdication letter of King Farouk and negotiated his stepping down following the Egyptian Revolution of 1952. In early 1953, f ...

                                               

Sergey Stepanovich Lanskoy

Sergey Stepanovich Lanskoy was the Russian Minister of the Interior from 1855 to 1861, being inaugurated during a reform-minded era and dismissed after the Emancipation Reform of 1861. He is known for being close friends with Nikolay Milyutin, wh ...

                                               

Mbaye Ndiaye

Mbaye Ndiaye is a Senegalese politician who was Minister of the Interior from 4 April 2012 to 29 October 2012, then Minister of State without Portfolio. A old employee of Senelec and member of the Senegalese Democratic Party PDS, Ndiaye became Ma ...

                                               

List of former interior ministers of Ukraine

1946 - 1953 Tymofiy Strokach Vasiliy Averin November 28, 1918 - January 29, 1919 as the Temporary Workers-Peasants Government 1953 - 1956 Tymofiy Strokach Vsevolod Balytsky 1934 - 1937 Oleksandr Uspensky 1938 1982 - 1990 Ivan Hladush Ivan Serov 1 ...

                                               

Hysen Bey Vrioni

Hysen Bey Vrioni was the son of Aziz Pasha Vrioni, a member of the influential Vrioni family of south Albania. He studied law and worked as a clerk for the Ottoman Empire before the Albanian Declaration of Independence. Between others, he served ...

                                               

Gustavo Beliz

Gustavo Beliz is an Argentinian politician and expert in global governance. Beliz was born in Buenos Aires. He graduated at Law from University of Buenos Aires and then studied at London School of Economics. He served during the presidency of Car ...

                                               

Luis de la Fuente

Luis de la Fuente may refer to: Luis de la Fuente Castillo born 1961, Spanish footballer Luis de la Fuente Mexican footballer 1914–1972, Mexican footballer Luis de la Fuente bishop died 1566, Nicaraguan bishop Estadio Luis "Pirata" Fuente, Mexica ...

                                               

Minister for Infrastructure (Sweden)

The Minister for Infrastructure is a cabinet minister within the Swedish Government and appointed by the Prime Minister of Sweden. The office was formed in 1920 as Minister for Communications. The office was renamed to Minister for Infrastructure ...

                                               

List of female first ministers in Canada

A total of thirteen women have served as the first minister of a Canadian government. Of these, one was prime minister of the country, eight were premiers of a province and four were premiers of a territory. One is currently in office. Women have ...

                                               

List of female governors in the United States

As of January 2020, forty-four women have served or are serving as the governor of a U.S. state, three women have served or are serving as the governor of an unincorporated U.S. territory. Two women have served or are serving as mayors of the Dis ...

                                               

Eleonora Hostasch

Hostasch was born and raised in Vienna. She became a bank employee at BAWAG in 1962. From 1975 – 1994 she was chairperson of the BAWAG works council. She was active in the Chamber for Workers and Employees, notably becoming its president in 1994 ...

                                               

Beatrix Karl

Beatrix Karl is an Austrian academic and politician. A former member of the National Council, she served as Minister for Science and Research and as Minister of Justice in the first Faymann government.

                                               

Sophie Karmasin

Sophie Karmasin is an opinion researcher who was Minister for Families and Youth of Austria for four years. Karmasin was born in Vienna. Her parents were Helene and Fritz Karmasin, the latter was a son of Franz Karmasin; Matthias Karmasin is her ...

                                               

Helga Konrad

Konrad was born and grew up in Graz. She studied English and Romance philology at the University of Graz and in Paris, completing a doctorate in 1975. She worked for the Chamber for Workers and Employees and later the Steirische Kulturinitiative. ...

                                               

Elisabeth Sickl

Elisabeth Sickl is an Austrian retired politician. Sickl was born in Vienna, where she also went to school. She studied law at the University of Vienna, completing the doctorate in 1966. She got qualified as a teacher and taught at, and from 1989 ...

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