Legislative Bureau

Legislative Bureau

A division of the Japanese government consisting of career bureaucrats who assist members of the Diet in writing legislation.
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The much-anticipated, much-discussed baby boomer exodus appears to be in full swing at the Nevada legislative bureau.
The Cabinet Legislative Bureau was reluctant toward Japan's planned dispatch of Self-Defense Forces medical officers to Afghanistan as part of a U.
He said, "The Legislative Bureau at the Prime Ministry decided, upon a recommendation by the Department, to consider these websites a continuation to the work of the print media, therefore, the e-newspapers should be supervised by the Department.
When he joined the Thornburgh Administration, Panyard had been the state legislative bureau chief for The Philadelphia Bulletin, 1977-79, and editor of the monthly magazine Delaware Today, 1976.
At that time, the Cabinet Legislative Bureau warned that it could impinge the constitutionally guaranteed right to the ownership of assets.
The Environment Dispute Coordination Commission, the Economic Planning Agency, the Okinawa Development Agency, the Justice Ministry, the Cabinet Legislative Bureau, the National Personnel Authority, and the Financial Reconstruction Commission had no low-pollution vehicles.
Rex Frazier, chief of the legislative bureau at the Department of Insurance, said the law prohibits the state from adjusting rates until it gets between two to three year's worth of data on insurance payouts at various creditors.
She then went on to study law at Seton Hall Law School where she served as a member of the Seton Hall Legislative Bureau and graduated magna cum laude with a law degree in 1991.
The new committee is expected to include the minister of justice and head of the Legislative Bureau, on the government side, and head and rapporteur of the Parliamentary Legal Committee, on the legislature side.
Kumagai immediately called a meeting of Hata, Foreign Minister Koji Kakizawa, Toshio Oide, director general of the cabinet's Legislative Bureau, and top Foreign Ministry officials.
At that time, the Cabinet Legislative Bureau warned that such a cut could impinge the constitutionally guaranteed right to the ownership of assets.
Dan Dunmoyer, president of the Personal Insurance Federation of California (PIFC), announced today that Rex Frazier, former California Deputy Insurance Commissioner for Policy and Research and Chief of the Legislative Bureau, has joined PIFC as Vice President and General Counsel effective immediately.
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