Commission of

REBELLION, COMMISSION OF. A commission of rebellion is the name of a writ issuing out of chancery to compel the defendant to appear. Vide Commission of Rebellion.

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It happened that the famous Commission of the 2nd of June had set on foot an inquiry into the irrigation of lands in the Zaraisky province, which fell under Alexey Alexandrovitch's department, and was a glaring example of fruitless expenditure and paper reforms.
acting in concert) decided on sending a commission of inquiry to Venice, 'for the purpose of obtaining further information.
There may possibly be something in the report of the commission of inquiry touching on Ferrari's disappearance.
The commission of inquiry was already at work; having begun its investigations on December 6.
So was it done in the Commission of Union, between England and Scotland; which was a grave and orderly assembly.
Pray, madam,' said Mr Dorrit, with a growing fancy upon him as he recovered his importance, that he was in some superior way in the Commission of the Peace; 'pray, madam, may I inquire, for the greater satisfaction of the gentleman whom I have the honour to-- ha--retain, or protect or let me say to--hum--know--to know--Was Monsieur Blandois here on business on the night indicated in this present sheet?
Though it is no cause of wonder, that a man whose strength and eyes have failed him as a hunter, should be seen nigh the haunts of the beaver, using a trap instead of a rifle, it is strange that one so young and prosperous, and bearing the commission of the Great Father, should be moving among the prairies, without even a camp-colourman to do his biddings
It is only matter of wonder to those who were acquainted with the vices of his early career, that his passions, when no longer controlled by reason, did not lead him to the commission of still more frightful deeds.
In the lawsuit, Manny Steinberg, 78, of West Hills, and Jack Brauns, 79, a retired surgeon living in Covina, accuse the commission of conspiring with Italian insurance giant Assicurazioni Generali to reduce the firm's potential payout to Holocaust victims from $1 billion to a mere $100 million.
MTNA will match--up to $500--toward a total commission of $1,000.
A brokerage agreement was entered into between the parties which provided that a commission of $18,000 will be payable to the broker as, if and when title actually closes and the deed is delivered to the purchaser.

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