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PREFECT, French law. A chief officer invested with the superintendence of the administration of the laws in each department. Merl. Repert. h.t.

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Las prefecturas del porfiriato en Michoacan, supo acercarse y valorar muchas de las apariencias y trasfondos que envolvieron en Michoacan al sistema prefectoral, mas alla de las superficialidades que muestra la mera legislacion local; y no conforme con ello, hace aportaciones a la comprension del contexto nacional en que se inserto dicho sistema.
Drawing largely on published memoirs, select prefectoral reports, and the series of interviews she conducted with ordinary people (chiefly very elderly women, of course), she evokes something of the emotional turmoil, multiple motivations, class divisions, and immense material disparities characterizing the millions on the move south and west when the structure of normal French life seemed suddenly to have vanished once and for all.
On the second day of the insurrection, when a volunteer was sought to carry a prefectoral proclamation to the silkweavers' headquarters at the top of the Croix-Rousse hill, Monfalcon accepted the mission.
They head the prefectoral services, which are organised to mirror the various areas of central government policy.
52) Archivo departamental Yvelines, 7 M 365, autorizacion prefectoral del 14 de agosto de 1854.
The regional committees, introduced in legislation in late 2003, are to have seven members, being a member of the regional administration, the employment inspectorate, the Union of Prefectoral Local Authorities, the OAED, employers and employee representatives and an agricultural union representative.
A prefectoral circular of 3 October 1919 emanating originally from the Ministry of the Interior recommended to all local mayors and administrators that memorials be erected in the cemetery and bear the dedication 'A la memoire des enfants de la commune de .
The grands corps are those considered to be the most prestigious ministries in the French Higher Civil Service such as the Conseil d'Etat (Council of State), Cour des Comptes (Court of Accounts), Inspection des Finances (Finance Ministry), and, to a lesser degree, the Corps Prefectoral (Local Government Ministry), and Corps Diplomatique (Diplomatic Ministry).
Elles sont delimitees par arrete prefectoral pris sur proposition ou apres accord du conseil municipal des communes interessees, apres avis de la Chambre d'agriculture, de l'Institut national des appellations d'origine dans les zones d'AOC et de la Commission departementale d'orientation de l'agriculture et apres enquete publique [?
After earning a law degree at Montpellier, he joined the high-powered provincial administrators, the Corps prefectoral, and became the youngest sub-prefect and then the youngest prefect in France.
Detruit lors du tremblement de terre de 1996, il fut remplace par un edifice fort different, le Centre des Echanges Culturels Mondiaux (Shijie Wenhua Jiaoliu Zhongxin), construit par le gouvernement prefectoral au cout de 40 millions de RMB.
Analysis of the rate of return indicates that it is positively related to prefectoral income, but that investment is higher in low return areas (Figure 37).