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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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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.
"You know that I am anxious to have that commission of lady of honor, which I have been foolish enough to ask of you, and you do not use your credit."
I have given you a commission of lady of honor which you wished for; you will give me, presently, something I wish for."
So was it done in the Commission of Union, between England and Scotland; which was a grave and orderly assembly.
The committee also reviewed the Law and Justice Commission of Pakistan Ordinance 1979.
It is important to note here that the Commission of Inquiry on Enforced Disappearances, Islamabad during the month of December 2018 disposed of 59 cases and now total balance numbers of cases are 2155 upto Dec 31, 2018.
Talking to The Nation, senior lawyer and former law minister SM Zafar said Pakistan Commission of Inquiry Act, 1956, is a law under which commissions are made, adding the government has the power to form any commission under this law.
ISLAMABAD -- Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has adjourned till April 2 hearing of petitions seeking deseating of MQM defected parliamentarians and Deputy Mayor Karachi.
As the people of the country are very eagerly waiting with high interest, I wish to make a statement on the final report of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) into the Bond Issuance of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, which was appointed by me taking into considerations the opinion of the people regarding allegations of corrupt practices and misdeed during the period 2015 and 2016.

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