Municipal departments and bureaus are grouped in the four divisions.
First there is the office or cabinet of the prefect for the general police (la police gnrale), with bureaus for various objects, such as the safety of the president of the republic, the regulation and order of public ceremonies, theatres, amusements and entertainments, &c.; secondly, the judicial police (la police judiciaire), with numerous bureaus also, in constant communication with the courts of judicature; thirdly, the administrative police (la police administrative) including bureaus, which superintend navigation, public carriages, animals, public health, &c. Concurrently with these divisions there is the municipal police, which comprises all the agents in enforcing police regulations in the streets or public thoroughfares, acting under the orders of a chief (chef de la police municipale) with a central bureau.
A People's Palace dedicated to the work of the Salvation Army, and containing baths, gymnasium, a public hall, a library, sleeping-rooms, an employment bureau, free medical and legal bureaus, &c., was opened in 1906.
See Mittheilungen des statistischen Bureaus der Stadt Munchen (vols.
Later, as the state became more complicated, the term was extended over all the government bureaus.
Since the middle of the 19th century an attempt has been made to meet the problems arising from a rapid industrial and social development by creating bureaus or commissions to exercise a central control over local officials, corporations and even private individuals, and as most of the heads of these bureaus and the commissions are appointed by the governor the importance of that officer has increased.
Statistik (in 1861); Zeitschrift des Statistischen Bureaus, and Zeitschrift des Statistichen Bureaus des Konigreichs Sachsen.
The extent of direct state administration of public institutions an(l works is very limited, and most of the state bureaus have only a supervision over private enterprises, or over local administrative officers.
However, these bureaus are seldom well manned, because salaries and tenure of office are seldom such as to induce able men to offer themselves, while the places are often given as rewards for political service.
The department of agriculture includes the weather bureau, the bureau of animal industry and other bureaus which conduct investigations and experiments.
The department of commerce and labor controls the bureaus which deal with the mercantile marine, the lighthouse and lifesaving service, commercial statistics, immigration, and the coast and geodetic survey, and the census is also under its charge.
Several provinces have bureaus or departments of mines, also issuing reports.
The department of internal affairs consists of six bureaus: the land office, vital statistics, weather service, assessments, industrial statistics, and railroads, canals, telegraphs and telephones.
Since 1869 they continued to exist only as voluntary associations with no public duties; many had been dissolved, and this is said to have brought about bad results in the management of lodging-houses, the condition of apprentices, support during illness, and the maintenance of labor bureaus.
It seemed exceptional, for in addition to the usual reasons which justified the other belligerents in instituting official press bureaus and censors to control seditious utterances, the United States faced conditions unknown to them.
In 1881 he was chosen member for the tenth arrondissement of Paris, and in 1885 for the Bouches du Rhone, being re-elected in 1889, 1893 and 1898; and he was repeatedly chosen as " reporter " to the various bureaus.
Each department of state has a Japanese vice-minister, and a large proportion of Japanese officials were introduced into these departments as well as Japanese chiefs of the bureaus of police and customs.
Much land is too rough, too elevated or too arid ever to be made agriculturally available; but irrigation, and the work of the state and national agricultural bureaus in introducing new plants and promoting scientific farming, have accomplished much that once seemed impossible.
The libraries and scientific collections of the Federal government and its various bureaus and institutions afford exceptional research opportunities for students and investigators.
An army of clerks in the numerous bureaus, hundreds of patient government employes, the ronds de cuir, as they are contemptuously called, because they sit for choice on round leather cushions, are engaged constantly writing and filling in forms for hours and hours, day after day.
In Brussels as elsewhere the burgomaster is the head, but for executive purposes there is a chief commissary (subject, however, to the orders of the burgomaster), with assistant commissaries, and commissaries of divisions and other officers and central and other bureaus, with a body of agents (police constables) in each.
The department of public safety controls the bureaus of police, detectives, fire, health, electricity and building inspection; the department of public works controls bureaus of surveys, construction, highways and sewers, city property, water, assessment of water rents, parks, deed registry, bridges and light.
Justitiae), and other bureaus.
chambers of commerce or tourism bureaus may also include historic photos on their websites.
These 239 sub-districts, according to the bill, were to be grouped in 20 districts, 10 Czech, six German and four bilingual, in which provision was to be made for minorities throughout the whole land through official translation bureaus.
The libraries and scientific collections of the Federal government and its various bureaus and institutions afford exceptional opportunities for students and investigators (see Libraries: § United States).
For attractions, you can visit the various Visitors' Bureaus located in St. Cloud, Monticello, Minneapolish and St. Paul.
Though you will be better served contacting one of the three major bureaus for your score, you can also get it from a variety of online services.
You can contact the bureaus (all three) to put these in place.
Ordering such a report can make it very easy to compare the data and information from each of the three bureaus so you can identify whether one is reporting something different from the other.
You can only get one free copy from each of the three bureaus each year.
However, because of the differences in the lengths of time the alerts are effective for, each alert has different requirements in order for the bureaus to apply the alert.
Still others store televisions and stereo systems in armoires that match the bureaus and night tables in the bedroom.
Still other store televisions and stereo systems in armoires that match the bureaus and night tables in the bedroom.
Port guides, websites, and tourist bureaus are great information resources.
The American Kennel Club and the Council of Better Business Bureaus have teamed up to warn the public about a pattern of scams being perpetrated on people who purchase or adopt puppies online.
In addition to the statewide travel and tourism resources available on VisitNC.com, many cities and areas within the state have their own convention and visitors' bureaus or tourism commissions.
Land offices, pension boards, bureaus of vital statistics and licensing boards may have information for a genealogist.
Travel maps are available at travel agencies, tourist bureaus, and from retailers, such as bookstores and Rand McNally.
If you find inaccurate data, contact the bureaus for information on their dispute process.
Keep in mind that even with a 30-day response time required by law, simple errors may take months to correct and all three bureaus dealt with at the same time so negative data doesn't magically reappear.
Flood the bureaus with several depute letters and some bad stuff will temporarily disappear while information is being verified with a creditor.
But it isn't the job of the reporting bureaus to guarantee total accuracy, just that they make an attempt to do so.
Part of the game is that the bureaus figure that if you grow weary, you'll quit, which happens a lot.
In addition to the main studio in Manhattan, the Channel also has bureaus in a number of other cities, including Washington, D.C., London, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Chicago.
Pick up postcards on your own vacations or contact tourism bureaus to purchase in bulk.
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