Lord Commissioner

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Lord Chancellor - Legislative Functions
... The Lord Chancellor used to be the presiding officer of the House of Lords by right of prescription ... Reform Act 2005 removed this function, leaving the choice of a presiding officer to the House of Lords itself ... Ultimately, the Lords chose to elect a Lord Speaker, which title was already used in the Standing Orders ...
A Prophetic Romance
... by John McCoy, and published pseudonymously as the work of "The Lord Commissioner," the narrator of the tale ... a series of reports from a Martian government official, the Lord Commissioner ... The Lord Commissioner travels to Earth by spaceship he endures hallucinations due to the interplanetary "atmosphere." He lands at "Midland," the capital of ...
Lords Commissioners
... The Lords Commissioners are Privy Counsellors appointed by the Monarch of the United Kingdom to exercise, on his or her behalf, certain functions relating to Parliament which would otherwise require the monarch ... The Lords Commissioners are collectively known as the Royal Commission ... In current practice, the Lords Commissioners usually include the Lord Chancellor, the Archbishop of Canterbury (who is named but usually does not participate), the ...

Famous quotes containing the word lord:

    For the Lord thy God is a jealous God among you.
    Bible: Hebrew Deuteronomy, 6:15.

    The words are also found in Exodus 20:5, referring to the second commandment: “Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image ... for I the Lord thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me.”