blue ribbon commission


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an independent and exclusive commission of nonpartisan statesmen and experts formed to investigate some important governmental issue

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The blue ribbon commission is one way for the governor to put his chips in on what he thinks is the best growth area for the state.
That blue ribbon commission recommended a 2 5-cent fuel tax in five-year increments.
Distinguished Hispanic leaders who served on the Blue Ribbon Commission included the Honorable Cari M.
The 23-page “Los Angeles Child Protection Checkup” tracks the implementation of the 42 recommendations issued by the Los Angeles County Blue Ribbon Commission on Child Protection in April 2014.
That's also the conclusion of The Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future, charged by President Obama to find a new way to manage nuclear waste.
Moniz has served on a number of boards of directors and commissions, including the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (2009-Present), the Department of Defense Threat Reduction Advisory Committee (2010-Present), and the Blue Ribbon Commission on America's Nuclear Future (2010-2012).
The bill is intended to implement the eight recommendations of the Blue Ribbon Commission that Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu appointed to review the nation's nuclear waste program.
The original blue ribbon commission recommendations, announced Jan.
Now a blue ribbon commission appointed by President Obama has come up with some sensible recommendations for what is primarily a political problem.
Even as the administration's Blue Ribbon Commission on Americas Nuclear Future examines a range of policy options, one certainty is that we will be securely storing used nuclear fuel for an extended period of time.
This follows reviews by the office of the Drugs Controller General of India, a blue ribbon commission of scientists convened to assess Advaxis clinical protocol, and a chemical and microbiological assessment of ADXS11-001 by the Indian Central Vaccine Research Laboratory at Kasuli.
The committee did not consider any specific proposal because none had been developed by the administration, but testimony was taken from Gerald Parsky, chair of the governor's Blue Ribbon Commission on the 21st Century Economy.
The members also heard from Nino Amato, Executive Director of the Coalition of Wisconsin Aging Groups (CWAG), who invited members to participate in the Blue Ribbon Commission on Campaign for Better Care.
In January, a Blue Ribbon Commission Report on Municipal Credit Enhancement recommended to NLC and the National Association of Counties (NACo) that they investigate the feasibility of creating a new mutual credit enhancement company owned and operated by local governments.