Lord Chancellor's Department

Lord Chancellor's Department
Lord Chancellor's De|part|ment, the
a British government department, headed by the Lord Chancellor, which is in charge of the legal system and the courts in England and Wales, and is responsible for choosing judges. There is a similar department in the US called the Department of Justice.

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать реферат

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Lord Chancellor's Department — The Lord Chancellor s Department was a United Kingdom government department with jurisdiction in England and Wales. It was founded in 1885 as the Lord Chancellor s Office, to give the Lord Chancellor a staff answerable to him. It increased… …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Chancellor — For other uses, see Lord Chancellor (disambiguation). Not to be confused with the Chancellor of the Exchequer. Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Chancellor — Sir Thomas Morus als Lordkanzler. (Hans Holbein der Jüngere, 1527) Der Hohe Lordkanzler von Großbritannien (The Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain) oder Lordkanzler ist einer der höchsten und wichtigsten Würdenträger in der Regierung des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lord Chancelier — Lord Grand Chancelier Lord High Chancellor Armoiries du gouvernement britannique …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Department of Justice — Department of Jus|tice, the a US government department which deals with the law. Its work includes writing laws, representing the government in a court of law, and doing criminal ↑investigations (=searching for information to solve crimes) . The… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Chancellor — This article is about the position in government. For other uses, see Chancellor (disambiguation). This series is part of the Politics series Executive branch Head of state Dictator Monarch President Government Head of g …   Wikipedia

  • Department for Constitutional Affairs — United Kingdom This article is part of the series: Politics and government of the United Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Department for Constitutional Affairs — the British government department responsible for the law and for people’s rights to be treated fairly and to elect their government freely. Its aims are to improve the justice system and the way the government of the country is organized, for… …   Universalium

  • Chancellor of the Exchequer — Arms of Her Majesty s Government Her Majesty s Treasury …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Canciller — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El Lord Canciller (en inglés: Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain , o Lord Chancellor ) es un funcionario importante del gobierno del Reino Unido. Ocupa el segundo puesto entre los Ministros de la Corona y es… …   Wikipedia Español

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”