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FYLKESMANNEN

English translation: The County Governor

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Norwegian term or phrase:FYLKESMANNEN
English translation:The County Governor
Entered by: Richard Lawson
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12:55 Nov 26, 2001
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
/ ADOPTION RECORDS OF MY MOTHER-IN-LAW
Norwegian term or phrase: FYLKESMANNEN
ADOPTION RECORDS
SHANNON LADOUCEUR
The County Governor
Explanation:
From the website of the Norw. government:

The County Governor (Fylkesmannen) - the State's representative in each county. The County Governor has important management and guidance duties in relation to the municipalities and shall monitor the municipal administration and municipal economy, among other things in accordance with the Municipalities Act. The County Governor is also a governmental sector authority in important areas such as environmental protection, agriculture, civil preparedness, caregiving services, and within the family sector. There are 18 County Governors, employing a a total of approximately 1,750 persons.

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Local time: 22:39
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5 +2The County Governor
Eivind Lilleskjaeret


  

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The County Governor


Explanation:
From the website of the Norw. government:

The County Governor (Fylkesmannen) - the State's representative in each county. The County Governor has important management and guidance duties in relation to the municipalities and shall monitor the municipal administration and municipal economy, among other things in accordance with the Municipalities Act. The County Governor is also a governmental sector authority in important areas such as environmental protection, agriculture, civil preparedness, caregiving services, and within the family sector. There are 18 County Governors, employing a a total of approximately 1,750 persons.




    Reference: http://odin.dep.no/odinarkiv/norsk/dep/aad/1999/eng/002005-9...
Eivind Lilleskjaeret
Local time: 22:39
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