SMOS

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AcronymDefinition
SMOSSimple Matter of Software
SMOSSoil Moisture and Ocean Salinity Mission (European Space Agency Earth Explorer Mission)
SMOSSpecial Minister of State (Australia; est. 1972)
SMOSSurface Meteorological Observing Station (US Department of Energy)
SMOSSurface Meteorological Observation System
SMOSSecondary Military Occupational Specialty
SMOSSummary of Meteorological Observations, Surface
SMOSSingapore Mathematical Olympiad Senior (Singapore)
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Special Minister of State Gavin Jennings joined workers in Frankston at the new Orange Door hub which is giving women, children and families access to the services they need to be safe and supported.
Despite the electoral matters committee's bipartisan push for a referendum to reform or repeal section 44 of the constitution, the special minister of state, Mathias Cormann, confirmed the government is "not inclined to pursue a referendum".
Gavin Jennings, the special minister of state, one of the people who led the debate in favor of the bill in the chamber, initially accused the opposing member of deliberately filibustering by asking the same questions over and over again even though clarifications had been provided on more than one occasion.
Gary Gray, the Special Minister of State, admitted that losing three ministers on one day was "tough" but they would be replaced.
The Special Minister of State's Department provided the number of lobbyists and clients registered each year, 1984-87; the Administrative Services Department provided only the number of lobbyists and then, after 1990 ceased, to provide any figures at all.
Special Minister of State Susan Ryan indicated that the government saw problems with the legislative approach and believed that these had been highlighted by the Victoria legislation.
Quotes attributable to Special Minister of State Gavin Jennings
Special Minister of State Michael Ronaldson told Carr, in response to a question on notice, that two employees of the Department of Industry were involuntarily made redundant, while 140 left the agencies on their own volition as of end of March 2014.
Acting Minister for the Prevention of Family Violence Jill Hennessy and Special Minister of State Gavin Jennings called for submissions for the first-of-its-kind Aboriginal fund to prevent the cycle of family violence.
Special Minister of State Gavin Jennings, has announced that forty community groups will share in $350,000 worth of local history grants.
Minister for Health Jill Hennessy and Special Minister of State Gavin Jennings announced the Victorian Budget 2018/19 will include $124 million to roll out cutting-edge electronic medical records (EMR) across the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne Health and Royal Womens Hospital.
Mr Minchin was Senator for South Australia from 1993-2011 and Minister of Finance and Special Minister of State in the Howard Government.
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