11th REPUBLICAN PARLIAMENT: 4th SESSION

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1st Session of the 11th Republican Parliament

Annulment of Qualification and Selection Criteria Order for Commissioner and Deputy Commissioner of Police

WHEREAS it is provided by Section 123(2) of the Constitution that the Commissioner and Deputy Commissioner of Police be selected by criteria and procedure prescribed by the Order of the President subject to negative resolution in Parliament;

AND WHEREAS the Appointment of the Commissioner of Police and Deputy Commissioner (Qualification and Selection Criteria) Order, 2015 was published on December 16, 2015 by Legal Notice No. 219;

BE IT RESOLVED that the appointment of the Commissioner of Police and Deputy Commissioner of Police (Qualification and Selection Criteria) Order, 2015 be annulled.

(By the Member for Chaguanas West)

First Debated: 20-Jan-2016
Speakers in the:
House of Representatives
20-Jan-2016 House of Representatives Debate Day 1 | Hansard PDF icon (1,084.9 kb)
Mr. Ganga Singh, MP [Chaguanas West] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Faris Al-Rawi, MP [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
Ms. Ramona Ramdial, MP [Couva North] [Opposition Member]
Mr. Rushton Paray, MP [Mayaro] [Opposition Member]
Mr. Ganga Singh, MP [Chaguanas West] [Opposition Member]
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