House of Representatives


Annulment of Selection Process Order for Commissioner and Deputy Commissioner of Police

House of Representatives - 1st Session - 11th Republican Parliament

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 Commissioner of Police and Deputy Commissioner (Selection Process) Order, 2015 was published on December 16, 2015 by Legal Notice No. 218;

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

(By the Member for Chaguanas West)

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20 Jan 2016
House of Representatives Debate Day 1Hansard
17 speakersShow Speakers
1.Mr. Ganga Singh [Chaguanas West] [Opposition Member]
2.The Honourable Faris Al-Rawi [San Fernando West] [Attorney General]
3. Dr. Roodal Moonilal [Oropouche East] [Opposition Member]
4.The Honourable Colm Imbert [Diego Martin North/East] [Minister of Finance]
5. Dr. Bhoendradatt Tewarie [Caroni Central] [Opposition Member]
6.Mr. Prakash Ramadhar [St. Augustine] [Opposition Member]
7.Mr. Maxie Cuffie [La Horquetta/Talparo] [Minister of Communications]
8.Mrs. Vidia Gayadeen-Gopeesingh [Oropouche West] [Opposition Member]
9.The Honourable Stuart Young [Port-of-Spain North/St. Ann’s West] [Minister in the Ministry of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs]
10.Mr. Rodney Charles [Naparima] [Opposition Member]
11.The Honourable Maj. Gen. Edmund Dillon [Point Fortin] [Minister of National Security]
12.Mr. Barry Padarath [Princes Town] [Opposition Member]
13.The Honourable Dr. Keith Rowley [Diego Martin West] [Prime Minister]
14.The Honourable Kamla Persad-Bissessar SC [Siparia] [Leader of the Opposition]
15.The Honourable Fitzgerald Hinds [Laventille West] [Minister of Works and Transport]
16. Dr. Surujrattan Rambachan [Tabaquite] [Opposition Member]
17.Mr. Ganga Singh [Chaguanas West] [Opposition Member]