11th REPUBLICAN PARLIAMENT: 5th SESSION

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3rd Session of the 11th Republican Parliament

Approve the Notification of nomination of Mr. Stephen Williams to the office of Commissioner of Police

WHEREAS section 123 (3) of the Constitution of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Chap. 1:01 ('the Act') provides that the Police Service Commission shall submit to the President a list of the names of the persons nominated for appointment to the office of Commissioner or Deputy Commissioner of Police;

AND WHEREAS section 123 (4) of the Act provides that the President shall issue a Notification in respect of each person nominated under subsection (3) and the Notification shall be subject to affirmative resolution of the House of Representatives;

AND WHEREAS the Police Service Commission has submitted to the President the name Mr. Stephen Williams as the person nominated for appointment to the office of Commissioner of Police;

AND WHEREAS the President has on the 12th day of July, 2018 issued a Notification in respect of the nomination;

AND WHEREAS it is expedient to approve the Notification:

BE IT RESOLVED that the Notification of the President of the nomination by the Police Service Commission of Mr. Stephen Williams to the office of Commissioner of Police be approved.

(By the Leader of the House)

First Debated: 20-Jul-2018
Speakers in the:
House of Representatives
20-Jul-2018 House Debate - Day 1
Hon. Dr. Keith Rowley, MP [Diego Martin West] [Prime Minister]
Mr. Rodney Charles, MP [Naparima] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Stuart Young, MP [Port-of-Spain North/St. Ann's West] [Minister of Communications, Minister in the Office of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister]
Dr. Tim Gopeesingh, MP [Caroni East] [Opposition Member]
Mr. Ganga Singh, MP [Chaguanas West] [Opposition Member]
Hon. Dr. Keith Rowley, MP [Diego Martin West] [Prime Minister]
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