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States of Jersey (Appointment Procedures) (Jersey) Law 2018

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States of Jersey (Appointment Procedures) (Jersey) Law 2018

A LAW to require a Minister, or a committee or panel or other body constituted by the Standing Orders of the States of Jersey, to follow certain procedures when exercising a power conferred by an enactment to make, approve, extend or terminate an appointment to an office; and to amend enactments

Commencement [see endnotes]

1        Interpretation

(1)     In this Law, “body” means a committee, panel or other body constituted by Standing Orders of the States of Jersey.

(2)     In this Law, a reference to terminating an appointment to an office includes a reference to cancelling or revoking the appointment or removing a person from the office, before the expiry of his or her term of office.

2        Procedure for appointments

Where this Article applies to an appointment to an office, an approval of such an appointment or an extension of such an appointment, the Minister or body proposing to make or approve the appointment or, as the case may be, to extend the appointment must, at least 2 weeks before making or approving the appointment or making the extension, present to the States a notice of the Minister’s or body’s intention to make or approve the appointment or make the extension.

3        Procedure for termination of appointments

Where this Article applies to the termination of an appointment to an office, the Minister or body who terminates the appointment must, not more than 2 weeks after doing so, present to the States a notice of the termination.

4        Regulations

(1)     The States may by Regulations amend Articles 2 and 3.

(2)     The States may by Regulations amend any enactment for the purposes of the further application of this Law, and in particular to make provision –

(a)     transferring to a Minister or body the power to make an appointment to any office established or continued by the enactment;

(b)     transferring to a Minister or body the power to terminate an appointment to any office established or continued by the enactment;

(c)     applying either or both of Articles 2 and 3 in relation to an office established or continued by the enactment; and

(d)     making any amendments that are ancillary or supplemental to any amendment made under sub-paragraph (a), (b) or (c).

5        Citation

This Law may be cited as the States of Jersey (Appointment Procedures) (Jersey) Law 2018.

 

 


Endnotes

Table of Legislation History

Legislation

Year and No

Commencement

◦Projet No
(where applicable)

States of Jersey (Appointment Procedures) (Jersey) Law 2018

L.13/2018

11 May 2018

P.97/2017

(re-issue)

◦Projets available at www.statesassembly.gov.je

Table of Renumbered Provisions

Original

Current

4

spent, omitted

5

4

6

5

Schedule

spent, omitted but see paragraph 12 in L.13/2018 which amends Westaway Trust (Jersey) Law 1930 L.3/1930

Table of Endnote References

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