Tag: Ministry of Legal Affairs

Public hearings in Guyana/Venezuela border controversy case continues at ICJ

Public hearings in Guyana/Venezuela border controversy case continues at ICJ

- November 18, 2022

The second round of the preliminary objections in the case concerning the Arbitral Award of October 3, 1899 (Guyana v. ... Read More

Lindeners urged to get involved in agriculture

Lindeners urged to get involved in agriculture

- November 18, 2022

- at info fair and town hall meeting Residents of Region 10 have been assured that the door is open ... Read More

19 appointed as Public Notaries

19 appointed as Public Notaries

- November 11, 2022

Nineteen persons from across the country were on Friday appointed to serve as public notaries in the presence of Chief ... Read More

Opposition actions violated Standing Orders of National Assembly – AG

Opposition actions violated Standing Orders of National Assembly – AG

- November 9, 2022

case challenging NRF Bill deferred to December 9 Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Mohabir Anil Nandlall, SC, said ... Read More

Challenge to NRF Act continues in High Court before Justice Singh

Challenge to NRF Act continues in High Court before Justice Singh

- November 8, 2022

- Norris Witter, Christopher Jones take stand The trial in the challenge to the Natural Resource Fund Act 2021 (NRF) ... Read More

Custodial sentences for 30 grammes or less of cannabis will be removed

Custodial sentences for 30 grammes or less of cannabis will be removed

- November 8, 2022

- as Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances Control (Amendment) Bill passed Amendments to the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Control ... Read More

More steps for minimising alcohol-related road accidents with passage of Intoxicating Liquor Licensing (Amendment) Bill

More steps for minimising alcohol-related road accidents with passage of Intoxicating Liquor Licensing (Amendment) Bill

- November 8, 2022

The government has taken a significant legislative step to minimise alcohol-related road accidents and fatalities through the passage of the ... Read More

Justice sector strengthened with passage of Restorative Justice Bill

Justice sector strengthened with passage of Restorative Justice Bill

- November 7, 2022

The National Assembly on Monday passed the Restorative Justice Bill of 2022 with no amendments, paving the way for the ... Read More

Defendant’s right to bail, amendments to conditions of bail in long-awaited Bail Bill

Defendant’s right to bail, amendments to conditions of bail in long-awaited Bail Bill

- November 7, 2022

The Ministry of Legal Affairs' long-awaited Bail Bill was on Monday passed in the National Assembly, and will see the ... Read More

Constitution Reform Commission Bill passed

Constitution Reform Commission Bill passed

- November 7, 2022

The APNU+AFC opposition on Monday left the dome of the Arthur Chung Conference Centre moments before the important debate of ... Read More

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