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Name: Belize Constitution (Third Amendment) Act, 2001 (No. 2 of 2001).
Country: Belize
Subject(s): Constitutional law
Type of legislation: Constitution
Adopted on: 2001-02-23
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Acts, 2001-02-23, No. 2, pp. 131-153
ISN: BLZ-2001-C-59514
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Acts, 2001-02-23, No. 2, pp. 131-153
Abstract/Citation: Amends Chapter 4 of the Belize Constitution. Specifies circumstances under which members of the House belonging to a political party may be disqualified from membership; regulates composition of the Cabinet; increases penalty for persons who sit or vote as members of the National Assembly when they are unqualified to sit or vote; establishes a separate Judicial and Legal Services Commission for Magistrates and other Judicial and Legal Officers; establishes a separate Security Services Commission for the Police Department and the Belize Defence Force; modifies composition of the Public Services Commission; transfers jurisdiction over Heads of Departments of Government to the Public Services Commission, and provides for serveral related matters.
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