ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

THE DEFENCE (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2015

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THE DEFENCE (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2015

ARRANGEMENT

Sections

1. Short title.

2. Amendment of the First Schedule

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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

THE DEFENCE (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2015

No. of 2015

AN ACT to amend the Defence Act, 2006 and for incidental and connected purposes.

ENACTED by the Parliament of Antigua and Barbuda as follows:

1. Short title

This Act may be cited as the Defence (Amendment) Act, 2015.

2. Amendment of the First Schedule

The Defence Act, 2006, No 10 of 2006, is amended .in the First Schedule as follows—

(a) by inserting in line one before the words “Governor-General” the words “Knight

Grand Cross of the Most Distinguished Order of St. Michael and St. George,”;

(b) by inserting in line twelve after the words “other rank as” the words “you may from

time to time hereafter be promoted or appointed and”

(c) by repealing in paragraph three, the words “Given at..” and substituting the words

“Given under my hand and the Broad Seal of Antigua and Barbuda at.....”

Passed by the House of Representatives on

the , 2015.

Passed by the Senate on the , 2015.

Speaker.

President.

Clerk to the House of Representatives.

Clerk to the Senate.

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EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM

This Bill seeks to amend the Defence Act.......................

Hon. Steadroy C.O. Benjamin

Attorney General and

Minister of Legal Affairs