Ministry of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs

In accordance with section 4 of the Act, the General Duty of the Law Reform Commission is to review the laws of The Bahamas with a view to modernizing their systematic drafting and reform. To this end, the Commission: To promote justice in the Commonwealth of The Bahamas by providing comprehensive and effective legal services to the Government. The Chief State Solicitor provides legal services to other government departments as well as to the public. Its main tasks are: 1. Focus on commercial and real estate issues and in these areas serve both. The firm offers a variety of legal services, which can be divided into four areas. The information contained on this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by the Attorney General`s offices and, while we strive to keep it current and accurate, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability of the Site. The Public Prosecutor`s Office is responsible for prosecuting all criminal cases brought before the Supreme Court and for ensuring general supervision of prosecutions. The Commission`s overall task in the area of legislative review is to prepare revised versions of existing laws with a view to repealing and eliminating all obsolete or archaic laws and laws of a temporary nature. In carrying out its audit tasks, the Commission is subject to the instructions of the Prosecutor General and the Minister of Legal Affairs.

The Public Prosecutor`s Office enjoys the autonomy of the Public Prosecutor`s Office. The Director of Public Prosecutions is constitutionally and legally responsible for initiating and closing prosecutions in The Bahamas. The Director of the Office of the Attorney General, established by the Constitution of Trinidad and Tobago, is the head of the Criminal Law Department. The creation of this post arose out of the need for a constitutional position. Annual Report 2010 Annual Report 2011 Annual Report 2012-2013 The Department of Vital Statistics oversees civil, basic and commercial registration in Trinidad and Tobago. We maintain the National Archives of Births, Adoptions, Marriages and Deaths from 1893; Register land registers and maintain a register of companies. Copyright © 2020 Chambers of the Attorney General. All rights reserved. The Legislative Drafting Section is primarily responsible for: – To be the principal bar associations of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas The services of the General Registration Department are accessible by appointment through our online booking system. The Commission was established by the Law Amendment Act, Cap.

3:03, with the mandate to prepare, publish and maintain a revised edition of the Laws of Trinidad and Tobago. It is the only body entrusted with this responsibility. In carrying out this mandate, the Commission welcomes the Office of the Prosecutor General and the Ministry of Legal Affairs, where we bring together all the departments and services of the Ministry under one roof. Sections 6 and 6A of the Act require the Commission: – The Chief Parliamentary Adviser heads the Bills Department, which plays a crucial role in the implementation of government policy. This involves developing technically sound legislation for client departments; advise the government. Attorney General`s Office and Ministry of Legal Affairs 2022 Government in the Sunshine Handbook, Attorney General`s Office. Statewide Council on Human Trafficking Annual Report 2021, Attorney General`s Office. 2020-2021 Annual Report of the Department of Victim Services and Criminal Justice Programs, Office of the Attorney General. Attorney General`s 2021 Annual Report, Attorney General`s Office. Florida Council Annual Report on the Social Status of Black Men and Boys, 2021, Office of the Attorney General. Results and Recommendations of the Provincial Task Force on Opioid Abuse, April 2020.Hate Crimes in Florida, January 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020, Office of the Attorney General, December 2021.Biennial Report of the Attorney General – State of Florida; January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2020, Office of the Attorney General, April 2021.Criminal Code Task Force Final Report, June 2020.

The Public Prosecutor`s Office plays a crucial role in the administration of justice by advising the State on all aspects of civil law, representing the State in constitutional and civil proceedings, assisting in drafting and. The Counter-Terrorism Department of the Attorney General`s Office and Legal Affairs was established in the fourth quarter of 2015. Its main task is to implement the powers conferred on the Attorney General by the Anti-terrorism Act (Cap. 12:07. The Intellectual Property Office was established on December 1, 1997 (Section 3 of the Patents Act 1996) and is located at 3rd Floor, Capital Plaza, 11 – 13 Frederick Street, Port of Spain, Trinidad. A department within the Ministry of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs.