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The Cayman Bar Association regarding the 2009 draft Constitution.

 
Branches of Government: Existing and Proposed

 


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New Offices and Commissions

 


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The Draft Constitution: Responsibility-Sharing and Greater Accountability, or the Road to Independence

 



  • Final Draft Constitution
    This is a consolidated version which also includes the draft entrustment letter from FCO, draft letter on Orders-in-Council from FCO and draft letter on Future Constitutional Change
  • Summary of Proposals
    The release of the Summary of Proposals and the Explanatory Notes signals the start of the public consultation phase (Phase Two) of the Constitutional Modernisation Initiative (CMI).
  • Why is a Bill of Rights Important?
    Transcript of Professor Jeffrey Jowell’s, QC lecture at the Human Rights Round Table Discussion held on 15 November 2007 at the University College of the Cayman Islands Multi-Purpose Hall.
  • Cayman's Constitution
    This is an informal consolidation of the Cayman Islands Constitution for guidance purposes only. It takes into account all the Statutory Instruments amending the Constitution, including UKSI 1984/126, UKSI 1987/2199, UKSI 1992/226, UKSI 1993/3143, UKSI 2003/1515, UKSI 2004/2673 and UKSI 2004/2029.



 
Cayman Islands (Constitution) Order 1972
The Informal Consolidation of the Cayman Islands Constitution. This is our current Constitution.

 
Cayman Islands (Constitution) (Amendment) Order 1992
Amended 1992.

 
Cayman Islands (Constitution) (Amendment) Order 1993
Amended 1993.

 
Cayman Islands (Constitution) (Amendment) Order 2003
Amended 2003

 
Cayman Islands (Constitution) (Amendment) Order 2004
Amended 2004

Revised Proposals 
Revised Proposals
Revised Proposals for Constitutional Modernisation

The Way Forward Pt 1 
Leader Of Government Business Statement
Constitutional Modernisation - The Way Forward

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The Referendum (Constitutional Modernisation) Bill, 2008

Seventeenth Report of Session 2007–08 
Seventeenth Report of Session 2007–08
Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Managing Risk in the Overseas Territories

Managing risk in the Overseas Territories 
Managing risk in the Overseas Territories
Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

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Seventh Report of the Foreign Affairs Committee Session 2007-08
Overseas Territories

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Overseas Territories
Seventh Report of Session 2007–08

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LOGBstatementCabinetPressBriefingOct32008 
Remarks by the LoGB The Honourable D. Kurt Tibbetts, JP., MLA
Cabinet Press Briefing. Friday, October 3, 2008

DraftConstitionDocuments 
Final Draft Constitution
This is a consolidated version which also includes the draft entrustment letter from FCO, draft letter on Orders-in-Council from FCO and draft letter on Future Constitutional Change

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2009DraftConstitutionExplanatoryGuide 
2009 Draft Constitution Explanatory Guide
The guide will help you understand the differences between the current Constitution and the proposed constitution.

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