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POLICE SERVICE ACT 2003

- Act 75 of 2003
- Royal Assent 15 December 2003

TABLE OF PROVISIONS

           Long Title

   PART 1 - Preliminary

   1.      1. Short title
   2.      2. Commencement
   3.      3. Interpretation

   PART 2 - Police Service Division 1 - Establishment of Police
   Service

   4.      4. Police Service
   5.      5. Order of seniority

           Division 2 - Appointments

   6.      6. Commissioner of Police
   7.      7. Responsibilities of Commissioner
   8.      8. Delegation
   9.      9. Deputy Commissioner
   10.     10. Assistant Commissioners
   11.     11. Commissioned police officers
   12.     12. Non-commissioned police officers
   13.     13. Special constables
   14.     14. Ancillary constables
   15.     15. Trainees and junior constables

           Division 3 - Promotions

   16.     16. Qualification and Accreditation Committee
   17.     17. Promotion Selection Committees
   18.     18. Promotion
   19.     19. Publication of intention to promote
   20.     20. Promotion taking effect
   21.     21. Promotion on merit
   22.     22. Division not to apply to special constables

           Division 4 - Secondments and transfers

   23.     23. Secondment
   24.     24. Transfer to and from Police Service
   25.     25. Transfer within Police Service
   26.     26. Division not to apply to special constables

           Division 5 - Resignations, retirements and terminations

   27.     27. Resignation
   28.     28. Retirement
   29.     29. Inability to perform duties
   30.     30. Termination or demotion of commissioned police officers
   31.     31. Termination or demotion of non-commissioned police officers
   31A.    31A. Police officer may make submission
   32.     32. Effective date of termination or demotion

           Division 6 - General provisions

   33.     33. Probation
   34.     34. Acting in higher rank
   35.     35. Duties of police officers
   36.     36. Oaths and affirmations
   37.     37. Reversion
   38.     38. Stand-down
   39.     39. Effect of stand-down
   40.     40. Suspension
   41.     41. Effect of suspension

   PART 3 - Conduct Division 1 - Code of conduct

   42.     42. Code of conduct
   43.     43. Actions in relation to breaches of code of conduct

           Division 2 - Complaints

   44.     44. Making complaints
   45.     45. Registration of complaints
   46.     46. Investigating complaints
   47.     47. Determination of complaints

           Division 3 - Integrity tests and financial statements

   48.     48. Integrity tests
   49.     49. Financial statements

           Division 4 - Alcohol and drugs

   50.     50. Testing for alcohol and drugs
   51.     51. Directions
   52.     52. Part applies to Commissioner

   PART 4 - Reviews Division 1 - Police Review Board

   53.     53. Establishment of Police Review Board
   54.     54. General functions and powers of Police Review Board

           Division 2 - Reviews relating to promotions

   55.     55. Application for review relating to promotion
   56.     56. Constitution of Police Review Board for review relating to
           promotion
   57.     57. Attendance at review relating to promotion
   58.     58. Determination relating to promotion to rank below inspector
   59.     59. Determination relating to promotion to rank of inspector

           Division 3 - Reviews relating to disciplinary matters, &c.

   60.     60. Application for review relating to disciplinary matters,
           &c.
   63.     63. 
   64.     64. 

           Division 4 - General provisions

   61.     61. Date, time and place of hearing of review
   62.     62. Constitution of Police Review Board for review relating to
           termination or demotion
   65.     65. 
   66.     66. 
   67.     67. 
   68.     68. 
   69.     69. 
   70.     70. Attendance by persons
   71.     71. Representation
   72.     72. Attendance by Commissioner
   73.     73. Remuneration and allowances
   74.     74. Documents
   75.     75. Conduct of review
   75A.    75A. Hearing of applications for review
   75B.    75B. Appeal from decision of Police Review Board on point of
           law
   75C.    75C. Provision and consideration of new material
   75D.    75D. Procedure on reviews
   76.     76. Proceedings closed to public

   PART 5 - Offences

   77.     77. Bribery
   78.     78. Impersonation
   79.     79. Failing to assist police officer
   80.     80. Names and addresses
   81.     81. False or misleading statements
   82.     82. Return of equipment

   PART 5A - Detector dogs

   82A.    82A. Interpretation of Part 5A
   82B.    82B. Use of detector dogs
   82C.    82C. Protection from liability
   82D.    82D. Offences

   PART 6 - Miscellaneous

   83.     83. Police powers
   84.     84. Protection from liability for police officers
   85.     85. 
   86.     86. Protection from liability for other persons
   87.     87. Liability for lost or damaged equipment
   88.     88. Application to trainees and junior constables
   89.     89. Industrial Relations Act 1984: application
   90.     90. Sale of goods
   91.     91. Additional leave
   92.     92. Powers and duties during leave
   93.     93. Police Manual
   94.     94. Police Gazette
   95.     95. Evidence of appointment or rank
   96.     96. Fee for services
   97.     97. Police Pipe Band
   98.     98. Regulations
   99.     99. Savings and transitional provisions
   100.    100. Administration of Act
   101.    101. Police Regulation Act 1898 repealed
           SCHEDULE 1
           SCHEDULE 2
           SCHEDULE 3

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