CHAPTER 9
PRESIDENTIAL AFFAIRS ACT

[PRINCIPAL LEGISLATION]

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

   Section

Title

PART I
PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS

   1.   Short title.

   1A.   Interpretation.

PART II
PRESIDENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND AFFAIRS

   2.   Signification of Orders.

   3.   Advisory Committee on the Prerogative of Mercy.

   4.   Honours and awards.

PART III
LEGAL PROCEEDINGS

   5.   Civil proceedings in High Court only.

   6.   Civil proceedings in personal capacity.

   7.   Other civil proceedings.

   8.   Immunity from arrest and from process to compel appearance of President.

   9.   Service of process generally in State House and other official residence.

PART IV
THE HOUSEHOLD OF THE PRESIDENT, VICE-PRESIDENT AND THE PRIME MINISTER

   10.   Expenses of President's household.

   10A.   Expenses for the Vice-President's household.

   10B.   Expenses for Prime Minister's household.

   11.   [Amendment of R.L. Cap. 1.]

CHAPTER 9
THE PRESIDENTIAL AFFAIRS ACT

An Act to provide for certain matters relating to the functions and offices of the President, Vice-President and the Prime Minister.

[9th December, 1962]

C.A. Act No. 4 of 1962
R.L. Cap. 502
Acts Nos.
10 of 1980
26 of 1980
10 of 2001

PART I
PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS (ss 1-2)

1.   Short title

   This Act may be cited as the Presidential Affairs Act.

1A.   Interpretation

   In this Act unless the context requires otherwise–

   "President" means the President of the United Republic;

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