DNA Bill expected next month in Jamaica

by jeeg 10. January 2013 22:57
THE revised draft of the DNA Bill should be among the first pieces of legislation ready for tabling when Parliament resumes next month.   A draft of the Bill was sent to the Ministry of National Security for review last month. Permanent secretary in the ministry Dr Ann-Marie Barnes c... [More]

Justice ministry working to meet December deadline for DNA legislation

by jeeg 16. December 2010 05:28
JUSTICE ministry officials are working feverishly to make the December deadline for the tabling of legislation to provide for the collection and use of DNA data as evidence. Prime Minister Bruce Golding, in a statement to the House of Representatives in 2008, had pitched the idea of introduci... [More]
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