Presiding Officer - P.2016/33
The States are asked:
To elect a sitting Member of the States as President of the States' Trading Supervisory Board to complete the unexpired term of office of the late Deputy D. B. Jones, that is to the 30th June 2020, in accordance with Rule 16 of The Rules of Procedure of the States of Deliberation and their Committees, as set out in Section 1 thereof.
1. This election will be held on the 21st September 2016 subject to the prior approval by the States of proposition P.2016/26 to the effect that Rule 37(3) of The Rules of Procedure of the States of Deliberation and their Committees be amended.
2. Pursuant to the Mandate of the States' Trading Supervisory Board, a President of the Board is elected on the recommendation of the Policy & Resources Committee and shall not be the President or a member of the Transport Licensing Authority.
3. Pursuant to paragraph 4 of Rule 16 of The Rules of Procedure of the States of Deliberation and their Committees the election will be conducted as follows:
a) The Presiding Officer will invite the President of the Policy & Resources Committee to propose a candidate. Another Member will second the nomination;
b) the President of the Policy & Resources Committee may then speak for not more than five minutes following which the candidate may speak for not more than ten minutes.)