Policy & Resources Committee and the Committee for Economic Development - P.2021/120
The States are asked to decide:-
Whether, after consideration of the Policy Letter entitled "The Investigation of Air Accidents and Incidents" dated 28th October 2021 they are of the opinion:-
1. to agree that the legislation which currently applies to the Bailiwick of Guernsey regarding the investigation of air accidents and incidents is updated, in particular to implement: (a) Annex 13 to the Chicago Convention as required; and (b) Regulation (EU) 996/2010 on the investigation and prevention of accidents and incidents in civil aviation.
2. to signify their agreement to the substance of the proposed Order in Council (set out in paragraphs 4.2 and 4.3 of this Policy Letter) for the purposes of Article 72A of the Reform (Guernsey) Law, 1948, as amended.
3. to direct the preparation of such legislation as may be necessary to give effect of the above decisions.
The above Propositions have been submitted to Her Majesty's Procureur for advice on any legal or constitutional implications in accordance with Rule 4(1)(c) of the Rules of Procedure of the States of Deliberation and their Committees.