Minister Mark Pettingill *File photo
Minister Mark Pettingill *File photo

The Hon. Mark Pettingill J.P., M.P., Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs today said that, having  considered submissions from various groups and following extensive consultation on amendments to the Human Rights Act, he has decided to withdraw clause 6 from the Human Rights Amendment Bill that was tabled in the House of Assembly on May 17th, 2013.

The Bill is expected to be debated in the House on June 14th, 2013.