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Tuesday, June 25, 2013 - 08:59

2013 Constitution Day Message

Cayman Islands Constitutional Commission


On 4 July, 1959 the concept of constitutional development began in the Cayman Islands after Caymanian Assemblymen petitioned the United Kingdom resulting in the issuance of a Royal Order-in-Council. After several revisions, the major one in 1972, the Cayman Islands Constitution Order 2009 came into force on 6 November...

Friday, September 21, 2012 - 14:11

Our Informational Brochure is now online for your convenience.

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Wednesday, July 4, 2012 - 11:20

Constitution Day message videos from the Chairman, His Excellency the Governor, and the Honourable Premier, have been uploaded in our Media section.

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Chairman's Message


Tuesday, July 3, 2012 - 10:44

Constitution Day Message

Cayman Islands Constitutional Commission

As the principal law of the country, the importance of the Constitution Order and its impact on our daily lives cannot be understated. It is the foundation of our nation, the framework for our government, and an instrument of protection for our rights and freedoms.   For this reason the Constitutional Commission takes this opportunity to rem...

Wednesday, June 20, 2012 - 11:54

His Excellency the Governor Mr. Duncan Taylor, CBE is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jude Scott and Miss Sara Collins to the Constitutional Commission.  Mr. Scott has been appointed Chairman of the Constitutional Commission and Miss Collins as a member. Member Wil Pineau will continue to serve alongside the new appointees. 

This is the first time new appointments have been made to any of the constitutionally created commissions since the implem...