Amendments To The Law "on The Police"

Original Language Title: Grozījumi likumā "Par policiju"

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The Saeima has adopted and the President promulgated the following laws: the amendments to the law "on police" make law "on police" (Republic of Latvia Supreme Council and Government Informant, 1991, 31/; 1992, 37./; The Saeima of the Republic of Latvia and the Cabinet of Ministers rapporteur, 1994, no. 13, 23; in 1995, 2., no. 24; 1996, no. 13; in 1997, 2., 8., no. 23; in 1999, 12, no. 23; 2000, No 14; 2001, No 21; in 2002, 2., 4., 16., no. 22; 2003, 2., 8., no. 14; 2004, no. 13; in 2005, 2., no., 10., 22; 2006, nr. 14, 20; 2008, No 14; 2009, no. 3; Latvian journal 2010, 157, 183. No.) the following amendments: 1. in article 10: make the first part of paragraph 2 as follows: "2) register submissions and information on criminal offences and other offences, on events that endanger a person or public security, and for the persons involved in them, in a timely manner to respond to the information provided, as well as put the competent officials and authorities received information about a person or public security threatening events (accidents, fires, natural disasters, misfortunes and others);";
make the first part of paragraph 9 by the following: "9) implement the Cabinet defined object and critical infrastructure physical security measures;"
to supplement the article with the fourth paragraph as follows: "Cabinet of Ministers shall lay down the first part of the application referred to in paragraph 2 and the arrangements for recording information, the amount and terms of storage, as well as the response time if you get information on crime, delinquency and other events that threaten the safety of individuals or the public."
2. Add to the first paragraph of article 12 with 20.2 points as follows: "202) to make the supervision and control of the carriage;".
3. To make article 13, fifth subparagraph by the following: "entering the personal or guard convoy as well before the person's insertion of a temporary holding space, a dedicated vehicle or temporarily confined in temporary holding a person of the same sex searches through the police officer and the person checked at the existing gear to remove objects which can be used to attack police officers, or that may cause injury to other people or myself."
The law in the Parliament adopted 21 July 2011.
The President a. Smith in Riga august 3, 2011 in