Blog of the International Journal of Constitutional Law

Tag: Run-Off Election

  • An Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendment in Trinidad & Tobago?

    —Richard Albert, Boston College Law School Two days ago, the House of Representatives in Trinidad & Tobago passed the Constitution (Amendment) Bill, 2014 by a simple majority. The bill must still pass the Senate by a simple majority and receive presidential assent before becoming law, but neither step is expected to pose a threat to its eventual entrenchment in the Constitution.