Proclamation for Declaration of State of Emergency (S.I. No. 39 of 2020).
Type of law
This Proclamation of the Governor General of Saint Lucia declares that a state of emergency exists for the purposes of Chapter 1 of the Constitution of Saint Lucia as a result of the occurrence of COVID-19. Section 17(1) of the Constitution of Saint Lucia empowers the Governor General to declare such emergency, whereas section 17(2) specified when such declaration may be taken.
Date of text
Government Gazette No. 10 of 23 March 2020.