Citizen advocacy against The IMMIGRATION (BIOMETRICS) REGULATIONS 2015 are NULL, VOID and Un-Constitutional led by David Comissiong and other parties has met with some success. The Acting Chief Immigration Officer Wayne Marshall declared last week that the rollout of the fingerprinting project has been deferred to allow for certain legal clarifications to be done.
In reaction to a response from the Prime Minister’s Office David Comissiong has signalled his intention to pursue Court action to prevent the Immigration Department from requesting biometric data as the leave and enter Barbados.
See the following documents which are of public interest that were shared by David Comissiong.
- Letter from Permanent Secretary Timothy Maynard in response to David Comissiong
- Response to Permanent Secretary by David Comissiong
- Letter to Attorney General from David Comissiong