Order Suspending Councilor from the Ravne-Brcko Municipal Council

In accordance with the authority vested in me under the Arbitral Award of February 14, 1997, and the Supplemental Award of March 15, 1998 (specifically, Paragraph 24); bearing in mind Federation Minister of Justice Mate Tadicąs letter of October 5, 1998, and my Order on Ravne Brcko of November 11, 1998, and in light of the illegitimately-constituted Municipal Council meeting held on December 1, in direct defiance of my Order of November 11, I hereby declare all decisions of the December 1 meeting null and void. I further suspend from office Mr. Franjo Cancarevic, Councilor of the Ravne-Brcko Municipal Council, and bar him from all elected or administrative positions in the pre-war Brcko Opstina for a period of twelve (12) months from the date of this Order.

Robert W. Farrand
Supervisor of Brcko
Deputy High Representative
December 3, 1998

Posted in Supervisory orders


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