Ja in allen Staaten: Kayangel, Ngarchelong, Ngaraard, Ngiwal, Melekeok, Ngchesar,
Airai, Aimeliik, Ngatpang, Ngaremlengui, Ngardmau, Koror, Peleliu, Angaur,
"Constitutional Proposal No. 2-260
To amend Article X, Section 2 of the Constitution.
RESOLVED, that the following be agreed upon as part of the Palau Constitution.
"The Supreme Court is a Court of Record consisting of an appellate division and
a trial division. The Supreme Court shall be composed of a Chief Justice and not
less than three (3) nor more than (6) Associate Justices, all
of whom shall be members of both divisions, All
appeals shall be heard by at least three justices. Matters before the trial
division may be heard by one justice. No justice may hear or decide an appeal
of a matter heard by him in the trial division."