Officers will carry out inspection and control tasks; ensure the proper application of the law; implement control and monitoring procedures for operations.
About 78 officers from three departments of the Abu Dhabi government were granted judicial powers.
Bailiffs from the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED), Department of Municipalities and Transport (DMT) and Department of Culture and Tourism (DCT) can perform tasks related to administrative offences.
Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Judicial Department (ADJD), issued a decision to this effect on Sunday.
The judicial officers were sworn in before Ali Mohammed Alblooshi, Attorney General of Abu Dhabi.
Alblooshi said that the judicial officers will carry out inspection and control tasks; ensure the proper application of the law; implement control and monitoring procedures for operations; and contribute to the development of institutional performance.
Rashed Abdul Karim Al Balooshi, Undersecretary of ADDED, said the move will ensure a healthy business environment.
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