POLICE SERVICE ACT - 1970 (ACT 350)

    Section - 6 - Acting Assignment.

    (1) Where a Police Service post is vacant or a police officer is absent from duty for any reason the Inspector-General of Police may assign a member of the Police Service to carry out the appropriate duties.

    (2) An assignment under this section shall cease to have effect-

    (a) on the filling of the vacancy or the return to duty of the officer, as the case may be; or

    (b) if some other person is assigned to carry out the said duties; or

    (c) if the assignment is revoked by the Inspector General of Police.