Foreign Intelligence Agency - The Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency
Foreign Intelligence Agency - The Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency
Foreign Intelligence Agency - The Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency

Foreign Intelligence Agency - The Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency

Status of the Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency

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Foreign Intelligence Agency - The Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency



The Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency is a central government administration organ. Directly subordinate to the Prime Minister, the Head acts with the assistance of the Foreign Intelligence Agency pursuant to the Act of 24 May 2002 on the Internal Security Agency and the Foreign Intelligence Agency. The activity of the Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency is subject to the control by the lower chamber of the Parliament of the Republic of Poland (the Sejm).

The Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency is appointed and dismissed by the Prime Minister, after consultation with the President of the Republic of Poland, the Committee for Special Services, and the Sejm Commission for Special Services. The candidate to the post of the Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency has to fulfill the requirements specified by the Act.

The deputy heads of the Foreign Intelligence Agency are appointed and dismissed by the Prime Minister, upon the motion of the Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency, after consultation with the Sejm Commission for Special Services.

The Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency may be dismissed only in the cases specified by the Act.

In case of the absence of the Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency, his functions are executed by the deputy head, appointed by the Head, acting upon the authorization granted to him by the Head.

Moreover, the Act permits the temporary entrustment of the duties of the Head of the Foreign Intelligence Agency.


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