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Bahamas Subsidiary
Item No Short Title Date Commenced
1972-0106 Abaco Electric Company Limited Regulations Monday, 15 May 1972
1972-0110 Abaco Power and Light Company Limited Regulations Monday, 15 May 1972
1962-2348 Admiralty Jurisdiction (Bahama Islands) Order in Council 1962 Thursday, 25 October 1962
1931-0141 Agricultural Products (Fruit and Vegetable) Rules Wednesday, 22 July 1931
1987-0001 Agricultural Products (Jams) Order Monday, 05 January 1987
1993-0069 Agricultural Products (Pigeon Peas) Order Thursday, 21 October 1993
1938-0225 Agricultural Products (Tomatoes) Rules Monday, 15 August 1938
1963-0260 Air Navigation (Closure of Aerodromes) Regulations Saturday, 23 November 1963
1965-0054 Air Navigation (Customs Airports) Order Saturday, 28 April 1956
1963-0116 Air Navigation (Customs Sufferance Airports) Order Saturday, 25 May 1963
1965-0021 Air Navigation (General) Regulations Friday, 01 January 1965
1952-0153 Air Navigation (Investigation of Accidents) Regulations Friday, 01 August 1952
1950-0124 Air Navigation (Maintenance Engineers Licences) Regulations Sunday, 31 December 1950
1965-0120 Air Navigation (Miscellaneous Provisions) Regulations Saturday, 19 June 1965
1966-0069 Aircraft (Exemption from Seizure on Patent Claims) Order Wednesday, 09 March 1966
2009-0017 Airport Authority (Fees and Charges) Regulations, 2009 Monday, 26 January 2009
2007-0027 Airport Authority (Passenger Facility and Security Charge) Order Wednesday, 10 September 2008
2009-0020 Airports (Customs Duties and Excise Tax Exemption) Regulations Wednesday, 28 January 2009
1972-0114 Andros Transmission and Telephone Company Regulations Monday, 15 May 1972
2005-0092 Animal Contagious Disease (Prohibition on Importation of Live Birds and Poultry Products) Order Tuesday, 01 November 2005
1966-0059 Animal Contagious Diseases (Import Control) Regulations Thursday, 04 August 1966
2010-0128 Animal Contagious Diseases (Prohibition of Importation of Poultry) Order 2010 Monday, 08 November 2010
1976-0098 Animal Contagious Diseases (Prohibition of Imports) Order Thursday, 26 August 1976
2010-0125 Animal Contagious Diseases (Prohibition of Meat Imports) (Amendment) Order 2010 Friday, 29 October 2010
1984-0013 Animal Contagious Diseases (Prohibition of Meat Imports) Order Monday, 16 April 1984
2015-0025 Anti-Doping Rules 2015 Monday, 27 April 2015
1968-0009 Anti-Litter (Freeport) Rules Thursday, 25 January 1968
2012-0023 Antiquities Monuments and Museum (Underwater Cultural Heritage) Regulations 2012 Wednesday, 29 February 2012
1999-0038 Antiquities, Monuments and Museum Regulations, 1999 Friday, 02 July 1999
1955-0147 Appeals from Magistrates (Procedure) Rules Thursday, 22 September 1955
1924-0000 Application of Act Tuesday, 01 January 1924
1958-0192 Application of Act Wednesday, 01 January 1958
1957-0188 Application of the Act Saturday, 02 November 1957
1976-0047 Appointed Day — Self-Employed Persons Monday, 05 April 1976
1942-0008 Appointment of Competent Authority Saturday, 30 May 1942
1909-0000 Approved Authorities Friday, 01 January 1909
1971-0093 Approved Manufacturers Friday, 01 January 1971
1971-0034 Approved Products Friday, 01 January 1971
1931-0669 Arbitration (Foreign Awards) No. 2 Order 1931 Thursday, 23 July 1931
1966-0041 Arbitration (International Investment Disputes) Act, 1966 (Application to Colonies, etc.) Order, 1967 Monday, 20 February 1967
2008-0107 Archipelagic Waters and Maritime Jurisdiction (Archipelagic Baselines) Order Tuesday, 09 December 2008
2012-0024 Archipelagic Waters and Maritime Jurisdiction Exclusive Economic Zone and Territorial Seas Limits) Order 2012 Friday, 02 March 2012
1980-0079 Arthur’s Town, Cat Island, Notice Wednesday, 24 December 1980