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Principal and Amending Acts Passed in the Year
WARNING: The table below presents the initial release version [1] of each Legislation file only, and may not be the correct (current) version. All CURRENT Legislation is grouped under the LEGISLATION>LAWS menu.
Item No Short Title Date Commenced
2022-0001 The Bahamas Agriculture and Marine Science Institute Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0002 The National Honours (Amendment) Act, 2022 Thursday, 21 April 2022
2022-0003 The Proceeds of Crime (Amendment) Act, 2022 Thursday, 21 April 2022
2022-0004 The Anti-Terrorism (Amendment) Act, 2022 Thursday, 21 April 2022
2022-0005 The Register of Beneficial Ownership (Amendment) Act, 2022 Thursday, 21 April 2022
2022-0006 The Raymond Mackey (Pension) Act, 2022 Thursday, 21 April 2022
2022-0007 The Tellis Bethel Pension Act, 2022 Thursday, 21 April 2022
2022-0008 The Mary Mitchell (Pension) Act, 2022 Thursday, 21 April 2022
2022-0010 Digital Assets and Registered Exchanges (Amendment) Act,2022 Friday, 20 May 2022
2022-0011 Financial Transactions Reporting (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 06 May 2022
2022-0012 Juries (Amendment) Act,2022 Friday, 20 May 2022
2022-0013 Evidence(Amendment) Act,2022 Friday, 20 May 2022
2022-0014 Criminal Procedure Code (Amendment) Act,2022 Friday, 20 May 2022
2022-0015 Climate Change and Carbon Market Initiatives Act,2022 Friday, 20 May 2022
2022-0016 Appropriation (Revenue Account Expenses)(2022-2023) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0017 Appropriation (Capital Development)(2022-2023)Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0018 Supplementary Appropriation (Revenue Account Expenses)(2021-2022) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0019 Supplementary Appropriation (Capital Development)(2021-2022) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0020 City of Nassau Revitalization (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0021 Business Licence (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0022 Real Property Tax (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0023 Road Traffic (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0024 Spirits and Beer Manufacture (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0025 Stamp (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0026 Customs Management (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0027 Value Added Tax (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0028 Public Finance Management (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0029 Economic Empowerment Zones (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0030 Tariff (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0031 Excise (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0032 Gaming (Amendment) Act, 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022
2022-0033 Hotels (Amendment) Act , 2022 Friday, 01 July 2022