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Subsidiary Made 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
2018-0003 Grand Bahama (Port Area) Investment Incentives (Extension of Time for Applications) Order, 2018 Tuesday, 04 July 2017
2018-0004 The Bahamas Registered Stock Directions, 2018 Bahamas Registered Stock 2021, 2023, 2025, 2028, and 2038 Monday, 05 February 2018
2018-0008 Planning and Subdivision Zoning (Golf Course Estates)(La Playa) Order, 2018 Wednesday, 07 March 2018
2018-0009 The Bahamas Registered Stock Directions, 2018 Bahamas Registered Stock 2019 Monday, 19 March 2018
2018-0010 The Bahamas Registered Stock Directions, 2018 Bahamas Registered Stock 2038 Monday, 19 March 2018
2018-0011 Industries Encouragement (Approved Product)(Oh! Natural Aromatherapy) Order, 2018 Friday, 23 March 2018
2018-0012 Industries Encouragement (Approved Manufacturer)(Oh! Natural Aromatherapy) Order, 2018 Friday, 23 March 2018
2018-0013 Judicial and Legal Service (Prescribed Public Offices) Act (Amendment to Schedule) Order, 2018 Saturday, 01 August 2015
2018-0014 Currency (Notes and Coins)(Amendment) Order, 2018 Tuesday, 03 April 2018
2018-0016 The Bahamas Registered Stock Directions, 2018 Bahamas Registered Stock 2019 Monday, 23 April 2018
2018-0022 Grand Bahama (Port Area) Investment Incentives (Extension of Time Application)(No.2) Order, 2018 Thursday, 05 July 2018
2018-0023 City of Nassau Revitalization (Extension of Time) Order, 2018 Wednesday, 30 May 2018
2018-0024 Family Islands Development Encouragement (Extension of Time) Order, 2018 Wednesday, 30 May 2018
2018-0025 Customs Management (Amendment) Regulations, 2018 Sunday, 01 July 2018
2018-0026 Business Licence (Amendment) Regulations, 2018 Sunday, 01 July 2018
2018-0027 Value Added Tax (Amendment) Regulations, 2018 Sunday, 01 July 2018
2018-0028 Immigration (Fees) (Amendment) Regulations, 2018 Sunday, 01 July 2018
2018-0029 Bahamas Nationality (Amendment) Regulations, 2018 Sunday, 01 July 2018
2018-0030 Police Force (Fees for Services)(Amendment) Regulations, 2018 Sunday, 01 July 2018
2018-0031 Tugs and Tenders (Fees)(Amendment) Order, 2018 Sunday, 01 July 2018
2018-0033 Gaming House Operator (Amendment) Regulations, 2018 Sunday, 01 July 2018
2018-0034 Price Control (General)(Amendment)(No.2) Regulations, 2018 Sunday, 01 July 2018
2018-0036 Financial Transactions Reporting (Wire Transfers) Regulations, 2018 Wednesday, 06 June 2018
2018-0038 Price Control (General)(Amendment)(No.3) Regulations, 2018 Thursday, 14 June 2018
2018-0041 Financial Transactions Reporting (Amendment) Regulations, 2018 Wednesday, 04 July 2018
2018-0042 Industries Encouragement (Approved Product)(Master Marine Shipyard LTD.) Order, 2016 Monday, 16 July 2018
2018-0043 Industries Encouragement (Approved Manufacturer)(Master Marine Shipyard LTD.) Order, 2016 Monday, 16 July 2018