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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
2020-0001 Public Holidays (Majority Rule Day, 2020) (Opening of Shops) Notice, 2020 Tuesday, 07 January 2020
2020-0002 The Bahamas Registered Stock Directions 2020 Bahamas Registered Stock 2023, 2025, 2027, 2030, 2040 and 2050 Wednesday, 08 January 2020
2020-0012 Quarantine (Novel Coronavirus “2019-NCOV”) ORDER, 2020 Wednesday, 12 February 2020
2020-0013 Health Services (Infectious Disease) Order, 2020 Wednesday, 12 February 2020
2020-0014 Interception of Communication Act, 2018 (Appointed Day) Notice, 2020 Monday, 17 February 2020
2020-0020 Quarantine (Novel Coronavirus “2019-NCOV”) (NO.2) ORDER, 2020 Monday, 16 March 2020
2020-0026 Quarantine (Novel Coronavirus “2019-NCOV”) (No. 3) Order, 2020 Friday, 20 March 2020
2020-0060 Court of Appeal (Amendment) Rules, 2020 Monday, 04 May 2020
2020-0072 The Bahamas Registered Stock Directions 2020 Bahamas Registered Stocks (No. 3) 2021 Friday, 22 May 2020
2020-0094 Currency (Notes and Coins) (Amendment) Order, 2020 Monday, 15 June 2020
2020-0096 Automatic Exchange of Financial Account Information (Amendment) Regulations, 2020 Monday, 15 June 2020
2020-0098 Road Traffic (Issue of Identification Plates) (Fees) (No. 2) Order, 2020 Wednesday, 01 July 2020
2020-0100 Bahamas Electricity Corporation (Amendment) Regulations, 2020 Wednesday, 01 July 2020
2020-0106 Environmental Protection (Control of Plastic Pollution) Regulations, 2020 Wednesday, 08 July 2020
2020-0139 Central Bank of The Bahamas Act, 2020 (Appointed Day) Notice, 2020 Tuesday, 25 August 2020
2020-0140 Banks and Trust Companies Regulation Act, 2020 (Appointed Day) Notice, 2020 Tuesday, 25 August 2020
2020-0141 Protection of Depositors (Amendment) Act, 2020 (Appointed Day) Notice, 2020 Tuesday, 25 August 2020