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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
2021-0000 Parliamentary Elections Reprint 2021 Tuesday, 23 February 2021
2021-0001 Civil Aviation Act, 2021 Tuesday, 16 February 2021
2021-0002 Civil Aviation Authority Bahamas Act, 2021 Tuesday, 16 February 2021
2021-0003 Bahamas Air Navigation Services Authority Act, 2021 Tuesday, 16 February 2021
2021-0004 Biological Resources and Traditional Knowledge Act, 2021 Wednesday, 24 March 2021
2021-0005 Court of Appeal (Amendment) Act, 2021 Monday, 08 March 2021
2021-0006 Public Debt Management Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0007 Public Procurement Act, 2021 Wednesday, 01 September 2021
2021-0008 Public Finance Management Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0009 Statistics Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0010 Airport Authority (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 15 April 2021
2021-0013 Appropriation (Revenue Account Expenses) (2021/2022) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0014 Appropriation (Capital Development) (2021/2022) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0015 City of Nassau Revitalization (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0016 Family Islands Development Encouragement (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0017 Real Property Tax (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0018 Spirits and Beer Manufacture (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0019 Business License (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0020 Access to Affordable Homes (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0021 Provisional Employment Incentive Programme Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0022 Public Finance Management (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0023 Immigration (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0024 Tariff (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0025 Customs Management (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0026 Excise (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0027 Value Added Tax (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021
2021-0028 Tax Appeal Commission (Amendment) Act, 2021 Thursday, 01 July 2021