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Vanuatu - Legislation - Table of Acts by Year - 2006-2011

ACTS OF THE
VANUATU PARLIAMENT

(BY YEAR)


1980-1985  2006-2011
1986-1992 2012-2017
1993-1998 2018-       
1999-2005

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Table of Acts by Year - 2006-2011

 

2006    2007    2008    2009    2010    2011

ACTS 2006

Business Licence (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 24 April 2006
Commencement: 1 January 2006

No. 1

Import Duties (Consolidation) (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 25 April 2006
Commencement: 1 January 2006

No. 2

Export Duties (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 25 April 2006
Commencement: 1 January 2006

No. 3

Forced Labour Convention (Ratification) Act 2006

Assent: 24 April 2006
Commencement: 7 August 2006

No. 4

Abolition of Forced Labour Convention (Ratification) Act 2006

Assent: 24 April 2006
Commencement: 7 August 2006

No. 5

Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention (Ratification) 2006

Assent: 24 April 2006
Commencement: 7 August 2006

No. 6

Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention (Ratification) Act 2006

Assent: 24 April 2006
Commencement: 7 August 2006

No. 7

Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention (Ratification) Act 2006

Assent: 24 April 2006
Commencement: 7 August 2006

No. 8

Millennium Challenge Compact between the United State of America acting through The Millennium Challenge Corporation and The Government of the Republic of Vanuatu (Ratification) Act 2006

Assent: 13 April 2006
Commencement: 20 April 2006

No. 9

Correctional Services Act 2006

Assent: 17 July 2006
Commencement: 7 August 2006

No. 10

Prisons (Administration) (Repeal) Act 2006

Assent: 17 July 2006
Commencement: 28 August 2006

No. 11

Police (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 17 July 2006
Commencement: 28 August 2006

No. 12

Business Licence (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 17 July 2006
Commencement: 1 January 2006

No. 13

Criminal Procedure Code (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 17 July 2006

Commencement: 12 February 2007

No. 14

Judicial Services and Courts (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 17 January 2006
Commencement: 12 February 2007

No. 15

Suspension of Sentences (Repeal) Act 2006

Assent: 17 January 2006
Commencement: 12 February 2007

No. 16

Island Courts (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 17 January 2006
Commencement: 12 February 2007

No. 17

Financial Transaction and Reporting (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 17 July 2006
Commencement: 28 August 2006

No. 18

Export Duties (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 17 July 2006
Commencement: 2 October 2006

No. 19

Vanuatu Agriculture Development Bank Act 2006

Assent: 17 July 2006
Commencement: 11 September 2006

No. 20

Postal Services (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 17 July 2006
Commencement: 11 September 2006

No. 21

Road Traffic (Control) (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 17 July 2006
Commencement: 11 September 2006

No. 22

National Council of Chiefs Act 2006

Assent: 17 July 2006
Commencement: 11 September 2006

No. 23

Constitution (Fifth Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 30 November 2006
Commencement: 5 February 2007

No. 24

Penal Code (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 12 December 2006
Commencement: 1 March 2007

No. 25

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflicts (Ratification) Act 2006

Assent: 12 December 2006
Commencement: 5 February 2007

No. 26

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography (Ratification) Act 2006

Assent: 12 December 2006
Commencement: 5 February 2007

No. 27

Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) (Ratification) Act 2006

Assent: 12 December 2006
Commencement: 5 February 2007

No. 28

Island Courts (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 12 December 2006
Commencement: 5 February 2007

No. 29

Civil Aviation (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 12 December 2006
Commencement: 29 January 2007

No. 30

Constitution of the Asian-Pacific Postal Union (Ratification) Act 2006

Assent: 12 December 2006
Commencement: 29 January 2007

No. 31

Protocol Amending the Pacific Islands Civil Aviation Safety & Security Treaty (Ratification) Act 2006

Assent: 12 December 2006
Commencement: 29 January 2007

No. 32

Pacific Islands Air Services Agreement (PIASA) (Ratification) Act 2006

Assent: 12 December 2006
Commencement: 29 January 2007

No. 33

Telecommunication (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 30 November 2006
Commencement: 1 December 2006

No. 34

Land Leases (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 28 December 2006
Commencement: 1 January 2007

No. 35

Import Duties (Consolidation) (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 28 December 2006
Commencement: 1 January 2007

No. 36

Business Licence (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 28 December 2006
Commencement: 1 January 2006

No. 37

Excise Tax (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 28 December 2006
Commencement: 1 January 2007

No. 38

Value Added Tax (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 28 December 2006
Commencement: 22 January 2007

No. 39

Stamp Duties (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 28 December 2006
Commencement: 1 January 2007

No. 40

Road Traffic (Control) (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 28 December 2006
Commencement: 1 January 2007

No. 41

Appropriation 2007 Act 2006

Assent:
Commencement: 1 January 2007

No. 42

Supplementary Appropriation 2006 Act 2006

Assent: 28 December 2006
Commencement: 1 January 2006

No. 43

Parliament (Members' Expenses and Allowances) (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 28 December 2006
Commencement: 1 January 2007

No. 44

International Companies (Amendment) Act 2006

Assent: 28 December 2006
Commencement: 22 January 2007

No. 45

ACTS 2007

Vanuatu Agriculture College (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 31 May 2007
Commencement: 29 January 2007

No. 1

Stamp Duties (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 10 January 2007
Commencement: 14 January 2008

No. 2

Value Added Tax (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 10 July 2007
Commencement: 6 August 2007

No. 3
Vanuatu National Training Council (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 31 May 2007
Commencement: 18 July 2007
No. 4
Land Leases (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 10 July 2007
Commencement: 10 September 2007
No. 5
Vanuatu Investment Promotion (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 10/07/2007
Commencement:
23/03/2009
No. 6

Decentralization and Local Government Regions (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 31 May 2007
Commencement: 23 July 2007

No. 7
Vanuatu National Provident Fund (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 24 December 2007
Commencement: 1 January 2008
No. 8
Government Proceedings Act 2007
Assent: 14 January 2008
Commencement: 25 March 2008
No. 9
Aviation Security Act 2007
Assent: 24 December 2007
Commencement: 25 February 2008
No. 10
Utilities Regulatory Authority Act 2007
Assent: 14 January 2008
Commencement: 11 February 2008
No. 11
Multilateral Treaty on Fisheries Amendments (Ratification) Act 2007
Assent: 24 December 2007
Commencement: 25 February 2008
No. 12
Correctional Services (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 24 December 2007
Commencement: 18 February 2008
No. 13
Penal Code (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 24 December 2007
Commencement: 18 February 2008
No. 14
Telecommunications (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 6 December 2007
Commencement: 10 December 2007
No. 15
Waigani Convention (Ratification) Act 2007
Assent: 6 December 2007
Commencement: 10 December 2007
No. 16
E-Business (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 24 December 2007
Commencement: 11 February 2007
No. 17
The Agreement Establishing the Melanesian Spearhead Group (Ratification) Act 2007
Assent: 24 December 2007
Commencement: 15 May 2008
No. 18
Business License (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 24 December 2007
Commencement: 1 January 2008
No. 19
Customs (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 14 January 2008
Commencement: 11 February 2008
No. 20
Expenditure Review and Audit (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 14 January 2008
Commencement: 11 February 2008
No. 21
Vanuatu Maritime Authority (Repeal) Act 2007
Assent: 31 December 2007
Commencement: 1 January 2008
No. 22
Seasonal Employment Act 2007
Assent: 14 January 2008
Commencement: 4 February 2008
No. 23
Road Traffic (Control) (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 14 January 2008
Commencement: 11 February 2008
No. 24
Export Duties (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 14 January 2008
Commencement: 17 March 2008
No. 25
Appropriation (2008) Act 2007
Assent: 24 December 2007
Commencement: 1 January 2008
No. 26
Supplementary Appropriation (2007) Act 2007
Assent: 24 December 2007
Commencement: 1 January 2008
No. 27
Representation of the People (Amendment) Act 2007
Assent: 31 December 2007
Commencement: 1 January 2008
No. 28

ACTS 2008

Government Remuneration Tribunal (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 22 April 2008
Commencement: 12 May 2008
No. 1
Government (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 11 June 2008
Commencement: 7 July 2008
No. 2
Pacific Island Countries Trade Agreement (PICTA) Consolidated Amendments (Ratification) Act 2008
Assent: 11 June 2008
Commencement: 23 June 2008
No. 3
Public Finance and Economic Management (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 11 June 2008
Commencement: 23 June 2008
No. 4
Reserve Bank of Vanuatu (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 11 June 2008
Commencement: 23 June 2008
No. 5
Agreement Establishing the ACP-EU Partnership Agreement (Ratification) Act 2008
Assent: 22 April 2008
Commencement: 15 May 2008
No. 6
Maritime Search and Rescue Act 2008
Assent:
Commencement: Not yet commenced
No. 7
Public Prosecutor (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 11 June 2008
Commencement: 23 June 2008
No. 8
Vanuatu Agricultural and Technical Centre (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 11 June 2008
Commencement: 7 July 2008
No. 9
Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2008
Assent: 11June 2008
Commencement: 29 September 2008
No. 10
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (Ratification) Act 2008
Assent: 11 June 2008
Commencement: 23 June 2008
No. 11
Shipping (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 4 August 2008
No. 12
Maritime (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 12/06/2008
Commencement: 28/09/2009
No. 13
Registration of United Kingdom Patents (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 23 June 2008
No. 14
Registration of United Kingdom Trade Marks (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 7 July 2008
No. 15
Vanuatu Financial Services Commission (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 7 July 2008
No. 16
Personal Property Securities Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 7 July 2008
No. 17
Counter Terrorism and Transnational Organised Crime (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 7 July 2008
No. 18
Tobacco Control Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 16 February 2009
No. 19
Privately Financed Airport Infrastructure Projects Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 4 August 2008
No. 20
Preservation of Sites and Artifacts (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 12/06/2008
Commencement:
11/05/2009
No. 21
Foreign Service Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 29 September 2008
No. 22
Vanuatu Foreign Investment Promotion (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 29 September 2008
No. 23
Parliament (Members' Expenses and Allowances) (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 30 June 2008
No. 24
Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (Ratification) Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 23 June 2008
No. 25
Judicial Services and Court (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 30 June 2008
No. 26
Leaders (President, Prime Minister and Chairman of the National Council of Chiefs) Entitlement (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent: 12 June 2008
Commencement: 7 July 2008
No. 27
Family Protection Act 2008
Assent: 22 December 2008
Commencement: 2 March 2009
No. 28
Government (Amendment) Act No. 29 of 2008
Assent: 2 January 2009
Commencement: 23 February 2009
No. 29
Road Traffic (Control) (Amendment) Act No. 30 of 2008
Assent: 2 January 2009
Commencement: 23 February 2009
No. 30
Employment (Amendment) Act 2008
Assent:
Commencement: 26 October 2009
No. 31

ACTS 2009

Maritime (Amendment) Act 2009
Assent: 22 April 2009
Commencement: 6 October 2009

No. 1

Vanuatu Financial Services Commission (Amendment) Act 2009
Assent: 22 April 2009
Commencement: 18 May 2009

No. 2

Stamp Duties (Amendment) Act 2009
Assent: 22 April 2009
Commencement: 18 May 2009

No. 3
Parliament (Members' Expenses and Allowances) (Amendment) Act 2009 (not yet commenced)
Assent:
Commencement:
No. 4
Companies (Amendment) Act 2009
Assent: 22 April 2009
Commencement: 04 May 2009
No. 5
Bills of Sale (Amendment) Regulation Act 2009
Assent: 22 April 2009
Commencement: 04 May 2009
No. 6

Currency Declaration Act 2009
Assent: 14 August 2009
Commencement: 4 February 2013

No. 7
Government Contracts and Tenders (Amendment) Act 2009
Assent: 22 April 2009
Commencement: 04 May 2009
No. 8
Reserve Bank of Vanuatu (Amendment) Act 2009
Assent: 22 April 2009
Commencement: 04 May 2009
No. 9
Framework Agreement on the Provision of Concessional Loan between the Government of the Republic of Vanuatu and the Government of the People’s Republic of China (Ratification) Act 2009
Assent: 1 April 2009
Commencement: 20 April 2009
No. 10
E-Government Project Government Concessional Loan Agreement (Ratification) Act 2009
Assent: 1 April 2009
Commencement: 20 April 2009
No. 11
Public Finance and Economic Management (Amendment) Act 2009
Assent: 1 April 2009
Commencement: 01 January 2009
No. 12
Supplementary Appropriation (2008) Act 2009
Assent: 1 April 2009
Commencement: 01 January 2009
No. 13
Appropriation (2009) Act 2009
Assent: 1 April 2009
Commencement: 01 January 2009
No. 14
Public Finance and Economic Management (Amendment) Act 2009
Assent: 22 April 2009
Commencement: 18 May 2009
No. 15
Supplementary Appropriation (2009) Act 2009
Assent: 23 July 2009
Commencement: 27 July 2009
No. 16

 ACTS 2010
 

Interpretation (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 1
Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provision) Act 2010 No. 2
Vanuatu Law Society Act 2010 No. 3
Government Proceedings (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 4
Supplementary Appropriation (2010) Act 2010 No. 5
Maritime Zones Act 2010 No. 6
Vanuatu Commodities Marketing Board (Repeal) Act 2010 (not yet commenced) No. 7
Company and Trust Services Providers Act 2010 No. 8
Parliament (Administration) (Amendment) Act (not yet commenced) No. 9
Credit Unions (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 10
International Companies (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 11
Vanuatu Financial Services Commission (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 12
Electricity Supply (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 13
Convention Against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (Ratification) Act 2010 No. 14
United Nations Convention Against Corruption (Ratification) Act 2010 No. 15
Supplementary Appropriation (2010) Act 2010 No. 16
Immigration Act 2010 No. 17
Utilities Regulatory Authority (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 18
Vanuatu Chamber of Agriculture Act 2010 No. 19
1999 Beijing Amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (Ratification) Act 2010 No. 20
1997 Montreal Amendment to the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (Ratification) Act 2010 No. 21
Police (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 22
Municipalities (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 23
Decentralization (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 24
Employment (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 25
Minimum Wage and Minimum Wages Board (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 26
Ozone Layer Protection Act 2010 No. 27
Environmental Management and Conservation (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 28
Import Duties (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 29
Excise Tax (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 30
Statute Law (Miscellaneous) Provisions Act 2010 (not yet commenced) No. 31
Appropriation (2011) Act 2010 No. 32
Parliament (Members' Expenses and Allowances) (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 33
Business Licence (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 34
Reserve Bank of Vanuatu (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 35
Tax Information Exchange Agreement (Ratification) Act 2010 No. 36
Import of Goods (Control) (Amendment) Act 2010 No. 37

 ACTS 2011

Public Service (Amendment) Act 2011 No. 1
Customary Land Tribunal (Amendment) Act 2011 No. 2
Public Finance and Economic Management (Amendment) Act 2011 No. 3
Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (Ratification) Act 2011 No. 4
Import Duties (Consolidation) (Amendment) Act 2011 No. 5
Supplementary Appropriation (2011) Act 2011 No. 6
Family Protection (Amendment) Act 2011 No. 7
Government Remuneration Tribunal (Amendment) Act 2011 (not yet commenced) No. 8
Public Solicitor (Amendment) Act 2011 (not yet commenced) No. 9
Co-operative Societies (Amendment) Act 2011 No. 10
Excise (Amendment) Act 2011 No. 11
Import Duties (Consolidation) (Amendment) Act 2011 No. 12
Customs (Amendment) Act 2011 No. 13
Patents (Amendment) Act 2011 No. 14
Business Licence (Amendment) Act 2011 No. 15
Law Commission (Amendment) Act 2011 (not yet commenced) No. 16
Passports (Amendment) Act 2011 No. 17
Public Finance and Economic Management (Amendment) Act 2011 (not yet commenced) No. 18
Protocol on Vanuatu's Accession (Ratification) to the World Trade Organisation Act 2011 No. 19
Appropriation (2012) Act 2011 No. 20

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