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Acts of Years 2017

Acts as passed by Parliament and Gazetted for year 2017
Sixth National Assembly
First Session
Acts
Date Introduced
Date Passed
Date Assented
Date Gazetted
Date in force
Act No 01 The Land Drainage Authority Act 2017 28-March 25-April 28-April 29-April
01 June 18
Act No 02 The Mauritius Institute of Education (Amendment) Act 2017 04-April 25-April 28-April 29-April
16-Apr 18
Act No 03 The Shooting & Fishing Leases (Amendment) Act 2017 04-April 09-May 12-May 13-May
13-May
Act No 04 The Business Facilitation (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2017 25-April 16-May 19-May 20-May

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Act No 05 The Supplementary Appropriation (2015-2016) Act 2017 25-April 12-June 16-June 17-June

17-June

Act No 06 The Appropriation (2017-2018) Act 2017 08-June 30-June 30-June 30-June

30-June

Act No 07 The Extradition Act 2017 16-May 04-July 07-July 08-July

03-May 2018

Act No 08 The Outer Islands Development Corporation (Amendment) Act 2017 30-June 04-July 07-July 08-July

08-July

Act No 09 The Allied Health Professionals Council Act 2017 04-July 11-July 14-July 15-July
01-Sept
Act No 10 The Finance (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2017 11-July 19-July 24-July 24-July
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 Act No 11  The Economic Development Board Act 2017 19-July 19-July 27-July 27-July ****
 Act No 12  The National Employment Act 2017 24-Oct 31-Oct 10-Nov 11-Nov *
 Act No 13  The Copyright (Amendment) Act 2017 31-Oct 14-Nov 23-Nov 23-Nov 08-Mar 18
 Act No 14  The Code de Commerce (Amendment) Act 2017 07-Nov 14-Nov 23-Nov 23-Nov 16-Dec
 Act No 15  The Equal Opportunities (Amendment) Act 2017 14-Nov 21-Nov 23-Nov 23-Nov 23-Nov
 Act No 16  The Small & Medium Enterprises  Act 2017 07-Nov 18-Nov 05-Dec 07-Dec 18-Jan18
 Act No 17 The Mauritius Institute of Health (Amendment) Act 2017 21-Nov 05-Dec 14-Dec 14-Dec 22-Jan18
 Act No 18 The Bus Industry Employees Welfare (Amendment) Act 2017 28-Nov 05-Dec 14-Dec 14-Dec 01-Mar 18
 Act No 19 The Additional Remuneration & Other Allowances (2018) Act 05-Dec 08-Dec 22-Dec 23-Dec 01-Jan18
 Act No 20 The Data Protection Act 2017 05-Dec 08-Dec 22-Dec 23-Dec 15-Jan18
 Act No 21 The National Flag (Amendment) Act 2017 12-Dec 15-Dec 22-Dec 23-Dec 23-Dec
 Act No 22 The LandLord & Tenant (Amendment) Act 2017 15-Dec 15-Dec 22-Dec 23-Dec 23-Dec
 Act No 23 The Higher Education Act 2017 05-Dec 12-Dec 26-Dec 28-Dec by proclamation
* Denotes that the Act will come into operation on a date to be fixed by Proclamation
** 20 May 2017 except for sections 5, 8,9,17,20 and 21  on 01 Jan 2018 and section 26 (a) and (b)  which are deemed to have come into effect on 01 Dec 2016;
 
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24-July (except for certain sections - refer to sect 61 of Act) ; Sect 14 on 21 August 2017;

"on 06 October 2017 - section 23(a), (d), (e), (h), (l) to (u), (v) insofar as it relates to the new section 108C, (w) to (z), (zb), (zd) & (ze)";  and

 "section 23(f) & (g) shall come into operation on 01 Jan 2018"

"section 23(b) & (k) has come into operation on 12 Apr 2018"

**** Sections 1, 2 ,3, 4, 5(1)(a) to (e), 6 to 12, 28, 30 to 34 and 36 to 40  have come into operation on 7 August 2017; Sections 5(1)(f) to (I), 5(2), 13 to 27,29, 35, 41 to 43 - 15 Jan 2018
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