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The People's Laws 1983

It is unclear in research just how many People's Laws were enacted in 1983; possibly more than the 30 laws below. Some indicators show that there was a People's Law, possibly No. #198, a [Draft] Praedial Larceny Law. Please kindly inform at CONTACT


People's Law Number 1 of 1983

STAMP (AMENDMENT) LAW


People's Law Number 2 of 1983

CONSUMPTION DUTIES (AMENDMENT) LAW


People's Law Number 3 of 1983

INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT LEVY (AMENDMENT) LAW


People's Law Number 4 of 1983

EDUCATION (AMENDMENT) LAW


People's Law Number 5 of 1983

INCOME TAX (AMENDMENT) LAW


People's Law Number 6 of 1983

REGISTRATION OF EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES LAW


People's Law Number 7 of 1983

LAND DEVELOPMENT (CONTROL)(AMENDMENT) LAW


People's Law Number 8 of 1983

CHRISTIAN SCIENCE SOCIETY OF ST. GEORGE'S GRENADA INCORPORATION LAW


People's Law Number 9 of 1983

RENT RESTRICTION (AMENDMENT) LAW


People's Law Number 10 of 1983

GRENADA BANK OF COMMERCE LIMITED (VESTING OF UNDERTAKING) LAW


People's Law Number 11 of 1983

CONSUMPTION DUTIES (AMENDMENT NO. 2) LAW


People's Law Number 12 of 1983

CONSUMPTION DUTIES (AMENDMENT NO. 3) LAW


People's Law Number 13 of 1983

INVESTMENT CODE INCENTIVES LAW


People's Law Number 14 of 1983

NATIONAL INSURANCE LAW


People's Law Number 15 of 1983

PENSIONS (INCREASE) LAW


People's Law Number 16 of 1983

ALIENS LAND-HOLDING REGULATION (AMENDMENT) LAW

A LAW to amend the Aliens (Land-Holding Regulation) Ordinance.

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In the exercise of the powers bested in the People's Revolutionary Government by People's Law No. 2 (Establishment of People's Revolutionary Government) and in exercise of the powers vested in the Prime Minister by People's Law No. 10. (Declaration and Effect of Laws) it is hereby ORDERED and PROCLAIMED as follows:

1---This Law may be cited as the

ALIENS (LAND-HOLDING REGULATION)

(AMENDMENT) LAW 1983.

2---Section 19 of the Aliens (Land-Holding Regulation) Ordinance (which was inserted by Act 6 of 1972 and amended by Act 31 of 1972 and by People's Law No. 98 of 1979) is further amended by inserting after subsection (2) the following subsection:

"(3) The Prime Minister may upon application remit in whole or in part any fee or charge imposed under this section if he is satisfied that it is just and equitable so to do.".

Dated this              day of May, 1983.

PRIME MINISTER


People's Law Number 17 of 1983

INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT LEVY5 (AMENDMENT) LAW

This amendment to the International Airport Levy Law, People's Law Number 10 of 1982, raises the tax percentage from 2 cents to be paid on the cost in freight [CIF] value of most imported goods.


People's Law Number 18 of 1983

MOTOR VEHICLES AND ROAD TRAFFIC (AMENDMENT) LAW

This amendment to the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Law, People's Law Number 9 of 1981, raises the purchase tax from 30% to 40% on the retail/showroom price on vehicles


People's Law Number 19 of 1983

FINANCE BORROWING AUTHORISATION LAW


People's Law Number 20 of 1983

LOAN AGREEMENT (OPEC FUND FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT) (APPROVAL AND RATIFICATION) LAW


People's Law Number 21 of 1983

CARNIVAL LAW 1983

PROCLAMATION - A LAW to enable Carnival in 1983 to be celebrated in August 1983.

[Gazetted 4th August, 1983]

In the exercise of the powers vested in the People's Revolutionary Government by People's Law No. 2 (Establishment of People's Revolutionary Government) and in exercise of the powers vested in the Prime Minister by People's Law No. 10 (Declaration and Effect of Laws) it is hereby ORDERED and PROCLAIMED as follows: -

1. This Law may be cited as the

CARNIVAL LAW 1983

2. Notwithstanding the Carnival Regulations Ordinance, as amended, carnival in 1983 may be celebrated between the hours of five o'clock in the morning of Monday 15th August and twelve O'clock midnight on Tuesday 16 August 1983.

3. Subject to the foregoing section the Carnival Regulation Ordinance, as amended, and the Rules made thereunder shall apply to the celebrations under this Law.

Dates this 26th day of July 1983

SELWYN STRACHAN
Ag. Prime Minister


People's Law Number 22 of 1983

INCOME TAX (AMENDMENT) LAW


People's Law Number 23 of 1983

EAST CARIBBEAN CENTRAL BANK LAW


People's Law Number 24 of 1983

PENSIONS (DISQUALIFICATION) LAW


People's Law Number 25 of 1983

LOAN (THE BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA) AGREEMENT LAW


People's Law Number 26 of 1983

CARIBBEAN DEVELOPMENT BANK (ADDITIONAL SHARES) LAW


People's Law Number 27 of 1983

TERRORISM (PREVENTION) (EXTENSION) LAW


People's Law Number 28 of 1983

TERRORISM (PREVENTION) (EXTENSION) LAW


People's Law Number 29 of 1983

CUSTOMS (AMENDMENT) LAW


People's Law Number 30 of 1983

COURT OF APPEAL (AMENDMENT) LAW


Appreciation for the listing of these revolutionary laws, and additional interpretation of some of the laws, goes to the detailed reporting of Alister Hughes in various issues of the "Caribbean Monthly Bulletin"; to the Latin American Specialist Librarian Richard Phillips of Smathers Library of the University of Florida, Gainesville; to the Interlibrary Loan Specialists of the Pack Library of Asheville, North Carolina; the U.S. National Archives II, to the Grenada Government Information Service for linking some of its damaged bound versions of the People's Laws to the used book market; to Florida State University Law Library, Tallahassee, Florida, and to other writers on Grenada attributed in the text.

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