||National Conservation Commission Act (Act No. 8 of 1982) (Cap. 393).
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||Legislation on-line FAOLEX (Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations) PDF of Act as amended to L.R.O. 2002 (consulted on 2012-08-02)
||The Commission is established as a body corporate under section 4. The functions of the Commission include: to conserve the natural beauty of Barbados; to control, maintain, and develop public parks, and; to advise the Minister on various matters. The second part of the Act concerns the licensing of some activities in public parks. The Minister may make Regulations relative to preservation of parks in accordance with section 30. The remaining provisions prescribe offences and penalties and define powers of public officials.