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  1. Bahamas - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Constitutional Referendum (Amendment) Act, 2012 (No. 26 of 2012).

    Adoption: 2012-12-12 | BHS-2012-L-94035

    Makes numerous amendments to the principal Act. Amends both the short title and the long title of the Act. The long title now reads "An Act to provide for a framework for the conduct of a constitutional referendum or any other referendum. Inserts a new section 1A into the principal Act concerning interpretation of the word "Minister". Also amends sections 2, 3, 4 and 5 of the Act and inserts new sections 3A (Holding of any other referendum) and 3B (conduct of referendum).

  2. Bahamas - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Bahamas Constitution (Amendment) (No. 3) Act, 2002. - Constitution (Amendment) (No. 3) Act

    Adoption: 2002-03-08 | BHS-2002-L-62120

    Replaces Article 78 of the Constitution. Regulates functions of the Attorney-General.

  3. Bahamas - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Bahamas Constitution (Amendment) (No. 4) Act, 2002. - Constitution (Amendment) (No. 4) Act

    Adoption: 2002-03-08 | BHS-2002-L-62121

    Inserts a Chapter VIa into the Constitution on the Director of Public Prosecutions which provides for establishment of his office. Also regulates remuneration and tenure of office.

  4. Bahamas - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Bahamas Constitution (Amendment) (No. 2) Act, 2002. - Constitution (Amendment) (No. 2) Act

    Adoption: 2002-02-01 | BHS-2002-L-62122

    Inserts Article 70(a) into the Constitution. Provides for establishment of office and functions of Parliamentary Commissioner. Parliamentary Commissioner shall have general responsibility for, and shall supervise, the registration of electors for the election of members of the House of Assembly and the conduct of elections of such members. Also regulates remuneration, and tenure of office of Parliamentary Commissioner.

  5. Bahamas - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Bahamas Constitution (Amendment) (No. 5) Act, 2002. - Constitution (Amendment) (No. 5)

    Adoption: 2002-02-01 | BHS-2002-L-62123

    Amends Chapter VIII of the Constitution by inserting a Part Va which provides for establishment, composition and functions of the Teaching Service Commission.

  6. Bahamas - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Referendum Act (Ch. 1) (No. 16 of 1977). (Constitutional Referendum Act (Ch. 1) (No. 16 of 1977).) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1977-12-29 | BHS-1977-L-94034

    An Act to provide for the manner in which a vote shall be taken for the purpose of obtaining the approval of the electors with respect to a Bill which seeks to alter certain Articles of the Constitution of The Bahamas.

  7. Bahamas - Constitutional law - Constitution

    Constitution of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas. - Constitution (in English) Constitution

    Adoption: 1973-06-20 | Date of entry into force: 1973-07-10 | BHS-1973-C-16270

    Independence attained 10 July. Schedule contains the Constitution of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas (Ch. III: Protection of the fundamental rights and freedoms of the individual).

  8. Bahamas - Constitutional law - Law, Act

    Habeas Corpus Act (Ch. 63). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1679 | BHS-1679-L-94042

    An Act for the better securing the Liberty of the Subject and for Prevention of Imprisonments beyond the Seas.


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