CO-OPERATIVE REPUBLIC OF GUYANA ACT

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

   1   Short title

   2   Interpretation

   3   Operation of existing law

 

THE CO-OPERATIVE REPUBLIC OF GUYANA ACT

[Date of Commencement: 23rd February, 1971]

<IN:LF:0,RT:0.1,FI:0>Act 10 of 1971.

1   Short title

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<IN:LF:0,RT:0.1,FI:0>   This Act may be cited as the Co-operative Republic of Guyana Act.

2   Interpretation

<IN:LF:0,RT:0.1,FI:0>   In this Act-

<IN:LF:0,RT:0.1,FI:0>   "commencement of this Act" means 23rd February 1971;

<IN:LF:0,RT:0.1,FI:0>   "Minister" means the Minister responsible for external affairs;

<IN:LF:0,RT:0.1,FI:0>   "Parliament" means the Parliament of Jamaica.

3   Operation of existing law

<IN:LF:0,RT:0.1,FI:0>   (1) On and after the commencement of this Act, all existing law, that is to say all law which, whether being a rule of law or a provision of an Act of Parliament or of any other enactment or instrument whatsoever, is in force on the date of such commencement or has been passed or made be-fore that date and comes into force thereafter, shall, unless and until provision to the contrary is made by Parliament or some other authority having power in that behalf, and subject to the following provisions of this section, have the same operation in relation to the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, and persons and things belonging to or connected with the Co-operative Republic of Guyana, as it would have apart from this subsection if Guyana had not become a Co-operative Republic.

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