5th Session of the 8th Republican Parliament

The Customs (Amendment) Bill, 2006

An Act to amend the Customs Act, Chap. 78:01

The main purpose of this Bill is to amend the Customs Act, Chap: 78:01 to improve the management provisions in the Customs Act by enhancing the operational effectiveness of the Customs and Excise Division. The proposed amendments would also provide for increasing the existing penalties for violation of customs laws contained in the Act. It would also seek to provide for trial on indictment for violation of such provisions

The Bill lapsed upon the dissolution of the 8th Parliament on 28 September 2007

Introduced By:
Kenneth Valley
Bill No:
House of Representatives Bill 29 of 2006
Introduced On:
House of Representatives - Bill Lapsed


15 Dec 2006
House of Representatives
1st Reading of the Bill Hansard
1 speakersShow Speakers
1.Hon. Kenneth Valley, MP [Diego Martin Central] [Minister of Trade and Industry and Minister in the Ministry of Finance]
28 Sep 2007
Bill Lapsed Hansard
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