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Name: Emergency Powers (Amendment) Act 1996 (Act No. 2 of 1996).
Country: Dominica
Subject(s): Constitutional law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1996-03-06
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 2 p. (INFORM - P60189)
ISN: DMA-1996-L-43392
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=43392&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Printed separately, 2 p. (INFORM - P60189)
Abstract/Citation: Amends the Emergency Powers Act by inserting a subsection 2(1), allowing the President to declare a state of emergency if there is an imminent threat of a state of war or any action has been taken by persons which threatens public safety on a large scale.

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