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  1. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Public Service (Schedules) (Amendment) Order, 2009 (SRO No. 1 of 2009). - Order on-line

    Adoption: 2009-02-05 | DMA-2009-R-81587

    Replaces and repeals the First and Second Schedules to the Act listing offices in the public sector.

  2. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Education (Amendment) Act, 2008 (No. 10 of 2008). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2008-12-04 | DMA-2008-L-80968

    Amends section 21, 27, 50 and 139 concerning the right of the principal or authorised person to search student for weapons of offence etc.

  3. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Pensions (Amendment) Regulations, 2008 (SRO No. 37 of 2008). - Regulations on-line

    Adoption: 2008-10-25 | Date of entry into force: 2008-12-01 | DMA-2008-R-83859

    Inserts a new regulation 4A concerning minimum pensions.

  4. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Security (Benefit) (Amendment) Regulation (SRO No. 19 of 2008). - Regulations on-line

    Adoption: 2008-06-27 | DMA-2008-R-83846

    Amends regulation 63 with respect to the payment of benefits to widows or widowers of a deceased insured persons.

  5. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Labour Standards (Minimum Wage) Order, 2008 (SRO No. 10 of 2008). - Order on-line

    Adoption: 2008-05-15 | Date of entry into force: 2008-06-01 | DMA-2008-R-80981

    Repeals the Labour Standards (Minimum Wage) Order 1989. Sets out in the Schedule the minimum wages that are to apply.

  6. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Security (Collection Of Contributions) (Amendments) Regulations, 2008 (SRO 8 of 2008). - Regulation on-line

    Adoption: 2008-04-03 | Date of entry into force: 2008-03-01 | DMA-2008-R-80969

    Amends the Social Security (Collection of Contributions) Regulations (SRO No. 5 of 1976) by deleting the Schedule and replacing it with a new one concerning the collection of contributions.

  7. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Security (Benefit) (Amendment) Regulations, 2008 (SRO No. 7 of 2008). - Regulation on-line

    Adoption: 2008-03-19 | DMA-2008-R-78696

    Amends the Social Security (Benefit) Regulations 22 (invalidity pensions), 25 (average annual insurable earnings for the purpose of regulation 22) and 34 (average annual insurable earnings for the purpose of regulation 30).

  8. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Immigration and Passport (Amendment) (No. 2) Act 2007 (No. 11 of 2007).

    Adoption: 2007-05-11 | DMA-2007-L-76577

    Amends sections 2 and 12A of the principal Act concerning passenger information.

  9. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Security (Persons Abroad and Voluntary Contributions) (Amendment) Regulations (S.R.O. No. 8 of 2007). - Regulations on-line

    Adoption: 2007-02-28 | DMA-2007-R-75720

    Inserts a new subsection 7 into section 8 concerning the rate of contribution.

  10. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Security (Benefit) (Amendment) Regulations, 2007 (S.R.O. No. 9 of 2007). - Regulation on-line

    Adoption: 2007-02-28 | DMA-2007-R-75721

    Amends regulations 20 (funeral grant), 22 and 30 (annual rate of pensions), 40 and 63 (survivors benefits).

  11. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Security (Adjustment of Benefit) (Pension Increase) Regulations 2007 (S.R.O. No. 12 of 2007). - Regulation on-line

    Adoption: 2007-02-28 | DMA-2007-R-75726

    Sets out how much the pension is to increase and those person not entitled to the increase.

  12. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Security (Self Employed Persons) (Amendment) Regulations, 2007 (S.R.O. No. 10 of 2007). - Regulation on-line

    Adoption: 2007-02-28 | DMA-2007-R-75727

    Amends the rate of contribution for self employed persons to be paid under regulation 8, as set out in the Second Schedule, of the Social Security (Self Employed Persons) Regulations.

  13. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Security (Collection of Contributions) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (S.R.O. No. 11 of 2007).

    Adoption: 2007-02-28 | DMA-2007-R-75728

    Repeals and replaces the schedule to the Social Security (Collection of Contributions) Regulations.

  14. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Immigration and Passport (Amendment) Act 2007 (No. 4 of 2007).

    Adoption: 2007-01-27 | DMA-2007-L-75794

    Amends section 2 of the Act and inserts a new section 12A and Schedule with respect to the provision of advance passenger information.

  15. Dominica - - Law, Act

    CARICOM Implementation Agency for Crime and Security Act, 2007 (Act 3 of 2007). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2007-01-27 | DMA-2007-L-83858

    Provides for the implementation of the agreement establishing the CARICOM Agency for Crime and Security.

  16. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Dominica Air and Sea Ports Authority Act, 2006 (Act No. 8 of 2006). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2006-11-30 | DMA-2006-L-75325

    Establishes the Dominica Air and Sea Ports Authority to provide for co-ordinated and integrated systems of airports, seaports and port services.
    The Authority becomes operational on 7 December 2006 (Order No. 37 of 2006).

  17. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Carribean Community (Work Permit Exemption) Order 2006 (SRO 36).

    Adoption: 2006-11-09 | DMA-2006-R-74835

    Made under the Immigration and Passport Act (Chapter 18:01).

  18. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Caribbean Court of Justice (Original Jurisdiction) Act, 2005. - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2006-01-26 | DMA-2006-L-73703

    Provides for the implementation of the agreement establishing the Caribbean Court of Justice. Includes provisions on the jurisdiction of the court (Part II), enforcement of judgements (Part III), administrative provisions (Part IV), regional judicial and legal services commission (Part V), privileges and immunities (Part VI), as well as the text of the Agreement Establishing the Caribbean Court of Justice (First Schedule) and Articles of the Protocol on the Privileges and Immunities of the Caribbean Court of Justice and the Regional Judicial and Legal Services Commission having the force of law in Dominica (Second Schedule).

  19. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Caribbean Community Act, 2005 (Act No. 22 of 2005). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2006-01-23 | DMA-2006-L-73702

    Gives legal effect to the revised Treaty of Chaguaramas establishing the Caribbean Community including the CARICOM single market and economy. Repeals the Caribbean Community and Common Market Act 1998.

  20. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Education (Council on Early Childhood Education) Order 2005 (Statutory Rules and Orders No. 14 of 2005). - Order on-line

    Adoption: 2005-06-21 | DMA-2005-R-71148

    Establishes the Council on Early Childhood Education, sets out its functions, composition and membership.

  21. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Recruiting of Workers (Amendment) Regulations 2005 (SRO No. 9 of 2005). - Regulations on-line

    Adoption: 2005-06-02 | DMA-2005-R-71472

    Inserts a new section after section 7 of the Regulations. Section 7A provides that contracts of service of recruited workers are subject to a probationary period of six months and that the worker shall not engage in any work other than work for which he is recruited. It also amends sections 11, 15 and 16 of the Regulations. Section 11 provides that when determining whether the terms of the contract provide adequate protection for the welfare of the worker, the magistrate is to take into consideration whether the terms of the contract take into account decent accommodation.

  22. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Public Service (Amendment) Act, 2005 (Act No. 1 of 2005) - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2005-02-24 | DMA-2005-L-70207

    Repeals and replaces section 13 of the Act concerning the retirement age of public officers.

  23. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Pensions (Amendment) Act 2005 (Act No. 3 of 2005) - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2005-02-24 | DMA-2005-L-70208

  24. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Criminal Procedure (Preliminary Inquires) (Amendment) Act, 2004, Act 1 of 2004. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2004-06-17 | DMA-2004-L-93704

  25. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Immigration and Passport (Amendment) Act 2003 (No. 19 of 2003). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2003-11-28 | DMA-2003-L-66641

    Amends Immigration and Passport Act. Inter alia makes provision for permit of permanent residence, offence of illegal entry, offence of human trafficking, as well as several matters related to application for and revocation of work permit.

  26. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Social Security (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations, 2003 (SRO No. 42 of 2003). - Regulations on-line

    Adoption: 2003-10-07 | DMA-2003-R-83847

    Amends the Social Security (Classification) Regulations, second schedule (concerning payment of benefit to foreigners); the Social Security (Persons Abroad Voluntary Contributors) Regulations 1976 concerning payment of contributions; the Social Security (Collection of Contributions) Regulations concerning contributions. Also deletes the First Schedule; the Social Security (Self-Employed Persons Collection Area appointed Days and Calendar Quarters Order 1997 (S.R.O. 53 of 1997) concerning date of entry into force (now Order deemed to have come into effect on the 1st day of January 1996); Repeals the Social Security (Extension of Coverage) Regulations (S.R.O 33 of 1989).

  27. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Criminal Procedure (Preliminary Inquires) (Amendment) Act, 2003, Act 9 of 2003. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2003-08-07 | DMA-2003-L-93705

  28. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Public Sector Salaries and Allowances (Temporary) Reduction Act, 2003 (No. 10 of 2003). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2003-08-01 | Date of entry into force: 2003-07-01 | DMA-2003-L-65825

    Provides for temporary reduction of salaries and allowances of certain persons whose salaries and allowances are paid out of consolidation fund.

  29. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Public Sector Salaries and Allowances (Temporary) Reduction Act 2003, Act 10 of 2003. - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2003-08-01 | Date of entry into force: 2003-07-01 | DMA-2003-L-83841

    Provides for the temporary reduction in salary of certain persons paid out of the consolidated fund and listed in the Schedule.

  30. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Education (Early Childhood Education) Regulation, 2003 (SRO 39 of 2003). - Regulation on-line

    Adoption: 2003-07-11 | DMA-2003-R-80967

    Part I - Registration, Records and Related Matters
    Part II - Environmental and other related standards and requirements
    Part III - Admission
    Part IV - Programmes
    Part V - Staff
    Part VI - General

  31. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Recruiting of Workers (Licence) Regulations, 2003 (SRO No. 27 of 2003). - Regulations on-line

    Adoption: 2003-06-19 | DMA-2003-L-80984

    Provides the form for a licence to recruit workers, issued by the licensing officer (form A in the Schedule).

  32. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Integrity in Public Office Act, 2003 (No. 6 of 2003). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2003-05-29 | DMA-2003-L-65400

    Provides for establishment of Integrity Commission with the task of receiving declarations on the financial affairs of persons holding specific positions in public life. Divided into 8 parts. Part 1 contains preliminary provisions. Part 2 establishes Integrity Commission, and defines its powers and functions. Part 3 regulates financial disclosure. Part 4 sets forth Code of Conduct. Part 5 deals with gifts, Part 6 with bribery and other acts of corruption, and Part 7 with possession of unaccounted property. Part 8 contains miscellaneous provisions.

  33. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism Act (No. 3 of 2003). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2003-05-29 | DMA-2003-L-65824

    Provides for suppression, prevention and detection of activities respecting the financing of terrorism. Divided into 12 parts. Part 1 contains preliminary provisions. Part 2 deals with offences and penalties, Part 3 with implementation, administration and jurisdiction, Part 4 with terrorists and terrorist groups, Part 5 with prohibitions respecting terrorists and terrorist groups, and Part 6 with investigations. Part 7 provides for extradition and mutual assistance in criminal matters, Part 8 for disclosure and sharing of information, Part 9 for seizure and forfeiture of terrorist property, Part 10 for charities, and Part 11 for border control. Part 12 contains miscellaneous provisions.

  34. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Copyright Act 2003 (No. 5 of 2003). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2003-05-29 | DMA-2003-L-65826

    Comprehensive legislation on protection of literary and artistic works. Divided into 10 parts. Part 1 contains preliminary provisions; Part 2 provisions relating to copyright. Part 3 provides for moral rights, Part 4 for ownership and assignment of copyright, Part 5 for protection of performers, producers of sound recordings and broadcasting organisations, Part 6 for infringement of copyright, and Part 7 with exceptions to infringement of copyright. Part 8 regulates special jurisdiction of court relating to licensing; Part 9 border protection measures. Part 10 contains general provisions.

  35. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Caribbean Community Skilled National (Work Permit) (Exemption) Order 2003 (S.R.O. 21).

    Adoption: 2003-04-11 | DMA-2003-R-64788

    Exempts the following categories of workers from work permit to work in Dominica: (a) university graduates; (b) artists; (c) musicians; (d) media workers and (e) sports persons.

  36. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Hospitals and Health Care Facilities Act, 2002 (No. 21 of 2002).

    Adoption: 2002-12-24 | DMA-2002-L-63093

    Comprehensive legislation on licensing of hospitals and health care facilities. Applies to licensing and regulation of hospitals, health care facilities, and other health establishments or institutions operated or maintained by the Government. Also provides for establishment of Hospitals and Health Care Facilities Licensing Board. Board is responsible inter alia for issue of licences.

  37. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Passport (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2002 (No. 66 of 2002).

    Adoption: 2002-12-23 | Date of entry into force: 2002-07-01 | DMA-2002-R-63094

    Made under Immigration and Passport Act. Amends First Schedule of Passport Regulations. Modifies fees for issue, replacement and amendment to passports.

  38. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Companies (Amendment) Regulations, 2002, SRO 57 of 2002. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2002-10-15 | DMA-2002-R-62957

    Made under Companies Act 1994. Amends Company Regulations 1997. Modifies annual company fee payable under Section 9A.

  39. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Immigration (Restrictions) (Amendment) Regulations 2002 (S.R.O. 51).

    Adoption: 2002-10-03 | DMA-2002-R-62958

    Made under Immigration and Passport Act. Amends Regulation 3 of Immigration (Restrictions) Regulations. Makes provision for declaration to be completed by citizen of, or belonger to, a member state of Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States wishing to enter Republic of Dominica.

  40. Dominica - - Law, Act

    CARICOM Agreement on Social Security Act 2002 (No. 19 of 2002). - Agreement on-line

    Adoption: 2002-09-30 | DMA-2002-L-62631

    Gives effect to Caricom Agreement on Social Security signed on 1 March 1996. Agreement is divided into 5 parts. Part 1 defines scope of application and contains general provisions. Agreement applies to invalidity pension, disability pension, old age or retirement pension, survivors' pension, and death benefits in the form of pensions. Part 2 contains provisions determining law to be applied to certain insured persons. Part 3 governs invalidity, old age, retirement, survivors and disablement pensions as well as death benefit. Part 4 provides for application and implementation of agreement. Part 5 contains miscellaneous provisions.

  41. Dominica - - Law, Act

    International Maritime (Amendment) Act 2002 (Act 8 of 2002). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2002-05-16 | DMA-2002-L-80977

    Amends sections 2, 11, 16 (imposition of fines), 30, 37, 57 and repeals section 11 of the International Maritime (Amendment) Act, 2001 (No. 12 of 2001).

  42. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Education (Amendment) Act 2002 (No. 6 of 2002). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2002-05-09 | DMA-2002-L-62133

    Makes minor amendments to Education Act.

  43. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    International Maritime Regulations, 2002 (No. 18 of 2002). - International Maritime Regulations

    Adoption: 2002-04-05 | DMA-2002-R-62134

    Made under International Maritime Act, 2000. Comprehensive legislation on maritime issues. Divided into 7 parts. Part I contains general provisions. Part II regulates safety documentation and identification of vessels. Part III deals with preferred ship mortgages and maritime liens due execution. Part IV provides for radio operators. Part V regulates marine inspections. Part VI makes provision for marine casualties and offences. Part VII contains provisions regarding merchant seamen.

  44. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Companies (Amendment) Act, 2001, Act 16 of 2001. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-09-27 | DMA-2001-L-93687

  45. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Cooperative Societies Regulations, 2001 (S.R.O. 26).

    Adoption: 2001-08-21 | DMA-2001-R-61003

    Made under Section 239 of Cooperative Societies Act. Regulates various aspects of activities of cooperative societies, such as dividend rate, transfer of shares, minimum amount of bond, annual financial statements and special returns, auditor's report, election of directors, term of office, meetings of directors, appointment of secretary and treasurer, duties of secretary and treasurer, supervisory committee, procedure on appeal of termination of membership, unclaimed amounts in case of terminated membership, liquidity, loan approval, borrowing by director, security for loans, loan terms and conditions, doubtful loans, doubtful loans allowance, overdue loans, investment, use of statutory reserves, credit committee, interest on loans, deposits, maximum liability on deposits and loans, bank account, and branches.

  46. Dominica - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court Civil Procedure Rules, 2001, SRO 22 of 2001. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-07-05 | DMA-2001-R-93679

    Contains in the Schedule to the Rules the procedural rules for the Supreme Court.

  47. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act 2001 (Act No. 6 of 2001). - Act on-line

    Adoption: 2001-05-23 | DMA-2001-L-83863

    Amends section 6 of the Act.

  48. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (Dominica) (Amendment) Act 2001, Act No. 5 of 2001 - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2001-05-23 | DMA-2001-L-93682

  49. Dominica - - Law, Act

    International Maritime Act 2000 (Act No. 9 of 2000). - International Maritime Act (Consolidated Edition 2002)

    Adoption: 2000-10-13 | DMA-2000-L-58114

    Provides for the establishment of the Commonwealth of Dominica Maritime Administration for the purpose of operating an international ship registry for the Commonwealth of Dominica, and the creation of a Dominica Maritime Programme for ships on that registry. Chapter 1 deals with maritime administration, radio authority and vessel inspection. Chapter 2 provides for rules of navigation, documentation and identification of vessels, vessel measurement, bareboat charter Commonwealth of Dominica registration, and bareboat charter foreign registration. Chapter 3 deals with preferred ship mortages and maritime liens, Chapter 4 with carriage by sea, Chapter 5 with limitation of liability for maritime claims, Chapter 6 with civil liability for oil pollution damage, and Chapter 7 with investigation of wrecks and salvage.

  50. Dominica - - Law, Act

    Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court Dominica (Amendment) Act, Act 6 of 2000. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2000-10-04 | DMA-2000-L-93681

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