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  1. Jamaica - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Special Economic Zones (Amendment) Act, 2017 (No. 37 of 2017). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-12-19 | JAM-2017-L-108379

    Amends section 2 of the Act by deleting the definition of "Minister".

  2. Jamaica - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Law Reform (Zones of Special Operations) (Special Security and Community Development Measures) Act, 2017 (No. 15 of 2017). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2017-07-14 | JAM-2017-L-108377

    The Act sets out special measures to uphold and preserve the rule of law, public order, citizen security and public safety within certain geographical areas of Jamaica. The Government may declare an area a Zone of Special Operations if there are reasonable grounds to believe that there is "rampant criminality, gang warfare, escalating violence and murder and the threat to the rule of law and public order."

  3. Jamaica - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Special Economic Zones Act, 2016 (Act No. 7 of 2016). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-02-15 | JAM-2016-L-102695

    Repeals the Jamaica Export Free Zones Act of 1982. Makes provisions with respect to the development, regulation, supervision, construction, management and control of export free zones in Jamaica.

  4. Jamaica - Economic and social policy - International agreement

    Convention créant l'Association des Etats de la Caraïbe (ensemble deux annexes), faite à Carthagène des Indes le 24 juillet 1994 (publiée par le décret n° 98-450 du 4 juin 1998). - Convention

    Adoption: 1994-07-24 | INT-1994-IA-50297

    L'Association est un organisme de consultation, de concertation et de coopération dont l'objectif est d'identifier et de promouvoir la mise en oeuvre de politiques et de programmes visant notamment à renforcer, utiliser et développer les capacités collectives de la Caraïbe afin de parvenir à un développement soutenu dans les domaines culturel, économique, social, scientifique et technologique. La participation de la France est ouverte comme membre associé au titre de la Guadeloupe, de la Guyane et de la Martinique.

  5. Jamaica - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    The Industrial Incentives Act. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1956-08-23 | JAM-1956-L-31430

    This Act provides for the declarations of approved products, income tax benefits and customs duties.


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