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Name: Diamond Act, 1999 (No. 13 of 1999).
Country: Namibia
Subject(s): Mining and quarrying workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1999-09-30
Entry into force:
Published on: Government Gazette, 1999-10-15, No. 2205, pp. 1-60
ISN: NAM-1999-L-56412
Bibliography: Government Gazette, 1999-10-15, No. 2205, pp. 1-60
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the establishment of a Diamond Board, a Diamond Board Fund, a Diamond Valuation Fund, and for control measures in respect of the possession, the purchase and sale, the processing and the import and export of diamonds.Section 67 governs search of persons and things. Measures include exmination by means of X-ray. Subsection 7 regulates interference with a person's fundamental right to privacy and the deprivation of personal liberty.
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