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Name: Sugar Industry Efficiency Act, 2001 (No. 20 of 2001).
Country: Mauritius
Subject(s): Agriculture workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2001-08-02
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 2001-08-11, No. 82, pp. 549-653
ISN: MUS-2001-L-60206
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 2001-08-11, No. 82, pp. 549-653
Abstract/Citation: Consolidates and amends laws relating to the sugar industry. Part II provides for democratisation of ownership in the sugar industry, and establishes Sugar Investment Trust. Part III contains provisions relating to efficiency and viability of the sugar industry. Deals with mergers and take-overs, incentives to planters and millers, modernisation and agricultural diversification reserve, and lease of land to metayers. Part IV provides for conditions of employment and incentives to workers. Also provides for voluntary retirement scheme. Finally, Part V makes provision for land conversion.
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