Promoting jobs, protecting people
NATLEX
Database of national labour, social security and related human rights legislation

« First « Previous page 3 of 4 Next » Last »

Show abstract/citation:

Filtered by:
Country: Sierra Leone

  1. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Government Notice No. 453 pursuant to the Commissions of Inquiry Act.

    Adoption: 1986-10-06 | SLE-1986-L-2580

    Establishes a Commission to examine the general conditions of service of the public service, the members of the teaching profession and the armed forces, with a view to recommending new structures, including a minimum wage and related matters.

  2. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    West Africa Health Examination Board Act (No. 6 of 1986)

    Adoption: 1986-04-15 | SLE-1986-L-28580

    Implementing legislation for the Constitution of the West Africa Health Examination Board. Sierra Leone ratified the Constitution on 1st January, 1982.

  3. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Architects Act (No. 7 of 1986)

    Adoption: 1986-04-15 | Date of entry into force: 1986-09-15 | SLE-1986-L-28582

    An Act to make provision for the registration of architects. Establishes an Architects' Registration Council, states functions and duties. Sets forth registration procedures and qualifications.

  4. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Constitution (Amendment) Act, 1986 [No. 1 of 1986] - Act online

    Adoption: 1986-04-07 | SLE-1986-L-28583

    Pursuant to the Constitution of Sierra Leone, Act No. 12 of 1978, amends section 43 of the Constitution.

  5. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Constitution (Amendment) (No. 3) Act (No. 8 of 1985)

    Adoption: 1985-11-14 | SLE-1985-L-28579

    Pursuant to the Constitution of Sierra Leone, Act No. 12 of 1978, makes various changes in the Constitution relating to the election of the President.

  6. Sierra Leone - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Court of Appeal Rules [P.N. No. 29 of 1985]

    Adoption: 1985-11-01 | SLE-1985-R-28589

    Pursuant to section 120 of the Constitution of Sierra Leone, 1978, sets forth procedural rules for civil appeals, criminal appeals and appeals to the Supreme Court. Includes relevant forms. Repeals Rules of 1973.

  7. Sierra Leone - - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Government Notice No. 499 containing a Directive by the President appointing a Commission to inquire into the general conditions of service of the public service, to study the existing salary and wage structures and to make recommendations.

    Adoption: 1985-08-29 | SLE-1985-M-1889

  8. Sierra Leone - - Constitution

    Constitution (Amendment) Act 1985.

    Adoption: 1985-05-15 | SLE-1985-C-1567

    An Act to amend the Constitution of Sierra Leone (No. 12 of 1978). No. 2. Inserts new provisions in s.25 (1).

  9. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Presidential Elections Act (No. 1 of 1985)

    Adoption: 1985-04-18 | SLE-1985-L-28574

    Establishes procedure for presidential elections.

  10. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Pension and Retiring Benefits of Presidents and Vice Presidents Act (No. 2 of 1986)

    Adoption: 1985-03-01 | SLE-1985-L-28570

    Pursuant to subsection (5) of section 22 of the Constitution of Sierra Leone, 1978 (Act No. 12 of 1978), grants pension benefits to retired Presidents and Vice Presidents.

  11. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Legal Practitioners (Amendment) Act (No. 5 of 1984)

    Adoption: 1984-06-14 | SLE-1984-L-28581

    Pursuant to the Legal Practitioners Act, Chapter 11, prohibits unqualified persons from preparing legal instruments. Prohibits charging fees greater than the maximum allowable.

  12. Sierra Leone - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Public Service Commission Regulations [P.N. No. 31 of 1982]

    Adoption: 1982-12-31 | SLE-1982-R-28588

    Pursuant to sections 135, 136 and 148 of the Sierra Leone Constitution, 1978, regulates all aspects of the Sierra Leone Civil Service. Establishes a Civil Service Commission. Regulates appointments, promotions and discipline. Repeals prior regulations of 1977.

  13. Sierra Leone - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Supreme Court Rules [P.N. No. 1 of 1982]

    Adoption: 1982-02-19 | SLE-1982-R-28591

    Pursuant to section 120 of the Sierra Leone Constitution, 1978, sets forth rules of procedure for the Supreme Court of Sierra Leone, including special leaves to appeal, hearings, criminal appeals, civil appeals, judgements and orders, and jurisdiction. Includes relevant forms. Revokes prior rules of 1976.

  14. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    National Fire Service Act (No. 8 of 1980)

    Adoption: 1980-12-31 | SLE-1980-L-28584

    Act establishes a National Fire Service. Sets forth provisions relating to the hiring and employment of firemen.

  15. Sierra Leone - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Newspapers Regulation Rules [P.N. No. 17 of 1980]

    Adoption: 1980-08-28 | SLE-1980-R-28590

    Pursuant to the Newspapers Act, Chapter 111, establishes a Newspaper Advisory Committee, sets forth powers and functions. Regulates applications for licence to operate newspapers.

  16. Sierra Leone - - Constitution

    Constitution of Sierra Leone 1978. - Constitution

    Adoption: 1978-06-14 | SLE-1978-C-12708

    An Act to make provision for a one-party Republican Constitution for Sierra Leone. No. 12. Ch. II: Protection of fundamental rights and freedoms of the individual.

  17. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Co-operative Societies Act 1977.

    Adoption: 1977-04-15 | SLE-1977-L-13502

    An Act to make new provisions in the law relating to co-operative societies in Sierra Leone and for connected purposes. No. 6. Repeals the Co-operative Societies Act (Cap. 253).

  18. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Pensions (Works Service Employees) (Amendment) Act (No. 5 of 1977)

    Adoption: 1977-04-15 | SLE-1977-L-28566

    Amends the Pensions (Work Service Employees) Act, 1962. Sets forth new provisions relating to the payment of pensions to dependents when employee dies while in service.

  19. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Fisheries (Amendment) Act (No. 1 of 1977)

    Adoption: 1977-04-15 | SLE-1977-L-28573

    Amends the Fisheries Act, Chapter 195. Sets forth new penalties for offences.

  20. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Cooperative Societies Act 1977.

    Adoption: 1977-04-15 | SLE-1977-L-32611

  21. Sierra Leone - - International agreement

    Agreement concerning public officers' pensions. Done at Freetown.

    Adoption: 1976-07-01 | Date of entry into force: 1976-08-26 | INT-1976-IA-26155

  22. Sierra Leone - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Military Pensions (Amendment) Rules, 1975 [P.N. No. 13 of 1975]

    Adoption: 1975-04-16 | SLE-1975-R-28593

    Pursuant to the Military Pensions Act, 1961, modifies provisions relating to pensionable service.

  23. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Cargo (Clearing and Forwarding) Act (No. 5 of 1974)

    Adoption: 1974-05-22 | SLE-1974-L-28575

    Act regulates and makes provision for the control of the clearing and forwarding of all sea and aircraft cargo in and out of Sierra Leone and all matters ancillary thereto.

  24. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    The 1973/74 Supplementary Appropriation Act (No. 4 of 1974)

    Adoption: 1974-05-22 | Date of entry into force: 1974-01-01 | SLE-1974-L-28585

    Makes supplementary provision for the service of Sierra Leone for the year 1973/1974.

  25. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Factories Act, 1974 [No. 3 of 1974]. - Act online

    Adoption: 1974-05-07 | SLE-1974-L-15241

    Regulates the registration of factories, inspection, health and cleanliness in establishments, keeping of records, notification of occupational accidents and diseases, and offences and penalties. Repeals the Machinery (Safe Working and Inspection) Act (Cap. 218). No. 3.

  26. Sierra Leone - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Fisheries (Accommodation on Board Fishing Vessels) Regulations 1974. Public Notice No. 14.

    Adoption: 1974-03-01 | SLE-1974-R-15240

  27. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Pensions (Amendment) Act (No. 14 of 1973)

    Adoption: 1973-09-20 | SLE-1973-L-28571

    Amends section 7 of the Pension Act, Chapter 173. Gives President the power to force any public officer to retire upon that officers 50th birthday.

  28. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Laws (Adaptation) Act (No. 29 of 1972)

    Adoption: 1972-04-18 | SLE-1972-L-28576

    An Act of Parliament to bring existing laws into accord with the provisions of the Constitution. Gives effect in the new Republic to legislation enacted when Sierra Leone was a colony. Repeals sections 24 and 25 of the Summary Conviction Offences Act (Chap. 24) and the Protectorate Vagrancy Act (Chap. 64), containing forced labour provisions.

  29. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Regulation of Wages and Industrial Relations Act 1971. No. 18.

    Adoption: 1971-12-15 | SLE-1971-L-17168

  30. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Workmen's Compensation (Amendment) Act (No. 2 of 1971)

    Adoption: 1971-05-16 | SLE-1971-L-28564

    Pursuant to the Workmen's Compensation Act, Chapter 219, new provision pertaining to the calculation of an injury not specified in the relevant schedule.

  31. Sierra Leone - - Constitution

    Constitution of Sierra Leone

    Adoption: 1971-04-19 | SLE-1971-C-17167

    Ch. I: protection of the Fundamental Rights and Freedoms of the Individual (ss. 3: protection from arbitrary arrest or detention; 5: protection from slavery and forced labour; 12: protection of freedom of assembly and association; and 13: protection from discrimination).

  32. Sierra Leone - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Employers and Employed (Amendment) Rules [P.N. No. 72 of 1970]

    Adoption: 1970-12-10 | SLE-1970-R-28586

    Amends the Employers and Employed Act, Chapter 212, to include provisions pertaining to carriers, i.e., persons employed to carry loads.

  33. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    The Workmen's Compensation (Amendment) Act 1969 (No. 18 of 1969).

    Adoption: 1969-10-07 | SLE-1969-L-17735

    Amends ss. 2 to 6, 8, 9 and 32 of the Workmen's Compensation Ordinance/1 (No. 18 of 8 July 1954) and repeals and replaces the Third Schedule of that Act.

  34. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Pensions (Amendment) Act (No. 2 of 1970)

    Adoption: 1966-11-01 | SLE-1966-L-28565

    Amends section 16 of the Pensions Act, Chapter 173.

  35. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Abolition of Forced Labour Convention 1957 (Application to Merchant Seamen) Act (No. 18 of 1966)

    Adoption: 1966-07-21 | SLE-1966-L-28568

    Act to implement the Abolition of Forced Labour Convention with respect to merchant seamen. Abolishes forced labour in connection with offences by merchant seamen. Repeals sections 222 to 224 of the Merchant Shipping Act, 1894.

  36. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Medical Practitioners and Dental Surgeons Act (No. 3 of 1966)

    Adoption: 1966-02-03 | SLE-1966-L-28577

    Provides for the registration of medical practitioners and dentists.

  37. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Public Order Act (No. 46 of 1965) - Act Online

    Adoption: 1965-12-31 | SLE-1965-L-28567

    An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to public order. Sets forth penalties for persons breaching the public order, and includes such offences as public insult, intimidation, throwing of missiles, idle and disorderly persons, rogues and vagabonds, drunkeness, beating drums, riotous conduct, street noises and trespass. Prohibits carrying of offensive weapons, regulates processions and public meetings. Sets forth provisions regarding defamation and seditious libel, and public emergencies. Repeals various prior legislation.

  38. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Employers and Employed (Amendment) Act (No. 37 of 1965)

    Adoption: 1965-10-21 | SLE-1965-L-28600

    Pursuant to the Employers and Employed Act, Chapter 212, modifies damages court may award in the case of an employment contract breach.

  39. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Teachers' Pensions Act (No. 34 of 1966)

    Adoption: 1965-06-01 | SLE-1965-L-28569

    Sets forth pension scheme applicable to teachers. Specifies when teacher is entitled to pension, various retirement provisions, maximum pension rates, disallowance of pension.

  40. Sierra Leone - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Pensions (Declaration of Pensionable Offices) Order [P.N. No. 4 of 1966]

    Adoption: 1965-02-22 | SLE-1965-R-28587

    Pursuant to the Pensions Act, declares certain positions within the Sierra Leone government as pensionable offices.

  41. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Criminal Procedure Acts, 1965 [No. 32 of 1965]. - The Criminal Procedure Acts

    Adoption: 1965 | SLE-1965-L-65811

    Comprehensive legislation on criminal procedure. Divided into 7 parts. Part 1 contains general provisions. Part 2 regulates summary trial; Part 3 preliminary investigations. Part 4 provides for indictment and trial in Supreme Court; Part 5 for special trials. Part 6 deals with execution and sentences. Part 7 contains miscellaneous provisions.

  42. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Trade Disputes (Declaration of Law) (Amendment) Act (No. 47 of 1964)

    Adoption: 1964-12-17 | SLE-1964-L-28562

    Amends section 2A of the Trade Disputes Act, Chapter 222. Requires trade unions to notify the Labour Minister prior to striking.

  43. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Employers and Employed (Amendment) Act (No. 50 of 1964)

    Adoption: 1964-12-17 | SLE-1964-L-28601

    Pursuant to the Employers and Employed Act, Chapter 212, redefines term "industrial worker" for purposes of Act.

  44. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Workmen's Compensation (Amendment) Act (No. 32 of 1962)

    Adoption: 1962-05-24 | SLE-1962-L-28563

    Amends section 32 of the Workmen's Compensation Act, Chapter 219.

  45. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Trade Unions (Amendment) Act (No. 21 of 1962)

    Adoption: 1962-05-10 | SLE-1962-L-28578

    Amends the Trade Unions Act. New provisions for the compulsory dissolution of a trade union. Modifies trade union registration provisions.

  46. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Employers and Employed (Amendment) Act (No. 23 of 1962)

    Adoption: 1962-05-10 | SLE-1962-L-28602

    Amends the Employers and Employed Act, Chapter 212. Redefines terms "employed" and "wages" as used in the Act. Replaces provisions relating to written contracts. Requires medical certificates for those employed with written contracts. Prohibits persons under 15 years of age from entering into a contract of service. Provisions relating to assignment and termination of contracts, status of contract at the time of employee's death. Various other modifications.

  47. Sierra Leone - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Prisons (No. 2) Rules [P.N. No. 176 of 1961]

    Adoption: 1961-09-21 | SLE-1961-R-28592

    Pursuant to the Prisons Ordinance, 1960, regulates the classification of prisons and prisoners; medical officers and health of prisoners; treatment of prisoners; discipline of prisoners; sentencing, release and parole; appointment and discipline of prison officers, duties of prison officers. Revokes prior legislation No. 93 of 1961.

  48. Sierra Leone - - Law, Act

    Military Pensions Act (No. 41 of 1961)

    Adoption: 1961-04-01 | SLE-1961-L-28572

    Act provides comprehensive legislation granting pensions to military personnel.

  49. Sierra Leone - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Petroleum Rules [P.N. No. 165 of 1959][consolidated to 1960]

    Adoption: 1960 | SLE-1960-R-28603

    Pursuant to the Petroleum Act, Chapter 236, regulates the importation, shipping,unshipping, landing and storage of petroleum.

  50. Sierra Leone - - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Explosives Rules [P.N. No. 108 of 1949][consolidated to 1960]

    Adoption: 1960 | SLE-1960-R-28604

    Pursuant to the Explosives Act, Chapter 235, sets forth rules regarding the transportation and storage of explosives.

« First « Previous page 3 of 4 Next » Last »


© Copyright and permissions 1996-2014 International Labour Organization (ILO) | Privacy policy | Disclaimer