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Acts and Bills 2017


 

BILLS 2017:
 
 
BILL NO. 1 (LAND DRAINAGE AUTHORITY BILL)
BILL NO. 2 (MAURITIUS INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION (AMENDMENT) BILL)

BILL NO. 3 (SHOOTING AND FISHING LEASES (AMENDMENT) BILL)

BILL NO. 4 (SUPPLEMENTARY APPROPRIATION (2015-2016) (No.2) BILL)
 
 

 

 

Acts 2017:
 
 
 
LAND DRAINAGE AUTHORITY ACT
(No. I of 2017)
 
 
The object of this Act is to establish a Land Drainage Authority which shall, inter alia, be responsible for –
 
(a)           the development and implementation of a land drainage master plan;
 
(b)           carrying out an inventory and mapping of all the existing natural and manmade drainage infrastructure;
 
(c)           identifying, in collaboration with the local authorities, the National Development Unit, the Road Development Authority, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Centre and any other relevant stakeholder, flood risk areas;
 
(d)           coordinating the construction of drainage infrastructure by the local authorities, the National Development Unit, the Road Development Authority and any other relevant stakeholder;
 
(e)           ensuring that there is a routine and periodic upgrading and maintenance of the drainage infrastructure.
 
Status – Published in the Gazette 29 April 2017.  Shall come into operation on a date to be fixed by Proclamation
 
 
 
 
THE MAURITIUS INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION (AMENDMENT) ACT
(No. II of 2017)
 
 
The main object of this Act is to upgrade the Mauritius Institute of Education into a degree awarding institution and to make provision for matters ancillary thereto.
 
Status – Published in the Gazette 29 April 2017.  Shall come into operation on a date to be fixed by Proclamation
 
    
THE SHOOTING AND FISHING LEASES (AMENDMENT) ACT
(No. 3 of 2017)
 
 
The main object of this Act is to amend the Shooting and Fishing Leases Act to empower the Minister to make regulations.
 
Status – Published in the Gazette 13 May 2017.  Come into operation on 13 May 2017.