Solomon Islands Legislation Indexes

Solomon Islands Index of Acts (Revised up to 28 February 2022)
Maintained by the Solomon Islands Attorney General’s Office

(Note, the Solomon Islands Attorney General’s Office does not accept any responsibility for any errors or omissions in the index)

Solomon Islands Index of Acts

Index A

SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
Accountants Act 2010 (No. 7 of 2010)Assent: 23 April 2010
Gazetted: G Ed 47/10 - 23 April 2010
Commenced: G Ed 54/10; GN [156]/2010 - 17 May 2010
No amendments
Adoption Act 2004 (No. 4 of 2004)Assent: 6 July 2004
Gazetted: G Ed 53/04 - 9 August 04
Commenced: G Ed 46; GN 145/08 - 15 May 08

Amended by:
1. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No 14 of 2009)
2. Adoption (Amendment) Act 2017 (No 4 of 2017)
To be amended by Child and Family Welfare Act (No 3 of 2017) - Part 7 (not yet commenced)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
This Act amends not only a long list of specifically named Acts, but also contains a generic provision changing monetary penalties to penalty units
Adoption (Amendment) Act (No 4 of 2017)Assent: 17 March 2017
Gazetted G Ed 25/17 - 24 March 2017
Commenced: G Ed 43/17; LN 33/17 - 1 June 2017
Affiliation, Separation and Maintenance Act (Cap.1)
Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
This Act amends not only a long list of specifically named Acts, but also contains a generic provision changing monetary penalties to penalty units
Agricultural Quarantine Act (Cap. 34)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act (14/09)
Repealed by:
Biosecurity Act 2013 (3/13)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
This Act amends not only a long list of specifically named Acts, but also contains a generic provision changing monetary penalties to penalty units
Biosecurity Act 2013 (No. 3 of 2013)Assent: 23 May 2013
Gazetted: G Ed 82/13 - 1 November 2013
Commenced: G Ed 21/15; LN 14/2015 - 25 March 2015
Repeals:
Agricultural Quarantine Act (Cap. 34)
Agriculture and Livestock Act (Cap. 35)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
This Act amends not only a long list of specifically named Acts, but also contains a generic provision changing monetary penalties to penalty units
Aircraft (Tokyo, Hague and Montreal Conventions) Act (Cap. 46)
Repealed by:
Civil Aviation Act 2008 (7/08)
Civil Aviation Act 2008 (No. 7 of 2008)Assent: 18 December 2008
Gazetted: G Ed 118/08 - 22 December 2008
Commenced: G Ed 40/09; GN [141]/09 - 1 May 2009 (revoked by LN 37 see below)

G Ed 51/09; LN 37/09 – 5/6/2009 – Withdraws GN [141] /09 which had nominated 1/5/2009 as the commencement date

Commencement (First Appointed Day) - G Ed 51/09; GN [176]/09 - 5 June 2009 - (Parts I to XI, Parts XIII to XVIII and Schedules 1 and 2)

Commencement date for second appointed day unknown

Amnesty Act 2000 (No. 8 of 2000)Assent: 19 February 2001
Gazetted: Unknown
Commenced: G Ed 39/01; LN 123/01 - 23 July 2001

Amnesty Act 2001 (No. 3 of 2001)Assent: 23 May 2001
Gazetted: G Ed 26/01 - 13 June 01
Commenced: G Ed 39/01; LN 122/01 - 23 July 2001

Animals (Control of Experiments) Act (Cap. 97)
Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Anti-Corruption Act 2018 (No. 2 of 2018)Assent: 22 August 2018
Gazetted: G Ed 90/2018 - 24 August 2018
Commenced: G Ed 154/18; LN 67/18 - 10 December 2018
Amends:
1. Penal Code,
2. Companies Act
3. Telecommunications Act in Part 7;

Amended by:
Anti-Corruption (Amendment) Act 2019 (2/19)

Anti-Corruption (Amendment) Act 2019 (No. 2 of 2019)Assent date: 17 September 2019
Gazetted: G Ed 147/19 - 19 September 2019
Commenced: G Ed 164/19; LN 84/19 - 14 October 2019
Appropriation Acts - Current year
2021 Appropriation Act 2021 (No. 1 of 2021)Assent: 27 April 2021
Gazetted: G Ed 100/2021 - 27 April 2021
Commenced: 27 April 2021
Arbitration Act (Cap. 2)

Armorial Bearings Act (Cap. 136)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009

Index B

SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
Banking Act (Cap. 48)Purported to be Amended by:
Companies Act 2009 (1/09) but Banking Act 1976 already repealed by Financial Institutions Act 3/98
Repealed by:
Financial Institutions Act 3/98
Financial Institutions Act 1998 (No.3 of 1998)Assent: 25 June 1998
Gazetted: GN 179/98 - 13 October 1998
Commenced: G Ed 25/98; LN 88/98 - 3 August 1998
Bankruptcy Act (Cap. 3)Amended by:
Secured Transactions Act 2008 (4/08)
Secured Transactions Act 2008 (No. 4 of 2008)Assent: 22 August 2008
Gazetted: G Ed 82/08 - 5 September 2008
Commenced: G Ed 74/09; GN [218]/09 - 31 August 2009
Bee Industry Act (Cap. 173)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Bills of Sale Act (Cap. 174)Amended by:
Bills of Sale (Amendment of Fees) Rules (LN 70 of 1998)

Repealed by:
Secured Transactions Act (4/08)
Bills of Sale (Amendment of Fees) Rules (LN 70 of 1998)Gazetted: 9 June 1998
Commenced: 9 June 1998
Secured Transactions Act 2008 (No. 4 of 2008)Assent: 22 August 2008
Gazetted: G Ed 82/08 - 5 September 2008
Commenced: G Ed 74/09; GN [218]/09 - 31 August 2009
Biosecurity Act 2013 (No. 3 of 2013)Assent: 23 May 2013
Gazetted: G Ed 82/13 - 1 November 2013
Commenced: G Ed 21/15; LN 14/2015 - 25 March 2015
Repeals:
Agricultural Quarantine Act (Cap. 34)
Births and Deaths (Registration) Act (Cap. 168)
Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Births, Marriages and Deaths Registration Act (Cap. 169)
Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Broadcasting Act (Cap. 122)
Business Names Act 2014 (No. 13 of 2014)Assent: 22 September 2014
Gazetted: G Ed 92/14 - 22 September 2014
Commenced: G Ed 114/16; LN 65/16 - 22 November 2016
Repeals:
The Registration of Business Names Act (Cap. 178)

Index C

SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
Carriage of Goods By Sea Act (Cap. 158)
Census Act (Cap. 53)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Central Bank of Solomon Islands Act (Cap. 49)Repealed by:
Central Bank of Solomon Islands Act 2012 (6/12)
Central Bank of Solomon Islands Act 2012 (No. 6 of 2012)Assent: 18 December 2012
Gazetted: G Ed 79/12 - 27 December 2012
Commenced: G Ed 10/13; LN 16/13 - 1 January 2013
Central Bank of Solomon Islands Act 2012 (No. 6 of 2012)Assent: 18 December 2012
Gazetted: G Ed 79/12 - 27 December 2012
Commenced: G Ed 10/13; LN 16/13 - 1 January 2013
Repeals:
Central Bank of Solomon Islands Act (Cap. 49)
Charitable Trusts Act (Cap. 55)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Child and Family Welfare Act 2016 (No 3 of 2017)Assent: 17 March 2017
Gazetted: G Ed 25/17 - 24 March 2017
Commenced: Not yet commenced
Amends:
Part 7 makes amendments to the Adoption Act 2004
Is numbered '3 of 2017' but citation reads '2016' - to be corrected
Church of Melanesia Trust Board (Incorporated) Act (Cap. 156)
Church of the Province of Melanesia (Solomon Islands) Property Act (Cap. 157)
Cinematograph Act (Cap. 137)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Citizenship Act (Cap. 57)Amended by:
Citizenship (Amendment) Act 1997 (2/97)

Repealed by:
Citizenship) Act 2018 (16/18) - 31 Jan 2019
The Citizenship (Amendment) Act 1997 (No.2 of 1997)Assent: 10 July 1997
Gazetted: G Ed 5/98 - 9 February 1998
Commenced: not provided for - so default = 9 February 1998
Citizenship Act 2018 (No. 17 of 2018)Assent date: 24 December 2018
Gazetted: G Ed 12/19 - 30 January 2019
Commenced: G Ed 17/19; LN 11/19 - 31 January 2019
Citizenship Act 2018 (No. 17 of 2018)Assent date: 24 December 2018
Gazetted: G Ed 12/19 - 30 January 2019
Commenced: G Ed 17/19; LN 11/19 - 31 January 2019
Amends:
1. Passports Act 2012;
2. Provincial Government Act 1997

Repeals:
1. Citizenship Act (Cap. 57)
2. Citizenship (Appeal Procedures) Regulations 1998 (LN 118 of 1998)
Civil Aviation Act (Cap. 47)Amended by:
1. Civil Aviation (Amendment) Act (13/99);
2. Civil Aviation (Amendment) Act 2005 (5/05)

Repealed by:
Civil Aviation Act 2008 (7/08)
Civil Aviation (Amendment) Act 1999 (No.13 of 1999)Assent: 10 December 1999
Gazetted: G Ed 65/99 - 29 December 1999
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 29 December 1999

Civil Aviation (Amendment) Act 2005 (No. 5 of 2005)Assent: 6 September 2005
Gazetted: G Ed 42/05 - 20 September 2005
Commenced: G Ed 49/05; LN 122/05 - 31 October 2005

Civil Aviation Act 2008 (No. 7 of 2008)Assent: 18 December 2008
Gazetted: G Ed 118/08 - 22 December 2008
Commenced: G Ed 40/09; GN [141]/09 - 1 May 2009 (revoked by LN 37 see below)

G Ed 51/09; LN 37/09 – 5/6/2009 – Withdraws GN [141] /09 which had nominated 1/5/2009 as the commencement date

Commencement (First Appointed Day) - G Ed 51/09; GN [176]/09 - 5 June 2009 - (Parts I to XI, Parts XIII to XVIII and Schedules 1 and 2)

Commencement date for second appointed day unknown

Amended by:
1. Civil Aviation (Amendment) Act 2009 (5/09)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
3. Police and Transport Legislation (Amendment) (Alcohol Testing) Act 2016 (4/16)

Repeals:
1. Aircraft (Tokyo, Hague and Montreal Conventions) Act (Cap. 46)[GN 176/09]
2. Civil Aviation Act (Cap. 47)
Civil Aviation (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 5 of 2009)Assent: 8 May 2009
Gazettal: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: S 1 provides that 5/09 commences on same date of commencement of Civil Aviation Act 2008 (No 7 of 2008)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Police & Transport Legislation (Amendment) (Alcohol Testing) Act 2016 (No.4 of 2016)Assent date: 18 May 2016;
Gazetted: G Ed 54/2016 - 25 May 2016
Commenced: G Ed 55/16; LN27/2016 - 1 June 2016
Closed Districts Act (Cap. 4)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
College of Higher Education Act (Cap. 68) [REPEALED BY SINU ACT 2012 - note SINU Act not yet GazettedAmended by:
1. College of Higher Education (Amendment) Act 2008 (11/08)
2. Solomon Islands National University Act 2012 (9/12)

Repealed by:
Solomon Islands National University Act 2012 (9/12)
College of Higher Education (Amendment) Act 2008 (No. 11 of 2008)Assent: 12 February 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 18/09 - 27 February 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 27 February 2009

Solomon Islands National University Act 2012 (No. 9 of 2012)Assent: 21 December 2012
Gazetted: G Ed 79/12 - 27 December 2012
Commenced: G Ed 78/12; LN 144/12 - Commences 1 January 2013
Commissions of Inquiry Act (Cap. 5)
Commodities Export Marketing Act (Cap. 36)Amended by:
1. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
2. Commodities Export Marketing Authority (Schedule 1)(Amendment) Order 2019 (LN 71/19)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Commodities Export Marketing Authority (Schedule 1)(Amendment) Order 2019 - LN 71 of 2019Gazetted: 28 August 2019
Commenced: 28 August 2019
Companies Act (Cap. 175)Repealed by:
Companies Act 2009 (1/09) - except
Part III which is repealed on date of commencement of Secured Transactions Act (4/08), i.e. 31 August 2008
Companies Act 2009 (No. 1 of 2009)Assent: 2 April 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: G Ed 72; LN 53/10 - 1 July 2010
Companies Act 2009 (No. 1 of 2009)Assent: 2 April 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: G Ed 72; LN 53/10 - 1 July 2010
Amends:
1. Criminal Procedure Code (Cap. 7)
2. New Georgia Timber Corporation Act (Cap. 43)
3. Petroleum (Exploration) Act (Cap. 44)
4. Banking Act (Cap. 48)
5. Insurance Act (Cap. 82)
6. Credit Union Act (Cap. 165)
7. Registration of Business Names Act (Cap. 178)
8. Shipping Act 1998

Repeals:
Companies Act (Cap. 175) except Pt III which is repealed on date of commencement of Secured Transactions Act (No. 4 of 2008).

Amended by:
1. Companies (Amendment of Fees) Rules 1998 (LN 75 of 1998)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act (No. 14 of 2009)
3. Anti-Corruption Act 2018 (No. 2 of 2018)
Companies (Amendment of Fees) Rules 1998 (LN 75 of 1998)Gazetted: 9 June 1998
Commenced: 9 June 1998
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Anti-Corruption Act 2018 (No. 2 of 2018)Assent: 22 August 2018
Gazetted: G Ed 90/2018 - 24 August 2018
Commenced: G Ed 154/18; LN 67/18 - 10 December 2018
Companies (Insolvency and Receivership) Act 2009 (No. 2 of 2009)Assent: 8 May 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: G Ed 72; LN 54/10 - 1 July 2010
Amended by:
1. Companies Act (No. 1 of 2009)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No 14 of 2009)
Companies Act 2009 (No. 1 of 2009)Assent: 2 April 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: G Ed 72; LN 53/10 - 1 July 2010
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Constituency Development Funds Act 2013 (No. 1 of 2013)Assent: 23 May 2013
Gazetted: G Ed 82/13 - 1 November 2013
Commenced: Unknown
Constitution of Solomon Islands - Solomon Islands Independence Order LN 43 of 1978Amended by:
1. Constitution (Amendment) Act 2001 (2/01);
2. Constitution (Amendment) Act 2008 (10/08);
3. Constitution (Amendment) Act 2009 (9/09);
4. Constitution (Amendment) (No 2) Act 2009 (16/09);
5. Constitution (Status of Magistrates)(Amendment) Act 2014 (5/14);
6. Constitution (Amendment)(Electoral Reform) Act 2018 (5/18);
7. Constitution (Amendment)(Dual Citizenship) Act 2018 (16/18)
Constitution (Amendment) Act 2001 (No.2 of 2001)Assent: 23 May 2001
Gazetted: G Ed 26/01 - 13 June 2001
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 13 June 2001

Constitution (Amendment) Act 2008 (No. 10 of 2008)Assent: 19 December 2008
Gazetted: G Ed 118/08 - 22 December 2008
Commenced: 1 April 2008 (as per s.1)
Constitution (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 9 of 2009)Assent: 8 May 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: G Ed 48; LN 50/11 - 1 June 2011 & LN 33/13 - 10 April 2013
Constitution (Amendment) (No.2) Act 2009 (No. 16 of 2009)Assent: 5 August 2009
Gazetted: GEd 72/09 - 14 August 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 14 August 2009

Constitution (Status of Magistrates) (Amendment) Act 2014Assent: 14 May 14
Gazetted: G Ed 46 – 20 May 2014
Commenced: Unknown
Constitution (Amendment)(Electoral Reform) Act 2018 (No. 5 of 2018)
Assent: 7 September 2018
Gazetted: G Ed 100/2018 - 7 September 2018
Commenced: Date of assent
Constitution (Amendment)(Dual Citizenship) Act 2018 (No. 16 of 2018)Assent: 24 December 2018
Gazetted: (i) G Ed 167/18 - 21 December 2018 , &
(ii) GEd 12 - 30 January 2019
Commenced: G Ed 3; LN 6/19 - 10 January 2019
Constitutional Offices (Terms and Conditions of Service) Act (Cap. 84)Amended by:
1. Constitutional Offices (Terms and Conditions of Service) (Amendment) Act 2005 (2/05)
2. Constitutional Offices (Terms and Conditions of Service) (Judicial Reform) (Amendment) Act 2014 (8/14)
Constitutional Offices (Terms and Conditions of Service Amendment) Act 2005 (No. 2 of 2005)Assent: 6 September 2005
Gazetted: G Ed 42/05 - 20 September 2005
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 20 September 2005

Constitutional Offices (Terms and Conditions of Service) (Judicial Reform) (Amendment) Act 2014 (No. 8 of 2014)Assent: 14 May 2014
Gazetted: G Ed 46/14 – 20 May 2014
Commenced: G Ed 80/14; LN 66/14 - 28 August 2014
Consular Conventions Act (Cap. 65)
Consular Relations Act (Cap. 66)
Consumer Protection Act (Cap. 63)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Continental Shelf Act (Cap. 94)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Conversion of Statutory Bodies to Companies Act 1999 (No.5 of 1999)Assent: 7 September 1999
Gazetted: G Ed 53/99 - 26 October 1999
Commenced: 26 October 1999

Co-operative Societies Act (Cap. 164)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Copyright Act (Cap. 138)Amended by: Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Correctional Services Act 2007 (No 8 of 2007) [renamed Correctional Service Act LN 44/2010]Assent: 27 August 2007
Gazetted: GEd 89/07 - 31 August 2007
Commenced: G Ed 26/08; GN [81]/08 - 1 April 2008
Amended by:
1. Correctional Service (Amendment) Act 2008 (6/08)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
3. Interpretation and General Provisions Act - Rectification Order 2010 (LN 44 of 2010)

Repeals:
Prison Act (Cap. 111)
Correctional Services (Amendment) Act 2008 (No.6 of 2008)Assent: 2 October 2008
Gazetted: G Ed 91/08 - 3 October 2008
Commenced: 1 April 2008
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Interpretation and General Provisions Act - Rectification Order 2010 - LN 44 of 2010Gazetted: 10 June 2010
Commenced: 10 June 2010
Corrects:
(i) Correctional Services Act 2007
(ii) Fisheries Act 1998
(iii) Foreign Investment Act 2005
(iv) Evidence Act 2009

Counter Terrorism Act 2009 (No. 12 of 2009)Assent: 17 July 09
Gazetted: G Ed 65/09 - 24 July 09 & G Ed 85/09 - 1 Oct 09
Commenced: G Ed 86/09; LN 59/09 - 1 October 2009
Court of Appeal Act (Cap. 6)
Credit Unions Act (Cap. 165)Amended by:
1. Companies Act 2009 (1/09)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Companies Act 2009 (No. 1 of 2009)Assent: 2 April 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: G Ed 72; LN 53/10 - 1 July 2010
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Criminal Procedure Code Act (Cap. 7)Amended by:
1. Companies Act 2009 (1/09)
2. Traffic (Am) Act (10/09)
3. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
4. Criminal Procedure Code (Amendment) Act 2009 (18/09)
5. Criminal Procedure Code (Amendment) Act 2014 (2/14)
Companies Act 2009 (No. 1 of 2009)Assent: 2 April 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: G Ed 72; LN 53/10 - 1 July 2010
Traffic (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 10 of 2009)Assent: 17 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 65/09 - 24 July 2009
Commenced: G Ed 49/10; LN 32/10 - 1 November 2009
Changes "Traffic Act" to "Road Transport Act" in all other legislation
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Criminal Procedure Code (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 18 of 2009)Assent: 28 August 2009
Gazetted: (i) G Ed 77/09 - 2 September 2009 & (ii) G Ed 85/09 -1 October 2009
Commenced: G Ed 86/09; LN 61/09 - 1 October 2009

Criminal Procedure Code (Amendment) Act 2014 (No. 2 of 2014)Assent: 14 May 2014
Gazetted: G Ed 46 - 20 May 14
Commenced: G Ed 73/14; LN 63/17 - 8 August 2017
Crown Proceedings Act (Cap. 8)Amended by:
Crown Proceedings (Amendment) Act 2003 (3/03)
Crown Proceedings (Amendment) Act 2003 (No. 3 of 2003)Assent: 22 August 2003
Gazetted: G Ed 96 - 19 September 2007
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 19 September 2007

Currency Declaration Act 2009 (No. 15 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 72/09 - 14 August 2009
Commenced: G Ed 106/09; GN [336]/09 - 1 January 2010
Customary Land Records Act (Cap.132)
Customs and Excise Act (Cap. 121)Amended by:
1. Customs and Excise (Amendment) Act 1999 (6/99)
2. Customs and Excise (Amendment of First Schedule) Order 2002 LN 16/2002
3. Customs and Excise (Amendment) Act 2002 (1/02)
4. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
5. Customs Valuation Act 2009 (19/09)
6. Customs and Excise (Amendment) Act 2012 (7/12)
7. Customs and Excise (Amendment) Act (No 2) (8/12)
Customs and Excise (Amendment) Act 1999 (No. 6 of 1999)Assent: 7 September 1999
Gazetted: G Ed 53/99 - 26 October 1999
Commenced: 1 March 2000
Customs and Excise (Amendment of First Schedule) Order 2002 - LN 16 of 2002Gazetted: 11 March 2002
Commenced: 11 March 2002
Customs and Excise (Amendment) Act 2002 (No.1 of 2002)Assent: 3 May 02
Gazetted: Unknown
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - so unknown
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Customs Valuation Act 2009 (No. 19 of 2009)Assent: 28 August 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 77/09 - 2 September 2009
Commenced: G Ed 139/10; LN 170/10 - 1 January 2011
Customs and Excise (Amendment) Act (No 7 of 2012)Assent: 18 December 2012
Gazetted: G Ed 79/12 - 27 December 2012
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 27 December 2012
Customs and Excise (Amendment)(No 2) Act (No 8 of 2012)Assent: 18 December 2012
Gazetted: G Ed 79/12 - 27 December 2012
Commenced: G Ed 53/13; LN57/13 - 1 August 2013
Customs Recognition Act 2000 (No. 7 of 2000)Assent: 18 January 2001
Gazetted: Unknown
Commenced: Unknown
Customs Valuation Act 2009 (No. 19 of 2009)Assent: 28 August 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 77/09 - 2 September 2009
Commenced: G Ed 139/10; LN 170/10 - 1 January 2011
Amends:
Customs and Excise Act (Cap. 121)

Amended by:
Customs Valuation (Amendment) Act 2010 (8 /10)
Customs Valuation (Amendment) Act 2010 (No. 8 of 2010)Assent: 1 October 2010
Gazetted: GN 105/10 - 6 October 2010
Commenced: G Ed 139/10; LN 170/10 - I November 2011

Index D

SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
Dangerous Drugs Act (Cap. 98)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Death and Fire Inquiries Act (Cap. 9)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Debit Tax Act 1995Assent: 25 January 1996
Gazetted: G Ed 6/96 - 26 January 1996
Commenced: Not found
Repealed by:
Debit Tax (Repeal) Act 1996 (7/96)
Debit Tax (Repeal) Act (No 7 of 1996)Assent: 22 January 1997
Gazetted: G Ed 7/97- 7 February 1997
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 7 February 1997
Debit Tax (Repeal) Act (No 7 of 1996)Assent: 22 January 1997
Gazetted: G Ed 7/97- 7 February 1997
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 7 February 1997
Debit Tax Act 1995
Delimitation of Marine Waters Act (Cap. 95)
Deportation Act (Cap. 58)Amended by:
1. Deporation (Amendment) Act (9/99)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act (14/09)
Repealed by:
Immigration Act (3/12)
Deportation (Amendment) Act 1999 (No. 9 of 1999)Assent: 10 December 99
Gazetted: G Ed 65/99 - 29 December 1999
Commenced: G Ed 11/00; LN 19/00 - 29 February 2000

Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Immigration Act 2012 (No. 3 of 2012)Assent: 9 March 2012
Gazetted: G Ed 11/12 - 12 March 2012
Commencement: G Ed 72/99; LN 56/14 - 6 August 2014
Deportation (Amendment) Act 1999 (No. 9 of 1999)Assent: 10 December 99
Gazetted: G Ed 65/99 - 29 December 1999
Commenced: G Ed 11/00; LN 19/00 - 29 February 2000

Deportation Act (Cap. 58)
Development Bank of Solomon Islands Act (Cap. 50)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Repealed by:
Development Bank of Solomon Islands Act (12/18)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Development Bank of Solomon Islands Act 2018 (No. 12 of 2018)Assent date: 7 December 2018
Gazetted: G Ed 155/18 - 10 December 2018
Commenced: G Ed 104/19; LN 56/19 - 21 June 2019

Development Bank of Solomon Islands Act 2018 (No. 12 of 2018)Assent date: 7 December 2018
Gazetted: G Ed 155/18 - 10 December 2018
Commenced: G Ed 104/19; LN 56/19 - 21 June 2019

Amends:
Financial Institutions Act 1998.
Repeals:
DBSI Act (Cap 50);
Diplomatic Privileges and Immunities Act (Cap. 67)
Diseases of Animals Act (Cap. 37)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Divestment of Government Assets or Services Act 1999 (No. 7 of 1999)Assent: 7 September 1999
Gazetted: G Ed 53/99 - 26 October 1999
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 26 October 1999

Documentary Evidence Act (Cap. 10)

Index E

SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
Education Act (Cap. 69)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Electoral Act 2018 (No. 6 of 2018)Assent: 7 September 2018
Gazetted: G Ed 100/2018 - 7 September 2018
Commenced: G Ed 104/18; LN 65/18 - 25 September 2018 -staggered commencement provisions: Appoints date of publication of the Commencement notice in the Gazette as the commencement date, except for ss 4 & 12, Part 4, Division 5 and s 107(2).

G Ed 177/19; LN 91/19 - 1 November 2019 - ss4, & 12, Part 4, Division 5
s 107(2) not yet commenced
Amended by:
Electoral (Amendment) Act (14/18)

Amends:
1. Political Parties Integrity Act 2014,
2. Honiara City Act 1999,
3. Provincial Government Act 1997 and
4. Public Holidays Act (Cap. 151) in Part 11;

Repeals: National Parliament (Electoral Provisions) Act (Cap. 87)
Electoral (Amendment) Act 2018 (No. 14 of 2018)Assent date: 7 December 2018
Gazetted: G Ed 155/2018 - 10 December 2018
Commenced: Date of assent - 7 Deecember 2018
Electricity Act (Cap. 128)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Emergency Powers Act (Cap. 11)
Employment Act (Cap. 72)
Environment Act 1998 (No 8 of 1998)Assent: 1 May 99
Gazetted: G Ed 53/99 - 26 October 1999
Commenced: (i) G Ed 34/02; LN 64/02 - 10 May 2002; (ii) G Ed 41/03; LN 77/03 - 1 September 2003
Amended by:
1. Environment Regulations 2008 LN 77 of 2008
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Environment Regulations 2008 - LN 77 of 2008Gazetted: 25 November 2008
Commenced: 25 November 2008
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Environmental Health Act (Cap. 99)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Essential Services Act (Cap. 12)Amended by:
1. Essential Services (Amendment) Act (1/01)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Essential Services (Amendment) Act 2001 (No. 1 of 2001)Assent: 23 May 2001
Gazetted: G Ed 26/01 - 13 June 2001
Commenced: G Ed 45/01; LN 133/01 - 13 June2001
Amends:
Essential Services Act (Cap. 12)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Evidence Act 2009 (No. 11 of 2009)Assent: 17 July 2009
Gazetted: GN 65/09 - 24 July 2009
Commenced: G Ed 86/09; LN 60/09 - 1 October 2009
Amended by:
Interpretation and General Provisions Act - Rectification Order LN 44 of 2010

Interpretation and General Provisions Act - Rectification Order 2010 - LN 44 of 2010Gazetted: 10 June 2010
Commenced: 10 June 2010
Exchange Control Act (Cap. 51)
Explosives Act (Cap. 79)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Extradition Act (Cap. 59)Repealed by:
Extradition Act 2010 (3/10)
Extradition Act 2010 (No. 3 of 2010)Assent: 7 April 2010
Gazetted: G Ed 41/10 - 9 April 2010
Commenced: G Ed 77/10; LN 60/10 - 9 July 2010
Extradition Act 2010 (No. 3 of 2010)Assent: 7 April 2010
Gazetted: G Ed 41/10 - 9 April 2010
Commenced: G Ed 77/10; LN 60/10 - 9 July 2010
Repeals:
Extradition Act (Cap. 59)

Index F

SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
Facilitation of International Assistance Act 2003 (No.1 of 2003)Assent: 21 July 2003
Gazetted: G Ed 33/03 - 23 July 2003
Commenced: On Assent - 21 July 2003
Amended by:
1. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
2. Facilitation of International Assistance (Amendment) Act 2009 (21/2009)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Facilitation of International Assistance (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 21 of 2009)Assent: 4 December2009
Gazetted: G Ed 105/09 - 11 December 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 11 December 2009
Family Protection Act 2014 (No. 15 of 2014)Assent: 22 September 2014
Gazetted: G Ed 92/14 - 22 September 2014
Commenced: G Ed 23/16; LN 9/16 - 1 April 2016
Financial Institutions Act 1998 (No.3 of 1998)Assent: 25 June 1998
Gazetted: GN 179/98 - 13 October 1998
Commenced: G Ed 25/98; LN 88/98 - 3 August 1998
Amended by:
1. Financial Institutions (Amendment) Act 1999 (No 11 of 1999);
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No 14 of 2009);
3. Financial Institutions (Amendment) Act (No 6 of 2013);
4. Development Bank of Solomon Islands Act (No. 12 of 2018)
Repeals:
The Banking Act 1976
Financial Institutions (Amendment) Act 1999 (No. 11 of 1999)Assent: 10 December 1999
Gazetted: G Ed 65/99 - 29 December 1999
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 29 December 1999

Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Financial Institutions (Amendment) Act 2013 (No. 6 of 2013)Assent: 10 August 2013
Gazetted: G ED 82 - 1 Nov 2013
Commenced: G Ed 61/13; LN 62/13 - 14 August 2013
Development Bank of Solomon Islands Act 2018 (No. 12 of 2018)Assent date: 7 December 2018
Gazetted: G Ed 155/18 - 10 December 2018
Commenced: G Ed 104/19; LN 56/19 - 21 June 2019

Firearms and Ammunition Act (Cap. 80)Amended by:
1. Firearms and Ammunition Act (2/00)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Firearms and Ammunition (Amendment) Act 2000 (No.2 of 2000)Assent: 18 January 2001
Gazettal: G Ed 65/00 - 29 December 2000
Commenced: Unknown
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Fisheries Act (Cap. 38)Repealed by:
Fisheries Act 1998 (6/98)
Subsidiary legislation saved
Fisheries Act 1998 (No. 6 of 1998)Assent: 10 July 1998
Gazetted: G Ed 40/98; GN [179]/98 - 13 October 1998
Commenced: G Ed 38/98; LN 115/98 - 1 October 1998
Fisheries Act 1998 (No. 6 of 1998)Assent: 10 July 1998
Gazetted: G Ed 40/98; GN [179]/98 - 13 October 1998
Commenced: G Ed 38/98; LN 115/98 - 1 October 1998
Fisheries (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 6 of 2009)Assent: 8 May 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 9 April 2009
Fisheries Management Act 2015 (No. 2 of 2015)Assent date: 8 May 2015
Gazetted: G Ed 55/15 -27 April 2015
Commenced: G Ed 76/15; LN50/2015 - 10 June 2015

Fisheries Management Act 2015 (No. 2 of 2015)Assent date: 8 May 2015
Gazetted: G Ed 55/15 -27 April 2015
Commenced: G Ed 76/15; LN50/2015 - 10 June 2015

Amends:
1. Town and Country Planning Act (Cap. 154);
2. Fisheries (United States of America) Treaty Act (Cap. 39);
3. Provincial Government Act 1997.
Repeals:
Fisheries Act 1998

Fisheries (USA) (Treaty) Act (Cap. 39)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Fishery Limits Act (Cap. 96)
Foreign Investment Act 2005 (No. 7 of 2005)Assent: 16 December 2005
Gazetted: G Ed 56/05 - 23 December 2005
Commenced: G Ed 46/06; LN 92/06 - 26 June 2006
Amended by:
1. Foreign Investment (Amendment and Validation) Act 2009 (13/09)
2. Rectification Order 2010 LN 44/10 - Commencement 10 June 2010
Repeals:
The Investment Act (Cap. 142)
Foreign Investment (Amendment and Validation) Act 2009 (No. 13 of 2009)Assent: 5 August 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 72/09 - 14 August 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 14 August 2009
Amends:
Foreign Investment Act 2005 (7/05)
Interpretation and General Provisions Act - Rectification Order 2010 - LN 44 of 2010Gazetted: 10 June 2010
Commenced: 10 June 2010
Foreign Judgments (Reciprocal Enforcement) Act (Cap. 13)
Forests Act 1999 (No 3 of 1999)Assent: 24 September 1999
Gazettal: G Ed 53/99 - 26 October 1999
Commenced: Not commenced
Amends:
North New Georgia Tmber Corporation Act (Cap. 43)

Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)

Repeals:
Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Act (Cap. 40)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation Act (Cap. 40)Amended by:
1. Forests Act 1999 (3/99)
2. Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Amendment) Act (6/00)
3. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Forests Act 1999 (No 3 of 1999)Assent: 24 September 1999
Gazettal: G Ed 53/99 - 26 October 1999
Commenced: Not commenced
Forest Resources and Timber Utilisation (Amendment) Act 2000 - (No. 6 of 2000)Assent: 18 January 2001
Gazetted: Unknown
Commenced: Unknown
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009

Index G

SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
Gaming and Lotteries Act (Cap. 139)Amended by:
1. Gaming and Lotteries (Amendment) Act 2004 (9/04)
2. Gaming and Lotteries (Amendment) Act 2006 (2/2006)
3. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/2009)
Gaming and Lotteries (Amendment) Act 2004 (No. 9 of 2004)Assent: 12 January 2005
Gazetted: Unknown
Commenced: G Ed 7/05; LN 20/05 - 7 February 2005
Gaming and Lotteries (Amendment) Act 2006 (No. 2 of 2006)Assent: 30 October 2006
Gazetted: G Ed 55/06 - 31 October 2006
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 31 October 2006

Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Goods Tax Act (Cap. 122)Amended by:
1. Goods Tax (Amendment) Order 1996 LN 84/96
2. Goods Tax (Amendment of Schedules) Order 1998 LN60/98
3. Goods Tax (Revocation of Exemption) Order 1998 LN 127/98
4. Goods Tax (Amendment) Order 2008 LN 27/08
5. Secured Transactions Act 2008 (4/08)
6. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
7. Customs and Excise (Amendment)(No.2)Act 2012 (8/12)
8. Goods Tax (Amendment) Act 2018 (7/18)
9. Goods Tax (Second Schedule)(Amendment) Order 2019 LN 73/19
Goods Tax (Amendment) Order 1996 - LN 84 of 1996
Gazetted: 19 July 1996
Commenced: 19 July 1996
Goods Tax (Amendment of Schedules) Order 1998 - LN 60 of 1998
Gazetted: 9 June 1998
Commenced: 9 June 1998
Goods Tax (Revocation of Exemption) Order 1998 - LN 127of 1998
Gazetted: 18 December 1998
Commenced: 18 December 1998
Goods Tax (Amendment) Order 2008 - LN 27 of 2008
Gazetted: 8 April 2008
Commenced: 8 April 2008
Secured Transactions Act 2008 (No. 4 of 2008)Assent: 22 August 2008
Gazetted: G Ed 82/08 - 5 September 2008
Commenced: G Ed 74/09; GN [218]/09 - 31 August 2009
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Customs and Excise (Amendment)(No 2) Act (No 8 of 2012)Assent: 18 December 2012
Gazetted: G Ed 79/12 - 27 December 2012
Commenced: G Ed 53/13; LN57/13 - 1 August 2013
Goods Tax (Amendment) Act 2018 (No. 7 of 2018)Assent date: 7 September 2017;
Gazetted: G Ed 100/2018 - 7 September 2018;
Commenced: LN64/2018 - 1 October 2018
Goods Tax (Second Schedule)(Amendment) Order 2019 - LN 73 of 2019Gazetted: 28 August 2019
Commenced: 28 August 2019
Government Loans and Securities Act (Cap. 119)
Governors-General (Pensions and Benefits) Act 2007 (No. 2 of 2007)Assent: 7 March 2007
Gazetted: G Ed 28 - 9 March 2007
Commenced: G Ed 51/07; LN 142/07 - 27 April 2007
Amended by:
Governors-General (Pensions & Benefits)(Amendment) Act 2012 (5/12)
Governors-General (Pensions and Benefits) (Amendment) Act 2012 (No. 5 of 2012)Assent: 5 November 2012
Gazetted: G Ed 70/12 - 9 November 2012
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 9 November 2012

Index H

SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
Health Services Act (Cap. 100)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Health Workers Act (Cap. 101)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Home Finance Corporation Act (Cap. 140)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Honiara City Act 1999 (No. 2 of 1999)Assent: 28 September 1999
Gazetted: G Ed 53/99 - 26 October 1999
Commenced: G Ed 56/99; LN 163A/99 - 29 October 1999
Amended by:
1. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
2. Electoral Act 2018 (No. 6 of 2018)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Electoral Act 2018 (No. 6 of 2018)Assent: 7 September 2018
Gazetted: G Ed 100/2018 - 7 September 2018
Commenced: G Ed 104/18; LN 65/18 - 25 September 2018 -staggered commencement provisions: Appoints date of publication of the Commencement notice in the Gazette as the commencement date, except for ss 4 & 12, Part 4, Division 5 and s 107(2).

G Ed 177/19; LN 91/19 - 1 November 2019 - ss4, & 12, Part 4, Division 5
s 107(2) not yet commenced

Index I

SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
Immigration Act (Cap. 60)Amended by:
1. Immigration (Amendment) Act 1998 (9/98)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act (14/09)
3. Immigration (Correction of Errors) Order 2010 (LN 18/20)

Repealed by:
Immigration Act (3/12).
Immigration (Amendment) Act 1998 (No. 9 of 1998)Assent: 12 August 1999
Gazetted: GEd 53/99 - 26 October 1999
Commenced: G Ed 52/99; LN 162/99 - 1 November 1999
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Immigration (Correction of Errors) Order 2010 (LN 18/10)Gazetted: 25 March 2010
Commenced: 25 March 2010
Immigration Act 2012 (No. 3 of 2012)Assent: 9 March 2012
Gazetted: G Ed 11/12 - 12 March 2012
Commencement: G Ed 72/99; LN 56/14 - 6 August 2014
Repeals:
1. Deportation Act (Cap. 58)
2. Immigration Act (Cap. 60)
Income Tax Act (Cap. 123)Amended by:
1. Income Tax (Amendment) Act 1996 (12/96)
2. Income Tax (Amendment) (No. 2) Act 1996 (13/96)
3. Income Tax (Exemption) Order 1997 (LN 84/97)
4. Income Tax (Amendment) Act 1998 (2/98)
5. Income Tax (Amendment) Act 1999 (14/99)
6. Income Tax (Amendment) Act 2005 (8/05)
7. Income Tax (Amendment) (No 2) Act 2005 (9/05)
8. Income Tax (Professional Services)(Amendment) Order 2007 (LN 36/07)
9. Income Tax (Amendment) Act 2007 (3/07)
10. Income Tax (Exemption) (Amendment) Order 2007 (LN 135/07)
11. Secured Transactions Act 2008 (4/08)
12. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
13. Income Tax (Amendment) Act 2011 (4/11)
14. Customs and Excise (Amendment)(No.2)Act 2012 (8/12)
15. Income Tax (Amendment) Act 2014 (7/14)
16. LN 16/18 - Amendment to Sixth and Seventh Schedules
17. Income Tax (Amendment) Act 2019 (4/19)
Income Tax (Amendment) Act 1996 (No 12 of 1996)Assent: 12 February 1997
Gazetted: G Ed 9 - 18 February 1997
Commenced: (i) G Ed 13/97; GN [48]/97 -7 March 1997; (ii)
G Ed 15/97; LN 43/97 - 19 March 1997
Income Tax (Amendment) Act (No 2) 1996 (No 13 of 1996)Assent: 12 February 1997
Gazetted: G Ed 9 - 18 February 1997
Commenced: (i) G Ed 13/97; GN [47]/97 - 7 March 97; (ii) G Ed 15/97; LN 44/97 - 19 March 97
Income Tax (Exemption) Order 1997 (LN 84/97)Gazetted: 20 June 1997
Commenced: 20 June 1997
Income Tax (Amendment) Act 1998 (No.2 of 1998)Assent: 3 June 1998
Gazetted: G Ed 40/18; GN [179]/98 - 13 October 1998
Commenced: G Ed 49/98; LN 136/98 - 21 December 1998
Income Tax (Amendment) Act 1999 (No. 14 of 1999)Assent: 10 December 1999
Gazetted: G Ed 65/99 - 29 December 1999
Commenced: G Ed 65/99; LN 183/99 - 4 January 2000

Income Tax (Amendment) Act 2005 (No.8 of 2005)Assent: 16 December 2005
Gazetted: G Ed 56/05 - 23 December 2005
Commenced: 1 January 2006

Income Tax (Amendment) (No 2) Act 2005 (No. 9 of 2005)Assent: 16 December 2005
Gazetted: G Ed 56/05 - 23 December 2005
Commenced: G Ed 27/06; LN 48/06 - 26 June 06
Income Tax (Professional Services) (Amendment) Order 2007 - LN 36 of 2007
Gazetted: 31 January 2007
Commenced: 1 March 2007
Income Tax (Amendment) Act 2007 (No. 3 of 2007)Assent: 7 March 2007
Gazetted: G Ed 28/07 - 9 March 2007
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 9 March 2007
Income Tax (Exemption) (Amendment) Order 2007 - LN 135 of 2007
Gazetted: 12 April 2007
Commenced: 12 April 2007
Secured Transactions Act 2008 (No. 4 of 2008)Assent: 22 August 2008
Gazetted: G Ed 82/08 - 5 September 2008
Commenced: G Ed 74/09; GN [218]/09 - 31 August 2009
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Income Tax (Amendment) Act 2011 (No. 4 of 2011)Assent: 16 December 2011
Gazetted: Unknown
Commenced: 1 January 2012
s.1(2) “…shall come into force on 1st January 2012 and subject to subsection (3) shall apply for the year commencing 1st January 2012.
(3) This Act shall apply to payments referred to in tax deduction provision made on or after 1st January 2012”
Customs and Excise (Amendment)(No 2) Act (No 8 of 2012)Assent: 18 December 2012
Gazetted: G Ed 79/12 - 27 December 2012
Commenced: G Ed 53/13; LN57/13 - 1 August 2013
Income Tax (Amendment) Act 2014 (No. 7 of 2014)Assent: 14 May 14
Gazettal: G Ed 46 – 20 May 2014
Comm't: 1 July 2014
Amendment to Sixth and Seventh Schedules of the Income Tax Act - LN 16 of 2018
Gazetted: 26 February 2018
Commenced: 1 March 2018
Income Tax (Amendment) Act 2019 (No. 4 of 2019)Assent date: 11 December 2019
Gazetted: G Ed 204/19 - 17 December 2019
Commenced: s 2 - 1 January 2020
Industrial Development Corporation (Cap. 176)
Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Insurance Act (Cap. 82)Amended by:
1. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
2. Companies Act 2009(1/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Companies Act 2009 (No. 1 of 2009)Assent: 2 April 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: G Ed 72; LN 53/10 - 1 July 2010
International Financial Organisations Act (Cap. 141)
Interpretation and General Provisions Act (Cap.85)
Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Interpretation and General Provisions (Validation and Indemnity) Act 2005 (No. 10 of 2005)Assent: 16 December 2005
Gazetted: G Ed 56/05 - 23 December 2005
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 23 December 2005
This Act does not make any changes to the I & GP Act but validates subsidiary legislation that had been made without following the legal procedures.
Interpretation and General Provisions (Validation and Indemnity) Act 2009 (No. 7 of 2009)Assent: 8 May 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 9 April 2009
This Act does not make any changes to the I & GP Act but validates subsidiary legislation that had been made without following the legal procedures.
Investment Act (Cap. 142)Amended by:
Investment (Amendment) Act) 1996 (No 10 of 1996)
Repealed by:
Foreign Investment Act 2005 (No 7 of 2005)
Investment (Amendment) Act (No 10 of 1996)Assent: 30 January 1997
Gazetted: G Ed 7 - 7 February 1997
Commenced: G Ed 16/97; LN 46/97 - 1 April 1997

Foreign Investment Act 2005 (No. 7 of 2005)Assent: 16 December 2005
Gazetted: G Ed 56/05 - 23 December 2005
Commenced: G Ed 46/06; LN 92/06 - 26 June 2006
Investment Corporation of Solomon Islands Act (Cap. 143)
Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Islanders Divorce Act (Cap. 170)Amended by:
Islanders Divorce (Amendment) Act 1998 (1/98)
Islanders Divorce (Amendment) Act 1998 (No 1 of 1998)Assent: 8 May 98
Gazetted: G Ed 40/98; GN [179]/98 - 13 October 1998
Commenced: 13 October 1998
Islanders' Marriage Act (Cap. 171)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009

Index J

SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
Juvenile Offenders Act (Cap. 14)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009

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SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
Labour Act (Cap. 73)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Land and Titles Act (Cap. 133)Amended by:
1. Secured Transactions Act 2008 (4/08)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Provisions Act 2009 (14/09)
3. Land and Titles (Amendment) Act 2014 (11/14)
4. Land and Titles (Amendment) Act 2016 (1/16)
5. Strata Titles Act 2018 (4/18)
Secured Transactions Act 2008 (No. 4 of 2008)Assent: 22 August 2008
Gazetted: G Ed 82/08 - 5 September 2008
Commenced: G Ed 74/09; GN [218]/09 - 31 August 2009
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Land and Titles (Amendment) Act 2014 (No. 11 of 2014)Assent: 12 June 2014
Gazetted: Unknown
Commenced: G Ed 80/14; LN 67/14 - 1 December 2014

Land and Titles (Amendment) Act 2016 (No.1 of 2016)Assent: 18 May 2016
Gazetted: G Ed 54/16 - 25 May 2016
Commenced: G Ed 55/16; LN24/16 - 1 June 2016
Land Surveys Act (Cap. 134)Repealed by:
Land Surveyors Act 2017 (2/17)
SL saved by s 41 of 2/17
Land Surveyors Act 2016 (No 2 of 2017)Assent date: 17 March 2017;
Gazetted: 24 March 2017; G Ed 25/2017
Commenced: 12 June 2017; LN 40/2017
Land Surveyors Act 2016 (No 2 of 2017)Assent date: 17 March 2017;
Gazetted: 24 March 2017; G Ed 25/2017
Commenced: 12 June 2017; LN 40/2017
Repeals:
Land Surveys Act (Cap. 134)
Act numbered 2 of 2017, but citation reads '2016' - to be corrected
Law Reform Commission Act (Cap. 15)
Leadership Code (Further Provisions) Act (Cap. 86)Repealed by:
Leadership Code (Further Provisions) Act 1999 (1/99)
Leadership Code (Further Provisions) Act 1999 (No. 1 of 1999)Assent: 24 September 1999
Gazetted: G Ed 53/99 - 26 October 1999
Commenced: G Ed 63/99; LN 178/99 - 4 January 2000
Leadership Code (Further Provisions) Act 1999 (No. 1 of 1999)Assent: 24 September 1999
Gazetted: G Ed 53/99 - 26 October 1999
Commenced: G Ed 63/99; LN 178/99 - 4 January 2000
Amended by:
1. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
2. Correction to Penalties Miscellaneous Amendment Act 2009 LN 43/16
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Correction to Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (LN 43/16)Gazetted: 5 August 2016
Commenced: 5 August 2016
Legal Practitioners Act (Cap. 16)Amended by:
1. Legal Practitioners (Amendment) Act 2003 (2/03)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Legal Practitioners (Amendment) Act 2003 (No. 2 of 2003)Assent: 22 August 2003
Gazetted: G Ed 96/07 - 19 September 2007
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 19 September 2007

Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Libraries (Deposit of Books) Act (Cap. 70)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Light Dues and Harbours Act (Cap. 159)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)

Repealed by:
Solomon Islands Maritime Authority Act 2018 (9/18)
Date of Repeal: 1 January 2021
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Licence Act (Cap. 124)
Lighting Control Act (Cap. 17)
Limitation Act (Cap. 18)
Liquor Act (Cap. 144)Amended by:
1. Liquor Fees (Amendment of Fees) Order 1997 (LN 78 of 1997)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Liquor Fees (Amendment of Fees) Order 1997 (LN 78 of 1997)Gazetted: 23 May 1997
Commenced: 23 May 1997
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Livestock Development Authority Act (Cap. 41)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Local Courts Act (Cap. 19)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Local Government Act (Cap. 117)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009

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SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
Magistrates' Courts Act (Cap. 20)Amended by:
1. Magistrate’s Courts (Amendment) Act 2007 (6/07)
2. Criminal Procedure Code (Amendment) Act 2009 (18/09)
3. Magistrates’ Court (Amendment) Act 2014 (1/14)
Magistrates' Courts (Amendment) Act 2007 (No. 6 of 2007)Assent: 27 August 2007
Gazetted: G Ed 89 - 31 August 2007
Commenced: G Ed 109/07; LN 173/07 - 22 October 2007
Criminal Procedure Code (Amendment) Act 2009 (No. 18 of 2009)Assent: 28 August 2009
Gazetted: (i) G Ed 77/09 - 2 September 2009 & (ii) G Ed 85/09 -1 October 2009
Commenced: G Ed 86/09; LN 61/09 - 1 October 2009

Magistrates' Courts (Amendment) Act 2014 (No. 1 of 2014)Assent: 14 May 2014
Gazetted: G Ed 46 – 20 May 2014
Commenced: G Ed 73/17; LN 64/17 - 8 August 2017
Maintenance Orders (Facilities for Enforcement) Act (Cap. 21)
Mamara-Tasivarongo-Mavo Development Agreement Act (Cap. 145)Amended by:
Mamara-Tasivarongo-Mavo Development Agreement Order LN 2 of 2014
Mamara-Tasivarongo-Mavo Development Agreement Order - LN 2 of 2014Gazetted: 17 January 2014
Commenced: 17 January 2014
Mamara-Tasivarongo-Mavo Development Agreement Act 1997 (No. 4 of 1997)Assent: 18 December 1997
Gazetted: G Ed 55/97; GN [243]/97 - 31 December 1997
Commenced: G Ed 12/98; LN 40/98 - 1 May 1998
Marriage of British Subjects (Facilities) Act (Cap. 172)
Maritime Safety Administration Act 2009 (No. 8 of 2009)Assent: 8 May 09
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: Unknown
Amends:
Research Act (Cap. 152)

Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)

Repeals:
1. Merchant Shipping (Fees) Act 1913
2. Light Dues and Harbours Act 1923
3. Seaman Discipline (Admiralty Transport) Act 1918
4. Shipping Act (Cap. 163) to be by notice by Minister published in Gazette

Repealed by:
Solomon Islands Maritime Authority Act 2018 (9/18)
Date of Repeal: 1 January 2021
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Medical and Dental Practitioners Act (Cap. 102)
Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Mental Treatment Act (Cap. 103)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Merchant Shipping (Fees) Act (Cap. 160)Repealed by:
Solomon Islands Maritime Authority Act 2018 (9/18)
SL saved

Date of Repeal: 1 January 2021

Maritime Safety Administration Act 2009 (No. 8 of 2009)Assent: 8 May 09
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: Unknown
Meteorology Act (Cap. 146)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Mines and Minerals Act (Cap. 42)Amended by:
1. Mines and Minerals (Amendment) Act 1996 (6/96);
2. Mines and Minerals (Amendment) Act 2008 (2/08);
3. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
4. Mines and Minerals (Amendment) Act 2014 (6/14)
Mines and Minerals (Amendment) Act (No 6 of 1996)Assent: 30 January 1997
Gazetted: G Ed 7 - 7 February 1997
Commenced: G Ed 13/97; GN [45]/97 - 7 March 1997
Mines and Minerals (Amendment) Act 2008 (No. 2 of 2008)Assent: 15 April 2008
Gazetted: G Ed 34/08 - 15 April 2008
Commenced: G Ed 68/10; LN 48/10 - 23 July 2009
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Mines and Minerals (Amendment) Act 2014 (No. 6 of 2014)Assent: 14 May 2014
Gazettal: G Ed 46/14 – 20 May 2014
Commenced: 1 July 2014 (section 1)
Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (No. 5 of 2002)Assent: 10 March 2003
Gazetted: G Ed 21/05 - 12 April 2005
Commenced: G Ed 10/06; LN 12/06 - Part II on 3 April 2006
Remainder - G Ed 23/05; LN 49/05 - 26 April 2005
Amended by:
1. Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime (Amendment) Act 2004 (7/04)
2. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
3. Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime (Amendment) Act 2010 (6/10)
Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime (Amendment) Act 2004 (No. 7 of 2004)Assent: 12 January 2005
Gazetted: G Ed 21/05 - 12 April 2005
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 12 April 2005

Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime (Amendment) Act 2010 (No. 6 of 2010)Assent: 21 April 2010
Gazetted: G Ed 47/10 - 23 April 2010
Commenced: GN [158]/10 - 14 May 2010
Motor Vehicles (Third-Party Insurance) Act (Cap. 83)
Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act 2002 (No.4 of 2002)Assent: 10 March 2003
Gazetted: G Ed 21/05 - 12 April 2005
Commenced: G Ed 70/04; LN 167/04 - 19 October 2004
Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009

Index N

SOLOMON ISLANDS INDEX OF ACTS
ATTORNEY GENERAL'S CHAMBERS

PRINCIPAL ACTConstituent LegislationAssent, Gazette & Commencement DatesAmendments and / or RepealsAdditional Information
National Archives Act (Cap. 147)Commenced: G Ed 82/ 17; LN 68/17 - 24 July 2017Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
National Archives Act was not commenced as at the date of the 1996 Consolidation
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
National Bank of Solomon Islands Act (Cap. 52)
National Disaster Council (Cap. 148)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
National Library Service Act (Cap. 71)
National Parks Act (Cap. 149)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
National Parliament (Electoral Provisions) Act (Cap. 87)
Amended by:
1. National Parliament Electoral Provisions (Amendment) Act 1997 (3/97)
2. National Parliament Electoral Provisions (Amendment) Act 2001 (5/01)
3. National Parliament Electoral Provisions (Correction of Errors) Order 2001 LN 169 of 2001
4. National Parliament Electoral Provisions (Amendment) Act 2005 (4/05)
5. Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
6. National Parliament Electoral Provisions (Amendment) Act 2010 (5/10)
7. National Parliament Electoral Provisions (Amendment) Act 2013 (4/13)
8. Political Parties Integrity Act 2014 (9/14)

Repealed by:
Electoral Act 2018 (6/18) [w.e.f 25 September 2018]

National Parliament Electoral Provisions (Amendment) Act 1997 (No. 3 of 1997)Assent: 25 June 1997
Gazetted: G Ed 33/97 - 25 June 1997
Commenced: Date of Gazettal: 25 June 1997

National Parliament Electoral Provisions (Amendment) Act 2001 (No. 5 of 2001)Assent: 28 August 2001
Gazettal: G Ed 44/01; LN 132/01 - 5 September 2001
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 5 September 2001

National Parliament Electoral Provisions (Correction of Errors) Order 2001 - LN 169 of 2001
Gazetted: 29 Oct ober 2001
Commenced: 29 October 2001
National Parliament (Electoral Provisions) (Amendment) Act 2005 (No. 4 of 2005)Assent: 6 September 2005
Gazetted: G Ed 42 - 20 September 2005
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 20 Sept 05

Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
National Parliament Electoral Provisions (Amendment) Act 2010 (No. 5 of 2010)Assent: 14 April 2010
Gazettal: G Ed 44/10 - 14 April 2010
Commenced: Section 1 - ss 1-4, 15-20 on 14 April 2010; ss 5-14, & 21 on 1 October 2010
National Parliament Electoral Provisions (Amendment) Act 2013 (No. 4 of 2013)Assent: 23 May 2013
Gazettal: G Ed 82/13 - 1 November 2013
Commenced: G Ed 47/13; LN 51/13 - 3 June 2013
Political Parties Integrity Act 2014 (No.9 of 2014)Assent: 12 June 14
Gazetted: Unknown
Commenced: G Ed 60/14; LN 51/14 - 30 June 14
National Transport Fund Act 2009 (No. 3 of 2009)Assent: 8 May 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: G Ed 63/10; GN [166]/10 - 4 June 2010
North New Georgia Timber Corporation Act (Cap. 43)Amended by:
1. Forests Act 1999 (3/99)
2. Companies Act 2009 (1/09)
3. North New Georgia Timber Corporation (Amendment) Act 2010 (1/10)
Forests Act 1999 (No 3 of 1999)Assent: 24 September 1999
Gazettal: G Ed 53/99 - 26 October 1999
Commenced: Not commenced
Companies Act 2009 (No. 1 of 2009)Assent: 2 April 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 35/09 - 9 April 2009
Commenced: G Ed 72; LN 53/10 - 1 July 2010
North New Georgia Timber Corporation (Amendment) Act 2010 (No. 1 of 2010)Assent: 26 March 2010
Gazettal: G Ed 38/10 - 1 April 2010
Commenced: Section 1 - 3 September 2009
Notaries Public Act (Cap. 22)Amended by:
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (14/09)
Penalties Miscellaneous Amendments Act 2009 (No. 14 of 2009)Assent: 29 July 2009
Gazetted: G Ed 85/09 - 1 October 2009
Commenced: Date of Gazettal - 1 October 2009
Nursing Council Act (Cap. 104)Amended by:
Nursing Council (Amendment) Act 1997 (6/97)
Nursing Council (Amendment) Act 1997 (No.6 of 1997)Assent: 10 July 1997
Gazetted: Unknown
Commenced: G Ed 33/98; LN 107/98 - 25 May 1998

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