Papua and New Guinea Act 1949-1973

determination by the High Commissioner, PNG

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  • Law -- Australia -- Territories and possessions.,
  • Australia -- Territories and possessions.,
  • Papua New Guinea -- Politics and government.

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StatementParliament of Australia.
SeriesCommon law abroad -- no. 97-532
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche
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Open LibraryOL20971769M

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INDEPENDENT STATE OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA No 26 of AN ACT ENTITLED CUSTOMS TARIFF ACT , Being an Act relating to duties of Customs, to be incorporated and read as one with the Customs Act (Chapter ). MADE by the National . Effective Saturday 3rd October , under the PNG National Pandemic Act , these International Travel Measures shall apply until the end of the Declaration of a Pandemic under the Act. Please ensure you are aware of the following requirements and restrictions prior travelling into Papua New Guinea . Waiting for me at Jayapura, a city of , on the northern coast near the border with Papua New Guinea, is Kembaren, 46, a Sumatran who came to Papua seeking adventure 16 years ago. Papua New Guinea’s customs laws prevent you from bringing drugs, prescription medicines, weapons, firearms, censored films, and obscene literature into Papua New Guinea. Restrictions governing the importation of all domestic pets such as cats/dogs into Papua New Guinea are also strictly enforced.

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And Whereas, since the twelfth day of February, One thousand nine hundred and forty-two, the provisions for the administration of the Territory of Papua and the Territory of New Guinea have been temporarily affected by regulations under the National Security Act – and the Defence (Transitional Provisions) Act – and by the.

PAPUA NEW GUINEA ACT - SECT. Enactments may amend or repeal existing laws. SECT Amended by No., s. Subject to this Act, a law continued in force by this Act may be amended or repealed by an enactment made under this Act, or by a law made under any such enactment.

PAPUA NEW GUINEA ACT - SECT. House. The Papua and New Guinea Act was an Act passed by the Parliament of Australia. It replaced the Papua Act and the New Guinea Actand changed the status of the territories of Papua and New Guinea by merging their administrations to form Papua and New ced: 1 July PAPUA NEW GUINEA.

MAGISTRATES' MANUAL. PAPUA NEW GUINEA. EDWARD R. HILL (BA, LLB) Lecturer in Law and Law Clinic Supervisor, School of Law, University of the South Pacific Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of British Columbia and the High Court of Fiji Formerly Lecturer, Faculty of Law, University of Papua New Guinea.

and. As PNG society continues to transform, family law will remain critical. Reading this book is important as is ensuring that an updated version and complementary publications are produced. Owen Jessep and John Luluaki.

Principles of Family Law in Papua New Guinea (2 nd ed.) Port Moresby: University of Papua New Guinea Press. (1) This Act may be cited as the Papua New Guinea Act (No. 2) (2) The Papua New Guinea Actas amended by the Papua New Guinea Actis in this Act referred to as the Principal Act.

(3) Section 1 of the Papua New Guinea Act is amended by omitting sub-section (2). The Papua and New Guinea Act is in this Act referred to as the Principal Act. (3.) The Principal Act, as amended by this Act, may be cited as the Papua and New Guinea Act Commencement.

—(1.) Subject to this section, this Act shall come into operation on the day on which it receives Papua and New Guinea Act 1949-1973 book Royal Assent. This booklet, Introduction to Human Rights Law – Papua New Guinea, highlights some of the specific legislation the Papua New Guinean (PNG) – Papua New Guinea.

3 Legal Literacy Book 3 15/07/ PM. Introduction to Human Rights Law - PNG Family Protection Act The new offence of Domestic Violence. Name: Criminal Code Act (Cap.

Country: Papua New Guinea: Subject(s): Criminal and penal law: Type of legislation: Law, Act: Adopted on: Entry into force. Following the passage of the Papua Act inBritish New Guinea became the Territory of Papua, and formal Australian administration began inalthough Papua remained under their control as a British possession until the independence of Papua New Guinea in There was little economic activity in Papua.

Why Invest in Papua New Guinea. Why Invest in Papua New Guinea; Country Profile; Economic Profile; Economic Policies; How to Invest in Papua New Guinea; Investment Incentives; Securities Commission Act Central Depositories Act Capital Market Act IPA Act IPA Regulation Changes to the Companies Act.

Companies Act. Education Act (Consolidated to No 13 of ) INDEPENDENT STATE OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA. [lxxxiv]Education ActBeing an Act to provide for the National Education System and to.

Selected Laws of Papua New Guinea: Volume 2 by Government of Papua New Guinea (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work.

The Papua and New Guinea Act – is in this Act referred to as the Principal Act. (3.) The Principal Act, as amended by this Act, may be cited as the Papua and New Guinea Act – Commencement. —(1.) Subject to the next succeeding sub-section, this Act shall come into operation on the day on which it receives the Royal Assent.

INDEPENDENT STATE OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA. CHAPTER No. Customs Act. Being an Act relating to the Customs. PART I.—PRELIMINARY. Interpretation. (1) In this Act, unless the contrary intention appears— "airport" means a place declared under Section 7(1)(d) to be, for the purposes of this Act, a place for the landing of aircraft; "airport owner.

CHANGES TO THE COMPANIES ACT The Papua New Guinea Companies Act of has been udated to improve corporate governance practices and ease regulatory burdens upon companies, making it easier to do business. The update will also trigger the development of an online business registry. The amendments are expected to come into effect on 1st 1.

This Act maybe cited as the Papua and New Guinea Act Short title. 39 2. This Act shall, except to the extent to which a contrary intention Commenc.m.n~ appears, come into operation on a date to be fixed by Proclamation (which elate Hhall, for tho purposes of any provi8ion of this Act Teferring.

Learn about the history of Papua New Guinea, including our ancestry, colonial settlers, WWII and our political history since Independence in PAPUA NEW GUINEA’S EARLY HISTORY Our ancient inhabitants are believed to have arrived in Papua New Guinea aboutyears ago from Southeast Asia during an Ice Age period when the sea was lower and distances between islands was shorter.

New. Legal capacity of the Independent State of Papua New Guinea. Vesting of rights and liabilities of former Government. Declarations by certain office-holders. Making of Declaration of Loyalty, etc. Taking certain oaths, etc., by non-citizens.

The National Gazette. Slavery, etc. The Territory of Papua and New Guinea was established by an administrative union between the Australian-administered territories of Papua and New Guinea in In December the name of the Territory changed to "Papua New Guinea" and in it became the Independent State of Papua New Guinea.

INDEPENDENT STATE OF PAPUA NEW GUlt~EA. of AN ACT entitled Land ActBeing. an Act relating to land. to consolidate and amend legislation relating to land. and to repeal various statutes.

and for related purposes. \iIADE by the National Parliament to come into operation in accordance with a notice in the. INDEPENDENT STATE OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA. AN ACT entitled Employment ActBeing an Act relating to the employment of certain persons.

PART I. – PRELIMINARY. INTERPRETATION. In this Act, unless the contrary intention appears– “accompanying dependants”, in relation to a married employee means. All export duties in respect of goods entered for export out of Papua New Guinea are charged, paid and collected in accordance with Section 5 of the Customs Tariff Act, as specified in column 3 of Schedule 2 and is subject to variation on export price change.

Where no item appears in Schedule 2 the "rate of export shall be free". The West New Guinea Debacle: Dutch Colonization and Indonesia, (Hawaii, ); John Saltford. The United Nations and the Indonesian Takeover of West Papua, (Routledge, ).

Denise Leith. The Politics of Power: Freeport in Suharto's Indonesia (Hawaii, ). Papua New Guinea - Papua New Guinea - The colonial period: Malay and possibly Chinese traders took spoils and some slaves from western New Guinea for hundreds of years.

The first European visitor may have been Jorge de Meneses, who possibly landed on the island in –27 while en route to the Moluccas. The first European attempt at colonization was made in by Lieut. John Hayes, a. A tropical rainforest in Papua New Guinea Jared Diamond’s journey of discovery began on the island of Papua New Guinea.

There, ina local named Yali asked Diamond a deceptively simple. Papua New Guinea stretches from just south of the Equator to the Torres Strait, which separates New Guinea from Cape York Peninsula to the south, the northernmost extension of Australia.

Mainland Papua New Guinea reaches its maximum north-south expanse of some miles ( km) along its western border with Indonesian Papua.

The Papua Act was an act passed by the Parliament of Australia to transfer the territory of Papua from Britain to long title of the Act was: An Act to provide for the acceptance of British New Guinea as a Territory under the authority of the Commonwealth, and for the Government thereof.

It formally incorporated Papua as an external territory of Australia and remained in. This figure was made for malangan (also spelled malagan or malanggan), a cycle of rituals of the people of the north coast of New Ireland, an island in Papua New an express many complex religious and philosophical ideas.

They are principally concerned with honoring and dismissing the dead, but they also act as affirmation of the identity of clan groups, and negotiate the. 1. Dual system of law in PNG. Papua New Guinea currently has a system of law that is often referred to as a dual system of law.

We say that to mean that PNG has a dual court system made up of a formal court system and a customary court system, which is recognized and established by the government, because many villages in PNG still maintain traditional dispute-management agencies[3].

Etymology. The word papua is derived from an old local term of uncertain origin. " New Guinea" (Nueva Guinea) was the name coined by the Spanish explorer Yñigo Ortiz dehe noted the resemblance of the people to those he had earlier seen along the Guinea coast of Africa. Guinea, in its turn, is etymologically derived from the Portuguese word Guiné.Parliament House is an interesting place whether parliament is sitting or not.

A small shop in the building has books and displays of Papua New Guinea's fantastic butterflies. Open am to 12 noon and pm to pm.Level 1: COVID Low. COVID in Papua New Guinea Decem If you travel, take steps before, during, and after travel to keep yourself and others from getting COVID; COVID Global Notice - Very High.

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