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Three month ‘delay’ for the Planning Act

Tuesday, July 6th, 2010

Three month ‘delay’ for the Planning Act

Minister of the Environment Earl Deveaux yesterday at AUTEC’s prentation. (Tim Clarke)

Minister of the Environment Earl Deveaux yesterday at AUTEC’s prentation. (Tim Clarke)

Published On:Monday, July 05, 2010

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

The Government has delayed implementation of the Planning and Subdivisions Act until October 1, 2010, the minister of the environment confirmed to Tribune Business yesterday, a move designed to give “interested” parties more time to assess the proposed Land Use Plan for New Providence.

Although the Act had originally been scheduled to take effect last Thursday, July 1, Earl Deveaux confirmed to Tribune Business: “The Government has determined to delay the coming into force, the implementation of the Planning and Subdivisions Act, until October 1.”

Tribune Business contacted Mr Deveaux after realtors and developers called this newspaper suggesting that the Government had decided to delay implementation for three months. (more…)

New Environment Minister Outlines Road Ahead

Thursday, July 3rd, 2008

July 2nd, 2008 New Environment Minister Outlines Road Ahead By Paige Ferguson

Newly appointed Minister of the Environment Dr. Earl Deveaux speaks about his new portfolio outside the Churchill Building on Bay Street Tuesday. (more…)

Bahamian Laws

Monday, March 5th, 2007

For Access to all the laws and subidiary legislation please visit http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/

AGRICULTURE & FISHERIES http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER242.html

ANIMAL CONTAGIOUS DISEASES http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER246.html

ANIMALS (CONTROL OF EXPERIMENTS) http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER247.html

ARCHIPELAGIC WATERS AND MARITIME JURISDICTION http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER282.html

COAST PROTECTION http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER204.html

CONSERVATION AND PROTECTION OF THE PHYSICAL LANDSCAPE OF THE BAHAMAS http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER260.html

CONTINENTAL SHELF http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER5.html

DOG LICENSE http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER378.html

ELECTRICITY http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER194.html

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SERVICES http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER232.html

FISHERIES RESOURCES (JURISDICTION AND CONSERVATION) http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER244.html

HOTELS ENCOURAGEMENT http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER289.html

INTERNATIONAL PERSONS LANDHOLDING http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER140.html

LOCAL GOVERNMENT http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER37.html

MERCHANT SHIPPING (OIL POLLUTION) http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER275.html

OUT ISLANDS ELECTRICITY http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER195.html

OUT ISLANDS UTILITIES http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER28.html

PETROLEUM http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER219.html

PLANTS PROTECTION http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER250.html

PUBLIC WORKS http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER26.html

RECLAMATION AND DRAINAGE An Act to provide for reclamation and drainage of swampy areas. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER259.html

SOUTH ELEUTHERA WATER SUPPLY An Act to authorise the entering into of an agreement between the Government and the South Eleuthera Power and Light Company Limited for the establishment of a water supply system in the Settlement of Rock Sound and its environments and for matters incidental thereto. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER198.html

THE BAHAMAS MARITIME AUTHORITY An Act to provide for the establishment of a body corporate to be known as The Bahamas Maritime Authority, and for the functions relating to that Authority and to make provision in respect of matters connected therewith or ancillary thereto. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER283.html

THE BAHAMAS NATIONAL TRUST An Act to incorporate and confer powers upon The Bahamas National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER391.html

TOWN PLANNING An Act relating to town planning. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER255.html

WILD ANIMALS (PROTECTION) An Act to make provision for the control of the taking and export of wild animals. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER248.html

WILD BIRDS PROTECTION An Act to make provision for the protection of wild birds. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER249.html

For Access to all the laws and subidiary legislation please visit http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/

AGRICULTURE & FISHERIES http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER242.html

ANIMAL CONTAGIOUS DISEASES http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER246.html

ANIMALS (CONTROL OF EXPERIMENTS) http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER247.html

ARCHIPELAGIC WATERS AND MARITIME JURISDICTION http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER282.html

COAST PROTECTION http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER204.html

CONSERVATION AND PROTECTION OF THE PHYSICAL LANDSCAPE OF THE BAHAMAS http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER260.html

CONTINENTAL SHELF http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER5.html

DOG LICENSE http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER378.html

ELECTRICITY http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER194.html

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SERVICES http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER232.html

FISHERIES RESOURCES (JURISDICTION AND CONSERVATION) http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER244.html

HOTELS ENCOURAGEMENT http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER289.html

INTERNATIONAL PERSONS LANDHOLDING http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER140.html

LOCAL GOVERNMENT http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER37.html

MERCHANT SHIPPING (OIL POLLUTION) http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER275.html

OUT ISLANDS ELECTRICITY http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER195.html

OUT ISLANDS UTILITIES http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER28.html

PETROLEUM http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER219.html

PLANTS PROTECTION http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER250.html

PUBLIC WORKS http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER26.html

RECLAMATION AND DRAINAGE An Act to provide for reclamation and drainage of swampy areas. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER259.html

SOUTH ELEUTHERA WATER SUPPLY An Act to authorise the entering into of an agreement between the Government and the South Eleuthera Power and Light Company Limited for the establishment of a water supply system in the Settlement of Rock Sound and its environments and for matters incidental thereto. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER198.html

THE BAHAMAS MARITIME AUTHORITY An Act to provide for the establishment of a body corporate to be known as The Bahamas Maritime Authority, and for the functions relating to that Authority and to make provision in respect of matters connected therewith or ancillary thereto. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER283.html

THE BAHAMAS NATIONAL TRUST An Act to incorporate and confer powers upon The Bahamas National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER391.html

TOWN PLANNING An Act relating to town planning. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER255.html

WILD ANIMALS (PROTECTION) An Act to make provision for the control of the taking and export of wild animals. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER248.html

WILD BIRDS PROTECTION An Act to make provision for the protection of wild birds. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER249.html

Bahamian Laws

Monday, March 5th, 2007

For Access to all the laws and subidiary legislation please visit http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/

AGRICULTURE & FISHERIES http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER242.html

ANIMAL CONTAGIOUS DISEASES http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER246.html

ANIMALS (CONTROL OF EXPERIMENTS) http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER247.html

ARCHIPELAGIC WATERS AND MARITIME JURISDICTION http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER282.html

COAST PROTECTION http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER204.html

CONSERVATION AND PROTECTION OF THE PHYSICAL LANDSCAPE OF THE BAHAMAS http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER260.html

CONTINENTAL SHELF http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER5.html

DOG LICENSE http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER378.html

ELECTRICITY http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER194.html

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SERVICES http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER232.html

FISHERIES RESOURCES (JURISDICTION AND CONSERVATION) http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER244.html

HOTELS ENCOURAGEMENT http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER289.html

INTERNATIONAL PERSONS LANDHOLDING http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER140.html

LOCAL GOVERNMENT http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER37.html

MERCHANT SHIPPING (OIL POLLUTION) http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER275.html

OUT ISLANDS ELECTRICITY http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER195.html

OUT ISLANDS UTILITIES http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER28.html

PETROLEUM http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER219.html

PLANTS PROTECTION http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER250.html

PUBLIC WORKS http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER26.html

RECLAMATION AND DRAINAGE An Act to provide for reclamation and drainage of swampy areas. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER259.html

SOUTH ELEUTHERA WATER SUPPLY An Act to authorise the entering into of an agreement between the Government and the South Eleuthera Power and Light Company Limited for the establishment of a water supply system in the Settlement of Rock Sound and its environments and for matters incidental thereto. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER198.html

THE BAHAMAS MARITIME AUTHORITY An Act to provide for the establishment of a body corporate to be known as The Bahamas Maritime Authority, and for the functions relating to that Authority and to make provision in respect of matters connected therewith or ancillary thereto. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER283.html

THE BAHAMAS NATIONAL TRUST An Act to incorporate and confer powers upon The Bahamas National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER391.html

TOWN PLANNING An Act relating to town planning. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER255.html

WILD ANIMALS (PROTECTION) An Act to make provision for the control of the taking and export of wild animals. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER248.html

WILD BIRDS PROTECTION An Act to make provision for the protection of wild birds. http://laws.bahamas.gov.bs/statutes/statuteCHAPTER249.html