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Jamaica Independence Act 1962

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. 1.Provision for fully responsible status of Jamaica

  3. 2.Consequential modifications of British Nationality Acts

  4. 3.Consequential modification of other enactments

  5. 4.Interpretation

  6. 5.Short title

    1. FIRST SCHEDULE

      Legislative Powers of Jamaica

      1. 1.The Colonial Laws Validity Act, 1865, shall not apply to...

      2. 2.No law and no provision of any law made on...

      3. 3.The legislature of Jamaica shall have full power to make...

      4. 4.Without prejudice to the generality of the preceding provisions of...

      5. 5.Without prejudice to the generality of the preceding provisions of...

      6. 6.(1) Nothing in this Act shall confer on the legislature...

    2. SECOND SCHEDULE

      Amendments not affecting the Law of Jamaica

      1. Diplomatic immunities

        1. 1.In section four hundred and sixty-one of the Income Tax...

        2. 2.In subsection (6) of section one of the Diplomatic Immunities...

        3. 3.In subsection (5) of section one of the Diplomatic Immunities...

      2. Financial

        1. 4.In subsection (4) of section two of the Import Duties...

      3. Visiting forces

        1. 5.In the Visiting Forces (British Commonwealth) Act, 1933, section four...

        2. 6.In the Visiting Forces Act, 1952— (a) in paragraph (a)...

      4. Ships and aircraft

        1. 7.In subsection (2) of section four hundred and twenty-seven of...

        2. 8.In the proviso to subsection (2) of section six of...

        3. 9.In the definition of " excepted ship or aircraft "...

        4. 10.The Ships and Aircraft (Transfer Restriction) Act, 1939, shall not...

        5. 11.In the Whaling Industry (Regulation) Act, 1934, the expression "...

        6. 12.In paragraph (b) of subsection (7) of section two of...

      5. Copyright

        1. 13.If the Copyright Act, 1911, so far as in force...

      6. Divorce jurisdiction

        1. 14.In subsection (2) of section two of the Indian and...

      7. Commonwealth Institute

        1. 15.In subsection (2) of section eight of the Imperial Institute...

      8. Table of Statutes referred to in this Act

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