1. Title And Commencement
This Act shall be cited as “The Sale of Goods Act, 2011” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.
2. Repeal And Saving
1. Any provision of existing legislation in force in Southern Sudan which is governed by this Act, is hereby repealed, provided that all proceedings or Acts and regulations taken or made there under, except to the extent they are expressly or necessarily revoked or cancelled by this Act, shall remain in force or effect, until they are repealed or amended in accordance with the provisions of this Act.
2. Where any case relating to any provision of the existing legislation was pending before the court prior to the coming into force of this Act, that case shall continue to be heard by that court until completion.
The purpose of this Act is to provide for the law governing formation, effect of performance and breach of contracts for the sale of goods.