THE PUBLIC PREMISES EVICTION ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2006

This Act shall be cited as “The Public Premises Eviction Act, 2006” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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THE CODE OF EVIDENCE ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2006

This Act shall be cited as “The Code of Evidence Act, 2006” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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THE INTERPRETATION OF LAWS AND GENERAL PROVISIONS ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2006

This Act shall be cited as “The Interpretation of Laws and General Provisions Act, 2006” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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THE INVESTIGATION COMMITTEES ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2006

This Act shall be cited as “The Investigation Committees Act, 2006” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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PERSONAL INCOME TAX ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2007

This Act shall be cited as “The Personal Income Tax Act, 2007” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President of the Government of Southern Sudan.

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SOUTHERN SUDAN RESEARCH COUNCIL ACT, 2007

This Act shall be cited as “The Southern Sudan Research Council Act, 2007” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President of the Government of Southern Sudan.

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CIVIL PROCEDURES ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2007

This Act shall be cited as “The Civil Procedures Act, 2007” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President of the Government of Southern Sudan.

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BROADCASTING CORPORATION ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2013

Broadcasting Corporation Act, South Sudan Broadcasting Corporation, SSBC, Broadcasting Corporation Act, laws governing broadcasting, broadcasters, public broadcasting

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THE ADVOCATES ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2013

This Act shall be cited as “The Advocates Act, 2013” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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MEDIA AUTHORITY ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2013

This Act shall be cited as “The Media Authority Act, 2013” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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RIGHT TO ACCESS INFORMATION ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2013

This Act shall be cited as “The Right of Access to Information Act, 2013” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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NATIONAL SECURITY SERVICE BILL OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2014

This Bill shall be cited as “The National Security Service Bill, 2014” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President of the Republic.

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THE NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS BILL OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2015

This Bill shall be cited as “Non-Governmental Organizations Bill, 2015” and shall come into force on the date of its assent by the President.

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RELIEF AND REHABILITATION COMMISSION BILL OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2015

This Bill shall be cited as “Relief and Rehabilitation Commission Bill, 2015” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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THE NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2016

This Act shall be cited as “Non-Governmental Organizations Act, 2016” and shall come into force on the date of its assent by the President.

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RELIEF AND REHABILITATION COMMISSION ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2016

This Act shall be cited as “Relief and Rehabilitation Commission Act, 2016” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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THE MINISTRY OF LEGAL AFFAIRS AND CONSTITUTIONAL DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2008

This Act shall be cited as “The Ministry of Legal Affairs and Constitutional Development Organization Act, 2008” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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THE JUDICIAL SERVICE COUNCIL ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2008

This Act shall be cited as “The Judicial Service Council Act, 2008” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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THE AGENCY ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2008

This Act shall be cited as “The Agency Act, 2008” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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THE CHILD ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2008

This Act shall be cited as “The Child Act, 2008” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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THE CONTRACT ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2008

This Act shall be cited as “The Contract Act, 2008” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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REFUGEE ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

This Act shall be cited as “The Refugee Act, 2012” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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THE BANKING ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

This Act shall be cited as “Banking Act, 2012” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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FOREIGN EXCHANGE BUSINESS ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

In accordance with the provisions of Article 86 (2) (3) read together with Article 55 (2) (3) (b) of the Transitional Constitution of the Republic of South Sudan, 2011 the National Legislative Assembly, ratifies and promulgates the following into law:

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TAXATION AMENDMENT ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2016

This Act shall be cited as the “Taxation Amendment Act, 2016” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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GENEVA CONVENTION ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

This Act shall be cited as “The Geneva Convention Act, 2012” and shall commence on the date of its signature by the President.

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IMPORTS AND EXPORTS ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

This Act shall be cited as “The Regulation of Imports and Exports Act, 2012” and shall commence on the date of its signature by the President.

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APPROPRIATION ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012/2013

This Act shall be cited as “The Appropriation Act, 2012/2013” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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RED CROSS SOCIETY ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

This Act shall be cited as “The South Sudan Red Cross Society Act, 2012” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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POLITICAL PARTIES ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

This Act shall be cited as “The Political Parties Act, 2012” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President.

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PETROLEUM ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

1. Title and Commencement This Act shall be cited as “The Petroleum Act, 2012” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Repeal and Saving 1. Any provision of existing legislation, the subject matter of which is governed by this Act is hereby repealed to the extent that it conflicts with any provision of this Act. 2. The same principle set out in subsection (1) of this Section, with such modifications as the circumstances require, shall apply to existing proceedings, orders and regulations.

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ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING AND COUNTER TERRORIST FINANCING ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

1. Title And Commencement This Act shall be cited as “The Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Terrorist Financing Act, 2012” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Repeal And Saving Any existing legislation governing the subject of this Act is hereby repealed; provided that any orders issued or regulations made thereunder, except to the extent they are cancelled by or are otherwise inconsistent with provisions of this Act shall continue in force and effect until repealed or amended by this Act.

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CIVIL AVIATION AUTHORITY ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

1. Title And Commencement This Act shall be cited as “The Civil Aviation Authority Act, 2012” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Repeal And Saving Any provisions of existing legislation in South Sudan which are governed by this Act are hereby repealed or cease to operate in South Sudan; provided that all proceedings, orders and regulations taken or made there under, except to the extent they are revoked by or are otherwise inconsistent with the provisions of this Act, shall remain in force or effect until they are repealed or amended in accordance with provisions of this Act. 3. Purpose The purpose of this Act is to provide a regulatory framework for a Civil Aviation Authority in South Sudan and to establish an autonomous institution to supervise, promote, develop and regulate the Civil Aviation industry and to provide a system for assuring aviation safety and security of aerodromes and airstrips and compliance with aviation standards and international best practices.

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DRUG AND FOOD CONTROL AUTHORITY ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

1. Title And Commencement This Act shall be cited as “Drug and Food Control Authority Act, 2012” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Repeal And Saving Any provisions of the existing legislation which are governed by this Act are hereby repealed; provided that, all proceedings, orders and regulations taken or made thereunder, except to the extent they are cancelled by or are otherwise inconsistent with provisions of this Act shall remain in full force and effect, until they are repealed or amended in accordance with the provisions of this Act.

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CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN 2011

1. Title And Commencement This Act shall be cited as “The Consumer Protection Act, 2011” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Interpretations In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires: “Council” means the Consumer Protection Council established by section 11;

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WAR DISABLED, WIDOWS AND ORPHANS COMMISSION ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN 2011

1. Title And Commencement This Act shall be cited as “The Southern Sudan War Disabled, Widows and Orphans Commission Act, 2011” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Repeal And Saving Any provisions of existing Legislation in Southern Sudan which are governed by this Act, with the exception of national Legislation that governs the same matter, are hereby repealed or cease to operate in Southern Sudan; provided that, all proceedings, orders and regulations taken or made thereunder, except to the extent they are cancelled by or are otherwise inconsistent with the provisions of this Act, shall remain in force or effect, until they are repealed or amended in accordance with the provisions of the Act.

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THE HIGHER EDUCATION ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

1. Title And Commencement This Act shall be cited as “The Higher Education Act, 2012” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Repeal And Saving Any existing legislation in the Republic of South Sudan that governs the same matters as set forth in this Act are hereby repealed or ceased to operate, provided that all proceedings, orders, actions or regulations issued or appointments made in accordance with provisions of the repealed laws, except to the extent they are cancelled by or are otherwise inconsistent with provisions of this Act, shall continue in force until they are expressly repealed or amended in accordance with provisions of this Act.

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THE INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND & WORLD BANK GROUP INSTITUTIONS ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2011

This Act may be cited as “The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group Institutions Act, 2011” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Purpose The purpose of this Act is to make provisions for acceptance of membership by the Government of the Republic of South Sudan (hereinafter referred to as South Sudan) in the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group institutions and to provide for related matters. 3. Authority And Application This Act is drafted in accordance with the provisions of Articles 57 (d), 101(p), 184 and Schedule A (3) of the Transitional Constitution of the Republic of South Sudan, 2011, and shall have application throughout South Sudan.

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THE COMPANIES ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

In accordance with the provisions of Article 55 (2) (b) (3) read together with Article 85 (1) of the Transitional Constitution of the Republic of South Sudan, the National Legislative Assembly, with assent of the President of the Republic of South Sudan, hereby enacts the following: CHAPTER I PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS 1. Title And Commencement This Act shall be cited as “The Companies Act, 2012” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Repeal And Saving 1. The Companies Act, 2003 is hereby repealed, provided that all actions taken or orders issued in accordance with the repealed law shall continue to operate till they are repealed or amended in accordance with the provisions of this Act. 2. Any other law governing the provisions of this Act shall cease to operate in South Sudan provided that actions taken, proceedings, orders, regulations and all actions taken or made thereunder, except to the extent they are cancelled by or are otherwise inconsistent with the provisions of this Act, shall remain in force or effect until they repealed or amended in accordance with the provisions of this Act. 3. Purpose The purpose of this Act is to provide for, and to consolidate the law relating to incorporation, regulation and voluntary winding up of companies and to make provisions for other related matters.

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THE SALE OF GOODS ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2011

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. 3. Purpose 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.

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NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

1. Title And Commencement This Act shall be cited as “The National Bureau of Standards Act, 2012” and shall commence on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Purpose Of Act The purpose of this Act is to provide for a legal framework for the standardization of commodities and processes in South Sudan. 3. Application This Act applies to the whole of South Sudan.

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THE LEGAL TRAINING INSTITUTE ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2012

1. Title And Commencement This Act shall be cited as “South Sudan Legal Training Institute Act, 2012” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Repeal And Saving Any existing legislation governing the subject of this Act is hereby repealed; provided that any orders issued or regulations made thereunder, except to the extent they are cancelled by or are otherwise inconsistent with provisions of this Act shall continue in force and effect until repealed or amended by this Act.

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THE AUDIT CHAMBER ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2011

1. Title And Commencement This Act shall be cited as “The Southern Sudan Audit Chamber Act, 2011” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Repeal And Saving Any provisions of any existing Legislation which are governed by this Act are hereby repealed or cease to operate; provided that, all appointments, orders and regulations taken or made there under, except to the extent they are cancelled by or are otherwise inconsistent with the provisions of this Act, shall remain in full force or effect, until they are repealed or amended in accordance with the provisions of this Act.

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THE NATIONALITY ACT OF SOUTH SUDAN, 2011

1. Title And Commencement This Act may be cited as “The Nationality Act, 2011” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Repeal And Saving Any provisions of existing legislation that are governed by the provisions of this Act are hereby repealed; provided that all proceedings, orders and regulations taken or made under the provisions of such existing legislation, except to the extent they are repealed by or are otherwise inconsistent with the provisions of this Act, shall remain in full force, until they are repealed or amended in accordance with the provisions of this Act. 3. Purpose The purpose of this Act is to provide a legal framework governing the acquisition and loss of South Sudanese Nationality, and other matters related thereto.

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THE BANK OF SOUTH SUDAN ACT, 2011

This Act shall be cited as “Bank of South Sudan Act, 2011” and shall come into force on the date of its signature by the President. 2. Repeal And Saving Any existing legislation in South Sudan, that governs the same matters as set forth in this Act, are hereby repealed or cease to operate in South Sudan; provided that, all proceedings, orders and regulations taken or made there under, except to the extent they are cancelled by or are otherwise inconsistent with the provisions of this Act, shall remain in force or effect, until they are repealed or amended in accordance with the provisions of this Act.

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