Blackhall’s Laws of Sri Lanka Monthly Statutes Bulletin 2014

Acts (1 to 46) 2014

NEW ENACTMENTS

1. INSTITUTE OF GEOLOGY, SRI LANKA (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 3 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Institute of Geology, Sri Lanka
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of March 07, 2014.)

 

2. PHILIP GUNAWARDENA COMMEMORATIVE SOCIETY (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 4 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Philip Gunawardena Commemorative Society
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of March 07, 2014.)

 

3. CHANDIMA WEERAKKODY FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 5 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the ChandimaWeerakkody Foundation (Incorporation) Act, No 5 of 2014
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of March 07, 2014.)

 

4. SAMASTHA LANKA SASANARAKSHAKAMANDALAYA (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 16 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Samastha Lanka Sasanarakshaka Mandalay
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 25, 2014.)

 

5. REHABILITATION OF BUDDHIST TEMPLES FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 17 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Rehabilitation of Buddhist Temples Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 25, 2014.)

 

6. KUMARASIRI HETTIGE FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 19 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Kumarasiri Hettige Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of June 20, 2014.)

 

7. MOHAN LAL GRERO FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 20 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Mohan Lal Grero Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of June 20, 2014.)

 

8. VICTOR ANTONY EDUCATIONAL, SOCIAL, ECONOMIC SERVICES AND CHARITY FOUNDATION INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 21 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Victor Antony Educational, Social, Economic Services and Charity Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of June 20, 2014.)

 

9. DAMPE, MEEGODA, BODHIWARDHANARAMA SRI MADURASAMA PIRIVEN VIHARASTHA SANWARDHANA SABHAWA (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 22 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Dampe, Meegoda, Bodhiwardhanarama Sri Madurasama Piriven Viharastha Sanwardhana Sabhawa
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of July 25, 2014.)

 

10. NIMAL SIRIPALA DE SILVA FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 23 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Nimal Siripala De Silva Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of July 25, 2014.)

 

11. LAKSHMAN WASANTHA PERERA COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 24 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Lakshman Wasantha Perera Community Development Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of July 25, 2014.)

 

12. JOHN SENEVIRATNE FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 27 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the John Seneviratne Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of August 22, 2014.)

 

13. BODHIRAJARAMA EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, No. 28 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Bodhirajarama Educational and Cultural Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of August 22, 2014.)

 

14. VASANTHA SENANAYAKE FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, No. 29 OF 2014

An Act to Incorporate the Vasantha Senanayake Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of August 22, 2014.)

 

15. OCEAN UNIVERSITY OF SRI LANKA ACT, NO. 31 OF 2014

An Act to provide for the Establishment, Maintenance and Administration of the Ocean University of Sri Lanka.
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of September 12, 2014.)

 

16. PIYASENA GAMAGE FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 32 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Piyasena Gamage Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of September 12, 2014.)

 

17. CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT ACT, NO. 33 OF 2014

An Act to provide for the Development of The Construction Industry In Sri Lanka
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of October 17, 2014.)

 

18. LAND (RESTRICTIONS ON ALIENATION) ACT, NO. 38 OF 2014

An Act to make provisions to stipulate Restrictions on the Alienation of Lands in Sri Lanka to Foreigners, Foreign Companies and certain Institutions with Foreign Shareholding
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of October 31, 2014.)

 

19. DFCC BANK (REPEAL AND CONSEQUENTIAL PROVISIONS) ACT, NO. 39 OF 2014

An Act to make provisions for Registration of the DFCC Bank as a Public Limited Company with the name “DFCC Bank PLC” and to provide for the provisions consequential to such registration
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of November 07, 2014.)

 

20. SRI LANKA ATOMIC ENERGY ACT, NO. 40 OF 2014

An Act to provide for the establishment of the Sri Lanka Atomic Energy Board and Atomic Energy Regulatory Council and the matters connected therewith
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of November 07, 2014.)

 

21. APPROPRIATION ACT, NO. 41 OF 2014

An Act to provide for the service of the financial year 2015; to authorise the raising of loans in or outside Sri Lanka, for the purpose of such service; to make financial provision in respect of certain activities of the government during that financial year; to enable the payment by way of advances out of the consolidated fund or any other fund or moneys, of or at the disposal of the government, of moneys required during that financial year for expenditure on such activities; to provide for the refund of such moneys to the consolidated fund and to make provision for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of November 28, 2014.)

 

22. KALPAWRUKSHA DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION)ACT, NO. 42 OF 2014.

An Act to Incorporate The Kalpawruksha Development Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of November 28, 2014.)

 

23. SIVMUNI SE VEHERA BUDDHIST FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 43 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the Sivmuni Se Vehera Buddhist Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of November 28, 2014.)

 

24. P. HARRISON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 44 OF 2014

An Act to incorporate the P.Harrison Community Development Foundation
(Part II of the Gazetteof the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of November 28, 2014.)

 

25. SRI LANKA ASSOCIATION OF PROFESSIONAL SOCIAL WORKERS (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 46 OF 2014

An Act to Incorporate The Sri Lanka Association Of Professional Social Workers
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of November 28, 2014.)

 

 

AMENDMENT

1. INSTITUTE OF POLICY STUDIES OF SRI LANKA (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 1 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Institute of Policy Studies of Sri Lanka Act, No. 53 of 1988
Section 7 amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of February 07, 2014
Amended Institute of Policy Studies Of Sri Lanka

 

2. NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 2 OF 2014

An Act to amend the National Institute of Business Management Law, No. 23 of 1976
Section 6 amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of February 21, 2014.)
Amended National Institute of Business Management Act

 

3. MEDICAL (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 6 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Medical Ordinance (Chapter 105)
Sections 29 and 74 amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 11, 2014.)
Amended Medical Act

 

4. VALUE ADDED TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 7 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Value Added Tax Act, No. 14 of 2002
Sections 3, 8 10, 20, 22, 25C, 25D, 40, 71, 83, and First Schedule amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 25, 2014.)
Amended Value Added Tax Act

 

5. INLAND REVENUE (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 8 OF 2014

An Act amend to the Inland Revenue Act, No. 10 of 2006
Sections 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 16D, 16E, 17A, 22, 25, 26, 32, 33, 34, 40A, 40B, 50, 51, 52, 56C, 59B, 59D, 63, 76, 79, 105, 106, 107, 117, 117A, 133, 135, 137, 163, 176, 195, 209, 212, 217, Second Schedule and Fifth
Schedule amended
Sections 40C, 59F, 59G and 59H inserted
Section 58 substituted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 25, 2014.)
Amended Inland Revenue Act

 

6. MONETARY LAW (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 15 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Monetary Law Act (Chapter 422)
Section 6 amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 25, 2014.)
Amended Monetary Law Act

 

7. ECONOMIC SERVICE CHARGE (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 9 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Economic Service Charge Act, No. 13 of 2006
Sections 3 and 9 amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 25, 2014.)
Amended Economic Service Charge Act

 

8. NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 10 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Nation Building Tax Act, No. 9 of 2009
Section 3 and First Schedule amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 25, 2014.)
Amended Nation Building Tax Act

 

9. TELECOMMUNICATION LEVY (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 11 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Telecommunication Levy Act, No. 21 of 2011
Section 2, 3, 4 and 12 amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 25, 2014.)
Amended Telecommunication Levy Act

 

10. SPECIAL COMMODITY LEVY (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 12 OF 2014

An Act to amend Schedule to the Special Commodity Levy Act, No. 48 of 2007
Schedule amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 25, 2014.)
Amended Special Commodity Levy Act

 

11. COMPANIES (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 13 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Companies Act, No. 7 of 2007
Sections 132, 529 and Ninth Schedule amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 25, 2014.)
Amended Companies Act

 

12. DEFAULT TAXES (SPECIAL PROVISIONS) (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 14 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Default Taxes (Special Provisions) Act, No. 16 of 2010
Section 10 amended
Sections 10A, 10B, 10C, 10D, 10E, 10F and 10G inserted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 25, 2014.)
Amended Default Taxes Act

 

13. NATIONAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 18 OF 2014

An Act to amend the National Enterprise Development Authority Act, No. 17 of 2006.
Section 3 of the Act amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of June 06, 2014.)
Amended National Enterprise Development Authority Act

 

14. INSTITUTE OF FUNDAMENTAL STUDIES, SRI LANKA (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 25 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Institute of Fundamental Studies, Sri Lanka Act, No. 55 of 1981.
Section 3 of the Act amended
Long title,Sections 3,6,7,11,44 of the Act are amended.
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of August 08, 2014.)
Amended National institute of Fundamental studies, Sri Lanka Act

 

15. PRESCRIPTION (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 26 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Prescription Ordinance (Chapter 68)
Section 15 amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of August 08, 2014.)
Amended Prescription ordinance

 

16. ROMAN CATHOLIC ARCHBISHOP AND BISHOPS OF CEYLON (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 30 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Roman Catholic Archbishop And Bishops of Ceylon Ordinance
Section 6 amended
Section 3E and 5E inserted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of August 22, 2014.)
Amended Roman Catholic Archbishop and Bishops of Ceylon Act

 

17. MUNICIPAL COUNCILS (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 34 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Municipal Councils Ordinance
Section 215B inserted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of October 24, 2014.)
Amended Municipal councils ordinance

 

18. URBAN COUNCILS (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 35 OF 2014

An act to amend the Urban Councils Ordinance (chapter 255)
Section 178B inserted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of October 24, 2014.)
Amended Urban Councils Act

 

19. PRADESHIYA SABHA (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 36 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Pradeshiya Sabha Act
Section 169A inserted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of October 24, 2014.)
Amended Pradeshiya Sabha Act

 

20. LOCAL AUTHORITIES FILLING OF VACANCIES (SPECIAL PROVISIONS) (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 37 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Local Authorities Filling of Vacancies (Special Provisions) Act
Section 2 amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of October 24, 2014.)
Amended Local Authorities Filling of Vacancies (Special Provisions) Act

 

21. WELFARE SOCIETY OF THE SCHOOL FOR THE MENTALLY SUBNORMAL CHILD (INCORPORATION (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 45 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Welfare Society of the school for the Mentally Subnormal Child (Incorporation) Act, No. 75 of 1988
Section 6 amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of November 28, 2014.)
Welfare Society of the school for the Mentally Subnormal Child (Incorporation) Act

 

22. APPROPRIATION (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 47 OF 2014

An Act to amend the Appropriation Act, No. 36 of 2013
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of November 28, 2014.)

Recent Updates

PROVINCIAL COUNCILS ELECTIONS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 17 OF 2017


FISHERIES AND AQUATIC RESOURCES(AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 11 OF 2017


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT)ACT, No. 13 OF 2017


SUGATHADASA NATIONAL SPORTS COMPLEX AUTHORITY (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 14 OF 2017


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


PROVINCIAL COUNCILS ELECTIONS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 17 OF 2017


FISHERIES AND AQUATIC RESOURCES(AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 11 OF 2017


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT)ACT, No. 13 OF 2017


SUGATHADASA NATIONAL SPORTS COMPLEX AUTHORITY (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 14 OF 2017


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


PROVINCIAL COUNCILS ELECTIONS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 17 OF 2017


FISHERIES AND AQUATIC RESOURCES(AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 11 OF 2017


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT)ACT, No. 13 OF 2017


SUGATHADASA NATIONAL SPORTS COMPLEX AUTHORITY (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 14 OF 2017


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


PROVINCIAL COUNCILS ELECTIONS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 17 OF 2017


FISHERIES AND AQUATIC RESOURCES(AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 11 OF 2017


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT)ACT, No. 13 OF 2017


SUGATHADASA NATIONAL SPORTS COMPLEX AUTHORITY (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 14 OF 2017


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


PROVINCIAL COUNCILS ELECTIONS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 17 OF 2017


FISHERIES AND AQUATIC RESOURCES(AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 11 OF 2017


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT)ACT, No. 13 OF 2017


SUGATHADASA NATIONAL SPORTS COMPLEX AUTHORITY (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 14 OF 2017


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


PROVINCIAL COUNCILS ELECTIONS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 17 OF 2017


FISHERIES AND AQUATIC RESOURCES(AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 11 OF 2017


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT)ACT, No. 13 OF 2017


SUGATHADASA NATIONAL SPORTS COMPLEX AUTHORITY (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 14 OF 2017


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


PROVINCIAL COUNCILS ELECTIONS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 17 OF 2017


FISHERIES AND AQUATIC RESOURCES(AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 11 OF 2017


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT)ACT, No. 13 OF 2017


SUGATHADASA NATIONAL SPORTS COMPLEX AUTHORITY (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 14 OF 2017


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


PROVINCIAL COUNCILS ELECTIONS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 17 OF 2017


FISHERIES AND AQUATIC RESOURCES(AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 11 OF 2017


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT)ACT, No. 13 OF 2017


SUGATHADASA NATIONAL SPORTS COMPLEX AUTHORITY (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 14 OF 2017


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015