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Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Objective of the Act.

3. Identification of Strategic Development Projects.

4. Procedure for operation of order.

5. Sinhala text to prevail in case of inconsistency.

6. Interpretation.


14 of 2008,

12 of 2011,

16 of 2013.

AN ACT to promote Strategic Development Projects; to provide a tax free period in relation to identified Strategic Development projects; and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

[Date of Commencement: 29th February, 2008]

1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the Strategic Development Projects Act.

2. Objective of the Act.

From and after the date of the coming into operation of this Act, there shall be certain projects identified in accordance with the following provisions contained herein, as Strategic Development Projects for the purposes of this Act, to which may be granted from time to time, exemptions either in full or part, from the applicability of the provisions of one or more of the enactments specified in the Schedule to this Act or such other assistance or facilitation as may be necessary to attract strategic investment, in the national interest.

[S 2 am by s 2 of Act 12 of 2011.]

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