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Judicature (Amendment) Act No 26 of 2017 Local Authorities Elections (Amendment) Bill New Pradeshiya Sabhas-Ministry of Provincial Councils & Local Government - Pradeshiya Sabha Act, No. 15 of 1987

Electronic Transactions (Amendment)Act No 25 of 2017

Code of Criminal Procedure (Special Provisions) (Amendment) Bill National Police Commission - Rules of Procedure for Public Complaint Investigation made by the Police Commission by virtue of the Powers vested in it under Article 155FFF of the Constitution
Inland Revenue Act No 24 of 2017
Intellectual Property (Amendment) Bill Order to prohibit the manufacture of Polythene or any Polythene product, 20 microns and below
Regulation of Insurance Industry (Amendment) Act No 23 of 2017 Trusts (Amendment) Bill

Order to prohibit the manufacture of food wrappers (Lunch Sheet) etc

Municipal Councils (Amendment) Act No 20 of 2017 Local Authorities (Special Provisions) - Bill Order to Prohibit burning of refuse & other combustible matters inclusive of Plastics
Urban Councils (Amendment) Act No 21 of 2017 Pradeshiya sabhas (Amendment) Bill Order to Prohibit the use of Polyethylene products as decorations
Pradeshiya Sabhas (Amendment) Act No 22 of 2017
Anti-Dumping and Countervailing Duties -Bill Order to Prohibit the Manufacture of Food Containers, Plates, Cups, Spoons from expanded Polystyrene
Motor Traffic (Amendment) Act No 18 of 2017 Local Authorities (Special Provisions) - Bill  The Motor Traffic (Motor Tricycle) Regulations, No. 01 of 2017
Provincial Councils Elections (Amendment) Act No 17 of 2017   Qualifications referred to under appointments, promotions & transfers of Judicial officers of the Judicial Service Commission.
Local Authorities Elections (Amendment) Act No 16 of 2017

GAZETTES determining Jurisdiction

Condominium Management Authority Law, No. 11 of 1973
Foreign Exchange Act No. 12 of 2017 Main Gazette-10.11.2010-The judicature Act, No. 2 of 1978 - Sri Lanka divided into Judicial Zones, Judicial District and Judicial Divisions By Laws for the Parking of Vehicles within the Administrative limits of Colombo Municipal Council
Civil Procedure Code (Amendment) Act No 8 of 2017 1st Amendment-31.5.2017 - Order to amend the Gaz.Ex.ord. No. 1679/40 of 10.11.2010,Substituting "Thirty four Judicial Zones" Notification of the Public and Bank Holidays for the year 2018
Revocation of irrevocable Deeds of Gift on the ground of Gross Ingratitude Act No 5 of 2017
2nd Amendment-12.7.2017--Amendment to the Order under Judicature Act, published in the Gaz. Ex. No. 1679/40 Full Moon Poya Days for the year 2018
Land (Restrictions on Alienation) (Amendment) Act No 3 of 2017

Upcoming Seminars»


New Trends in Notarial Practise »

12th Dec 2017 | 1pm to 5pm | BASL Auditorium

New Trends in Condominium Law ~ Ms Ajitha Edirimanna

Title Registration ~Ms Keerthimala Gunasekera

New Trends in Registration of a Deed ~ Mr H M D S Herath Deputy Registrar General

Rs 1500.00


Seminar on the new Foreign Exchage Act No 12 of 2017»
12th Dec 2017| 2pm to 5pm | Colombo Ramada Hotel
Mr Udeni P Alawattage -Controller of Exchange | Mr Kanag Iswaran PC | Mr Suresh Perera |

Ms Chaya Gunaratne Head of Compliance Union Bank

Rs 6900.00



Plase send a note with any upcoming seminars to be included in this space.

Code of Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Act No 18 of 2016
Right to Information Act No 12 of 2016
Mediation Board (Amendment) Act No 9 of 2016
Prescription (Special Provisions) Act No 5 of 2016
Local Authorities Elections (Amendment) Act No 1 of 2016

2018 BASL Calendar

A limited number of 2018 BASL Calendars will be available for sale from the 2nd week of December.
This calendar published for the first time by the BASL Diary Committee will feature all important dates of the BASL for 2018 together with Court vacations and public holidays.
This will be a 3 month calendar which can be used either as current, previous and next month format or current, next two months format.

The cost is Rs 300/-

Chairman-BASL Diary Committee