Enguli (Manufacture and Licensing) Act
- Commenced on 20 January 1965
- [This is the version of this document at 31 December 2000.]
- [Note: The version of the Act as at 31 December 2000 was revised and consolidated by the Law Reform Commission of Uganda. All subsequent amendments have been researched and applied by Laws.Africa for ULII.]
Part I — Interpretation
1. InterpretationIn this Act, unless the context otherwise requires—
Part II — Licensing of enguli
2. Prohibition of manufacture, sale, etc. of enguli without licence
3. Establishment of Central Licencing Board
4. Objects and functions of Central Licensing BoardIt shall be the duty of the Central Licensing Board—
5. Area licensing boards
6. Exclusive buying licence
7. Enguli licences
8. Refusal of and disqualifications for enguli licences
9. Form and duration of enguli licences
10. Revocation of enguli licences
11. Duplicate licencesWhere it is satisfied that an enguli licence has been lost or destroyed, the area licensing board shall, on payment of such fee as may be prescribed by the Minister by rules made under this Act, issue a duplicate of the licence to the licensee.
12. Special provisions for cooperative societies
Part III — Manufacture of jaggery
13. Manufacture of jaggery
Part IV — General
14. Powers of authorised officers
15. Protection from personal liabilityNo act, matter or thing done by an authorised officer or by a supervisor or by any member of any licensing board, or any officer, agent or servant of the board bona fide for the purpose of executing any of the provisions of this Act shall render him or her personally liable to any action, liability, claim or demand.
16. Offences and penalties
18. Allocation of revenueFees collected in respect of any enguli licences issued under this Act shall be credited to the revenues of the district in which the licences are issued; except that where fees are collected in respect of any enguli licences issued in any city, municipality or Government town established under the Local Governments Act, the fees shall be credited to the revenue of the respective city, municipality or town.
19. SavingThe provisions of this Act shall be in addition to and not in derogation of the provisions of any other written law.
History of this document
20 January 1965