Customs (Dumping and Subsidies: Rates) Act
- Commenced on 1 October 1959
- [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.]
1. ConstructionThis Act shall be read as one with the Customs (Dumping and Subsidies) Act.
2. Rates of duty
3. Circumstances in which duty may be imposedWhere the President makes an order under section 2, prescribing a rate or rates at which duties of customs shall be charged, he or she may, by the same or any subsequent statutory order prescribe the circumstances in which the duty is chargeable or is not chargeable and may make such provisions with regard to the duty as may appear to him or her to be required for the purposes of this Act, and, in particular, may—
4. Duty in addition to other rates of dutyThe rates of duty prescribed by an order made under this Act shall be chargeable in addition to the rates prescribed for any other duty of customs for the time being chargeable.
5. Power to remit
6. Orders to be laid before ParliamentEvery order made under this Act shall come into operation on a day to be specified in the order, shall be laid before Parliament not later than at its next meeting after the order is made, and, if not approved by Parliament before the termination of the meeting, shall cease to have effect from the date of that termination, but without prejudice to anything done or suffered under it while the order was in operation.
History of this document
01 October 1959