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Bills 2017/2018

Bills brought before the House in the 2017/2018 Session.

Fourth Meeting - 2017-2018 Session

The Trade Union (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[A Bill For A Law To Amend The Trade Union Law (1998 Revision) To Remove The Requirement For An Auditor To Be Approved By The Governor; And To Provide For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Advance Passenger Information Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[A Bill For A Law To Facilitate The Provision Of Advance Passenger Information Relating To Passengers And Crew Members Of An Aircraft Or Vessel; To Share The Information With Other States With A View To Identifying Persons Who May Pose Risks To Security; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Immigration (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[A Bill For A Law To Amend The Immigration Law (2015 Revision) In Order To Provide For Amendments To The Grant Of Residency And Employment Rights Certificate; To Extend The Powers Of The Chief Immigration Officer To The Workforce Opportunities And Residency Cayman Department; To Provide For Amendments To The Right To Apply For Exemptions For Specialist Caregivers; To Take Away The Time Limits For Certain Persons To Apply For The Right To Be Caymanian; To Provide For The Establishment Of A Tribunal To Hear Appeals Against The Refusal Of Applications For Asylum; To Provide For The Procedure For Carrying Out Appeals To The Tribunal; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Conditional Release (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[A Bill For A Law To Amend The Conditional Release Law, 2014, Law 18 Of 2014, To Provide For The Appointment Of A Temporary Chairperson; To Provide For The Removal Of A Board Member For Non-Attendance At Meetings; To Provide For The Power For The Board To Reconsider A Decision To Release A Prisoner On Licence Where The Board Receives New Information; To Provide For Whole Life Tariffs; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.] sup>
The Liquor Licensing (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill To Amend The Liquor Licensing Law (2016 Revision) Broaden The Board’s Power To Permit Sunday Opening Of Licensed Premises; To Provide For Cabinet To Give Policy Directions To The Board In The Performance Of Its Functions; To Reduce The Number Of Categories Of Licences And Amend The Definitions Of Retail, Temporary And Restaurant Licences; To Permit Licences To Be Granted To Registered Non-Profit Organisations; To Allow The Board To Waive Fees For Certain Temporary Or Occasional Licences; To Authorise Cabinet To Set Additional Fees By Regulation; And For Incidental And Connected Matters.]
The Traffic (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Traffic Law, 2011 To Regulate Motorized Bicycles As Pedal Cycles; To Provide Visitors Driving Permits For Persons Who Have Been Granted Permission To Stay In The Islands For More Than Six Months But Do Not Reside Here; To Permit Insurers To Assist In Updating The Register; To Require Owners To Pay Fines And Arrears Of Fees Before Transfering Their Vehicles; To Limit The Accrual Of Back-Fees For Unlicensed Vehicles To One Year; To Prohibit The Registration Of Public Passenger Vehicles Imported Contrary To The Prohibited Goods Order; To Permit The Importation Of “Mokes” Or “Mini-Mokes”; To Empower Constables To Seize Motorcycles Or Mopeds Used In A Dangerous, Reckless Or Anti-Social Manner; To Provide For The Issuance Of Licences For Five Years For New Vehicles; To Permit Visitors And New Residents Licensed In Convention Countries To Drive In The Islands Without A Permit For Six Months And Those Licensed In Non-Convention Countries To Drive For One Month; To Provide For The Quarterly Issue Of Trade Plates; To Allow Renewal Of Driver’s Licences During The Six Months Before Their Expiry; To Allow Persons To Choose To Have Their Driver’s Licence Expire On Their Birthday; To Permit Amphibious All-Terrain Vehicles To Be Driven On Designated Routes At Speeds Of 35 Mph Or Less; To Establish Periods Of Roadworthiness For Vehicles; To Implement The Electronic Vehicle-Registration System; And For Incidental And Connected Matters.]
The Information and Communications Technology (Amendment) Law, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Information And Communications Technology Law (2017 Revision) To Ensure That The Law Is Subject To The Public Authorities Law, 2017; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Cadet Corps (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Cadet Corps Law (2016 Revision) To Remove The Existing Term Limit For The Position Of Chairman Of The Cadet Corps Committee; To Change The Responsibility For Appointments In Relation To The Cadet Corps Committee From The Governor To Cabinet; And For Incidental And Connected Matters.]
The Water Authority (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Water Authority Law (2018 Revision) To Make Certain Provisions Consistent With The Public Authorities Law, 2017; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Water Sector Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Water Authority Law (2018 Revision) To Make Certain Provisions Consistent With The Public Authorities Law, 2017; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
Utility Regulation and Competition (Amendment) Bill 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend Utility Regulation And Competition Law (2018 Revision) To Make Certain Provisions Consistent With The Public Authorities Law, 2017 (Law 21 Of 2017); And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Music and Dancing (Control) (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill To Amend The Music And Dancing (Control) Law (2012 Revision) To Broaden The Exemptions From The Law, To Give The Board Discretion To Permit Music And Dancing On Sunday Where New Year’s Eve Falls On A Saturday Or Sunday; To Permit The Board To Waive Fees For Certain Occasional Licences; To Provide For The Enforcement Of The Law By Trade Officers, The Police And The Director Of The Department Of Commerce And Investment; And For Incidental And Connected Matters.]
Electricity Sector Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Electricity Sector Regulation Law (2018 Revision) To Ensure That The Law Is Subject To The Public Authorities Law, 2017, And For Incidental And Connected Matters.]
The National Honours and Awards (Amendment) Bill, 2018

DEFERRED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The National Honours And Awards Law 2010 (Law 20 Of 2010); To Reform The Order Of The Cayman Islands; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Disaster Preparedness and Hazard Management (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Disaster Preparedness And Hazard Management Law 2016, Law 46 Of 2016; To Amend Certain Definitions; To Establish The National Disaster Fund And To Provide For Notification Of Sudden Onset Events; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Criminal Procedure Code (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Criminal Procedure Code (2017 Revision) To Provide For Consistency Between The Procedures In The Summary Court And The Grand Court At The Conclusion Of The Prosecution Case; To Provide For The Transmittal Of Category C Offences In Certain Instances; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Law Reform Commission (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Fourth Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 29th June 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Law Reform Commission Law (2007 Revision); And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]

Third Meeting - 2017-2018 Session

The Trade and Business Licensing (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Third Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 16th March, 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Trade And Business Licensing Law To Simplify The Application Procedure; To Exempt Caymanians From Aspects Of The Application Procedure; To Empower The Board To Enter Into Arrangements With Relevant Public Authorities To Facilitate The Direct Receipt Of Information; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Youth Justice (Amendment) Bill, 2018

PASSED: By the House for the Third Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 16th March, 2018.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Youth Justice Law (2005 Revision) To Make Provision For The Application Of Cautions To Persons Under The Age Of Eighteen And To Remove References To “Her Majesty’s Pleasure” In Conformity With The Constitution; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]

Second Meeting - Throne & Budget Address 2017-2018 Session

The Proceeds of Crime (Amendment) Bill, 2017

PASSED: By the House during the Second Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 16th November, 2017.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Proceeds of Crime Law (2017 Revision) To Ensure That The Law Complies With International best Practices; and for incidental and connected purposes.]
The Terrorism (Amendment) Bill, 2017

PASSED: By the House during the Second Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 16th November, 2017.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Terrorism Law (2017 Revision) To Ensure Its Compliance With International Standards; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
Penal Code (Amendment) (No 2) Bill, 2017

PASSED: By the House during the Second Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 16th November, 2017.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Penal Code (2017 Revision); To Make It An Offence To Provide A False Statement, Omit A Statement Or Obstruct A Public Officer In Relation To The Collection Of Money For The Purpose Of Government Revenue; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Limited Liability Companies (Amendment) (No. 3) Bill, 2017

PASSED: By the House during the Second Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 16th November, 2017.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Limited Liability Companies Law, 2016 To Add A Definition Of “Regulatory Law” For The Purposes Of Part 12; To Require Corporate Services Providers To Update Beneficial Ownership Registers Regularly And To File Declarations Of Exemption For Limited Liability Companies That Are Exempt From Part 12; To Clarify Exclusions Of Legal Entities And Subsidiaries Of Legal Entities From The Scope Of Part 12 And Add Other Exclusions; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Insurance (Amendment) Bill, 2017

PASSED: By the House during the Second Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 16th November, 2017.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Insurance Law, 2010 To Require Licensees Providing Company Management Services To Comply With Part Xviia Of The Companies Law (2016 Revision) And Part 12 Of The Limited Liability Companies Law, 2016; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes .]
The Companies Management (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill, 2017

PASSED: By the House during the Second Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 16th November, 2017.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Companies Management Law (2003 Revision) To Enhance The Authority’s Enforcement Powers Against Licensees; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Companies (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill, 2017

PASSED By the House during the Second Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 16th November, 2017.

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Companies Law (2016 Revision) To Add A Definition Of “Regulatory Law” For The Purposes Of Part Xviia; To Require Corporate Services Providers To Update Beneficial Ownership Registers Regularly And To File Declarations Of Exemption For Companies That Are Exempt From Part Xviia; To Clarify Exclusions Of Legal Entities And Subsidiaries Of Legal Entities From The Scope Of Part Xviia And Add Other Exclusions; To Add The Anti-Corruption Commission As A Body That May Require Searches To Be Made Of Beneficial Ownership Registers; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]
The Banks and Trust Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2017

PASSED: by the House during the Second Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 16th November, 2017 .

[ A Bill For A Law To Amend The Banks And Trust Companies Law (2013 Revision) To Require Licensees Providing Company Management Services To Comply With Part Xviia Of The Companies Law (2016 Revision) And Part 12 Of The Limited Liability Companies Law, 2016; To Broaden And Enhance The Authority’s Enforcement Powers Against Licensees; And For Incidental And Connected Purposes.]

First Meeting - 2017-2018 Session

The Supplementary Appropriation (July 2013 to June 2014) Bill, 2017

PASSED: by the House during the First Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 25th August, 2017.

[ A Bill For A Law To Appropriate Executive Financial Transactions For The Financial Year Ended 30 June 2014.]
The Supplementary Appropriation (July 2014 to June 2015) Bill, 2017

PASSED: by the House during the First Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 25th August, 2017.

[ A Bill For A Law To Appropriate Executive Financial Transactions For The Financial Year Ending 30 June 2015]
The Supplementary Appropriation (July 2015 to June 2016) Bill 2017

PASSED: by the House during the First Meeting of the 2017/2018 Session of the Legislative Assembly on the 25th August, 2017.

[ A Bill For A Law To Appropriate Executive Financial Transactions For The Financial Year Ended 30 June 2016]