NEW ENACTMENTS

1. ASSISTANCE TO AND PROTECTION OF VICTIMS OF CRIME AND WITNESSES ACT, NO. 4 OF 2015

An Act to provide for the setting out of Rights and Entitlements of Victims of Crime and Witnesses and the Protection and Promotion
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of March 13, 2015.)

 

2. NATIONAL MEDICINES REGULATORY AUTHORITY ACT, NO. 5 OF 2015

An Act to provide for the establishment of a Regulatory Authority to be known as the National Medicines Regulatory Authority
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of March 20, 2015.)

 

3. MADAHAPOLA SRI RATNAPALARAMAYA RELIGIOUS AND BUDDHIST EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOUNDATION (INCORPORATION) ACT, NO. 6 OF 2015

An act to incorporate the Madahapola Sri Ratnapalaramaya Religious and Buddhist Educational Development Foundation
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of April 10, 2015.)

 

4. NATIONAL AUTHORITY ON TEACHER EDUCATION (REPEAL) ACT, NO. 8 of 2015

An Act to repeal the National Authority on Teacher Education Act, No. 32 of 1997 and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of June 05, 2015.)

4. FINANCE ACT, NO. 10 of 2015

An Act to provide for the imposition of Bars and Taverns Levy, Casino Industry Levy, Super Gain Tax, Mobile Telephone Operator Levy, Satellite Location Levy, Dedicated Sports Channel Levy, Mansion Tax, Migrating Tax And Motor Vehicle Importers Licence Fee and to provide for matters connected therewith and incidental thereto
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of October 30, 2015.)

AMENDMENT

1. APPROPRIATION (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 1 OF 2015

An Act to amend the Appropriation Act, No. 41 of 2014
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of February 13, 2015.)

 

2. FISHERIES AND AQUATIC RESOURCES (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 2 OF 2015

An Act to amend the Fisheries And Aquatic Resources Act, No. 2 of 1996
Section 52A inserted
Section 2A substituted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of March 06, 2015.)
Fisheries And Aquatic Resources Act

 

3. NATIONAL AUTHORITY ON TOBACCO AND ALCOHOL (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 3 OF 2015

An Act to amend the National Authority on Tobacco and Alcohol Act, No. 27 of 2006
Section 45 amended
Section 34A inserted
Section 34 substituted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of March 06, 2015.)
Amended National Authority on Tobacco and Alcohol Act

 

4. NINETEENTH AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION

An Act to amend the constitution of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
Articles 31, 54, 56, 57, 61A, 62, 65, 70, 78, 85, 91, 92, 103, 104B, 104E, 107, 111E, 123, 124, 134, 153, 156, 170 amended
Articles 14A, 33A,104GG, 153A,153B, 153C, 153D, 153E, 153F, 153G , 153H, 155G, 155H, 155J, 155K , 155L, CHAPTER XIXA and CHAPTER XIXB inserted
Articles 122 and 155 FF repealed
Articles 30, 33, 35, CHAPTER VIIA, CHAPTER VIII, 61E, 61F, 109, 111D and 155M substituted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of May 15, 2015.)
Amended Constitution of Sri Lanka

 

5. IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 7 OF 2015

An Act to amend the Immigrants And Emigrants Act (Chapter 351)
Section 35A inserted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of June 05, 2015.)
Amended Immigrants and Emigrants Act

 

6. INLAND REVENUE (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 9 OF 2015

An Act to amend the Inland Revenue Act, No. 10 of 2006
Sections 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 25, 26, 32, 34, 39, 40B, 40C, 45, 46, 56D, 58, 59B, 59F, 61, 63, 94, 95, 106, 107, 115, 133, 137, 139, 150, 159, 163, 212, Second schedule, Fourth Schedule and Fifth Schedule amended
Sections 48D, 59I, 59J, 59K, 59L, 59M and 105B inserted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of October 30, 2015.)
Amended Inland Revenue Act

7. VALUE ADDED TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 11 OF 2015

An Act to amend the Value Added Tax Act, No. 14 of 2002
Sections 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 16, 22, 25C, 25F, 83 and First schedule amended
Section 25K inserted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of October 30, 2015.)
Amended Value Added Tax Act

8. NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 12 OF 2015

An Act to amend the Nation Building Tax Act, No. 9 of 2009
Sections 3, 6, 10 and First schedule amended
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of October 30, 2015.)
Amended Nation Building Tax Act

9. ECONOMIC SERVICE CHARGE (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 13 OF 2015

An Act to Amend the Economic Service Charge Act, No. 13 of 2006
Sections 3, 6 and 13 amended
Section 10B inserted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of October 30, 2015.)
Amended Economic Service Charge Act

10. BETTING AND GAMING LEVY (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 14 OF 2015

An Act to amend the Betting and Gaming Levy Act, No. 40 of 1988
Sections 2, 2A, 4, 5, 6 and 7 amended
Section 6A inserted
(Part II of the Gazette of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka of October 30, 2015.)
Amended Betting and Gaming Levy Act

Recent Updates

LAW COMMISSION (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 19 OF 2016


VALUE ADDED TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 20 OF 2016


PORTS AND AIRPORTS DEVELOPMENT LEVY (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 21 OF 2016


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 22 OF 2016


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


LAW COMMISSION (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 19 OF 2016


VALUE ADDED TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 20 OF 2016


PORTS AND AIRPORTS DEVELOPMENT LEVY (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 21 OF 2016


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 22 OF 2016


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


LAW COMMISSION (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 19 OF 2016


VALUE ADDED TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 20 OF 2016


PORTS AND AIRPORTS DEVELOPMENT LEVY (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 21 OF 2016


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 22 OF 2016


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


LAW COMMISSION (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 19 OF 2016


VALUE ADDED TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 20 OF 2016


PORTS AND AIRPORTS DEVELOPMENT LEVY (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 21 OF 2016


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 22 OF 2016


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


LAW COMMISSION (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 19 OF 2016


VALUE ADDED TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 20 OF 2016


PORTS AND AIRPORTS DEVELOPMENT LEVY (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 21 OF 2016


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 22 OF 2016


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


LAW COMMISSION (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 19 OF 2016


VALUE ADDED TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 20 OF 2016


PORTS AND AIRPORTS DEVELOPMENT LEVY (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 21 OF 2016


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 22 OF 2016


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


LAW COMMISSION (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 19 OF 2016


VALUE ADDED TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 20 OF 2016


PORTS AND AIRPORTS DEVELOPMENT LEVY (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 21 OF 2016


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 22 OF 2016


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015


LAW COMMISSION (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 19 OF 2016


VALUE ADDED TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 20 OF 2016


PORTS AND AIRPORTS DEVELOPMENT LEVY (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 21 OF 2016


NATION BUILDING TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT, NO. 22 OF 2016


IMMIGRANTS AND EMIGRANTS (AMENDMENT) ACT, No. 7 OF 2015