Plant Protection Act.
Type of law
Date of original text
The text includes, inter alia, sections with the following titles: Power to Make Orders (sect. 4), Occupier to Give Notice of Notifiable Disease or Pest (sect. 5), Procedure for Eradication of Pests and Diseases (sect. 7), Non-compliance With Notice (sect. 8), Quarantine of Nurseries (sect. 9), Compensation (sec.11), Offences (sect. 13), Certificate of Chief Plant Protection Officer Sufficient Evidence in Certain Cases (sect. 15), Power of Minister to Make Regulations (sect. 16), Publication of Orders (sect. 17). A Plant Protection Officer may, by notice in writing, require an occupier of land to take all such measures as may be necessary for the eradication or the prevention of the spread of diseases. (19 sections and Schedule containing a form of notice pursuant to section 7)
Long title of text
An Act to provide for the prevention, eradication and control of diseases affecting plants.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Consolidated text of Act No. 3 of 1942 (Cap. 68:03) as amended and authorized by L.R.O. 3/1998.
Laws of Guyana, pp. 1-10.