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2021-08-04

OBJECTS AND REASONS

This Bill would validate the conduct of a listing exercise conducted during the periods 7th June, 2021 to 11th June, 2021 and 1st July, 2021 to 6th July, 2021.

Arrangement of Sections

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Validation

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BARBADOS

A Bill entitled

An Act to validate the conduct of a listing exercise during the periods 7th June, 2021 to 11th June, 2021 and 1st July, 2021 to 6th July, 2021.

ENACTED by the Parliament of Barbados as follows:

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Statistics (Validation of Listing Exercise) Act, 2021.

Validation

The conduct of a listing exercise during the periods 7th June, 2021 to 11th June, 2021 and 1st July, 2021 to 6th July, 2021 by persons referred to in subsections (3) and (4) shall be deemed to have been lawfully and validly conducted as if conducted pursuant to regulation 3 of the Statistics (Listing Exercise) Regulations, 2021 (S.I. 2021 No. 51).

The collection of statistical information from the public by persons referred to in subsection (3) during the periods 7th June, 2021 to 11th June, 2021 and 1st July, 2021 to 6th July, 2021 shall be deemed to have been lawfully and validly collected as if collected pursuant to regulation 3 of the Statistics (Listing Exercise) Regulations, 2021 (S.I. 2021 No. 51).

Persons who

were approved and notified by the Crown as persons to be appointed as listing officers for the purpose of conducting a listing exercise; and

conducted a listing exercise and collected statistical information from the public during the periods 7th June, 2021 to 11th June, 2021 and 1st July, 2021 to 6th July, 2021,

shall be deemed to have been lawfully and validly appointed as if appointed pursuant to regulation 5 of the Statistics (Listing Exercise) Regulations, 2021 (S.I. 2021 No. 51).

Persons who

were approved and notified by the Crown as persons to be appointed as listing supervisors and senior listing supervisors for the purpose of a listing exercise; and

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during the periods 7th June, 2021 to 11th June, 2021 and 1st July, 2021 to 6th July, 2021, supervised a listing exercise conducted by persons referred to in subsection (3) and the collection of statistical information from the public by such persons,

shall be deemed to have been lawfully and validly appointed as if appointed pursuant to regulation 5 of the Statistics (Listing Exercise) Regulations, 2021 (S.I. 2021 No. 51).

Read three times and passed the House of Assembly this day of , 2021.

Speaker

Read three times and passed the Senate this day of , 2021.

President

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