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1999 - DATE: LAWS OF THE FEDERATION OF NIGERIA

  


2017

Credit Reporting Act, 2017

Defence Space Administration Act, 2017

National Film and Video Censors Board (Amendment) Act, 2017

Nigeria Institute of Soil Science (Establishment, etc.) Act, 2017

Oaths (Amendment) Act, 2017

Pension Rights of Judges (Amendment) Act, 2017

Secured Transactions in Movable Assets Act, 2017 (Collateral Registry Act)

Veterinary Surgeons (Amendment) Act, 2017


2016

Advertising Practitioners Registration Amendment Act, 2016

Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute Amendment Act 2016

Bee Import Control and Management Amendment Act 2016

Chartered Institute of Stock Brokers Amendment Act, 2016

Endangered Species (Control of International Trade and Traffic) Amendment Act 2016

Mortgage Institutions (Amendment) Act, 2016

National Agricultural Land Development Authority Amendment Act 2016

National Crop Varieties and Livestock Breeds (Registration) Amendment Act, 2016

National Judicial Institute Amendment Act, 2016

Prevention of Crime Amendment Act, 2016

Produce Enforcement of Export Standards Amendment Act 2016

Quality Surveyors Registration Amendment Act, 2016

Small and Medium Scale Industries Development Agency Amendment Act, 2016

Telecommunications and Postal Offences Amendment Act, 2016

Treaty to Establish African Economic Community Relating to Pan African Parliament (Accession and Jurisdiction) Amendment Act, 2016

University of Abuja Amendment Act, 2016

Utilities Charges Commission Amendment Act, 2016

Water Resources Amendment Act 2016    


FCT Internal Revenue Service Act. 2015

Federal University of Uyo (Establishment etc.) Act, 2014

Trafficking in persons (Prohibition and Enforcement), Administration Act, 2015

Chartered Institute of Certified Secretaries and Reporters of Nigeria (Establishment) Act, 2015

Federal University of Lokoja (Establishment) Act, 2015

Federal University of Kashere (Establishment) Act, 2015

Federal University of Oye-Ekiti (Establishment) Act, 2015

Federal University of Dutsin-Ma (Establishment) Act, 2015

Federal University of Lafia (Establishment) Act, 2015

Federal University of Dutse (Establishment) Act, 2015

Federal University of Ndufu-Alike Ikwo  (Establishment) Act, 2015

Federal University of Otuoke (Establishment) Act, 2015

Nigerian Institute of Animal Science (Amendment), Act, 2015

National Biosafety Management Agency Act, 2015

Administration of Criminal Justice Act, 2015

Cyber-Crime [Prohibition, Prevention] Act, 2015

Nigerian Electricity Management Authority (NEMSA) (Establishment.) Act, 2014

National Tobacco Control Act, 2015

Immigration Act, 2015

Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Act, 2014

National Sugar Development Council (Amendment), Act, 2015

Assets Management Administration (AMCON) Act, 2014 (Amendment) Act

Assets Management Administration (AMCON) Act, 2010 (Consolidated with 2015 Amendment)

Standard Organization of Nigeria Act, 2015

Equipment Leasing Act, 2015

National Agency for the Great Green Wall (Establishment) Act, 2015

Electoral Act (Amendment) Act, 2015.


2014

Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act, 2014

National Automotive Council Development Act, 2014

Institute of Safety Professional of Nigeria Act, 2014

Pension Reform Act, CAP P4 LFN 2011 ((Repeal and Re-enactment) Act, 2014

Federal Capital Territory College of Education Act, 2014

National Health Act, 2014                            

HIV and AIDS (Anti-Discrimination) Act, 2014

National Assembly Service Act (Repeal  and  Re-enactment) Act, 2014


2013

Transfer of Convicted Offenders (Enactment and Enforcement) Amendment Act, 2013

Terrorism (Prevention) (Amendment) Act, 2013           

Court of Appeal (Amendment) Act, 2013

Hydro-Electric Power Producing Areas Development Commission (Amendment) Act, 2013


2012

Retirement Age of Staff Polytechnics and Colleges of Education (Harmonization) Act, 2012

Universities (Miscellaneous Provision) (Amendment) Act, 2012

Money Laundering (Prohibition) (Amendment) Act, 2012


2011

Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (Second Alteration) Act, 2011

Federal Capital Territory Area Court (Repeal & Re-enactment) Act

Electoral Amendment (No. 2) Act, 2011                                          

National Institute for Legislative Studies Act, 2011      

Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, (Third Alteration) Act, 2011

National Minimum Wage (Amendment) Act, 2011       

Pension Reform (Amendment) Act, 2011 [Repealed by Pensions Reform Act, 2014]

Constitution of Federal Republic of Nigeria (First Alteration) Act, 2011

Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority, (Establishment etc) Act, 2011

Freedom of Information Act, 2011

Federal Capital Territory Abuja Court (Repeal and Enactment) Act

National Human Right Commission (Amendment) Act

National Assembly Service Commission Act, 2011

Terrorism (Prevention) Act, 2011

Money Laundering (Prohibition) Act, 2011

Evidence Act, 2011

Debt Management Bureau (Establishment) Act, 2011   

Tertiary Education Trust Fund (Establishment) Act,  2011

Legal Aid Act, 2011                                                       

Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria Act, 2011 

State Security Service Pensions Act, 2011                     

Customary Court of Appeal of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja (Jurisdiction on Chieftaincy Matters) Act, 2011

Industrial Training Fund (Amendment) Act, 2011  

2010

Nigeria Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act, 2010

Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria Act, 2010                    

Hydroelectric Power Producing Area Development Commission (Establishment, etc) Act, 2010

Electoral Act, 2010

National Space Research and Development Agency, Act, 2010

Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency  (Establishment) Act, 2010

Employee’s Compensation Act, 2010

Electoral (Amendment) Act, 2010

Electoral (Amendment) Act, No. 2, 2010

2009

 

2008

Certain Political and Judicial Office Holders (Salaries  and Allowances, etc) (Amendment) Act, 2008

2007

Federal Capital Territory Customary Court Act, 2007

National Agency for the Control of HIV and AIDS (Establishment) Act, 2007

Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria Act, 2007

International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships, 1973 and 1978 Protocol Act, 2007

Value Added Tax (Amendment) Act, 2007

Federal Judicial Officers (Administration of Pension) Act, 2007

Companies Income Tax (Amendment) Act, 2007                      

Federal Inland Revenue Service (Establishment) Act, 2007

National Automotive Council of Nigeria (Amendment) Act, 2007 [Repealed by National Automotive Council of Nigeria Act, 2014]

Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply Management of Nigeria (Establishment) Act, 2007

Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria Act, 2007

Central Bank of Nigeria Act, 2007

Federal Road Maintenance Agency (Amendment), Act, 2007

Federal Road Safety Commission (Establishment), Act, 2007

Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution (Establishment) Act, 2007

National Information Technology Development Agency Act, 2007

Nigeria Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Act, 2007

National  Identity  Management  Commission  Act, 2007

The Statistical Act, 2007  

Revised Edition (Law of Federation of Nigeria) Act, 2007

Nigeria Institute of Animal Science Act, 2007

Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) Act, 2007

Nigeria Christian Pilgrim Commission Act, 2007

Merchant Shipping Act, 2007  

Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (Amendment) Act, 2007

Public Procurement Act, 2007            

Investment and Securities Act, 2007

Chartered Institute of Professional Printers of Nigeria Act, 2007

Fiscal Responsibility Act, 2007

Institute for Democratic and Legislative Studies Act, 2007 (repealed by National Institute for Legislative Studies Act, 2011)

National Environmental Standards and Regulations, Enforcement Agency (Establishment) Act, 2007

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (Amendment) Act, 2007

2006

Trade Unions (Amendment) Act, 2005        

National Park Service (Amendment) Act, 2006

Nigerian Geological Survey Agency (Establishment, etc.) Act, 2006

Electoral Act, 2006 [Repealed by Electoral Act, 2010]

National Industrial Court Act, 2006

Border Communities Development Agency (Establishment, Etc.,)(Amendment) Act, 2006 [Amending the Border Communities Development Agency (Establishment, Etc.,) Act

Advance Fee Fraud and other related Offences Act, 2006]

National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) (Establishment) Act, 2006

National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency, (Establishment) Act, 2006

Civil Aviation Act, 2006                                                

Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation Act, 2006                   

National Boundary Commission (Establishment) Act, 2006

International  Convention  on  Civil  Liability for  Oil Pollution Damage, (Rectification and Enforcement) Act 2006

2005

Extradition Treaty between the Government of Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Republic of South  Africa  (Ratification  and  Enforcement)  Act, 2004

Treaty between the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principle on the Joint Development of Petroleum and Other Resources in areas of the Exclusive Economic Zone of the two State (Rectification and Enforcement) Act, 2005

Treaty to Establish African Economic Community Relating to the Pan-African Parliament (Accession and Jurisdiction) Act, 2004

Treaty on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters between the Government of the Republic of South Africa (Rectification and Enforcement) Act, 2005

Electric Power Sector Reform, Act, 2005

National Lottery Act, 2005           

Small and Medium Scale Enterprises Development Agency (Establishment) (Amendment) Act, 2005

Court of Appeal (Amendment) Act, 2005  

Treaty to Establish Rotterdam Convention on other Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade (Ratification and Enforcement) Act, 2005

West African Gas Pipelines Project Act 2005                

United  Nations  Convention  Against  Transnational Organised Crime (Ratification and Enforcement etc,) Act, 2005

United Nations Convention on Carriage of Goods by Sea (Rectification and Enforcement) Act 2005

Infrastructure Concession Regulatory Commission (Establishment, etc.) Act, 2005

Federal High Court (Amendment) Act, 2005                                     

Trafficking in Persons (Prohibition) Law Enforcement and Administration (Amendment) Act, 2005 [repealed by Trafficking in Persons (Prohibition) Law Enforcement and Administration Act, 2015

Advance Fee Fraud Related Offences (Amendment) Act, 2005 [Repealed by the Advanced Fee Fraud and other related Offences Act, 2006]


2004

Allocation of Revenue (Abolition of Dichotomy in the Application of Principle of Derivation) Act, 2004

Monitoring of Revenue Allocation  to Local Government Act, 2004

Compulsory, Free Universal Basic Education Act, 2004

National Gallery of Arts (Amendments) Act 2004                     

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (Establishment) Act, 2004

Pension Reform Act, 2004 [Repealed by the Pension Reform Act, 2011 subsequently repealed by Pensions Reform Act 2014]  

International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea (Ratification), Act, 2004

2003

Environmental  Health  Officers  (Registration,  etc) Act, 2003

Electoral (Amendment) Act, 2003 [Repealed by Electoral Act, 2006 subsequently repealed by Electoral Act, 2010]       

Coastal and Inland Shipping (Cabotage) Act, 2003                            

Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Act, 2003

Money Laundering Act (Amendment) Act, 2003 [Repealed by Money Laundering (Prohibition) 2011 (as amended by Money Laundering (Prohibition) (Amendment) Act, 2012)]

Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (Establishment) Act, 2003

Insurance Act, 2003

Ports (Related Offences etc.) (Amendment) Act, 2003

Nigerian Institute of Management (Establishment), Act, 2003                        

Nigerian Meteorological Agency (Establishment) Act, 2003                     

Small and Medium Scale Enterprises Development, Agency (Establishment) Act, 2003

Education Tax Fund (Amendment) Act, 2003 [repealed by the Tertiary Education Tax Fund Act, 2011]

High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja (Number of Judges) Act, 2003

Debt Management office (Establishment) Act, 2003 [Repealed by the Debt Management Bureau (Establishment) Act, 2011]                  

Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria Act, 2003

Nigerian Maritime Labour Act, 2003  

Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps Act, 2003

Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers, Act, 2003

Nigerian Communications Commission Act, 2003                          

Universities (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Amendment) Act, 2003

Customs and Excise Management (Amendment) Act, 2003

National Accounting Standards Board Act, 2003 [Repealed by Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria Act]

B  Communities  Development  Agency  Act, 2003 [Amended by the Border Communities Development Agency Act, 2006]

TraffickiRng in Persons (Prohibited) Law Enforcement and Administration Act, 2003 [Repealed by Trafficking in Persons (Prohibition, Enforcement and Administration) Act, 2015

National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria 2003             

Child Right Act, 2003                                                    

Treaty to Establish the African Union (Ratification and Enforcement) Act, 2003

Money Laundering (Prohibition) Act, 2004 [Repealed by Money Laundering Act 2011]

2002

National Examination Council (NECO) Act, 2002

Supreme Court (Additional Jurisdiction) Act, 2002      

Electoral Act, 2002 [Repealed by Electoral Act, 2006 subsequently repealed by Electoral Act, 2010]

Federal Roads Maintenance Agency (Establishment, etc) Act, 2002

Certain Political, Public and Judicial Office Holders (Salaries and Allowances etc) Act, 2002 [Amended by Certain Political, Public and Judicial Office Holders (Salaries and Allowances etc) (Amendment) Act, 2007

Banks and other Financial Institutions (Amendment) Act, 2002

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (Establishment) Act, 2002 [Repealed by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (Establishment) Act, 2004]


2001

Police Service Commission Act, 2001

Electoral Act, 2001 [Repealed by Electoral Act, 2006 which was subsequently repealed by Electoral Act, 2010]

2000

National Minimum Wage (Amendment) Act

Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences etc., 2000 [Repealed and Re-enacted by the Corrupt and Other Related Offences, Etc. Act, 2003]

Niger Delta Development Commission Act, 2000

National Assembly Service Commission Act, 2000 [Repealed and re-enacted by the National Assembly Service Act (Repeal and Re-enactment) Act, 2014]