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Numerical Table of Laws of Tonga Revised Edition 1988

LAWS OF TONGA

comprising all Laws, Acts, Ordinances and subsidiary legislation in force on the 31st day of December, 1988

1988 Revised Edition
prepared under the authority of the Laws Consolidation Act, 1988

by

NEIL JAMES ADSETT

IN FIVE VOLUMES

NUMERICAL TABLE OF REVISED ACTS
(with subject grouping)

Preliminary - Laws Consolidation Act

Chapter

         

Title

         

Volume

A - INTERPRETATION

1

Interpretation

1

B - GOVERNMENT

2

Constitution

1

3

Government

1

4

Legislative Assembly

1

5

Official Secrets

1

6

Royal Estates

1

7

Royal Arms & Flag

1

8

Pensions

1

C - ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE

9

Court of Appeal

1

10

Supreme Court

1

11

Magistrates' Court

1

12

Court Fees

1

13

Crown Proceedings

1

14

Reciprocal Enforcement of Judgments

1

15

Evidence

1

16

Probate & Administration

1

17

Form of Testamentary Promises

1

18

Criminal Offences

1

19

Genocide

1

20

Inquests

1

21

Adultery

1

22

Extradition

1

23

Notaries Public

1

24

Treaty of Friendship (Judgments & Orders)

1

D - CIVIL LAW

25

Civil Law

1

26

Contract

1

27

Companies

1

28

Incorporated Societies    

1

29

Divorce

1

30

Maintenance of Illegitimate Children

1

31

Maintenance of Deserted Wives

1

32

Legitimacy

1

33

Defamation

1

34

Fatal Accidents

1

E - POLICE, PRISONS, PUBLIC ORDER

35

Police

1

36

Prisons

1

37

Order in Public Places

1

38

Public Order (Preservation)

1

39

Arms & Explosives

2

40

Explosives

2

F - GENERAL ADMINISTRATION

41

Royal Commission

2

42

Births Deaths & Marriages

2

43

District & Town Officers

2

44

Town Regulations

2

45

Emergency Powers

2

46

Evacuation

2

47

Licenses

2

48

Trade Unions

2

49

Markets

2

50

Fonos

2

51

Public Holidays

2

52

Metrication

2

53

Statistics

2

54

Prohibited Publications

2

G - DEFENCE

55

Tonga Defence Services

2

56

Trading with Enemy

2

57

Evacuation of Foreigners

2

58

Lighting

2

H - NATIONALITY & IMMIGRATION

59

Nationality

2

60

National Anthem

2

61

Passports

2

62

Immigration

2

63

Continental Shelf

2

I - REVENUE

64

Public Revenue

2

65

Public Finance Administration

2

66

Public Audit

2

67

Customs & Excise

2

68

Income Tax

2

69

Sales tax

2

70

Stamp Duties

2

71

Port & Sales Tax

2

72

Fuel Sales Tax

2

73

Duplicate Receipts

2

J - HEALTH & MEDICAL

74

Public Health

3

75

Medical Registration

3

76

Medical Services

3

77

Quarantine

3

78

Vaccination

3

79

Drugs & Poisons

3

80

Lunatics Detention

3

81

Disinterment of Bodies

3

82

Corneal & Tissue Grafting

3

83

Tonga Red Cross

3

84

Intoxicating Liquor

3

85

Manufacture of Intoxicating Liquor

3

K - EDUCATION AND NATIONAL HERITAGE

86

Education

3

87

Educational Films

3

88

Queen Salote Jubilee Scholarship

3

89

Parks & Reserves

3

90

Preservation of Objects of Archaeological Interest

3

91

Polynesian Heritage Trust

3

L - GOVERNMENT SERVICES

92

Water Board

3

93

Electric Power Board

3

94

Fire Service

3

95

Post Office

3

96

Tonga Telecommunications Commission

3

97

Telephones

3

98

Radio Communication

3

99

Telegraph

3

100

Broadcasting Commission

3

101

Garbage

3

M - FINANCE & BANKING

102

National Reserve Bank

4

103

Foreign Exchange Control

4

104

Bretton Woods

4

105

Bank of Tonga

4

106

Tonga Development Bank

4

107

Credit Union

4

108

Bills of Exchange

4

109

General Loan and Stock

4

110

Off Shore Banking

4

111

Asian Development Bank

4

112

Tonga Trust Fund

4

N - COMMERCE

113

Price & Wage Control

4

114

Industrial Development Incentives

4

115

Commodities Board

4

116

Fruit Export

4

117

Tourist

4

118

Cooperative Societies

4

119

Weights & Measures

4

120

Trade Marks - Repealed

4

121

Copyright

4

O - FISH & PLANTS

122

Fisheries Regulation

4

123

Fisheries Protection

4

124

Whaling Industry

4

125

Birds & Fish Preservation

4

126

Forests

4

127

Plant Quarantine

4

128

Noxious Weeds

4

129

Pesticides

4

130

Copra

4

131

Rhinocerous Beetle

4

P - LAND & MINERALS

132

Land

4

133

Minerals

4

134

Petroleum Mining

4

135

Petroleum

4

Q - MARINE

136

Shipping

5

137

Harbours

5

138

Wharves

5

139

Queen Salote Wharf

5

140

Dock Regulation

5

141

Carriage of Goods by Sea

5

142

Carriage of Passengers & Luggage by Sea

5

143

Shipping (Limitation of Liability)

5

144

Marine Insurance

5

145

Vessels Replacement Fund

5

R - ANIMALS

146

Animal Diseases

5

147

Pounds & Animals

5

148

Brands

5

149

Stallions

5

150

Dogs

5

S - AIRCRAFT

151

Civil Aviation

5

152

Aerodromes

5

153

Aircraft Offences

5

154

Nuku'alofa Airport (Water)

5

T - ROAD AND TRAFFIC

155

Roads

5

156

Traffic

5

157

Bicycle Registration

5

U - DIPLOMATIC & INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

158

Diplomatic Relations

5

159

Consular Relations

5

160

Consular Convention

5

161

Diplomatic Privileges

5

162

Special Missions Privileges & Immunities

5

163

International Organisations Immunities

5

164

British High Commission to Tonga

5

V - ENTERTAINMENT

165

Bazaars and Concerts

5

166

Dances

5

167

Cinematograph

5

168

Boxing Matches

5

169

Raffles

5


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