Some of the significant law reform projects that the Legislation Division has been involved in are:
The Ministry of Trade and Industry conducted a public consultation on amendments to the Consumer Protection (Fair Trading) Act and the Hire Purchase Act. The proposed amendments implement the recommendations of the Lemon Law Taskforce to introduce provisions for the repair and replacement of defective goods. The Legislation Division officers provided legal support to the Taskforce and worked on the drafting of the proposed amendments.
The Legislation Division officers supported the work of the Steering Committee for Review of the Companies Act which was appointed by the Ministry of Finance to review and rewrite the Companies Act for the following purposes:
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