Rubber Research (Amendment)<br />

Rubber Research (Amendment)


BE it enacted by the Parliament of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka as follows :-
Short title.
1.This Act may be cited as the Rubber Research (Amendment) Act, No. 4 of 1979.
Amendment of section 6 of Chapter 439.
2. Section 6 of the Rubber Research Ordinance, as amended by Law No, 35 of 1976, is hereby further amended in subsection (1) of that section as follows :-

(a) in paragraph (a) of that subsection, by the substitution, for the expression ” export duty of four decimal four cents “, of the expression ” export duty of eight cents”; and
(b) by the insertion, immediately after paragraph (b) of that subsection, of the following new paragraph:

” (c) The amount of the duty imposed by paragraph (a) may be varied or the duty imposed may be rescinded at any time by a resolution of Parliament. Such resolution shall be published in the Gazette and shall come into effect from the date of such publication. “.