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Refugee Law in Trinidad and Tobago
5TH BIENNIAL CONFERENCE REPORT
The Caribbean set new precedence when the Philipsburg parliament approved the new Caribbean Timeshare Law. The new laws surrounding timeshare now offer protection for timeshare owners, offering safety and relief for any timeshare consumers that have been affected by the timeshare industry. It was a Member of Parliament for the Democratic Party, Mrs Sarah Wescot-Williams, who approved the new law and it was then unanimously accepted by Parliament as a whole. The new Timeshare Law is one of a kind, as it is the first law to also have an English version. The reason for this being they hope that English people will be enticed to now purchase timeshare in the Caribbean. This new law means that timeshare developers have to fully reveal all developments to consumers and continue with that policy as all sales are made and if there are expansions in development.
The first successful well was drilled in in Aripero, and commercial oil production is recorded as having begun in near the Pitch Lake. In , exploration moved offshore into the East Coast marine areas resulting in significant discoveries. Prior to 30 January , the original grants of real estate by the state included all sub-surface rights not expressly reserved by the state. This effectively vested private persons with petroleum rights. Thereafter the state reserved all sub-surface rights. Public petroleum rights are vested in the state and exercisable by the president. They exist in state lands, private lands where the sub-surface rights have been reserved to the state and all marine areas.
Alphabetic List of Revised Laws A. Absconding Debtors 8. Back to top. Copyright c Ministry of Legal Affairs. All rights reserved. Absconding Debtors.
By Catherine A. Deane, Kamau F. Catherine A. She received her primary and secondary education in Trinidad. She has a B. Kamau F. Augustine and an M.