CHRONOLOGY OF NIGERIAN DECREES - 1995

 

Decree No.

Short Title

Commencement

Promulgation

Effect

Comments

1

Petroleum (Special) Trust Fund (Amendment) Decree

04-10-94

07-02-95

Amended Decree No.25 of 1994

Spent

2

Forfeiture of Assets (Release of Certain Property, Etc) Decree

16-02-95

16-02-95

Released confiscated Plot 80 Victoria Island, Lagos

Repealed by Decree No.16 of 1999

3

Money Laundering Decree

28-02-95

28-02-95

Made provisions to prevent money laundering

 

4

Customs,Excise Tarriff, Etc. (Consolidation) Decree  01-03-95     Amended by Decree No.13 of 1996,No.33 of 1996 ,

5

National Technology Business Incubation Foundation (Take-over) Decree

01-04-95

01-04-95

Provided for take-over of National Technology Business Incubation Foundation.

 

6

Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (Amendment) Decree

01-04-95

01-04-95

Amended Decree No.18 of 1984 to allow for appointment of a Director-General

 

7

Nigerian Enterprises Promotion (Repeal) Decree

01-04-95

01-04-95

Repealed Decree No. 54 of 1989

 

8

Exchange Control (Repeal) Decree

01-04-95

01-04-95

Repealed Cap112 of LFN

 

9

Civil Service (Re Organisation ) (Repeal) Decree

01-04-95

01-04-95

Repeal of Cap 55 of LFN Decrees No 5, 4, 20 of 1991, No 80 of 1993

 

10

Family Support Trust Fund Decree

15-06-95

15-06-95

Established the Family Support Trust Fund

Amended by Decree No.13 of 1999

11

National Centre for Women Development Decree

15-06-95

15-06-95

Established the National Centre for Women Development to take over assets of Maryam Babangida Centre for Women Development.

 

12

Librarians (Registration, Etc.) Council of Nigeria Decree

15-06-95

15-06-95

Established the Librarian's Registration Council of Nigeria

 

13

Advance Fee Fraud and other Fraud Related Offences Decree

01-04-95

01-04-95

Made provisions to prevent Advance Fee Fraud

 

14

Constitutional Conference (Dissolution, Etc.) Decree

27-06-95

05-07-95

Dissolved the Constitutional Conference and Repealed Decree No.3 of 1994

 

15

Constitutional Conference Commission (Dissolution, Etc.) Decree

27-06-95

05-07-95

Dissolved the Constitutional Conference Commission and Repealed Decree No.1 of 1994

 

16

Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission Decree

16-01-95

15-07-95

Established the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission

Amended by Decree No.32 of 1998

17

Foreign Exchange (Monitoring & Miscellaneous Provisions) Decree

16-01-95

15-07-95

Established the Autonomous Foreign Exchange Market. Repealed Decrees No. 7 of 1984, No.18 of 1985, No.23 of 1986 and amended Cap 35 of LFN, Decrees No. 24 and No.25 of 1991 and No.17 of 1994

 

18

Failed Banks (Recovery of Debts) and Financial Malpractices in Banks (Amendment) Decree

07-08-95

07-08-95

Amended Decree No.18 of 1994

Amended by Decree No.11 of 1999

19

Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection Decree

03-08-95

03-08-95

Established the Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority

 

20

The Guardian Newspapers and African Guardian Weekly Magazine (Proscription and Prohibition from Circulation) (Repeal) Decree

03-08-95

03-08-95

Repealed Decree No.8 of 1994

 

21

Telecommunications and Postal Offences Decree

13-09-95

13-09-95

Created sundry telecommunications and postal offences.

Amended by Decree No.19 of 1997

22

National Human Rights Commission Decree

27-09-95

27-09-95

Established the National Human Rights Commission

 

23

National Committee Against Apartheid (Repeal) Decree

27-09-95

27-09-95

Repealed Decree No. 97 of 1992

 

24 Nigerian Defence Academy Decree 23-10-95 23-10-95 Established NDA etc  

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