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Judicial Laws Amendment (Ease of Settling Commercial and Other Disputes) Act, 2017 (No. 7 of 2017).

Country/Territory
Zimbabwe
Document type
Legislation
Date
2017
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to amend the High Court Act [Chapter 7:061, the Magistrates Court Act [Chapter 7:10]; and the Small Claims Court Act [Chapter 7: 12]; and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
Subject
Agricultural & rural development, Land & soil
Keyword
Court/tribunal Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Jurisdictional competence
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Landlocked Developing Nations
Abstract

This Act amends the amend the High Court Act [Chapter 7:061, the Magistrates Court Act [Chapter 7:10]; and the Small Claims Court Act [Chapter 7: 12] so as to make better provision for the settlement of commercial disputes and related matters. It also provides anew for the establishment and designation of small claims courts.

Full text
English
Website
www.parlzim.gov.zw

References - Legislation

Amends

Magistrates Court Act [Chapter 7:10].

Legislation | Zimbabwe | 1898 (2003)

Keyword: Court/tribunal, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Traditional rights/customary rights, Land tenure, Transfer

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Small Claims Courts Act (Chapter 7:12).

Legislation | Zimbabwe | 1992 (2002)

Keyword: Court/tribunal, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Jurisdictional competence

Source: FAO, FAOLEX