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Prescription Act (Cap. 158).

Country/Territory
Bahamas
Document type
Legislation
Date
1832 (1846)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act for shortening the time of prescription in certain cases.
Subject
Land & soil, Water
Keyword
Land tenure Prescription/adverse possession Ownership Servitude Right of use Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Water abstraction
Geographical area
Americas, Caribbean, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

The Act makes provision for prescription in respect of claims relative Common Law, by custom, prescription or grant, to any right of common or other profit or benefit to be taken and enjoyed from or upon any land or in respect of a watercourse or the use of any water.

Full text
English
Website
laws.bahamas.gov.bs