NASSBER Bills – A Status Update On Market Related Legislation

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Friday, September 21, 2018   09.02AM / NESG 

Kindly find below the most up-to date status of the following legislations under specific working groups under this engagement between NASS, NESG and development partners.

1.Trade Working Group

N/S

Core Focus Legislations

Sponsor

Status

1

Animal Diseases (Control) Act, Cap. A17 Revised Edition, LFN, 2004

Sen. Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi.

Senate: SB 643: First Reading

Hon. Ali Isa

House: HB 1268:

Awaiting Third Reading

2

Coastal and Inland Shipping (Cabotage) Act

Sen. Ahmad Lawan

Senate: HB 527:

First Reading

Hon. Shehu Saleh

House: HB 529:  Passed

3

Customs and Excise Management Act, Cap. C45, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004

Information not Available

Senate: Yet to be Presented

Hon. Peter Ohiozojeh Akpatason

House: HB 631: Awaiting Third Reading

4

Nigerian Export Processing Zones Act, Cap. N107, Revised Edition, LFN 2004

Information not Available

Senate: Yet to be Presented

Information not Available

House: Yet to be Presented

5

Nigerian Export Promotion Council Act, Cap. N108, Revised Edition, LFN 2004

 

Senate: Yet to be Presented

Hon. Gyang Istifanus Dung

House: First Reading

6

Agricultural Produce Hoarding (Prohibition) Bill, 2015

 

Senate: Yet to be Presented

Hon. Musa Adar Sarkin

House: HB 57:

First Reading

7

Commodities Exchange Bill, 2015

 

Senate: Yet to be Presented

Hon. Abonta Uzoma Nkem

House: HB 31:

Awaiting Third Reading

8

International Trade Commission of Nigeria Bill, 2015

Information not Available

Senate: Yet to be Presented

Hon. Abonta Uzoma Nkem

House: HB 36: Awaiting Third Reading

9

Palm Oil Development Bill

 

Senate: Yet to be Presented

Hon. Eucharia Azodo Okwunna

House: HB 45:  First Reading

10

The Oil and Gas Export Free Zone Act CAP 05 LFN 2011 (Amendment) Bill, 2015

Sen. Ibrahim Gobir

Senate: SB 06: Awaiting Third Reading

Hon. Darlington Nwokocha

House: HB 332: Passed.

11

The Trade Malpractice (Miscellaneous Offences) Act (Amendment) Bill, 2015

 

Sen. Barau Jibril

Senate:  First Reading

Hon. Madubueze Peter Obiano

House: HB 459:

Awaiting Third Reading

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2.Arbitration and Dispute Resolution Working Group

N/S

Core Focus Legislations

Sponsor

Status

1

Arbitration and Conciliation Act, Cap A18, LFN 2004

 

Sen. Andy Uba

Senate: SB 427: Passed

SENATE

House: HB 1377:  

First Reading

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3. Regulation Working Group

N/S

Core Focus Legislations

Sponsor

Status

1.

Companies & Allied Matters Act (CAMA), Cap C20, LFN 2004

Sen. Fatimat Olufunke Raji-Rasaki

Senate: SB 355:

 Passed

 

Hon. Ossai Nicholas Ossai

House:  HB 09: Reported out of Committeei

2.

Environmental Impact Assessment Act, Cap. E12, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004

Sen. Clifford A. Ordia

Senate: SB 168:

 First Reading

 

Hon. Bede Eke Uchenna

House: HB 414:

 First Reading

3.

Food and Drugs Act, Cap. N32, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004

Information not Available

Senate:  Yet to be Presented

 

Information not Available

House:  Yet to be presented

4.

Immigration Act, 2015

Sen. Joseph Gbolahan Dada

Senate: SB 203:

First reading

 

Hon. Olufemi Gbajabiamila

House: HB 480:

Passed.

5.

Labour Act, Cap. L1, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004.

Sen. Oluremi Tinubu

Senate: SB 229:

Awaiting third Reading

 

Hon. Olufemi Gbajabiamila

House: HB 434:

Awaiting third reading (Consolidated with HB 339 and HB 434)

6.

National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control Act, Cap. N1, Revised Edition, LFN 2004

Information not Available

Senate:  Yet to be Presented

 

Hon. Goodluck Opia Nanah

House: HB 940:

Awaiting third Reading

7.

National Environmental Standards and Regulations Enforcement Agency Act, Cap. N164, Revised Edition, LFN 2004

Sen. Kashamu Buruji

Senate:  SB 220: First Reading

Hon. Sadiq Ibrahim

House: HB 1043: Awaiting third Reading (consolidated with HB. 951 and 992) 

8.

Standards Organization of Nigeria Act, 2015

Information not Available

Senate: Yet to be presented 

 

Information not Available

House:  HB 47: 

Awaiting third Reading

9.

 Bio-fuels Energy Policy Act

Information not Available

Senate: Yet to be presented 

 

Hon. Kingsley O. Chinda

 

House: HB 125:

 Awaiting third Reading

10.

Abuja Metropolitan Management Council Bill, 2015

Sen. Phillip Aduda

Senate: SB 58:

 First Reading

 

Hon. Shehu Nicholas Garba

House:  Wtihdrawn

11.

Commodities Exchange Bill, 2015

Information not Available

Senate:  Yet to be presented

 

Hon. Abonta Uzoma Nkem

House: HB 31:

Awaiting Third Reading

12.

Counterfeit and Fake Drugs and Unwholesome Processed Foods (Miscellaneous Provisions) (Amendment) Bill, 2015

Sen. Biodun Olujimi

Senate: SB 55:

 Passed

 

Hon. Nasiru Sani Zangon Daura

House:  HB 683: Awaiting third Reading

13.

Energy Commission Act (Amendment) Bill, 2015

Sen. Barau Jibril

Senate: SB 41:

 First Reading

 

Hon. Abonta Uzoma Nkem

House: HB 72:

Passed

14.

National Fertilizer Bill, 2015

Sen. Abdullahi Adamu

Senate: SB 338:

Awaiting Third Reading

 

 

Hon. Gyang Istifanus Dung

House:  HB 240: Passed

15.

Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service Establishment) Bill, 2015

Sen. Sunny Oji Ogbuoji

Senate: SB 81:

Passed and Signed into Law

 

Senate

House: HB 866

 Passed and Signed into Law

16.

Nigerian Metallurgical Industry Bill 2014

Sen. Theodore Orji

Senate: SB 260:

Awaiting third Reading

 

Hon. Daniel Reyenieju O

House:  HB 134: Awaiting third Reading

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4.Taxation Working Group

N/S

Core Focus Legislations

Sponsor

Status

1.

Companies Income Tax Act, Cap. C21, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004

 

Sen. Andy Uba

Senate: SB 140: Awaiting third Reading

 

Information not Available

House:  Yet to be Presented

2.

Deep Offshore and Inland Basin Production Sharing Contracts Act, Cap. D3, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004

Sen. Theodore Orji

Senate: SB 119:

Awaiting third Reading

 

Hon. Victor Onyemachi Nwokolo

House: HB 708:

Passed

3.

Federal Inland Revenue Service Act, 2007, Cap F36. LFN, 2004

Information not Available

Senate:  Yet to be Presented

 

Information not Available

House:  Yet to be Presented

4.

Petroleum Profits Tax Act, Cap. P13, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004

Information not Available

Senate:  Yet to be Presented

 

Information not Available

House:  Yet to be Presented

 

Petroleum Technology Development Fund Act, Cap. P15, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004 

Sen. Benjamin Uwajumogu

Senate: SB 409:

Yet to be Presented

Information not Available

House:  Yet to be Presented

Taxes and Levies (Approved List for Collection) Act, Cap. T2, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004

 

Information not Available

Senate: Yet to be Presented

 

Hon. Zakariya M Galadima

House:  HB 438:

 Awaiting third Reading

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5.Competition Working Group

N/S

Core Focus Legislations

Sponsor

Status

1.

Petroleum Refineries (Incentives, Regulation and Miscellaneous Provision) Bill, 2015

Information not Available

Senate:  Yet to be Presented

 

Hon. Abonta Uzoma Nkem

House: HB 16:

Reported out of Committee

2.

Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Bill 2015

Sen. Andy Uba

Senate: SB 257:

Passed

 

Hon. Yakubu Dogara

House:  HB 01:

Passed

3.

Public Enterprises Regulatory Commission Act, Cap. P39, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004

 

Senate:  Yet to be Presented

Hon. Abonta Uzoma Nkem

House: HB 223:

Awaiting third Reading

 

Price Control Act, Cap. P28, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004

Sen. Bala Ibn Na Allah

Senate: HB 264:

First Reading

 

Hon. Chukwuka Onyema Wilfred

House: HB 264:

Passed

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6.E-Business & Intellectual Property Working Group

N/S

Core Focus Legislations

Sponsor

Status

1.

Copyright Act, Cap. C. 28, LFN, 2004

Sen. Fatimat Olufunke Raji-Rasaki

Senate: SB 510: 

Yet to be Presented

 

Hon. Ahmed Abu

House: HB 987: Awaiting third Reading

 

2.

National Information Technology Development Agency Act, Cap. N156, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004

Information not Available

Senate:  Yet to be Presented

 

Hon. Dickson Dominic T.

House: HB 840:

First Reading

3.

National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion Act, Cap. N62, Revised Edition, LFN, 2004

Information not Available

Senate:  Yet to be Presented

 

Hon. Akeem Adeniyi Adeyemi

House: HB 970:

First Reading

4.

Patents and Designs Act, Cap. P2 Revised Edition, LFN 2004.

Sen. Andy Uba

Senate: SB 630: 

Awaiting third Reading

 

Information not Available

House:  Yet to be Presented

5.

Trade Marks Act Cap. T. 13 LFN 2004

Sen. Umaru Ibrahim Kurfi

Senate: SB 357:

Awaiting third Reading

 

Hon. Mohammed Ogoshi Onawo

House: HB 664:

First Reading

6.

The Counterfeit Goods Bill, 2015

 

Sen. Isa Hamman Misau

Senate: SB 117:

Awaiting third Reading

 

Information not Available

House:  Yet to be Presented


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