Plantains and Bananas Order

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Published: 1918-05-04

Plantains and Bananas Order
PLANTS PROTECTION [CH.250 – 3






LRO 1/2008 STATUTE LAW OF THE BAHAMAS

CHAPTER 250

PLANTS PROTECTION

PLANTAINS AND BANANAS ORDER

(SECTION 5)
[Commencement 4th May, 1918]

The following order has been made under the Act —
The importation of plantains and banana plants into

The Bahamas is absolutely prohibited.

PROHIBITION OF THE IMPORTATION OF PLANTS
ORDER

(SECTION 5)
[Commencement 23rd September, 1971]

1. This Order may be cited as the Prohibition of the
Importation of Plants Order.

2. The importation into the Bahama Islands from
any of the countries specified in the Schedule to this Order
of all varieties of citrus fruits, mangoes, avocados, fresh
vegetables and all fruits with soft pericarp (excluding
bananas and plantains) is hereby absolutely prohibited.

SCHEDULE (Paragraph 2)
Azores
Bermuda
Brazil
Chile
Columbia
Costa Rica
Cuba including the Isle of Pines
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Guatemala
Hawaii
Honduras
Jamaica
Madeira

O.G. 30.4.1918

S.I. 90/1971
S.I. 1/1972

Citation.

Prohibition of
importation of
fruits from
certain specified
countries.
Schedule.
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