This Act defines the jurisdiction of the High Court and makes provision with respect to the application of selected foreign law and customary law of Tanzania. The High Court shall be a Court of Admiralty and its jurisdiction shall extend to the territorial waters. Common law, doctrines of equity and statutes of general application of England shall be in force in Tanzania only so far as the circumstances of Tanzania and its inhabitants permit, and subject to such qualifications as local circumstances may render necessary.
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Library ResourceLegislationJanuary, 1920Tanzania
Library ResourceConstitutionDecember, 1920Austria
A Constituent National Assembly drafted the constitution before it was enacted by the Austrian Parliament.
Library ResourceLegislation & PoliciesAugust, 1920Tanzania
This law makes certain laws of the United Kingdom, customary laws, and Indian Acts (including the Indian Succession Act of 1865) applicable to Tanzania.
Library ResourceConstitutionOctober, 1920Austria