CHAPTER 14:05
GENERAL AMNESTY

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

   SECTION

PART I
PRELIMINARY

   1.   Short title

   2.   Interpretation

PART II
GENERAL AMNESTY

   3.   General Amnesty

   4.   Acts to which this Act applies

   5.   Discontinuance of proceedings, release from custody and remission of imprisonment

   6.   Validity of convictions

PART III
RETURNEES

   7.   Establishment of the Returnees Committees

   8.   Secretariat

   9.   Functions of the Committee

   10.   Meetings of the Committee

   11.   Funds of the Committee

   12.   Questions as to who is a returnee

   13.   Duration of the mandate of the Committee

PART IV
GENERAL

   14.   Regulations

16 of 1993
26 of 1993

An Act to grant general amnesty to citizens of Malawi resident in or outside Malawi, in respect of certain activities of a political nature whether or not constituting offences under the Laws of Malawi and for matters incidental thereto and connected therewith

[15TH JULY 1993]

PART I
PRELIMINARY

1.   Short title

    This Act may be cited as the General Amnesty Act.

2.   Interpretation

   In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires—

   "act”, in relation to any act to which this Act applies; includes a statement or a publication made in any form;

   "Committee” means the Returnees Committee established under section 7:

   "returnee” means a citizen of Malawi coming or returning to Malawi, to permanently reside in Malawi, under amnesty granted under this Act.

PART II
GENERAL AMNESTY

3.   General amnesty

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