Library

The Uganda law Society produces Law Reports to facilitate research. Currently, we have available the Uganda Law Society Law Reports 2005, 2006 and 2007 editions, and Volume I and II of 2005. They contain Ugandan Cases decided in the Supreme Court, Court of Appeal, High Court, and they include Criminal Cases, Civil Cases and Commercial Cases.

The Legal Resource Center also has a large collection of books dealing with all aspects of the law both local and international. You can download the pdf file below for a look at some of the books that we have available in the Resource Centre

Legal Resource Centre Catalogue
Acts of Parliament available in the Legal Resource Center
Bills available in the Legal Resource Center
Gazettes available in the Legal Resource Center
Uganda Law Reports

ANNUAL REPORTS:

Legal Aid Project Annual Report 2013
ULS Annual Report 2013

SOME LEGISLATIONS AVAILABLE IN THE RESOURCE CENTRE:

Also available are a collection of Acts, S.I's and Bill Supplements some of which are indicated below:

ACTS 2016    
The Anti-Terrorism (Amendment) Act    1
The Financial Institutions (Amendment) Act    2
The Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (Control) Act    3
The Toxic Chemicals Prohibition and Control Act    4
The Non-Governmental Organizations Act    5
The Plant Protection and Health Act    6
The Lotteries and Gaming Act    7
The Capital  Markets Authority (Amendment) Act    8
The Children (Amendment) Act    9
The Value Added (Amendment) Act    11
The Excise Duty (Amendment) Act    12
The Appropriation Act    13
The Finance Act    14
The Uganda Heart Institute Act    16
The Tier 4 Microfinance Institution and Money Lenders Act    18
The Uganda Cancer Institute Act    19
The Income Tax (Amendment) Act    20
    
BILLS 2016    
The Anti-Money Laundering (Amendment) Bill    1
The Uganda Communications (Amendment) Bill    2
The Value Added Tax (Amendment) Bill    3
The Income Tax (Amendment) Bill    4
The Stamp Duty (Amendment) Bill    5
The Finance Bill    6
The Excise Duty (Amendment) Bill    7
The Supplementary Appropriation Bill    8
The Appropriation Bill    9
The Uganda National Bureau of Standards Act (Declaration of Compulsory National Standard) Notice    10
The Uganda National Bureau of Standards Act (Declaration of Compulsory National Standard) (No. 2)Notice    11
The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (Implementation of the Pact on Security, Stability and Development in the Great Lakes Region) Bill    16
The Sugar Bill    18
    
STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS 2016    
The Uganda Retirement Benefits Regulatory Authority (Financial Reporting and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations    1
The Capital Markets (Takeover and Mergers)(Amendment) Regulations    2
The Capital Markets (Cross Boarder Introductions) (Amendment) Regulations     3
The Capital Markets (Assets Backed Securities)(Amendment) Regulations    4
The Capital Markets (Book Building) Regulations    5
The inspectorate of Government (Terms and Conditions of Service for Staff) (Revocation) Regulations    6
The Companies (General) Regulations     7
The Registration of Persons (Fees) Regulations    9
The Uganda Law Society (Elections) Regulations    10
The Acts of parliament (Reprint of laws Relating to Elections) Order    11
The Uganda Citizenship and Immigration Control (Designation of Entry and Exit Points) (Amendment) Regulations    12
The Uganda Citizenship and Immigration Control (Fees) Regulations    13
The Narcotics drugs and Psychotropic Substances (Control) Act (Commencement) Instrument    14
The Partnership Regulations    15
The International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (Implementation of the Pact on Security, Stability and Development in the Great Lakes Region) Bill    16
The Accountants Regulations    23
The Leadership Code (Declaration Form) Regulations    31
The Petroleum (Refining, Conversion, Transmission and Midstream Storage) (National Content) Regulations    34
The Petroleum (Refining, Conversion, Transmission and Midstream Storage) (Health, Safety and Environment) Regulations    35
The Petroleum (Refining, Conversion, Transmission and Midstream Storage) Regulations    36
The Judicature (High Court) (International Crimes And Division) Rules    40
The Public Finance Management Regulations    42
The Petroleum (Exploration, Development and Production) (Metering) Regulations    45
The Petroleum (Exploration, Development and Production) (Health, Safety and Environment) Regulations    46
The Petroleum (Exploration, Development and Production) Regulations    47
The national Information Technology Authority, Uganda (Certification of Providers of Information Technology Products and Services) Regulations    69
    
LEGAL NOTICES 2016
The Commissions of Inquiry (allegations of Mismanagement, abuse of Office and Corrupt Practices in the Uganda National Roads authority)(Amendment)    1
The Uganda National Bureau of Standards Act (Declaration of Compulsory National Standards) Notice    10
The Uganda National Bureau of Standards Act (Declaration of Compulsory National Standard) Notice    11
The Uganda National Bureau of Standards Act (Declaration of Compulsory National Standards)(No. 3) Notice    17
    
ORDINANCES    
The Local Governments (Gulu District) (Alcoholic Drinks Control) Ordinance    2
The Local Governments (Isingiro District Revenue) Ordinance    3
    
GAZETTE   
The Uganda Gazette 2016    Volume 1 – 88

CCPS PUBLICATIONS:

We also have available for you to download, publications developed by the Centre for Capital Punishment Studies (CCPS) in collaboration in part by the Uganda Law Society:

CCPS - Uganda Law Pamphlet Series - Hearsay Evidence
CCPS - Uganda Law Pamphlet Series - Identification Evidence
CCPS - Uganda Law Pamphlet Series - Disclosure

ULS STATEMENTS:

Here below are links to copies of some of the Statements that have been issued by the Uganda Law Society for your reading:

The ULS Statement on the Hon. Speaker's Decision to Retain Expelled NRM MPs.
The ULS Statement on Justice Choudry ruling in the matter between Baleke Kayira Peter & 400 Others vs the Attorney General & 2 Others - HCCS 179 of 2002.
The ULS Statement on Eviction Orders, Delayed Appointment of Judicial Officers and Corruption.
The ULS Statement on Child Neglect by Schools.
The ULS Statement on Mr. Singh Katongole's attack on the Judiciary.
The ULS Statement on the ICC Ruling on the so called "Ocampo 6".
The ULS Statement on Closure of Monitor and Red Pepper.
The ULS Statement on the Rights of Citizens.
The ULS Statement Against the Raid at MS Osinde Advocates chambers.
The ULS Statement on the Abuse of Human Dignity by the Uganda Police.
The ULS Statement on Police Brutality.
The ULS Statement on the Income Tax Amendment Bill 2016.
The ULS Statement on Recent Events Impacting the Rule of Law.
The ULS Statement on Harassment and Intimidation of Lawyers.
The ULS Statement on the 10 August 2016 Attack on the Courts.
The ULS Statement on the Attack on State Attorney Peter Mugisha.
The ULS Statement on Torture of Suspects in AIGP Murder Case.

Papers on ADR Delivered at 2016 Annual Conference:

Andrew Caplen - Alternative Dispute Resolution in England and Wales.
Hon. Justice Kiryabwire - Confronting Mindsets in ADR.
Salume Ofwono - Gender Perspectives in ADR.

REPORTS:

Please click below for a few of our Rule of Law Reports:
ULS Rule of Law Symposium Report 2012;
ULS High Level Stakeholders Meeting Report 2012;
ULS Rule of Law Day Report - 2013;
ULS Rule of Law Quarterly Report - March_2017.

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