Piers Act (Amd.) Bill

Piers Act (Amendment) Bill, 2016 (HB. 678) went through second reading at the House of Representatives. The Bill was subsequently referred to the House Committee on Ports, Harbours and Waterways.

The bill seeks to amend the Piers Act, Cap. P17, Laws of the Federation of Nigeria, 2004 to increase some penalties stipulated for offences under the Act.