Governments & Their Powers There are three levels of government in Papua New Guinea: the national, provincial and local-level governments. The Constitution and the Organic Law on Provincial Government and Local-Level Government (Organic Law) regulate the legislative powers of the national, provincial and local-level governments. Each level has its own distinct law-making powers. The law-making powers of the National Parliament are covered in section 41 of the Organic Law; the powers…
From The Report: Papua New Guinea 2017
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This chapter examines the laws that affect operations of foreign companies as well as regulative acts that protect land and resources. New securities legislation – yet to be implemented – is also explained.
This chapter contains a viewpoint from Michael Sullivan, Partner, Leahy Lewin Lowing Sullivan.