This Act may be cited as the Class Actions Act [Chapter 8:17]. TO provide for the institution and prosecution of legal proceedings by or on behalf of classes of persons and to provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. This Act shall come into operation on a date to be fixed by the President by statutory instrument. 20th October, 2000 (fixed by Statutory Instrument 272A/2000).
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