The mining ordinance of Northern Rhodesia: a legislative history 1924-1958

Concentrating on the middle and later period of colonial rule before and after the Second World War, this article deals with the field of mining legislation, with focus on colonial Zambia. The span of time involved permits the legal historian to examine, in relation to the Northern Rhodesia Mining Ordinance, the colonial legislative process and the forces which, over an extended period, affected the shape of a vital piece of legislation. Notes.

Title:The mining ordinance of Northern Rhodesia: a legislative history 1924-1958
Author:Slinn, Peter
Year:1979
Periodical:Journal of African Law
Volume:23
Issue:1
Pages:84-106
Language:English
Geographic term:Zambia
Subject:mining policy
Abstract:Concentrating on the middle and later period of colonial rule before and after the Second World War, this article deals with the field of mining legislation, with focus on colonial Zambia. The span of time involved permits the legal historian to examine, in relation to the Northern Rhodesia Mining Ordinance, the colonial legislative process and the forces which, over an extended period, affected the shape of a vital piece of legislation. Notes.