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BARBADOS
CHAPTER 252A
Agricultural, Diagnostic and Other Services (Fees)
1995-21
Law Revision Orders
The following Law Revision Orders authorized the insertion and removal of pages under the Law Revision Act Cap.2 now repealed:
1997  
An Act to provide for the imposition and collection of fees for services provided by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
[Commencement: 7th December, 1995]
Short title
1.
This Act may be cited as the Agricultural, Diagnostic and Other Services (Fees) Act.
Definition
2.
For the purpose of this Act “service” includes the sale of any commodity to the public by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Payment of fees
3.(1)
Unless otherwise specifically provided by any other enactment, the Minister may by order prescribe the fee payable for any agricultural, diagnostic or other service performed by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
(2)
All fees collected pursuant to this Act shall be paid into the Consolidated Fund.
(3)
Any person who satisfies the Minister that he has in respect of a service referred to in subsection (1), paid an amount in excess of the amount that is payable by him in respect of that service is entitled to have the amount so paid in excess refunded, and the Accountant-General shall make the refund accordingly.
Waiver or refund of fees
4.
The Minister may waive, remit or refund any amount payable or paid where he considers it equitable to do so.
Recovery of fees
5.
Any fee that remains unpaid after the expiration of one month after it becomes due and payable under this Act is a debt due to the Crown and may be recovered in civil proceedings before a magistrate for District ‘A’ notwithstanding that the amount of the fee exceeds the monetary limit on the jurisdiction of a magistrates’ court.