Interpretation . [Date of Commencement: 1st December, 1976] PART I . Interpretation In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires- "arbitration" means any proceedings held pursuant to a submission; "arbitrator" means any person acting as such pursuant to a submission; "Court" means the High Court; 95. Jurisdiction and composition 96. It is the applicant’s case that precluding the requirement of a biological father’s consent, in all circumstances, for the adoption of his child, Appointment of Master The President shall appoint an officer to be styled the Master of the High Court. The superior court in Botswana is the Court of Appeal, followed by the High Court, which stands superior to the Magistrates’ Court. 5. Diau v Botswana Building Society 2003 (2) BLR 409 (IC) urges the court to interpret the Constitution purposively and generously. Interpretation PART II - Licencing of Banks 3. This Act may be cited as the Arbitration Act. REASONS FOR ADMISSION OF AMICUS AND AMICUS CASE 8. ... 3 a public meeting, community council or traditional law court of a Botswana village . Chapter One 3 accommodation, transformation and with that minimise any emergent conflict which could be The High Court . High Court Amendment Act 14 of 2011 (GG 4863) came into force on date of publication: 30 December 2011 . Act 14, 2005, Act 4, 2009. To make provision for the jurisdiction of the High Court of Namibia pursuance of the in Preliminary (ss 1-2) 1. satisfaction of the court or the Master that for the preservation or due administration of that property it is expedient that it should be dealt with under this Act. Short title . Objects and interpretation of Act 2. 2. An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the High Court of Botswana. Representative office 5. Appointment of judges of High Court ... Act 30, 1969, Act 43, 1969, Act 25, 1970, Act 28, 1972, Act 24, 1973, Act 28, 1978, ... in execution of the sentence or order of a court, whether established for Botswana or some other country, in respect of a criminal offence of Assistant Master PART II Administration (ss 4-11) 4. Authority to transact banking business 4. Supplement A - Botswana Government Gazette dated 7th July, 1995 BANKING ACT 1995 NO.13 of 1995 SECTION ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS PART I - Preliminary 1. [Date of Commencement: 1st December, 1976] PART I Preliminary (ss 1-2) 1. High Court Amendment Act 12 of 2013 (GG 5384) brought into force on 4 February 2014 by GN 10/2014 (GG 5397) ACT . Short title and commencement 2. High Court and any court of a status similar to the High Court; ‘‘thisAct’’ includes any regulation. 2. 2. An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the High Court of Botswana. BOTSWANA (PTY) LTD & OTHERS - CACGB-071-18 (CA), (unreported, judgment delivered on 27 July 2018) wherein the Court of Appeal, inter alia, dismissed an application for postponement, made on the date of hearing and from the bar. 29. (1) The objects of this Act are— (a) to consolidate and rationalise the laws pertaining to Superior Courts as contemplated in item 16(6) of Schedule 6 to the Constitution; "Court" means the High Court; ... if either of the appointed arbitrators refuses to act, or is incapable of acting, or dies, ... person residing outside Botswana and forward the same to arbitrators in the same way as if he were a commissioner appointed by the Court. On the 1st November 2017, this Court granted an order Short title This Act may be cited as the High Court Act. This Act may be cited as the High Court Act. 16. the High court (Morewagae, 01- 2010) 1.