Library

The Uganda law Society produces Law Reports to facilitate research. Currently, we have available the Uganda Law Society Law Reports 2005, 2006 and 2007 editions, and Volume I and II of 2005. They contain Ugandan Cases decided in the Supreme Court, Court of Appeal, High Court, and they include Criminal Cases, Civil Cases and Commercial Cases.

The Legal Resource Center also has a large collection of books dealing with all aspects of the law both local and international. You can download the pdf file below for a look at some of the books that we have available in the Resource Centre

Legal Resource Centre Catalogue
Acts of Parliament available in the Legal Resource Center
Bills available in the Legal Resource Center
Gazettes available in the Legal Resource Center
Uganda Law Reports

ANNUAL REPORTS:

Legal Aid Project Annual Report 2013
ULS Annual Report 2013

SOME LEGISLATIONS AVAILABLE IN THE RESOURCE CENTRE:

Also available are a collection of Acts, S.I's and Bill Supplements some of which are indicated below:

ACTS 2015    
The HIV and Aids Prevention and Control Act
The Supplementary Appropriation  Act
The Public Finance and Management Act
The Registration of Persons Act
The Value Added Tax Act
The Business Licenses (Miscellaneous Repeals) Act
The Excise Duty (Amendment) Act
The Finance Act
The Appropriation Act
The Income Tax (Amendment) Act
The Constitutional (Amendment) Act
The Public Private  Partnerships  Act, 2015
The Presidential Elections (Amendment) Act, 2015
The Parliamentary Elections(Amendment) Act, 2015
The Local Governments (Amendment) Act,2015
The National Women’s Council (Amendment) Act, 2015
The National Council for Older Persons (Amendment) Act, 2015
The National Council for Disability (Amendment) Act, 2015
The National Youth Council (Amendment) Act, 2015

STATUTORY INSTRUMENTS 2015    
The Diplomatic Privileges (Extension to Prescribed Organizations) (Amendment) Regulations, 2015.
The Electoral Commission (Appointment of Date of Completion of Update of Voters’ Register in Bugiri District) Instrument ,2015
The Kampala Capital City (Commercial Road Users) Regulations, 2015
The Traffic and Road Safety Act (Speed of Motor Vehicle) (Temporary Maximum Speed Limit) Order, 2015.
The Uganda Citizens and Immigration Control (Fees) (Amendment) Regulations, 2015.
The Industrial Property Act, (Commencement) Instrument,2014
The Uganda Law Society (Elections) Regulations,2015
The Traffic and Road Safety Act (Speed of Motor Vehicles) (Temporary Maximum Speed Limit (No. 2) Order, 2015.
The Electoral Commission (Appointment of Date of Completion of Update of National Voters’ Register for the Purposes of the General Elections, 2016) Instrument, 2015.
The Electoral Commission (Appointment of Date of Completion of Update of National Voters’ Register for the Purposes of Special Interest Groups, 2015/2016) Instrument, 2015.
The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (Import Inspection and Clearance) Regulations, 2015.
The Traffic and Road Safety Closure of Roads Kampala Order, 2015.
The Penal Code (Declaration of Wildlife Authority Uniform) (Amendment) Order, 2015
The Traffic and Road Safety Act (Speed of Motor Vehicle Temporary Maximum Speed Limit) (No.3) Order, 2015.
The Electoral Commission (Appointment of Date of Completion of Update of National Voters’ Register for the Purposes of General Elections 2016) (No.2) Instrument, 2015
The Electoral Commission (Appointment of Date of Completion of Update of National Voters’ Register for the Purposes of Special Interest Groups, 2015/2016) (No.2) Instrument, 2015
The Diary (Marketing and Processing of Milk and Milk Products) (Amendment) Regulations, 2015.
The Electoral Commission (Appointment of Date of Completion of Update of National Voters’ Register for the Purposes of General Elections 2016(No.3) Instrument, 2015
The Electoral Commission (Appointment of Date of Completion of Update of National Voters’ Register for the Purposes of Special Interest Groups, 2015/2016 (No.3) Instrument, 2015
The Amnesty Act (Extension of Expiry Period) Instrument, 2015
The Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions (Grading and Classification of Undergraduate Degrees and Diplomas) Regulations, 2015
The Water Act (General Rates) Instrument.
The Change in Designation  of Public officers Order,2015
Proclamation By Rt. Honorable Deputy Speaker Of Parliament.
Proclamation By Rt. Honorable Speaker of Parliament
The National Information Technology Authority Uganda (E-Government) Regulations, 2015.
The National Council for Disability Regulations, 2015.
The National Council for Older Persons Regulations, 2015.
The Local Government (Declarations of Towns) Regulations, 2015.
The Traffic and Road Safety Act (Speed of Motor Vechicles) (Temporary Maximum Speed Limit) (No. 4) Order, 2015.
The Administration of Estates (Small States) (Special Provisions) (Probate and Administration) (Amendment) Rules 2014, (Extension of Expiry Period) Instrument, 2015
The Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions (Establishment of Soroti  University) Instrument,2015
The Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions (Establishment of Lira University) Instrument, 2015.
The Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions (Establishment of Kabale University) Instrument, 2015.
The Makerere University Students Regulations,2015
The Local Governments (Kasese Municipal Council) (Road and Traffic) Bye laws, 2015.
The Local Governments (Kasese Municipal Council), Public Health, Water And Environment Bye law, 2015.
The Local Governments (Declaration of Towns ) (No. 20) Regulatons,2015
The Traffic And Road Safety ( Transportation of Loose Bulk Loads and Wet Sand) Regulations,2015
The Anti-Terrorism Regulations, 2015
The Traffic and Road Safety Act (Speed of Motor Vehicle) (Temporary Maximum Speed Limit) (No.5) Order, 2015.
The Local Government (Declaration of towns) (No.3) Regulations,2015
The Local Government (Declaration of Municipalities) Regulations, 2015
The Busia Municipal Council (Slaughter of Animals and Birds) Bye Laws, 2015
The Whistle Blowers Protection Regulations, 2015
The Busia Municipal Council (Education) Bye Laws, 2015
The Busia Municipal Council (Professional and Service Providers) Bye-Law, 2015
The Busia Municipal Council (Solid Waste Management) Bye-Laws, 2015
The Busia Municipal Council (Domestic Animals) Bye-Laws, 2015
The Busia Municipal Council (Markets) Bye-Laws, 2015
The Busia Municipal Council (Maintenance Of Premises, Trees And Land ) Bye Laws, 2015
The Busia Municipal Council (Parking ) Bye Laws,2015
The Busia Municipal Council (Public Health and Environment Protection ) Bye-Law, 2015
The Public Private Partnerships Act, 2015 (Commencement) Instrument, 2015
The Land Acquisition (Lease hold Register Volume  205, Folio 7, Land at Kyadondo, Plot No.12 Army Avenue, Kampala) Instrument, 2015
The Trafic and Road Safety Act (Speed of Motor Vehicle) (exemption) (No. 6) Order, 2015
The Electricity (Exemption from Holding License) (Bwindi Community Micro Hydro Power Limited) Order, 2015
The Electricity (Exemption from Holding License) (Pamoja Energy Limited) Order, 2015
The Electricity (Exemption from Holding License) (Kisiizi Hospital Power Limited) Order, 2015

BILLS 2015
The Toxic Chemicals Prohibition Control Bill
The Indigenous and Complementary Medicine Bill
The Children (Amendment) Bill
The Children (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill, 2015
The Value Amendment Bill
The Business Licenses (Miscellaneous Repeals) Bill
The Income Tax Amendment Bill
The Excise Duty Amendment Bill
The Finance Bill
The Non-Governmental Organizations Bill
The Constitution Amendment Bill
The Anti-Terrorism (Amendment) Bill
The Appropriation Bill, 2015
The Uganda Heart Institute Bill
The Uganda Cancer Institute Bill
The Financial Institutions (Amendment) Bill
The National Council for Disability (Amendment ) Bill
The National Council for Older Persons (Amendment) Bill
The Youth Council (Amendment) Bill
The National Women’s Council (Amendment) Bill, 2015
The Presidential Elections (Amendment) Bill, 2015
The Parliamentary Elections (Amendment) Bill, 2015
The Electoral Commission (Amendment) Bill, 2015
The Public Finance Management (Amendment) Bill, 2015
The Law Revision (Penalties in Criminal Matters) Miscellaneous Amendments Bill,2015

LEGAL NOTICES 2015
The Uganda National Bureau of Standards Act (Declaration of Compulsory National Standards) Notice, 2015
The Uganda National Bureau of Standards Act (Declaration of Compulsory National Standards) (No.2) Notice, 2015
The Universities and Tertiary Institutions Act, 2001 As Amended (The Bishop Stuart University Charter) 2015
The Universities and Tertiary Institutions Act, 2001 As Amended (The Kabale University Charter) 2015
The universities and tertiary institutions (amendment ), Act
The Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions Act, 2001
The Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions (Amendment) Act, 2001
The Commission of Inquiry (Allegations of Mismanagement, Abuse of Office and Corrupt Practices in the Uganda National Road Authority) Notice, 2015
The Commissions of Inquiry Act (Cap.166)
The Universities and Other Tertiary Institutions Act, Act (No. 7 of  2001)
The Registration of Persons (Identification and Registration Committee)(Practice and Procedure) Notice, 2015
The Uganda Gazette 2015

CCPS PUBLICATIONS:

We also have available for you to download, publications developed by the Centre for Capital Punishment Studies (CCPS) in collaboration in part by the Uganda Law Society:

CCPS - Uganda Law Pamphlet Series - Hearsay Evidence
CCPS - Uganda Law Pamphlet Series - Identification Evidence
CCPS - Uganda Law Pamphlet Series - Disclosure

ULS STATEMENTS:

Here below are links to copies of some of the Statements that have been issued by the Uganda Law Society for your reading:

The ULS Statement on the Hon. Speaker's Decision to Retain Expelled NRM MPs

The ULS Statement on Justice Choudry ruling in the matter between Baleke Kayira Peter & 400 Others vs the Attorney General & 2 Others - HCCS 179 of 2002.

The ULS Statement on Eviction Orders, Delayed Appointment of Judicial Officers and Corruption

The ULS Statement on Child Neglect by Schools

The ULS Statement on Police Brutality

The ULS Statement on Mr. Singh Katongole's attack on the Judiciary

The ULS Statement on the ICC Ruling on the so called "Ocampo 6"

Constitution (Sentencing Guidelines for Courts of Judicature)(Practice) Directions 2013

Judicature (Mediation) Rules S.I. No. 10 of 2013

ULS Statement on the Leadership Vacuum in the Judiciary.

ULS Statement on Closure of Monitor and Red Pepper.

ULS Statement on the Constitutional Right to Bail.

ULS Statement on the Rights of Citizens.

ULS Statement on Legislative Developments in Uganda in 2014.

ULS Statement on Administration of Justice in Uganda.

ULS Press Statement Protesting Against the Raid at MS Osinde Advocates chambers.

ULS Statement on the Abuse of Human Dignity by the Uganda Police Force.

Papers on ADR Delivered at 2016 Annual Conference:

Andrew Caplen - Alternative Dispute Resolution in England and Wales.
Hon. Justice Kiryabwire - Confronting Mindsets in ADR.
Salume Ofwono - Gender Perspectives in ADR.

Events

Feb 24
ULS ProBono Day
Annual ProBono Day celebrations to take place across the country
Apr 01