Tanganyika Independence Act 1961 (c.1) This version of this statute is extracted from the UK Statute Law Database (SLD). It is not necessarily in the form in which it was originally enacted but is a revised version, which means that any subsequent amendments to the text and other effects are incorporated with annotations. There are effects on this legislation that have not yet been applied to SLD for the following years: 2006 and 2009. See the Tables of Legislative effects and the Update status of legislation page on the SLD website. Tanganyika Independence Act 1961 1961 CHAPTER 1 10_and_11_Eliz_2 An Act to make provision for, and in connection with, the attainment by Tanganyika of fully responsible status within the Commonwealth. [22nd November 1961] Annotations: Modifications etc. (not altering text) C1Power to repeal Act (except s. 1) given by Tanzania Act 1969 (c. 29), s. 5 1 Fully responsible status of Tanganyika (1)On the ninth day of December, nineteen hundred and sixty-one (in this Act referred to as the appointed day) Tanganyika (the limits of which are defined in Article 1 of the Tanganyika Order in[S.R. & O. 1920 No. 1583.] Council, 1920) shall become part of Her Majesty's dominions under the name of Tanganyika and as from that day Her Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom shall have no responsibility for the government of Tanganyika. (2)No Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom passed on or after the appointed day shall extend, or be deemed to extend, to Tanganyika as part of the law thereof, and the provisions of the First Schedule to this Act shall have effect as from that day with respect to the legislative powers of Tanganyika. (3)Subsection (1) of this section shall not affect the operation in Tanganyika of any enactment, or any other instrument having the effect of law, passed or made before the appointed day, or be taken to extend any such enactment or instrument to Tanganyika as part of the law thereof. 2. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F1 Annotations: Amendments (Textual) F1S. 2 repealed by British Nationality Act 1981 (c. 61, SIF 87), Sch. 9 3 Consequential modification of other enactments (1). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F1 (2)As from the appointed day- (a)the expression "colony" in the M1Army Act 1955, the M2Air Force Act 1955, and the M3Naval Discipline Act 1957, shall not include Tanganyika; and (b) (b) in the definitions of "Commonwealth force" in subsection (1) of section two hundred and twenty-five and subsection (1) of section two hundred and twenty-three respectively of the said Acts of 1955, and in the definition of "Commonwealth country" in subsection (1) of section one hundred and thirty five of the said Act of 1957 the word "or" preceding the words "Sierra Leon" shall be omitted and at the end there shall be added the words "or Tanganyika" . (3)No Order in Council made under section one of the Army and Air Force Act 1961, shall operate to continue the Army Act 1955, or the Air Force Act 1955, in force as part of the law of Tanganyika. (4)As from the appointed day, the provisions specified in the Second Schedule to this Act shall have effect subject to the amendments respectively specified in that Schedule, . . . F2 This subsection shall not extend to Tanganyika as part of the law thereof. Annotations: Amendments (Textual) F1S. 3 (1) repealed by Interpretation Act 1978 (c. 30, SIF 115: 1), Sch. 3 F2Words repealed by Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1969 (c. 52), Sch. Pt. VI Modifications etc. (not altering text) C1The text of S. 3(2) (b) is in the form in which it was originally enacted: it was not reproduced in Statutes in Force and does not reflect any amendments or repeals which may have been made prior to 1. 2. 1991. Marginal Citations M11955 c. 18. M21955 c. 19. M31957 c. 53. 4. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . F1 Annotations: Amendments (Textual) F1S. 4 repealed by Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1976 (c. 16), Sch. 1 Pt. XIII 5 Short title and interpretation (1)This Act may be cited as the Tanganyika Independence Act, 1961. (2)References in this Act to any enactment are references to that enactment as amended or extended by or under any other enactment. Tuwe wakweli katika kuweka Historia ya nchi kama ilivyo kwa faida ya vizazi vijavyo,siku ya tarehe 9/12/1961 ni siku ya uhuru wa Tanganyika na sio kama tunavyo wadanganya watu wetu kuwa ilikuwa ni siku ya UHURU wa TANZANIA.ukisoma hapo utagunduwa hapana neno United Rep of TANZANIA.