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This Act amends various written laws including the Forest Act, 2002 (in respect of fines), the Veterinary Act, 2003 (in respect of qualifications for registration as a Veterinarian), Wildlife Conservation Act (in respect of fines for illegal activities regarding trophies), the Courts (Land Disputes Settlements) Act, 2002 (in respect of appeals) and the Probate and Administration of Estates Act (in respect of the definition "small estates").

Amends: Forest Act, 2002 (Act No. 7 of 2002). (2002-06-04)
Amends: Veterinary Act, 2003 (No. 16 of 2003). (2004-01-30)
Amends: Wildlife Conservation Act (No. 5 of 2009). (2009-03-12)
Amends: Courts (Land Disputes Settlements) Act, 2002 (Act No. 2 of 2002). (2002-03-28)
Amends: Probate and Administration of Estates Act (Cap. 352). (1987)

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Shortly after achieving independence from Britain in the early 1960s, Tanganyika and Zanzibar merged to form the United Republic of Tanzania in 1964. One-party rule ended in 1995 with the first democratic elections held in the country since the 1970s. Zanzibar's semi-autonomous status and popular opposition led to two contentious elections since 1995, which the ruling party won despite international observers' claims of voting irregularities. The formation of a government of national unity between Zanzibar's two leading parties succeeded in minimizing electoral tension in 2010.

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