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Penal Code (No. 15 1873) (Chapter 84).
General provisions; Criminal and penal law
Adopted on (Date of text)
Scope of text
Type of legislation (Type of text)
Establishs a Code of crimes punishable on indictment, and of certain similar and other offences punishable on summary conviction.
Amending Text region
Penal Code (Amendment) Act, 2008 (No. 28 of 2008).
Penal Code (Amendment) Act, 2011 (No. 34 of 2011).
Penal Code (Amendment) Act, 2014 (No. 15 of 2014).
Electronic source title
Bahamas Laws On-line, Government of the Bahamas
BHS78675.pdf (PDf of Code as amended to Act No. 1 of 2007)