The 6#to~ns Dif lie.? Ordhibutce Js.'i5 A miiilewi~te
Cordvlfaevc, 19JO 3(;
SC. GIDEON 11URRAY,
8th April, 1913.
SAINT VINCENT. No. 3 of 1913.
AN ORDINANCE to amend "The Customs
Duties Ordinance, 1895" and temporarily
to reduce the Import Duty on Rum.
[ 8th April, 1913. ]
W HEREAS it has been deemed expedient in view Preamble.
of the fact that but a limited quantity of rum is at
present being manufactured in the Colony of St. Vincent
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The, C(tf-tom DPt'iv'r Or ,In1h'ruce 18'9.3, A ninlinerid
Ordinince, 1 1.3 (ii).
I~c,. 3 '1 It*i3.
RlfduclOn o Inmport
Duty on rum im-
porteid between lt
April and :311 May
1913, both dlate- in.-
<;overnor in Council
may relive and sus-
petnd again operate ion
to lower the limiort Duty paid on ruin imported ilrto
the Colony to the n;ime amount per gallon as is paid
for Excise Duty.
Be i/f t"einro1 by thel-- Governor with the advice and
con-enlt of the Legislative Council of Saint Vincent as
1. 'l is Ordinance 'nay hI cited a- "The Customs
Dut;es Ordinance, 18!.i. Amendment Ordinaiice, 1913 (ii)"
and .sihll be read n.. o: e with rhe (C'ntomi, Dutie.,
Ordinance, 1893" or any Ordin.ince amending or sub-
stituted for the same.
2. Notwithitanding anything e.)ntained in '-The
Cum,tonis Duties Ordin:liaie' 1893" or in any Ordi Jance
amending ,or repealing the same there shall b- rised
levied collected and p.id unto His Majesty for th'e Public
uses of the Colony upon-a every gallon of ri:-n which
mav have be3n or m i~v .Ii inip)r I into the Colony
between the Ist. of Apr'il 1913 and the l31st May 1.913,
both dates inclusive, the amount of four shilling,' (4/-)
per proof gallon according to Sykei. Hydrometer.
3. If in the opinion of the G-overnor in Council the
quanLtity of locally imiallifacti're] rumi again becomr'n. at
any time insufficient for the needs of the Colony,
it shall be lawful for the Governor in Council by
Order-in-Council from time to tim0W to revive the
operation of this Ordinance for such period of timn as
may be deemed expedient. and to suspend the ;.mi3
again and any Order-in-Council made under the powers
conferred by this Section shall be published in the
jittue; t~ 4in
the cLei.yhild e Council /the 8/th iq on .1,pril, 1913, indt
/he Gorrt',nien/lt GCarzlle fti ,S R///h uq of .11'l, 1913.
V. F. DRAYTON,
(lerk o/ GCounrils.
iFINiED bY THE GOVERNMENT rPNri II iT TillE GOVERNMENT PPINTIN. OF'FIE,
KINOSTOWN, ST. VINCENI-.