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Group Title: Antigua, Montserrat and Virgin Islands gazette.
Title: The Antigua, Montserrat and Virgin Islands gazette
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Title: The Antigua, Montserrat and Virgin Islands gazette
Physical Description: 12 v. : ; 25-35 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Antigua
Montserrat
British Virgin Islands
Publisher: Govt. Printer.
Place of Publication: St. John's? Antigua
Frequency: weekly
completely irregular
 Subjects
Subject: Law -- Periodicals -- Antigua and Barbuda   ( lcsh )
Law -- Periodicals -- Montserrat   ( lcsh )
Law -- Periodicals -- British Virgin Islands   ( lcsh )
Politics and government -- Periodicals -- Antigua and Barbuda   ( lcsh )
Politics and government -- Periodicals -- Montserrat   ( lcsh )
Politics and government -- Periodicals -- British Virgin Islands   ( lcsh )
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legislation   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )
 Notes
Dates or Sequential Designation: v. 1-12, no. 18; July 5, 1956-Mar. 30, 1967.
General Note: Includes supplements consisting of bills, ordinances, statutory rules & orders, etc.
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 Related Items
Preceded by: Leeward Islands gazette
Succeeded by: Antigua official gazette
Succeeded by: Montserrat official gazette
Succeeded by: Virgin Islands official gazette

Table of Contents
    Main
        Page 89
        Page 90
        Page 91
    Montserrat, Ordinance, no. 4 of 1958: Animals (Control of Experiments) Ordinance, 1957
        Page A-1
        Page A-2
        Page A-3
        Page A-4
        Page A-5
    Montserrat, Ordinance, no. 5 of 1958: Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Ordinance, 1957
        Page B-1
        Page B-2
        Page B-3
        Page B-4
        Page B-5
    Montserrat, Ordinance, no. 6 of 1958: Title by Registration Act (Amendment) Ordinance, 1957
        Page C-1
        Page C-2
        Page C-3
        Page C-4
        Page C-5
        Page C-6
        Page C-7
    Montserrat, Ordinance, no. 10 of 1958: Supplementary Appropriation (1955) Ordinance, 1957
        Page D-1
        Page D-2
    Montserrat, Ordinance, no. 11 of 1958: Cadet Corps Ordinance, 1957
        Page E-1
        Page E-2
    Montserrat, Ordinance, no. 15 of 1958: Prison (Amendment) Ordinance, 1958
        Page F-1
    Montserrat, Statutory Rules and Orders, no. 6 of 1958: Proclamation dated March 11, appointing the 8th day of May, 1958, as the date for a general Election
        Page G-1
    Montserrat, Statutory Rules and Orders, no. 13 of 1958: Cadet Corps Regulations, 1958
        Page H-1
        Page H-2
    Virgin Islands, Statutory Rules and Orders, no. 1 of 1958: Colonial Air Navigation (Use of Government Aerodrome) Notification, 1958
        Page I-1
        Page I-2
Full Text







THE

ANTIGUA, MONTHS

AND

VIRGIN ISLANDS GA5

Published by eAuthority.

VOL. III. THURSDAY, 10TH APRIL, 1958.


Notices.


Federal Elections Notice.


Pursuant to section 78 (2) of the
Montserrat Constitution and Elections
Ordinance, 1952 as modified by the
Adaptation of Laws (Elections to The
House of Representatives of the West
Indies) Regulations (S. R. & 0. 1957,
No. 30; S. R. & 0. 1958, No. 11) it is
hereby notified for public information
that in pursuance of the writ issued
for the Federal Elections held on
25th March, 1958 the following can-
didates have been elected to serve in
the House of Representatives of the
West Indies:

Member

BRAMBLE, WILLIAM HENRY

Alternate Member

EDWARDS, JAMIfS NATHANIEL
Dated this 26lth day of March, 1958.
C. STRAUGHN HUSBANDS,
Supervisor o/ Elections.
Ref. No. C. 18/00066

It is notified for general informa-
tion that, on the results of the Higher
School Certificate examination which
was held in December, 1957, the
Governor's Deputy has approved of
the award of the Leeward Islands
Scholarship for 1957 to Mr. Lee L
Moore of the St Kitts-Nevis Grammar
School.

Chief Seeretary's Qffice,
Antigua.
9th April, 1958.
Ref. No. C. 28/00003.

The Administrator of Antigua has
appointed the undermentioned
Marriage Officer for the :Colony of
Antigua:
Reverend Father Rene Van den
Berghe.

Administrator's Ofice',
Antigua.
March, 1958.
Ref. No. A. 8J4--III.


No. 43.
The Governor's Deputy has been
pleased to assent to the undermen-
tioned Ordinance:-
Montserrat.
No. 10 of 1958 The Supplemen-
tary Appropriation (1955) Ordinance,
1957."
13th March, 1958.
Ohief Secretary's Office,
Antigua.
8th April, 1958.
Ref. No. 47/00002,

No. 44.
The following Ordinances & Statu-
tory Rules and Orders are circulated
with this Gazette and form part
thereof:--
ORDINANCES.
Montserrat.
No. 4 of 1958, "The Animals
(Control of Experiments) Ordinance,
1957."
No. 5 of 1958, The Law Reform
(Miscellaneous Provisions) Ordinance
1957."
No. 6 of 1958. "The Title by
Registration Act (Amendment) Ordi-
nance, 1957."
No. 10 of 1958, The Supplemen-
tary Appropriation (1955) Ordinance,
1957. 2 pp Price 4 cts.
No. 11 of 1958, The Cadet Corps
Ordinance. 1957."
No. 15 of 1958, "The Prison
(Amendment) Ordinance 1958."
1 pp. Price 3 cts.
STATUTORY RULES & ORDERS.
Montesrrat.
No. 6 of 1958, Proclamation dated
March 11, appointing the 8th day of
May, 1958, as the date for a general
Election 1 pp. Price 3 cts.
No. 13 of 1958, The Cadet Corps
Regulations, 1958." 2 pp. Price 4 cts.

Virgin Islands.
No. 1 of 1958, The Colonial Air
Navigation (Use of Government
Aerodrome) Notification, 1958.
2 pp. Price 4 cis.


WEST INDIES GAZETTE
LIST of Gazettes and Legal Supple-
ments received for sale at the Gov-
ernment Printing Office, Antigua, are
appended below:-
(a) Gazette Nos. 1 to 8-Vol. I,
1958. Price 18 cents.
LEGAL SUPPLEMENTS.
(b) No. 1 of 1958, "The Appoint-
ments in the Public Service (Delega-
tion) Regulation, 1958, and
No. 2 of 1958, Proclamation bring-
ing certain provisions of the Constitu-
tion into force." Price 8 cents.
(c) British Caribbean Federation
Act, 1956, with The West Indies
(Federation) Order in Council, 1957,
and the Constitution of the West
Indies." Price 80 cents.
(d) Part I-" Tl'' Intcepretation
Regulations, 1958." Price 60 cents.
(e) Part II--" Statutory Instru-
ment No. 3 of 1958 and
"Statutory Instrument No. 4 of
1958." Price 9 cents
(f) Part II-- Statutory Instru-
ments No. 5 of 1958." Price 6 cls.
(q) Part I-Acts of the Federal
Legislature includingg regulation.-
made under section 2 of the West
Indies (Federation) Order in Council,
1957." Price 32 (ts.
(h) Part II-Statutory Instru-
ments-
(i) No. 6 of 1958, The Federal
Supreme Court (Appeal) Rules,
1958."
(ii) No. 7 of 1958, The Federal
Supreme Court (Evidence) Rules,
1958." Price 98 :ts.
No. 8 of 1958, "The Federal Leg-
islatnre (Membership Conitroveries)
Rules. 1958." Price 27 cts.

It is hereby notified for general in-
formation that special stamps of the
values of 3 cents, 6 cPnts, and 12 cents
will be issued in the Colony from
Tuesday 22nd April. 1958 to com-
memorate the Federation of the West
Indies.
The design of the stamps features
a map of the West Indies and a repro-
duction of a portrait of Her Majesty


No. 17.


33-~P ;7~P7

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90 THE ANTIGUA, MONTSERRAT AND VIRGIN ISLANDS GAZIETTE


the Queen. The name of the Colony
and "The West Indies Federation
1958 are also inscribed thereon.

The stamps will be on sale for a
period of twelve months or until
stocks are exhausted whichever is the
earlier.
SYDNEY WALLING.
--Ig. Oili, io'd Poostmtster.

General Po.s Office,
A ntiguu,
27th March, 1958.

In the Supreme Court of the
Windward Islands and
Leeward Islands.


ANTIGUA CIRCUIT.
A.D. 1958.


NOTICE is hereby given that in
pursuance of Rules made by the
Chief Justice under section 16 of the
Windward Islands and Leeward Is-
lands (Courts) Order in Council, 1939,
and duly approved as therein pro-
vided on the 16th day of October
A.D. 1941, the Honourable the Puisne
Jndg., selected for the sitting of the
Court in the Antigua Circuit has
appointed Tuesday the 20th May,
1958. at 10.00 o'clock in the forenoon
as thi day of the month on which the
next sitting of the Antigua Circuit
shall commence.

Dated the 5th day of April, 1958.

EVAN CREQUE,
Ag. Registrar of the Supreme
Court.


TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
PLYMOUTH, MONTSERRAT.
18th March, 1958.
THE PIN-UP COLD PERM-
WAVE, LIMITED, of 449, London
Road, Isleworth, Middlesex, England,
have applied for Registration of One
Trade Mark consisting of the follow-
ing:-

RAYVE
in Class 48.

The Applicants claim that the said
goods are not in use in Montserrat
in respect of the said Trade Mark
before the (late of their said
Application.

Any person may within three
months from the date of the first
appearance of this Advertisement in
the Antigua, Mlontserrat and Virgin
Islands Gazelle, give notice in dupli-
cate at the Trade Marks Office,
Montserrat, of opposition to registra-
tion of the s:id Trade Mark.

C.STRAUGHN HUSBANDS.
Registrar of Trade Marks.


CITY RATE FOR 1958.
Notice is hereby given that the
City Rate Assessment List for 1958
has been posted on the outer door of
the Treasury and at the Office of the
Central Board of Health, Market
Street.

The rate fixed on properties north
of the Street which joins Bennett and
Bryson Streets under an assessed
annual rental value of $48.00 is 5%
and of $48.00 and over 71%. The
rate on all other property under an
assessed annual rental value of $48.00
is 10% and of $48.00 and over 15%.

Any person who objects to any
assessment in the said list must lodge
his objection in writing with the
Secretary, Central Board of Health
within fourteen (lays after the date
of this notice.

R. BLANCHARD,

Secretary,
Cen tra I Board of Health.

Central Board of Health,

Antigua.

3rd Avril, 1958.
Ref. No. A. 50/14-II.

The following particulars relate to
the v.icant posts of Staff Nurse, Hol-
terton Hospital, for which applica-
tions are invited:-

Qualifications:
Candidates should possess the local
certificates in General Nursing and
Midwifery.

Salary:
The salary scale of the post c.f Staff
Nurse is $1296 x 57.60-$ 1411.20 72-
$1627.20 per annum. The point of
entry into the scale will depend on
the candidate's experience.

Duties:
The duties, which are whole time,
are those normally performed by a
Staff Nurse.

Hours:
From 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily with
three hours off. Alternate week ends
off. A half day off weekly. Public
holidays off or other days in lieu
thereof.

2. Applications should be address-
ed, in the first instance, to the Acting
Matron, Holberton Hospital, from
whom further particulars may be
obtained.

Administrator's Ofice,
Antigua.
27th March, 1958.
Ref. A. 13/73-IV.


Applications are invite d for the post
of Marketing Otlicer, St. Vincent.

Salary:
The salary of the post, which is non-
pensionable is in the scale $4,080 X
120-4,800 per annum. The appoint-
ment will be on a contractual basis
for period of two years in the first
instance.

Duties:
The duties of the post are:

(i) to perform all duties in connec-
tion with the purchasing, grading,

storage packing, shipment and sale
of a wide range of agricultural
commodities;

(ii) to supervise the accounting,
clerical and filld staff which will be
employed in the Marketing Organi-
sation;

(iii) to carry out such other duties
which may be assigned to him from
time to time.

Qualifications:
The applicant must have a good
general education and should possess
one or combination of the following
qualifications:-

(a) General business experience.

(h) Accounting experience.

(c) Experience or training in the
Marketing of Agricultural produce
with particular emphasis on ground
provisions.

A good general knowledge of agri-
culture will be advantageous.

Further particulars regarding the
appointment may be obtained from
the Chief Secretary, Windward
Islands, Grenada, to whom applica-
cations should be addressed to reach
him not later than the 15th April,
1958.
No. A. C. 13/290.


TRAFFIC NOTICE.

The Antigua Vehicles and Road.

Traffic Ordinance
No. 5 OF 1946.

By virtue of the power conferred
upon me by Section 2 of the Antigua
Vehicles and Road Traffic Ordinance
No. 5 of 1946, I hereby announce
that until further notice the lighting-
up time for vehicles shall be from
6.30 p.m. to 5.30 a.m.

Dated this 25th day of February,
1958.

H. G. SEWARD,
Traffic Commissioner.
Ref No. 36/00008.


[April 10, J958











April 10, 158] THE ANTIGUA, MONTSERRAT AND VIRGIN ISLANDS GAZETTE


Applications are invited for the post
of Agricultural Officer (Extension),
Department of Agriculture, St.
Vincent.
Salary:

The salary of the post, which is
pensionable, is in the scale $3,360x
120-$4,320, plus a pay addition of
20% of salary. The appointment will
be on a contractual basis or on second-
ment, for a period of 2 years in the
first instance. The pension rights of
any pensionable seconded officer will
be preserved.

Duties:
The duties of the officer will he
those assigned to him by the Superin-
tendentof Agriculture to whom he


will be directly responsible. Such
duties will include the direction of
Agricultural Extension and Soil Con-
servation programmes, as well as
general work of an administrative
nature.

Qualifications:

The minimum qualification re-
quired is the Diploma of the Imperial
College of Tropical Agriculture or an
equivalent degree, with experience
in Tropical Agriculture. General ad-
ministrative experience and know-
ledge of extension work would be
advantageous.

Further particulars regarding the
appointment may be obtained from
the Chief Secretary, Windward


Islands, Grenada, to whom applica-
tions should be addressed to reach him
not later than the 30th April, 1958.

Ref. No. A. C. 13/290.


RAINFALL FIGURES.

Agricultural Department,

Antigua.


Month
January
Feb.
March
To 5th April


1954. 1955.
3.04 2.16
2.45 .68
1.08 *83
*16 '00


1956.
1.40
1.23
1.40
*34


1967.
3.16
2.29
.40
30


1958.
.92
.68
1.22
'43


6.73 3.67 4.37 6.15 3.23


Printed at the Government Printing Office, Antigu, Leew-^d Islands,
by EARL PIaoTT, Government Printer.-By Authority.
1958.


{Price 45 centa.]






No. 4 of 1958. Animals
(Control of Experiments)



[L.S.]



I ASSENT,


MONTSERRAT.

No. 4 of. 1958.


An Ordinance to regulate and control
mance of experiments on animals.

[ 6th March, 1958 ]

ENACTED by the Legislature of
of Montserrat.


the perfor-


Commence-
ment.


the Colony


1. This Ordinance may he cited as the Ani-
mals (Control of Experiments) Ordinance, 1957.

2. In this Ordinance-
"animal" means a living vertebrate animal;
"experiment" means any experiment per-
formed on an animal and calculated to
give pain;

"licensee" means a person licensed under
section 7 of this Ordinance.

3. (1) No person except a licensee shall per-
form any experiment.

(2) No licensee shalli perform any experiment
except in accordance with the terms of his licence
i/ and subject to the restrictions imposed by this Ordi-
V nance.


Short Title.


Interpreta-
tion.


Experiments
only to be
performed by
licensed per-
s)11s.


AlM NTShIR A'l


Ar4 -7^





MONTSERRAT 2

Experiments
not to be per-
formed for
purposes of
attaining
mmauaml skill.
Prohibition
of perform-
nice of expe-
riments for il-
lustration of
lectures sub-
ject to certain
conditions


Restrictions
upon per-
formaices of
experiments
by licence.


Animals No. 4 of 1958.
(Control of Experiments)


4. No licensee shall perform any experiment
for the purpose of attaining manual skill,



i. No licensee shall perform any experiment
for the purpose of illustrating any lecture at any
academic institution unless he is the holder of a
teaching permit under this Ordinance, and unless
the experiment is of a class specified in such permit
and is performed in accordance with the terms of
such permit.

6. (1) Except as otherwise provided in see-
tion 5 of this Ordinance, no licensee shall perform
any experiment except:-

(a) for the purpose of the advancement
by new discovery of physiological knowledge,
or of any knowledge which will be useful for
saving or prolonging life, or alleviating -Illt-r-
ing, or for combating any disease whether
of human ,,-iL..-. animals or plants;

l (b) for the purpose of testing any former
discovery ;ll-.d1 to have been made for the
advancement of the types of kni_\\hled, re-
ferred to in paragraph (a) of this subsection;

(c) by tle order in writing of any Judge
of the Supreme Court in any case where such
Judge is sati-fied that it is essential for the pur-
pose of justice in a criminal case to make such
experiment.


(2) Except as otherwise provided in subsection
(3) of this section, no licensee shall perform any
experiment unless-

(a) throughout the whole of the experi-
ment the animal is under the influence of some
anaesthetic of -urh.-iiiit power to prevent the
animal feeling pain; and

(b) if the 1Iph is likely to continue it'i-r
the effect of the anaesthetic has ceased, or if
any serious injury has been inflicted on the ani-


t





No. 4 of 1958. Animals 3 MONTSERRAT
(Control of Experiments)
mal, the animal is killed before it recovers
from the influence of the anaesthetic which
has been administered.
(3) The provisions of subsection (2) of this sec-
tion shall not apply to any licensee who is the holder
of a special permit granted under section 9 of this Or-
dinance in relati on to any experiment specified in
such special permit.
7. (1) The Governor in Council may grant a li- Grant of li-
.cencel
cence to any person to perform any experiment for
any purpose specified in such license during such pe-
riod and subject to such conditions in addition to the
conditions specified in this Ordinance as he may think
fit.
(2) It shall be a condition of any licence grant-
ed under subsection (1) of this section, that any ex-
periment performed pursuant to such licence shall be
performed at such place as may be specified in such
licence.
8. (1) Where the Administrator is satisfied Permits.
that it is absolutely necessary for the due instruction
of persons att. lilii,- any course of lectures for the
:,'!l..-e of acquiring physiological knowledge or
any k1 ... 1.-.1..- which will be used for -;vingi or
prolonging life, or alleviating -iiff.rii,,. or for com-
bating any disease whether of human beings, ani-
mals or plants, for any such lecture to be illustrated
by the performance of any experiment, the Admin-
istrator may grant to a licensee under this Ordinance
a teaching permit to perform any experiment speci-
tied in such licence for the purpose of illustrating
such lecture.
(2) Every teaching permit under this see-
tion shall be subject to such conditions in addi-
tion to any conditions specified in this Ordinance
as may be specified in such permit, and such permit
shall remain in force for twelve months from the
date on which it is granted.
). (1) Where the Administrator is satisfied p
that the object of nny exprimlent permitted to be mit p.
performed by a licenee under this Ordinance would
iccCsafrily be frustrate'-





Ml...-t~ 4 Animals No. 4 of 1958.
(Control of Experiments)
(a) by the perfornillace f' s uch experi-
ment under any a1naesthetic: r,

(b) by killing the auiiiiiil on which such
experiment is perforlmIed before it recovers from
the influence of any anaesthetic,

he may grant a special permit authorising the li-
censee to perform such experiment t without adminiis-
tering any anaesthetic to the animal orI without
killing the animal before it recovers from tle influ-
ence of such anaesthetic as the case may be.

(2) Any special permit under this,, section
shall specify the p'ri.,1 for which it shall renuin in
force.

Records and 10. (1) Every licensee under this Or(linance
inspections. shall keep, in such form as may be prescribed, re-
cords of all painful experiments performed Iby him.

(2) Every licensee under this Ordinance shall
permit any person authorized in writing by the Ad-
ministrator to inspect any records kept by him at any
time between 8 a.m. and 6 p.Im. on any day other than
a Sunday or public holiday.

(3) Every licensee under this Ordinance shall
permit any person authorised in writing as aforesaid
to enter and inspect, for the purpose of securing com-
pliance with the provisions of th;s Ordinance. any
place specified in such licensee's licence for the per-
formance of experiments.
Returns. 11. Every licensee shall render to the Admin-
istrator in such form and at such time as may be pre-
scribed such returns as may be required in rela-
tion to any experiments performed by him.

R.-~.II. 12. (1) The (.rover nor in (Cuncil may make
regulations generally for the better carrying out of
the provisions of this Ordinance.

(2) Regulations made under this section may
without prejudice to the generality of the power con-
ferred by subsection (1) of this section provide for
the keeping of records of all experiments performed





No. 4 of 1958. Animals
(Control of Experiments)

by any licensee under this Ordinance and for the
rendering of returns in relation to any experiments
performed under this Ordinance.

13. It shall be a condition of every licence or
permit granted under this Ordinance that such licence
or permit may be revoked at any time by the person
granting it on his being satisfied that such licence or
permit ought to be revoked.


14. Every person who acts in contravention Penalty
of any of the provisions of this Ordinance or of any
condition of any licence or permit granted under this
Ordinance shall be guilty of an offence against this Or-
dinance and upon conviction before a Magistrate shall
be liable to a fine of fifty pounds or to imprisonment
for any term not I.vilii. six months or to both
such fine and such imprisonment.


15. A prosecution under this Ordinance against
a licensee shall not be instituted except by or with
the consent of the Crown Attorney.


A. F. DAWKINS,
Preside t.

Passe, the L,- i-la;i i\ Council this 20th day of
December, 1!)57.


GEORGE R. E. CABEY,
Clerk of the Council.


Antigua Printery Ltd.


3MONTSERRAT


RevocatiOi (if
licel ice o01 1per-
nit.


Resttriction
tioin of licen-
see.







No. 5 of 1958. Law Reform
(Miscellaneous Provisions)



(L.S.)


I ASSENT,
A. T. WILLIAMS,
Governor.
26th February, 1958.


MONTSERRAT.

No. 5 of 1958.

An Ordinance to amend the common law in cer-
tain respects and to enact certain provisions
affecting civil remedies.

[26th February, 1958]
ENACTED by the Legislature of the Colony
of Montserrat.
1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Law
Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Ordinance,
1957.

2. (1) In this section -
"court" means, in relation to any claim,
the court or arbitrator by or before
whom the claim falls to be deter-
mined;
"damage" includes loss of life and per-
sonal injury;


MONTSEIlRAT


"fault" means
statutory
omission


negligence, breach of
duty or other act or
which gives rise to a


Commence-
ment.



Short title.


Apportion-
ment of
liabilities in
case of con-
tributory
negligence.






MONTSERRAT 2 Law Reform No. 5 of 1958.
(Miscellaneous Provisions).

liability in tort or would, apart from
this Ordinance, give rise to the de-
fence of contributory negligence.

(2) Where any person suffers damage as
the result partly of his own fault and partly of
the fault of any other person, a claim in respect
of that damage shall not be defeated by reason
of the fault of the person suffering the damage,
but the damages recoverable in respect thereof
shall be reduced to such extent as the court
thinks just and equitable having regard to the
claimant's share in the responsibility for the
damage:
Provided that -
(a) this subsection shall not
operate to defeat any de-
fences arising under a
contract;

(b) where any contract or
enactment providing for
the limitation of liability
is applicable to the
claim, the amount of
damages recoverable by
the claimant by virtue of
this subsection shall not
exceed the maximum
limit so applicable.

(3) Where damages are recoverable by
any person by virtue of the foregoing subsection
subject to any reduction as is therein mentioned,
the Court shall find and record the total damages
which would have been recoverable if the claimant
had not been at fault.

(4) Where any person dies as the result
partly of his own fault and partly of the fault of
any other person or persons, and accordingly, if
an action were brought for the benefit of the
estate under section 2 of the Causes of Action
8/1951 (Survival) Act, 1951, the damages recoverable
would be reduced under subsection (2) of this
section, any damages recoverable in an action
brought for the benefit of the wife, husband,
parent or child of the deceased person under the
cap. 8. Fatal Accidents Act shall be reduced to a propor-
tionate extent.






No. 5 of 1958. Law Reform 3 MONTSERRAT
(Miscellaneous Provisions).

(5) Where, in any case to which subsec-
tion (2) of this section applies, one of the per-
sons at fault avoids liability to any other such
person or his personal representative by pleading
any enactment limiting the time within which
proceedings may be taken, he shall not be en-
titled to recover any damages or contributions
from that other person or representative by
virtue of the said subsection.
(6) Where any case to which subsection
(2) of this section applies is tried with a jury, the
jury shall determine the total damages which
would have been recoverable if the claimant had
not been at fault and the extent to which those
damages are to be reduced.
(7) Article 21 of the Convention con- 22 & 23 Geo.
trained in the First Schedule to the Carriage by v c. s6.
Air Act, 1932, (which empowers a Court to
exonerate wholly or partly a carrier who proves
that the damage was caused by or contributed to
by the negligence of the injured person) shall
have effect subject to the provisions of this
section.

3. Section 2 of this Ordinance shall not Savings for
appy7 -- Maritime
apply Conventions
Act, 1911,
(a) to any claim to which section one "e"d ast
of the Maritime Conventions Act, & 2
Geo. V
1911, applies, and that Act shall c. 57.
have effect as if this Ordinance had
not been passed; or

(b) to any case where the acts or
omissions giving rise to the claim
occurred before the passing of this
Ordinance.

4. (1) The doctrine of common employment Abolition of
at common law is hereby abolished, and it shall doctor
not be a defence to an action against a defendant common
for damages in respect of personal injuries caus- employment,
ed by the wrongful act, neglect or default of a
person employed by the defendant, that that
person was at the time of the occurrence which
caused the injuries in common employment with
the plaintiff.

(2) Every provision in a contract of ser-
vice or apprenticeship, or in an agreement col-
lateral thereto (including a contract or agree-






MONTSERRAT 4 Law Reform No. 5 of 1958.
(Miscellaneous Provisions).

ment entered into before the commencement of
this Ordinance) is void in .o far as it had the
effect of excluding or limiting any liability of the
employer in respect of personal injuries caused
to the person employed or apprenticed by the
wrongful act, neglect or default of any person in
employment with him.
(3) In this section, "personal injuries"
includes any disease and any impairment of a
person's physical or mental condition.
(4) This section binds the Crown.
Libily 5. (1) In this section -
Liability of
owner of "poultry" means domestic fowls, turkeys,
og fuo in geese, ducks and guinea fowls;
persons,
Iultrst oan small stock" means calves, heifers, sheep,
goats and swine.
(2) The owner of a dog shall be liable
in damages for injury done to any person,
poultry or small stock by that dog; and it shall
not be necessary for the person seeking such
damages to show a previous mischievous pro-
pensity in the dog, or the owner's knowledge of
such previous propensity, or to show that the
injury was attributable to neglect on the part of
the owner.
(3) Where any such injury has been
done by a dog, the occupier of any house or
premises where the dog was kept or permitted to
live or remain at the time of the injury shall be pre-
sumed to be the owner of the dog, and shall be
liable for the injury unless he proves that he was
not the owner of the dog at that time:
Pro v i d e d that where there are
more occupiers than one in any house or
premises let in separate apartments, or lodg-
ings, or otherwise, the occupier of that particular
part of the house or premises in which the dog
has been kept or permitted to live or remain at
the time of the injury shall be presumed to be
the owner of the dog.
A. F. DAWKINS,
President.

Passed the Legislative Council this 20th
day of December, 1957.
GEORGE R. E. CABEY,
Clerk of the Council,





No. 5 of 1958. Law Reform 5 M()NT EKRAT
(Miscellaneous Provisions).

COMPARATIVE TABLE

The Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions)
Ordinance, 1957.

1. Short title

2. The Law Reform (Contributory Negli-
gence) Act, 1945 ( 8 & 9 Geo. 6 c. 28),
Sections 1 and 4 Adapted

3. The same Section 3 Adapted

4. The Law Reform (Personal Injuries) Act,
1948 (11 & 12 Geo. 6 c. 41), Sections 1, 3
and 4. Adapted

5. The Dogs Act, 1906 (6 Edw. 7 c. 32),
Section 1 Adapted.


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No. 6 of 1958.


Title by Registration Act
(Amendment).


(L.S.)


I ASSENT,
A. T. WILLIAMS,
Governor.
5th March, 1958.














MONTSERRAT.


. No. 6 of 1958


An Ordinance to amend further the Title by
Registration Act.


[5th March, 1958]


ENACTED by the Legislature of the Colony of
Montserrat.


1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Title
by Registration Act (Amendment) Ordinance,
1957, and shall be read as one with the Title by
Registration Act, as amended, hereinafter called
the Principal Act.


MONTSERRAT


Commenrc
ment.


Short title.

Cap. 99;
Acts 7/1928
21/1932
5/1935
15/1937
4/1943
21/1944
9/1954
and Ordin-
ance
23/1956.
S.R. & 0
1956 No. 1






MONTSEBRAT 2 Title by Registration Act No. 6 of 1958.
(Amendment).

section 12 2. Section 12 of the Principal Act is hereby
Principal repealed and replaced as follows:-
Act repealed
and replaced.
'Right oe 12. (1) Land not registered under
ficate de- this Act may be so registered -
fined and
application
therefore. (a) if the applicant can show
a good documentary title thereto in
himself and his predecessors in
ownership for at least thirty years
next before the date of the presenta-
tion of the request under this Act;

(b) if, notwithstanding that
such documentary title thereto can-
not be shown, the Court is satisfied
from the deeds or other documents
accompanying the request that the
applicant has the right to claim the
land as owner and that he himself
has been in undisturbed possession
of the same continuously during the
period of twelve years next before the
date of the presentation of the re-
quest under this Act;

(c) if the applicant has, by
descent or by will or deed, acquired a
title to the land from a person who
would have been entitled himself to
have the land registered in accord-
ance with the provisions of para-
graph (b) of this subsection;

(d) if the land has been in the
sole and undisturbed possession of the
applicant alone in his own right or
as executor, administrator or trustee,
or partly in the sole and undisturbed
possession of the applicant in any
such right and partly in the sole and
undisturbed possession of any other
person through whom he claims,
continuously for a period of thirty
years next before the date of the
presentation of the request under
this Act.

(2) The application to bring land
under this Part of this Act shall be made
by the owner who shall present a request






No. 6 of 1958. Title oy Registration
(Amendment),

to the Registrar of Titles for the issue to
him of a first certificate in respect of the
land described in the request.
(3) Where the owners of the land
are joint tenants, tenants in common or
coparceners, the request shall be made in
the names of, and shall be signed by, all
of them.
(4) The request shall be in Form 1
in the Second Schedule and shall be
accompanied at the time of presentation
by all the titles, deeds or other documents
under which the applicant claims to be
the owner of the land.
(5) Forthwith upon the presentation
of the request, the Registrar of Titles
shall thereupon proceed to give public
information of such application by ex-
hibiting on the door of the Court House
a copy of the schedule of applications in
Form 3 in the Second Schedule, and the
person presenting the request shall give
further notice of such application by
causing that part of the said schedule of
applications which relates to his appli-
cation to be advertised in two issues of at
least one newspaper published in the
Colony, and no such certificate shall be
issued until the expiration of four weeks
from the date of exhibiting the schedule
or from the date of the first appearance
thereof in the said newspaper.

(6) The applicant shall also within
seven days after the presentation of the
request cause notice of the application to
be served personally upon all owners or
occupiers of land adjoining the land for
which a first certificate is applied for, and
no certificate shall be issued until proof
has been given by the applicant that
such notice has been given and that four
weeks have expired since the giving of
that notice.

(7) A Judge may, upon or without
any application, order such special
notification to individuals or generally,
or may direct such public advertisement


Act 3 )VIONTgitXRAT






MAlNTSEKA 4 Title by Registration Act No. 6 of 1958.
(Amendment).

of the application for ,the first certificate
in newspapers outside the Colony as may
to him appear just and reasonalbe.

(8) Every request for the issue of a
first certificate shall be accompanied by a
plan made by a licensed surveyor, and
the Registrar of Titles shall reject any
plan which he considers insufficient sub-
ject to an appeal to a Judge in Chambers.
(9) Where the application for a first
certificate is in any respect based on
possession of the land, the request shall
be accompanied by affidavits of the a.ppli-
cant and of two other persons at least,
and such affidavits shall set out in detail
the facts establishing that the applicant
has been in sole and undisturbed posses-
sion of the land continuously for the
period of time required by this section as
well as the acts of ownership exercised
over the land and shall prove that the
rents, fruits and profits accruing out of
the land have been taken and appro-
priated by the applicant as owner during
such period."

Section 14
of the Prin- 3. Section 14 of the Principal Act is hereby
repeated repealed and replaced as follows:-
and re-
placed.
placed. Possession 14. (1) Possession for the purpose
sion ~afes of section 12 of this Act shall be posses-
owner. sion as owner by a person, his heirs,
executors, administrators or assigns and
not as an encumbrancer holding a life
interest or interest for a term of years or
other less estate.
(2) A certificate of title issued under
section 13 of this Act to an executor,
administrator or trustee shall be express-
ed as having been issued to the appli-
cant a.s such executor, administrator or
trustee."
Amendment 4. Section 19 of the Principal Act is hereby
of section
19 of the amended -
Principal
Act. (i) by substituting the words and figures
"Crown Proceedings Ordinance, 1954"
for the words "Crown Suits Act or
any Ordinance amending, repealing






No. 6 of 1958. Title by Registration Act 5 MONTSEBRAT
(Amendment).
or substituted for the same" in sub-
subsection (2) of the section; and
"19/1954" for "3 of 8/23" in the
marginal note thereto; and
(ii) by substituting the words "into the
general revenue of the Colony" for
the words "into the said fund" in
section (2) of the section.
5. Subsection (2) of section 34A of the Prin- Amendment
cipal Act is hereby amended by substituting 34 fc th
"Subsections (5), (6), (7) and (8) of section 12 as Principal
well as section 13" for "Sections 12 and 13" Act
occurring therein.
6. The Principal Act is hereby amended by Insertion of
inserting therein immediately after section 34A i.r. thieo
the following sections numbered 34B, 34C, 34D, Principa
34E and 34F:- Act.
34B. Where a certificate of title has "Issue of
been issued without a plan attached it ficat of
shall be lawful for the Registrar of Titles p, wth
at the request of the registered pro- -ttcrhd.
prietor to issue to such registered pro-
prietor a new certificate of title with
plan attached.
34C. Notwithstanding anything to request for
Hirst cert-
the contrary contained in this Act, from iL, .
and after the coming into operation of et .
this section every request for the issue of panied by
a first certificate of title and, when there pla.
is no plan attached to the certificate
of title, every application made under
sections 34B and 144 of this Act for the
issue of a new certificate of title and
every transfer and every request for
transmission of land registered under
this Act and every request for the
issue of a new certificate of title under
the provisions of sections 34E and 34F of
this Act shall be accompanied by three
plans of the land to be described in the
certificate of title, two of which shall be
attached to the original and duplicate
certificates of title when issued.
34D. Subsections (5), (6), (7) and section
(8) of section 12 as well as section 13 of 1 (5) (6) (7)
this Act shall have effect, mutatis second i
mutandis, on every request made under rap1
sections 34B and 34C of this Act. m'r 34-
and 34C.





Mox&TERRA'1 6 Title by Registration Act No. 6 of 1958.
(Amendment).

Partition. 34E. Where an Order for the parti-
tion of land registered under this Act
is made by the Court the Writ of Parti-
tion directed to the Provost Marshal shall
be sufficient to authorise the Provost
Marshal to transfer to the several parties
amongst whom the land has been
partitioned their respective portions, and
subject to the production of the required
plans by the respective parties concerned
the Registrar of Titles shall at the re-
quest of the Provost Marshal issue certi-
ficates of title to the said parties for their
respective portions at their expense.

Rectifica- 34F. If it is proved to the satisfac-
tion of
pans.f tion of the Court or a Judge that any
error or discrepancy appears on a plan
registered under this Act he may direct
such inquiry as he may think fit to be
made into the circumstances of thoe case
and upon proof of such error or dis-
crepancy order that the plan be corrected
or rectified or that a new plan be made
and substituted for the former: Provided
that on every such inquiry four weeks
notice shall be given to the owners or
occupiers of lands adjacent to the portion
of land comprised in the plan to be cor-
rected or rectified and likely to be affect-
ed by such correction or rectification and
provided further that when a new plan is
ordered section 34D of this Act shall also
apply to this section."
Amendment 7. Section 136 of the Principal Act is hereby
of section
136 of the amended -
Principal
Act. (a) by inserting a common after the
word "clerks"; and

(b) by inserting the words "or by means
of a rubber stamp" between the said comma
and the words "if such".

Amendmtnt 8. Section 146 of the Principal Act is hereby
T46 os th amended by substituting the word "appears" for
Principal the word be ".
Act.
Amendment 9. Section 164 of the Principal Act is hereby
af section
164 of th amended by substituting the word "Crown" for
Principal the words "assurance fund".
Act





No. 6 of 1958. Title by Registration Act 7 \M..r-.:I'
(Amendment).

10. Section 165 of the Principal Act is here- Amendment
by amended by substituting the words "Supreme s of the
Court" for the words "Circuit Court". Principal
Act.
11. Section 170 of the Principal Act is here-
by amended by inserting the words "or otherwise Amendment
contrary to the provisions of section 19 of the of "ection
Supreme Court Act, 1939" between the words "for Principal
or in expectation of any fee, gain or reward" and Act.
the words "and a further affidavit"; and sub-
stituting "20/1939" for "Cap. 22" in the marginal
note to the section.

A. F. DAWKINS,
President.

Passed the Legislative Council this

20th day of December, 1957.

GEORGE R. E. CABEY,
Clerk of the Council.


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No. 10 of 1958. Supplementary Appropriation MOMsnaT.
(1956).
[L.S.]
I ASSENT,
O. R. KELSICK,
Governor's Deputy.
13th March, 1958.

MONTSERRAT.

No. 10 of 1958.
An Ordinance to sanction certain further pay-
ments from the Public Treasury in excess of
the sums placed on the Estimates for the
year ended on the thirty-first day of December,
1955.

[13th March, 1958]
ENACTED by the Legislature of the Colony
of Montserrat.
1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Sup- Short title.
elementary Appropriation (1955) Ordinance, 1957.
2. The various sums of money set forth in Legalization
the Schedule to this Ordinance amounting in all to of expendi-
Fifty thousand, four hundred and sixty-two ture.
dollars and thirty-six cents, and drawn from the
Public Treasury for the service of the year ended
31st December, 1955, under the warrant of the
Governor, but not provided for in the Estimates
for the said year, are hereby declared to have been
lawfully expended for the services mentioned in
the said Schedule.

A. F. DAwxKIs,
President.

Passed the Legislative Council this 20th day
of December, 1957.

GEORGE R. E. CABBr,
Clerk of the Council.







MOITSoRRAT2 2


Head.

T.
I1
VIIIl
IX.
XXII.
XXV.
XXIX.


Sunplementary Appropriation
(1966).


Service.

Charges on Public Debt
Pensions and Gratuities
Water
Legal
Miscellaneous
Public Works Recurrent
Storm Damage

Total


No. 10 of 1958


Amount.

$
... 111482
... 221107
... 31318
... 134665
... 1589261

174815

... 5046236


TREASURER'9 CERTIFICATE



I hereby certify that the amounts in the
Schedule to the Supplementary Appropriation
(1955) Ordinance 1957 making a total of $5042636
(which total has been referred to Section 2 of
the Ordinance) have been verified by me as being
expended during the year 1955 in excess of the
Estimates for 1955.

Dated the 12th day of December, 1957.



T. E. PERKINS,
Treasurer.









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No. 11 of 1958.


The Cadet Corps
Ordinance, 1957


[L.S.]


I ASSENT
ALEC LOVELACE,
Governor's Deputy,
19th March, 1958.








MONTSERRAT.

No. 11 of 1958.


An Ordinance to authorise the Establishment of
School Cadet Corps.


[19th March, 1958]


Commence-
ment


ENACTED by the Legislature of the Colony
of Montserrat.

1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Cadet Short Title.
Corps Ordinance, 1957.


2. In this Ordinance the expression "local
forces" means any locally established Regular or
Volunteer Force, including the Leeward Islands
Police Force.

3. (a) The Governor may authorise the estab-
lishment of school cadet corps and may
authorise such corps or any portion
thereof to he attached to any established
local forces for the purpose of any spe-
cial training.


Interpreta-
tion.



Establish-
ment and
membership
of Cadet
Corps.


MONTSERRAT





MO~TPrERAT. 2 The Cadet Corps No. 11 of 1958
Ordinance, 1957

(b) All boys over the age of twelve years
who are ittri,.liii, school shall be eligible
to be members of school cadet corps.
Appointment 4. The Gcvernor shall appoint the officers of
of (Oficeris.
S cadet corps with such rank as he shall think
necessary.
Regulations. 5. The Governor in Council may make regu-
lations governing the formation, organization and
administration of school cadet corps.

A. F. DAWKINS,
President.

Passed the Legislative Council this 20th day
of December, 1957.

GEORGE E. CABEY,
Clerk of the Council.


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No 15 of 1958 Prison (Amendment). MONT-
SERRAT.

[L.S.]
I ASSENT.

ALEC LOVELACE,
Governor's Deputy.
24th March, 1958.


MONTSERRAT.

No. 15 of 1958.

An Ordinance to amend the Prison Ordinance,
1955.
[24th March, 1958.] Commence-
mellt.
ENACTED by the Legislature of the Colony
of Montserrat.
1L This Ordinance may be cited as the Short title.
Prison (Amendment) Ordinance, 1958, and shall
be read as one with the Prison Ordinance, 1955, as t0osJ55
amended, hereinafter called the Principal Ordi- 9/196
nance.
2. For subsection (1) of section 7 of the substitution
.p .of ubsection
Principal Ordinance the following subsection is () of section
hereby substituted:- 7 of the rin-
cipal Ordi-
(1) The Governor shall appoint an nallc
officer in charge of prison discipline who shall
supervise and manage the discipline of the
prison in the Colony. "

A. F. DAWKINS,
President.
Passed the Legislative Council this 28th day
of February, 1958.

GEORGE R. E. CABEY,
Clerk of the Council.

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MONTSERRAT.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1958, No. 6.

PROCLAMATION DATED MARCH 11. APPOINTING THE 8TH
DAY OF MAY, 1958, AS THE DATE FOR A GENERAL
ELECTION.

BY THE ADMINISTRATOR OF THE COLONY
OF MONTSERRAT.
A PROCLAMATION.
A. F. DAWKINS,
Administrator.
WHEREAS by section 25 of the Montserrat Constitution
and Elections Ordinance, 1952 (No. 1 of 1952) it is provided
that-
(1) The Governor may at any time, by proclamation,
summon, prorogue or dissolve the Council; and
(2) The Governor shall dissolve the Council at the
expiration of three years from the date of the return of the
first writ at the last preceding general election, if it shall not
have been sooner dissolved:
AND WHEREAS by section 26 of the said Ordinance, it
is further provided that there shall be a general election at
such time, within two months after every dissolution of the
Council, as the Administrator shall by proclamation appoint:
AND WH EREAS by Proclamation of the Governor dated
the 5th day of March, 1958, the said Council was dissolved as
from the 10th day of March, 1958.
NOW THEREFORE, I, ARTLHU FRANCIS DAWKINS,
Administrator of the Colony of Montserrat do by this my
proclamation appoint that there shill be a general election on
the 8th day of May, 1958.
AND all Her Majesty's loving subjects in the said Colony
and all others whom it may concern are hereby required to take
due notice hereof and give their ready obedience accordingly.
GIVEN at the Administrator's O.,.'., Montserrat, the
11th day of March, 1958, in the seventh year of Her
Majesty's reign.
GOD SAVE THE QUEEN!
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MONTSERRAT.
STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1958, No. 13.
CADET CORPS REGULATIONS MADE BY THE GOVERNOR IN
COUNCIL UNDER SECTION 5 OF THE CADET CORPS ORDI-
NANCE, i957.


1. SHORT TITLE. These Regulations may be cited
as the Cadet Corps Regulations, 1958.
2. HEADMASTER TO MAKE APPLICATION.
The headmaster of a school desiring to obtain the authority
of the Governor for the formation of boys into a school cadet
corps must make an application in writing.
3. Such application will contain information as to the
following points:-
(a) the title which the Cadet Corps wishes to adopt;
(6) whether the Cadet Corps wishes to be affiliated
to the Local Forces;
(c) any point which might bear upon the question of
granting authority for the formation of the Cadet Corps.
4. AUTHORIZATION TO BE PUBLISHED (i) If
the Governor is satisfied that an efficient Cadet Corps will be
organized at the school he may authorize the formation thereof.
Notice of the authorization shall be published in the Gazette.
(ii) Such authorization may be withdrawn by the
Governor at any time.
5. NO POWElR OF COMMAND OVER LOCAL
FORCES. Cadet officers and non-commissioned officers shall
have no powers of command over non-commissioned officers
and men of the Regular or Local Forces.
6. DRESS The dress of all cadet non-commissioned
officers and privates shall be as follows:-
Khaki shirts, khaki shorts, khaki hoses, khaki short
puttees, black ankle boots, khaki felt hats.
This shall be subject to change as may from time to time
be deemed fit.








7. UPKEEP OF UNIFORMS AND INSTR II NTS.
A sum of money may be voted annually by the Government
for the purchase and upkeep of uniforms and band instruments.
Such uniforms and instruments are the property of the Govern-
ment and must be returned to the Officer Conmmanding the
Corps on cessation of membership.
8. TRAINING. The following syllabus of training
will be carried out annually:-
(a) All cadets must attend every parade and
training period, except when incapacitated through ill-
ness, when a Medical Certificate shall be produced.
(b) These parades and training periods will be
held once a week in every term and shall consist of:---
Squad drill with and without arms
Section and platoon drill
Fieldcraft
Physical Training
Miniature rifle practice
(c) There shall be a camp held annually for a period
of not more than one week during the Midsummer
holidays.
9. INSPECTION. The Cadet Corps will be inspected
twice in each year by an Officer detailed by His Excellency the
Governor. On the result of such inspection it will be decided
whether a unit fulfils the conditions necessary for continuation
of official recognition.
10. I:':SPONSIB[LiTY OF COMMANDING OFFI-
CER. The Officer Commanding the Cadet Corps will be
responsible to the Governor for:--
(a) the compliance by the Corps with the conditions
laid down in these Regulations;
(b) keeping a roll showing the strength of the unit,
the age of each cadet, and a record of each cadet's attend-
ances at instructional parades.
Made by the Governor in Council this 13th day of March,
1958.
GEORGE R. E. CABEY,
Clerk of the Council.

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VIRGIN ISLANDS.


STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1958, No. 1.

USE OF GOVERNMENT AERODROME


1. This notification may be cited as the Colonial Air
Navigation (Use of Government Aerodrome) Notification,
1958.
2. In this notification-
maximum permissible weight" means the maximum
permissible weight authorised by an aircraft's
certificate of airworthiness.
3. In accordance with the provisions of Articles 54, 55
and 60 of the Colonial Air Navigation Order, 1955 (Imperial),
His Excellency the Governor has been pleased to notify that
the Government Aei'odrome known as Beef Island Airfield at
Beef Island has been designated as the Customs Airport for
the Colony of the Virgin Islands and is available for use as a
place for landing or departure of civil, private or commercial
aircraft on payment of the feesset out in the Regulations in
the First Schedule hereto and subject to the conditions
contained in the Second Schedule hereto.
4. The facilities at present available at the said
aerodrome are designed to accommodate aircraft of maximum
permissible weight not exceeding 15,000 lbs.
FIRST SCHEDULE
REGULATIONs COVERING LANDING AND OTHER FEES
1. (1) The fees to be charged for the landing of an aircraft at
Beef IslandA irfield shall be assessed at the rate of 86c. (US $. 50c.)
for each 1,000 lbs, or part thereof, of its maximum permissible weight.
(2) No parking fee will be charged for the day on which the
aircraft lands. Thereafter parking fees will be charged at the follow-
ing rates-
For each 24 hours or part thereof:-
Maximum permissible weight-
Up to 10,000 lbs .. $1.71 (US $1)
Over 10,000 lbsa $3.43 (US $2)









(3) In lieu of a fee for each landing or parking as provided in
paragraphs (1) and (2) of this regulation, the Governor may, from time
to time, fix a commuted fee to be paid by any person in respect of an
aircraft owned or operated by him and landing or parking at the
aerodrome during such period as the Governor may determine.

2. (1) Fees chargeable under Regulation 1 hereof shall be paid by
the owner, operator or agent of the aircraft.

(2) All such fees shall be paid into the Treasury in aid of the
general revenue of the Colony.

3. The Governor may, in his discretion, exempt any person from
the payment, either partially or wholly, of any of the fees set out in
Regulation 1 in any case in which it is expedient to do so or in which
the payment of such fees would cause undue hardship.

SECOND SCHEDULE

CONDITIONS OF USEi OF AERODBOME.

1. Every aircraft entering the Colony shall be required to land
at Beef Island Airfield before proceeding to any other destination.

2. Every aircraft leaving the Colony shall be required to depart
therefrom from Beef Island Airfield.

3. Beef Island Airfield will be opened to traffic on request as and
when required during the hours of daylight of each day of the week.

4. Beef Island Airfield is mad" available for use by civil aircraft
on the express condition that such use is entirely at the risk of the
registered owner of the aircraft concerned and that the Government
shall not be responsible for loss or damage resulting from the use of
the said aerodrome or its accessory facilities through act of Gol, war,
civil commotion, riot, looting. explosion, faimri of machinery or plant,
negligence, lire or any other cause whatsoever.

Dated the 27th day of March, 1958.

By His Excellency's Command,

O. R. KELSICK,
Chief Secretary










Priitert at the Government Printing Oft'.oe, Antigua, Leeward Islands,
by EARL PI:oTr, Govornment Printer.-By Authority.
1958,


520-4.58


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