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Title: Trinidad and Tobago gazette.
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Language: English
Creator: Trinidad and Tobago.
Publisher: By Authority.
Publication Date: January 1, 1969
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Subject: Law -- Periodicals. -- Trinidad and Tobago
Politics and government. -- Trinidad and Tobago
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    Extraordinary
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    Government Notice no.1 of 1969: Customs (Import Duty) Order, 1969
        A-1
        A-2
        A-3
        A-4
        A-5
    Government Notice no. 2 of 1969: Purchase Tax (Amendment) Order, 1969
        A-6
        A-7
        A-8
        A-9
        A-10
    Government Notice no.3 of 1969: Provisional Collection of Taxes (Firearms Licences Variation) Order, 1969
        A-11
        A-12
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TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO GAZETT



(EXTRAORDINARY)


Vol. 8 Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, Wednesday, 1st January, 1969-Price 18c. No.

1
SUPPLEMENT TO THIS ISSUE

THE DOCUMENTS detailed hereunder have been issued and are published as a Supplement to this issue of the Trinidad and
Tobago Gazette:-


Customs (Import Duty) Order, 1969-(Government Notice No. 1 of 1969).
Purchase Tax (Amendment) Order, 1969-(Government Notice No. 2 of 1969).


Provisional Collection of Taxes (Firearms Licences Variation) Order, 1969-(Government Notice No. 3 of 1969). v.

2
EXTENSION OF CLOSING DATE FOR TENDERS
WITH REFERENCE to the tender notice dated 12th December, 1968, inviting tenders for the supply and installation of Radar
for Coastal Vessels, prospective tenderers are hereby notified that the closing date for the submission of tenders has been
extended to 4.00 p.m. on Friday, 17th January, 1969.


K. KELSHALL
Director of Contract


24th December, 1968-(C.T.B. 5/1/14).


3
CANCELLATION OF APPOINTMENT OF CHIEF JUSTICE
NOTICE 3544 appearing in Vol. 7. No. 122, of the Trinidad and Tobago Gazette dated the 19th December, 1968 is hereby
cancelled.


S. CHAN-PONG
Secretary to the Governor-General


THE CONSTITUTION OF TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO


APPOINTMENT OF CHIEF JUSTICE
IN EXERCISE of the powers conferred upon him by subsection (1) of section 79 of the Constitution, the Governor-General,
acting in accordance with the advice of the Prime Minister, has been pleased to appoint the HONOURABLE ARTHUR HUGH
McSHINE, a Justice of Appeal, Chief Justice with effect from the 1st January, 1969.


S. CHAN-PONG
Secretary to the Governor-General


31st December, 1968.


5
APPOINTMENT OF VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE INDUSTRIAL COURT

IT is notified for general information that the Governor-General has been pleased to appoint MR. JOHN AIBERT '
MONTGOMERY BRAITHWAITE, Vice-President of the Industrial Court, for a period of five years, with .effect from
the 22nd January, 1968.

S. CHAN-PONG
31st December, 1968. Secretary to the Governor-General

6
APPOINTMENT OF MEMBER OF. THE .INDUSTRIAL COURT -

IT is notified for general information that the Governor-General has been pleased to appoint MR. JAMES EDWIN
MACARTHUR ADAMS, a member of the Industrial Court, for a period of five years, with effect from the 1st January, 1969."


31st December, 1968.


31st December, 1968.


SS. CHAN-PONG
SSecretary to the Governor-General

GovERNMENT PRINTER, TRINIbAD, TRINIDAD A L iOBAG- a

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"Supplement to the "Triitdad an~T^obago Gazette", Vol. 8, No. 1, 1st January, 1969

GoVERNME-NT NOTICE NO. 1

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

THE CUSTOMS ORDINANCE, CH. 32. No.12

ORDER

MADE BY THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL UNDER SECTION 6 OF
THE CUSTOMS ORDINANCE

THE CUSTOMS (IMPORT DUTY) ORDER, 1969

1. This Order may be cited as the Customs (Import Duty) Order, 1969.

2. In this Order, "FIRST SCHEDULE" means the First Schedule of
the Schedules of Import and Export Duties and Exemptions from Duties
imposed under the Customs Ordinance.
3. The First Schedule is hereby amended:-
(a) by including the following new Item number, class or description
of goods, unit and rate of duty:-


(b) by substituting for Item 013-01 and the entries opposite thereto
the following:-

UNIT RATE oF DUTY
Item Class or Description
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation
013-01.01 Sausages of all kinds, not in airtight
containers ... ... ... lb. Value 5% 10%

(c) by including the following new Item number, class or description
of goods, unit and rate of duty:-

UNIT RATE or DUTY
Item Class or Description ----
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation
013-01.02 Sausages of all kinds, quick frozen, put
up in retail sale packages ... lb. Value 25% 30%


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2 Customs (Import Duty) Order, 1969


(d) by substituting for Item 013-09 and the entries opposite thereto
the following:-

UNIT RATE or DUTY
Item Class or Description
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifl- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation

013-09.01 Meat extracts and preparations of
meat, n.e.s. (including natural
sausage casings), and soups contain.
ing meat or meat extracts ... lb. Value 15% 25%



(e) by including the following new Item number, class or description
of goods, unit and rate of duty:-

UNIT RATE OF DUTY
Item Class or Description
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation

013-09.02 Meat extracts and preparations of
meat, n.e.s. quick frozen put up in
retail sale packages ... ... lb. Value 25% 35%



(f) by substituting for Item 029-09 and the entries opposite thereto
the following:-

UNIT RATE OF DUTY
Item Class or Description
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation

029-09.01 Dairy Products, n.e.s. (ice cream pow-
ders, malted milk compounds and
mixtures, dehydrated products, &c.) lb. Value 15% 25%



(g) by including the following new Item number, class or description
of goods, unit and rate of duty:-

UNIT RATE OF DUTY
Item Class or Description
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation

029-09.09 Dairy products, n.e.s., quick frozen
(including ice-cream), put up in retail
sale packages ... ... ... lb. Value 25% 35%








Customs (Import Duty) Order, 1969 8


(h) by including the following new Item numbers, class or description
of goods, units and rates of duty:-


UNIT RATE or DUTY
Item Class or Description -- -- --- -
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
Station

031-01.013 Fish; fresh, quick frozen, salmon, trout,
halibut, sole and plaice put up in
retail sale packages ... ... lb. Value 25% 35%
013-01.014 Fish: other fresh, quick frozen put up
in retail sale packages ... ... lb. Value 25% 35%
031-02.189 Fish: smoked or pickled, quick frozen,
put up in retail sale packages ... lb. Value 25% 35%
032-01.08 Fish: products, and fish preparations
in air-tight containers, quick frozen,
put up in retail sale packages ... lb. Value 25% 35%






(i) by substituting for Item 032-02.01 the following description:-


UNIT RATE OF DUTY
Item Class or Description
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation
032-02.01 Fish Products ... ... ... lb. Value 15% 25%






(j) by including the following new Item numbers, class or description
of goods, units and rates of duty:-


UNIT RATE or Du T
Item Class or Description
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation

032-02.03 Caviar and substitutes for caviar ... lb. Value 25% 35%
032-02.04 Fish preparations, n.e.s., crustacea and
molluscs, prepared or preserved (fish
balls, fish cakes, &c.) quick frozen,
put up in retail sale packages ... lb. Value 25% 35%
b au 6 6








t Customs (Import Duty) Order, 1969


(k) by substituting for Items 048-04.08, 048-04.09, and the entries
opposite thereto the following:-_
UNIT RATE or DUTY
Item Class or Description
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation

048-04.089 Other bakery products,n.e.s.,sweetened
or flavoured by an admixture or
filling or coating of sugar, honey,
fruit, cheese, chocolate, jams, &c. ... lb. Value 10% 15%
048-04.099 Other bakery products, n.e.s. un-
sweetened ... ... ... lb. Value 10% 15%


(1) by including the following new Item numbers, class or description
of goods, units and rates of duty:-

UNIT RATE or DUTY
Item Class or Description
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifl- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation

048-04.088 Otherbakeryproducts,n.e.s., sweetened
or flavoured by an admixture or
filling or coating of sugar, honey,
fruit, cheese, chocolate, jams, &c.,
quick frozen, put up in retail sale
packages ... ... ... lb. Value 25% 30%
048-04.098 Other bakery products, n.e.s., un-
sweetened, quick frozen, put up in
retail sale packages ... ... lb. Value 25% 30%


(m) by substituting for Item 051-06.099 and the entries opposite
thereto the following:-

UNIT RATE or DUTY
Item Class or Description
No. Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation


051-06.091 Other fresh fruit, n.e.s. ... ... lb. Value Free 5%


(n) by including the following new Item number, class or description
of goods, unit and rate of duty:--








Customs (Import buty) Order, 169


(o) by including the following new Item number, class or description
of goods, unit and rate of duty.

UNIT RATE OF DUTY
Item Class or Description -
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation
065409.088 Vegetables n.e.s., quick frozen, includ-
ing beans and peas, fresh (not dry),
carrots, asparagus, cabbage &c.,
put up in retail sale packages ... lb. Value 25% 35%

S () by including the following new Item number, class or description
of goods, unit and rate of duty.

UNIT RATE OF DUTY
e Item. Class or Description
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation

6)550210.6 Corn, quick frozen, put up in retail
sale packages ... ... ... lb. Value 25% 35%

(q) by including the following new Item number, class or description
of goods, unit and rate of duty:-

UNIT RATE OF DUTY
Item Class or Description
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation
099-09.091 Food preparations, n.e.s. (including
potato puffs) quick frozen, put up in
retail sale packages ... lb. Value 25% 35%

(r) by substituting for items 991-02, 991-03, and the entries opposite
thereto the following:-

UNIT RATE or DUTY
Item Class or Description
No. of Goods For For Pref. Gen.
Classifi- Duty Tariff Tariff
cation
991-02 Unrefined Gold ... ... ... oz. Troy Value 5% 15%
991-0- Partly worked gold including plate,
sheet, wire and other gold products
in which the value of the gold is 80%
or more of the total value... ... oz. Troy Value 15% 256%

Made this 1st day of January, 1969.

K. BOSWELL-INNISS
Acting Secretary to the Cabinet







Purchase Tax (Amendment) Order, 1969


GOVERNMENT NOTICE NO. 2

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

THE FINANCE ACT, 1963

ORDER

MADE BY THE MINISTER OF FINANCE UNDER SECTION 12A OF THE FINANOB
ACT, 1963

THE PURCHASE TAX (AMENDMENT) ORDER 1969

1. This Order may be cited as the Purchase Tax (Amendment) Order,
1969.

2. The First Schedule to the Finance Act, 1963 is hereby amended-
(a) by substituting for item 103 the following new items, chargeable
goods and rates of Purchase Tax:-
Rate of
"Item Chargeable goods Purchase Tax
Per cent
103A Rum, in bottles ... .. ... ... 10
103B Rum, other kinds ... ... ... 15"

(b) by substituting for item 145 the following new items, chargeable
goods and rates of Purchase Tax:-
Rate of
"Item Chargeable goods Purchase Tax
Per cent
145A Stoves, ranges, designed for operation by
electricity or gas, whether from the mains
or not, of a kind used for domestic pur-
poses, including domestic ranges operated
by the conversion of liquid fuel to gas, of
a wholesale value of $25.00 and over but
less than $100.00 ... ... ... 10

145B Stoves, ranges, designed for operation by
electricity or gas, whether from the mains
or not, of a kind used for domestic pur-
poses, including domestic ranges operated
by the conversion of liquid fuel to gas, of
a wholesale value of $100.00 and over but
less than $250.00 ... ... ... 15

145o Stoves, ranges, designed for operation by
electricity or gas, whether from the mains
or not, of a kind used for domestic pur-
poses, including domestic ranges operated
by the conversion of liquid fuel to gas, of
a wholesale value of $250.00 and over 20"







Purchase Tax (Amendment) Order, 1969 7


(c) by substituting for Item 149 the following new Item,
chargeable good and rate of Purchase Tax:-
Rate of
"Item Chargeable goods Purchase Tax
Per cent

149 Freezers, mechanical of a kind used for domes-
tic purposes, electrically operated, under
1 h.p., notwithstanding that the articles
may be supplied in a modified "industrial"
finish, for use in a non-domestic establish-
ment, such as a hotel ... ... 20



(d) by adding the following Items:-
Rate of
"Item Chargeable goods Purchase Tax
Per cent
153A Refrigerators, mechanical other than Item 143
of a kind used for domestic purposes,
electrically operated, under one horse-
power, notwithstanding that the articles
may be supplied in a modified "industrial"
finish for use in a non-domestic establish-
ment such as an hotel, of a value of less
than $225.00 ... ... ... 10


153B Refrigerators, mechanical other than Item 143
of a kind used for domestic purposes,
electrically operated, under one horse-
power, notwithstanding that the articles
may be supplied in a modified "industrial"
finish for use in a non-domestic establish-
ment such as an hotel, of a value of
$225.00, and over but not exceeding
8400.00. 15


153c Refrigerators, mechanical other than Item 143
of a kind used for domestic purposes,
electrically operated, under one horse-
power, notwithstanding that the articles
may be supplied in a modified "industrial"
finish for use in a non-domestic establish-
ment such as an hotel, of a value
exceeding $400.00 ... ... ... 20"







S Pu*chase Tax (Amendment) Order, 1969

(e) by including the following new items, chargeable goodk~.nd rates
of Purchase Tax:-

Rate of
"Item Chargeable goods Purchase Tax
Per cent
154 Furniture .. ... ... ... 10

155 Electrothermic apparatus other than item 156
(including domestic working and heating
appliances) such as Boiling Rings and Hot
Plates; cooking utensils incorporating
electric or gas heating elements such
as Electric Kettles, Coffee Machines, Egg
Boilers, Milk Warmers, Toasters; Electro-
medical appliances such as Ultra-violet
and Radiant heat lamps, sun lamps and
other similar apparatus; Food mixers
(including drink mixers, hair dryers)
(all types) Exemptions: Food mixers
(including drink mixers) designed
for commercial or industrial use and
having a capacity exceeding six imperial
quarts; Electric irons, Equipment
purchased for use exclusively in
hospitals ... ... ... ... 15

156 Portable electric appliances-electro mechanical
appliances of a kind used for domestic
purposes such as:-
(a) Vacuum Cleaners
(b) Carpet Sweepers
(c) Floor Polishers
(d) Washing Machines
(e) Dish Washing Machines
(f) Water Heating Appliances
(g) Health Exercisers
(h) Ice Cream Machines of a capacity
up to 10 quarts
(i) Electric Fans; Ceiling, Table or
Bracket ... ... ... 15

Exemptions: Floor polishers designed
exclusively for industrial use which
(a) weigh not less than 45 lb., and
(b) are fitted with low speed contin-
uously rated motors of 400 watts
and over.







Purchase Tax (Amesdment) Order, 1960 9

"Item Chargeable goods Rate of
Purchase Tax
Per cent
156 Portable electrical appliances-Contd.
Exemptions-Contd.
Table and bracket fans having a rated
consumption exceeding 80 watts, or a blade
sweep exceeding 16 inches. Three or four-
bladed fans designed for suspension from
the ceiling and having a blade sweep of
36 inches or more. Exhaust fans designed
for building into the structure of buildings.


(f) by substituting for item 262 the following new items,
chargeable goods and rates of Purchase Tax :-
"Item Chargeable goods Rate of
Purchase Tax
Per cent
262A Stoves, ranges, designed for operation by elec-
tricity or gas, whether from the mains or
not, of a kind used for domestic purposes,
including domestic ranges operated by the
conversion of liquid fuel to gas, of a market
value of $25 and over but less than $100 10

262a Stoves, ranges, designed for operation by
electricity or gas, whether from the mains
or not, of a kind used for domestic purposes,
including domestic ranges operated by
the conversion of liquid fuel to. gas, of a
market value of $100 and over but less
than $250 ... .. ... ... 15

2620 Stoves, ranges, designed for operation by
electricity or gas, whether from the mains
or not, of a kind used for domestic pur-
poses, including domestic ranges operated
by the conversion of liquid fuel to gas, of
a market value of $250 and over ... 20"

(y)g by altering the rate of tax given in the second column for item 273
from 15 per cent to 20G per cent;
(h) by substituting for item 284 the following new items, chargeable
goods and rates of Purchase Tax:-
Rate of
"Item Chargeable goods Purchase Tax
Per cent
284A Rum, in bottles ... .. ... ... 10


... ... ... 15"


2840 ]Rum,, other kinds








.0 Purchase Tax (Amendment) Order, 1969

(i) byincluding the following new Item, chargeable goods and rate
of Purchase Tax:-
Rate of
"Item Chargeable goods Purchase Tax
Per cent

296 Furniture ... ... ... ... 10

(j) by inserting after Item 297 the following:-
"Note to the First Schedule Part II

Notes:
1. Goods of a description shown against the respective Items
250, 257, 258, 260, 261, 262A, 262B, 262c,, 266 267, 268,
270, 273, 274, 275, 276, 277, 296 shall be chargeable at
the prescribed rate of Purchase Tax whether such goods
are imported in an assembled, unassembled or dis-
assembled condition; so however, that any such goods
shown to the satisfaction of the Comptroller to have
been imported solely for the purpose of use as spare
parts for repairs that are intended to be sold as such
shall be excluded.

2. Where under Note 1 any such goods are treated as
excluded, therefrom, the Comptroller may from time
to time require the person by whom any representation
was made to account for the goods and if he fails to
do so to the satisfaction of the Comptroller, the tax
which, if the goods had not been treated as aforesaid,
would have been payable shall be deemed to have
become payable on the making of the requirement.

3. For the purposes of the preceding Note 1 the goods
referred to shall not be considered as losing their
essential character by reason only of the absence, for
example, of any motors, flywheels, bedplates, calendar
rolls, tools, gauges, nuts, bolts, screws, rivets, &c. that
may be required to complete the assembly.

4. Goods, imported unassembled or disassembled are to be
classified according as they are classifiable under the
items prescribed, if the parts for assembly are imported
in one consignment; so however that where the Comp-
troller of Customs and Excise so directs such goods
shall be so classified notwithstanding they are imported
unassembled or disassembled in a series of consign-
ments.'

Made this 1st day of January, 1969.



ERIC WILLIAMS
Minister of Finance.








Provisional Collection of Taxes (Firearms Licences Variation) Order, 1969

GoERNMENT NOTICE No. 3

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

THE PROVISIONAL COLLECTION OF TAXES ACT, 1963

ORDER

MADE BY THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL UNDER SECTION 3 OF THE
PROVISIONAL COLLECTION OF TAXES ACT, 1963

THE PROVISIONAL COLLECTION OF TAXES (FIREARMS
LICENCES VARIATION) ORDER, 1969.

1. This Order may be cited as the Provisional Collection of Taxes
(Firearms Licences Variation) Order, 1969.

2. Taxes imposed by the enactment mentioned in the Schedule to this
Order are hereby varied to the extent and in the manner set out therein.


SCHEDULE

The Firearms and Ammunition Ordinance, Ch. 30. No. 5, subsection
(1) of section 3 thereof is amended by substituting the words "$25.00
for each pistol or rifle and $10.00 for each gun shall be payable:"
for the words appearing after the word "of" in line six up to and
including the word "payable" in line seven.


Made this 1st day of January, 1969.


K. BOSWELL-INNIRA
Acting Secretary to the ~qit


GOVERNMENT PRINTER, TRINIDAD, TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO-1969




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