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    Government Notice No. 218: The Taxi-cabs Maximum Fares Regulations, 1959 - M.P. 15665 C
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    Government Notice No. 219: The Road Traffic (Vehicle Inspection) Regulations, 1959 - M.P. 15665 I
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    Government Notice No. 220: The Street Traffic (Elethera) Amendment Rules, 1959 - M.P. 15515
        Page A-4
    Government Notice No. 221: The Quieting Titles Rules, 1959 - M.P. 15657
        Page A-5
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    Government Notice No. 222: The Elections Registration Appeal Rules, 1959 - M.P. 15941 A
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OFFICIAL GAZETTE



BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY


NASSAU October 17, 1959 42


GOVERNMENT NOTICES

COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE
No. 214.
His Excellency the Governor has approved the following
appointments:-
Mr. A. G. Knox Johnston, C.M.G., Deputy Colonial Secretary,
to be Acting Colonial Secretary and a temporary Member
of the Executive Council and Clerk to the Executive
Council for the period 14th to 16th October, 1959.-
M.P. P.1180.
Mr. Caleb W. Curry, First Assistant Secretary, to be Acting Dep-
uty Colonial Secretary for the period 14th to 16th Oc-
tober, 1959. M.P. P.6.
Mr. C. Kenneth Knowles, Chief Clerk, to be Acting First Assist-
ant Secretary for the period 14th to 16th October, 1959.
M.P. P.199.
Mr. A. E. Albury, Engineer Grade 1, to be seconded to the post
of Distribution Engineer with effect from the 1st Jan-
uary, 1959. M.P. P.300.
Mr. A. B. L. Sherman, Engineer Grade 1, to be seconded to the
post of Radio Engineer with effect from the 1st January,
1959. M.P. P. 289.
Mr. R. I. Bartlett, Workshop Engineer, to be seconded to the
post of Radio Engineer with effect from the 14th August,
1959. M.P. P.343.
Mr. E. E. Granger, Engineer Grade 1, to be seconded to the post
of Exchange Engineer with effect from the 1st January,
1959. M.P. P.298.
Mr. Preston Higgs, Customs Officer Scale 5, to be Acting Cus-
toms Supervisor Airport with effect from the 19th Oc-
tober, 1959. M.P. P.171.















494 OFFICIAL GAZETTE

No. 215.
The following staff movements are notified for general in-
formation:-
RESUMPTION OF DUTY
The following officers in the Secretariat have resumed the
duties of the post set opposite their names with effect from the
16th October, 1959:-
Hlon. K.M. Walmsley, C.M.G., O.B.E. Colonial Secretary and
Clerk to Executive Council. MP. P.924.
Mr. A. G. Knox Johnston, C.M.G. Deputy Colonial Secretary.
-M.P. P.1180.
Mr. Caleb W. Curry First Assistant Secretary. M.P. P.6.
Mr. C. Kenneth Knowles Chief Clerk. M.P. P.199.
LEAVE
Mr. Vivian N. Pinder, Customs Supervisor Airport, two weeks
vacation leave with effect from the 19th October, 1959. -
M.P. P.157.


No. 216.
His Excellency the Governor has been informed by the Right
Honourable the Secretary of State for the Colonies that Her Ma-
jesty The Queen will not be advised to exercise her power of
disallowance with respect to the following Act of the Legislature
of the Bahama Islands:-
No. 16 of 1959 The Eric Harold Coleman Pension Act 1959.
His Excellency directs that this Act shall come into operation
as on and from the 16th March 1959.
M.P. P.83.

No. 217.
The subjoined Notice of Intention given under The Acquisi-
tion of Land Act (Chapter 254) is published for general informa-
tion.
M.P. 12882.
NOTICE OF INTENTION
Given Under
THE ACQUISITION OF LAND ACT
(Chapter 254)
WHEREAS it appears to His Excellency the Governor in
Council that the land described in the Schedule hereto is required
for a public purpose.
NOW THEREFORE it is hereby notified that it is the in-
tention of His Excellency the Governor in Council on behalf of
the Promoters the Board of Education to acquire the said land for
a public purpose to wit: for the purpose of erecting thereon a
school-house
ALL persons interested in the said land shall within 30 days
of the publication of this notice state in writing to the Colonial
Secretary of the Colony the nature of their respective interests
in the said land and the amount and particulars of their claim to
compensation for such interests.
Dated the 13th day of October, 1959.
Sgd. CALEB W. CURRY,
Acting Colonial Secretary.















OFFICIAL GAZETTE 495

SCHEDULE
Starting from an iron stake cemented in the ground at a
point A which is approximately 47' in a direction S 60" W from
the South Western corner of the school building, which is on the
piece of land in question, and proceeding 400' on the Public Road
in a direction S 30" E to another iron stake; then 436' in a direc-
tion N 20" E along an existing stone wall which separates the
Board of Education Property from the Stevens estate to another
iron stake; then 400' in a direction N 30" W then 436' in a direc-
tion S 20" W to the starting point, the whole comprising a total
area of 3.22 acres.
The foregoing notices numbered 214 to 217 are published by
command.
K. M. WALMSLEY,
Colonial Secretary.


DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES


Registrar General's Office,
Nassau, N.P., Bahamas,
13th October, 1959.
THE TRADE MARKS ACT
Trade Mark Nos. 1367, 1368
Classes 47 and 3 respectively
I hereby give notice that the registration of the Trade Mark
above referred to of Corn Products Company of New York City,
New York, U.S.A., registered on the 11th day of October, 1945,
has been renewed as and from the 13th day of October, 1959.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar General.


Registrar General's Office,
Nassau, N.P.,
13th October 1959.
THE TRADE MARKS ACT
TAKE NOTICE that in accordance with Rules 68 and 69
of the Rules made under The Trade Marks Act, notice in the
forms 14 and 15 as prescribed by the said Rules has been sent to
Harry B. Sands, Esq.,: Agent for Corn Products Company of New
York City, New York, U.S.A., the registered proprietors of the
undermentioned Trade Mark:-
Nos. 1365, 1366 in Classes 47 & 42 respectively
the registration of which expired on the 11th day of October,
1959, and in accordance with Rule 70 of the said Rules, notice
is hereby given that the renewal fee of the registration of the
said Trade Mark has not been paid.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar General.


IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 242/1959.
WHEREAS Christopher Francis of the City of Nassau in the
Island of New Providence has made application to the Chief















496 OFFICIAL GAZETTE

Justice of the Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands for letters
of Administration of the real and personal estates of Justina Stur-
rup, late of the District of Nicolls Town, Andros, Bahama Islands,
deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the expiration of fourteen days from
the date hereof.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
13th October, 1959.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 243/1959.
WHEREAS Gertrude Burnside of the City of Nassau in the
Island of New Providence has made application to the Chief
Justice of the Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands for letters
of Administration of the real and personal estates of Margaret
Eva Virgil, late of the Southern District in the Island of New
Providence, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the expiration of fourteen days from
the date hereof.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
13th October, 1959.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 244/1959.
WHEREAS Leroy Herbert Jones of Strachan Corner in the
Island of New Providence has made application to the Chief
Justice of the Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands for letters
of Administration of the real and personal estates of James
Thomas Jones, late of Strachan Corner in the Southern District
of the Island of New Providence, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the expiration of fourteen days from
the date hereof.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
13th October, 1959.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 246/1959.
WHEREAS Stafford Sands formerly of Cherokee Sound,
Abaco but presently of New Providence has made application to
the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands for
letters of Administration of the real and personal estates of John
Sands, late of Cherokee Sound in the Island of Abaco one of the
Bahama Islands, deceased.















OFFICIAL GAZETTE


NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the expiration of fourteen days from
the date hereof.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
13th October, 1959.


IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 247/1959.
WHEREAS Stafford Sands formerly of Cherokee Sound in
the Island of Abaco, but presently of New Providence has made
application to the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Ba-
hama Islands for letters of Administration of the real and personal
estates of John Sands, late of the Settlement of Cherokee Sound
in the Island of Abaco, one of the Bahama Islands, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the expiration of fourteen days from
the date hereof.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
13th October, 1959.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 248/1959.
WHEREAS Kathleen Eugene Robson of the City of Nassau
in the Island of New Providence has made application to the
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands for
letters of Administration of the real and personal estates of Wil-
liam Charles Robson, late of the City of Nassau in the Island of
New Providence, Retired Civil Servant, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the expiration of fourteen days from
the date hereof.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
13th October, 1959.

BAY RUM LICENCE
The undermentioned person has been granted a licence un-
der The Bay Rum Act (Chapter 324, Section 4).
Name Address
John Bradley Licencee's shop on East Shirley Street
in New Providence.

CLAUDE SAUNDERS,
Acting Receiver General.
The Treasury,
Nassau, Bahamas,
17th October, 1959.















OFFICIAL GAZETTE


BAY RUM LICENCE
The undermentioned person has been granted a licence un-
der The Bay Rum Act (Chapter 324, Section 4).


Name
G. M. Cole


The Treasury,
Nassau, Bahamas,
17th October, 1959.


Address
A shop on Palm Tree Avenue and
the corner of 4th street in the
Grove, New Providence.
CLAUDE SAUNDERS,
Acting Receiver General.


DRUGGIST LICENCE
The urrdermentioned person has been granted licences under
the Pharmacy Act, Chapter 53, Section 5.


Name
Mr. G. M. Cole




The Treasury,
Nassau, Bahamas,
17th October, 1959.


Address
A shop on Palm Tree Avenue and
4th Street in the Grove, New
Providence.
CLAUDE SAUNDERS,
Acting Receiver General.


Parliamentary Registration Department,
October 15th, 1959.
Notice is hereby given that the Revising Officers for the va-
rious Polling Divisions in the several Districts of New Providence
will attend at the registration offices on Wednesday night the 21st
of October 1959 between the hours of 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. for the
purpose of hearing and determining applications by persons
claiming to be included in the register and on each Wednesday
night until further notice as follows.
District Polling Division Registration Office
City City Trade Winds Building, Bay St.


Southern No. 1
Southern No. 2

Western No. 1
Western No. 2
Western No. 3
Eastern No. 1

Eastern No. 2

Eastern No. 3


Victoria Hall-Blue Hill Road
Southern Preparatory School,
Wulff Road.
Training College, Oakes Field.
School, Gambia.
School, Adelaide.
Eastern Preparatory School,
School Lane & Shirley St.
Eastern Senior School, Mackey
Street.
Sandilands School, Fox Hill.
(Sgd.) J. A. HUGHES,
Actg. Parliamentary Registrar
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SUPPLEMENT TOU THE


OFFICIAL GAZETTE


BAHAMAS
PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY

NASSAU October 24, 1959 43

GOVERNMENT NOTICES

COLONIAL SECRETARY OFFICE
No. 218.
The subjoined Regulations made under The Road Trafic
Act (No. 57 of 1958) are published for general information.
M.P. 15665 C.
REGULATIONS
Made Under
THE ROAD TRAFFIC ACT
(No. 57 of 1958)
In exercise of the powers conferred upon it by regulation
71(1) of the Road. Traffic Act, the Road Traffic Authoriy with
the approval of the Governor in Council hereby makes the fl-
lowing Regulations: .':
1. These Regulations may be cited as the Taxi-cabs
Maximum Fares Regulations 1959.








2 The maximum fares for the transportation of passengers
in the Island of New Providence shall be as follows:
(1) (a) For the conveyance of up to and including three
passengers:-
For the first half mile ...................... 4/-
For each additional half mile ................. 1/3
(b) For the conveyance of each additional passenger over
three .................... ............... 3/6
(c) For the conveyance of a child under ten years......
............... fare Children under three years,
accompanied by a passenger, not to be counted as a
fare.
(2) If hired by time for the use of the whole cab:-
A seven passenger cab .............. per hour 35/-
A five passenger cab ................ per hour 28/-
(3) For every additional half hour or part thereof:-
A seven passenger cab ..................... 17/6
A five passenger cab ........................ 14/-
(4) If the Taxi cab is required to wait after being hired
(except when hired by the hour).
For every minute ....................... 6 pence
(5) Two pieces of hand baggage plus small bags and pack-
ages carried by passengers.................... Free
Every additional piece ...................... 2/-.
3. All rates payable other than when a contract for hiring
by time is made, shall be as shown on the meter affixed to the
taxi, which meter shall be put into operation at the start of the
journey.
4. These Regulations shall come into force on the First day
of January, 1960
Made by The Road Traffic Authority this fourteenth day of
October, 1959.
PHILIP G. D. BETHELL,
Chairman, Road Traffic Authority.
Approved by the Governor in Council this 14th day of
October, 1959.
A. G. KNOX JOHNSTON,
Acting Clerk to the Executive Council.


No. 219.
The subjoined Regulations made under The Road Traffic Act
(No. 57 of 1958) are published for general information.
M.P. 15665 I.








REGULATIONS
Made Under
SECTION 31(4) OF THE ROAD TRAFFIC ACT, 1958.
(No. 57 of 1958)
In exercise of the powers vested in them by section 31(4) of
The Road Traffic Act 1958, the Road Traffic Authority hereby
make the following Regulations:
1. These Regulations may be cited as the Road Traffic
(Vehicle Inspection) Regulations 1959.
2. In these Regulations:
"Act" means The Road Traffic Act 1958;
"Controller" means the Controller of Road Traffic
appointed under the Act;
"Certificate of Inspection" means the Certificate is-
sued by the Inspector to the owner certifying
that at the time of inspection the motor
vehicle inspected was determined to be safe,
and setting out the date of the expiration of
Certificate of Inspection and any other in-
formation as may be deemed necessary by the
Controller of Road Traffic;
"Certificate of Fitness" means the certificate en-
dorsed on the application for registration of a
motor vehicle certifying that at the time of in-
spection by the Inspector the motor vehicle
was determined to be safe;
"Inspector" means the Inspector of Road Traffic ap-
pointed under the Act;
"Owner" includes the duly authorised agent of the
owner of a motor vehicle.
3. (1) The owner of a motor vehicle applying for the reg-
istration of such vehicle shall present the vehicle to the Inspector
for inspection and provide the Inspector with the particulars re-
quired in the application for registration of a motor vehicle.
(2) The inspector shall then inspect or cause to be inspect-
ed such vehicle, and, on being satisfied that all the conditions
laid down in The Road Traffic Rules 1959 as to the fitness of a
motor vehicle have been complied with, shall issue to the owner
a certificate of fitness endorsed on the application for registra-
tion and a certificate of inspection to be attached to the wind-
shield of the vehicle as the Inspector may direct.
4. The owner of every vehicle shall on or before the ex-
piration date shown on the certificate of inspection attached to
such vehicle, present the said vehicle to the Inspector for further
inspection.








5. No person shall drive, operate or cause to be operated
or driven on any road or public place any motor vehicle unless
such vehicle shall possess a valid certificate of inspection posted
thereon in the proper place.
6. Notwithstanding the provisions of this Regulation, pos-
session of a certificate of inspection by the owner of a motor
vehicle shall not affect the right of a police officer to inspect any
vehicle under the provisions of section 50(1) of the Act.
7.. No person shall transfer a certificate of inspection from
the vehicle for which it is issued to any other motor vehicle.
8. Any person failing to comply with the provisions of these
Regulations shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine of
25-0-0.
Made by the Road Traffic Authority this 8th day of October
A.D., 1959.
PHILIP G. D. BETHELL,
: .... Chairman.
Approved by the Governor in Council this 21st day of Octo-
ber, A.D. ,1959.
K. M. WALMSLEY,
Clerk to the Executive Council.

No. 220.
The subjoined Rules made under The Penal Code, Chapter
69, are published for general information.
M.P. 15515.
RULES
Made Under
THE PENAL CODE
(Chapter 69)
In exercise of the powers conferred upon the Governor in
Council by section 233(2) of the Penal Code the following Rules
are hereby made:
-1. These-Rules may be cited as the Street Traffic (Eleuthera)
Amendment Rules, 1959.
O.G. 1957 P.229A.
2. The Street Traffic (Eleuthera) Rules, 1957 are hereby
amended as follows:
(a) by renumbering rule 6 as sub-rule (1) of rule 6 and by
adding thereafter as sub-rules (2) and (3) the follow-
ing:
"(2) Vehicles shall not be driven Westward on the
following streets in the settlement of Rock Sound:








(a) William Street between King Street and Wa-
ter Lane.
(b) Chapel Street."
"(3) Vehicles shall not be driven Eastward on Duke
Street in the settleman of Rock Sound." and
(b) by deleting sub-paragraph (2) of paragraph (d) of rule
7 and substituting therefore the following:
"(2) be parked in any of the following places in the
settlement of Rock Sound:
(i) William Street Both Sides
(ii) Duke Street Both Sides
(iii) Chapel Street Both Sides
(iv) Fish Street Both Sides
(v) Prince Street North Side
(vi) King Street (From sign "Rock Sound"
northern extremity to George Street)
West Side
King Street (Between George Street and
southern boundary of Public Cemetery)
East Side
(vii) Water Lane East Side
(viii) Henry Street (Between southern entrance to
Commissioner's Office and Duke Street)
East Side
Henry Street (Between Duke Street and
Chapel Street)
Both Sides
Made by the Governor in Council this 21st day of October,
1959.
K. M. WALMSLEY,
Clerk to the Executive Council.


No. 221.
The subjoirred Rules made under The Quieting of Titles Act,
1959, are published for general information.
M.P. 15657.
THE QUIETING OF TITLES ACT, 1959
In exercise of the powers conferred upon the Chief Justice
under Section 41 of the Supreme Court Act (Chapter 54) and
Section 39 of The Quieting of Titles Act, 1959, the following
Rules are hereby made:-
1. These Rules may be cited as The Quieting Titles Rules
1959.
2. In the Rules "the Act" means The Quieting Titles Act
1959 and except where the context otherwise requires words or
expressions defined in the Act have the same meaning in the
Rules.








3. Upon filing an application under Section 3 of the Act,
the petitioner shall apply ex parte to the Court
(a) for directions as to the evidence (if any) in support of
the petition, being of the nature referred to in Section 4 of
the Act or any part thereof, which may be dispensed with
on the application;
(b) for leave (if the petitioner requires it) for some person
other than the petitioner to make the affidavit referred to
in Section 5 of the Act or part of such affidavit;
(c) for directions as to the newspaper or newspapers in
which a notice of the application is to be filed in accordance
with the provisions of Section 6 (1) or of Section 7 (1) of the
Act;
(d) for directions as to the persons (if any) on whom notices
are to be sent or served in accordance with the provisions
of Section 7 (1) of the Act;
(e) for directions as to the mode of sending or service of
any notices such as are mentioned in sub-paragraph (d) of
this Rule;
(f) for directions as to the time following the publication
or sending or service of any notice such as is mentioned
above within which adverse claims must be filed;
(g) for general directions as to the form of any notice such
as is mentioned above, but subject to the provision of Rule
4 hereof;
(h) for general directions as to the nature and form of the
evidence which the Court will require on the final hearing
of the application.
4. Any notice such as is mentioned above shall
(a) give a short description of the land concerned and the
situation thereof;
(b) give the name and address of the petitioner claiming to
have an estate or interest in such land and of his attorney;
(c) state that such petitioner is applying to the Court to
have his title to such land investigated under Section 3 of
the Act;
(d) state the nature and extent of the estate or interest in
such land which such petitioner is claiming;
(e) require objections (if any) to the granting of the cer-
tificate of title requested by the petitioner to be made be-
fore the expiration of a stated period being not less than
14 days from the date of publication or sending or service
of the notice;
(f) contain such further particulars as the Court may in the
particular case direct to be inserted.
5. The Court may at any stage of the proceedings before
the completion of the hearing of an application vary or rescind
any such directions as are mentioned above and may make such
new or further directions as to any of the matters referred to in
Rule 3 as it shall think fit.








6. (a) In exercise of its powers under Section 14 of the Act
the court may refer a petition or any question arising in
the course of any proceedings thereon to a referee being
angry Counsel called to the Bahamas Bar who has previous-
ly practised threat for a period of not less than ten years
or any member of the English Scottish or Irish Bars of
not less than 10 years standing;
(b) the referee appointed as aforesaid shall be paid such
fees as the Registrar of the Court shall certify to be
proper and reasonable.
S 7. The index to the book referred to in Section 18 of the
Act shall contain in respect of each certificate of title granted by
the Court the name of the person obtaining a certificate, the date
of the certificate, the number of the action and the district in
which the land is situated.
8. The index to the book referred to in Section 22 (5) of
the Act shall
(a) contain in respect of each certificate granted by the
Court on an application under Section 21 of the Act the
surname followed by the full Christian names of the person
to whom such certificate was granted;
(b) list the surnames of the persons to whom such certificates
have been granted so far as possible alphabetically; :
(c) couple each such person's name with a reference num-
ber showing the page of the book containing a record of
the certificate to which the entry of such name relates, and
the number of the relevant action.
9. Each book and index respectively referred to in
Rules 7 and 8 shall be open to general public inspection at
any time during office hours.
10. The fees of Court for proceedings under the Act
shall be those set out in the Schedule to these Rules:
Provided that in any case where no fee is mentioned in the
said Schedule for any particular matter or thing then reference
may be made to the Court Fees laid down by the Supreme Court
Rules which shall apply accordingly.
SCHEDULE
COURT FEES
s. d.
Advertisement
settling abstract 7 6
filing advertisement with abstract 1 10
Adverse statement filing 15 0
Affidavits
each filing 3 9
each swearing 3 9
Amending (any document) except appearance
appearance (no fee) 7 6








Appearance (no fee)
Application ex parte 10 0
Attendance (and officers expenses in addition)
for each day 1 10 0
Certificate of title (form 4) 1 1 0
Certificate of title (form 5) 1 1 0
Copy of Certificate (any form) 1 0
Certification of certificate (any form) 2 6
Cost:-
allocator 3 9
filing 1 10
on filing: a deposit of 2s. 3d. on each
10 of the total cost; taxing fee
9d. for every 3 of the total allowed
(minimum Is. 6d.)
objections to taxation: filing 1 10
Depositions:-
filing 1 10
Registrar's minute 3 9
Documents (production; Court) 2 0
Exhibits (marking each) 1 0
Hearing or trial of application
first five hours undefended cause 15 0
first five hours any other cause 1 10 0
for each additional complete hour 7 6
Letters of Request, settling and issuing 15 0
Minute, Registrar's (in every case) 3 9
Motion, case on or notice of filing case 3s. 9.d., fee
for order 15s.) 18 9
Notice, filing 1 10
Oath administered to each deponent 1 10
Orders:
made in Chambers, final 7 6
made in Chambers, interlocutory 3 9
made in Court 15 0
Petition, filing 7 6
Records (production m Court) 7 6
Setting application down:
(a) Undefended including 15s. for hearing
1-1-0 for certificate 1 16 0
:(b) Defended including 1-10-0 for hearing
1-1-0 for certificate 2 11 0
Subpoena (fee on praecipe, for each witness) 1 10
(Any other matter or thing not specifically provided
for see Court Fees for Supreme Court).
Made at Nassau this nineteenth day of October, 1959.

G. W. McL. HENDERSON,
Chief Justice.








Approved by the Governor in Council at Nassau this 21st
day of October 1959.
K. M. WALMSLEY,
Clerk to Executive Council.

No. 222.
The subjoined Elections Registration Appeal Rules, 1959
made under The General Assembly Elections Act, 1959, are pub-
lished for general information.
M.P. 15941 A.
THE ELECTIONS REGISTRATION APPEAL RULES, 1959
Made Under
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY ELECTIONS ACT, 1959.
In exercise of the powers given by section 23 of The Gen-
eral Assembly Elections Act, 1959, the following Rules of Court
are hereby made:-
1. These Rules may be cited as the Elections Registration
Appeal Rules, 1959.
2. The provisions of the Magistrates Act (Ch. 64) relating
to appeals shall apply mutatis mutandis to an appeal from a de-
cision of a revising officer given in pursuance of the provisions of
section 22 of the General Assembly Elections Act, 1959, as if the
decision was that of a Magistrate.
3. Notwithstanding the aforesaid provisions of the Magis-
trates Act relating to appeals, the Attorney General or the So-
licitor General shall have a right of audience at the hearing of
any appeal from a decision of a revising officer.
Made at Nassau this twentieth day of October, 1959.
G. W. McL. HENDERSON,
Chief Justice.
Approved by the Governor in Council at Nassau this 21st
day of October 1959.
K. M. WALMSLEY,
Clerk to Executive Council.




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