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Title: Leeward Islands gazette
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    Antigua - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 9 of 1954: Hotels Aid Regulations, 1954
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    Antigua - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 10 of 1954: Animals (Importation) Control (Amendment) Regulations, 1954
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    Antigua - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 11 of 1954: Foot and Mouth Disease Regulations, 1954
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    Antigua - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 12 of 1954: Resolution of the Legislative Council confirming the Export Duty Order, 1954
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    Antigua - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 13 of 1954: St. John's City (Amendment) By-Law, 1954
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    Antigua - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 14 of 1954: Resolution of Legislative Council Abolishing the Customs Duties on All tanks, Pipelines and Other Accessories Imported or on behalf of Messrs Esso Standard Oil
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    Virgin Islands - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 5 of 1954: Hotels Aid (Amendment) Regulations, 1954
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LEEWARD ISLANDS


GAZETTE.


Vubolisbe bp 2ut)ority.


VOL. LXXXII. THURSDAY, 22ND APRIL, 1954.


Notices.


No. 38.

Appointments and transfers, etc.,
in the public service, with effect from
the dates stated are published for
general information:-

BROWNE, A. S., to be Junior Clerk,
on probation, Police Department.
Apr. 2


CONFIRMATION OF ORDINANCES.

No. 39.

The Secretary of State for the
Colonies has informed the Governor
that the power of disallowance will
not be exercised in respect of
the undermentioned Act and Ordi-
nance:-
ACT.

Leeward Islands.

No. 4 of 1954, The Interpretation
of Laws (Amendment) Act, 1954"

ORDINANCE.

Montserrat.

No. 1 of 1954, "The Cinemato-
graphs (General Legislature Compe-
tency) (Repeal) Ordinance, 1954."

No. 40.

The following Statutory Rules and
Orders are circulated with this Gazette
and form part thereof:-

Antigua.

No. 9 of 1954, "The Hotels Aid
Regulations, 1954."
6 pp. Price 8 cents.

No. 10 of 1954, "The Animals
(Importation) Control (Amendment)
Regulations, 1954."
1 pp. Price 3 cents.

No. 11 of 1954, "The Foot and
Mouth Disease Regulations, 1954."
6 pp. Price 8 cents.

No. 12 of 1954, Resolution of the
Legislative Council confirming the
Export Duty Order, 1954."
1 pp. Price 3 cents.

No. 13 of 1954, "The St. John's
City (Amendment) By-Law, 1954."
2 pp. Price 4 cents.


No. 14 of 1954, Resolution of the
Legislative Council abolishing the
Customs Duties on all tanks, pipe-
lines and other accessories imported
by or on behalf of Messrs. Esso
Standard Oil S.A.
1 pp. Price 3 cents.

Virgin Islands.

No. 5 of 1954, "The Hotels Aid
(Amendment) Regulations, 1954."
1 pp. Price 3 cents.


Crown Land Applications.

Applications in connection with
Crown Lands are notified in the
Gazette for the purpose of giving any
person an opportunity of making any
representation to this Office in relation
to any such application.

Such applications will be inserted
in at least three separate issues of the
Gazette before they will be dealt with
by the Governor, so that applicants
must be prepared for this delay.

The undermentioned applications
are hereby notified.
By Order,

SYLVIA FLAX,
Acting Clerk to the Administrator.
Administrator's Office,
Antigua.
3rd April, 1954.

TO PURCHASE.

All those pieces or parcels of land
situate at Matthews Estate in the
Parish of Saint Paul in the
Island of Antigua all as the same are
delineated on maps or plans of the
said area prepared by Mr. Michael
St. Clair Batson, Licensed Surveyor
and containing the areas set out as
follows:-


Lot No. 1C
S 2A
S 2B
S3C
S 4A
S4A
2


1.300 Acres
4.233
6.164
4.553
2.472
2.252

0.786
2.946
3.351
3.098
1.564
4.838
0.981
4.208 ,


No 6B
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, 7A
, 7B
,, 8B
,, 110
S12
S13
,, 15
, 21
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9 24
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,, 33
S36
8 37
, 38
, 40
,, 42
42
S43
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48
,, 52
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63
, 65
,, 66
6 7
,, 68
,, 69
S72
,, 75
,, 77
,, 78
,, 82
,, 84
,, 87
,, 89
,, 90
,, 94
, 95
,, 100
,, 101


1.289
2.367
3.772
6.180
3.836
2.810
4.584
1.325
1.636
4.406
1.283
0.986
1.857
2.216
2.692
1.458
2.527
2.276
1.977
2.337
7.449
3.350
3.691
5.456
4.702
3.750
4.1 13
3.613
4.234
3.680
3,656
4.550
4.622
2.9(61
3.341
2.303
5.092
2.379
1.005
1.103
0.916
1.162
1.460
0.594
0.519
0.814
0.960
0.704
1.684
0.730
2.193


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RAINFALL FIGURES.

Central Experiment Station,

Antigua.


1950.
Jail. 5.41
Feb. 2.52
Mar. 1.58
Apr. 17 2.14


1951.
1.88
1.09
.47


1952.
2.411
1.60
].62
.80


11.65 7'04 6.43


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No. 19.


1964.
3.04
2.45
1.08
.28


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THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


Re death of ARTHUR JAMES,
late of Dorset Village, in the
island of Saint Christopher,
a workman lately employed
at Stapleton Estate, which
death occurred on the 13th
day of January, 1954.


COMPENSATION in the above
matter having been deposited with
me under Section 8 of the Work-
men's Compensation Act, the Depend-
ants of the said ARTHUR JAMES
deceased, are hereby required to
appear before the Commissioner on
SATURDAY, the 8th day of MAY,
1954, at 10 o'clock in the forenoon at
the Court House, Basseterre, when
the Commissioner will proceed to
determine the distribution thereof.
PROOF of relationship of depend-
ants to the deceased will be required
by the Commissioner to be furnished
by the claimants at the enquiry, such
proof to be in the form of Certificates
of Birth and Marriage as in the
circumstances be necessary.
A CLAIMANT for funeral ex-
penses of the deceased must submit
and prove his claim to the Registrar
before the 8th day of May, 1954.

Dated the 10th day of April, 1954.
D. S. BROOKS,
Registrar of the Supreme Court,
Saint Christopher Circuit.
Ref. No. 36/00004.

In the matter of the Estate of
Bertram Anderson Weekes,
deceased.

(Unrepresented).
To all Creditors of the above Estate.
You are hereby notified that you
are to come in and prove your debts
and file your claims at the office of
the Administrator of Estates at the
Court House in the town of Basseterre
in the Island of Saint Christopher
against the said estate.


Creditors resident within the Colo-
ny of the Leeward Islands are to file
their claims within four months after
the 31st day of March, 1954.

Creditors resident out of the said
Colony are to file their claims within
eight months from the said 31st day
of March, 1954.

AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE
that any creditors failing to file their
claims within the time above speci-
fied will be excluded from any bene-
fits arising from the said Estate.

All persons indebted to the said
deceased are requested to pay the
amount of their respective debts to
me.
Dated the 31st day of March, 1954.
D. S. BROOKS,
Administrator of Estates.
Ref. No. 36/00004.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that pursuant to Section 8 (c) of The
Workmen's Compensation Act, No.
11 of 1937, the undermentioned cause
will be heard before the Commis-
sioner for Workmen's Compensation
on Saturday the 24th day of April,
1954, at 9.00 o'clock in the forenoon,
at the Magistrate's Court House, St.
John's:-
In the Matter of the Workmen's
Compensation Act, 1937
and
In the Matter of an agreement
between

JANE ANN DANIEL, of Old Road,
and

J. C. McMICHAEL, Esq., of the
Antigua Sugar Factory Ltd.
In respect of Injuries resulting in
the death of OWEN PELL, of Old
Road.
J. D. B. RENWICK,
Acting Registrar.


TRADE MARKS OFFICE,.
ANTIGUA, 31st March, 1954.
Petroleum Marketing Company
(West Indies) Limited of 22 Great
St. Helen's, London, E.C. 3 have
applied for Registration of one Trade
Mark consisting of the following:-

ICA
(1) In class 47 in respect of liquid
fuels and lubricants

(2) in class I in respect of chemi-
cal additives to liquid fuels and to
lubricants.

The Applicants claim that the said
Trade Mark in respect of the said
goods have not yet been used in the
Leeward Islands before the date of
their said Application.
Any person may within three
months from the date of the first
appearance of this Advertisemmnt in
the Leeward Islands Gazette, give
notice in duplicate at the Trade
Marks Office, Antigua, of opposition
to registration of the said Trade
Mark.
J. D. B. RENWICK,
Acting Registrar of Trade Marks.

In the Supreme Court of the
Windward Islands and
Leeward Islands.
ANTIGUA CIRCUIT.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that in pursuance of Rules made by
the Chief Justice under section 16 of
the Windward Islands and Leeward
.Islands Courts Order in Council,
1939, on the 24th day of September,
1941, as amended, The Honourable
the Acting Chief Justice selected for
the sitting of the Court in the Antigua
Circuit has appointed the undermen-
tioned day on which the ensuing
Circuit shall sit in the Presidency,
that is to say:-
On Tuesday the 25th day of May,
1954, at 10 o'clock in the forenoon.
Dated the 6th day of April, 1954.
J. D. B. RENWICK,
Acting Registrar, Antigua Circuit.


ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Olice, Leeward Islands, by E. M. BLACKMAN, ED.
Government Printer.-By Authority.
1954.


[Price 36 ceits ...


[22 April, 1954.









LEEWARD ISLANDS.
ANTIGUA.


STATUTORY RULES AND 01IDES.
1954, No. 9.


HOTELS AID. ,


THE HOTELS AID REGULATIONS 1954, DATED MARCH 23,
1954, MADE BY TIlE GOVERNORR IN COUNCIL UNDER SECTION
14 OF THE HOTELS Am ORDINANCE, 1952 (No. 10 of
1952).

1. CITATION. These Regulations may be cited as the
Hotels Aid Regulations, 1954.
2. ForM oF PARTICULARS. The particulars contained
in every form or document prescribed by these Regulations
shall be printed, typed or written thereon legibly in ink or
some other indelible material.
3. FORMS OF APPLICATION AND DOCUMENTS TO ACCOM-
PANY. (1) Every application for a licence to construct a hotel
or an extension to a hotel shall be in the form set forth as
Form 1 in the First Schedule to these Regulations and shall be
accompanied by:-
(a) the certificate of incorporation of the company or
an authenticated copy thereof, where a company is the
applicant;
(b) if so required by the Governor in Council, a plan
or diagram drawn to a scale of not less than one inch to
every hundred feet of the lands whereon the hotel or the
extension to a hotel is built or proposed to be constructed;
(c) if so required by the Governor in Council, proper
plans and drawings on a scale of not less than one-eight
of an inch to one foot, of the hotel or the extension to a
hotel to be constructed, together with a specification
indicating the dimensions of such hotel or extension to a
hotel and the materials with which the same is proposed

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to be constructed and the- estimated quantities of such of
the materials as will have to be imported or purchased in
the Presidency for such purpose;
(d) a statement of the period within which such hotel
or extension to a hotel is to be constructed and opened for
business and
(e) such other particulars and information as the
Governor in Council may from time to time by notification
in the Gazette require for the purposes of these Regula-
tions.

(2) Every application for a licence to equip a newly
erected hotel or extension to a hotel shall be in the form set
forth as Form 2 in the First Schedule to these Regulations,
and shall be accompanied by:-
(a) the certificate of incorporation of the company or
an authenticated copy thereof, where a company is the
applicant;
(b) a full descriptive list of the articles of hotel
equipment necessary to be imported or purchased in the
Presidency for the purpose of equipping the newly erected
hotel or extension to a hotel and the market value thereof
at the port of shipment or place of purchase;
(c) a statement of tie period within which such
newly erected hotel or extension to a hotel is to be
equipped and opened for business; and
(d) such other particulars and information as the
Governor in Council may from time to time by notification
in the Gazette require for the purposes of these Regula-
tions.
4. FORMS OF LICENCE. (1) Every licence in respect
of building materials shall be in the form set forth as Form 1
in the Second Schedule to these Regulations.
(2) (Every licence in respect of articles of hotel equipment
shall be in the form as set forth as Form 2 in the Second
Schedule to these Regulations.
5. MARKING oK ARTICLEs orO HOTEL EQUI'MEN'r.
(1) Every licensee shall, in the nillner provided in the Third
Schedule to these Regulations, within one month of the date
of the importation or purchase, as the case may be, legibly and









permanently mark, stamp or engrave every article of hotel
equipment imported or purchased under a licence granted to
him.
(2) Every licensee who fails to comply with the provi-
sions of this regulation shall be liable on summary conviction
tola penalty not exceeding twenty-five dollars.
6. REVOCATION. The Hotels Aid Regulations, 1953,
(S. R. & O. 1953, No. 22) are hereby revoked.
Made by the Governor in Council this 23rd day of March,
1954.
E. T. HENRY,
Acting Clerk of the ( council.



FIRST SCHEDULE.

(Forms of Application.)

FORM I.

Pursuant to section 3 (1) (a) and section 4 of the Hotels
Aid Ordinance, 1952, I/We hereby make application to the
Governor in Council 'for a licence to (import into the Presi-
dency) (purchase in the Presidency) such building materials as
are specified in the documents accompanying this application
and I/We submit the following particulars:
Surname and christian namu of applicant or name of
applicant com pany................................................... ..
Address of the applicant or registered address of company
.... ... .... ,. ... I........ ......... .. .... ........ ., e,,0oJo** I ., o
Number of bedrooms in hotel..........................
Dated this day of 19


S'/na/ nlre qof applicant.


NOTE: Strike out the words in brackets not applicable,








FORM 2.
Pursuant to section 3 (1) (h) and section 4 of the Hotels
Aid Ordinance, 1952, I/We hereby make application to the
Governor in Council for a licence to (import into the Presi-
dency) (purchase in the Presidency) such articles of hotel
equipment as are specified in the documents accompanying this
application and I/We submit the following particulars:
Surname and christian name of applicant or name of
applicant company
Address of applicant or registered address of applicant
company
Situation of hotel
Number of bedrooms
Dates of commencement and of completion or erection of hotel
or extension thereto
Purposes for which articles of hotel equipment are to be im-.
ported or purchased

Dated this day of 19


S';juair,' of applicant.
NOTE: Strike out the words in bracket, not applicable.


SECOND SCHEDULE.
(Forms of Licence.)
FORM 1.
Whereas due application has been made to the Governor
in Council herein for a licence under the Hotels Aid Ordinance,
1952 by hotel
proprietor (hereinafter called the licensee"):
NOW THEREFORE, the Governor, by and with the
advice of his Executive Council, under and by virtue of the
powers contained in section 3 (1) (a) of the Hotels Aid Ordi-
nance, 1952, HEREBY GRANTS a licence to the licensee
with regard to a certain hotel situate at









being a newly erected (hotel) (extension to a hotel): AND this
is to licence and permit the licensee to (import into the Presi-
dency) (purchase in the Presidency) between the
(date) and the (date)
for the construction of the said (hotel) (extension to a hotel)
the building materials set out or described in the Schedule
hereto; and the licensee shall be entitled on production of this
licence to the proper Customs Officer and subject to the terms
hereof to (import into the Presidency the building materials
enumerated or referred to in the Schedule hereto free of all
customs duties and of package tax) (be paid drawback of cus-
toms duty in accordance with section 6 of the said Ordinance).
GRANTED at St. John's, Antigua, this day of
19


Administrator.
NOTE: Strike out words in brackets not applicable,



SCHEDULE.
FORM 2.

WHEREAS due application has been made to the Gover-
nor in Council for a licence herein under the Hotels Aid Ordi-
nance, 1952, by hotel proprietor
(hereinafter called the licensee" ) :
NOW THEREFORE the Governor, by and with the
advice of his Executive Council, under and by virtue of the
powers contained in section 3 (1) (b) of the Hotels Aid Ordi-
nance, 1952, HEREBY GRANTS a licence to the licensee
with regard to a certain newly erected (hotel) (extension to a
hotel) situate at AND this is
to licence and permit the licensee to (import into the Presi-
dency) (purchase in the Presidency) between the
(date) and the
(date) for the equipment of the said newly erected (hotel)
(extension to a hotel) the articles of hotel equipment set out
or described in the Schedule hereto; and the licensee shall be
entitled on production of this licence to the proper Customs










Officer and subject to the terms hereof to (import in the Presi-
sidency the articles of hotel equipment cnunmerated or referred
to in the Schedule hereto free of all customs duties and of
package tax) (be paid drawback of customs duty in accordance
with section 6 of the said Ordinance.)

GRANTED at St. John's, Antigua this day of
19.


Administrator.
NOTr: Strike out words in brackets not ualplicable


SCHEDULE.


THIRD SCHEDULE.
W
Every article shall he marked in sch a manner so that
the mark may be easily recognized, and the mark shall corsisit
of the following letters arranged in the following order:--


ANTIGUA,
Printed at the Governnmet Printing Office, Lewar'd Ishands,
by E. M. BTiA KMAN. Government Printer.-By Aittliority:.
1954.


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Prirc 8 cents.









LEEWARD ISLANDS.
ANTIGUA.


STATU'ITORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1964, No. 10.


THE ANIMALS (IMPORTATION) CONTROL (AMENDMENT) REGU-
LATIONS, 1954, DATED MARCH 23, 1954, MADE BY
THE GOVERNOR IN COUNCIL UNDER SECTION 14 OF THE
ANIMALS (DISEASES AND IMPORTATION) ORDINANCE, 1953
(No. 3 OF 1953).


1. Citation. These Regulations may be cited as the
Animals (Importation) Control (Amendment) Regulations,
1954 and shall he read and construed as one with the Animals
(Importation) Control Regulations, 1953 (S. R. & 0. 1953,
No. 14) hereinafter called the Principal Regulations.
A. Amendment. The First Schedule to the Principal
Regulations is hereby amended by the addition, immediately
below the word Barbados ", of the following-
ST LUCIA".
Made by the Governor in Council the 23rd day of March,
1954.


E. T. HENRY,
Acting Clerk of the Council.


ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leewa'd Islands.
by E. M. BLACKMAN. Government Printer.-By Authority.
1954.
-490--4 54. Prime 3 cents.

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LEEWARD ISLANDS.
ANTIGUA.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1954, No. 11.


THa FOOT AND MOUTI DISEASE REGULATIONS, 1954, DATED
MARCH 23, 1954, MADE BY THE GOVERNOR IN COUNCIL UNDER
SECTIONS 12 AND 14 OF THE ANIMALS (DISEASES AND IMPORTA-
TION) ORDINANCE, 1953 (No. 3 OF 1953).


PART I
1. Citation. These Regulations may be cited as the Foot and
Mouth Disease Regulations, 1954.
2. Interpretation. In these Regulations, unless the context
otherwise requires-
"prohibited country means-
(a) any country in which there is, or there is
suspected-to be, an outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease;
or
(b) any country into which there is a probability of
the spread of Foot and Mouth disease from any such
country referred to in the preceding paragraph,
and which has been notified as such by the Inspector by notice
published in the Gazette and in at least one newspaper circulating in
the Presidency.
"vessel" means any ship, schooner, sloop, boat or other
floating craft.
PART II
3. Landing of passengers from Prohibited Country.
(1) No through passenger arriving in the Presidency by any vessel
which has called at or cleared from any port in a prohibited country\
shall land in the Presidency:
Provided that if the Inspector is of opinion that exceptional
circumstances exist, he may allow a through passenger to land in the
Presidency subject to such conditions as the Inspector may see fit to
Impose, and thereupon such through passenger may land in the
Presidency and shall comply with any condition so imposed.
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(2) Every other person arriving in the Presidency by any vessel or
aircraft which has called at or cleared from any port or airport in a
prohibited country shall on landing comply with such directions for
disinfecting himself as the Inspector shall direct.

(3) In this regulation the expression through passenger means a
passenger arriving in the Presidency and intending to depart therefrom
on a continuous voyage on the same vessel.

4. Landing of Things from Prohibited Country.
(1) It shall not be lawful to land in the Presidency without the
permission of the Inspector-

(a) any cargo, utensil, article or other thing which has been
taken on board any vessel or aircraft in a prohibited country;
(b) any cargo, utensil, article, or other thing which has been
in contact with any such cargo, utensil, article or other thing as
aforesaid;
(c) any cargo, utensil, article or other thing which has been
in contact with any vessel or aircraft which has called at or cleared
from any port or airport in a prohibited country.

(2) (a) Any cargo, utensil, article or other thing permitted to be
landed in accordance with the provisions of paragraph (1) of this
regulation, and
(b) any lighter, drogher, boat, raft or harbour craft used for
transporting any cargo, utensil, article or other thing permitted to
be landed as aforesaid,
shall, if so required by the Inspector, be disinfected in such manner nnd
at such places as the Inspector shall direct.

5. Visits to Vessels or Aircraft from Prohibited
Country. No person shall visit any vessel or aircraft which has
called at or cleared from any prohibited country without the permission,
in case of vessels of the Harbour Master, or in the case of aircraft of the
Controlling Officer for the Airport.

6. Disinfection of Persons. Every person coming in
contact with any vessel or aircraft which has called at or cleared from
any prohibited country or with the cargo of mny such vessel or of any
such aircraft shall take such measures to disinfect himself as the
Inspector may direct.









PART III
7. Notification of Outbreak or Suspected Outbreak
of Foot and Mouth Disease. (1) Every person having in his
possession or under his charge any animal affected or suspected to be
affected with Foot and Mouth disease, or the carcass of any animal so
affected or suspected, shall with all practicable speed give notice of such
animal or such carcass being or having been so affected or suspected to
the Inspector or to the police officer in charge of the nearest police
station.
(2) Every veterinary surgeon or agricultural officer, who, upon
examining any animal or the carcass of any animal, is of opinion or
suspects that the animan is or was when it died or was slaughtered
affected with Foot and Mouth disease, shall with all practicable speed
give notice of the affection or suspicion of affection to the office of the
Inspector.
(3) Every such police officer or veterinary surgeon upon receiving
such notice shall-
(a) forthwith transmit the information immediately to the
office of the Inspector, and
(b) as soon as may be practicable thereafter confirm in writing
to the Inspector, the transmission of such information.
8. Action to be taken by Inspector. (1) The Inspector
shall upon receipt of any information pursuant to paragraph (2) or (3)
of regulation 7 of these Regulations forthwith cause a notice in Form A
in the Schedule to these Regulations to be served upon the occupier of
any premises whereon such animal is.
(2) The Inspector shall immediately after the service of the notice
referred to in paragraph (1) of this regulation proceed to the place to
which such notice refers, and shall there make a full investigation of all
the circumstances.
(3) The Inspector may give directions in relation to the steps which
shall be taken in dealing with any animal or carcass affected with Foot
and Mouth disease and with any other animal, carcass, vehicle, utensil,
implement, fodder, litter, dung or any other article or articles (whether
similar to the foregoing or not) likely to spread disease within the
infected place, and the occupier of every such infected place shall comply
with such directions.
(4) A notice under paragraph (1) of this regulation shall remain in
force 'until withd iawn ,l y a withdrawal notice in the Form B in the
Schedule to these Regulations.








9. Keeping of Animals within an Infected Place or
Area. (1) No animal nor the carcass of any animal nor any portion of
such carcass shall be moved out of or into or from place to place within
any infected place or area except in accordance with the terms of a permit
in writing given by the Inspector.

(2) All animals within an infected place or area shall be kept
confined in a sty, pen, other enclosure or tethered in a defined area.

(3) Any animal straying into or out of an infected place or an
infected area may, in the discretion of the Inspector, police officer or
agricultural officer be shot or otherwise destroyed.

10. Disposal of Dead Animals within an Infected
Place or Area. (1) The carcass of any animal-
(ai) destroyed pursuant to paragraph (3) of regulation 9 of
these Regulations; or
(b) which died of Foot and Mouth disease; or
(c) which died within an infected place or area,
shall be burnt or buried in the infected place or area from or into which
it strayed or in which it died, by the owner or occupier of such infected
place or area, within six hours of the death of such animal.
(2) No person shall exhume or dig up the carcass of any animal nor
any portion thereof which is buried within an infected place or area
except in accordance with the terms of a permit in writing granted by the
Inspector.

11. Disposal of Dung etc., of Animals in an Infected
Place or Area. (1) No dung of any animal, nor any food, fodder,
litter or utensils used in connection with any animal in an infected place
or area shall be moved out of such infected place or area.
(2) Any such dung, food, fodder, litter or utensils shall be burnt or
buried or otherwise treated, dealt with, or disposed of as the Inspector
may in any particular case direct.

12. Treatment of Sty, etc., occupied by Diseased or
Suspected Animals. Every part of every sty, pen, other enclosure
or defined area where any animal affected with, or suspected of being
affected with, Foot and Mouth disease has been kept or isolated shall be
cleansed and treated in such manner as the Inspector may in any
particular case direct.







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13. Isolation and Immunisation of Animals and
Carcasses in infected place or area (1) Any animal which,
within a period of thirty days, has been in contact with any animal
affected with Foot and Mouth disease, shall be isolated and kept confined
in a sty, pen, other enclosure or defined area for a period of not less than
thirty days after the death or destruction of the last such animal affected
with Foot and Mouth disease.
(2) For the purpose of paragraph (1) of this regulation, every
person who has disposed of any animal which has been in contact with
animals affected with Foot and Mouth disease shall, upon being so
required by the Inspector, disclose the name and address of any person
to whom such animal was disposed of and the place at which such animal
was delivered or the destination to which it was consigned.
(3) The Inspector may order that any animals within an infected
place or area shall at the risk and expense of the owner be immunised
against Foot and Mouth disease by vaccination or otherwise.
(4) All animals immunised pursuant to the provisions of paragraph
(3) of this regulation shall be isolated from other animals and kept
confined for such period as may be specified.
(5) All animals on separate premises within an infected place or
area shall be isolated from animals on adjoining premises within or upon
the boundary of such infected place or area.
((i) No flesh of any animal butchered or slaughtered within an
infected place or area shall be offered for sale or used for human
consumption.
(7) The carcass of any animal which has within seven days
immediately preceding the date of its slaughter been in contact with any
other animal affected with or suspected of being affected with Foot and
Mouth disease may be seized and destroyed by the Inspector.
14. Penalty. Any person who contravenes or fails to comply
with any provision of these Regulations, or with any order, instruction or
condition lawfully made, given or imposed by any person under the
authority of these Regulations, shall be guilty of an offence against these
Regulations and shall be liable for each offence on summary conviction to
a fine not exceeding two hundred and forty dollars or to imprisonment
for any term not exceeding three months.
Made by the Governor in Council the 23rd day of March, 1954.

-E. T. HENRY,
Acting Clerk of the Council.









SCHEDULE

Form A


(Regulation 8 (1))


NOTICE DEFINING INFECTED PLACE.
To of
I, of
being the Inspector appointed under the Animals (Diseases and
Importation) Ordinance 1953, hereby give you notice as the occupier of
the undermentioned premises that the said premises are hereby declared
to be an infected place and to become subject to the provisions of the
Foot and Mouth Disease Regulations, 1954.


Dated this


day of


Title.............................. ............


DESCRIPTION OF INFECTED PLACE


Parish


Form B
WITHDRAWAL NOTICE
of


(Regulation 8 (4)).


I, of
being the Inspector appointed under the Animals (Disease and
Importation) Ordinance, 1953, ao hereby withdraw, as from the
day of 19 the notice relating to premises in
your occupation at dated the day of


and served upon you the

Dated this


19 signed by
day of

day of


Title.................. .................


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1954,
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LEEWARD ISLANDS.
ANTIGUA.


STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1954, No. 12.


RESOLUTION OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL OF ANTIGUA
DATED MARCH E3, 1954, made UNDER SECTION 8 OF THE
EXPORT DUTY ORDINANCE, 194. (NO. 1 OF 1941), CON-
FIRMING THE EXPORT DUTY ORDER, 1954.


BE IT RESOLVED by the Legislative Council of Anti-
gua that the said Council confirms the Export Duty Order,
1954, (S. K. & 0. 1954, No. 8) made by the Governor in
Council on the 9th day March, 1954, and published in the
Gazette on the 18th day of March, 1954, whereby the rate of
export duty to be levied on Cotton lint-clean was decreased from
three cents per pound to two cents per pound.
Passed the Legislative Council the 23rd day of March,
1954.
E. T. HENRY,
Acting/ Clerk of the Council.


ANTIGUA.
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LEEWARD ISLANDS.
ANTIGUA.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1954, No. 13.

THE ST. JOHN'S CITY (AMENDMENT) BY-LAW, 1954, DATED
.MARCH 18, 1954, MADE BY THE CITY COMMISSIONERS
UNDER SECTION 24 OF THE ST. JOHN'S CITY ORDINANCE,
1907 (No. 1 or 1907).

1. CITATION. This By-law may be cited as the St.
John's City (Amendment) By-law, 1954, and shall be read
and construed as one with the St. John's City By-laws
(S. 11. & 0. 1927, No. 21), as amended, hereinafter called the
Principal By-laws.
2. AMENDMENT OF SECTION (32) OF BY-LAW 12.
The following section is hereby substituted for section (32) of
By law 12 of the Principal By-laws:-
(32) (i) The Commissioners may, in their absolute
discretion, issue under the hand of the City Clerk and in
the form set forth in the Third Schedule hereto, a licence
to any person to sell or dispose in the City, of-
(a) fresh fish and turtle; or
(b) fresh meat and turtle.
(ii) A licence granted under paragraph (a) of sub-
section (i) of this section may be either-
(a) a huckster's licence which will permit the licensee
to sell or dispose of the fish or turtle at any dwelling house
in the City; or
(b) a licence to sell or dispose of the fish or turtle at
an appointed place in the City.
(iii) A licence granted under paragraph (b) of sub-
section (i) of this section shall be a licence to sell or dis-
pose of the meat or turtle at an appointed place in the
City.
(iv) A licence granted under this section shall be for
a period of three months from the date of the commence-
S inment thereof, and nmay on conviction of the licensee or
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any of his employees of an-offence under any of the pro-
visions of this By-law, be revoked in their absolute
discretion by the Commissioners.
(v) There shall be paid to the City Clerk in respect
of licences granted under this section the following fees:-
(a) For a huckster's fish and turtle
licence ... 48 cents.
(b) For a licence to sell or dispose
of fish and turtle at an
appointed place ... $2.40
(c) For a licence to sell or dispose
of meat and turtle at an
appointed place .. $5.00
3. SUBSTITUTION OF THE THIRD SCHEDULE TO BY-
LAW 12. The following Schedule is hereby substituted for the
Third Schedule to By-law 12 of the Principal By-laws:-
"THIRD SCHEDULE
No.
Licence is hereby granted to
of to sell or dispose of fresh fish
and turtle (or fresh meat and turtle) in the City of Saint
John's at (or at any dwelling house)
This licence will terminate on the day of
19
Given under my hand this day of 19

City Clerk."
4. COMMENCEMENT. This By-law shall come into opera-
tion on the first day of April, 1954.
Made by the City Commissioners this 22nd day of Febru-
ary, 1954.
SYDNEY T. CHRISTIAN,
Chairman, City Comnmissioners.
Confirmed by the Legislative Council this 18th day of
March, 1954.
E. T. HENRY,
Acting Clerk of the Council.
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LEEWARD ISLANDS.
ANTIGUA.


STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1954, No. 14.


CUSTOMS DUTIES.

RESOLUTION OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL OF ANTIGUA DATED
MARCH 18, 1954, MADE UNDER SECTION 15 OF THE CUS-
TOMS DUTIES ORDINANCE, 1927 (No. 11 of 1927).

WHEREAS by section 15 of the Customs Duties Ordi-
nance, 1927, it is ordained that the Legislative Council may
from time to time, by resolution, increase, reduce, abolish or
otherwise alter the Customs duty on any goods imported into
the Presidency:
r AND WHEREAS it is expedient to abolish the Customs
duty on certain of the articles imported for the erection in the
Presidency by Messrs Esso Standard Oil, S.A. of Trinidad of
a bulk terminal for the storage of petroleum:
BE IT THEREFORE RESOLVED that the customs
duty leviable on the following goods shall be abolished when
imported by or on behalf of Messrs Esso Standard Oil S.A. of
Trinidad solely for the purpose of erecting in the Presidency
a bulk terminal for the storage of petroleum:-
All tanks, pipelines and other accessories: Provided
that this does not include cement, reinforcing steel and
other materials required for the erection of the bulk
terminal.
Passed the Legislative Council this 18th day of March,
1954.
E. T. HENRY,
Ati'ng Clerk, of the Counld.

ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands,
by E. 31. IlI ACKMAN. E.D.. Governmenit Printer. --By Authority.
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LEEWARD ISLANDS.
VIRGIN ISLANDS.


.STA'I'ITO()Y RULES AND ORDERS.
1954, No. 5.


THR HOTELS AID (AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS, 1954, DATED
MARCH 20, 1954, MADE BY THE GOVERNOR IN COUNCIL
UNDER SECTION 14 OF THE i'OTELS AID ORDINANCE, 1953
(No 1 OF 1953).


1. CITATION. These Regulations may be cited as the
Hotels Aid (Amendment) Regulations, 1954, and shall be
read as one with the Hotels Aid Regulations, 1953 (S. R. & 0.
1953 No. 3) hereinafter referred to as the Principal Regula-
tions.
2. AMENDMENT OF PRINCIPAL REGULATIONS. Sub-regu-
lation (1) of regulation 5 of the Principal Regulations is here-
by revoked and replaced as follows:-
"5. MARKING OF HOTEL EQUIPMENT. (1) Arti-
cles of hotel equipment required to be marked by the
Treasurer under the provisions of section 9 of the Hotels
Aid Ordinance, 1953, shall be legibly and permanently
marked, stamped or engraved by the Licensee, in the
manner provided in the Third Schedule to these Regula-
tions.".
3. AMENDMENT OF THIRD SCHEDULE. The Third
Schedule to the Principal Regulations is hereby amended by
the insertion of the words required to be marked between
the word article and the word shall ".
Made by the Governor in Council this 26th day of March,
1954.
M. TITLE,
Clerk of Council.

ANTIGUA.
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by E. M. BLACKMAN, E.D., Government Printer.-By Authority.
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