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Title: Leeward Islands gazette
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Table of Contents
    Main
        Page 57
        Page 58
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    Antigua - Bill: Antigua Constitution and Elections (Amendment) Ordinance, 1956
        Page A 1
        Page A 2
        Page A 3
    Antigua - Bill: Development (Telephone) Loan (Amendment) Ordinance, 1956
        Page B 1
        Page B 2
    Antigua - Bill: Aid to Pioneer Industries (Amendment) Ordinance, 1956
        Page C 1
        Page C 2
        Page C 3
        Page C 4
        Page C 5
    Virgin Islands - Ordinance, No. 2 of 1956: Sombrero Laws (Repeal) Ordinance, 1956
        Page D 1
    General Government - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 11 of 1956: Public Officers (Disipline) (Revocation), Regulations 1956
        Page E 1
    Antigua - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 7 of 1956: Rum Duty Order, 1956
        Page F 1
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THE LEEWARD ISLANDS


GAZETTE.

9ubllisbet) by utbority.


VOL. LXXX1V.


THUIRS.AY, 29TH MARCH, 1956.


N notices.

BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE
LEEWARD ISLANDS.
A PROCLAMATION.
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
Governor.
WHEREAS by section 4 of the
Transfer of Sombrero Act, 1)56 (No.
1/195(i) it is provided that the said
Act shall come into operation on a
day to be appointed by the Governor
by proclamation published in the
Gazette.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, KENNETH
WILLIAM BLACKBURNE, a Knight
Commander of the Most Distinguish-
ed Order of Saint Michael and Saint
George, an Officer of the Most Excel-
lent Order of the British Empire,
Governor and Commander in Chief
in and over the Colony of the Leeward
Islands and Vice Admiral of the same,
do by this my proclamation declare
that the said Act shall come into opera-
tion on the first day of May, 1956.
AND all Her Majesty's officers and
loving subjects in the said Colony and
all others whom it may concern are
hereby required to take due notice
hereof and to give their ready obedi-
ence accordingly.
GIVEN at the Government House,
Antigua, this 21st day of March,
1956, and in the fifth year of
Her Majesty's reign.
GOD SAVE THE QUEEN!

The Governor has accepted the
resignation of Mr. S. ST. A. MEADE
as a Presidential Official Member of
the Executive Council of the Presi-
dency of, the Virgin Islands with
effect from the 17th March, 1956.

The Secretariat,
Anligua.
26th 7 arch, 1956.
Ref. No. C. 18/00008.


The Governor has accepted the
resignation of Mr. S. ST. A. MEADE
as a temporary Official Member of
the Legislative Council of the Presi-
dency of the Virgin Islands with
effect from the 17th March, 1956.
The Secretariat,
Antigua.
26th March, 1956.
C. 18/00012.


It is hereby notified for ral No. 35.
information that His Ex
Governor has been ple t appointmentss and transfers etc.
Mr. T. E. A. PERKI' a Presi- i' e public service, with effect from
dential Official Men rthle Execu- e ates stated, are published for
tive Council of th itist ATirgin ~n 1 information:
TIslands with r-ffectI{ th` i4 h
Mai eli, 1956. "I .R IN, Miss V., Senior Clerk,
SA inistrator's Office, Antigua, to
The Secretariat, act as Principal, Secretariat.
Antigua. Mar. 22
Ref. No. C. C. 18/00008 JX '. ef. No. P.F. 640


It is hereby notified for general
information that His Excellency the
Governor has appointed the follow-
ing persons to be members of the
Virgin Islands' Public Service Com-
mission:-
Chairman--
Mr. C. HAMMERSLEY;
Members-
The Hon, N. E. A. HARRIGAN,
Assistant Administrative Secre-
tary.
Mr. J. L. M. WINTER, Superin-
tendent of Agriculture,
2. Miss M. TITLEY has been
appointed Secretary to the Commis-
sion.
3. -The above appointments will
take effect from the 15th April, 1956.
The Secretariat,
Antigua.
27th Mairoh, 1956.
Ref. No. C. 13l00120.

Virgin Islands Motor Vehicles
Ordinance, 1954.
It is hereby notified for general
information that His Honour The
Acting Commissioner, under Section 3
of the Motor Vehicles Ordinance, has
appointed Hon. N. E. A. HARRIGAN
to be a Member and Chairman of the
Public Transport Commission for a
period of one year with effect from
13th March, 1956.
Ref. No.. 36100007

It is hereby notified for general
information that Mr. MONROE
DONOVAN has been appointed as the
Tax Assessor under subsection (1) of
Section 4 of the Land and House Tax
Ordinance No. 6 of 1955.

Commissioner's Office,
Tortola,
British Virgin Islands.
10th March, 1956.
M.P. 31!94


CONFIRMATION OF ORDINANCES.
No. 36.
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 Ordinances:-
Antigua.
No. 10 of 1955, "The Petroleum
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1955."


No. 12 of 1955,
Caribbean Shipping
Ordinance, 1955."


"The British
(Agreement)


No. 13 of 1955, The Vehicles and
Road Trailic (Amendment) Ordi-
nancce, 1955."
No. 14 of 1955, "The Central
Board of Health (Constitution and
Temporary Powers) (Amendment)
Ordinance 1955."
St. Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla.
No. 18 of 1955, "The Savings
Bank (Amendment) Ordinance,
1955."
No. 37.
The Governor has, this day, been
pleased to assent to the undermen-
tidned Ordinances:-
Virgin Islands.
No. 15 of 1955, "The Animals
(Diseases. Importation and Exporta-
tion) Ordinance, 1955." Mar. 20
Ref. No. 47/00273.
No. 16 of 1955, "The Motor Vehi-
cles (Amendment) Ordinance, 1955."
Mar. 24
Ref. No. 47/00290
No. 2 of 1956, "The Sombrero
Laws (Repeal) Ordinance, 1956."
Mar. 20
Ref. No. 47/00357.


No. 15.


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THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


No. 38.

The following Bills which are to be
introduced in the Legislative Council
of Antigua, are circulated with this
Gazette and form part thereof:-

"The Antigua Constitution and
Elections (Amendment) Ordinance,
1956."

"The Development (Telephone)
Loan (Amendment) Ordinance,
1956."

"The Aid to Pioneer Industries
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1956."




No. 39.

The following Ordinance and Stat-
utory Rules and Orders are circulated
with this Gazette and form part
thereof:-
ORDINANCE.

Virgin Islands.

No. 2 of 1956. "The Sombrero
Laws (Repeal) Ordinance, 1956."
1 pp. Price 3 cts.
STATUTORY RULES & ORDERS.

General Government.
No. 11 of 1956, "The Public
Officers (Discipline) (Revocation)
Regulations, 1956."
1 pp. price 3 cts.
Antigua.

No. 7 of 1956, "The Rum Duty
Order, 1956." 1 pp. Price 3 cts.



PRESIDENCY OF ANTIGUA.

General (Open) Import Licence.

No. 1 of 1956.

General (Open) Import Licence
No. 1 of 1954 dated the 1st day of
April, 1954, as amended by General
(Open) Import Licence No. 1 of 1955
dated the 3rd day of March, 1955, is
hereby further amended as follows:-

by the deletion of the word
"Meat; in item No, (17) of the
Schedule and the substitution
therefore of the words Meat,
cooked or sterilized, in hermeti-
cally sealed containers; ".

Dated this 21st day of February,
1956.

By Order of the Governor.


C. McA. STEVENS,
Collector of Customs and
Supply Officer.

Customs and Supply Office,
Antigua.


Agricultural Scholarship ten-
able at the Imperial College
of Tropical Agriculture.


1. Applications are invited for a
scholarship tenable at the Imperial
College of Tropical Agriculture,
Trinidad, to be awarded by the
Government of the Leeward Islands
in respect of the year 1956.

2, Applications must be submitted
to the Colonial Secretary through-

(a) the Healmasler of the school
at which the applicant is being
or has being taught, or

(b) the Administrator or Com-
missioner of the Presidency con-
cerned,

by the 12th April, 1956.

Application forms should be olained
from the office of administration of
the Presidency in which the applicant
resides.

3. The successful candidate will
be required to sign an undertaking
to serve for three years in the
Leeward Islands upon the successful
completion of his course of study if
offered suitable employment.

The Secretariat,
Antigmua.
26th March, 19.";.

Ref. No. 28/00221


PRISONS DEPARTMENT.

Vacancy for an Assistant
Superintendent of Prisons,
British Guiana.

Applications are invited from suit-
ably qualified persons for appoint-
ment to a vacant post of Assistant
Superintendent of Prisons in the
Prisons Department. The post is on
the permanent and pensionable estab-
lishment of the Colony and is on the
salary acale A 9: $3,120x$144-
$3,984// x $144-$4,560. Free quar-
ters are provided or a house allowance
is paid in lieu thereof.

2. The duties of the post are as
follows:- -

(i) to be in charge of the admin-
istration of a Prison and of
the training of subordinate
officers;

(ii) checking warrants of com-
miliment, their daily entry
in the registers and the
accuracy of entries record-
ing the dates ol discharge of
prisoners;

(iii) inspecting daily every part of
the Prison at; which he may
be st altonl. I od. as fre-
quenm' as silIle gangs
work'iin' on i ;


(iv) investigating complaints, re-
quests of prisoners and
charges against them; and
dealing with the charges in
accordance with the rules
and regulations governing
the Prisons of the Colony;

(v) interviewing all prisoners on
admission and on discharge.

(vi) paying night visits to the
Prison at which he may be
stationed to ensure proper
administration;

(vii) observing strictly and carry-
out Prison Rules and Orders
and instructions of the
Superintendent, and ensur-
ing compliance therewith by
all concerned; and

(viii) such other duties as may be
assigned to him by the
Superintendent of Prisons.

3. Candidates should be under 35
years of ag', of good physique and
personality, anw have ability to com-
mand respect. Previous Prison, Police
or Military Service would be an asset
but is not essential. The educational
qualifications shall be a First Class
Army Certificate of Education: or
their Cambridge School Certificate
with credits in at least four subjects
of which one must be English Lan-
guage, or the General Ceriificate of
Education at Ordinary Level with
passes in at least five subjects of
which one must be English Language;
in either case, three of the subjects
must be obtained at one examination,
but the supplementary credits or sub-
jects need not le from the same
examining body e.g., a School Certi-
ficate with 3 credits may be supple-
mented by a G.C.E. Certificate at
Ordinary Level. Experience of agri-
culture and mixed farming would be
an advantage.

4. The conditions in paragaaph 3
in respect of the age and educational
qualification requirements do not
apply to applicants who are already
in the Service or are in a Prison
Service.

5. The successful candidate, if
not already in the Service, will be
required to pass a medical examina-
tion for admission thereto.

6. Vacation leave is earned at the
rate of five days for each completed
month of resident service up to a
maximum of six months, subject to
the completion of a minimum tour of
service of two years. The candidate
selected will be eligible for the grant
of assisted leave passages. in accord-
ance with the P nblic Officers Leave
(Passages) Regulations No. 34 of 1952.

7. Applications stating name in
full, date and year of birth. qualifica-
tions, details of any previous ex-
perienco an. a; companies y copies
of two recent t stimoniml-. Iiould be
addressed tio lhe Secreta Public


[29.Marell, -1956









THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


Service Commission, General Post
Office Building, Georgetown, British
Guiana, for delivery not later than
the 18th April, 1956. Applications
received after this date will not be
considered.

8. Applicants already in the Pub-
lic Service must submit their applica-
tions through the normal official
channels.
4M.P. No. C. 98/5/3).


Applications are invited for ap-
pointment to the post of Senior
Draughtsman, Windward Islands,
particulars of which are as follows:-
Appointment: The post is non-
pensionable, and appointment thereto
will be on a temporary contractual
basis for a period of 2 years in the
first instance. The officer will be
subject to the Colonial Regulations
and the local General Orders for the
time being in force, so far as they are
applicable. The officer will be a
member of the staff of the Executive
Architect, Windward Islands, and
will be stationed in St. Lucia.
Salary: The salary will be at the
rate of $3,360 (700) per annum in
the scale $3,360 x 120-3,600 (700 X
25-750) per annum.
Qualifications: Applicants should
have had at least 5 years experience
-of work usually undertaken by an
Architect's Office and be thoroughly
conversant with the preparation of
"working drawings and specifications.


Quarters: Quarters are not pro-
vided.

Passages: Free passages to St.
Lucia will be provided for the officer,
his wife, and children, not exceeding
5 persons in all; children to be under
18 years of age, unmarried and de-
pendent on the officer. Free return
passages will also be provided on the
satisfactory termination of the period
of engagement.

Leave: Vacation leave on full sal-
ary will be granted at the rate of one
week for each completed period of 12
months service. Such leave to be
taken on the satisfactory termination
of the officer's contract.

Medical Attention: Free medical
attention and medicines are not pro-
vided.

Taxation: All Government offi-
cers are liable to taxation imposed by
local legislation.

Applications, giving full particulars
of applicants' qualifications and ex-
perience, and accompanied by two
testimonials, which will not be
returned, should be addressed to the
Chief Secretary, Windward Islands,
at Grenada, and should reach him not
later than the 30th April, 1956.


TRAFFIC NOTICE.

The Vehicles & Road Trafflo
Ordinance, 1946.
By virtue of the powers conferred
on me in Section 2 of the Vehicles
and Road Traffic Ordinance 1946
(No. 5 of 1946), I hereby fix the
period hereunder for the lighting of
Vehicles.

Until further notice, the lighting
period of vehicles shall be from
6.30 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Dated this 28th day of February,
1956.
E. M. V. JAMES,
Lt. Col.
Traffic Commissioner.
Ref. No. 36100007.

'RAINFALL FIGURES.

Central Experiment Station,
A ntigua.


Month.
Jain.
Feb.


1952. 1953. 1951. 1955. 1956.
2.41 1.93 3.04 2.16 5.15
1.60 1.02 2.45 .68 1.23


Mar. 24th .81 3.92 .33 .83 1.34


4.82 6.87 5.82 3.67 7.72


Ref. No. C. 13/00110.


ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands, by E. M BLACKMAN,
Government Printer.-By Authority.
1956.


[ Price 14 cents. I


29 March, 1956.]








No. of 1956. Antigua Constitution and
Elections (Amendment)




















ANTIGUA.

No. of 1956.

BILL FOR

An Ordinance to amend further the Antigua
Constitution and Elections Ordinance, 1951.

[ ]
ENACTED by the Legislature of Antigua
as follows:-

1. This Ordinance may be cited as the
Antigua Constitution and Elections (Amendment)
Ordinance, 1956, and shall be read as one with the
Antigua Constitution and Elections Ordinance,
1951, as amended hereinafter called the Principal
Ordinance.

2. Section 12 of the Principal Ordinance is
hereby amended as follows:-

(i) by substituting in subsection (1) the
words "every official member appointed by
name or nominated member of the Council "
for the words every nominated member of
the Council ";


ANTIGUA.


Commence-
ment.


Short title.


10/1951.
5/11952.
13/1954.
1611955.


Amendment
,f section 12
of the Princi-
pal Ordinance.








ANTTGUA. 2 Antigua Constitution and No. of 1956.
Elections ( Amendment)

(ii) by inserting the words "official
member appointed by name and every"
between the words Everv and "nominated"
in subsection (2);

(iii) by substituting in subsection (4)
the words An official member appointed by
name or a nominated member for the words
"A nominated member" and inserting the
words "official member appointed by name
or" between the words The seat of any
such" and the words nominated member"
in the said subsection.

Amendment of 3. Subsection (1) of section 16 of the
the Princip Principal Ordinance is hereby amended as
Ordinance, follows:-

(i) by substituting the following para-
graphs for paragraphs (b) and (c):-

(b) an official member appointed
by reference to his office is lawfully
dischnrging the functions of another
official member; or

(c) an official member is appointed
by reference to his office and no person is
lawfully discharging the function, of that
office; or ":

(ii) by deleting paragraph (d();

(iii) by inserting the words "an official
or before te the words "'a nominated member"
in paragraph (/); and

(iv) by relettering paragraphs (e), (f),
(q) and (h) as paragraphs (d), (e), (jf) and
(q) respectively.









No. of 1956.


Antiqua Conslitution and
Elections (Amendment)


3 ANTIGUA.


4. Subsection (2) of section 17 of the
Principal Ordinance is hereby tniended by substitu-
ting the words official or nominated" for the
word "nominated ".


Amendment of
section 17 of
the Principal
Ordinance.


President.


Passed the Legihllai\ U Council the
1956.


( erk of the Council.




OBJECTS AND REASONS.


The object of this Bill is in accordance with a suggestion
of the Secretary of State to effect a number of further
consequential amnen(tients to the Antigua Constitution and
Elections Ordinance, 1952 made necessary by the change from
"ex-officio(" to official members which was effected by the
amending Ordinance No. 9 of 1954.

IANDALL H. LOCKHART,
Crown Attorney.














ANTIGVA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands,
by E. M. BLACKMAN, Government Printer.-By Authority.
1950.


[Price 5 ownts.]


320--3.56








of 1956. The Development (Telephone)
Loan (Amendment).

















ANTIGUA.


No.


of 1956.


BILL FOR
An Ordinance to amend the Development (Tele-
phone) Loan Ordinance, 1954.
[ ]
ENACTED by the Legislature of Antigua
as follows:-
1. This Ordinance may be cited as the
Development (Telephone) Loan (Amendment)
Ordinance, 1956, and shall be read as one with the
Development (Telephone) Loan Ordinance, 1954,
hereinafter called the Principal Ordinance.
2. The Long Title of the Principal Ordi-
nance shall have effect as if for the words "two
hundred and sixteen thousand dollars there were
substituted the words "three hundred thousand
six hundred and thirty eight dollars and forty
cents".
3. The Preamble to the Principal Ordinance
shall have effect as if for the words two hundred
and sixteien thousand dollars there were
substituted the words three hundred thousand
six hundred and thirty eight dollars and forty
cents "


ANTIGUA.


Commence-
ment.



Short title.


6/1954.


Amendment
of Long Title
of the Princi-
pal Ordinance.



Amendment
of Preamble
to the Princi-
pal Ordinance.








ANTIGUA. 2 The Decelopment (Telephone) No. of 1956.
Loan (Amendment).

Amendment 4. Section 2 of the Principal Ordinance shall
of section 2 of have effect as if for the words two hundred and
the Principal
Ordinance. sixteen thousand dollars" there were substituted
the words "three hundred thousand six hundred
and thirty eight dollars and forty cents ".
Amendment 5. The Schedule to the Principal Ordinance
oP Scledileto shall have effect as if for the figure "216,000 "
Ordinance. there were substituted the figure 300,638.40".


President.

Passed the Legislative Council this
day of 1956.


Clerk of the Coumnil.



OBJECTS AND REASONS.


The object of this Bill is to increase the amount authorised
by the Principal Ordinance to be raised by way of loan for the
purpose of financing the re-organisation of the telephone
system in Antigua from $216,000 to $300,638.40 consequent
on the revision of the estimates for this project.

RANDALL H. LOCKHIART,
Crown Attorney,











ANTIGUA
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands.
by E. M. BLACKMAN. Government Printer.--By Authority.
1956.


-3.56.


Price 4 cents.








No. of 1956. Aid to Pioneer Industries
(Amendmint).





















ANTIGUA.


No.


ANTIGUA.


of 1956.


[BILL FOR]

An Ordinance to amend the Aid to Pioneer Industries
Industries Ordinance, 1950.

[ i
ENACTED by the Legislature of Antigua as follows:

1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Aid to Pioneer Short title.
Industries (Amendment) Ordinance 1956, and shall be
read as one with the Aid to Pioneer Industries Ordinance, ,9/19o.
1950, hereinafter referred to as th- Principal Ordinance.


2. Subsection (1) of section 4 of the Principal
Ordinance is hereby amended by adding at the end thereof
the following proviso:-

Provided that the Governor in Council may in
any such order impose continuing conditions to
be observed by the-pioneer manufacturer and
subject to which the status of pioneer manufac-
ture may be retained.
In this section the expression continuing
conditions" means conditions which may con-
tinue for a period of not more than five years."


Section 4 (1)
of Principal
Ordinance
amended.








Aid to Pioneer Industries
*Amendment).


No. of 1956.


ANTIGUA.


Section 5 of
the Principal
Ordinance
repealed and
replaced.
Relief from
customs duty.


2


3. Section 5 of the Principal Ordjnance is hereby
repealed and replaced by the following section:-


"5- (1) Every pioneer manufacturer shall be
entitled upon the issue to him of a licence by the
Governor in Council and subject to such terms and
conditions as may be imposed by such licence, to
import into the Presidency free of customs duty, or
to purchase in the Presidency subject to refund of
customs duty, during a period of five years commenc-
ing on the date on which he became a pioneer manu-
facturer by virtue of an order made under section 4
of this Ordinance, such of the articles included in the
Schedule to this Ordinance, as may be specified in
such licence, if he satisfies the Chief Accountant that
such articles are or were required for the construction,
alteration, re-construction or extension of the pioneer
manufacturer, or for equipping such pioneer factory
or extension thereof for the purpose of manufacturing
the relevant pioneer product or products, so however,
that relief from customs duty shall not be granted
under this section in respect of articles which in the
opinion of the Chief Accountant are or were intended
for the purpose of effecting repairs to such pioneer
factory or extension thereof, or to any apparatus,
machinery, appliances or equipment in any pioneer
factory or extension thereof.

(2) Every holder of a licence issued under the
authority of the last preceding' subsection who
satisfies the Chief Accountant-
(a) that any article specified in the
licence has been purchased by him in the
Presidency subject to the terms and condi-
tions imposed by the licence and that
customs duty was paid upon the importation
into the Presidency of such article;
(b) as to the amount of the customs
duty so paid,

shall be entitled to be refunded by the Chief
Accountant the amount of the customs duty so paid:
Provided that where the holder of the licence satisfies
the Chief Accountant that he is unable to ascertain
the amount of the customs duty paid, he shall be
entitled to be paid by the Chief Accountant by way of
refund of customs duty such sum as is, in the opinion
of the Chief Accountant, reasonable: Providfed further
that no refund of customs duty shill be mide" under
this subsection wherhethe amount of customs duty so
paid, or the sum which the Chief Accuuntant assesses
as a reasonable sum to be paid by way of refund of
customs duty, as the case may be, is less than ten
dollars."








No. of 1956. Aid to Pioneer Tndustries 3 ANTIGUA.
(Amnendmnz ).

4. Subsection (1) of section 6 of the Principal Section (1)
Ordinance is hereby amended- of Principal
Ordinance
(a) by substituting the following paragraph for amended.
the first paragraph thereof:-

Every pioneer manufacturer who
imports into the Presidency or purchases in
the Presidency any article in respect of
which he has been granted relief from
customs duty under the provisions of
section 5 of this Ordinance shall-"

(b) by adding the words "or purchased im-
mediately after the word "imported in paragraph
(1) thereof.

5. Subsection (1) of section 7 of the Principal Section 7 (1)
Ordinance is hereby repealed and replaced by the follow- of Principal
inl subsection:- Ordinance
repealed and
replaced.
(1) No article acquired by any pioneer manu-
facturer free of customs duty under the provisions
of this Ordinance shall be sold, given away or
otherwise disposed of by such pioneer manufacturer
except-

(a) in the case of an assignment of the pio-
neer factory for the purpose of whioh such article
was acquired, to the assignee of such factory; or

(b) upon the pioneer manufacturer paying,
or giving security to the satisfaction of the
Chief Accountant for the payment of,

(i) an amount equivalent to the amount
of customs duty which, but for
the provisions of this Ordinance,
would have been payable upon the
importation into the Presidency
of such article, where such article
was so imported by such pioneer
manufacturer, or

(ii) an amount equivalent to the amount
refunded to such pioneer manu-
facturer by way of relief from
customs duty under the provisions
of subsection (2) of section 5 of this
Ordinance, where such article was
purchased in the Presidency by
such pioneer manufacturer; or

(c) after the expiration of five years from
the date of the acquisition of such article."









ANTIGUA. 4 Aid to Pioncer Industries No. of 1956.
(Amendment).

Section 10 of 6. Section 10 of the Principal Ordinance is hereby
Principal amended-
Ordinance
amended. (a) by adding thereto the following subsection
immediately after subsection (4) thereof:-

(4A) Where the Governor in Council
Council is satisfied that any pioneer manu-
facturer has broken any of the conditions
contained in the order declaring him to be
a pioneer manufacturer and subject to which
he was so declared to be a pioneer manufac-
turer and that having regard to all the
circumstances of the case it is expedient so
to do, he may revoke the order made under
section 4 of this Ordinance declaring such
person to be a pioneer manufacturer in
relation to the pioneer factory and pioneer
industry in respect of which such order was
made."

(b) by adding the words "or any refund of
customs duty he has received in respect of the pur-
chase of articles in the Presidency immediately after
the word "articles" in line eight of paragraph (5)
thereof.

(c) by adding thereto the following subsection
immediately after subsection (5) thereof:-

"(5A) When any order made under
section 4 of this Ordinance is revoked under
the provisions of subsection (4A) of this
section the provisions of section 5 and sec-
tion 8 of this Ordinance shall be deemed
never to have applied to the person declared
to be a pioneer manufacturer under such
order in respect of the pioneer factory and
pioneer industry specified in such order;
and such person shall, notwithstanding
11127. anything contained in the Customs Duties
7/45. Ordinance or the Income Tax Ordinance, be
liable to pay to the Chief Accountant all sums
which but for the provisions of section 5 of
the Ordinance would have been payable as
customs duty on articles acquired for the
construction, alteration, re-construction or
extension of the pioneer factory, or for
equipping such factory or any extension
thereof for the purpose of manufacturing
the relevant pioneer product or products,
and all sums refunded to him by the
Chief Accountant under the authority of sub-
section (2) of section 5 of this Ordinance, and
to the Commissioners of Income Tax such
income tax as would but for the provisions of









No. of 1956. Aid to Pioneer Industries
(Amendment).


section 8 of this Ordinance have been payable
in respect of the pioneer enterprise:

Provided that if in the opinion of the Governor in
Council liability to the payment in full of any such sums
or any such tax would cause undue hardship or if for
any other reason the Governor in Council deems it
expedient so to do, the Governor in Council may remit
the whole or any part of such sums or tax."

7. Subsection (3) of section 11 of the Principal
Ordinance is hereby amended by substituting for the
expression under the provisions of subsection (5)" the
expression "and to the Commissioners of Income Tax
under the provisions of subsection (5) or subsection (5A),
as the case may be,".


5 ANTIGUA.


Section 11 (3)
of Principal
Ordinance
amended.


President.


Passed the Legislative Council the
1956.


day of


Clerk of the Council.

OBJECTS AND REASONS.



The object of this Bill is to amend the Aid to Pioneer
Industries Ordinance, 1950 to provide for the refund of
customs duty on items in the Schedule purchased locally
in cases where the duty is not less than ten dollars and
also to provide for the issue of a licence for the refund of
such duty by the Governor in Council.

DESMOND A. MC NAMARA,
Acting Crown Attorney.








ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands,
by E. M. BLACKMAN, Government Printer.- By Authority.
1956.


-3.56.


[Prico.7 ornts]






No. 2 of 1956. Sombrero Laws (Repeal). VIRGIN
ISLANDS.




[L.S.]
I ASSENT,
K. W. BLACJBU( NE,
Governor.
20th March, 1956.





VIRGIN ISLANDS.

No. 2 of 1 5t(i.

An Ordinance to repeal the Sombrero Laws Ordi-
nance, 190G6.

[By Proclamation.] Commence-
ment.
Enacted by the Legislattu r of the Virgin
Islands.
1. This Ordinance may he cited as the Som- Short title.
brero Laws (Repeal) Ordinance, 1956.

2. The Sombrero Laws Ordinance, 1906 is Repeal.
hereby repealed. 1/1906

3. This Ordinance shall come into operation Commente-
on a day to be appointed by the Governor by "nent.
Proclamafion published in the Gazette.

H. A. C. HOWARD,
President.

Passed the Legislative Council this 5th day
of March, 1956.

H. O. C(REQUE,
Clerk o/' the Council.
A NTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands,
by E. M. BLAcKMAN, Govpernllient Printer.-By Authority.
1956.


47/00357-500-3.5;6.


[Price 4 cetWs.]









LEEWARD ISLANDS.
GENERAL GOVERNMENT.


STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.

1956, No. 11.


PUBLIC OFFICERS.
Discipline.


THE PUBLIC OFFICERS (DISCIPLINE) (REVOCATION) REGULA-
TIONS, 1956, DATED MARCH 20, 1956, MADE BY
THEr GOVERNORR,


1. SHORT TITLE. These Regulations may be cited as
the Public Officers (Discioline) (lRevocation) Regulations, 1956.

2. IH EVOCATION. The Public Officers (Discipline) Reg-
ulations, 1929 (S.R. & 0. 1929 No. 45) are hereby revoked.

lluie by the Governor this 20th day of March, 1956.


K. W. BLACKBURNE,
governorr .














ANTIGUA
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands,
by E. M. BILACKMAN. Government Printer.-By Authority.
1956.
13/00248-480-3.56. tPrce 3 cents.










LEEWARD ISLA N DS.

ANTIGUA.



STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.

1956, No. 7.



ORDER IN COUNCIL DATE) MARCH 20, 1956, MADE UNDER
SECTION IA (r THE RUmI l UTY ACT, 1892, (No. 3/1892).

1. CITATION. This (rdcr may be cited as tho Rln
Duty Order, 1956.
2. ORDER. The rates of duty leviable under the
provisions of Section 3 (1) of the Rumn Dutv Act, 1892,
(No. 3/1892) as amended, shall be altered as follows:-


Run or
any other
hdescrip-
tions of
spirits.


Potable
alcohol
(ot 'her
than
R1un).


Non-
potable
alcohol
(denlatnr-
ed spirits)


Bay Runm,
Bay water
and simi-
lar prepara-
tions.


(a) In the Presidency

(b) Elsewhere in il
Colony


$1.92 72 cents 60 cents 48 cents


s2.00 80 cents 72 cents 72 cents


Made by the Governor in Council the 20rh dla of March,
1956, and issued to th- Collector of (Custolir .

F. A. ( LAKE,
A'tinq (Cle 'k o t l' (toun'cil.









ANTI( A.
Printed at the C overnmeut Prilitimr Office, lceward l Iland-
by E. ). BL iACA'K (Govrniuncnt Printer.--B Authority.
1 95(i.
480-3..5 3 c(


,180-3.5(6


Prict ?1 rtn/ts.




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