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THE LEEWARD ISLANDS 113

GAZETTE.

(EXTRA ORDINARY Y)

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S VOL. LXXXIV. TUESDAY, 26TH JUNE, 1956.


Notice.

No. 75.
The following Statutory Rules and Orders
are circulated with this Gazette and form part
thereof:-

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.

Antigua.
No. 22 of 1956, The Adaptation of Laws
Regulations, 1956. 82 pp.
( Rice to be notified in a later issue)

ifontserrat.
No. 15 of 1956, The Adaptation of Laws
Regulations, 1956. 90 pp.
(Price to be notified in a later issue)

Virgin Islands.
No. 22 of 1956, The Adaptation of Laws
Regulations, 1.956." 92 pp.
(Price to be notified in a later issue)


AINTIGUA
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by EARL PIGOTT, Aoting Government Printer.-By Authority.
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ANTIGUA
STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS, 1956, No. 22
THE Adaptation of Laws Regulations, 1956, dated 9th June, 1956,
made by the Governor under section 5 of the Leeward Islands
(Miscellaneous Provisions) Order in Council, 1956 (Imperial) (1956,
No. 833).
1. SHORT TITLE. These Regulations may be cited as the
Adaptation of Laws Regulations, 1956.
2. INTERPRETATION. In these Regulations-
"Acts" means Acts' of the Legislature of the Leeward
Islands;
"the appointed day" means the first day of July, 1956;
"law" means any Order of Her Majesty in Council, any
Act of the Legislature of the Leeward Islands, any Act
or Ordinance of any Presidency constituting part of the
Leeward Islands, any Regulation, any Proclamation
approved by Order of Her Majesty in Council, or any
other enactment or instrument having the force of law
in the Leeward Islands;
"Schedule" means Schedule to these Regulations.
3. APPLICATION AND MODIFICATION OF ACTS. (1) The Acts
mentioned in the first and second columns of the First Schedule
being laws to which section 5 of the Leeward Islands (Miscellaneous
Provisions) Order in Council, 1956 applies, but not being laws to
which subsection (1) of section 2 of the Leeward Islands Act, 1956*
applies, in force in the Presidency of Antigua immediately before
the appointed day shall, subject to the provisions of paragraph (2)
of this regulation remain valid as respects that Presidency after
the beginning of the appointed day, notwithstanding the constitu-
tion of the said Presidency as a separate Colony.
(2) The said Acts shall as regards Antigua have effect therein
after the beginning of the appointed day subject to the amendments
specified in the fourth column of the First Schedule to the sections
and schedules of the said Acts specified in the third column of that
Schedule.
4. MODIFICATION OF ANTIGUA CONSTITUTION AND ELECTIONS
ORDINANCE. The Antigua Constituion and Elections Ordinance,
1951 t being a law to which subsection (1) of section 2 of the Leeward
Islands Act, 1956 applies shall be modified to the extent specified
in the Second Schedule in view of the constitution of the Presidency
of Antigua as a separate Colony.
5. REPEAL. The Acts set out in the Third Schedu'e are hereby
repealed so far as they affect Antigua.
6. COMMENCEMENT. These Regulations shall come into opera-
tion on the 1st day of July, 1956.

*4 & 5 Eliz. 2. c. 23.
tNo. 10/1951.











FIRST SCHEDULE

AMENDMENT OF ACTS

PART I

Cap. Short title Section Amendment


1 Bankruptcy Act 2 The whole section shall be deleted.

3(1) The words "or any Presidency thereof"
in the definition of the expression
"Government Officer" shall be deleted.

The words "of any Presidency" in the
definition of the expression "Treasurer"
shall be deleted.

31(1) For the words "the General Legislative
Council or of the Legislative Council or
Assembly of any Presidency" in paragraph
(a) the words "the Legislative Council"
shall be substituted.

38(6) For the words "any Presidency" there shall
be substituted the words "the Colony".

70(1) The words "of the Presidency in which the
District is situated in which the bank-
ruptcy occurs" shall be deleted.

88 The whole section shall be deleted.

89 The words "sitting in the district in which
the bankruptcy is proceeding" shall be
deleted.

91 The words "in any district" and the
words "in his district" shall be deleted.
For the words "any Registrar" the words
"the Registrar" shall be substituted.

92(1) For the word "Registrars" the word
"Registrar" shall be substituted. The
words ", during the absence of a Judge
from the Colony," shall be inserted
between the words "shall" and "have".
For the words "such registrars" the words
"the Registrar" shall be substituted.

92(2) The Proviso shall be deleted.

92(4) The whole subsection shall be deleted.

93 The whole section shall be deleted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


1 Bankruptcy Act
(Contd.)


94 For section 94 the following section shall be
substituted-
"94. (1) Proceedings in bankruptcy may be
transferred to or from any other Circuit
of the Court in accordance with the pro-
visions of rule 11 (which relates to change
of venue) of the Rules made by the Chief
Justice on the 24th day of September,
1941, under section 16 of the Leeward
Islands and Windward Islands (Courts)
Order in Council, 1939.
(2) Subject to Rules of Court, if any
question of law arises in any bankruptcy
proceedings during the absence of a Judge
from the Colony, the Registrar shall, at
the request of either party, state the facts
in the form of a special case for the
opinion of a Judge, and shall transmit
the special case and the proceedings or
such of them as may be required to a
Registrar of the Court in a Circuit where
a Judge is resident."
112(8) The words "of the district in which the
debtor resides" shall be deleted.


112(13)

114(4)
115(2)

117


The whole subsection shall be deleted.

The second paragraph shall be deleted.
The word "General" shall be deleted.

For the words "General Legislature" the
words "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.


118 The words "of every bankruptcy district"
and the word "General" shall be deleted.
123 The words "in any bankruptcy district"
shall be deleted.

134(1) For the words "of the General Legislature,
or in any Act or Ordinance of the Legis-
lature of any Presidency," there shall be
substituted the words "or Ordinance".
137(1) The words "of the Presidency" at the end
of the first paragraph shall be deleted.

137(2) The words "Act of the General Legislature
of any", and the words "of the Legisla-
ture of any Presidency mentioned in the
Fourth Schedule" shall be deleted.
For the words "of any petition" the words
"or any petition" shall be substituted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


1 Bankruptcy Act
(Contd.)


4 Contempt of Court
Act


5 Courts of Justice
Fees Act


7 Debtors Act


137(2) The words "of the Presidency" shall be
deleted.

137(5) The words "of the Presidency" shall be
deleted.

First The words "Leeward Islands" in para-
Schedule graph 2 shall be deleted.

2 The definition of the expression "Magis-
trate" shall be deleted.
3(3) For the words "Full Court" wherever they
appear the words "Court of Appeal" shall
be substituted.

4(10) For the words "Full Court" wherever they
appear the words "Court of Appeal" shall
be substituted.

9 For the words "Full Court" wherever they
appear the words "Court of Appeal" shall
be substituted.

11 The words "for the uses of the Presidency
wherein such case or cases of contempt
may have occurred" shall be deleted.

3 For the words "General Legislature" the
words "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.

4 The words "of the Presidency in which they
are respectively received" shall be deleted.

9 For the words "Separate accounts" the
words "An account" shall be substituted.
The words "of each Presidency" shall be
deleted.

2 The whole section shall be deleted.

5 The words "Persons committed under this
section" and all the words following
thereafter down to and including the
word "made" shall be deleted.

6 The words "in any Presidency of the
Colony" shall be deleted.

7 The words "or any part thereof" shall be
deleted.

19 For the words "of the General Legislature,
or under any Act or Ordinance of any
Presidency," there shall be substituted
the words "or Ordinance".











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


10 Judgments Act


13 Mercantile Law
Amendment Act







17 Public Authorities
Protection Act


20 Registration and
Records Act


4 The words "of the Circuit in which the
Judgment is entered" shall be deleted.
A full-stop shall be substituted for the semi-
colon after the word "debtor".
The words "and when the lands to be
affected by such application are situate
in any other Circuit, a copy of the appli-
cation shall also be filed in the Registrar's
Office of such other Circuit." shall be
deleted.
8 The words "of the Circuit in which it is
filed" at the end of the section shall be
deleted.

First For the heading-
Schedule "In the Supreme Court of The Lee-
ward Islands
Presidency of
the following heading shall be substituted-
"In the Supreme Court of the Wind-
ward Islands and Leeward Islands
Antigua Circuit."

Second The words "Windward Islands and" shall
Schedule be inserted before the word "Leeward"
in the Note of Presentation.

12 For the words "by the same Judges, and
subject to the same conditions, as rules
of Court may be made under the provi-
sions of the Supreme Court Act" the
words "in the same manner as rules of
court for the Supreme Court may be
made" shall be substituted.

2 For the words "Federal Act or Local Act"
the words "Act or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.
3 For the words "Federal Act and of any
Local Act" the words "Act or Ordinance"
shall be substituted.
For the words "Federal and Local Acts"
in the marginal note the words "Acts and
Ordinances" shall be substituted.

2 For the words "any Record" wherever
these words appear in the definitions of
the expressions "Indices", "Pub 1 ic
Records", "Registered deeds and writ-
ings" and "Registers", the words "The
Record" shall in each case be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


20 Registration and
Records Act
(Contd.)


6 The words "of the Circuit, in which the
land thereby affected is situate" shall be
deleted.
For the word "Circuit" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.
The words "If executed in any other Cir-
cuit in the Colony, within six months
after execution;" shall be deleted.
8 For the words "intended for registration
in the Circuit wherein they are executed"
the words "executed in the Colony and
intended for registration therein" shall be
substituted.
In the marginal note for the words "in the
Circuit wherein registered" the words "in
the Colony and registrable therein" shall
be substituted.


9 The whole section shall be deleted.
12 For the words "the Leeward Islands" the
words "the Colony" shall be substituted.
14(2) For the words "any Record Office" the
words "the Record Office" shall be
substituted.
15(1) For the words "Presidency in which such
deed is presented for registration" the
word "Colony" shall be substituted.
17 For the words "Act of the Colony for a
Registrar" the words "Act or Ordinance,
for the Registrar" shall be substituted.
20 The words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
be deleted.
26(1) For the word "Registrars" the word
"Registrar" shall be substituted.
26(2) For the words "Chief Justice" the word
"Registrar"' shall be substituted.
For the words "General Legislature" the
words "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.
27 The words "in each Circuit" wherever they
appear shall be deleted.
For the words "record office" the words
"Record Office" shall be substituted.
28 The words "of the Circuit in which such
office or place is situate" at the end ol
the section shall be deleted.
29 For the words "several Record Offices" the
words "Record Office" shall be sub-
stituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


20 Registration and 32(1) For the words "a Record Office" wherever
Records Act. these words appear the words "the
(Contd.) Record Office" shall in each case be
substituted.

32(2) For the words "General Legislature" wher-
ever these words appear the words
"Legislative Council" shall in each case
be substituted.

32(4) For the words "General Legislature" wher-
ever these words appear the words
"Legislative Council" shall in each case
be substituted.
For the word "Legislature" the word
"Council" shall be substituted.

32(5) For the words "General Legislature" the
words "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.

38 In paragraphs (a), (f) and (g) for the word
"Offices" the word "office" shall in each
case be substituted and in paragraph (b)
for the word "Registrars" the word
"Registrar" shall be substituted.

39 For the word "every" the word "the" shall
be substituted and for the words "General
Legislature" t h e words "Legislative
Council" shall be substituted.

41 For the word "any" the word "the" shall
be substituted.

21 Summary Jurisdiction 2 The words "of any Circuit" in the defini-
Act tion of the expression "Bailiff" shall be
deleted.
The words "for the Circuit in which the suit
is brought or process is in force" in the
definition of the expression "Clerk" shall
be deleted.
The words "and shall include a Deputy
Judge" in the definition of the expression
"Judge" shall be deleted.

5 The whole section shall be deleted.

6 The words "in each Circuit" shall be
deleted.

7 For the words "Leeward Islands" the word
"Antigua" shall be substituted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


21 Summary Jurisdiction
Act (Contd.)


23 Unrepresented
Estates Act


7 For the full-stop appearing after the word
"therewith" a colon shall be substituted
and the following proviso added to the
said section :
"Provided that until such a seal is avail-
able a stamp bearing the words "Court
of Summary Jurisdiction, Antigua", and
countersigned by the Clerk may be used
instead of such a seal."
8 The words "in each Circuit of the Colony"
shall be deleted.
8(c) After the word "Act" the words "or
Ordinance" shall be added.
11 The whole section shall be deleted.
18 For the word "Every" at the beginning of
the section the word "The" shall be
substituted.
The words "for the Circuit, to which he
belongs" shall be deleted.
21 The words "any Circuit within" shall be
deleted.
36 For the word "Circuit" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.
37 For the words "Circuit in which the suit is
brought" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.


48 & The whole of sections 48 and 49 shall be
49 deleted.
50 For the words "the said writ" the words
"A writ of execution" shall be substituted.
Schedule For the words "The Leeward Islands"
wherever they appear in the headings to
the Forms the word "Antigua" shall be
substituted.
The word "Circuit" wherever it appears in
the headings to the Forms shall be
deleted.
The words "or Deputy Judge" appearing
in Form No. 1 shall be deleted.
For the word "Circuit" where it appears
after the words "remove out of the" in
Form No. 3, the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
2 The words "of the Leeward Islands" in the
definition of the expression "The Court"
shall be deleted.
3 The words "every Circuit of" shall be
deleted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


23 Unrepresented
Estates Act
(Contd.)


24 Warrants of
Attorney Act


25 The (Colonial) West
Indian Court of
Appeal Act


26 Wills Act





27 Accessories and
Abettors Act


4 The words "in any Circuit" and the words
"of such Circuit" shall be deleted.


18 The words "of the Circuit" shall be deleted.
24 The words "of the Presidency" shall be
deleted.

31 The words "or Commissioner" shall be
deleted.
36(1) The words "in the Circuit wherein such
person dies" shall be deleted.
Schedule The words "Windward Islands and" shall
be inserted before the word "Leeward"
in the heading to Form 3.
2 The words "for the Circuit in which such
warrant of Attorney was executed" shall
be deleted.
3 The words "for the Circuit in which such
cognovit actionem shall have been given"
shall be deleted.
5 For the word "Every" at the beginning of
the section the word "The" shall be
substituted.


2 The definition of the expression "Full
Court" shall be deleted.


6(2) For the words "Circuit in which the trial
was held" the words "Supreme Court"
shall be substituted.

6(3) (c) For the words "of the Circuit in which the
trial was held" in paragraph (o) the
words "of the Supreme Court" shall be
substituted.
19 The words "any Presidency of" in the
proviso shall be deleted.
For the word "Presidency" in the marginal
note the words "the Colony" shall be
substituted.
2 For the words "passed, or to be passed, by
the General Legislature" the words "or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.
3 For the words "passed, or to be passed, as
aforesaid" the words "or Ordinance"
shall be substituted.
4 For the words "passed, or to be passed, as
aforesaid" the words "or Ordinance"
shall be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


27 Accessories and
Abettors Act
(Contd.)






28 Coinage Offences
Act












29 Convicts' Licences
Act


5 For the words "passed, or to be passed, as
aforesaid" the words "or Ordinance"
shall be substituted.
8 The whole section shall be deleted.
9 For the words "passed, or to be passed, as
aforesaid" the words "or Ordinance"
shall be substituted.
8 For the words "Leeward Islands" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
9 For the words "Leeward Islands" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
27 For the words "Leeward Islands" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
28 For the words "Leeward Islands" where-
ever these words appear the word
"Colony" shall in each case be sub-
stituted.
31 The whole section shall be deleted.
2 The definition of the expressions "Chief
Inspector of Police" and "District"
shall be deleted.
In the definition of the expression "Prison"
the word "Ordinance" shall be sub-
stituted for the word "Act".
3(3) For the words "Colonial Secretary's" the
word "Governor's" shall be substituted.
For the words "Chief Inspector of Police"
the words "senior police officer in the
Colony" shall be substituted.
3(4) The whole subsection shall be deleted.
3(5) For the words "Presidency in which he
shall have been convicted, or in the
Presidency in which he shall have been
last imprisoned, according as the Governor
may determine" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.
5 For the words "chief officer of police for
the island in which he resides" the words
"senior police officer in the Colony"
shall be substituted.
For the words "Chief Inspector of Police"
the words "senior police officer in the
Colony" shall be substituted.
For the words "Chief officer of police for
such island, who shall communicate the
same to the Chief Inspector of Police"
at the end of the section the words
"senior police officer in the Colony"
shall be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


29 Convicts' Licences
Act (Contd.)


30 Criminal Law
Amendment Act


31 Criminal Procedure
Act


7 The words "any Island of" shall be deleted.
The words or any portion thereof," shall
be deleted.
11 The words "of the General Legislature, or
of the Legislature of any Presidency of
the Colony" shall be deleted.
The words "the Colonial Secretary for the
information of" shall be deleted.
First For the words "Leeward Islands" the word
Schedule "Antigua" shall be substituted.
For the words "Governor and Commander
in Chief of the Colony of the Leeward
Islands" the words "the Administrator
of the Colony of Antigua" shall be
substituted.
For the words "Supreme Court of this
Colony" the words "Supreme Court in
this Colony" shall be substituted.
For the words "the Colony of the Leeward
Islands" the words "the said Colony"
shall be substituted.
For the words "Government House in the
Island of" the words "the Administra-
tor's Office" shall be substituted.
In paragraph 4 of the Conditions of the
Licence for the words "Governor, or
officer administering the Government of
the Leeward Islands" the word "Admin-
istrator" shall be substituted.
2(b) The words "not being a common prostitute
or of known immoral character," shall
be deleted.
3 For the words "Juvenile Offenders Punish-
ment Act" the words "Corporal Punish-
ment Act, 1949" shall be substituted.
The marginal reference "10/1949" shall be
inserted.

4 For the expression "clause a" wherever it
appears in the provisos the expression
"paragraph (a)" shall in each case be
substituted.

11 For the words "of the General Legislature
or any Act in force in any Presidency
of the Colony" the words "or Ordinance"
shall be substituted.

2(1) For the words "Act of the General
Legislature" the words "other Act or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.

2(1) (d) The whole paragraph shall be deleted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


31 Criminal Procedure
Act (Contd.)


2(2) The whole subsection shall be deleted.


2(3) The words "the law officer, or the senior
law officer" and all the words following
thereafter down to the end of the sub-
section shall be deleted and the words
"the Attorney General" substituted
therefore.


8, 9
10& 11
34
56(2)


56(6)


33 Forfeited Recogni-
sances Act


The whole of sections 8, 9, 10 and 11 shall
be deleted.
The whole section shall be deleted.
The words "for the Circuit, district or place
to which the prisoner belongs" shall be
deleted.
The word "Circuit" shall be deleted.


56(10) For the words "Colonial Secretary" the
word "Administrator" shall be sub-
stituted and in the marginal note to this
paragraph the word "Administrator"
shall be substituted for the words
"Colonial Secretary."
For the word appointedd" the word
"appointed" shall be substituted.
58 After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be added.
59 After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be added.
The words "or of the Colonial Secretary,
or of the Administrator or Commissioner
of any Presidency," shall be deleted.
62 For the words "Leeward Islands" wher-
ever they appear the word "Colony"
shall in each case be substituted.
For the words "with the Colony" the
words "within the Colony" shall be sub-
stituted.
2 The words "in each Circuit of the Colony"
shall be deleted.
For the words "every Circuit Court" the
words "the Court" shall be substituted.
7 The word "the" before the word "prison",
the words "of the Presidency wherein
the recognisance was entered into", the
words "in the Circuit in which the recog-
nisance was entered into", and the words
"within the Circuit" shall be deleted.
The words "next Circuit" in the marginal
note shall be deleted.












Cap. Short title


33 Forfeited Recogni-
sances Act
(Contd.)














34 Forfeiture Act



36 Indictments Act

























38 Larceny Act





39 Malicious Damage
Act

40 Abolition of Mini-
mum Punishment
Act


Schedule The words "WINDWARD ISLANDS and"
shall be inserted before the word "LEE-
WARD" in the heading.
The word "Antigua" shall be inserted
before the word "Circuit" in the heading.
For the words "of the Presidency
of the words "at
St. John's" shall be substituted.
For the words "of our Circuit Court"
the words "the said Court" shall be
substituted.
For the words "the said Circuit Court" the
w o r ds "the said Court" shall be
substituted.
4 The words "of any Presidency of the
Colony, or of the General Legislative
Council of the Colony" shall be deleted.
3(3) The word "General" in paragraph (a) shall
be deleted.
Schedule In paragraph (1) of rule 2--
The words "Windward Islands and" shall
be inserted before the word "Leeward".
The word "Antigua" shall be inserted before
the word "Circuit".
The words "(Antigua, St. Kitts-Nevis, etc.
as the case may be)" shall be deleted.
The words "(or Crown Attorney of)" shall
be deleted.
In paragraph (2) of rule 2 the words "(or
Crown Attorney of . .)" wherever
these words appear shall be deleted.
In paragraph (1) of rule 5 for the word
commission the word "omission" shall
be substituted.
In paragraph (2) of rule 6 for the word
"owing" the word "owning" shall be
substituted and the words "or any
Presidency" shall be deleted.
119 For the words "over to the Treasurer of
the Presidency in which such fine or
penalty is payable" the words "into the
Treasury of t h e Colony" shall be
substituted.
62 For the words "Presidency where the
same shall have been imposed" the word
"Colonv" shall be substituted.
2 For the words "of the Leeward Islands, or
any Presidency thereof" the words "or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.


Section


Amendment











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


41 Offences against the
Person Act


42 Perjury Act


9 For the words "Leeward Islands" wherever
these words appear the word "Colony"
shall in each case be substituted.
The words "Circuit, district, or place in
the", and the words "in which such
death, stroke, poisoning, or hurt
happens" shall be deleted.
For the words "that Circuit, district or
place" at the end of the section the
words "the Colony" shall be substituted.

52 The words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
be deleted.
The words ", and any such offence" and
all the words following thereafter down
to and including the words "that Circuit,
district, or place" shall be deleted.
For the words "Leeward Islands" wherever
these words appear the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.

61 For the words "Presidency in which the
sum is paid" at the end of the section
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.

62 For the words "any Presidency of the Lee-
ward Islands" the words "the Colony"
shall be substituted.
For the words "such Presidency" wherever
these words appear in paragraphs (a) and
(b) the words "the Colony" shall in each
case be substituted.

64 The whole section shall be deleted.

71 The words "of the Presidency in which
such fine has been awarded, or directed
to be paid, for the public uses of such
Presidency" shall be deleted.

72 For the words "Circuits of the Leeward
Islands" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
For the words "any of the said Circuits in
which the offender shall be apprehended,
or be in custody" the words "the
Colony" shall be substituted.
For the words "that Circuit" and the words
"such Circuit" the words "the Colony"
shall in each case be substituted.

3 For the words "Leeward Islands, or in any
Presidency thereof" the word "Colony'
shall be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


42 Perjury Act
(Contd.)


43 Post Office Offences


46 Rewards for the
Apprehension of
Criminals Act



47 Riot Act


4 For the words "Leeward Islands, or out of
any Presidency thereof", and the words
"Leeward Islands, or in such Presidency"
wherever they appear the word "Colony"
shall in each case be substituted.

For the words "that Circuit, district, or
place where he has been apprehended, or
is in custody" at the end of the section
the words "the Colony" shall be
substituted.

5 For the words "Leeward Islands, or in any
Presidency thereof" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.

8 The whole section shall be deleted.

4 After the word "Act" the words "or Ordi-
nance" shall be inserted and the words
", or any Presidency thereof," shall be
deleted.

14(1) The words "or any Presidency thereof" in
paragraph (a) and the words "or of any
Presidency of the Colony" in paragraph
(b) shall be deleted.

15 The words ", or of any Presidency of the
Colony of the Leeward Islands" at the
end of the section shall be deleted.

16(1) The words "of the Presidency within which
the same is placed or maintained", and
the words "of such Presidency, as afore-
said," shall be deleted.

4 The words "of the Presidency wherein the
crime charged was committed" shall be
deleted.
For the words "such Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.

4 For the words "Presidency or any part of
a Presidency where such assembly shall
be" the word "Colony" shall be sub-
stituted.

6 The words "or of the Presidency or part of
a Presidency where such assembly shall
be" shall be deleted.
For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "or part of a Presidency where
such persons shall be so apprehended"
shall be deleted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


48 Training Schools
Act


50 Banker's Books
(Evidence) Act
51 By-Laws (Evidence)
Act
52 Evidence Act



53 Executive Councils
(Evidence) Act


54 Gazette (Evidence)
Act


56 Jury Act


10 The words "in any Presidency" shall be
deleted.
For the words "Legislature of such Presi-
dency as aforesaid" at the end of the
section the words "Legislative Council"
shall be substituted.
15 The words "or any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.
16(1) The words "or any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.

25 The words "Presidency in which is situate
the Training School where the inmate is
kept in respect of whose maintenance the
contribution is made" shall be deleted.
26 The words "Leeward Islands" shall be
deleted.
Schedule The words "Leeward Islands" in the head-
ing shall be deleted.
For the words "Presidency of
wherever these words appear the words
"Colony of Antigua" shall in each case
be substituted.

9 For the word "bank-holiday" the words
"public holiday" shall be substituted.

2 The whole section shall be deleted.


31 The words "or the Administrator or Com-
missioner of any Presidency," shall be
deleted.

2 The words "or of any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.

3 For the words "any of the Executive
Councils aforesaid" the words "the
Executive Council" shall be substituted.

2 The definition of the expression "The
Gazette" shall be deleted.

4 The whole section shall be deleted.
2 The words "of the Circuit in which the
Registrar referred to in the context
serves" in the definition of the expression
"Magistrate" shall be deleted.


3(1) The words "of every Circuit, except the
Anguilla Circuit," shall be deleted.
For the words "Presidency in which he
serves" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.













Cap. Short title Section Amendment


56 Jury Act 4 For the words "any of the following
(Contd.) islands, namely, Antigua, Saint Christo-
pher, Nevis, Montserrat, and Tortola"
the word "Antigua" shall be substituted.
The words "in the Circuit in which he
resides" in paragraph (d) shall be deleted.

5 For the words "any of the following
islands, namely, Antigua, Saint Christo-
pher, Nevis, Montserrat, and Tortola" the
word "Antigua" shall be substituted.
The words "in the Circuit in which he
resides" shall be deleted.

8 The words "of every Circuit, other than
the Anguilla Circuit," shall be deleted.
For the word "Circuit" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.

9(1) For the expression "a Registrar" the words
"the Registrar" shall be substituted.
The words "of the Presidency in which the
Circuit is situated," shall be deleted.
The words "of the Circuit" shall be deleted.

10(1) For the expression "a Registrar" the words
"the Registrar" shall be substituted.

10(1) (b) The words "in the Circuit" wherever these
words appear in subparagraphs (i), (ii)
and (iii) shall be deleted.

10(2) The words "in the Circuit" shall be deleted.

11 The words "of the Circuit" in subsections
(1) and (2) shall be deleted.
The words "of any Circuit," and the words
"at, the Circuit Courts of the Circuit"
in subsection (4) shall be deleted.

12(1) The words "of the Circuit stated in the
heading of the register" shall be deleted.
The words "for the Circuit", and the
words "for the Circuit in question" shall
be deleted.

12(2) The words "for any Circuit" shall be
deleted
For the words ", and serve at, the
Circuit Courts of the Circuit," the word
"serve" shall be substituted.

13(1) (a) The words "of the Circuit stated in the
heading of the register" shall be deleted.
For the word "Circuit" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


56 Jury Act 13(2) The words "for the same Circuit" and the
(Contd.) words "made in the same Circuit" shall
be deleted.
14(1) The words "in any Circuit" shall be deleted.
For the words "Circuit Court in question"
at the end of the subsection the words
"said Court" shall be substituted.
15(1) For the letter "a" appearing before the
word "Registrar" the word "the" shall be
substituted.
For the word "Circuit" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.
15(3) For the expression "a Circuit" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
16(1) The word "the" shall be substituted for the
letter "a" appearing immediately before
the word "Registrar".
The words "in that Circuit" in paragraph
(a) shall be deleted.
16(2) In paragraph (b) for the word "Circuit"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.
16(4) The word "the" shall be substituted for the
letter "a" appearing immediately before
the word "Registrar".
The words "of the Circuit" shall be deleted.
17 The words "of the Circuit", "of any Cir-
cuit", "of the same Circuit" respectively
shall be deleted.

18(1) For the letter "a" appearing immediately
before the word "Registrar" the word
"the" shall be substituted.

20(1) The words "of the Circuit in which the
trial is to be held" shall be deleted.

21(1) The words "of the Circuit, in which the
trial is to be held," shall be deleted.
The words "for the Circuit" wherever these
words appear in paragraph (a) shall in
each case be deleted.
22 The words "in the Circuit" shall be deleted.
23 The words "in the Circuit" in subparagraph
(ii) of paragraph (b) shall be deleted.
In the proviso for the words "a Circuit, in"
the words "the Colony in" shall be
substituted.

37 The words "in the same Circuit" shall be
deleted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


56 Jury Act 38 For the words "presiding at a Circuit
(Contd.) Court" the words "presiding at the
sitting of the Court" shall be substituted.
For the word "Circuit" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.
40 The words "for the Circuit in which the
fine is imposed" shall be deleted.

41(2) For the words "same Circuit" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.

41(3) The words "for the Circuit in which the
fine was imposed" shall be deleted.

42(1) The words "at any Circuit Court", and the
words "of the Circuit in which the fine was
imposed" respectively shall be deleted.
For the words "next Circuit Court in the
same Circuit" the words "the session of
the Court then in progress" shall be
substituted.
For the words "last mentioned Circuit
Court" the words "said session" shall le
substituted.
42(3) The words "of the Circuit in which the fine
was imposed" shall be deleted.
44(2) The words "of the Circuit, in which the
proceeding is to be tried," shall be
deleted.

44(3) For the words "Circuit in which the pro-
ceeding is to be tried" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.

47(1) The words "in any Presidency," and the
words "in that Presidency" shall be
deleted.
47(3) The words "of the Presidency to which the
rules apply" shall be deleted.

49 The words ", in any Circuit," shall be
deleted.

First The words "of the Leeward Islands or of
Schedule any Presidency thereof", the words
"Members of the General Legislative
Council of the Leeward Islands, and the
Clerk thereof", and the words "of any
Presidency" respectively shall be deleted.

Third For the words "Circuit of" the word
Schedule "Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "for District at the
end of the Schedule shall be deleted.













Cap. Short title Section Amendment


58 Exportation of 2 The words "or from any Presidency or
Arms and Warlike island thereof" shall be deleted.
Stores Act

3 The words "or from any Presidency or
island thereof" shall be deleted.
4 The words "or any Presidency or island
thereof" shall be deleted.
61 Magistrate's Code 3 In the definition of the expression "Convic-
of Procedure Act tion" the words "or any Presidency
thereof" shall be deleted.
In the definition of the expression "Offence"
the words "or any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.
4 For section 4 the following section shall
be substituted :-
"4. For the purpose of holding
Magistrate's Courts the Colony is
divided into districts as follows :-
The island of Antigua into two
districts A and B.
The island of Barbuda into one
district C."
5- For the words "Antigua and St. Christopher"
the words "the Colony" shall be
substituted.
7 The whole section shall be deleted.
10 For the words "of the Leeward Islands or
of any Presidency thereof" the words "or
Ordinance", shall be substituted.
For the words "as aforesaid" the words "or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.
13 The words "in any Presidency" and the
words "of such Presidency" shall be
deleted.
15 The whole section shall be deleted.
18 For the words "the Presidency or island
in which the district is situated", the
words "the Colony" shall be substituted.
For the words "Legislatures of the Presi-
dencies in which the districts of such
Magistrates are situated" the words
"Legislative Council" shall be substituted.
19 For the words "But it is" the words "It is"
shall be substituted.
For the words "Act of the Colony or of any
Presidency thereof" the words "Act or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


61 Magistrate's Code 26 The whole section shall be deleted.
of Procedure Act
(Contd.)
29 For the words "of the Colony or of any
Presidency thereof" in subparagraph (i)
of paragraph (d) the words "or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.
For the words "of the Colony or any
Presidency" in subparagraph (iii) of
paragraph (d) the words "or Ordinance"
shall be substituted.
For the words "of the Colony or any
Presidency thereof" in paragraph (1) the
words "or Ordinance" shall be substituted.
The words "of any Presidency" in para-
graph (o) shall be deleted.
For the word "Acts" in paragraph (p) the
word "acts" shall be substituted.
For the words "of the Colony or any
Presidency thereof" t h e words "or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.
39 The words "for the same Presidency" shall
be deleted.
40 The words "any Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
41 For the words "the Inspector of Police of
the Presidency in which the act charged
has been committed" the words "a
member of the Police Force" shall be
substituted.
The words "of the Presidency" shall be
deleted.
42 The words "or Presidency" shall be deleted.
43 The whole section shall be deleted.
44 The words "in the Presidency in which such
warrant is issued" shall be deleted.
In the marginal note the words "in the
Presidency" shall be deleted.
45 For the words "an inspector of police or
any constable" the words "any member
of the Police Force" shall be substituted.
46(1) For the words "same Presidency" the
word "Colony" shall be substituted.
66-71 The whole of sections 66, 67, 68, 69, 70 and
71 shall be deleted.
72 The words "of the Presidency in which the
preliminary inquiry has been held" shall
be deleted.
73 The whole section shall be deleted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


61 Magistrate's Code 74 The words ", or in the case of an indictable
of Procedure Act offence committed out of the Colony, to
(Contd.) the prison of the Presidency in which
such warrant is issued," shall be deleted.
78 The words "of the same Presidency" shall
be deleted.
82 For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
83 The words "of the Circuit in which such
person as aforesaid has been committed
to take his trial" shall be deleted.
114 The words "to be executed in the
Presidency" and the words "within
Presidency" in the marginal note shall be
deleted.
115 The whole section shall be deleted.
156(2) The words "or any Presidency thereof"
wherever these words appear shall be
deleted.
156(3) For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
167 For the words "Legislature of the Presi-
dency in which they respectively serve"
the words "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.
168 For the words "Presidency in which the
same shall have been received" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
171 For the words "of the Colony or any Presi-
dency" the words "or Ordinance" shall
be substituted.
176 For the words "Circuit mentioned in the
said section" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
178 The words "of the Presidency" shall be
deleted.
181 The words "of the Presidency" at the end
of the section shall be deleted.
190 For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
206 For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
209 The words "of the Presidency in which the
preliminary inquiry has been held" shall
be deleted.
221 The words "of the Presidency in which they
were taken" shall be deleted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


61 Magistrate's Code 227 The words "an inspector of police or" shall
of Procedure Act be deleted.
(Contd.)
238 For the words "any other Act" the words
"any other Act or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.
For the words "or law of the Colony or
any Presidency thereof" in paragraph (e)
the words "or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.
For the words "any Presidency" in the
said paragraph the words "the Colony"
shall be substituted.
242 The words "Presidency or" wherever these
words appear shall be deleted.
250 For the words "a Registrar of" the words
"the Registrar of" shall be substituted.
253 For the w o r d s "Colonial Secretary"
the word "Administrator" shall be
substituted.
256 For the words "of the Presidency or island
in which his district is situate for the
public use of such Presidency or island
except where otherwise provided by any
Act of the Colony or any Presidency
thereof" the words "for the public use
of the Colony except where otherwise
provided by any other Act or Ordinance"
shall be substituted.
259(3) For the words "General Legislature" the
words "Legislative Council" shall he
substituted.
260 For the words "in the Acts" the words "in
the Acts or Ordinances" s h a 11 be
substituted.
For the words "Acts of the Colony or the
Presidencies thereof" the words "Acts or
Ordinances of the Colony or" shall
be substituted.
261 For the words "Act of the Colony or any
Presidency thereof" the words "Act or
Ordinance of the Colony" shall be
substituted.
For the words "future Acts as aforesaid"
the words "future Acts or Ordinances as
aforesaid" shall be substituted.
For the words "Act amending" the words
"Act or Ordinance amending" shall be
substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


64 Obeah Act





65 Prevention of
Crimes Act


67 Small Charges
Act


4 For the words "or Acts" the words "or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.
For the words "Whipping Act" the words
"Corporal Punishment Act, 1949" shall
be substituted.

2 In the definition of the expression "Chief
officer of Police" for the words "Chief
Inspector" the word" Commissioner" shall
be substituted.
For the words "Inspector or sub-inspector"
the words "Superintendent or Assistant
Superintendent" shall be substituted.
For the words "officer of police in any
Presidency of" the words "police officer
in" shall be substituted.

5(2) The words "of his district" at the end of
paragraph (a) shall be deleted.

7 For section 7 the following section shall be
substituted.
"7. Every person subject to the super-
vision of the police, who is at large in the
Colony, shall notify the place of his
residence or any change thereof to the
Chief officer of Police and if such person
be a male he shall once in each month
report himself at such time as may be
prescribed by the Chief officer of Police
either to such officer himself or to such
other person as the Chief officer of Police
may direct and such report may accord-
ingly as such Chief officer of Police directs
be required to be made personally or by
letter."

8 The words "of the Presidency in which such
residence is situated" shall be deleted.

14 The words "A previous conviction in any
Circuit may be proved against a prisoner
in any other Circuit of the Colony" shall
be deleted.

9 The words "Presidency or" shall be deleted.


34 The words "or any Presidency thereof" in
paragraphs (a) and (b) and the words "or
in any such Presidency" in paragraph (b)
shall be deleted.


Schedule For the words "Presidency of" the words
"Colony of Antigua" shall be substituted.














Cap. Short title Section Amendment


68 Small Tenements
Act


















69 Small Trespass Act



72 Commissioners for
Oaths Act


75 Alien Bankers Act


76 Aliens Land holding
Regulation Act


First For the words "Presidency (or island)
Schedule wherever these words
appear in the Forms bearing the following
captions-"Form of Notice to quit under
Section 3", "Form of Notice to quit
under Section 4", "Order for Recovery
of land under Section 6", and "Form of
Warrant of Possession under Section 7",
the word "Colony" shall in each case be
substituted.
For the words "in this Presidency" wher-
ever these words appear in the Forms
bearing the captions respectively "Form
of Summons under Section 5" and "Form
of appointment of estimators under
Section 12" the words "in this Colony"
shall in each case be substituted.
8 For the words "whether Federal or local"
the words "or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.
3 For the words "in the Presidency in which
it is executed" the words "which has
been executed in the Colony" shall be
substituted.
The words ", in that Presidency," shall be
deleted.
4 The words "in any Presidency or Circuit,"
and the words "in and for such Presidency
or Circuit" shall be deleted.
2 The definition of the expression "Governor
in Council" shall be deleted.
7 For the words "General Legislature"
wherever these words appear in sub-
sections (4) and (5) the words
"Legislative Council" shall in each case
be substituted.
8 For the words "federal or local Act" the
words "Act or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.
4(1) For the words "of the Circuit in which the
land in respect of which a licence is
granted is situate" the words "of the
Colony" shall be substituted.


10 For the words "Colonial Secretary" the
word "Governor" shall be substituted.
16 After the words "Crown Suits Act" the
words "or by any Ordinance amending,
repealing or substituted for the same"
shall be added.


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Amendment












Cap. Short title Section Amendment

79 Undesirable Persons 2 The whole section shall be deleted.
Expulsion Act
8(1) For the words "a Circuit Court" the
words "the Supreme Court" shall be
substituted.
For the words "in the Presidency in which
such order was made" the words "for
the purpose of hearing the appeal" shall
be substituted.
10(1) The words "for the Presidency in which
the expulsion order was made" and the
second proviso to the subsection shall be
deleted.
10(3) For the words "in the Presidency in which
the expulsion order was made" the words
"for the purpose of hearing the appeal"
shall be substituted.
16 For the words "specified in the Schedule
to the Supreme Court Act" the words
"for the time being in force for witnesses
in criminal proceedings in the Supreme
Court" shall be substituted.
19 For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
83 Local Constables 4 For the words "within a district" the words
Act "within the Colony" shall be substituted.
For the words "Presidency in which such
district is situate" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.
5 For the word "Presidency" in para-
graph (b) the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
6 For the words "Presidency for which he is
appointed" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
9 For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "for which such constable is
appointed" shall be deleted.
10 The words "district or" shall be deleted.
14 For the words "Presidency for which such
constable is appointed" the w o r d
"Colony" shall be substituted.
88 Emigrant Labourers 4(1) For the words "inspector or sub-inspector
Protection Act of police" the words "police officer" shall
be substituted.
4(2) For the words "an inspector or sub-inspector
of police from any Presidency" the words
"a police officer" shall be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


88 Emigrant Labourers
Protection Act
(Contd.)


90 Guardianship of
Infants Act





93 Law of Property
Amendment Act


94 Partition Act


97 Recovery of Rent
Act


98 Settled Estates Act


4(2) For the words "duties of an inspector or
sub-inspector" the words "duties of a
police officer" shall be substituted.

4(3) For the words "inspector or sub-inspector"
wherever these words appear the words
"police officer" shall in each case be
substituted.

5 For the words "inspector or sub-inspector
of police" the words "police officer" shall
be substituted.
The words any Presidency of" in para-
graph (a) shall be deleted.
For the words "an inspector or sub-
inspector of police" in paragraph (b) the
w o r d s "a police officer" shall be
substituted.

7(2) For the words "of each Presidency" the
words "in the Colony" shall be
substituted.

9 For the words "by the same Judges, and
subject to the same conditions, as rules
of Court under the Supreme Court Act"
the words "in the same manner as rules
of the Supreme Court may be made" shall
be substituted.

9(4) For the words "of the Colony or of any
Presidency thereof" the words "or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.

2 In the definition of the expression "Court"
the words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
be deleted.

7 For the word "Acts" the word "law"
shall be substituted.

16 For the word "Acts" the word "laws"
shall be substituted.

18 For the word "Acts" the word "laws"
shall be substituted.
For the words "any Act" the words "any
law" shall be substituted.

5 For the words "a Registrar" wherever these
words appear the words "the Registrar"
shall be substituted.

3(2) For the words "of the General Legislature,
or of any Island Legislature" the words
"or Ordinance" shall be substituted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


98 Settled Estates 67 For the words "by the Chief Justice with
Act (Contd.) the assistance of the Puisne Judges or
either of them" the words "in the same
manner as rules of the Supreme Court
may be made" shall be substituted.

99 Title by Registration 3 The words "for the Circuit in which the
Act lands are situate" and the words "for the
Circuit" wherever these words appear
shall in each case be deleted.
For the words "volumes for each Circuit"
the word "volume" shall be substituted.

7 The words "the Colonial Secretary or to",
the words "or Commissioner of the
Presidency in which the land is situate",
the words "Colonial Secretary, or by"
and the words "or Commissioner as the
case may be" shall in each case be
deleted.

12 The words "for the Circuit in which the
land is situate," shall be deleted.
The words ", in a Circuit in which news-
papers are published," shall be deleted.
For the words "such newspapers" the
words "the newspapers published in the
Colony" shall be substituted.

16 For the words "Full Court" wherever these
words appear the words "Court of
Appeal" shall be substituted.

18(4) For subsection (4) the following subsection
shall be substituted:-
"(4) All fees paid under this section
and all damages recovered under sub-
section (2) of section 19 of this Act shall
be paid into the Treasury for the public
uses of the Colony."


18(5)

19(1)


The whole subsection shall be deleted.

The words ", with the consent of the
Governor," shall be deleted.
For the words "except that," the word
"and" shall be substituted.
After the words "Crown Suits Act" the
words "or any Ordinance amending,
repealing or substituted for the same"
shall be added.
For the words "except that" the word
"and" shall be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


99 Title by Registration 19(1) For the words "Titles to Land Assurance
Act (Contd.) Fund" the words "general revenue of
the Colony" shall be substituted.
The proviso shall be deleted.
19(2) For the words "of the General Govern-
ment" the words "of the Government"
shall be substituted.
35(1) The words "of any Presidency of the
Colony" shall be deleted.
73 For the words "may be served under the
Supreme Court Act" the words "of the
Supreme Court may be served" shall be
substituted.
76 For the words "the island in which the
land is situated" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.
105(2) The second proviso shall be deleted.
136(1) The words "for each Circuit" and the
words "for that Circuit" shall be deleted.
For the word "Registrars" in the marginal
note the word "Registrar" shall be sub-
stituted.
160 The words "of the Colony" and the words
"in the various Circuits" shall be
deleted.
For the word "Registrars" the word
"Registrar" shall be substituted.
161 For the words "Legislatures of the several
Presidencies" at the end of the section
the words "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.
162 For the words "offices of the Registrars of
Titles in the different Circuits" the words
"office of the Registrar of Titles" shall
be substituted.
163 For the words "Full Court" the words
"Court of Appeal" shall be substituted.
First For the words "under the Supreme Court
Schedule Act" in the expression "Enter Appear-
ance" the words "in civil proceedings in
the Supreme Court" shall be substituted.
In the expression "Indefeasible" the word
"challenge" shall be substituted for the
w o r d challengee" and the word
"General" wherever it appears shall be
deleted.
The words ", or any of the Presidencies
thereof" in the expression "Licensed
Surveyor" shall be deleted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


99 Title by Registration First The word "General" in the expression
Act (Contd.) Schedule "Note" shall be deleted.
For the words "under the Supreme Court
Act" in the expression "Notice to Pay
Off" the words "in civil proceedings in
the Supreme Court" shall be substituted.
For the last sentence of the expression
"Registry" the following sentence shall
be substituted :
"The Registry of the Supreme Court
shall be the Registry of Titles to
Lands."
The words "in each Circuit", and the words
"of the Colony" in the expression "Seal
of the Registrar of Titles" shall be
deleted.
The words "of the Leeward Islands" in the
expression "The Court" shall be deleted.

Second For the words "THE LEEWARD
Schedule ISLANDS" wherever these words appear
in the caption of any Form the word
"ANTIGUA" shall be substituted.
The word "CIRCUIT" in Form 3 shall be
deleted.
The words "for the Circuit" wherever these
words appear in Forms 1, 2, 16, 20, 21,
22, 23, 24, 25 and 26 shall in each case
be deleted.
The words "of the Circuit" wherever these
words appear in Forms 5, 6 to 13
inclusive, 16, 17, 19, 20, 22 and 25 shall
be deleted.

The words "of the Colony of the Leeward
Islands" in Form 21 shall be deleted.
For the words "Colony of the Leeward
Islands" in Form 27 the words "Colony
of Antigua" shall be substituted.
For the words "Full Court" wherever they
appear in Form 29 the words "Court of
Appeal" shall be substituted, and the
words "Of The Leeward Islands" in this
Form shall also be deleted.

102 Acts and Ordinances 2 The word "General" shall be deleted.
Act












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


102 Acts and Ordinances 3 This section shall be renumbered "3. (1)".
Act (Contd.) The word "General" shall be deleted.
The following subsection shall be added as
subsection (2) :-
"(2) In this section the word "Gover-
nor" means the Governor of the Leeward
Islands."

4 For the word "Act" the word "Ordinance"
shall be substituted.
For the words "General Legislature" the
words "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.
For the word "Acts" in the marginal note,
the w o r d "Ordinances" shall be
substituted.

5 The word "General" shall be deleted.

6 For the words "Colonial Secretary shall"
the words "Administrator may" shall be
substituted.
For the words "two hundred other copies
of each Act passed by the General
Legislature, and shall" the words "as
many copies of each Ordinance passed by
the Legislative Council as he may consider
necessary and may" shall be substituted.
For the words "the Governor" the word
"he" shall be substituted.
For the word "Acts" in the marginal note
the word "Ordinances" shall be
substituted.

7 The words "the Colonial Secretary, or" and
the words "or Commissioner of the Presi-
dency in which the Court is held" shall
be deleted.
For the word "Acts" in the marginal note
the word "Ordinances" shall be
substituted.

8 For the words "Colonial Secretary" the
word "Administrator" shall be substi-
tuted, and for the word "Acts" where
this word appears in this section and in
the marginal note the word "Ordi-
nances," shall in each case be substituted.
For the words "General Legislature" the
words "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.


(5)












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


102 Acts and Ordi-
nances Act
(Contd.)

























104 Marriage of British
Subjects (Facilities)
Act









108 Married Women's
Property Act


110 Lepers Act


a
ti

n
C


9 For section 9 the following section shall be
substituted:-
Binding 9. At the close of each year, it shall
nd dis- be the duty of the Administrator to cause
ribution volumes to be well and substantially
If Ordi- bound, containing true copies of every
lances. Ordinance passed in such year by the
Legislative Council, and to cause one
such volume certified by him to contain
correct copies of the said Ordinances, to
be forthwith forwarded to and lodged
in the office of the Registrar of the
Supreme Court to be recorded and
enrolled therein. The Administrator shall
also furnish one such volume to the Judge
of the Supreme Court for the Antigua
Circuit and to the Attorney General, to
be kept in the Court of such Judge,
and for the use of the Attorney General
respectively; and shall in addition
cause a sufficient number of such
volumes to be bound to provide for the
sale thereof to members of the public."
2(1) The w o r d s "a Presidency of" shall
be deleted.
For the words "that Presidency" at the end
of the subsection the words "the Colony"
shall be substituted.
2(2) The words "a Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
For the words "that Presidency" wherever
these words appear the words "the
Colony" shall in each case be substituted.
2 The words "any Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
For the words "any Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
8 The words "any Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
9 For the words "any Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
10 The words "any Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
12 The words "any Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
20 The words "any Presidency of" shall be
deleted.

2 The definition of the expression "Crown
Law Officer" shall be deleted.













Cap. Short title Section Amendment


110 Lepers Act
(Contd.)

























Ill Lunatics Act


4 For the words "in the Presidency of
Antigua" the words "in the island of
Antigua" shall be substituted.
The words "and at Sandy Point in the
Presidency of Saint Christopher and
Nevis" shall be deleted.
For the words "leper homes" wherever
these words appear the words "a leper
home" shall be substituted.
5 The words "of the Presidency in which the
leper home is established" at the end of
the section shall be deleted.
13 For the words "Crown law officer" the
words "Attorney General" shall be
substituted.
18 For the words "Presidency in which the
port where he desires to land is situate"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.
27 For the words "Crown law officer" the
words "Attorney General" shall be
substituted.
27 The words "from any Presidency, in which
he has been declared to be a lunatic,"
and the words "any other Presidency
within" shall be deleted.
28 The whole section shall be deleted.
30 The words "from any Presidency" shall be
deleted.
For the words "Presidency to which such
person belongs" the word. "Colony" shall
be substituted.
The words "of such Presidency" shall be
deleted.
For the words "Presidency to which luna-
tic belongs" in the marginal note the
word "Colony" shall be substituted.


31 The whole section shall be deleted.
32 The whole section shall be deleted.
42 For the words "powers conferred upon the
Supreme Court by subsection (3) of sec-
tion 33 of the Supreme Court Act" the
words "same powers as the Supreme
Court" shall be substituted.
54 The word "General" wherever it appears
shall be deleted.
For the word "revokation" wherever it
appears the word "revocation" shall be
substituted.


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Section


Amendment











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


111 Lunatics Act 55 The words "in each Presidency" and the
(Conid.) words "within such Presidency" respec-
tively shall be deleted.

58 The words "of any Island Legislature"
shall be deleted.

Schedule For the words "Leeward Islands" wherever
they appear the word "Antigua" shall be
substituted.

116 Commissions of 2 The words "or of any local officer of any
Inquiry Act Presidency," shall be deleted.

5 For the words "Colonial Secretary" at the
end of the section the word "Governor"
shall be substituted.

10 For the words "a Circuit Court" the words
"the Supreme Court" shall be substituted.

14 For the words "the Chief Inspector" the
words "the Superintendent" shall be
substituted.

15 For the words "Presidency in which, or in
respect of which, the inquiry is held"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.

118 Distressed Colonial 2 The definition of the expression "Treasurer"
Seamen Act shall be deleted.

3 For the words "by the Treasurer of the
Presidency to which such ship shall
belong" the words "out of the public
moneys of the Colony" shall be
substituted.

4 The words "by the Treasurer" shall be
deleted.
For the words "Presidency to which the
colonial ship belonged, on board of which
such seaman or apprentice last served"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.

5 For the words "Presidency to which the
colonial ship belonged on board of which
such seaman or apprentice last served"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.

7 The words "the Presidency of" and the
words "to which the colonial ship where-
on such colonial seaman or apprentice
was last employed belonged" shall be
deleted.












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118 Distressed Colonial
Seamen Act
(Contd.)








121 Public Notices Act


122 Silver Dollars
Act
123 Post Office Act


8 For the words "Treasurer of the Presidency
to which the colonial ship belonged, on
which such distressed seaman or appren-
tice last served," the words "Chief
Accountant" shall be substituted.
For the words "said Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
For the word "Treasurer" the words "Chief
Accountant" shall be substituted.

2 The words "any Presidency of" shall be
deleted.

3 For the words "Act past before" the words
"Act or Ordinance passed before or
after" shall be substituted.
For the words "such Act" the words "such
Act or Ordinance" shall be substituted.

4 The words "may apply to any one or more
Presidencies and" shall be deleted.
The words "(if any)" shall be inserted
between the words "newspaper" and
"as".

2 The words "any Presidency or part of"
shall be deleted.

2 The words "a Presidency of" and the words
"same Presidency or" in the definition of
the expression "Inland postal packets"
shall be deleted.
4 For the words "several Presidencies wherein
such offices are situate" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
5 The whole section shall be deleted.

6 The words "each Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
For the words "such Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall be substituted.
7 The words "of the several Presidencies"
and the words "in the several Presiden-
cies" shall be deleted.
10(1) The words "each of the Presidencies com-
prised in", the words "and of each and
every the other Presidencies of the
Colony," and the words ", on behalf
of each Presidency," shall be deleted.
10(2) The words "of the several Presidencies"
and the words "any local Act or Ordi-
nance to the contrary notwithstanding,"
shall be deleted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


123 Post Office Act 11 For section 11 the following section shall be
(Contd.) substituted:-
"Appoint- 11. It shall be lawful for the
ment of Governor on behalf of Her Majesty to
postmas- appoint a postmaster for the Colony at
ter. such salary as may be approved by the
Secretary of State."
12 For the words "several postmasters" the
word "postmaster" shall be substituted.
14 The words "any of the Islands of" shall be
deleted.
15(1) The words "each of the several Islands of"
shall be deleted.
18(1) The words "the several Presidencies of"
shall be deleted.
18(2) The words "any Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
18(4) For the words "Presidency where the same
shall happen" the word "Colony" shall
be substituted.
24 The words "from parts beyond the limits
of any island of the Colony" and the
words in any such island" shall be
deleted.
29 The word "General" appearing before the
word "Legislative" in this section and in
the marginal note shall in each case be
deleted.
The words "of the Colony" shall be deleted.
124 Telephones Act 3 For the words "of the Leeward Islands
Acts" the words "any Act or Ordinance"
shall be substituted.
135 Stamp Act 2 The whole section shall be deleted.
3 For the words "of the Leeward Islands"
in the definition of the expression
"Postage rates" the words "or Ordi-
nance" shall be substituted.
For the words "of the Leeward Islands" in
the definition of the expression "Stamp
duties" the words "or Ordinance" shall
be substituted.
The definition of the expression "Treasurer"
shall be deleted.
4 The proviso shall be amended by the deletion
of the words "in each or any Presi-
dency", and of the words ", and
notwithstanding" and all the words
following thereafter down to the end of
the proviso.












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135 Stamp Act 5 The words "Orders or rules may be made
(Contd.) to extend to the whole Colony or to one
or more Presidencies thereof, and all"
shall be deleted.

6 For the words "several Treasuries and Post
offices of the respective Presidencies" the
words "Treasury or Post Office" shall be
substituted.

9(1) After the words "other Act" the words
"or Ordinance" shall be added.

17 For the words "Treasurer of any Presi-
dency" the words "Chief Accountant"
shall be substituted.
For the word "Treasurer" the words
"Chief Accountant" shall be substituted.

19 For the words "any Treasurer is applied
to to" the words "an application is made
to the Chief Accountant to" shall be
substituted.
After the word "and" the word "he" shall
be added.
For the words "the Treasurer" the words
"the Chief Accountant" s h a be
substituted.

20(1) The words "any part of" shall be deleted.

20(2) For the words "Treasurer of the Presidency
in which the Court is held" the words
"Chief Accountant" shall be substituted.
For the word "Treasurer" wherever it
appears the words "Chief Accountant"
shall in each case be substituted.

20(3) For the word "Treasurer" the words
"Chief Accountant" shall be substituted.

22(1) For the words "Treasurer of any Presi-
dency" the words "Chief Accountant"
shall be substituted.

22(2) For the word "Treasurer" wherever it
and (3) appears in these subsections the words
"Chief Accountant" shall in each case be
substituted.

22(5) For the words "any Treasurer" in para-
graph (a) the words "the Chief
Accountant" shall be substituted, and
for the words "the assessment of that
Treasurer" the words "such assessment"
shall be substituted.













Cap. Short title Section Amendment


135 Stamp Act
(Contd.)


22(6) For the words "Treasurer of any Presi-
dency" the words "Chief Accountant"
shall be substituted.
In the marginal note for the words "Any
Treasurer" there shall be substituted the
words "Chief Accountant".
23(1) For the words "any Treasurer" the words
"the Chief Accountant" s h a 1 be
substituted.
23(2) For the words "Circuit in which the place
is situate at which such assessment was
made," the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
The words "in the same or any other
Presidency" at the end of the subsection
shall be deleted.
23(2) For the word "Treasurer" wherever it
(3) appears in subsections (2), (3), (4) and
(4) (5) the words "Chief Accountant" shall
(5) in each case be substituted.


24 For the word "Treasurer" wherever it
appears in the section and in the marginal
note the words "Chief Accountant" shall
in each case be substituted.
25(1) For the words "any Treasurer" the words
"the Chief Accountant" s h a 1 be
substituted.

26 The words "any Presidency of" shall be
deleted.

30(1) The words "of the Presidency of the
Colony" and all the words following
thereafter down to and including the
word "executed" at the end of the sub-
section shall be deleted.
30(2) The whole subsection shall be deleted.
31 For the words "Treasurer of the Presi-
dency in which they are issued" the
words "Chief Accountant" shall be
substituted.
For the word "Treasurer" the words
"Chief Accountant" shall be substituted.
32(1) The; words "or either of the Crown
Attorneys" wherever these words appear
shall in each case be deleted.
32(2) For the words "any Treasurer" the words
"the Chief Accountant" s h a be
substituted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


135 Stamp Act
(Contd.)


33(1) For the words "any Treasurer" the words
"the Chief Accountant" shall be
substituted.
34(2) The words "of any Presidency" shall be
deleted.
For the word "Treasurer" wherever it
appears the words "Chief Accountant"
shall in each case be substituted.
36 The whole section shall be deleted.
42 The whole section shall be deleted.
48 The words "or any part thereof" shall be
deleted.
For the words "any Treasurer" wherever
these words appear the words "the
Chief Accountant" shall in each case be
substituted.
51 For the words "Treasurer of the Presidency
in which it is executed" the words "Chief
Accountant" shall be substituted.
53(3) For the word "Treasurer" the words "Chief
Accountant" shall be substituted.
72 For the word "Treasurer" wherever this
word appears in the section and in the
marginal note the w o r d s "Chief
Accountant" shall in each case be
substituted.


73 For the word "Treasurer" wherever it
to appears in section 73 and section 74 the
74 words "Chief Accountant" shall in each
case be substituted.
75 For the word "Treasurer" the words
"Chief Accountant" shall be substituted.
The words ", or the Officer Administering
the Government of the Presidency," shall
be deleted.
76 For the word "Treasurer" the words "Chief
Accountant" shall be substituted.
77 For the word "Treasurer" wherever it
appears in the section and in the marginal
note the words "Chief Accountant" shall
in each case be substituted.
For the words "by the same Judges, and
subject to the same conditions, as rules of
Court under the provisions of the Supreme
Court Act" the words "in the same
manner as rules of the Supreme Court
may be made" shall be substituted.
79 The words "of the Presidency wherein such
estate is situate" shall be deleted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


135


Stamp Act
(Contd.)


137 Bills of Exchange Ac


139 Bills of Sale Act


82 After the words "Crown Suits Act" the
words "or any Ordinance amending,
repealing or substituted for the same"
shall be added.
Schedule For the word "Treasurer" the words "Chief
Accountant" shall be substituted.
In paragraph (b) of the expression "Affi-
davit or Statutory Declaration" for the
words "Treasurer of any Presidency"
the words "Chief Accountant" shall be
substituted, and for the words "such
Treasurer" the word "him" shall be
substituted.
The words "or of the Presidency" in the
expression "Attestation of Signature"
shall be deleted.
The expression "Bank Notes" and all the
words relating thereto shall be deleted.
The words "or any Presidency thereof" and
the words "in any such Presidency" in
the expression "Exemplification" shall in
each case be deleted.
For the words "any Presidency" in para-
graph (c) of the expression "Warrant of
Attorney of any other kind" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
The words ", or of any Presidency thereof,"
in paragraph (d) of the said expression
shall be deleted.
t 14 In subparagraph (ii) of paragraph (a) for
the words "bank holiday" the words
"public holiday" shall be substituted, and
for the words "Bank Holidays Act" the
words "Public Holidays Act" shall be
substituted.
92 The following paragraph shall be substituted
for paragraph (b)-
"(b) A public holiday under the
Public Holidays Act."
96(3) The words "or in any Presidency of the
Colony" in paragraph (a) shall be
deleted.
Schedule For the words "LEEWARD ISLANDS"
the word "ANTIGUA" s h a 11 be
substituted.
The words "in the Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
11 The words "for each Circuit" shall be
deleted.


--I ----`1"1--~~~--------'













Cap Shor tilecinAmnmn


139 Bills of Sale Act
(Contd.)






140 Companies Act










































141 Copyright Act


18 For the words "by the like Judges, in the
like manner, and subject to the like con-
ditions as rules under and for the purposes
of the Supreme Court Act" the words
"in like manner as rules of the Supreme
Court may be made and altered" shall
be substituted.
2 For the definition of the expression "Act
of the Colonial Legislature" the following
definition shall be substituted :-
"Act of the Colonial Legislature"
shall be taken to mean any Act
or Ordinance in force in the
Colony.
40 The words "of the Presidency of Antigua"
shall be deleted.
55 For the words "Presidency in which the
registered office of the Company is
situated" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
104 The words "of the Presidency wherein the
order shall be made" shall be deleted.
205 For section 205 the following section shall
be substituted :-
"205. Rules for the purposes of this
Act may from time to time be made in
like manner as Rules of the Supreme
Court may be made, and, subject to any
such rules, the Rules of the Supreme
Court for the time being in force shall
apply to and govern the practice and
procedure in the winding up of companies
by the Court."
First For the words "the Leeward Islands"
Schedule wherever these words appear in regula-
tion 51 of Table A the word "Antigua"
shall be substituted.
Second For the words "the Leeward Islands" in
Schedule Article 24 of the Articles of Association
in Form B the word "Antigua" shall be
substituted.
Schedule For the words "Federal Treasurer" the
words "Collector of Customs" shall be
substituted.
After the word "under" the words "the
Trade and Revenue Ordinance, 1900"
shall be inserted.
The whole of paragraphs (a), (b), (d) and
(e) shall be deleted.


Cap. Short title


Section


Amendment












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


141 Copyright Act
(Contd.)






























144 Merchandise Marks
Act







145 Notaries Public Act






147 Patents Act


Schedule The words "according to the Presidency
into which the copies are imported," shall
be deleted.
For the words "such Ordinance or Act"
the words "the said Ordinance" shall be
substituted.
The words "The Federal Treasurer shall
communicate any notice given to him
under this subsection to the Treasurer of
each of the Presidencies" shall be deleted.
For the words "any of the local Acts or
Ordinances mentioned in the preceding
sub-section" in subsection (2) the words
"the aforesaid Trade and Revenue
Ordinance, 1900" shall be substituted.
For the words "Treasurer of the Presidency
into which such copies may be imported"
the words "Collector of Customs" shall
be substituted.
For the words "Treasurer of the Presi-
dency" in subsection (5) the words
"Collector of Customs" sha 1l be
substituted.
For the words "Federal Treasurer" wher-
ever these words appear in subsection (6)
the words "Collector of Customs" shall
in each case be substituted.
14(1) The words "and any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.
14(8) The words "in each of the Presidencies"
shall be deleted.
For the words "in that Presidency" the
words "in the Colony" shall be
substituted.
2(3) The words "of the Presidency in which he
resides at the time of such appointment"
shall be deleted.
4 The word "Chief" shall be deleted.
5 The words "of the Colony" shall be deleted.
2 The word "Chief" in the definition of the
expression "Registrar" shall be deleted.
4(2) The words "in the Presidency of Antigua"
shall be deleted.
6(2) For the words "the Attorney General" the
words "a Judge in Chambers" shall be
substituted.
6(3) For the words "Attorney General" the word
"Judge" shall be substituted.


Cap. Short title


Section


Amendment











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


147 Patents Act 8(2) For the words "the Attorney General" the
(Contd.) words "a Judge in Chambers" shall be
substituted.
8(3) For the words "Attorney General" the
word "Judge" shall be substituted.
8(5) For the words "the Attorney General" the
words "a Judge in Chambers" shall be
substituted.
9 For the words "at any time between the
hours of 10 a.m., and 4 p.m. on all work-
ing days, except Saturdays when the
hours shall be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m."
the words "during office hours." shall be
substituted.
10(3) For the words "the Attorney General" the
words "a Judge in Chambers" shall be
substituted.
10(4), For the words "Attorney General" wherever
(5), these words appear in the said subsections
(6) the word "Judge" shall be substituted.
12(2) For the words "the Attorney General"
wherever these words appear in para-
graph (a) the words "a Judge in
Chambers" shall in each case be
substituted.
20(3) For the words "the Attorney General" the
words "a Judge in Chambers" shall be
substituted.
20(4) For the words "Attorney General" the
word "Judge" shall be substituted.
20(6) For the words "the Attorney General" the
words "a Judge in Chambers" shall be
substituted.
20(7) For the words "Attorney General" the
word "Judge" shall be substituted.
39 For the words "Presidency or island" the
word "part" shall be substituted.
41 For the words "the Registrar or the
Attorney General, they or either of them"
the words "a Judge or the Registrar, the
Registrar" shall be substituted.
42 For the words "The Attorney General may"
the words "A Judge may" shall be
substituted.
For the words "Attorney General" wherever
these words appear in the other parts of
the section the word "Judge" shall in
each case be substituted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


147 Patents Act 42 For the words "Attorney General" in the
(Contd.) marginal note the word "Judge" shall be
substituted.
45(1) For the words "Colonial Secretary" wher-
ever these words appear the word
"Governor" shall in each case be
substituted.
45(2) For the words "Colonial Secretary" and the
words "Colonial Secretary for the time
being" the word "Governor" shall
respectively be substituted.
45(3), (4), For the words "Colonial Secretary" wher-
(5), (6), ever these words appear in the said sub-
(7), (8), sections, the word "Governor" shall in
(9) & (11) each case be substituted.
45(5) The words ", or of the Attorney General"
shall be deleted.
45(12) For the words "Colonial Secretary" the
word "Governor" shall be substituted.
The words ", with the sanction of the
Governor," shall be deleted.
First The words "in the Presidency of Antigua"
Schedule in the Note to Form A shall be deleted.
For the words "His Excellency
(here insert the name of the Governor)
Governor and Commander in Chief in and
over the Colony of the Leeward Islands"
in the heading to Form D the words "His
Honour
Administrator of the Colony of Antigua"
shall be substituted.
For the words "the Leeward Islands" in the
second recital in Form D the word
"Antigua" shall be substituted.
For the words "Governor of the Colony"
the word "Administrator" shall be
substituted.
148 Registration of 2 For the words "Chief Registrar" in the
United Kingdom definition of the expression "Registrar"
Patents Act the words "Registrar of the Supreme
Court" shall be substituted.
149 Pawnbrokers Act 28 For the word "Bank" in paragraph (d) the
word "Public" shall be substituted.
29 The words "for the use of the Presidency
in which the prosecution takes place"
shall be deleted.
33 For the words "Treasurer of the Presidency
in which his shop is situate" the words
"Chief Accountant" shall be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


150 Trade Marks Act


2 The definition of the expression "Governor"
shall be deleted.
The word "Chief" in the definition of the
expression "Registrar" shall be deleted.
22 The words ", and such fees shall be levied
and paid rateably to the Treasuries of
the several Presidencies in the same pro-
portions as the several Presidencies con-
tribute to federal expenditure" shall be
deleted.


23(2)
23(3)
24(2)


151 Trustee Act




152 Trustee Relief
Act


153 Trustee and
Mortgagee Act



154 Weights and
Measures Act


The word "Chief" shall be deleted.
The word "Chief" shall be deleted.
For the words "General Legislature" wher-
ever these words appear the words "Legis-
lative Council" shall in each case be


substituted.
39 For the words "Bank Holidays Act" the
words "Public Holidays Act" shall be
substituted.
41 For the words "General Legislature" wher-
ever these words appear in sections (4)
and (5) the words "Legislative Council"
shall in each case be substituted.
Schedule For the words "St. John, Antigua" the
words "St. John's, Antigua" shall be
substituted.
5 For the words "the Act of the Leeward
Islands, and the Acts of any Presidency
thereof" the words "any Act or Ordi-
nance of the Colony" shall be substituted.
2 The word "Chief" shall be deleted.
For the words "one of the Registrars" the
words "the Registrar" shall be substituted.
14 The words "any Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
2 For the words "Leeward Islands" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
5 For the words "Leeward Islands" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
2 The definition of the expressions Treas-
urer" and "Treasury" shall be deleted.
4 For the word "Treasurer" wherever it
appears in the section and in the margi-
nal note the words "Collector of
Customs" shall be substituted.
5 For the word "Treasurer" the words
"Collector of Customs" sha ll be
substituted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


154 Weights and 7(2) The words ", with respect to any Presidency
Measures Act named, in such order," and the words
(Contd.) "in any Presidency named in such order"
shall be deleted.

8 For the words "Treasurer of the Presidency,
to which such order relates," the words
"Collector of Customs" sha 1l be
substituted.

13(1) The words "each and every of the Presi-
dencies of" shall be deleted.
For the word "Treasurer" the words
Collector of Customs" shall be substituted.

14 The words "of each Presidency" shall be
deleted.

15 The words "of each Presidency", the words
"in the Presidency to which they relate",
and the words "of that Presidency" shall
be deleted.
For the words "in use in the Presidency"
the words "in use in the Colony" shall
be substituted.
For the words "appointed for the Presi-
dency" the words "appointed for the
Colony" shall be substituted.

16 The words "of each Presidency" shall be
deleted.

18 The words "or the Administrator or Com-
missioner of any Presidency," shall be
deleted.

19 For the word "non-nommissioned" the
w o r d "non-commissioned" shall be
substituted.

155 Receivers of 28 The words "of the Presidency wherein such
Wreck Act wreck was found" shall be deleted.












No. and
Year Short title


8/1928 Friendly Societies
Act, 1928


9/1929 Legitimacy Act,
1929


10/1929 Emigrants Protec-
tion Act, 1929


2 For the definition of the expression
"Savings Bank" the following definition
shall be substituted :-
"Savings Bank" means the Savings
Bank established under the Savings
Bank Ordinance, 1937 (No. 3/
1937).

3(2) For the words "Chief Registrar" the words
"Registrar of the Supreme Court" shall
be substituted.

93(1) For the words "General Legislature" the
words "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.

8 For the words "Federal or Local Act" the
words "Act or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.

After the words "Escheat Act, 1880" the
words "or any Act amending, repealing
or substituted for the same" shall be
added.

Schedule The words "of any Presidency" and the
words "in the Presidency" in para-
graph 1 shall be deleted.
The words "of the Presidency in which the
birth of such legitimate person is regis-
tered" in paragraph 2 shall be deleted.
The words "of any Presidency" and the
words "in the Presidency" in para-
graph 3 shall be deleted.
The words "of any Presidency" in para-
graph 5 shall be deleted.

2 For the word "Presidency" in the definition
of the expression "Senior police officer"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.

9(1) For the words "any Presidency" and the
words "the Presidency" the words "the
Colony" shall in each case be substituted.

9(2) For the words "any Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.


9(3) The words "of the Presidency" wherever
these words appear shall in each case be
deleted.

11 The words "of the Presidency" shall be
deleted.


PART II


Section


Amendment












No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment



10/1929 Emigrants Protec- 13 The words "of the Presidency" where these
tion Act, 1929 words appear after the words "Treasury"
(Contd.) and "Governor in Council" respectively
shall be deleted.
For the words "cost of the Presidency" the
words "cost of the Colony" shall be
substituted.
14 The words "of the Presidency" wherever
these words appear shall in each case be
deleted.
15 For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
16 For the word "Treasurer" the words
"Chief Accountant" shall be substituted.
The words "of the Presidency" wherever
these words appear shall in each case be
deleted.
17(1) The words "or any Presidency thereof" in
paragraph (b) shall be deleted.
In paragraph (c) for the word "Presidency"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted
and for the words "any Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall be substituted.
17(2) The words "of the Presidency" shall be
deleted.
18(1) For the word "Treasurer" wherever it
appears the words "Chief Accountant"
shall in each case be substituted.
For the words "the Presidency" wherever
these words appear the words "the
"Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "or any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.
18(2) For the word "Treasurer" wherever it
appears the words "Chief Accountant"
shall be substituted.
For the words "Presidency in which he was
recruited" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
The words "or any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.
19 For the words "any Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
24 The words "Governor or by" and the words
"or Commissioner" shall be deleted.
First For the words "the Leeward Islands" in
Schedule Form II the word "Antigua" shall be
substituted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


10/1929 Emigrants Protec-
tion Act, 1929
(Contd.)






12/1929 Overseas Nurses'
Pensions Act,
1927,
Amendment Act,
1929.
4/1930 Summary Jurisdic-
tion Act, Amend-
ment Act, 1930.




11/1930 Stamp Act Amend-
ment Act, 1930




6/1931 Emigrants Protec-
tion Act, 1929,
Amendment Act,
1931
2/1932 Companies (Amend-
ment) Act, 1932




5/1932 Unrepresented
Estates (Amend-
ment) Act, 1932
9/1932 Registration and
Records (Amend-
ment) Act, 1932
11/1932 Courts of Justice
Fees (Amend-
ment) Act, 1932
13/1932 Receivers of Wreck
(Amendment) Act,
1932


First For the words "Leeward Islands" in
Schedule Form III the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
For the word "Presidency" in Form III
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.
For the word "Presidency" in the Note to
Form III the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
2 The words "or of any Presidency thereof"
and the words "or any Presidency
there of" shall be deleted.



2 The words "at the following times, that is
to say" and all the words following
thereafter down to and including the
word "issues" shall be deleted.
The whole of paragraph (b) shall be
deleted.
2 The words and figures "(1) Section 78 is
hereby repealed" and all the words
following thereafter down to and includ-
ing the words "or held" in subsection (2)
shall be deleted.
2 The words "of the Presidency" shall be
deleted.



2(2) The word "Chief" shall be deleted.


2(5) The words "of Antigua to the account of
the General Government" shall be
deleted.
2 For the words "Presidency concerned" the
word "Colony" shall be substituted.


2 The words "or otherwise contrary to the
provisions of section 30 of the Supreme
Court Act," shall be deleted.
For the words "Treasurers of the
respective Presidencies" the words "Chief
Accountant" shall be substituted.
2 For the words "Treasurer of each
Presidency", and the words "Treasurer,
-in such of the islands of the Colony as
he shall deem fit" the words "Chief
Accountant" shall in each case be sub-
stituted.
The words "in such island" shall be deleted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


18 /1932 Distressed Colonial
Seamen (Amend-
ment) Act, 1932






20/1932 Foreign Merchant
Shipping (Agree-
ments) Act, 1932


21/1932 Title by Regis-
tration (Amend-
ment) Act, 1932
25/1932 Summary Jurisdic-
tion (Amendment)
Act, 1932
26/1932 Magistrate's Code of
Procedure (Amend-
ment) Act, 1932


2/1934 Arbitration
(Foreign Awards)
(Amendment) Act,
1934



10/1935 Protection of
Animals Act
8/1936 Pilgrim Holiness
Church Act,
1936


2 The words "a Presidency or" and the words
", as the case may be," shall be deleted.
For the words "such Presidency or Colony
as aforesaid" the words "the aforesaid
Government" shall be substituted.
The words "Colonial Secretary," and the
w o r d s "or Commissioner" shall be
deleted.
2 The whole of the definition of the expression
"Said Presidency" shall be deleted.


5 The words "the said Presidency, or" shall
be deleted.
7 The words "in the said Presidency, or
should special circumstances necessitate
such a course," shall be deleted.
9 For the words "said Presidency or the
Colony as the circumstances of each case
shall necessitate" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.
10 The words "Colonial Secretary," and the
words "or Commissioner" shall be deleted.
4 The words "or otherwise contrary to the
provisions of section 30 of the Supreme
Court Act," shall be deleted.
2 The whole section shall be deleted.



8 Paragraph (a) shall be deleted.



10 Paragraph (b) shall be deleted.
5 For the words "The Leeward Islands" the
words "the Colony of Antigua" shall be
substituted.
The words "under section 37 of the
Supreme Court Act (Cap. 22)" shall be
deleted.
7(1) The word "Commissioner" shall be deleted.

Preamble The last Recital shall be deleted.


3
10(1)


The whole section shall be deleted.
The words "of each Circuit of the Colony
in which the property affected is situate"
shall be deleted.


Schedule The whole Schedule shall be deleted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


11/1937 Workmen's Compen-
sation Act, 1937





























14/1937 The Criminal
Procedure Act, 1937
16/1937 Police Officers
(Change of
Titles) Act, 1937

23/1937 Dangerous
Drugs Act, 1937


2(1) In t h e definition of the expression
"Employer" the words "or of any Presi-
dency thereof" shall be deleted.
In the definition of the expression "Regis-
trar" the words "in the Presidency
wherein any matter under this Act
arises" shall be deleted.
10(1) For the words "Presidency wherein the
accident occurred," in proviso (a) and
proviso (b) the word "Colony" shall in
each case be substituted.
17 The words "or of any Presidency thereof"
wherever these words appear shall be
deleted.
20(1) For the words "any Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
20(2) For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
21(1) For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
31(4) For the words "Full Court" wherever these
words appear the words "Court of Appeal
for the Windward Islands and Leeward
Islands" shall in each case be substituted.
2 The whole section shall be deleted.

2 The words "of the Colony" shall be deleted.
For the words "Federal Act" the words
"Act or Ordinance" shall be substituted.
2 The following definition shall be substituted
for the definition of "Prescribed Port"
in paragraph (v)-
"Prescribed Fort" means the Port of
St. John's in the Colony.
The whole of paragraph (y) shall be deleted.
16(4) For the word "Treasurer" wherever the
word appears the words "Collector of
Customs" shall in each case be substituted.
18(2), For the word "Treasurer" wherever the
(3) word appears in subsections (2), (3) and
and (4) the words "Collector of Customs"
(4) shall in each case be substituted.
19(1) (b) For the word "Treasurer" wherever the
and (2) word appears in paragraph (b) of sub-
section (1) and in subsection (2) the
words "Collector of Customs" shall in
each case be substituted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


23/1937 Dangerous Drugs
Act, 1937
(Contd.)








































27/1937 Lepers (Amend-
ment) Act, 1937


31/1937 Medical Act, 1937


20 For the word "Treasurer" the word
"Collector of Customs" sha 1l be
substituted.
22 The whole section shall be deleted.
23 The whole section shall be deleted.

First For the words "the Leeward Islands"
Schedule wherever they appear in the headings to
Forms the word "Antigua" shall in each
case be substituted.
The words "Presidency of
wherever they appear in the headings to
Forms shall be deleted.
For the words "Presidency of" in para-
graph 3 of the General Conditions" in
Form B, the word "Colony" shall be
substituted, and for the words "said
Presidency" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
For the words "Presidency of" in para-
graph 3 of Form 3 the word "Colony"
shall be substituted, and for the words
"Leeward Islands" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.
For the words "Presidency of" in the
Licence for removal of dangerous drugs
in Form D the word "Colony" shall be
substituted and for the word "Treasurer"
in paragraph (3) of the conditions in the
said form the words "Collector of
Customs" shall be substituted.
For the words "Presidency of" wherever
these words appear in the Diversion
Certificate in Form E the word "Colony"
shall in each case be substituted.
2 For the words "any Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
6 For the word "Presidency" at the end of
section 23 the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.

3 For the words "any portion of the Colony"
the words "the Colony or any portion
thereof" shall be substituted.
12(1) The words "specifying the medical registra-
tion district in which he desires to
practise," shall be deleted.
27 The words "Federal and Presidential" shall
be deleted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


31 / 1937 Medical Act, Schedule A For the words "Leeward Islands" wherever
1937 (Contd.) they appear the word "Antigua" shall in
each case be substituted.
Schedule B For the words "Leeward Islands" the word
"Antigua" shall be substituted.
32/1937 Stamp (Amend- 2 For the words "any Presidency" the words
ment) Act, 1937 "the Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "of that Presidency" shall be
deleted.
For the words "such Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "save and except" and all the
words following thereafter down to and
including the word "Colony" shall be
deleted.
For the words "each Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
5/1938 Employment of 2 The definition of the expression "Governor
Women, Young in Council" shall be deleted.
Persons and
Children Act,
1938
3 The words "with respect to any Presi-
dency," shall be deleted.
11/1938 Sedition and 2 The definition of the expression "Colony"
Undesirable Publi- shall be deleted.
cations Act, 1938
12/1938 Agricultural Small 2 The words "in the Circuit in which the
Holdings Act, small holding to which a contract of
1938 tenancy relates is situate" in the defini-
tion of the expression "Registrar" shall
be deleted.
26 The words "or any Presidency" at the end
of the section shall be deleted.
Schedule A For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
Schedule C For the word "Presidency" wherever this
word appears in both Forms in this
Schedule the word "Colony" shall in each
case be substituted.


11/1939 Statute Law
Revision Act,
1939


Schedule The figure and words "1. Bankruptcy Act"
in the first column and all the words
opposite the said figure and words in the
second column shall be deleted.
The figures and words "54. The Gazette
(Evidence) Act" in the first column and
all the words opposite the said figures
and words in the second column shall be
deleted.












No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


11/1939 Statute Law
Revision Act,
1939 (Contd.)










































15/1939 Land Settlement
Act, 1939


Schedule The figures and words "56. The Jury Act"
in the first column and all the words
opposite the said figures and words in
the second column shall be deleted.
The figures and words "61. The Magistrate's
Code of Procedure Act" in the first
column and all the words opposite the
said figures and words .in the second
column shall be deleted.
The figures and words "107. The Marriage
Ordinances Legalization Act" in the first
column and all the words opposite the
said figures and words in the second
column shall be deleted.
The figures and words "123. The Post
Office Act" in the first column and all
the words opposite the said figures and
words in the second column shall be
deleted.
The' figures and words "125. The West
India and Panama Telegraph Company,
Limited, Act, 1872" in the first column
and all the words opposite the said
figures and words in the second column
shall be deleted.
The figures and words "135. The Stamp
Act" in the first column and all the
words opposite the said figures and words
in the second column shall be deleted.
The figures and words "141. The Copyright
Act" in the first column and all the
words opposite the said figures and words
in the second column shall be deleted.
The figures and words "8/1928. The
Friendly Societies Act 1928" in the first
column and all the words opposite the
said figures and words in the second
column shall be deleted.
2 The definition of the expression "Governor
in Council" shall be deleted.
3 For the words "any Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
5 For the word "Presidency" wherever this
word appears in subsections (1), (2) and
(3) the word "Colony" shall in each case
be substituted.
6 The words "(except in the Virgin Islands)"
and the words "of the Presidency in
which they are made" shall be deleted.
7 The whole section shall he deleted.












No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


16/1939 Trade Unions
Act, 1939




















17/1939 Trade Disputes
(Arbitration and
Inquiry) Act,
1939



20/1939 Supreme Court
Act, 1939


2 The words "of the Presidency wherein a
trade union is established" in the defini-
tion of "Registrar" shall be deleted.
15(2) The words "or of any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.
21 The words "of the Presidency wherein a
trade union is established" and the words
"with regard to that Presidency" shall
be deleted.
32 The words "of the Presidency wherein a
trade union is established" shall be
deleted.
34(3) The words "of any Presidency" wherever
these words appear in paragraphs (a) and
(c) shall in each case be deleted.
37 The words "of the Presidency wherein such
trade is established" shall be deleted.
13 The words "of a Presidency" and the
words "in that Presidency" shall be
deleted.

15 The words "of the Presidency concerned"
shall be deleted.
3 For the words "Federal Acts" the words
"laws of the Colony" shall be substituted.
For the words "said laws" the words "said
Imperial laws" shall be substituted.
4(1) For the words "in any Presidency" the
words "in the Colony" shall be sub-
stituted.
For the words "from the Presidency" the
words "from the Colony" shall be sub-
stituted.
4(3) For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
For the words "Federal or local Act" in
paragraph (c) the words "Act or Ordi-
nance" shall be substituted.
For the words "Federal or local Act" in
paragraph (d) the words "Act or Ordi-
nance" shall be substituted.
5(2) The whole of this subsection shall be
deleted.
5(3) The words "for each Circuit" and the
words "of that Circuit" shall be deleted.
5(4) The words "for each Circuit" and the
words "of that Circuit" shall be deleted.
6 For the word "Every" the word "The"
shall be substituted.


(8)












No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


20/1939 Supreme Court
Act, 1939
(Contd.)









































4/1941 Recruiting of
Workers Act,
1941


13/1941 Registration and
Records (Amend-
ment) Act, 1941


7(1) The words "The Registrar for the Saint
Christopher Circuit" and all the words
following thereafter down to and includ-
ing the words "for the Montserrat Circuit
shall be the Taxing Master thereof;"
shall be deleted.
For the words "and such Taxing Masters"
the word "He" shall be substituted.
The proviso to this subsection shall be
deleted.
8 For the expression "a Registrar" wherever
this expression appears the words "the
Registrar" shall in each case be sub-
stituted.
10(1) The words "in each Circuit" shall be
deleted.
Between the word "bailiff" and the word
", provided" the words "for the Court"
shall be inserted.
The words "in any Circuit" shall be deleted.
10(2) The words "of the Presidency in which the
bailiff serves" shall be deleted.
10(3) The words "for the Circuit in which he
serves" shall be deleted.
13(2) For the words "Crown Attorney" the words
"Legal Assistant" shall be substituted.
14(2) The words "of the Presidency where such
application is made," in paragraph (a)
shall be deleted.
17(2) After the word 'Act" the words "or Ordi-
nance" shall be added.
33 The words "of the Presidency within the
limits" and all the words following there-
after to the end of the section shall be
deleted.

2(2) For the words "a Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.


4 For the expression "a Presidency" wher-
ever this expression appears in paragraph
(b) the words "the Colony" shall in each
case be substituted.

2 The words "of the Circuit" in the definition
of the expression "Registrar" shall be
deleted.
3 The whole section shall be deleted.
4 The whole section shall be deleted.


n











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


13/1941 Registration and
Records (Amend-
ment) Act, 1941
(Contd.)








7/1942 Magistrate's Code
of Procedure
(Amendment) Act,
1942

5/1943 Summary Jurisdiction
(Amendment) Act,
1943













6/1943 Leeward Islands
Battalion Act,
1943





2/1944 Lepers (Amend-
ment) Act, 1944
5/1944 Labour (Minimum
Wage) Act, 1944


5 The words "in each of the Circuits" and
all the words following thereafter down
to and including the words "of District
K" shall be deleted.
The words "of Deeds of the Anguilla
Circuit", the words "each of them", and
the words "in such Circuit" shall be
deleted.
For the word "Registrars" in the marginal
note, the "Registrar" shall be substituted.
2 The words "of the Colony" and the words
"of any Presidency" wherever these
words appear in paragraphs (iii) and
(iv) shall be deleted.
2 The whole section shall be deleted.


3 The words "the following circuits as set
out hereunder :-" shall be deleted.
The numeral "(1)", the words "In the"
at the beginning of paragraph (i) and
the word "Circuit" in the said paragraph
shall be deleted. For the semi-colon at
the end of the said paragraph a colon be
substituted.
Paragraphs (ii) to (v) inclusive shall be
deleted.
8(1) The words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
be deleted.

13(1) The words and brackets "(subject to the
modifications hereinafter appearing)"
shall be deleted.
13(2) The whole of this subsection shall be deleted.
2 The whole section shall be deleted.


2 For the words "any Presidency or in any
part thereof" the words "the Colony"
shall be substituted.
The words "of the Presidency" shall be
deleted.
The words "of the Presidency" in
section 3 (1) shall be deleted.
For the words "Presidency to which it
relates" in section 3(4) the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "of the Presidency concerned"
in section 3(6) shall be deleted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


11/1944 Land Acquisition
Act, 1944














18/1944 Adoption of
Children Act,
1944


21/1944 Title by Registra-
tion (Amendment)
Act, 1944

24/1944 Larceny Act,
1944








25/1944 Quarantine Act,
1944


2 The definition of the expression "appro-
priate Presidency" shall be deleted.
3(1) The words "(if any) of the, appropriate
Presidency" shall be deleted.
18(2) The words "exercising jurisdiction within
the appropriate Presidency" shall be
deleted.
23(1) For the words "appropriate Presidency"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.
23(3) For the words "appropriate Presidency"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.
29 The words "of the appropriate Presidency"
shall be deleted.

12(1) The words "of every Presidency" shall be
deleted.

12(6) For the words "Every Registrar-General"
the words "The Registrar-General" shall
be substituted.
The words "each of the Presidencies of"
and the word "respective" shall be
deleted.

2 For the words "the Presidency wherein the
land is situate" the words "the Colony"
shall be substituted.

44(3) The whole of this subsection shall be
deleted.
48 For the words "other Act" the words
"other Act or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.
For the words "such other Act" the words
"such other Act or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.

3(3) The words "in each Presidency or island
of the Colony" shall be deleted.
4(1) The words "Whole or any part of the"
shall be deleted.
4(3) For the words "General Legislature"
wherever these words appear in this sub-
section the words "Legislative Council"
shall in each case be substituted.
4(4) For the words "General Legislature" the
words "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.
9(1) The words "in each Presidency of the
Colony" shall be deleted.
For the words "such Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


25/1944 Quarantine Act,
1944 (Contd.)


9(3) The words "in a Presidency" shall be
deleted.
For the words "such Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
First The words "a Presidency of" in regulation
Schedule 4 shall be deleted.
The words "of any Presidency" in para-
graph (1) of regulation 5 shall be deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in para-
graph (4) of regulation 5 shall be deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" and the
words "at such Presidency" in paragraph
(1) of regulation 7 shall be deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in para-
graph (2) of regulation 8 shall be deleted.
The words "of any Presidency" in para-
graph (1) of regulation 14 shall be
deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in subpara-
graph (d) of paragraph (1) of regulation
17 shall be deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in regula-
tion 18 shall be deleted.
The words "a Presidency of" in regula-
tion 19 shall be deleted.
The words "of the Presidency" in regula-
tion 20 shall be deleted.
The words "of a Presidency" in paragraph
(1) of regulation 21 shall be deleted.
The words "a Presidency of" in regulation
22 shall be deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in regula-
tion 23 shall be deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in regula-
tion 24 shall be deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in regula-
tion 26 shall be deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in para-
graph (1) of regulation 31 shall be
deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in regula-
tion 33 shall be deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in para-
graph (1) of regulation 38 shall be
deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in para-
graph (2) of regulation 38 shall be
deleted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


25/1944 Quarantine Act,
1944 (Conid.)




















4/1945 Intestates
Estates Act,
1945
7/1945 Immigration and
Passport Act,
1945
























11/1945 Criminal Procedure
(Amendment)
Act, 1945


First For the words "of the Presidency where
Schedule the same was forfeited" in paragraph (3)
of regulation 39 the words "of the
Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "a Presidency of" in paragraph
(b) of regulation 41 shall be deleted.
Schedule A The words "any Presidency of" appearing
u n d e r the caption "Declaration of
Health" shall be deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" appearing
under the caption "Instructions" in the
schedule to the Declaration of Health
shall be deleted.
Second The words "any Presidency of" wherever
Schedule these words appear in paragraph (1) of
each of the regulations 5, 6, 7 and 9 and
in regulations 10, 11 and 12 shall in each
case be deleted.
10(1) The words "or any part thereof" shall be
deleted.


2(1) For the words "the law of any Presidency"
in the definition of the expression "port
of entry" the words "regulations made
under section 32 of this Act" shall be
substituted.
3(1) The word "such" shall be inserted between
the words "appoint" and "immigration".
The words "such of the islands of" shall be
deleted.
5 Fori the words "Treasurer of the Presi-
dency" in paragraph (b) the words
"Chief Accountant" shall be substituted
and for the words "such Treasurer" at
the end of the said paragraph the words
"the Chief Accountant" s h a 1 be
substituted.
6 The words "or any Presidency thereof" in
paragraph (c) shall be deleted.
24(3) For the words "Presidency concerned" the
word "Colony" shall be substituted.
24(4) For the words "Presidency concerned" the
word "Colony" shall be substituted.
3 The following amendments shall be made
Part to Part III of the Principal Act as re-
(III) placed by this section:-
In section 12 the words "of the Circuit
in which such person has been so com-
mitted" shall be deleted.












No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment

11/1945 Criminal Procedure 3 For the words "proper law officer" at the
(Amendment) Part end of the said section the words
Act, 1945 (III) "Attorney General" shall be substituted.
(Contd.)
In section 13 and section 14 for the
words "proper law officer" wherever
these words appear the words "Attorney
General" shall in each case be sub-
stituted.
In subsection (1) of section 14B for the
words "proper law officer" the words
"Attorney General" shall be substituted.
For the word "and" between the figures
"13" and the figures "14" a comma
shall be substituted.
After the figures "14" the word and figures
"and 14A" shall be inserted. The words
or by the Attorney General under
section 14A," shall be deleted. The
words "proper law officer or the" shall
be deleted.
In subsection (2) of section 14B for the
words "proper law officer" the words
"Attorney General" shall be substituted.
The words "whenever the Attorney General
gives any directions under" shall be
deleted and in paragraph (a) of the said
subsection the words "of the Circuit"
shall be deleted.
In subsection (1) of section 14c for the
words "proper law officer" the words
"Attorney General" shall be substituted.
The words "of the Circuit" shall be
deleted.

3 The following amendments shall be made to
(Part Part IV of the Principal Act as replaced
IV) by this section:-
In section 16(1) the figure and
symbols "(1)" shall be deleted.
In section 17 the words "of the Circuit"
wherever these words appear shall be
deleted.
In subsection (1) of section 17A the words
"of the Circuit in which any sitting of
the Court is held" shall be deleted.

2/1946 Magistrate's Code 3 The whole section shall be deleted.
of Procedure
(Amendment) Act,
1946
3/1946 Unrepresented Estates 3 The words "of the Presidency" shall be
(Amendment) Act, deleted.
1946











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


4/1946 Registration of United 2 The words "in the various Circuits of the
Kingdom Trade Colony" in the definition of the expres-
Marks Act, 1946 sion "Court" shall be deleted.
For the words "Antigua Circuit" in the
definition of the expression "Registrar"
the word "Court" shall be substituted.
1/1947 Small Charges 2 For the words "any Presidency" the words
(Amendment) Act, "the Colony" shall be substituted.
1947
The words "of the Presidency" shall be
deleted.
1/ 1948 Matrimonial Causes 8(2) The words "and includes a Crown
Act, 1948 Attorney" shall be deleted.
5/1948 Juvenile Courts 2 The word "separate" and the word
Act, 1948 "several" in paragraph (a) shall be
deleted.
8/1948 Small Charges 3 The words ", or of the Administrator or of
(Amendment) Act, the Commissioner of any Presidency"
1948 shall be deleted.
9/1948 Diplomatic Privileges 3 For the words "General Legislature"
(Extension) Act, wherever these words appear, the words
1948 "Legislative Council" shall be sub-
stituted.
14/1948 Magistrate's Code of 2 The whole of this section shall be deleted.
Procedure (Amend-
ment) Act, 1948
9/1949 Guardianship of 9 The word "respective" shall be deleted.
Infants Act, 1949 For the words "Ordinances of the several
Presidencies" the word "Ordinance"
shall be substituted.
First The word "Presidency" wherever it
Schedule appears in the first column immediately
above the word "Montserrat" and the
words "Virgin Islands" shall be deleted.
The words "Montserrat", "St. Christopher
and Nevis" and "Virgin Islands"
wherever these words appear in the first
column, and all the words opposite there-
to in the second, third and fourth
columns shall be deleted.
For the word "Presidency" where it appears
in the first column immediately above
the word, "Antigua" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.
10/1949 Juvenile Act, 1949 2 The definition of the expression "social
welfare officer" shall be deleted.
7(2) For the words "same Presidency" the
word "Colony" shall be substituted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


11/1949 Coroner's Act, 1949 2 The definition of the expression "Attorney
General" shall be deleted.

48 For the words "Presidency in which the
post-mortem or anatomical examination
is performed" the word "Colony" shall
be substituted.

Schedule For the words "LEEWARD ISLANDS"
wherever these words appear in all the
Forms in the Schedule the words "Colony
of ANTIGUA" shall be substituted.
The words "Presidency of" wherever the
words appear in the caption of all Forms
shall be deleted.
In the Form bearing the caption "Warrant
to Summon Jury", the following amend-
ments shall be made-
For the words "said district" appear-
ing after the words "police officers of
the" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
In the Form bearing the caption "FORM
OF INQUISITION (WITH JURY)" the
following amendments shall be made-
For the word "Presidency" appearing
immediately before the words "duly
sworn" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
In the Form bearing the caption "Warrant
of Apprehension" the following amend-
ments shall be made-
For the words "Police officers of
District" the words "Police officers of
the Colony" shall be substituted, and
for the words "within the Presidency"
the words "within the Colony" shall
be substituted.
The words "in the Presidency aforesaid"
shall be deleted.
For the words "the said Presidency" the
words "the s a i d Colony" shall be
substituted.
In the Form bearing the caption "Warrant
of Commitment" the following amend-
ments shall be made-
For the words "for the Presidency
of" the words "for the said Colony of"
shall be substituted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


11/1949 Coroner's Act,
1949 (Contd.)


12/1949 Sale of Goods
Act, 1949



13/1949 Telecommunica-
tions Act, 1949



















17/1949 Trade Unions
(Amendment) Act,
1949

4/1950 Currency Act, 1950


Schedule


For the words "in the Presidency
aforesaid" the words "in the Colony
aforesaid" shall be substituted.
For the words "at district
in the said Presidency" the words "at
district in the said Colony"
shall be substituted.
In the Form bearing the caption "Order to
bring up prisoners for examination" the
following amendments shall be made-
For the words ", in this Presidency"
the words "in this Colony" shall be
substituted.
For the words "Presidency of" the
word "Colony" shall be substituted.


Schedule The figures and symbol "147/1753" in the
first column and all the words and figures
opposite thereto in the second and third
columns shall be deleted.

2(1) In the definition of the expression "tele-
communications officer" the words "in a
Presidency" shall be deleted.
3 The words "each Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
6(1) The words "For the purposes of this sub-
section "Governor-in-Council" means the
Governor with the advice of the Execu-
tive Council of a Presidency" shall be
deleted.
Schedule The words "St. Christopher and Nevis",
the word "Montserrat", the words
"Virgin Islands" in the first column and
the Ordinances specified opposite thereto
in the second and third columns of the
said schedule shall be deleted.

5(d) For the words "a Legislative Council in
the Colony" the words "the Legislative
Council" shall be substituted.

8 For section 8 the following section shall be
substituted: -
"Any sum which is required to meet
any deficiency in the Currency Fund or
the Income Account and which the
Colony is liable to make good under the
terms of the Agreement shall forthwith
on demand of the Board be issued under
the warrant of the Governor out of the
general revenue."


------------











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


4/1950 Currency Act,
1950


16 and After section 15 the following section, shall
17 be added-
"Construction 16. In the construction of this
of certain
portions of Act the following provi-
the Act. sions shall have effect:-


Declaration
that Agree-
ment binding
on Colony.


7/1950 Prison (Extramural
Sentences) Act,
1950



8/1950 Consular Con-
ventions Act,
1950


9/1950 Antibiotics and
Therapeutic Sub-
stances Act, 1950


(a) paragraph (c) of
section 3 shall be con-
strued as though for the
words "the Leeward
Islands" the words "Anti-
gua, St. Christopher,
Nevis and Anguilla, and
Montserrat" were substi-
tuted;
(b) the First Schedule
shall be construed as
though for the words "the
Leeward Islands" in the
first paragraph thereof
the words "Antigua, St.
Christopher, Nevis and
Anguilla, and Mont-
serrat" were substituted.
17. With a view to the fulfil-
ment of the Agreement in
and by the Colony, the
terms and conditions of the
Agreement are hereby rati-
fied, and it is hereby
declared that the Agree-
ment shall for the purposes
of this Act be treated as
though the Government of
the Colony had originally
been a signatory thereto."


2 In the definition of the expression "Extra-
mural Prison Officer" the words "in a
Presidency" shall be deleted.
3(7) For the words "any Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
4(1) The words "of any Presidency of the
Colony" in paragraph (a) shall be
deleted.
6(3) The word "General" shall be deleted.
3(2) The words "the several Presidencies of"
and the words "in each Presidency"
shall be deleted.


15 The words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
be deleted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


10/1950 Quarantine (Amend-
ment) Act, 1950







11/1950 Magistrate's Code
of Procedure
(Amendment) Act,
1950


6/1951 Post Office
Offences Act, 1951



7/1951 Coroners (Amend-
ment) Act, 1951



12/1951 Police Act, 1951


2 The words "each Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
For the words "in each Presidency" the
words "in the Colony" shall be sub-
stituted.


3
Schedule
2


The whole section shall be deleted.
The Schedule shall be deleted.
The words "to a district", the words "of
the Presidency in which the district is
situated", and the words "of such
Presidency" shall be deleted.


2 For the words "of a Presidency" the words
"of the Colony" shall be substituted.
5 For the words "of a Presidency" the words
"of the Colony" shall be substituted.
3 For the words "any Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "of the Presidency in which
such death occurs" shall be deleted.
2 For the definition of t h e expression
"Division" the following expression shall
be substituted-
"the Division" means that portion of
the Force stationed in the Colony and
referred to in subsection (1) ol
section 3 of this Act as "A" Division;
In the definition of the expression "Medical
Board" the words ", or the Administrator
or Commissioner of a Presidency" shall
be deleted.
3(1) For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "for the purposes" and all the
words following thereafter down to and
including the words "Virgin Islands" at
the end of the subsection shall be deleted,
and there shall be substituted therefore
the words "that portion of the Force
stationed in the Colony shall be known
and referred to as "A" Division".
4(2) The words "or any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.
5 After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
6 The word "General" shall be deleted.
7 After the word "Governor" wherever this
word appears the words "of the Leeward
Islands" shall in each case be added.











No. and
Year Short title


12/1951 Police Act, 1951
(Contd.)


8 After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be added.
10(c) The words "or Commissioner" shall be
deleted.
For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "in which such person is being
appointed" shall be deleted.
13(2) After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be added.
The words "in which he is serving" shall
be deleted.
14(1) The words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
be deleted.
18 After the word "Inspector" the words
"stationed in the Colony" shall be
inserted.
32(1) After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
34 After the word "Governor" wherever this
word appears the words "of the Leeward
Islands" shall be inserted.
38 The word "General" shall be deleted.
39 For the words "Treasurer of the Presidency
concerned" t h e words "Chief Account-
ant" shall be substituted.
The words "in which the same have been
incurred" shall be deleted.
40(1) For the words "the Federal Treasurer" the
words "an officer appointed by the
Governor of the Leeward Islands for that
purpose" shall be substituted.
40(3) The words "or in any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.
41 The words "of a Presidency" shall be
deleted.
44 After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
46 After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
55 After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
56 After the word "Governor" wherever this
word appears the words "of the Leeward
Islands" shall be inserted.


Section


Amendment











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


12/1951 Police Act, 1951
(Contd.)


57 After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
59(1) After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
60 After the words "The Governor" at the
beginning of the section the words "of the
Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
62(1) The following subsection shall be substituted
for subsection (1) :-
"Canteen. 62. (1) There may be estab-
lished with the approval of
the Commissioner a police
canteen in the Division at which
the keeper thereof may sell
intoxicating liquors by retail to
members of the Force."
62(2) For the words "such canteens" the words
"the canteen" shall be substituted.
64 After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
66 After the word "Governor" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
67(1) For the words "in Council" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be substituted.
68(1) The words "Governor or the" shall be
deleted.
For the words "or Commissioner of a Presi-
dency" the words "of the Colony" shall
be constituted.
68(2) The words "for service within the Presi-
dency where such special constable is
appointed and" shall be deleted.
69 For the expression "a Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall be substituted.
70 The words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
be deleted.


71(1) The words "in a Presidency" shall be
deleted.
72 The words "Governor or the" shall be
deleted.
For the words "or Commissioner of a Presi-
dency" the words "of the Colony" shall
be substituted.
74 For the words "Presidency in which such
special constables are serving" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


12/1951 Police Act, 1951
(Contd.)


75(1) The words "Governor or the" shall be
deleted.
For the words "or the Commissioner of a
Presidency in the absence of the Governor
from the Presidency" the words "of the
Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "in the Presidency" shall be
deleted.
For the words "within the Presidency" the
words "within the Colony" shall be
substituted.
75(2) The words "in the Presidency" shall be
deleted.
76(1) The words "in a Presidency" shall be
deleted.

76(2) For the words "the Presidency in which
such special constable or additional
constable is serving" the words "the
Colony" shall be substituted.
76(4) The whole of this subsection shall be
deleted.


84(4) The word "the"
after the words
be deleted.
84(5) The word "the"
after the words
be deleted.


3/1953 Land Acquisition
(Amendment) Act,
1953

5/1953 Police (Amend-
ment) Act, 1953






13/1953 Immigration and
Passport (Amend-
ment) Act, 1953


appearing immediately
"transmitted to" shall

appearing immediately
"transmitted to" shall


87 The words "Federal" and "Presidential"
respectively shall be deleted.
2 For the words "appropriate Presidency"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.


2 After the word "Governor" wherever this
word appears the words "of the Leeward
Islands" shall in each case be inserted.
5 After the word "Governor" wherever this
word appears the words "of the Leeward
Islands" shall in each case be inserted.
3 The words "a Presidency of" shall be
deleted.

For the expression "a Presidency" in para-
graph (a) the words "the Colony" shall
be substituted.
For the expression "a Presidency" at the
end of paragraph (b) the words "the
Colony" shall be substituted.











No. and
Year Short title


13/1953 Immigration and
Passport (Amend-
ment) Act, 1953
(Contd.)







22/1953 Acts and Ordinances
(Amendment) Act,
1953

6/1954 Praedial Larceny
(Prevention) Act,
1954


3 For the words "found in a Presidency" the
words "found in the Colony" shall be
substituted.

The words "For the purposes" and all the
words following thereafter down to and
including the words "Executive Council
of the Presidency" shall be deleted.
5 The whole of this section shall be deleted.

2 The word "General" shall be deleted.



2 In the definition of the expression "declared
area" for the words "in a Presidency"
the words "in the Colony" shall be
substituted.
The definition of the expression "Division"
shall be deleted.
The definition of the expression "Governor
in Council" shall be deleted.
3(1) For the words "in a Presidency" the words
"in the Colony" shall be substituted.
9 For the words "of a Presidency" in para-
graph (a) the words "of the Colony"
shall be substituted.
13(1) For the words "in the Presidency con-
cerned" the words "in the Colony" shall
be substituted.
13(2) For the words "police officer in charge of
the Division in which the declared area
is situate" in paragraph (a) the words
"senior police officer in the Colony" shall
be substituted.
14(1) For the words "police officer in charge of a
Division in the Presidency concerned"
the words "senior police officer in the
Colony" shall be substituted.
14(2) The words "or Commissioner" shall be
deleted.
For the words "Presidency concerned" the
word "Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "as the case may be," shall be
deleted.
24(1) For the words "police officer in charge of
the Division in which he resides" in
paragraph (d) the words "senior police
officer in the Colony" shall be sub-
stituted.
25(3) The words "of the Presidency concerned"
shall be deleted.


Section


Amendment











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment



13/1954 Magistrate's Code 2(1) For the words "Presidency in which his
of Procedure district is situate" the word "Colony"
(Amendment) Act, shall be substituted.
1954
For the words "any Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.

2(2) For the words "who, on the coming into
force of this Act, was duly" the words
"in the Colony, who on the first day of
July, 1956 was already duly" shall be
substituted.
The words "in and for any Presidency"
shall be deleted.

4 For the words "in the Magisterial district
where such information or complaint is
to be tried or inquired into" the words
"in the Colony" shall be substituted.

10 The words "of the Presidency wherein such
sum or instalment is paid" shall be
deleted.

18 For the words "Circuit containing the
district in which the Magistrate's decision
was given" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.

20 The words "Provided that in the case of
an appeal from a decision of the Magis-
trate of district "J" the said notice
shall be served within twenty-eight days
after the day on which the Magistrate
has given his decision" shall be deleted.
The words "In this subsection the expres-
sion "Attorney General" includes the
Crown Attorney of a Presidency" shall
be deleted.

23 The words "of the Presidency where such
sums are paid" shall be deleted.

25 The whole section shall be deleted.

Schedule The whole schedule shall be deleted.

14/1954 Forgery Act, 1954 5(1) The words "or of any Presidency" shall be
deleted.

5(3) For the words "Ordinances of any Presi-
dency" in paragraph (1) the word "Ordi-
nance" shall be substituted.












No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


14/1954 Forgery Act, 1954
(Contd.)


17/1954 Dangerous Drugs
(Amendment)
Act, 1954








18/1954 Telecommunications
(Amendment)
Act, 1954

19/1954 Public Holidays
Act, 1954


20/1954 Small Tenements
(Amendment) Act,
1954

5/1955 Crown Suits
(Repeal) Act, 1.955


5(3) For the words "any Presidency" in para-
graph (m) the words "the Colony" shall
be substituted.

8(1) The words "or of any Presidency" in
paragraph (a) shall be deleted.

8(2) For the words "a Registrar General of any
Presidency" in paragraph (a) the words
"the Registrar General" shall be sub-
stituted, and for the words "of a
Registrar" in paragraph (b) the words
"of the Registrar" shall be substituted.

2 In the definition of the expression "Senior
Medical Officer" for the words "each and
every of the Presidencies, and, in case
there shall be no such officer in any
Presidency, any Medical Officer appointed
by the Governor for the purposes of the
administration of this Act in such Presi-
dency" the words "the Colony" shall
be substituted.

2 The words "of a Presidency" shall be
deleted.


5 The words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
be deleted.

6 The whole section shall be deleted.

8 The words "of a Presidency" shall be
deleted.

For the words "such Presidency"' the
words "the Colony" shall be substituted.

9 The whole section shall be deleted.


11 For the words "Federal Act, Local Act"
the words "Act or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.

4 For the words "Federal Act or Local Act"
the words "Act or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.

2 For the words "Federal or Local Act"
wherever these words appear the words
"Act or Ordinance" shall be substituted.











No. and
Year Short title


5/1955 Crown Suits
(Repeal) Act, 1955
(Contd.)

6 1955 Evidence (Amend-
ment) Act, 1955

12/ 1955 interpretationn and
General Clauses
Act, 1955


2 For the words "Presidency, in which such
suit or proceedings may be instituted"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.

The words "or of any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.

2(1) For the definition of the expression "Act"
the following definition shall be sub-
stituted :-
"Act" used in relation to legislation
shall include Ordinance, or private
Act or Ordinance of the Legis-
lative Council and any subsidiary
legislation made u n d e r the
authority of any Act or Ordi-
nance;
After the definition of the expression
"act" the following definitions shall be
inserted: -
"Administrator" means the Adminis-
trator of the Colony and includes
every person for the time being
acting as Administrator in his
stead;
"Attorney General" means the
Attorney General of the Colony;
For the words "the Leeward Islands" in
the definition of the expression "the
Colony" the word "Antigua" shall be
substituted.
After the definition of the expression
"contravene" the following definition
shall be inserted:-
"Chief Accountant" means the Chief
Accountant of the Colony;
After the definition of the expression
"Chief Justice" the following definition
shall be inserted :-
"court" means any court of the
Colony of competent jurisdiction;
After the definition of the expression
"Court of Appeal" the following definition
shall be inserted :-
"Collector of Customs" means the
Collector of Customs of the
Colony;


Section


Amendment











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


12/1955 Interpretation and
General Clauses
Act, 1955 (Contd.)


2(1) After the definition of the expression
"Crown Agents" the following definition
shall be inserted :-
"day" means a full day of twenty-four
hours, and where used in relation
to any act or omission or occur-
rence shall commence at the first
moment of the day on which such
act, omission or occurrence is done
or happens after midnight of the
previous day and shall end at the
last moment of the day on which
such act, omission or occurrence
as aforesaid is done or happens
before midnight of such last
mentioned day as aforesaid;

For the definition of the expression
"the Gazette" the following definition
shall be substituted :-
"the Gazette" means the official
publication printed and published
in the Colony for and on behalf of
the Government of the said Colony
and t h e Governments of the
Colonies of Montserrat and the
Virgin Islands under the title of
"The Antigua, Montserrat and
Virgin Islands Gazette";

The definitions of t h e expressions
"Governor", and the "General Legisla-
ture" shall be deleted.

After the definition of the expression
"Government Printer" the following
definition shall be inserted:-
"Governor" means the person for the
time being holding the office of
Governor, and includes any person
for the time being discharging the
functions of that office and to
the extent to which a Deputy
appointed under Article 5 of the
Leeward Islands Letters Patent,
1956 or the Administrator is
authorised to discharge those func-
tions, that Deputy or Adminis-
trator;











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


12/1955 Interpretation and 2(1) In the definition of t h e expression
General Clauses "Governor in Council" the words "or a
Act, 1955 (Contd.) Presidency, as the circumstances may
require," shall be deleted.
In the definition of t h e expression
"Government Officer" the words "or a
Presidency thereof" shall be deleted.
After the definition of the expression
"Judge" the following shall be inserted:-
"a Justice" or "a Justice of the Peace"
means a person appointed by the
Governor to be a Justice of the
Peace for the Colony;
The definitions of the expressions "law"
and "Local Act" shall be deleted and in
place thereof the following definitions
shall have effect :-
"law" includes any Act, Ordinance,
Act of the Imperial Parliament and
any subsidiary legislation or rule
of court made or given under the
authority of any law;
"Legislative Council" means the Legis-
lative Council of the Colony;
After the definition of the expression
"master" the following definition shall
be inserted :-
"medical practitioner" or "duly quali-
fied medical practitioner", or
"registered medical practitioner"
means any person duly registered
or licensed to practise medicine
under the provisions of any law
for the time being applicable to
medical practitioners;
After the definition of the expression
"or", "other" and "otherwise" the
following definition shall be inserted :-
"Ordinance" includes private Ordi-
nance and any Act or private Act
of the Legislative Council and any
subsidiary legislation made or given
under the authority of any
Ordinance;
In the definition of the expression "pre-
scribed" the word "law" shall be
substituted for the word "Act".
The definition of the expression "Presi-
dency" shall be deleted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


12/1955 Interpretation and
General Clauses
Act, 1955 (Contd.)


2(1) Immediately before the definition of the
expression "Prison or Gaol" the follow-
ing definition shall be inserted :-
"print" with its grammatical varia-
tions a n d cognate expressions
includes reproduction or repre-
sentation by means of a type-
writer, roneo, cyclostyle or other
similar apparatus or by any other
method by which words, figures,
signs or symbols may be repro-
duced or represented in visible
form;
In the definition of the expression "Prison
or Gaol" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted for the words "Presidency in
which a person is committed to prison".
2(1) In the definition of the expression
"Registrar" the words "appointed for a
Circuit" shall be deleted; and for the
words "of the Windward and Leeward
Islands in any Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.

2(2) The whole of this subsection shall be
deleted and in place thereof the following
subsection shall have effect:-
(2) Whenever in any Act or Ordi-
nance passed before the first day of
July, 1956 or in any subsidiary legis-
lation made thereunder and then in
force, the expression "President" is
u s e d in reference to the Officer
administering the Government of the
Colony, that expression shall be con-
strued as meaning the Administrator.

21 In paragraph (f) after the words "the Act"
the words or 'the Ordinance' shall
be inserted.
The words "or the Ordinance" shall be
inserted immediately before the word
"conferring".

38(1) For the words "Presidency concerned" the
word "Colony" shall be substituted, and
for the words "such Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall be substituted.

41 For the words "Governor is given" the
words "Governor of the Leeward Islands
is given" shall be substituted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


12/1955 Interpretation and
General Clauses
Act, 1955 (Contd.)









13/1955 Police (Amendment)
Act, 1955


17/1955 Local Constables
(Amendment) Act,
1955


41 The word "said" shall be inserted between
the word "the" and the word
"Governor".
For the word "Colonial Secretary" the
word "Chief" shall be substituted.
The words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
in each case be inserted after the word
"Governor" in the proviso.
45 The whole section shall be deleted.

2 After the word "Governor" wherever this
word appears the words "of the Leeward
Islands" shall in each case be inserted.
7 The words "or the Gazetted Police Officer
in charge of the Division" shall be
deleted.
9 After the word "Governor" in paragraph
(ii) of the proviso the words "of the
Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
10 The words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
in each case be inserted after the word
"Governor" wherever the latter word
appears.
12 The words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
in each case be inserted after the word
"Governor" wherever the latter word
appears.
14 The words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
in each case be inserted after the word
"Governor" wherever the latter word
appears.
Schedule For the words "Chief Accountant of the
Presidency of Antigua" the words "an
officer appointed by the Governor of the
Leeward Islands" shall be substituted.

2 For the definition of the expression
"Division" the following definition shall
be substituted :-
"the Division" has the same mean-
ing as is ascribed to it in section 2 of
the Police Act, 1951;
In the definition of t h e expression
"Divisional Officer" the words "in the
Presidency for which a local constable is
appointed" shall be deleted.
The definition of the expression "Governor"
shall be deleted.












No. and
Year Short title


17/1955 Local Constables
(Amendment) Act,
1955 (Contd.)


18/1955 Magistrate's Code
of Procedure
(Amendment) Act,
1955

4/1956 Overseas Nurses'
Pensions Act,
1956


3 The words ", and the letter 'a' for the word
'his' in the third line thereof" shall be
deleted.

6 The words "district or" shall be deleted.
8 For the words "the appropriate Presidency"
and the words "that Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall in each case be
substituted.
The words "of the Presidency concerned"
shall be deleted.

10 For the words "Presidency wherein he was
resident at the time of his appointment"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.
For the words "Presidency for which he was
appointed" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.

14 In the Schedule the word "Commissioner"
wherever it appears shall be deleted.
For the word "Presidency" wherever this
word appears the word "Colony" shall
be substituted.
The words "delete if not applicable" wher-
ever these words appear shall be deleted.

15 For the words "who on the coming into
force of this Act had been" the words
"in the Colony who on the first day of
July, 1956 had already been" shall be
substituted.
The words "for any Presidency" shall be
deleted.

4 The words "Provided that in the case" and
all the words following thereafter down
to and including the words "given his
decision" shall be deleted.

3A The words "or any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.


Section


Amendment












SECOND SCHEDULE

Modification of the Antigua Constitution and Elections Ordinance, 1951 (No. 10/1951)


The Antigua Constitution and Elections Ordinance, 1951 (No. 10/1951) shall be
amended-

1. save as in this Schedule expressly provided by the deletion therefrom of the
expression "Presidency" wherever the same now appears therein and the
substitution therefore of the expression "Colony";

2. as regards-
(a) section 2-
(i) by the deletion therefrom of the expression "Governor" and the
substitution therefore of the following expression-

"Governor" means the Governor and Commander-in-Chief of
the Leeward Islands, and includes the person for the time
being lawfully discharging the functions of that office, and
to the extent to which a Deputy for the Governor is
authorised to act, that Deputy; and

(ii) by the deletion of the words "of the Presidency or" in the definition
of the expression "public service".

(b) section 11, by the deletion of the words "the Presidency or of"
appearing in subparagraphs (i) and (ii) of paragraph (h);

(c) section 12, by the deletion of the words "the Presidency or of"
appearing in paragraph (h) of subsection (3);

(d) section 31, by the deletion of the words "subsection (4) of section 6 ot
the Interpretation of Laws Ordinance, 1896" appearing in subsection (4)
and the substitution therefore of the words "subsection (2) of section 18 of
the Interpretation and General Clauses Act, 1955". and by the deletion
from the said subsection of the figures "6/1896" appearing in the
marginal note thereto and the substitution therefore of the figures
"12/1955";

(e) section 34, by the deletion of the words "subsection (4) of section 6 of
the Interpretation of Laws Ordinance, 1896" appearing in subsection
(3) and the substitution therefore of the words "subsection (2) of section
18 of the Interpretation and General Clauses Act, 1955", and by the
deletion from the said subsection of the figures "6/1896" appearing in
the marginal note thereto and the substitution therefore of the figures
"12/1955";

(f) section 52, by the deletion of the words "of the Presidency" appearing
in subsections (3) and (4); and

(g) section 53, by the deletion of the words "of the Presidency" appearing
in subsection (1).












THIRD SCHEDULE

PART I

Cap. Short Title


45 Railways Offences Act
63 Motor Car (Unlawful User) Act
87 Studentships Act
100 Title by Registration (Loans-in-Aid) (Amendment) Act
107 Marriages Ordinances Legalization Act
112 McFadyen and Jones Medical Qualification Act
115 Bank Notes Act
125 West India and Panama Telegraph Company, Limited, Act, 1872
126 West India and Panama Telegraph Company, Limited, Act, 1877
127 Francis Watts (Pension) Act




PART II

No. and
Year Short title


1/1933 Stamps (Amendment) Act, 1933
2/1937 Delegation of Powers Act, 1937
6/1937 Leeward Islands Scholarship Act, 1937
19/1937 Carrington Pension Act, 1937
2/1938 Moir Pension Act, 1938
7/1938 Title by Registration (Amendment) Act, 1938
2/1939 Courts Act, 1939
1/1940 Land Acquisition (National Purposes) Act, 1940
15/1941 Land Acquisition (National Purposes) (Amendment) Act, 1941
1/1943 Bank Notes (Amendment) Act, 1943
2/1943 Registration and Records (Amendment) Act, 1943
10/1943 Colonial Secretary Act, 1943
3/1944 Bank Notes (Amendment) Act, 1944
1/1950 Virgin Islands Constitution Act, 1950
3/1950 Governor's Emoluments Act, 1950
11/1953 Delegation of Powers (Amendment) Act, 1953
17/1953 Governor's Emoluments (Amendment) Act, 1953
2/1954 Leeward Islands Scholarship (Amendment) Act, 1954
12/1954 Virgin Islands (Commissioner of the Supreme Court) Validation Act, 1954
1/1956 Transfer of Sombrero Act, 1956
11/1956 Governor's Emoluments (Amendment) Act, 1956


Made this 9th day of June, 1956.


K. W. BLACKBURNE
Governor.









MONTSERRAT
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STATUTORY RULES AND

ORDERS, 1956

No. 15
















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MONTSERRAT.
STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS, 1956, No. 15.
THE Adaptation of Laws Regulations, 1956, dated 9th June,
1956, made by the Governor under section 5 of the Leeward Islands
(Miscellaneous Provisions) Order in Council, 1956 (Imperial) (1956,
No. 833).
1. SHORT TITLE. These Regulations may be cited as the
Adaptation of Laws Regulations, 1956.
2. INTERPRETATION. In these Regulations-
"Acts" means Acts of the. Legislature of the Leeward
Islands ;
"the appointed day" means the first day of July, 1956;
"law" means any Order of Her Majesty in-Council, any
Act of the Legislature of the Leeward Islands, any
Act or Ordinance of any Presidency constituting part
of the Leeward Islands, any Regulation, any Procla-
mation approved by Order of Her Majesty in Council,
or any other enactment or instrument having the force
of law in the Leeward Islands;
Schedule means Schedule to these Regulations.
3. APPLICATION AND MODIFICATION OF ACTS. (1) The Acts
mentioned in the first and second columns of the First Schedule
being laws to which section 5 of the Leeward Islands (Miscellaneous
Provisions) Order in Council, 1956 applies, but not being laws
to which subsection (1) of section 2 of the Leeward Islands Act,
1956* applies, in force in the Presidency of Montserrat immediate-
ly before the appointed day shall, subject to the provisions of
paragraph (2) of this regulation remain valid as respects that Presi-
dency after the beginning of the appointed day, notwithstanding
the constitution of the said Presidency as a separate Colony.
(2) The said Acts shall as regards Montserrat have effect
therein after the beginning of the appointed day subject to the
amendments specified in the fourth column of the First Schedule
to the sections and schedules of the said Acts specified in the third
column of that Schedule.
4. MODIFICATION OF MONTSERRAT CONSTITUTION AND
ELECTIONS ORDINANCE. The Montserrat Constitution and Elections
Ordinance, 1952 being a law to which subsection (1) of section 2
of the Leeward Islands Act, 1956 applies shall be modified to the
extent specified in the Second Schedule in view of the constitution
of the Presidency of Montserrat as a separate Colony.
5. REPEAL. The Acts set out in the Third Schedule are hereby
repealed so far as they affect Montserrat
6. COMMENCEMENT. These Regulations shall come into
operation on the first day of July, 1956.
4 and 5 Eliz. II, C. 23











FIRST SCHEDULE

AMENDMENT OF ACTS

PART I

Cap. Short title Section Amendment


1 Bankruptcy Act 2 The whole section shall be deleted.

3(1) The words or any Presidency thereof" in the
definition of the expression Government
Officer shall be deleted.
For the definition of the expression Treasurer"
the following definition shall be substituted-
"Treasurer" means the Treasurer of the
Colony.

31(1) For the words "the General Legislative Council
or of the Legislative Council or Assembly
of any Presidency in paragraph (a) the words
the Legislative Council" shall be sub-
stituted.

38(6) For the words any Presidency there shall
be substituted the words the Colony".

70(1) The words of the Presidency in which the
District is situated in which the bankruptcy
occurs shall be deleted.

88 The whole section shall be deleted.

89 The words sitting in the district in which the
bankruptcy is proceeding" shall be deleted.

91 The words "in any district" and the words
in his district shall be deleted.

For the words "any Registrar" the words
the Registrar" shall be substituted.

92(1) For the word Registrars the word "Registrar"
shall be substituted.
The words "during the absence of a Judge
from the Colony." shall be inserted between
the words shall and have ".
For the words "such registrars" the words
the Registrar" shall be substituted.

92(2) For the words "a registrar" the words "the
Registrar shall be substituted.

The Proviso shall be deleted.


92(4) The whole subsection shall be deleted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


1 Bankruptcy Act 93 The whole section shall be deleted.
(Contd.)
94 For section 94 the following section shall be
substituted-
"94. (1) Proceedings in bankruptcy may be
transferred to or from any other Circuit of
the Court in accordance with the provisions
of rule 11 (which relates to change of venue)
of the Rules made by the Chief Justice on
the 24th day of September, 1941 under section
16 of the Leeward Islands and Windward
Islands (Courts) Order in Council, 1939.
(2) Subject to Rules of Court if any question
of law arises in any bankruptcy proceedings
during the absence of a Judge from the Colony,
the Registrar shall, at the request of either
party, state the facts in the form of a special
case for the opinion of a Judge, and shall
transmit the special case and the proceedings
or such of them as may be required to a
Registrar of the Court in a Circuit where a
Judge is resident ".
112(8) The words of the district in which the debtor
resides shall be deleted.
112(13) The whole subsection shall be deleted.
114(4) The second paragraph shall be deleted.
115(2) The word General" shall be deleted.
117 For the words General Legislature the words
Legislative Council" shall be substituted.
118 The words of every bankruptcy district" and
the word General shall be deleted.
123 The words "in any bankruptcy district" shall
be deleted.
134(1) For the words Act of the General Legislature.
or in any Act or Ordinance of the Legis-
lature of any Presidency," there shall be
substituted the words Act or Ordinance ".
137(1) The words "of the Presidency" at the end
of the first paragraph shall be deleted.
137(2) The words Act of the General Legislature
of any ", and the words of the Legislature
of any Presidency mentioned in the Fourth
Schedule shall be deleted.
For the words of any petition the words
or any petition shall be substituted.
The words of the Presidency shall be deleted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


1 Bankruptcy Act 137(5) The words of the Presidency shall be deleted.
(Contd.)
First The words Leeward Islands in paragraph 2
Schedule shall be deleted.

4 Contempt of Court 2 The definition of the expression Magistrate"
Act shall be deleted.

3(3) For the words Full Court" wherever they
appear the words Court of Appeal" shall
be substituted.

4(10) For the words Full Court" wherever they
appear the words "Court of Appeal shall
be substituted.

9 For the words Full Court" wherever they
appear the words Court of Appeal shall
be substituted.

11 The words "for the uses of the Presidency
wherein such case or cases of contempt may
have occurred" shall be deleted.

5 Courts of Justice 3 For the words General Legislature the words
Fees Act Legislative Council shall be substituted.

4 The words of the Presidency in which they
are respectively received" shall be deleted.

9 For the words Separate accounts the words
"An account" shall be substituted.
The words of each Presidency" shall be
deleted.

7 Debtors Act 2 The whole section shall be deleted.

5 The words Persons committed under this
section and all the words following thereafter
down to and including the word made"
shall be deleted.

6 The words in any Presidency of the Colony "
shall be deleted.

7 The words "or any part thereof" shall be
deleted.

19 For the words ol the General Legislature, or
under any Act or Ordinance of any Presidency"
there shall be substituted the words or
Ordinance ".













Cap. Short title Section Amendment


10 Judgments Act


13 Mercantile Law
Amendment Act






17 Public Authorities
Protection Act


20 Registration and
Records Act


4 The words of the Circuit in which the judgment
is entered shall be deleted.

A full-stop shall be substituted for the semicolon
after the word "debtor".

The words and when the lands to be affected
by such application are situate in any other
Circuit, a copy of the application shall also
be filed in the Registrar's Office of such other
Circuit" shall be delete.

8 The words of the Circuit in which it is filed "
at the end of the section shall be deleted.

First For the heading-
Schedule In the Supreme Court of the Leeward Islands
Presidency of the following
heading shall be substituted-
In the Supreme Court of the Windward
Islands and Leeward Islands Montserrat
Circuit ".

Second The words Windward Islands and" shall be
Schedule inserted before the word Leeward in the
Note of Presentation.

12 For the words by the same Judges, and subject
to the same conditions, as rules of Court may
he made under the provisions of the Supreme
Court Act the words in the same manner
as rules of court for the Supreme Court may
be made shall be substituted.

2 For the words "Federal Act, or Local Act"
the words "Act or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.

3 For the words Federal Act and of any Local
Act the words Act or Ordinance shall
be substituted.

3 For the words Federal and Local Acts" in
the marginal note the words Acts and
Ordinances shall be substituted.

2 For the words any Record wherever these
words appear in the definitions of the expres-
sions "Indices", "Public Records",
Registered deeds and writings" and
Registers ", the words the Record shall
in each case be substituted.













Cap. Short title Section Amendment


20 Registration and 6 The words of the Circuit, in which the land
Records Act thereby affected is situate shall be deleted.
(Contd.) For the word Circuit the word Colony"
shall be substituted.
The words If executed in any other Circuit
in the Colony, within six months after
execution shall be deleted.

8 For the words intended for registration in the
Circuit wherein they are executed the words
executed in the Colony and intended for
registration therein shall be substituted.
In the marginal note, for the words Circuit
wherein registered the words Colony and
registrable therein shall be substituted.

9 The whole section shall be deleted.

12 For the words the Leeward Islands" the
words the Colony" shall be substituted.

14(2) For the words any Record Office the words
the Record Office shall be substituted.

15(1) For the words Presidency in which such deed
is presented for registration" the word
Colony shall be substitute'.

17 For the words "Act of the Colony, for a
Registrar" the words "Act or Ordinance,
for the Registrar" shall be substituted.

20 The words of the Leeward Islands shall be
deleted.

26(1) For the word Registrars the word "Registrar"
shall be substituted.

26(2) For the words Chief Justice" the word
Registrar shall be substituted.

For the words General Legislature the words
Legislative Council shall be substituted.

27 The words in each Circuit wherever they
appear shall be deleted

28 The words of the Circuit in which such office
or place is situate at the end of the section
shall be deleted.

29 For the words several Record Offices" the
words Record Office shall be substituted.









Cap. Short title Section Amendment


20 Registration and 32(1) For the words "a Record Office" wherever
Records Acts these words appear the words the Record
(Contdi.) Office shall in each case be substituted.

32(2) For the words General Legislature wherever
these words appear the words Legislative
Council in each case shall be substituted.

32(4) For the words General Legislature wherever
these words appear the words Legislative
Council" shall in each case be substituted.
For the word Legislature the word "Council"
shall be substituted.

32(5) For the words General Legislature" the words
"Legislative Council shall be substituted.

38 In paragraphs (a), (f) and (g) for the word
Offices the word Office shall in each
case be substituted and in paragraph (b) for
the word Registrars the word "Registrar"
shall be substituted.

39 For the word every the word the shall
be substituted and for the words General
Legislature the words Legislative Council "
shall be substituted.

41 For the word any" the word "the" shall
be substituted.

21 Summary Jurisdiction 2 The words of any Circuit" in the definition
Act of the expression Bailiff" shall be deleted.
The words ", and shall include a Deputy Judge"
in the definition of the expression Judge"
shall be deleted.

5 The whole section shall be deleted.

6 The words in each Circuit" shall be deleted.

7 For the words "Leeward Islands" the word
Montserrat" shall be substituted.
For the full-stop appearing after the word
therewith" a colon shall be substituted
and the following proviso added to the said
section :
Provided that until such a seal is available
a stamp bearing the words Court of Sum-
mary Jurisdiction, Montserrat". and counter-
signed by the Clerk may be used instead of
such a seal".













Cap. Short title Section Amendment


21 Summary Jurisdiction 8 The words in each Circuit of the Colony "
Act (Contd.) shall be deleted.

8(c) After the word Act the words "or Ordinance"
shall be added.

11 The whole section shall be deleted.

18 For the word Every at the beginning of the
section the word The shall be substituted.
The words for the Circuit. to which he belongs"
shall be deleted.

21 The words "any Circuit within" shall be
deleted.

36 For the word Circuit" the word "Colony "
shall be substituted.

37 For the words "Circuit in which the suit is
brought" the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.

48 & The whole of sections 48 and 49 shall be
49 deleted

50 For the words "The said writ" the words
"A writ of execution shall be substituted.
Schedule For the words The Leeward Islands wherever
they appear in the headings to the Forms the
word Montserrat" shall be substituted.
The word Circuit wherever it appears
in the headings to the Forms shall be deleted.
The words (or Deputy Judge)" appearing in
Form No. 1 shall be deleted.
For the word Circuit" where it appears after
the words "remove out of the" in Form
No. 3. the word "Colony" shall be sub-
stituted.


23 Unrepresented 2 The words "of the Leeward Islands" in the
Estates Act definition of the expression "The Court"
shall be deleted

3 The words every Circuit of" shall be deleted.

4 The words "in any Circuit" and the words
of such Circuit" shall be deleted.

18 The words "of the Circuit" shall be deleted.
After the word newspaper the words "(if any)"
shall be added.














Cap. Short title Section Amendment


23 Unrepresented
Estates Act
(Contd.)


24 Warrants of
Attorney Act


25 The (Colonial) West
Indian Court of
Appeal Act


26 Wills Act


27 Accessories and
Abettors Act


22 After the word "Newspapers" the wolds
(if any") shall be added,

24 The words of the Presidency shall be deleted.

31 The words or Commissioner shall be deleted.

36(1) The words in the Circuit wherein such person
dies shall be deleted.
Schedule The words Windward Islands and shall be
inserted before the word Leeward in the
heading to Form 3.

2 The words for the Circuit in which such
warrant of attorney was executed shall be
deleted.

3 The words "for the Circuit in which such
cognovit actionem shall have been given"
shall be deleted.

5 For the word Every at the beginning of the
section the word "The shall be substituted.

2 The definition of the expression Full Court "
shall be deleted.

6(2) For the words Circuit in which the trial was
held the words Supreme Court shall be
substituted.

6 (3) (c) For the words of the Circuit in which the
trial was held" in paragraph (c) the words
of the Supreme Court shall be substituted.

19 The words any Presidency ot in the proviso
shall be deleted.
For the word Presidency in the marginal
note to the proviso, the word Colony"
shall be substituted.

2 For the words passed, or to be passed, by the
General Legislature" the words
or Ordinance" shall be substituted.


3 For the words passed, or to be passed, as
aforesaid the words or Ordinance" shall
be substituted.

4 For the words "passed, or to be passed, as
aforesaid the words or Ordinance" shall
be substituted.













Cap. Short title Section


27 Accessories and
Abbetors Act
(Contd.)


28 Coinage Offences
Act


29 Convicts' Licences
Act


5 For the words "passed, or to be passed. as
aforesaid the words or Ordinance shall
be substituted.

8 The whole section shall be deleted.

9 For the words passed, or to be passed, as
atoresaid ihe words or Ordinance shall
be substituted.

8 For the words Leeward Islands" the word
Colony shall be substituted.

9 For the words Lceward Islands" the word
Colony shall be substituted.

27 For the words Leeward Islands" the word
Colony shall be substituted.

28 For the words Leeward Islands" wherever
these words appear the word Colony shall
in each case be substituted.

31 The whole section shall be deleted.

2 The definition of the expressions "Chief
Inspector of Police and District shall
be deleted.

In the definition of the expression Prison "
the word Ordinance shall be substituted
for the word Act".

3(3) For the words "Colonial Secretary's" the
word Governor's" shall be substituted.
For the words Chief Inspector of Police "
the words senior police officer in the Colony"
shall be substituted.

3(4) The whole subsection shall be deleted.

3(5) For the words Presidency in which he shall
have been convicted, or in the Presidency
in which he shall have been last imprisoned,
according as the Governor may determine"
the word Co!ony shall be substituted.


5 For section 5 the following section shall be
substituted :-
5. (1) Every licence holder shall-
(a) within forty eight hours after he is set
at liberty notify the place of his residence
to the Magistrate and as often as he
shall change his place of residence shall
within twenty-four hours after such
change notify the Magistrate thereof;


Amendment










13



Cap. Short title Section Amendment


29 Convicts' Licences 5 (h) once in every month report himself
Act (Contd.) and the place of his residence to the
senior police officer in the Colony and
such report shall be made at such time
in the month and either personally or
by letter as such senior police officer
may from time to time direct.

(2) It shall be the duty of every senior
police officer who receives a report by letter
to forward a copy of the same to the Com-
missioner of Police for his information ".

7 The words "any Island of" shall be deleted.
The words ", or any portion thereof," shall be
deleted.
For the words "in any district" the word
therein" shall be substituted. The words
of the district in which such place is situated"
shall be deleted.

11 For the words of the General Legislature, or
of the Legislature of any Presidency of the
Colony" shall be deleted.
The words the Colonial Secretary for the
information of shall be deleted.

First For the words LEEWARD ISLANDS" the
Schedule word MONTSERRAT shall be substituted
For the words Governor and Commander-.
in-Chief of the Colony of the Leeward Islands"
the words "the Administrator of the Colony
of Montserrat" shall be substituted.
For the words Supreme Court of this Colony "
the words Supreme Court in this Colony"
shall be substituted.
For the words "the Colony of the Leeward
Islands the words "the said Colony shall
be substituted.
For the words Government House in the
Island of" the words the Administrator's
Office at Montserrat shall be substituted.
For the words "And I the said Governor"
the words "And I the said Administrator"
shall be substituted.
In paragraph 4 of the Conditions of the licence
for the words Governor, or officer adminis-
tering the Government of the Leeward Islands"
the word Administrator shall be substituted.

Second The word District" wherever it appears in
Schedule this Schedule shall be deleted.













Cap. Short title Section Amendment


30 Criminal Law 2(b) The words not being a common prostitute
Amendment Act or of known immoral character." shall be
deleted.

3 For the words Juvenile Offenders Punishment
Act the words Coiporal Punishment Act.
1949 shall be substituted.

4 For the expression clause a" wherever it
appears in the provisos the expression
paragraph (a)" shall in each case be sub-
stituted

11 For the words of the General Legislature
or any Act in force in any Presidency of the
Colony the words "or Ordinance" shall
be substituted.


31 Criminal Procedure 2(1) For the words Act of the General Legislature "
the words other Act or Ordinance shall
be substituted.

2(1) (d) The whole paragraph shall be deleted.

2(2) The whole subsection shall be deleted.

2(3) The words the law officer, or the senior law
officer and all the words following thereafter
down to the end of the subsection shall be
deleted and the words the Crown Attorney"
substituted therefore.

8, 9, The whole of sections 8, 9, 10 and 11 shall be
10 & 11 deleted.

23 For the words Attorney General the words
Crown Attorney" shall be substituted.

34 The whole section shall be deleted.

56(2) The words for the Circuit. district or place
to whieh the prisoner belongs" shall be
deleted.

56(6) The word Circuit shall be deleted

56(10) For the words Colonial Secretary" the word
Administrator shall be substituted and in
the marginal note of this paragraph.
For the word appointedd" the word "appointed"
shall be substituted.

58 After the word Governor the words of the
Leeward Islands" shall be added.









15



Cap. Short title Section Amendment


31 Criminal Procedure 59 After the word "Governor" the words of
Act (Contd.) the Leeward Islands sha:l be added.

The words ", or of the Colonial Secretary, or
of the Administrator or Commissioner of any
Presidency," shall be deleted.

62 For the words Leeward Islands wherever
they appear the word Colony" shall in
each case be substituted.

For the words "with the Colony" the words
within the Colony" shall be substituted.


33 Forfeited Recogni- 2- The words in each Circuit of the Colony"
sances Act shall be deleted.

For the words every Circuit Court" the words
the Court" shall be substituted.

7 The word the before the word prison",
the words of the Presidency wherein the
recognisance was entered into ". the words
in the Circuit in which the recognisance
was entered into", and the words "within
the Circuit" shall be deleted.

The words next Circuit" in the marginal
note shall be deleted.

Schedule The words Windward Islands and" shall be
inserted before the word Leeward in the
heading.

The words Montserrat'" shall be inserted
before the word Circuit in the heading.

Fo r the words of the Presidency
of the word Plymouth ".

For the words "of our Circuit Court" the
words the said Court shall be substituted.

For the words "the said Circuit Court" the
words the said Court shall be substituted.


34 Foiteiture Act 4 The words of any Presidency of the Colony,
or of the General Legislative Council of the
Colony" shall be deleted.

28 For the words His Majesty's Attorney General
for the time being" and the words "the
Attorney General the words the Crown
Attorney" shall in each case be substituted.














Cap. Short title


36 Indictments Act


Amendment


2 The word First" shall be deleted.


3(1) For the words Attorney General" the words
Crown Attorney shall be substituted.

3(3) The word General in paragraph (a) shall
be deleted.

The word "FIRST" in the heading shall be
deleted.

First In Paragraph (1) of Rule 2-The words
Schedule Windward Islands and shall be inserted
before the word Leeward".


The word Montserrat" shall
before the word Circuit".
(Antigua, St. Kitts-Nevis. etc.
may be)" shall be deleted.


be inserted
The words
as the case


38 Larceny Act






39 Malicious Damage
Act



40 Abolition of Mini-
mum Punishment
Act


For the words ATTORNEY GENERAL
(OR CROWN ATTORNEY" the words
"CROWN ATTORNEY" shall be sub-
stituted.

In paragraph (2) of Rule 2 for the words
Attorney General or Crown Attorney"
wherever these words appear the words
Crown Attorney" shall in each case be
substituted.

In paragraph (1) of rule 5 for the word
commissionn the word omission shall
be substituted.

In paragraph (2) of rule 6 for the word
"owing" the word owning" shall be
substituted and the words or of any
Presidency shall be deleted.


119 For the words "over to the Treasurer of the
Presidency in which such fine or penalty is
payable" the words "into the Treasury of
the Colony shall be substituted.


62 For the words Presidency where the same
shall have been imposed the word Colony "
shall be substituted.


2 For the words of the Leeward Islands, or any
Presidency thereof "the words or Ordinance'"
shall be substituted.


I~


Section













Cap. Short title Section Amendment


41 Offences against the 9 For the words Leeward Islands wherever
Person Act these words appear the word Colony"
shall in each case be substituted.
The words Circuit district, or place in the",
and the words in which such death, stroke,
poisoning, or hurt happens shall be deleted.
For the words that Circuit, district or place "
at the end of the section the words the
Colony" shall be substituted.

52 The words of the Leeward Islands" shall be
deleted.
The words and any such offence" and all
the words following thereafter down to and
including the words that Circuit. district.
or place" shall be deleted.
For the words Leeward Islands wherever
these words appear the word Colony"
shall be substituted.

60 For the words any Magistrate in any district "
the words The Magistrate of any place"
shall be substituted.

61 For the words "Presidency in which the sum
is paid at the end of the section the word
Colony shall be substituted.

62 For the words any Presidency of the Leeward
Islands" the words "the Colony" shall be
substituted.
For the words such Presidency" wherever
these words appear in paragraphs (a) and (b)
the words "the Colony" shall in each case
be substituted.
64 The whole section shall be deleted.

71 The words of the Presidency in which such
fine has been awarded, or directed to be paid.
for the public uses of such Presidency shall
be deleted.

72 For the words Circuits of the Leeward Islands"
the word Colony shall be substituted.
For the words any of the said Circuits in
which the offender shall be apprehended,
or be in custody the words the Colony"
shall be substituted.
For the words that Circuit and the words
such Circuit" the words the Colony"
shall in each case be substituted.




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