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Title: Saint Vincent government gazette
Alternate Title: Government gazette
St. Vincent government gazette
Physical Description: v. : ; 35 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Saint Vincent
Publisher: G.P.O.
Place of Publication: Kingstown, St. Vincent
Kingstown St. Vincent
Publication Date: January 9, 1968
Frequency: weekly
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Subject: Gazettes -- Periodicals -- Saint Vincent   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines -- Saint Vincent
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Dates or Sequential Designation: v. 1, no. 1 (1868)-v. 112, no. 48 (Tues., 23 Oct. 1979)
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 111, no. 1 (Tues., 3 Jan. 1978); title from caption.
General Note: Supplements which accompany some numbers contain extraordinary issues, ordinances, statutory rules of order, etc.
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SAINT VINCENT


GOVERNMENT GAZETTE


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VOL. 101.] SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 9 JANUARY, 1968. [No. 3.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.


No. 5.
TENDERS FOR THE SUPPLY OF
UNIFORMS FOR GOVERNMENT
MESSENGERS.

It is notified for general information
that the tender of the Cyrus Empor-
ium has been accepted for the supply
of Uniforms for Government Messen-
gers in 1968 at $11.80 per uniform.
9th January, 1968.
(856.)


No. 6.
TENDERS FOR MOTOR CAR SERVICE.

Sealed Tenders are invited for the
provision of motor car service for the
conveyance of public officers during
1968.
The Tenders submitted should contain
particulars of the charges proposed to
be made for waiting. Rates submitted
should not exceed those contained in
Statutory Rules and Orders No. 13 of
1952.
The contract will be terminated by
one month's notice on either side, and
the person to whom the contract is
awarded will be required to enter into


a bond with Government for the satis-
factory performance of the contract.
Tenders close at 3.00 p.m. on Thurs-
day, 25th January, 1968 and should be
addressed to the Secretary, Central
Supply Tenders Board, Ministry of
Finance, Kingstown. and distinctly
marked on the envelope "Tenders for
Motor Car Service".
Government does not bind itself to
accept the lowest or any tender.
Ministry of Finance.
9th January, 1968.

By Command,

O. E. LEIGERTWOOD,
Establishment Officer.

ESTABLISHMENT OFFICE,
9th January, 1968.


DEPARTMENTAL AND
OTHER NOTICES.

INCOME TAX NOTICES.

TO GOVERNMENT OFFICERS

All Government Officers are hereby
reminded that the latest date for the
submission of Income Tax Returns for














8 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 9 JANUARY, 1968.-(No. 3.)


assessment in the year 1968 is the 31st
January, and that failure to give notice
of chargeability is an offence against
the Income Tax Ordinance, rendering
the person concerned liable on convic-
tion to a fine not exceeding ONE
THOUSAND DOLLARS and in default
of payment 1o imprisonnc:en vi1h or
witlili. t !,iLld labour for a term not
exceeding, four months, and after
judgemenit has been given for that
penalty to a further penalty of fifty
dollars for every day during which the
refu-,al. fiaitih' or neglect to render any
document continues.

2. EV'ERY PERSON whose income
accruing in, derived from the Colony
or elsewhere and whether received in
the Coloily or not for the preceding
year, exceeded ti:h staiulory limit of
$600.00 is required to submiit a return
on i ih prescribed form notwithsland-
ing that on account of approved de-
ductions no tax may eventually be
chargeable, and particular attention
is directed to the fac, that the term
"income" is deemed to include not only
moiil y bv i 4' :o allowances in kind.

:3. Efforts are being made to send
forl1, to s!-'ch persons through their
Heads of Departments. It is to be
clearly understood, however, that the
In, ome Tax Department is under no
obligation to send a return to anyone
and that a person is not exonerated
from the statutory liability of making
a return even though a form may not
have been received from the Depart-
ment. Forms may be obtained, on
application, at the Revenue Offices at
Georgetown. Barrouallie, Bequia and(
Union Island, or in any other district
from the Police Station situate therein,
or from the Income Tax Office, Kings-
town, where any person requiring in-
formation in connection therewith is
invited to enquire.

4. Where Officers are in receipt of
income, other than salaries, tie form
should include particulars thereof and
should be accompanied by the neces-
sary supporting statements.




N. R. CUMMINGS,
Comptroller of Inland Revenue (Ag.)



Inland Revenue Office,
Kingstown,
3rd January, 1968.


TO THE G(cNERALI PUBLIC

Every person concerned, not being
a Government Officer, is hereby re-
minded tat tile latest (late for the sub-
mission of Income Tax Returns for
assessment in the year 1968 is the 31st
Alarch. and llia failure to give notice
of chargeability is an offence against
the Incoime Tax '-Ordinance rendering
thle pers'), concerned lialble on sum-
mnary conviction to a penalty not ex-
ceeding ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS
and in default of payment to imprison-
ient with or without hard labour for
a term not exceeding four months, and
4I'ter jndee'meit hias been given for
that penalty to a further penalty of
fiftv dollars for every day during
which tIhe refusal, failure or neglect
to reindr any docientnt continues.
2. EVERY PERSON whose income
accruing in, derived from the Colony
or else where and whether received in
the Colony or not for the preceding
year, exceeded the statutory limit of
($600.00 is required to submit a return
in the presc..ribeid form notwithstand-
ini that on account of approved de-
d(ict1on1s no lax ;may eventually be
c1al('rgeable, anld particular attention is
directed to tli fact tlhat the term
incomei" is deemed to include not only
money but also allowances in kind.
3. Efforts are being made to send
forms to such persons. It is to be
clearly understood, however, that the
In come Tax Department is under no
obligation to send a return form to
anyone and that a person is not exoner-
ated from the statutory liability of
making a return even though a form
iima not have b',ni received from the
Department. Forms may be obtained,
on application, at the Revenue Offices
at Georgetown, Barnouailie. Bequia and
Union Island, or in any other district
from the Police Station situate therein
or from the Income Tax Department,
Iingstown, where any person requir-
ing information in connection there-
with is invited to enquire.
4. The form correctly completed
should be accompanied by all neces-
sary statements. Specimens of the
form of account required from small
traders and from occupiers or culti-
vators of land will be supplied on
request.

N. R. CUMMINGS.
Comptroller of Inland Revenue (Ag.)

Inland Revenue Office,
Kingstown,
3rd January. 1968.













SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 9 JANUARY, 1968.-(No. 3.) 9



Wages Regulations Proposals



PROPOSALS ONLY-To be posted until 24th January, 1968.


Further notice will be given if a Wages Regulation is made
to the proposals set out hereunder.


giving effect


WAGES COUNCIL ORDER NO. 1 OF 1968.


THE DOMESTIC SERVANTS WAGES COUNCIL.


The Domestic Servants Wages Council hereby give notice of its intention
to submit to the Administrator proposals for fixing the Statutory minimum
remuneration and holidays with pay specified in the Schedule below.
The Wages Council will consider any written representation with respect
to these proposals sent to it within 14 days from 9th day of January 1968.
Any such representation should be signed by the person making the same.
(giving his or her address) and sent to the Secretary of the Wages Council.
Copies of the proposals can al ;o be obtained from the Secretary of the Wages
Council.

It is desirable that persons making objection should state the precise
grounds of their objections.

Dated this 20th day of December 1967. Issued by the Order of the
Domestic Servants Wages Council.

R. IRVIN SAMUEL,
Secretary.
Ministry for Trade, Production, Labour & Tourism,
Department of Labour,
Kingstown.


SCHEDULE


WAGES RATES AND HOURS OF WORK
1. The minimum rate of wages to be paid to domestic workers shall be
as follows:-


With Meals
$25.00 per month


Without Meals
$43.00 per month


Provided that persons working for the first time as domestics without
adequate reference shall be on probation for a period of six months and shall
be paid at the minimum rates as follows:-


With Meals
$20.00 per month


Without Meals
$35.00 per month














10 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 9 JANUARY, 1968.-(No. 3.)


Any domestic servant employed on a day to day basis shall be paid at the
minimum rate of $1.40 per day for an eight hour day, without meals.

Hours of work shall not exceed ten in the day.

During the hours of work, breaks of two hours shall be allowed, which
shall include one hour for meals.

Whenever it is necessary to keep a domestic worker at work on special
occasions, the employer shall be required to give this extra time off to her on
another day of the week.

WEEKLY REST PERIOD.

2. Every domestic worker shall be granted one free afternoon in each
week, and in addition one free Sunday in each month or 1/ day on two
Sunday of each month.

HOLIDAYS WITH PAY

3. Every domestic worker shall be entitled to one week holiday with
full pay after 12 months continuous service with one employer and two
weeks holidays with full pay for every subsequent period of twelve months.
This holiday is to be given within one month of its becoming due, but at the
request of the domestic worker may be deferred to a later date.

Provided that every domestic shall, in addition to the above be entitled
to one week holiday with full pay on the production of a medical certificate
should she become ill after the completion of six months continuous service
with one employer.















SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 9 JANUARY, 1968.-(No. 3.)


EAST CARIBBEAN CURRENCY AUTHORITY

STATEMENT OF ASSETS AND LIABILITIES AT THE CLOSE
OF BUSINESS ON THURSDAY, 30TII NOVEMBER, 1967

(Pursuant to the East Caribbean Currency Agreement 1965, Article 23 (2))


Liabilities


NOTES IN CIRCULATION ..


BANKERS' BALANCES

GENERAL RESERVE

OTHER LIABILITIES


EC$
EXTERNAL ASSETS

32,446,078


15,000

1,471,307

587,017


CURRENT ACCOUNTS AND
MONEY AT CALL IN
LONDON


UNITED KINGDOM
TREASURY BILLS

OTHER UNITED KING-
DOM GOVERNMENT
SECURITIES

CURRENCY ISSUE
ACCOUNTS WITH
BANKS IN BARBADOS..


[Proportion of external
assets to notes in cir-
culation and other
demand liabilities
98.1% ]


BRITISH CARIBBEAN
CURRENCY BOARD
NOTES

GOVERNMENT
DEBENTURES

TREASURY BILLS

OTHER ASSETS


7,000

2,018,050

592,200

57,712

EC$34,519,402


EC$34,519,402


J. D. HUGHES,
Managing Director.


Assets


EC$


EC$


1,119,254



13,488,000


16,255,906


981,280


31,844,440


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