Published by Authority.
VOL. XLVIII FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30TH, 1953. No. 30.
Saint Christopher Nevis and
STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS
1953, No. 24.
Proclamation dated the 30th day of October, 1953,
made by the Governor in Council under section 5 of
the Cotton Ordinance, 1946 (No. 2 of 1947).
WHEREAS by section 5 of the Cotton Ordi-
nance, 1946 (No. 2 of 1947) it is provided that the
Governor in Council may by proclamation published
in the Gazette appoint a planting season and a close
season for cotton, for the Presidency or for each of
the islands of Saint Christopher, Nevis and Anguilla:
AND WHEREAS by Proclamation dated the
25th day:of August, 1953, and published in the Gazette
on the 26th day of August, 1953, the Governor in
Council appointed a planting season and a close
season for the island of Nevis to be in respect of the
close season in each year from Ist June to 15th Sep-
tember and in respect of the planting season in each
year from 16th September to 15th October:
AND WHEREAS it is expedient to extend the
planting season in the year 1953 to the 15th
NOW, THEREFORE by virtue of the powers
contained in the above recited section, the Governor
in Council doth by this Proclamation appoint a plant-
ing season and a close season for the island of Nevis
NEVIS N b,'ANCGUI LL
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OFFICIAL GAZETTE, FRIDAY, OC'1OBER 30TH, 1953.
(I) The close season in each year shall be from
1st June to 15th September.
(2) The planting season in the year 1953 shall
be from 16th September to 15th November.
The Proclamation dated the 25th day of August,
1953, (S. R. & 0. 1953, No. 16) is hereby revoked.
Made by the Governor in Council this 30th day
of October, 1953.
Clerk of the Council.
Printed for the Government of St. Christopher and Nevis by A. M. LOBADA, Printer by
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