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ST.CHRISTOPHER NEVIS IND ANGUILLH
OFfICIilL GAZETTE.
P (EXTRAORDI1b~
Published by A uthw \j


AdministratQor's "sWgri
St. Kitts Nevis Anguilla,
3rd July, 1956.


The following Ordinance is circulated with this issue of the
Gazette and forms part thereof :-


No. 17 of 1956.


The Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordin-
ance, 1956.


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


No. 19 of 1956.

, No. 27 of 1956.


No. 28 of 1956.





SNo 29 of 1956.

No. 30 of 1956.

SNo. 31 of 1956.

No. 33 of 1956.

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3 IU 97
Zit


The Adaptation of Laws Regulations, 1956.

Proclamation bringing into operation the
Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordin-
ance, 1956 (No. 17 of 1956).
Proclamation declaring Monday, the 2nd
July 1956, a Public Holiday in Saint
Christopher Nevis and Anguilla to
commemorate the constitution of the
Presidency of Saint Christopher Nevis
and Anguilla as a separate colony.

The Prison Rules, 1956.

The Workmen's Compensation Regulations,
1956.
The Adaptation of Laws (No. 2) Regula-
tions, 1956.

The 1 Cent Stamp Orde#, 1956.


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No. 17 of 1956. The Lynacy adtd Mental SAINT CHRs-
Treatment Ordinance, 1956, TOPHER NEVIS
& ANGUILLA
[L.S.]
I ASSENT,
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
GOVERNOR,
23rd May, 1956.

SAINT CHRISTOPHER

. NEVIS AND ANGUILLA

No. 17 of 1956.

An Ordinance to provide for the custody and
treatment of persons of unsound mind, for
their removal from the Colony to a mental
hospital outside the Colony for such treat-
ment, and for other purposes incidental
.thereto and connected therewith.
[BY PROCLAMATION] Commencement.

ENACTED by the Legislature of Saint Chris-
topher Nevis and Anguilla as follows:-
1. This Ordinance may be cited as the short title.
Lunacy rand Mental Treatment Ordinance, 1956.
2. In this Ordinance Interpretation.
"Arrangement means an Arrangement made
under section 3;
crime means any felony or misdemeanor ;
"criminal lunatic means a person detained
in custody by reason of his having
been charged with an offence, and
either found to have been insane at
the time of such offence, or found or
certified or otherwise lawfully proved
to be unfit on the ground of his in-
sanity to be tried for the same, and in-
cludes a person convicted of an offence
and afterwards certified or otherwise
lawfully proved to be insane;
"insane person" or "person of unsound
mind" or "patient" includes an idiot
and any other person of unsound
mind;
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TOPHER NEvis
& ANGUILLA


Power to Adminis-
trator to maike
Arrangement
with Adminis-
trator of
Antigua.


The Luna cy and Mental No. 17 of 1956
Treatment Ordinance, 1956.

"institution" means a hospital -or other .
suitable place appointed as such by
the Governor in Council for the pur-
'poses of this Ordinance;
"licensed house" means, a house licensed for
the reception of a person of unsound
mind under,this Ordinance;
"licensee" means the person to whom a
licence in respect of a licensed house is
granted;
"mental hospital" means a mental hospital
to which a, temporary patient, or a
voluntary patient or a person who has
been duly adjudged to be of unsound
mind and a proper subject. for confine-
ment may be removed pursuant to an
Arrangement;
pauper patient" means any insane person
who is found wandering at large, or
who is not under proper care or not
under proper control, or who is. ikely-
to commit a crime;
"removal order means an orddr made by
the Administrator under section 4;
"Schedule means Schedule to this Ordi-,
nance;
section" means section of this Ordinance;
"temporary patient" means a person de-
scribed in section 40;
"Visiting Committee" means the Visiting
Committee for licensed houses referred
to in section 16 ;
"voluntary patient means a person described
in section 39.
3. (1) The Administrator may on behalf
of the Colony enter into an Arrangement with the -
Administrator of Antigua upon such terms and
subject to such conditions as they mIay consider
appropriate for the reception and detention in,
and discharge from, a mental hospital in Antigua
of any person of unsound mind or voluntary
patient or temporary patient in the Colony.
(2) Any. Arrangement made under this sec-
tion may be varied or revoked by 'a subsequent
Arrangement.





SAINT CHRIS-
TOPHER NEVIS
& ANGUILLA
Power to Ad-
ministrator to
order removal
to mental
hospital.


ADJUDICATION OF PERSONS OF UNSOUND MIND

5. (1) Any Magistrate, upon the informa- Enquiry as
tion upon oath of any informant to the effect to lunacy.
that the informant has good cause to suspect and
believe and does suspect and believe some person
-to be of unsound mind and a proper subject for
confinement, may, in any place which he deems
convenient, examine such person, and, in the same
place or elsewhere, may hold an enquiry as to the
state of mind of such person.
For the purposes of such enquiry the Magis-
trate shall have the same powers as if the person
alleged to be of unsound mind were a person
'against whom a complaint for an offence punish-
able on summary conviction has been laid:
Provided that no person alleged to be of un-
sound mind shall be required to attend at any
Magistrate's C0ourt for examination by 'a Magis-
trate nor shall he be taken to any such court for
such purpose.
(2) A Magistrate may, if he thinks fit, pro-
ceed with an enquiry under this section in the
absence of the person alleged to be of unsound
mind and without proof of the service of any
summons upon such person.
(3) If, at any stage of an enquiry under this
section, it shall be shown to the satisfaction of
the Magistrate conducting such enquiry that the
person alleged to be of unsound mind is a person
whom it is expedient to put immediately under
,confinement pending the conclusion of the en-
jfr quiry, it shall be lawful for such Magistr'ate either
Sproprio motu or at the request of the informant -


No. 17 of 1956. The Lunacy and Mental 3
Treatment Ordinance, 1956,

4, Where under the-provisions of section
3 an Arrangement has been made, the Adminis-
trator may by order under his hand (hereinafter
referred to as "a removal order ") direct the re-
moval from the 'Colony of any person duly
adjudged to be a person of unsound mind and a
proper subject of confinement, to a mental hospi-
tal and such order shall be sufficient authority
for the removal of such person of .unsound mind
from the Colony, his conveyance to, and his
reception and .detention in a mental hospital,
and in the event of his escape therefrom, his
capture and return to the said hospital.









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TbPHER NEVIS Treatment Ordinance, 1956.
& ANGUILLA
(a) to make a written order for the
detention of such person during a
period which shall not exceed four-
teen days in an institution;
(b) from time to time, on good cause
shown to make further orders for
such detention, in the like form, for
periods none of which shall exceed
eight days :
Provided that no such person
shall be detained under observation
for more than two months at a
time ;
(c,) at any time, by order under his hand,
to direct that the person detained
be released.

(4) It shall be lawful for any person to
whom the execution of an order made under the
last preceding sub-section is entrusted, to convey
the person alleged to be of unsound mind therein
mentioned to the specified place of detention and
there to detain him during the period specified
unless previous to the expiry of such period the
release of the person alleged to be of unsound
mind be ordered in due course of law.
(5) The Magistrate shall also appoint a gov-
ernment medical officer to examine the suspected
person and shall furnish such government medical
officer with all the information bearing on the
mental state of such suspected person which
he has been able to procure land such government
medical officer shall, if he considers the facts war-
Form 3. rant him in so doing, sign a certificate certifying
that in his opinion the suspected person is of un-
sound mind. Such certificate shall specify in full
detail the facts upon which the person signing it
founds his opinion, and shall distinguish facts
which he has himself observed from facts com-
municated by others. The person signing the
certificate shall enquire of any persons able to give
information as to the previous history of the sus-
pected person, and shall state in his certificate all
matters known to him which he deems likely-to
be of service with reference to medical treatment.
No certificate shall have any effect, under this:
Ordinance which purports to be founded wholly
on facts communicated by others.










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(6) .The informant referred to in sub-section
(1) of this section shall, if required by the gov-
ernment medical officer appointed to examine the
suspected person, by written notice served per-
sonally on him, ,attend at the time and place
specified in such notice and give such information
touching the mental condition of the suspected
person as shall be in his power to give. Any such
person who neglects or refuses to attend as and
when so required or refuses to answer any question
concerning the mental condition of the suspected
person which may be put to him by the govern-
ment medical officer enquiring into such mental
condition shall on summary conviction be liable
to a fine not exceeding four hundred and eighty
dollars or to imprisonment for 'a term not exceed-
ing six months.
6. (1) Notwithstanding the provisions of Urgecy
section 5, whenever a Magistrate considers it or .
expedient, either for the public safety or for the
welfare of any person with respect to whom
an information on oath under the said section has
been laid, that such person should be forthwith
placed under, observation, he may, without the
production of a medical certificate, by written
order direct that such person be received into an
institution to be named in the order and be there
detained under observation during such period,
Snot exceeding fourtheen days, as to the Magistrate
may seem expedient:
Provided that on good cause shown such
order may be enlarged for further periods none
of which shall exceed eight days:
Provided further that no such person shall be
detained under observation for more than two
months at a time.
(2) The IMagistrate shall furnish the medical
officer in 'charge of the institution with 'all the
information bearing on the mental state of the
person so detained Which he has been able to
procure.
(3) The person who has laid the information
on oath referred to in sub-section (1) of this sec-
tion shall, if required by the medical officer in
charge of the institution by written notice served
personally on him, attend at the time and place
specified in such notice and give such information
touching the mental condition of the person so
detained as shall be in his power to give. Any










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TOPHBR NEVIS Treatment Ordinance, 1956:
& ANGUILLA
such person who neglects or refuses to attend as
'and when so required or refuses to answer any
question concerning the mental condition of the
person detained which may be put to him by the
medical officer in charge of the institution shall
on summary conviction be liable to a fine not
exceeding four hundred and eighty dollars or to
N imprisonment for a term not exceeding six months.
(4) If the medical officer in charge of the
institution certifies that any such person so de-
tained under observation is of sopnd mind, such
person so detained shall be discharged therefrom
with all convenient speed and the said officer shall
notify the Magistrate accordingly within seven
days of such discharge.
(5) If the medical officer in charge of the
institution certifies that any such person so
detained is of unsound mind and a proper subject
for confinement the Magistrate shall proceed to
hold an enquiry into the state of mind of such
person in accordance with the provisions of section
5":
Provided that no such person shall be adjudg-
ed to be of unsound mind unless the Magistrate
has seen and, where circumstances permit, exam-
ined such person:
Provided further that the- certificate of the
said medical officer shall be sufficient evidence of
the facts therein stated concerning the state of
mind of such person and it shall not be necessary
to prove the handwriting of such officer, but the
Magistrate may examine any members of the staff
of the institution who shall have had such person
under observation.
.Amission o 7. (1) Whenever a Judge or a Magistrate has
.sons for reason to believe that a person committed for trial
observation before him or charged before him with an offence
is of unsound mind, he may, for the purpose of
obtaining evidence as to whether such person is
or is not of unsound mind, by written order direct
that such person be received into an institution,
to be named in the order, 'and be there detained
under observation during such period, not exceed-
ing fourteen days, as to the Judge or Magistrate"
may ,seem expedient:
Provided that on good cause shown such order
may be enlarged for a further period or periods
each not exceeding eight days 'at a time:










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Provided further that no order under this
sub-section shall be made in respect of persons who
are not being kept in custody pending trial.
(2) When an order has been made under this
section a certificate under the hand of the medical
officer in charge of the institution shall be
sufficient evidence of the facts therein stated con-
cerning the state of mind of the person kept under
observation and it shall not be necessary to prove
the handwriting of such officer, but the Judge or
Magistrate may examine any members of the staff
of such institution who shall have had the patient
under observation.
(3) Every person ordered under this section
to be received into an institution for observation
shall be received into the institution named in the
order and be there detained under observation for
the period stated in the order or for such shorter
period as the Judge or Magistrate who made the
order may direct, and it shall be lawful for 'any
person to whom the execution of the order is en-
trusted to convey the person named therein to
such institution.
8. Any government medical officer or regis- False medi-
tered medical practitioner who knowingly stand Wil- fcat'.
fully in any certificate under this Ordinance
falsely states or falsely certifies anything, shall be
guilty of a misdemeanor, and, on conviction
thereof on indictment, shall be liable to a fine not
exceeding two hundred and forty dollars, and may
also, if the court so think fit, be imprisoned for a
term not exceeding one year.
9. Where, upon such enquiry as is provided Adjudication
for by this Ordinance, it appears to the Magistrate of person of
that any person is of unsound mind and a proper mind.
subject of confinement, and such medical certi-
ficate as by this Ordinance is required of his un--
,soundness of mind has been given, the Magistrate
may adjudge such person to be of unsound
mind and i proper subject of confinement, and
may either proceed to make an order according
to this Ordinance for the detention of such person
in an institution pending the making of a removal
order in respect of such person, or if he is of
opinion that the question of the said detention of
such person may be more conveniently decided by
the Magistrate of some other district, may direct
that the further proceedings be had before the
Magistrate of such other district.











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TOPHER NEVIS
& ANGUILLA
Custody of
person of
unsound mind.

Form 4.

Form 5.






Form 6.





Appeal.











Appointment of
Institutions.


Escape from
institution.






Transfer of
persons from
hospital to
- institution
in Colony
for observa-
tion.


8 The Lunacy and Mental No. 17 of 1956.
Treatment Ordinance, 1956,

10. Where, under the Ordinance, !any person
has been duly adjudged to be of unsound mind and
a proper subject of confinement, a Magistrate
may -
(a) make an order as provided in section
9; or
(b) grant to any person residing in the
Colony a licence authorising such
person to receive the person of un-
sound mind into some house speci-
fied in the licence, and situate within
the Colony and there to take charge
of him; or
(c) if it appears that the person of un-
sound mind is a pauper patient, make
an order for the detention of such
person in an institution pending the
Making of a removal order in respect
of such person.
11. In case of any order under this Ordinance
adjudging any alleged insane person to be of un-
sound mind and a proper subject of confinement,
and in case of a refusal so to adjudge, an appeal
shall lie to the Supreme Court, subject to the same
conditions and with the same consequences as if
the alleged insane -person had been convicted of
an offence punishable on summary conviction in
a case in which an appeal would lie.
INSTITUTIONS.
12. The Administrator may, by proclamation,
appoint the whole or any part of any building,
house, or other place, with any out-houses, yards,
gardens, grounds, or premises thereto belonging,
to be 'an institution for the purposes of this Or-
dinance.
13. The Superintendent of any institution
or any offiGer or. servant thereof, or any police
officer or other peace officer, may retake any
patient who is escaping from such institution, and
may, within fourteen days after any escape, retake
any patient who has escaped from such institution,
and may return to the institution any patient so
retaken, where he shall revert to his former custody.
14. (1) Where the medical officer in charge
of a hospital in the Colony or any other medical
officer duly authorised by the said medical officer
in charge to act on his behalf has reason to suspect
that any person in such hospital is of unsound mind









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he may by order in writing direct the transfer of
such person to and his detention in an institution
for the purpose of observation during such period
not exceeding fourteen days as to, him may seem
expedient:
Provided that on good cause shown such order
may be enlarged for further periods none of which
shall exceed eight days:
Provided further that no such patient shall be
detained under observation for Tmore than two
months at a time.
(2) The medical officer in charge of the said
hospital or other medical officer duly acting on behalf
of the said medical officer in charge, as the case
may be, shall immediately on ordering the transfer
and detention of a patient under the provisions of
subsection (1) of this section notify the Magistrate
of such transfer and detention and furnish him with
the grounds on which he has made the order, and
such magistrate shall either confirm or annul such
order and within three days of such notification
communicate his decision to such medical officer in
charge of the aforesaid hospital or other medical
officer, as the case may be, as well as to the medical
officer in charge of the institution to which the
patient has been transferred:
Provided that if the Magistrate shall annul
such order the patient shall forthwith be discharged
from such institution.
(3) W1Fere the medical officer in charge of an
institution certifies in writing that in his opinion any
person detained under the authority of subsection
(2) of this section is of unsound mind, an enquiry
into the state of mind of such person shall be held
in accordance with the provisions of section 5.
(4) For the purposes of such enquiry the
certificate of the medical officer in charge of the in-
stitution shall be sufficient evidence of the facts
therein states concerning the state of mind of
the patient and it shall not be necessary to prove
the handwriting of such officer, but the Magistrate
may examine any 'members of the staff of such
institution who shall have had-the patient under
observation.
(5) Eyery person ordered under this section to
be received into an institution for observation shall
be received into the institution named irf the order
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period stated in the order or for such shorter period
as the medical officer in charge of the hospital or
other medical officer duly authorised by him to' act
on his behalf or the Magistrate, as the case may
be, who made the order shall direct, and it shall be
lawful for any person to whom the execution of the
order is entrusted to' convey the person named there-
in to the institution named therein.

LICENSED HOUSES.

Duty of 15. Where a licence in respect of any patient
licensee. is granted under this Ordinance, the licensee shall
be bound to take proper care of such patient until
he dies or the licensee is discharged under this Or-
dinance.

visiting 16. Regulations, made finder section 44 shall
*committee, provide for the constitution by the Administrator
of a Visiting Committee for licensed houses consist-
ing of such number of persons appointed at such
times, in such manner, for such periods and with
such functions as may be prescribed.

Records. 17. The licensee of every licensed house shall
keep such books, make such entries, furnish such
,returns, and give such notices as may from time to
time be required by regulations made under this
Ordinance.

Bscape from 18. The licensee of any licensed house, or any
ncensed servant of or person authorised by such licensee, or
house.
any police officer or other peace officer, may retake
any patient who is escaping from such licensed house,
and may within fourteen days after any escape,
retake any patient who has escaped from such
licensed house and may return to such licensed house
any patient so retaken, where he. shall revert to his
former custody.

absence on 19. (1) Subject to the provisions of this Or-
tial. dinance, the Administrator may allow any patient
confined in a licensed house to be absent from such
licensed house upon trial for such period as he thinks
fit, and may at any time grant an extension of such
period.

(2) No patient shall be allowed to be absent
on trial under this section unless som person enter
into an.agreement approved by the Administrator
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20. Notice of the death of any patient confined Death of
in a licensed house shall be given forthwith by the patient.
licensee to the Coroner and shall also be given by
the licensee as soon as may be to the nearest known
relative of the patient.
21. (1) When any patient is confined in a Discharge of
licensed house, the licensee, if desirous of being dis- nmsee.
charged of the care of such patient, shall serve
notice of such his desire upon the Magistrate of the
district.
(2) At the expiration of fourteen days from
the service of such notice, the licensee shall be dis-
charged, and such patient may be dealt with as a
person duly adjudged under this Ordinance to be
of unsound mind and a proper subject of confine-
ment.


22. Where it appears to a Magistrate that the
persons at whose expense a patient is maintained
in a licensed house are desirous that the patient
should be removed from such licensed house, and
that provision has been made for his care and
custody in a mental hospital or in another licensed
house, the Magistrate may -


Removal of
patient at
request of
friends.
.z<


(a) where provision has been made jfor
the care,and custody of the patient in
a mental hospital, order such patient Form a.
to be removed from the licensed house
wherein he is then confined to an in-
stitution pending the making of a
removal order in respect of such
person; or


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(3) If any patient allowed to be absent on trial
from a licensed house under this section dobs not
return at or before the expiration of the allowed
period of absence, then, unless a certificate signed
by a government medical officer certifying that such
patient may safely be permitted to be at large is
sent to the Magistrate and also, where practicable,
to.the licensee of such licensed house, such patient
may at any time within fourteen days from the ex-
piration of such allowed period, be retaken as if he
had escaped from such licensed house, or, in case
the licensee from whose custody the patient was
allowed to be absent is unable or unwilling to resume
the care and custody of such patient, may be dealt
with as a person duly adjudged under this Ordinance
to be of unsound mind and a proper subject of con-
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(b) where the patient is to be removed
from' one licensed house to another
licensed house order the patient to be
removed to such other licensed house,
and shall in either case discharge the licensee of the
first-mentioned licensed house, accordingly.
Removal of 23. (1) Where, upon the information Upon
patient ill-
treid or oath of any person, it appears to a Magistrate that
neglected. a patient confined in a licensed house is ill-treated
or neglected, the Magistrate may order the patient
to be removed either to an institution pending the
making of a removal order in respect of such patient
or to another licensed house, and thereupon the
Form 10, licensee of the first-meitioned licensed house shall
be discharged.
(2) Where an order has been made under sib-
section (1) .of this section for the removal of a
patient from a licensed house to an institution or,
Form 11. to another licensed house the Magistrate shall issue
a warrant authorising such removal.
Release of 24. (1) Where, upon the information upon
patient. oath of any person, it appears to a Magistrate that
a patient confined in a licensed house is no longer a
proper subject of confinement, such Magistrate may
Form 12. discharge the licensee and order him to release the
patient, or may himself release the patient.
(2) Any licensee disobeying an order made
under this section shall be liable, on summary con-
viction, to a fine not exceeding forty-eight 'dollars.
Such conviction shall not be a bar to any action in
respect of the same wrong.

Apeal by 25. Where, under this Ordinance, the Magis-
trate orders the removal of a patient from a
licensed house on the ground of ill-treatment .r
neglect, or orders a patient confinedin a licensed
house to be released, the licensee may appeal against
such order, subject to the same conditions and with
the same consequences as if he had been a party
against whom a conviction was made within the
meaning of subsection (2) of section 172 of the
cap. 61. Magistrate's Code of Procedure Act.

Appeal where 26. Where, upon information being laid under
order refused.
this Ordinance that a patient confined in a licensed
house is ill-treated or neglected, or that a person
confined in a licensed house as a patient ought to
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order, an appeal shall lie to the Supreme Court, sub-
ject to the same conditions and with the same con-
sequences as if the licensee had been charged with
an offence punishable on summary conviction and
the Magistrate had refused to convict.

27. Where an order for the removal of a Execution of
order of
patient from a licensed house has been made, the removal.
court, Judge, or Magistrate making the order may
issue a warrant for the execution of the -order
directed to any person or persons whom such
court, Judge, or-Magistrate thinks fit. Any person
shall, if required by any one to whom the warrant
is directed, aid and assist in the execution of the
warrant.

INTERIM ORDERS.
28. Where notice of appeal under this Or- Interim order
in: case of
finance has been given appeal.
(a) a' Magistrate may, if he thinks ifit,
suspend the execution* of any order
made by him until the decision of the
appeal, or for any shorter period, and
upon such terms and conditions, if any,
as he thinks fit; and
(b) any Judge, upon the application of the
appellant, and, if he thinks fit, without
any notice of the application being
served upon the respondent, may, at
any time, and notwithstanding any
previous order of a Judge or Magis-
trate, make such order, subject to such
terms and conditions, if any, as he
thinks fit, as to the care of custody or
allowing to be at large, until the
decision of the appeal or for any
shorter period, of the person alleged or
adjudged to be or confined as a person
of unsound mind:
Provided that upon an appeal being or bein,7
deemed to be abandoned, any order made under this
section shall determine, and the order appealed
against'shall take effect.

CRIMINAL LUNATICS.
29. Where any person being in custody as a Prisoners of
criminal lunatic is removed from the Colony under 47 & 48 vict.
the provisions of the Colonial Prisoners Removal c. 31.
Act, 1884, the time during which such criminal
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lunatic, if under sentence of imprisonment, is de-
tained in a criminal lunatic hospital or other place
of detention shall be reckoned as having been
served under such sentence.

insanity at 30. When the term of imprisonment to which
epiraton of a person confined in a criminal lunatic hospital or
other place of detention is liable expires while such
person is in custody in such hospital-or other place
of detention, then unless the medical officer in
charge of the said hospital or other place of deten-
tion, as the case may be, by writing under his hand,
certifies that such person may safely be allowed to
be at large, such person shall, at the expiration of
his term of imprisonment, be deemed to be a pauper
patient, and may be detained in a mental hospital
as a pauper patient.
MAINTENANCE OF INSANE PERSONS.
Application 31. (1) In all cases notwithstanding any
ersoanpro- previous order made under this section the Supreme
prty, for Court, and in cases where the property of an insane
maintenance. person is of less value in the whole than the sum
of four hundred and eighty dollars, or the annual
value of such property is less than forty-eight
dollars, a Magistrate may, tipon the application, of
'Form 14. any person, make an order as to the application of
any property of a person confined under this Or-
dinance, or the income thereof, in or towards the
expenses of the maintenance 'and support of such
person, or in or towards recouping the expenses of
his past maintenance and support, or, in case any
other person undertakes to pay the expenses of such
maintenance and support, or such portion of these
expenses as the Court or Magistrate thinks fit. The
expenses of such maintenance and support, or past
maintenance and support, shall be in equity a charge
upon the real estate of the insane person in- the
same manner as if he had power to charge, and
by writing under his hand had agreed to charge, his
real estate there9vith.
S(2) The application to the Supreme Court shall
.be by motion or petition in a summary way, or in
such other manner as such Court, by a general
order made under this Ordinance, directs.
(3) Any application under this section shall be.
served upon such persons and in such manner as
the Court or Magistrate directs.
(4) Whether any order under this section is
made, suspended, or refused, the Court or Magistrate
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the applicant, and such costs shall be recoverable
by distress and sale of the insane person's personal
estate, and shall be a charge in equity upon his real
estate in the same manner as if he had power to
charge, and by writing under his hand had agreed
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32. Where, under this Ordinance, the Supreme Declaring
insane per-
Court or a Magistrate orders the property of any son a
insane person or the income thereof to be applied in trute
or towards his maintenance or support, such Court or
Magistrate may declare that such person holds such
property or income upon trust to obey the orders
of the Court or Magistrate, and thereupon the Court
or Magistrate shall have the powers conferred upon
the Supreme Court by subsection (2) of section 21 20/1939.
of the Supreme Court Act, 1939, so far as regards
the care of the real and personal estates of lunatics
and persons of unsound mind held by such lunatics,
or persons of unsound mind, upon trust or by way
of mortgage.

OFFENCES IN REFERENCE TO INSANE PERSONS.


33. Any superintendent, officer, nurse, attend-
ant, servant or other person employed in any in-
stitution who strikes, ill-treats or wilfully neglects
any insane person or patient confined in such in-
stitution shall be liable, on summary conviction, to
a fine not exceeding one hundred dollars,, or to im-
prisonment for a term not exceeding six months, or
to both such fine and imprisonment.
34. (1) Any person who rescues any insane
person or patient while being conveyed to or while
confined in any institution under this Ordinance, and
any officer or servant of any such institution who
secretes, or through wilful neglect or connivance
permits to escape, any insane person or patient con-
fined in any such institution under this Ordinance,
shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and, on conviction
thereof on indictment, shall be liable to be imprisoned
for five years.
(2) Any officer or servant of any institution
who carelessly permits any person confined therein
under this Ordinance to escape shall be liable, on
summary ,conviction, to a fine not exceeding one
hundred dollars.
35. (1) No private person shall undertake the
care or custody of any insane person unless he first
obtains, in respect of such insane person, a licence
under this Ordinance.


Ill-treatment
of insane per-
son in insti-
tution.





Rescue and per-
mitting escape
from institu-
tion.













Taking charge
of insane per-
son without'
licence.


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Ill-treatment
of insane
person in
licensed house.






Obstructing
Visiting Com-
mittee. L




Obstructing
execution of
order for
delivery or
removal.








Provision for
voluntary
treatment
without certi-
fication of
certain per-
sons.
Form 16.


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Treatment Ordinance, 1956.

(2) Any person acting in contravention of this
section shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and, on
conviction thereof on indictment, shall be liable to'
a fine not exceeding four hundred and eighty dollars,
or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two
years, or to both such fine and imprisonment.

36. Where an insane person is confined in any
licensed house, the licensee, or any nurse, servant, or
other person employed in such house -or by the
licensee, who strikes, ill-tr4ats, or wilfully neglects
such' insane person shall be liable, on summary con-
viction, to a fine not exceeding one hundred dollars,
or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding six
months.
37. Whosoever resists or obstructs any mem-
ber of the visiting Committee while visiting or
attempting to visit a licensed house, shall be liable,
on summary conviction, to a fine not exceeding fifty
dollars, or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding
three months.
38. Whosoever obstructs any person acting in
execution of an order for the delivery of an insane
person to an institution -or licensed house, or for
the removal of an insane person from an institution
or a licensed house, shall be liable, on summary
conviction, to a fine not exceeding two hundred and
forty dollars, or to imprisonment for a term not
exceeding six months.

TREATMENT OF VOLUNTARY PATIENTS IN A
MENTAL HOSPITAL.
39. (1) Any person who is desirous of
voluntarily submitting himself to treatment for
mental illness in a mental hospital (hereinafter
referred to as a "voluntary patient") and who
makes a written application to the Admriinistrator
for the purpose, may without being adjudicated a
person of unsound mind under this Ordinance or an
order issued thereunder be sent, in accordance with
the terms of an Arrangement, as a voluntary
.patient to a mental hospital.
(2) A voluntary patient received into a mental
hospital under any Arrangement may upon giving
to the medical officer in charge thereof seventy-two
hours' notice in writing leave the said hospital at
the expiration of the period of such notice.
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deemed to consent to his removal from the Colony
to a mental hospital and, subject to the provisions
of subsection (2) of this section, shall undertake
to remain therein until discharged in accordance
with the terms of an Arrangement. The said
patient shall also undertake to conform to the rules
regulating the obligations, conduct and discipline
of\ persons detained for treatment \in the mental
hospital, and, subject as aforesaid, shall further
undertake not. to leave the said hospital without
being discharged in the manner hereinbefore pro-
'vided.
(4) Subject to the provisions of subsection (2)
of this section any voluntary patient who leaves a'
mental hospital without being discharged as in this
section provided may be captured and reconveyed
thereto in accordance with. the terms of an Arrange-
ment.
(5) If any voluntary patient dies in a mental
hospital, or departs therefrom without being dis-
charged or giving notice, as required by this section,
the Adiminstrator shall be notified of the occurrence
of any of these events in the manner prescribed by
an Arrangement,
40. (1) Subject to the provisions of this Provision for
section, a person who is suffering from mental treatanre
illness and is likely to benefit by temporary treat-w ihout cer-
tification of
ment but is for the time being incapable of ex- certain
pressing himself as willing or unwilling to receive persons.
such treatment (hereinafter referred to as a
temporary patient ") may, on a written application
duly made in accordance with the provisions of this
section but without being adjudicated a person of
unsound mind under this Ordinance or an order
issued thereunder, be received as a temporary
patient in a mental hospital for the purpose of treat-
ment therein.
(2) An application under this section which
shall be in duplicate shall be in the form numbered Form 17.
17 in the Schedule, shall be made to the Administra-
tor and shall, if possible, be made by the husband
or wife, or by a relative or guardian of the
temporary patient or on the request of the husband
or wife or, if a relative or guardian, by a registered
medical practitioner, and if the application is not
so made, it shall contain a statement of the reason
why it is not so made, of the connection of the ap-
plicant with the temporary patient and of the
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(3) The application shall be accompanied by a
Form 18 recommendation in duplicate in the form numbered
18 in the Schedule, signed by two registered medical
practitioners of whom one shall be a government
medical officer.
(4) On the receipt of an application ac-
companied by a recommendation as provided in
subsection (3) of this section, the Administrator
shall take steps in accordance with the provisions
of an Arrangement to have the temporary patient
received into a mental hospital for a period not
exceeding six months.
(5) Each of the registered medical practitioners
by whom a recommendation under this section is
to be made shall, before signing the recommenda-
tion, examine the temporary patient either separately
or in conjunction with the other and shall specify
in the recommendation the date on which he so
examined the said temporary patient and the grounds
on which he bases his recommendation.
(6) A recommendation shall be of no effect for
the purposes of this section if there is a greater
interval than five clear days between the dates on
which the temporary patient ws examined by the
two registered medical practitioners respectively and
any such recommendation shall cease to have effect
on the expiration of fourteen days from the date
on which the temporary patient was examined by
the two registered medical practitioners, or if he
was examined by those practitioners on two different
dates, on the expiration of fourteen days from the
later of those dates.
(7) Where a temporary patient is sent under
-this section to a mental hospital a copy of the ap-
plication and of the recommendation accompanying
the application shall be forwarded to, the person in
charge of the mental hospital into which the
temporary patient is to be received. The person
in charge of the said mental hospital shall upon the
signed request of any person who considers himself
to be unjustly detained under such application or
recommendation furnish to him or to his authorized
representative free of cost a copy of such application
or recommendation.
(8) If a temporary patient dies in or departs
from the mental hospital where he was residing,
notice of the fact shall be given to the Administra-
tor in accordance with the provisions of the
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41. (1) Where a person has laid an informa- Protection to
tion under section 5 or signed or carried out or persons act-
done any act with 'a view to signing or carrying ing undr
out an order purporting to be an adjudication order nance.
or any report, application, recommendation or
certificate purporting to be a report, applica-
tion, recommendation or certificate under this
Ordinance or has done anything in pursuance of
this Ordinance he shall, not be liable to any civil
or criminal proceedings whether on the ground of
want of jurisdiction or-on 'any other ground un-
less he has acted in bad faith or without reason-
able care.
(2) No proceedings, civil or criminal, shall be
brought against any person in any court in respect
of any such matter as is mentioned in subsection
(1) of this section, without the leave of the
Supreme Court, and leave shall not be given unless
the Court is satisfied that there is substantial
ground for the contention that the person,
against whom it is sought to bring the proceedings,
has acted in bad faith or without reasonable care.
(3) Notice of any application under sub-
section 1(2) of this section shall be given to' the
person against whom it is sought to bring the
proceedings, and that person shall be entitled to
be heard against the application.
(4) Where on the application under this
section leave is given to bring any proceedings
and the proceedings are commenced within four
weeks after the date on which leave was so given, cap. 17.
the proceedings shall for the purpose of the Pub-
lic Authorities Protection Act, be deemed to have
been commenced on the date on which notice of
the application was given to the person against
whom the proceedings are to be brought.
MISCELLANEOUS.

42. Nothing in this Ordinance shall prejudice Prerogative
any right or prerogative of Her Majesty, or of the of crown.
Governor of the Leeward Islands on behalf ot
Her Majesty.

43. Nothing in this Ordinance shall apply to insane ersons
insane persons so found by inquisition. inquisition.

44. The Governor in Council may make Regulations.
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(a) for the maintenance and control of
institutions and for the admission to
and discharge of patients from such
institutions;
(b) for the constitution of a Visiting
Committee for licensed houses in the
manner provided by section 16;
(.c) as to the books to be kept by the
licensee of a licensed house, the
entries to be made therein, and the
returns and notices to be furnished
and given by suck licensee;
(d) generally for carrying into effect the
provisions of this Ordinance.
Forms. 45. The forms contained in the Schedule
may be used in 'all cases to which they are appli-
cable, but no such form shall in any case be
obligatory.
commencement. 46. This Ordinance shall come into operation
on a date to be appointed- by the Governor by
Proclamation published in the Gazette.


R. J. GORDON,

-Deputy President.

Passed the Legislative Council this 18th day
of May, 1956.

L. O'LOUGHLIN,


Glerk of the Council.










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SCHEDULE

Form 1.
The Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordinance, 1956.
Removal Order by Administrator Sec. 4.
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla.
STo all Constables in the: Colony
and
To the officer in charge of the mental hospital in.:....

WHEREAS by an order of the Magistrate made on
the I day of A.B. of
was adjudged to be a person of unsound mind and a
proper subject of confinement, and was by the said order
detained in an institution pending the making of an
order for his removal to a mental hospital.
NOW, THEREFORE, I do hereby order and command
you the said constables to remove the said
from the Colony and convey him to the mental hospital
in and there deliver him into the
custody of the officer in charge of the said mental hos-
pital.
AND you the officer in charge of theamental hospital
aforesaid are hereby authorized to receive and detain
the said in the said mental hospital
until he is discharged therefrom in accordance with
the provisions of the abovementioned Ordinance and
any Arrangement made thereunder, and in the event
of the said escaping from the said mental
hospital him to capture and reconvey to the said mental
hospital there to be detained until discharged, as afore-
said.
'AND for such removal from the Colony conveyance
to, and reception and detention in, the mental hospital,
or capture and reconveyance thereto, as the, case may
be, this shall be your sufficient authority.
Dated this day of 19

Administrator.

Form 2.
The Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordinance, 1956
Information upon Oath. Sec. 5 (1).
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla.
A.B., of informs the undersigned
Magistrate that he has good cause to suspect and be-
lieve and does suspect and believe that D.E., of
is a [pauper patient] person of unsound
mind and a proper subject of confinement.
Taken and sworn ..........
this day of |
before V
me, J Informant

Magistrate.










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Form 3.

The Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordinance, 1956.

Medical Certificate Sec. 5 (5).
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevisi and Anguilla.
I, R.K., a government medical officer, and being in
actual practice as a (Physician, Surgeon or Apothecary,
as the case may be) having been appointed by the
Magistrate to examine A.B. of hereby
certify that I, on the day of at
personally examined the said A.B. and I.
hereby certify that the said A.B. is a person of unsound
mind and a proper subject of confinement, and I have
formed this opinion upon the following grounds, name-
ly:-
1. Facts indicating insanity observed by myself
(here state the facts)

2. Other facts (if any) indicating insanity com-
m~unicated by others (here state' the facts and
by whom communiicated).

3. I have made enquiries of all persons known to
me who seem likely to be able to give inferma-
tion as to any facts of the previous history of
the said A.B. likely to be of service with reference
to the medical treatment. The following state-
ment contains all such facts known to me :

STATEMENT.
(If any particulars in this statement are not
known, this is to be stated)

Name of patient and christian name at length.
Sex and age.
Married, single, or widowed.
Condition of life and previous occupation, if any.
The religious persuasion as far as known.
Previous place of abode.
Whether first attack. Age (if known) on first attack.
When and where previously under care and treatment.
Duration of existing attack. Supposed cause.
Whether subject to epilepsy.
Whether suicidal.
Whether dangerous to others.
Name and christian name and place of abode-of nearest.
known relative of the patient and degree of relation-
ship.

(Add any other facts proper to be stated)

(Signed) R.K.

(Place of abode)

Dated this day of 19'










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Form 4.
The Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordinance, 1956.
Adjudication of Lunacy and committal Secs. 9
to an institution parding making and 10 (a).
of a removal order.
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla.
A.B. Informant, D.E. Respondent.
(Date)
WHEREAS on the day of A.B., of
informed me the undersigned Magistrate,
that he had good cause to suspect and believe and did
suspect and believe that D.E., of was
a person of unsound mind and a proper subject of con-
finement :
AND WHEREAS it appears to me that the said D.E.
is a person of unsound mind and a proper subject of
confinement :
AND WHEREAS, as required by the abovementioned
Ordinance, the medical certificate hereunto -annexed of
the unsoundness of mind of the said D.E. has been given.
SNOW, THEREFORE, I do hereby adjudge the said
D.E. to be a person of unsound mind and a proper sub-
ject of confinement and do hereby order thatithe said
D.E. be detained in an institution at pending
the issue of a removal order in respect of the said A.B.

Magistrate.
Form 5.
The Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordinance, 1956.
Adjudication- of lunacy and com- Sec. 10 (b)
mittal to licensed house.
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla.
A.B. Informant, D.E. Respondent.
(Date)
Whereas on the day of 19 A.B.
of informed me the undersigned Magis-
trate that he. had good cause to suspect and believe,
and did suspect and believe D.E., of to be
a person of unsound mind and a proper subject of con-
finement:
And Whereas as required by the abovementioned Or-
dinance, the medical certificate hereunto annexed of the
unsoundness of mind of the said D.E. has been given :
And Whereas F.G., of has offered to un-
dertake the care and custody of the said D.E., in his
house situate at and has requested to have
a licence granted to him for that purpose :
And Whereas I am of opinion that the said F.G.
is a proper person to have the care and custody of the
said D.E. and that his said house is suitable for
the reception of the said D.E.










SAINT CHRIS- 24 The Lunacy and Mental No. 17 of 1956
TOPHER NEVIS Treatment Ordinance, 1956
& ANGUILLA
Now, therefore, I do hereby adjudge the said D.E. to
be a person of unsound mind- and a proper subject of
confinement and I do hereby grant to the said F.G. a
license to receive the said D.E. into his said house and
i here to take care and custody of him the said D.E. and
I do hereby order'that the said D.E. be detained as a
person of unsound mind in the said house of the, said
F.G., in the care and custody of the said F.G., subject
to the provisions of the abovementioned Ordinance.

Form 6.
The Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordinance 1956.
Order of commital of pauper Patient Sec. 10 (o).
to an institution pending the making
of a removal order.
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla.
A.B. Informant, D.E. Respondent.
(Date)
WHEREAS on the day of
19 A.B., of informed
me the undersigned Magistrate that he had good cause
suspect and believe and did suspect and believe that D.E.
was a pauper patient and a proper subject of confine-
ment: ,
AND WHEREAS, as required by ,the abovementioned
Ordinance, and medical certificate hereunit annexed of
the unsoundness of mind of the said D.E. has been given.
NOW, THEREFORE, I do hereby adjudge the said D.E.
to be a pauper patient and a proper subject of confine
merit and I do hereby order that the said D.E. be detained
in an institution at pending the Isue
of a removal order in respect of the said D.E.

Magistrate.

Form 7.
The Lunacy and Mental Treatpient Ordinance, 1956.
Notice by Licensee desiring to be Sec. 21.
discharged.
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla.
To T.M. District Magistrate for District (
I, E.F., to whom on the day of
a ic'ense was granted by to
receive into my house, situate in one
A.B., a patient, and there to take the care. and custody
tf the said A.P., do hereby give you notice that I desire
to be discharged of the care and custody of the said A.B.

E.F.
Witness D.H. of
Date.










No. 17 of 1956 The Lunacy and Mental 25 SAINT CHRIS-
Treatment Ordinance, 1956 TOPHER NEVIS
& ANGUILLA
Form 8.
The Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordinance, 1956.
Order for removal of person of Sec. 22.
unsound mind from licensed
house at request of friends.
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla.
(Date)
Whereas by an order made on the day of
by Magistrate a licence
was granted to E.F., of to receive one
A.B., a- patient into his house situate at
and there to take the care and custody of
Sthe said A.B.:
,AND WHEREAS it appears to me, the undersigned
Magistrate, that the said A.B. is maintained in the said
licensed house of the said E.F. at the expense of J.H.
and K.L. and that the said J.H. and K.L. are desirous
that the said A.B. should be removed from the licensed
house of the said E.F. to the house of one Q.R. situate
at
'* (Whereprovision 'has been made for the care
and custody of a patient in a mental hospital
use the words shown below)

*AND WHEREAS the said Q.R. has applied to me for
a licence to enable him to receive the said A.B. at his
laid house, and there to take the care and custody of the
said A.B. :
AND WHEREAS I am of opinion that the said Q.R. is
a proper person to have the care :and custody of the said
A.B. and that his said house is suitable for the reception
.of the said A.B.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, the said Magistrate do hereby
discharge the said E.F. of the care and custody of the
said A.B. and do hereby order that the said A.B. be
removed from the licensed house of the said B.F. to the
said house of the said Q.R. And I do hereby grant to
the said Q.R. a licence to) receive the said A.B. into his
said house, and there to take the care and custody of him
the said A.B. And I do hereby order that Ithe said A.B.
be detained as a patient in the said house of the said
Q.R. in the care and custody of the said Q.R: subject
to' the provisions of the abovementioned Ordinance.

Magistrate.
** And Whereas provision has been made for the
care and custody of the said A.B. in a mental
alospital.
Now, therefore, I the said Magistrate do hereby dis-
charge the said E.F. of the care and custody of the said
A.B. and do hereby order that the said A.B. be removed
from the licensed house of the said E.F. to an institution
at pending the making of a
removal order in respect of the said A.B.


Magistrate.











SAINT CHRIS- 26 The Lunacy and Mental No. 17 of 1956
TOPHER NEVIS Treatment -Ordinance, 1956.
& ANGUILLA .
Formi 9.

The Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordinance, 1956.
Complaint of ill-treatment (or Sec. 23 (1).
neglect) of a persoli of unsound
mind in a licensed house.
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevil and Anguila.
of informs
Magistrate, that A.B. a patient confined in the
licensed house of E.F., situate at is ill-
treated (or neglected).
Taken and sworn this 1
day of
before me, J Informant.
Magitivrate.

Form 10.
The Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordinance, 1956.
Order for removal on ground of ill- Sec. 23 (1).
treatment (or neglect) of a person
of unsound mind from a licensed
house.
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevie and Anguilla.
On this' day of at
complaint was made to me -the undersigned Magistrate
that A.B. a patient confined in the licensed house of
E.F., situate at 'is ill-treated (Ior
negected) and I, having heard the said complaint, do
hereby order that the said E.F. be discharged of the .care
and custody of the said A.B. and do hereby further order
that the said A.B. be remmded from the licensed house
of the said E.F.
(Where patient-is to be sent to a mental
hospital use the following words)
to an institution pending the making of a removal order
in respect of the laid A.B and I hereby discharge the
said E.F. of the care and custody of the said A.B.
(Where patient is to be sent to another
licensed, house use the following words)
to the house of Q.R.; And I do hereby grant the said
Q.R. a license to receive the said A.B. into his house
and there to take the care and custody of him the said
A.B. And I do hereby further order that the said E.F.
be discharged of the care 'and custody of the said A.B.
and that the said A.B. be detained as a patient in the
said house of the saad Q.R. in the care and custody of
the said Q.R. subject to the provisions of the above-
mentioned Ordinance.
Date.
Magistrate.











No. 17 of 1956 The Lunacy and Mental 27 SAINT CHRIS-
Treatment Ordinance,. 1956; TOPHER NEVIS
& ANGUILLA
Form 11.
The Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordinance, 1956.
Warrant for the removal of a person Sec. 23 (2).
of unsound mind from a licensed house.
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla.
To T.S. W.Av. Y.Z. and
To Q.R.
Whereas by an order made on the day of
by me the undersigned Magistrate, I did order
that A.B., a patient confined in the licensed house of
E.F. situate at be removed from the
said licensed house of the said E.F. to (* the house of
you the abovenamed Q.R., situate at
)/(an institution situate at
pending the making of an order of removal in respect
of the said A.B.).
These are, therefore, to authors you the said T.S..
W.V. and Y.Z., or any or either of you, to remove the
said A.B. from the said licensed house of the said E.F.,
and him to deliver (* to you the said Q.R. at the at
the said house of you the said Q.R., where you the
said Q.R. are to receive and take the care and custody
of the said A.B.)/(*to the institution aforesaid) ; And
for so doing this shall be your warrant.
And if required in this behalf by you, or any of
\you, all constables, peace officers, and all other Her
Majesty's subjects are to be aiding and assisting in the
execution of this warrant.
Given under my hand this day of 19
Magistrate.
Delete words not applicable.


Form 12.
The Lunacy and Mental Treatment Ordinance, 1956.
Order for the release of a patient Sec. 24.
from a licenced house.
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla.
On this day of at
complaint was made before me, the undersigned
lMagistrate that A.B. patient confined in the licensed
house of E.F. situate at is no longer
a proper subject of confinement, and it appearing to
me, having heard the said complaint, that the said A.B.
is no longer a proper subject of confinement, I do hereby
discharge the said E.F. of the care and custody of the
of the said A.B., and do hereby order him the said E.F.
to release the said A.B., and him the said A.B. to suffer
to,go at large. whithersoever he will.
Date.
Magistrate.








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S1 SAINT. CHRS- 32 The Lwjiay and Mental No. 17 of 19fi6.
TOPHER NEV\S Treatment Ordinance, 19.56.
& ANGUILLA
S1. The sai
(1) is suffering from meritat illneSs;
(ii) is likely to benefit by temporary treatment ;

(iii) is for the time being incapable of expressing
himself as willing or upwiling to receive
such treatment.

-2. It is expedient with a view to the said
's recovery that he should be rece led. --n.t
Sfor h. period not, exce~g o ix
months.

(Signed)

Medical Qualiflcations.
D ate ... .. .. ............

(Signed)
SMedical Qualifcations.
Date. ...... ...... ...........


*A person in specifying the ground on which his conatdu-
sions are based, must carefully dis-.mulsb between statement .
of fact which are based upon his own obsirvatlons 4nd state
ments of fact which are-based upon communuca-lios maDe to hbu-.
by others.





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ANGUILLA





STATUTORY RULES AND
ORDERS, 1956
No. 19














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SAINT CHRISTOPHER, NEVIS AND ANGUILLA.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1956. No. 19.

Tinm 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, 833).
1. SHORT TITLE AND COMMENCEMENT. (1) These Regulations may
he cited as the Adaptation of Laws Regulations. 1956.
(2) These Regulations shall come into operation on the 1st day
of July, 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 Saint
Christopher Nevis and Anguilla 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 constitution of the said Presidency as a separate Colony.
(2) The said Acts shall as regards Saint Christopher Nevis and
Anguilla 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 ST. CHRISTOPHER. NE'VIS AND ANGUILLA CONSTI-
TUTION AND ELECTIONs ORDINANCE. The Saint Christopher. Nevis and
Anguilla 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 Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla as
a separate Colony.
5. REPEAL. The Acts set out in the Third Schedule are hereby repealed
so far as they affect Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla.

*4 and 5 Eliz, 2. 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 "Govern-
ment 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 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 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) 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 94 For section 94 the following section shall
(Coutd.) be substituted.
"Transter of 94. (1) Proceedings in bank-
l'roc edings.
ruptcy may be trans-
ferred 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 Septem-
ber, 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 bank-
ruptcy 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 "of the General Legislature,
or in any Act or Ordinance of the
Legislature of any Presidency," there
shall be substituted the words "or
Ordinance",











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


1 Bankruptcy Act 137(1) The words "of the Presidency" at the end
(Contd.) of the first paragraph shall be deleted.

137(2) The words "Act of the General Legislature
or 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.

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

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

4(1) 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 Courts of Justice 3 For the words "General Legislature" the
Fees Act words "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.

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











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


7 Debtors Act (Contd.)


10 Judgments Act


13 Merchantile Law
Amendment Act







17 Public Authorities
Protection Act


20 Registration and
Records Act


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".


First
Schedule


For the heading-
"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
(Saint Christopher, Nevis, as the
case may be) 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 and the words "Acts
and Ordinances" shall be substituted.

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

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










Cap. t Short title Section Amendment

20 Registration and 17 For the words "Act of the Colony, for a
Records Act Registrar" the words "Act or Ordinance,
(Contd.) for a Registrar" shall be substituted.

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

26(2) For the words "Chief Justice" the word
"Registrars" shall be substituted.
For the words "General Legislature" the
words "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.

32(2) For the words "General Legislature" where-
ever 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.

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

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

5 The whole section shall be deleted.

7 For the words "Leeward Islands" the words
Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla"
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 Summary Jurisdiction, Saint
Christopher Nevis and Anguilla", and












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


21 Summary Jurisdiction Act
(Contd.)


23 Unrepresented
Estates Act


24 Warrants of
Attorney Act


25 The (Colonial)
West Indian Court
of Appeal Act


26 Wills Act


countersigned by the Clerk may be used
instead of such a seal."


8(b) After the word "Act" the words "or Ordi-
nance" shall be added.

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 words "Saint Christopher
Nevis and Anguilla" shall be substituted.
The words "(or Deputy Judge)" appearing
in Form No. 1 shall be deleted.

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

24 The words "of the Presidency" shall he
deleted.

31 The words "or Commissioner" shall he
deleted.

Schedule The words "Windward Islands and" shall
be inserted before the word "Leeward" in
the heading to Form 3.

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

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


6(2) For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall be
substituted.

19 The words "any Presidency of" in the pro-
viso shall be deleted.
For the word "Presidency" in the marginal
note the words "the Colony" shall be
substituted,











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


27 Accessories and
Abettors Act


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
aforesaid" the words
shall be substituted.


28 Coinage Offences
Act


29 Convicts' Licences
Act


to be passed, as
"or Ordinance"


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

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" wherever
these words appear the word "Colony"
shall in each case be substituted.

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

2 The definition of the expression "Chief
Inspector of Police" 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 "Administrator's" shall be sub-
stituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


29 Convicts' Licences 3(3) For the words "Chief Inspector of Police"
Act (Cont'd) 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 Presi-
dency 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"
wherever these words appear the words
"senior police officer in' shall in each
case be substituted.
For the words "Chief Inspector of Police"
wherever these words appear the words
"Superintendent of Police" shall in each
case be substituted.

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
Schedule words "Saint Christopher Nevis and
Anguilla" shall be substituted.
For the words "Governor and Commander
in Chief of the Colony of the Leeward
Islands" the words "Administrator of the
Colony of Saint Christopher Nevis and
Anguilla" 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 "And I the said Governor"
the words "And I the said Administrator"
shall be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


29 Convicts' Licences
Act (Cont'd)









30 Criminal Law Amend-
ment Act


31 Criminal Procedure
Act


First For the words "Government House in the
Schedule Island of" the words "The Adminis-
trator's Office in the island of Saint
Christopher" 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 "Adminis-
trator" 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.

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 Legis-
lature" the words "other Act or Or-
dinance" 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 sub-
section shall be deleted and the words
"the Crown Attorney" substituted there-
for.

23 For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall he sub-
stituted.

34 For the words "Leeward Islands" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted,













Cap. Short title Section Amendment


31 Criminal Procedure
Act (Cont'd)


33 Forfeited Recognisances
Act


34 Forfeiture Act


56(10) For the words "Colonial Secretary" the
word "Administrator" shall be substituted
and in the marginal note of this paragraph
the word "Administrator" shall be sub-
stituted for the words "Colonial Secre-
tary."
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" wherever
they appear the word "Colony" shall in
each case be substituted.
For the words "with tile Colony" the
words "within the Colony" shall be sub-
stituted.


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


Schedule The words "Windward Islands and"
shall be inserted before the word "Lee-
ward" in the heading.
The words "Saint Christopher, or Nevis, as
the case may be" shall be inserted before
the word "Circuit" in the heading.
For the words "of the Presidency of
the words "at Basseterre" shall be sub-
stituted.


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












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


34 Forfeiture Act (Cont'd)






36 Indictments Act


38 Larceny Act


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.

2 The word "First" shall be deleted.

3(1) For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall be sub-
stituted.

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

First The word "First" in the heading shall be
Schedule deleted.
In paragraph (1) of Rule 2-The words
"\indward Islands and" shall be inserted
before the word "Leeward".
The words "(Saint Christopher or Nevis
as the case may be)" shall be inserted
before the word "Circuit".
The words "(Antigua, St. Kitts-Nevis, etc.
as the case may be" shall be deleted.
For the words "Attorney General (or
Crown Attorney of..................)"
the words "Crown Attorney of Saint
Christopher Nevis and Anguilla" shall be
substituted.
In paragraph (2) of Rule 2 for the words
"Attorney General (or Crown Attorney
of............ )" wherever these words
appear the words "Crown Attorney of
Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla"
shall in each case be substituted.
In paragraph (1) of Rule 5 for the word
"onmnission" the word "omission" shall
be substituted.
In paragraph (2) of Rule 6 for the word
owing" the word "owning" shall be sub-
stituted and the words "or of any Presi-
dency" 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 sub-
stituted.













Cap. Short title Section Amendment


39 Malicious Damage
Act



40 Abolition of Mininium
Punishment Act



41 Offences against the
Person Act


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.


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


52 The words "of the Leeward Islands"
wherever they appear 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
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.


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 sub-
stituted.
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.













Cap. Short title Section Amendment


41 Offences against the
Person Act (Cont'd)


42 Perjury Act


43 Post Office Offences
Act


46 Rewards for the
Apprehension of
Criminals Act




47 Riot Act


*72 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.

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 sub-
stituted.

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

4 After the word "Act" the words "or
Ordinance" 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
aforesaid," 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 substituted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


47 Riot Act (Cont'd)









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


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.

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
Conmnissioner 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.

3(1) For the words "Presidency in which he
serves" the word "Colony" shall be sub-
stituted.

4 For the words "any of the following
islands, namely, Antigua, Saint Christo-
pher, Nevis, Montserrat, and Tortola"
the words "the islands of Saint Christopher
or Nevis" shall be substituted.

5 For the words "any of the following islands,
namely, Antigua, Saint Christopher, Nevis
Montserrat, and Tortola" the words "the
islands of Saint Christopher or Nevis"
shall be substituted.

9(1) The words 'of the Presidency in which the
Circuit is situated" shall be deleted.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


56 Jury Act (Cont'd)


58 Exportation of Arms
and Warlike Stores Act


61 Magistrate's Code
of Procedure Act


47(1) The words ", in any Presidency," shall be
deleted.
For the words "in that Presidency" the
words "in the Colony" shall be substituted.

47(3) The words "of the Presidency to which the
rules apply" 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.


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

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.

3 In the definition of the expression "Con-
viction" the words "or any Presidency
thereof" shall be deleted.
In the definition of the expression "Offence"
the words "or in any Presidency thereof"
shall be deleted.

For Section 4 the following section shall
be substituted:-


''Division of
Colony into
districts.


4. For the purpose of holding
Magistrates' Courts, the
Colony is divided into
districts as follows:-


The island of Saint
Christopher into two dis-
tricts A and B.
The island of Nevis is
one district C. The island
of Anguilla, all small
islands and rocks adjacent
thereto, and the island of
Sombrero are one district
D."

5 For the words "Antigua and St. Christo-
pher" the words "the Colony" shall he
substituted.









19
Cap. Short title Section Amendment

61 Magistrate's Code 7 For section 7 the following section shall
of Procedure Act be substituted:-
(Contd.)
"Ex-officio 7. The Warden for the time
Magistrates. being of Nevis, and of
Anguilla, shall respectively
be ex-officio District Magis-
trate for districts C and D,
unless the Governor
appoints any other person
to be a Magistrate for
such districts."
10 For the words "of the Leeward Islands or
of any Presidency thereof" the words
"or Ordinance" shall be substituted.
For the words "such Act" the words "such
Act or Ordinance" shall be substituted.
13 The words "in any Presidency" and the
words "of such Presidency" 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 "Act of the Colony or of
any Presidency thereof" the words "Act
or Ordinance" shall be substituted.
For the word "only" the words "or an
Additional Magistrate" shall be sub-
stituted.
2) For the words "of the Colony or of any
Presidency thereof" in sub-paragraph (i)
of paragraph (d) the words "or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.
For the words "of the Colony or any Presi-
dency" in subparagraph (iii) of paragraph
(d) the words "or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.
For the words "of the Colony or any Presi-
dency 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 Presi-
dency thereof" the words "or Ordinance"
shall be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment

61 Magistrate's Code 39 For the words "for the same Presidency"
of Procedure Act the words "in the Colony" shall be sub-
(Contd.) stituted.
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 sub-
stituted.
For the words "the Presidency" the words
"the Colony" shall be substituted.
42 The words "or Presidency" shall be
deleted.

44 The words "in the lIresidency 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.
74 The words ", or in the case of an indictable
offence committed out of the Colony, to
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 words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall be sub-
stituted.
For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
114 The words "to be executed in the Presi-
dency" and the words "within Presi-
dency" in the marginal note shall be
deleted.


115 The whole section shall be deleted.










Cap. Short title Section Amendment


61 Magistrate's Code 156(2) The words "or any Presidency thereof"
of Procedure Act wherever these words appear shall be
(Contd.) 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.

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.

200 The words "of the Presidency in which the
preliminary inquiry has been held" shall
he deleted.

221 The words "of the Presidency in which they
were taken" shall he deleted.

227 The words "an inspector of police or" shall
be deleted.

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
of any Presidency thereof" the words
"or Ordinance" shall be substituted.
For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.


The words "Presidency or" wherever
these words appear shall be deleted,











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


61 Magistrate's Code
of Procedure Act
(Contd.)


64 Obcah Act


65 Prevention of
Crimes Act


253 For the words "Colonial Secretary" the
word "Administrator" shall be sub-
stituted.

256 For the words "Presidency or island in which
his district is situate for the public use
of such Presidency or island except
where other" ise provided by any Act of
the Colony or any Presidency thereof"
the words "Colony for the public use of
the Colony except where otherwise pro-
vided by any other Act or Ordinance".

259(3) For the words "General Legislature" the
w ords "Legislative Council" shall be
substituted.

260 For the words "in the Acts" the words "in
the Acts or Ordinances" shall be sub-
stituted.
For the words "Acts of the Colony or the
Presidencies thereof or of" the words
"Acts or Ordinances of the Co!ony 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 sub-
stituted.
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.

3 For the words "or Acts" the word-s "or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.

4 For the words "Shipping 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.










Cap. Short title Section Amendment


65 Prevention of
Crimes Act (Cont'd)


2 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:-


tias of 7.


persons sub-
ject to
supervision-


Every person subject to
the supervision 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 pre-
scribed 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
accordingly as such Chief
officer of police directs be
required to be made per-
sonally or by letter."


67 Small Charges Act


68 Small Tenements Act


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

First For the words "Presidency (or island of
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


"Dat











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


68 Small Tenements Act
(Cont'd)











69 Small Trespass Act



72 Commissioners for
Oaths Act


75 Alien Bankers


76 Aliens Land Holding
Regulation Act


First "Form of Warrant of Possession under
Schedule Section 7", the word "Colony" shall in
each case be substituted.
For the words "in this Presidency"
wherever 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 sub-
stituted.

3 For the words "in the Presidency in which
it is executed" the words "which has been
executed in the Colony" shall be sub-
stituted.
The words ", in that Presidency," shall be
deleted.

4 The words "Presidency or" wherever they
appear shall in each case 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 "Legisla-
tive Council" shall in each case he
substituted.

8 For the words "federal or local Act" th'e
words "Act or Ordinance" shall be sub-
stituted.

10 For the words "Colonial Secretary" the
word "Governor" shall be substituted.

16 For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall he sub-
stituted.
After the words "Crown Suits Act" the
words "or by any Ordinance amending,
repealing or substituted for the same"
shall be added.












Cap. Short title Section Amendment


76 Aliens Land Holding
Regulation Act
(Contd.)

79 Undesirable Persons
Expulsion Act


83 Local Constables Act


17(1) For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall be sub-
stituted.

2 The whole section shall be deleted.


8(1) 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.

4 For the words "the Presidency in which
such district is situate" the words "the
said district" shall be substituted.

5 For the words "Presidency of" 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,











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


83 Local Constables Act
(Contd.)


88 Emigrant Labourers
Protection Act


90 Guardianship of
Infants Act






93 Law of Property
Amendment Act


14 For the words "Presidency for which such
constable is appointed" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.

4(1) For the words "inspector or sub-inspector
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 sub-
stituted.
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 sub-
stituted.

5 For the words "inspector or sub-inspector
of police" the words "police officer" shall
he 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 words "a police officer" shall be sub-
stituted.


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 Ordi-
nance" shall be substituted.

21 For the words "Attorney General" wherever
these words appear the words "Crown
Attorney" shall in each case be sub-
stituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


94 Partition Act


93 Settled Estates Act


99 Title by Registration
Act


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

7 For the word "Acts" the word "laws" 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.

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

67 For the words "by the Chief Justice with
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.

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

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) The whole subsection shall be deleted.

19(1) The words ", with the consent of the
Governor," shall be deleted.
For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall be sub-
stituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


99 Title by Registration
Act (Cont'd)
V


19(1) 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.
For the words "Titles to Land Assurance
Fund" the words "general revenue of the
Colony" shall be substituted.
The proviso shall be deleted.


19(2) For the words "Attorney General" wherever
these words appear the words "Crown
Attorney" shall be substituted.
For the words "of the General Government"
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 he served under the
Supreme Court Act" the words "of the
Supreme Court may be served" shall be
substituted.


160 The words "of the Colony" shall be
deleted.
For the words "the various Circuits" the
words "each Circuit" 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 "the different Circuits" the
words "each Circuit" shall be substituted.


163 For the words "Full Court" the words
"Court of Appeal" shall be substituted.


164 For the words "Attorney General" wherever
these words appear the words "Crown
Attorney" shall in each case be sub-
stitutedl,












Cap. Short title Section Amendment



99 Title by Registration First For the words "under the Supreme Court
Act (Cont'd) Schedule Act" in the expression "Enter Appear-
ance" the words "in civil proceedings in
the Supreme Court" shall be substituted.
In the expression "Indefessible" the word
"challenge" shall be substituted for the
word 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.
The word "General" in the expression
"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.
In the expression "Registry" the words
"each Circuit" shall be substituted for the
words "the several Circuits" and the
word "several" shall be deleted.
The words "of the Colony" in the expres-
sion "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 Islands"
Schedule wherever these words appear in the
caption of any Form the words "Saint
Christopher Nevis and Anguilla" shall be
substituted.
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 Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla"
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 be deleted.












Cap. Short title Section Antendment



102 Acts and Ordinances 3 This section shall be renumbered "3(1)".
Act The word "General" shall be deleted.
The following subsection shall be added as
subsection (2)-

"(2) In this section the word "Governor"
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 word "Ordinances" shall be sub-
stituted.


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 sub-
stituted.


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











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


102 Acts and Ordinances
Act (Cont'd)


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

9 For section 9 the following section shall be
substituted:-
"Binding 9. At the close of each year,
and distribu-
tio n of it shall be the duty of the
Ordinances. Administrator to cause
volumes to be well and
substantially bound, con-
taining true copies of every
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 Ordin-
ances, to be forthwith
forwarded to each Circuit
within the Colony, and
lodged in the Registrar's
Office of each Circuit to
be recorded and enrolled
therein; and he shall also
furnish one such volume
to the Judge of the
Supreme Court for the
S a i n t Christopher and
Nevis Circuits and to the
Crown Attorney, to be
kept in the Court of such
Judge, and for the use of
the Crown Attorney for
the time being, respec-
tively; and he shall also
furnish a copy to the
Clerk of the Legislative
Council: and he shall also
dause a sufficient number
of such volumes to be
bound to provide for the
sale thereof, at a reasonable
price, to members of the
public:"











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


104 Marriage of British
Subject (Facilities)
Act


108 Married Women's
Property Act


110 Lepers Act


2(1) The words "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 'residency" 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.

4 The words "at Pearns in the Presidency
of Antigua and" shall be deleted.
For the words "in the Presidency of
Saint Christopher and Nevis" the words
"in the island of Saint Christopher" shall
be substituted.
For the words "leper Homes" the words
"a leper Home" shall be substituted.
For the words "to be leper Homes" the
words "to be 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.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


110 Lepers Act (Cont'd) 13 For the words "Crown law officer" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall be sub-
stituted.

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 "Crown Attorney" shall be sub-
stituted.

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.

12 For the words "a Circuit Court" wherever
these words appear the words "the
Supreme Court" shall in each case be
substituted.

14 For the words "Chief Inspector or any
other officer of the police force" the
words "senior police officer in the
Colony" shall be substituted.
For the words "and Circuit Courts" the
word "Court" 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.

18 For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall be sub-
stituted.

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

3 The words "of the Presidency to which
such ship shall belong" shall be deleted.

4 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.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


118 Distressed Colonial
Seamen Act (Contd.)


121 Public Notices Act


122 Silver Dollars Act


123 Post Office Act


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 whereon
such colonial seaman or apprentice was
last employed belonged" shall be deleted.

8 The words "of the Presidency to which the
colonial ship belonged, on which such
distressed seaman or apprentice last
served," shall be deleted.
For the words "said Presidency" the word
"Colony" 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.

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 he substituted.

7 The words "of the several Presidencies" and
the words "in the several Presidencies"
shall be deleted,











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


123 Post Office Act 10(1) The words "each of the Presidencies com-
(Contd.) 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 Ordinance to
the contrary notwithstanding," shall be
deleted.

11 For section 11 the following section shall
be substituted:-

"Appoint- 11. It shall be lawful for the Governor
ment on behalf of Her Majesty from time to
of post- time to appoint a postmaster for the
master. Colony at 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.

Schedule The words "Nevis" and "St. Kitts" shall
be deleted,











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


124 Telephone Act 3 For the words "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 tle expression "Postage
rates" the words "or Ordinance" 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.
In the definition of the expression
"Treasurer" for the words "of any Presi-
dency" the words "of the Colony" shall
in each case be substituted and for the
word "principal" the word "chief" shall
be substituted.

4 The proviso shall be amended by the
deletion of the words "in each or any
Presidency", and of the words ", and
notwithstanding" and all the words
following thereafter down to the end of
the proviso.

5 The words "Orders or rules may be made
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 and all Sub-Treasuries
and Post Offices in the Colony" shall be
substituted.

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

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

19 For the words "any Treasurer is applied to
to" the words "an application is made to
the Treasurer to" shall be substituted.
After the word "and" the word "he" shall
be added.
For the word "such" the word "the" shall
be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


135 Stamp Act (Contd.) 20(1) The words "any part of" shall be deleted.

20(2) The words "of the Presidency in which the
Court is held" shall be deleted.

22(1) The words "of any Presidency" shall be
deleted.

22(5) For the word "any" in paragraph (a) the
word "the" shall be substituted, and for
the words "the assessment of that
Treasurer" the words "such assessment"
shall be substituted.

22(6) The words "of any Presidency" shall be
deleted.

23(1) For the words "any Treasurer" the words
"the Treasurer" shall be substituted.

23(2) The words ", and shall be heard at the
next Circuit Court holden for the Circuit
in which the place is situate at which
such assessment was made," shall be
deleted.
For the words "of the Supreme Court" the
word "thereof" shall be substituted.
The words "in the same or any other
Presidency" shall be deleted.

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 subsection shall he
deleted.

30(2) The whole subsection shall be deleted.

31 The words "of the Presidency in which
they are issued" shall be deleted.

32(1) For the words "Attorney General or either
of the Crown Attorneys" wherever these
words appear the words "Crown Attorney"
shall in each case be substituted.


32(2) For the words "any Treasurer" the words
"the Treasurer" shall be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


135 Stamp Act (Contd.) 33(1) For the words "any Treasurer" the words
"the Treasurer" shall be substituted.

34(2) The words "of any Presidency" shall be
deleted.

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 \\ord "any" wherever this word
appears before the word "Treasurer" the
word "the" shall in each case be substi-
tuted.

51 The words "of the Presidency in which it
is executed" shall be deleted.

75 The words ", or the Officer Administering
the Government of the Presidency," shall
be deleted.

77 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 For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall be substi-
tuted.
The words "of the Presidency wherein such
estate is situate" shall be deleted.
After the words "Crown Suits Act" the
words "or any Ordinance amending,
repealing or substituted for the same" shall
be added.

Schedule In paragraph (b) of the expression
"Affidavit or Statutory Declaration" the
words "of any Presidency" shall be
deleted, 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.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


135 Stamp Act (Contd.)












137 Bills of Exchange Act


139 Bills of Sale Act







140 Companies Act


Schedule 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.
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 words
"Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla"
shall be substituted.
The words "in the Presidency of" shall be
deleted.

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.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


140 Companies Act 104 The words "of the Presidency wherein the
(Contd.) order shall be made" shall be deleted.

205 For section 205 the following section shall
be substituted-

"Procedure 205. Rules for the purposes of this
in winding Act may from time to time be made in
up by like manner as Rules of the Supreme
Court. 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 com-
panies by the Court."

First For the words "the Leeward Islands"
Schedule wherever these words appear in regulation
51 of Table A the words "Saint Chris-
topher Nevis and Anguilla" shall be
substituted.

Second For the words "the Leeward Islands" in
Schedule Article 24 of Articles of Association in
Form B the words "Saint Christopher
Nevis and Anguilla" shall he substituted.

141 Copyright Act Schedule The word "Federal" shall be deleted.
After the word "under" the words "the
Trade and Revenue Ordinance, 1902" shall
be inserted.
The whole of paragraphs (a), (b), (d) and
(e) shall be deleted.
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, 1902" shall be substituted,











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


141 Copyright Act
(Contd.)


144 Merchandise Marks
Act


145 Notaries Public Act


147 Patents Act


Schedule The words "of the Presidency into which
such copies may be imported" shall be
deleted.

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

The word "Federal" wherever this word
appears in subsection (6) shall in each
case he deleted.

14(1) The words "and any Presidency thereof"
shall he 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 he deleted.

4 The word "Chief" shall he 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) For the words "City of St. John in the
Presidency of Antigua" the words "Town
of Basseterre" shall be substituted.

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.

8(2) For the words "the Attorney General" the
words "a Judge in Chambers" shall be
substituted.

8(3) For the words "Attorney General" the word
"Judge" shall be substituted,












Cap. Short title Section Amendment



147 Patents Act (Contd.) 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 working
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 paragraph
(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.

28(4) For the words "Attorney General" wherever
these words appear in paragraphs (a) and
(b) the words "Crown Attorney" shall in
each case 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.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


147 Patents Act (Contd.) 42 For the words "The Attorney General may"
the words "A Judge may" shall be sub-
stituted.
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.
For the words "Attorney General" in the
marginal note the word "Judge" shall be
substituted.

415(1) For the words "Colonial Secretary"
wherever these words appear the word
"Governor" shall in each case be substi-
tuted.

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"
(5), (6), wherever these words appear in the said
(7), (8), subsections, the word "Governor" shall in
(9)&(11) each case be substituted.

45(5) The words ", or of the Attorney General"
shall be deleted.

415(12) For the words "Colonial Secretary" the
word "Governor" shall be substituted.
The words ", with the sanction of the
Governor," shall be deleted.
First For the words "City of St. John in the
Schedule Presidency of Antigua" in the Note to
Form A the words "town of Basseterre"
shall be substituted.
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 (here insert the name
of the Administrator)
Administrator of the Colony of Saint
Christopher Nevis and Anguilla" shall be
substituted.
For the words "the Leeward Islands" in the
second recital in Form D the words
"Saint Christopher Nevis and Anguilla"
shall be substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


147 Patents Act (Contd.) First For the words "Governor of the Colony"
Schedule the word "Administrator" shall be sub-
stituted.
148 Registration of United 2 For the words "Chief Registrar" in the
Kingdom Patents Act definition of the expression "Registrar" 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 The words "of the Presidency in which his
shop is situate" shall be deleted.


150 Trade Marks Act


2 The whole 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
proportions as the several Presidencies
contribute to federal expenditure" shall
be deleted.


23(2)

23(3)

24(2)


The word "Chief" shall be deleted.

The word "Chief" shall be deleted.

For the words "General Legislature"
wherever these words appear the words
"Legislative Council" shall in each case
be substituted.


39 For the words "Bank Holidays Act" the
words "Public Holidays Act" shall he
substituted.
41 For the words "General Legislature"
wherever these words appear in sub-
sections (4) and (5) the words "Legis-
lative Council" shall in each case be
substituted.
Schedule For the words "St. John, Antigua" the
words "Basseterre, St. Kitts" shall be
substituted.











Cap. Short title Section Amendment


151 Trustee Act




152 Trustee Relief Act


153 Trustee
Act


and Mortgagee


154 Weights and Measures
Act


155 Receivers of Wreck
Act


5 For the words "the Act of the Leeward
Islands, and the Acts of any Presidency
thereof" the words "any Act or Ordinance
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 words "of each and every of the
Presidencies" in the definition of
"Treasurer" and "Treasury" shall be
deleted.
7(2) The words ", with respect to any Presidency
named in such order," and the words "in
any Presidency named in such order" shall
be deleted.
8 The words "of the Presidency, to which such
order relates," shall be deleted.
13(1) The words "each and every of the Presi-
dencies of" shall be deleted.
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 Presidency"
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 word
"non-commissioned" shall be substituted.
28 The words "of the Presidency wherein such
wreck was found" shall be deleted.









46
PART II

No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


8/1928 Friendly Societies
Act, 1928


2 For the definition of the expression
savings s Bank" the following defini-
tion shall be substituted:-
"Savings Bank" means-
Barclays Bank, (Dominion, colo-
nial and Overseas).
Savings Department.
Royal Bank of Canada,
Savings Department.
The Savings Bank established
under the Savings Bank Ordinance,
1938 (No. 5/1938).
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.
9/1929 Legitimacy Act, 1929 4 For the words "Attorney General"
wherever these words appear in subsec-
tion (4) and (5) the words "Crown
Attorney" shall in each case be
substituted.
8 For the words "Federal or Local Act"
the words "Act or Ordinance" shall
be substituted.
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 su-hl legitimate person is registered"
in paragraph 2 shall be deleted. The
wo :ls "of any Presidency" and the
words "in the Presidency" in para-
graph 3 shall be deleted. The words
"of any Presidency" in paragraph 5
shall be deleted.
10/1929 Emigrants Protection 2 For the word "Presidency" in the defini-
Act, 1929 tion 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 c a s e be
substituted.
9(2) For the words '"any Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall be substituted,












No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment

10/1929 Emigrants Protection 9(3) The words "of the Presidency" where-
Act, 1929 (Cont'd) ever these words appear shall in-each
case be deleted.

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

13 The words "of the Presidency" where
these words appear after the words
"Treasury" 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(1) The words "of the Presidency" where-
ever these words appear shall in each
case be deleted.

15 For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.

16 The words "of the Presidency" where-
ever these words appear shall in each
ease be deleted.
17(1) The words "or any Presidency thereof"
in paragraph (b) shall be deleted. In
paragraph (e) for the word "Presi-
dency" 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 words "the Presidency" where-
ever these words appear the words
"the Colony" shall be sustituted. The
words "or any Presidency thereof"
slall be deleted.

18(2) 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 or-' "any -Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall be substituted.

24 The words "Governor or by the" and
the words "or Commissioner" shall be
deleted,












No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


10/1929 Emigrants Protection Schedule
Act, 1929 (Contd.)











12/1929 Overseas Nurses' 2
Pensions Act, 1927
Amendment Act, 1929

11/1930 Stamp Act Amend- 2
nient Act, 1930




6/1931 Emigrants Protection 2
Act, 1929, Amend-
ment Act, 1931
2/1932 Companies (Amend- 2(2)
ment) Act, 1932
2(5)



5/1932 Unrepresented Estates 2
(Amendment) Act.
1932
9/1932 Registration and 2
Records Amend-
ment) Act, 1932

11/1932 Courts of Justice 2
Fees (Amendment)
Act, 1932

13/1932 Receivers of Wrecks 2
(Amendment) Act,
1932
18/1932 Distressed Colonial 2
Seamen (Amend-
ment) Act, 1932


For the words ''the Leeward Islands" in
Form II the words "Saint Christopher
Ncvis and Anguilla" shall be substitu-
ted. For the word "Presidency" in
Form III the word "Colony" shall be
substituted. For the words "Leeward
Islands" 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.

The words "or of any Presidency there-
of" and the words "or any Presidency
thereof" shall be deleted.

The words and figure "(1) Section 78
is hereby repealed" and all the words
following thereafter down to and
including the words "or held"
in subsection (2) shall be deleted.

The words "of the Presidency" shall be
deleted.

The word "Chief" shall be deleted.

The words "of Antigua to the account
of the General Government" shall be
deleted.

For the words "Presidency concerned" the
word "Colony" shall be substituted.

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 word
"Treasurer" shall be substituted.

The words "of each Presidency" shall be
deleted.

The words "a Presidency or" and the
words, ", as the case may be," shall be
deleted. For the words "such Presi-
dency or Colony aforesaid" the words
"the aforesaid Government" shall be
substituted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


18/1932 Distressed Colonial 2 The words "Colonial Secretary," and the
Seamen (Amendment) words "or Commissioner" shall be
Act, 1932 (Contd.) deleted.

20/1932 Foreign Merchant 2 The whole of the definition of the
Shipping (Agreements) expression "Said Presidency" shall be
Act, 1932 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.

g F'or the words "said Presidency or the
Colony as the circumstances of each
Ca3e shall necessitate" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.

.0 The words "Colonial Secretary," and the
words "or Commissioner" shall be
deleted.


21/1932 Title by Registra-
tion (Amendment)
Act, 1932

25/1932 Summary Jurisdictiol
(Amendment) Act,
1932
26/1.932 Magistrates Code of
Procedure (Amend
ment) Act, 1932

2/1934 Arbitration (Foreign
Awards) (Amend-
ment Act, 1934




1(1/1933 Protection of Animal
Act. 1935

8/1936 Pilgrim Holiness
Church Act, 1936


4 The words "or otherwise contrary to the
provisions of section 30 of the Supreme
Court Act," shall be deleted.

o The whole section shlll be deleted.


8 I'aragraph (a) shall he deleted.

10 Paragraph (b) shall be deleted.

5 For the words "the Leeward Islands" the
words "the Colony of Saint Christopher
N c v i s and Anguilla'' shall be
substituted. The words "under section
37 of the Supreme Court Act (Cap. 22)"
shall be deleted.

s 7(1) The word "Commissioned" shall be
deleted.

Preamble The words "of the Federal Acts of the
Leeward Islands" in the last recital
shall be deleted.

Schedule The headings "Antigua," "'Montserrat"
and "Barbuda" and all the portions of
the schedule appearing thereunder shall
be deleted.


I










No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment

14/1937 The Criminal Proce- 2 The whole section shall be deleted.
dure Act, 1937
4 For the words "Attorney General''
wherever these words appear the words
"Crown Attorney" shall in eacl case bie
substituted.

5(1) For the words "Attorney Gencral" the
words Crown Attorney" shi n 1 ie
substituted.


16/1937 Police Officers
(Change of Titles)
Act, 1937


23/1.937 Dangerous IDrgs Act
1937


6 For the words "Attorney General"
wherever these words appear the words
"Crown Attorney" shall in each ease he
substituted.

8(2) For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney' shlill be
substituted.
2 The words "of the Colony" shall be
deleted. For the words '"Federal
Act' the words "Act or O)rlinance"
shall be siubstituted.

2 The following dctinition s i al 1 be
substituted for the definition of "Pre-
scribed Port in paragraph (v)-
"Prescribed Port" means the Port
of Basseterre in the Colony.
The whole of' paragraph (y) shall be
deleted.
22 The whole section shall be deleted.
23 The whole section shall be deleted.


First
Scliedlle


For the words "the Leeward Islands"
whe(Crever these words appear in Form
A the words "Raint Ihristnpher Nevis
and Anguilln" shall in ac.n case lie
substituted.
The words "P rsidienicy o'f" in the eaption
of this form shall he deleted.
For the words "the Leeward Islands" in
Form B the words "Saint Christopher
Nevis and Anguilla" shall ie sub-
stituted.
The words "Presidency of'" in the caption
of this form shall he deleted.
For the words "Presidency of" in para-
graph 3 of the General Conditions" in
Form B, the word "Colony' shall lb
substituted, and for the words "said
Presidency" the word "Colony" shall
le 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


First For the words "the Leeward Islands" in
Schedule the caption of Form C the words "Saint
Christopher Nevis and Anguilla" shall
be substituted.
The words "Presidency of" sh.ull be
deleted.
For the words "Presidency of" in para-
graph 3 o' Form C the word "Colony"
shall be substituted, and for the words
"Leeward Islands" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.
For the words "the Leeward Islands" in
Form D the words '-Saint Christopher
Nevis and Anguilla" shall be substituted.
The words 'Presidency of" in the cap-
tion of this Form shall be deleted.
For the words "Presidency of" in the
Licence for removal of dangerous drugs
intransit. the word "Colony' shall be
substituted.
For the words "the Leeward Islands" in
Form E the words "Saint Christopher
Nevis and Angu;iln" shall be substituted.
The words 'Presidency of" in the cap-
tion of this Form shall be deleted.
For the words "Presidency of" wherever
these words appear in the Diversion
Certificate the word "Colony" shall in
each case be substituted.

2 The Definition of the expression "Senior
Medical Officer" shall be deleted.

3 The whole section shall be deleted.

6 For the word "Presidency" 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.


27 The words "Federal" and "Presidential"
shall be deleted.

Schedule A For the words "Leeward Tslands" the
words "Paint (Christopher Nevis and
Anguilla" shall be substituted.
For the words the "Leeward Islands" the
words "Paint Christopher Nevis and
An guilla" sh- ll be substituted,











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


31/1937 Medical Act, S(
1937 (Coatd.)


32/1937 Stamp (Amendment)
Act, 1937















2/1938 Moir Pension
Act, 1938


3/1988 Emrployment of
Women, YounMg
Persons and
Children Act, 193S


11/1938 Sedition and
Undesirable Publi-
tions Act, 1938


12/1938 Agricultural Small
Holdings Act, 1938


lhedule B For the words "Leeward Islands" the
words' "'Saint Christopher Nevis and
Anguilla" shall be substituted.

2 For tile words '"any Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall be substi-
tuted.
The words "of that Presidency" shall be
deleted.
For the words "such Presidency" the
words "the (olony" shall be substitu-
ted.
The words "save and except" and all tha
words following thereafter down to and
including the word "Colony" shall be
substituted.
For the words "each Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall be substituted.

Preamble The words "of the Leeward Islands" shall
ile inserted after the word "Colony"
in the last Recital.

.2 The words "of the Leeward Isands" shall
be inserted after the word "Colony".
3 The words "from the public service of
of the Colony" shall be deleted.


2, The definition of the expression "Gov-
ernor in Council'' shall be deleted.

3 The words "' with respect to any Presi-
dency," shall be deleted.

2 The definition of tile expression "Colony"
shall be deleted.

5(2 For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall be sub-
stituted.

9(2) For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall be sub-
stituted.

2 The words "in the Circuit in which the
small holding to which a contract of
tenancy relates is situate" in the de-
finition of the expression "Registrar"
shall he deleted.

26 The words "or any Presidency" at the
end of the section shall be deleted.












No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


12/1938 Agricultural Schedule A For the word "Presidency" the word
Small Holdings "Colony" shall be substituted.
Act, 1938 (Contd.)


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.


11/19:19 Statute Law Schedule The figure and words "1. Bankruptcy
Revision Act, 1939 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.
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 "1il. The Magis-
trate's Code of Procedure Act." in the
first column and all the words oppo-
site the said figures and words in the
second column shall be deleted.
The figures and words "107. T he
Marriage Ordinance Legalization Act."
in the first column and all the words
opposite the said figures and words in
the second column sllhll be deleted.
The figures and words "12:3. The Post
Office Act." in the first column and all
the words opposite the said figures and
words in the second column shall bo
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 'colunin and all the
words opposite the said, figures and
words in the second column shall be
deleted,











No. and
Year


11/1939


Short title


Statute Law
Revision Act,
3939 (Contd.)


Sel


15/1939 Land Settlement
Act, 1939


16/1939 Trade Unions Act,
1939


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


Section


Amendment


ledule The figures and words "141. The Copy-
right 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 "Govtr-
nor 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 be deleted.
2 The words "of the Presidency wherein a
trade union is established' in the defini-
tion of the expression "Registrar'' shall
be deleted.
15(2) The words "or 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 Presi
dency" shall be deleted.

32 Tile words "of the Presidency wherein a
trade union is established" shall be
deleted.

34(3) The words "of aly P'residency" 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 'residency con-
cerned"' shall be deleted.


_ ~__IICrr____________)~___


~ __ __~_











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment

20/1939 Supreme Court Act, 3 For the words "Federal Acts" the words
1939 "laws of the Colony" shall be substi-
tuted.
For the words "said laws" the words
"said Imperial laws" shall be substi-
tuted.

4(1) For the words "in any Presidency" the
words "in the ('olony' shall be
substituted.
F'or the words fromi the Presidency"' the
words "from the Colonyv" shall be
substituted.

4(3) 'or the word 'Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
For the words "Federal or local Act"
in pagragraph (c) the words "Act or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.
F'or the words "Federal or local Act"
in .paragraph (d) the words "Act or
Ordinance" shall be substituted.

5(2) For the words "Presidency of Saint
Christopher aidl Nevis" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.

6 For the word "Every" the word "The"
shall be substituted.

7(1) The words ". The Regi:atr: of the Virgin
Circuit shall be the Taxing Master
thereof." shall be deleted.
The words "The Registrar of the Virgin
Islands Circuit shall be the Taxing
Master thereof. The Registrar of the
Montserrat Circuit shall be the Taxing
Master thereof" shall be deleted.
The proviso to this section shall be
deleted.

8 For the expression "a Registrar"
wherever this expression appears the
words "the Registrar" shall be substi-
tuted.
For the words "such Registrar" the words
"the Registrar" shall be substituted.

10(1) Between the word "bailiff" and the word
"provided" the words "for the Court"
shall be inserted.


10(2) The words "of the Presidency in which
the bailiff serves" shall be deleted.











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 (Amendment
Act, 1.941













7/1940 Malgistrate's Code of
Procedure (Amend-
ment) Act, 1942


5/1943 Summary Jurisdiction
(Amendment) Act, 1943



6/1943 Leeward Islands
Battalion Act, 1943


13(2) The words "Attorney General or" shall
be deleted.
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
Ordinance'" shall be added.

33 The words "of the Presidency within the
limits" and all the words following
thereafter 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"
wherever this expression appears in
paragraph (b) the words "the Colony"
shall in each case le substituted.

3 Paragraph (a) shall be deleted.
) In paragraph (b), for the words "Presi-
dency of Saint Christopher and Nevis"
the word "Colony" shall be substituted.
Paragraphs (d) and (e) shall be deleted.

5 The word "Antigua," shall be deleted.
The word "and" shall be substituted for
the comma after the word "Christo-
pher".
The words ", Montserrat and the Virgin
Islands" shall be deleted.
For the letter "K" the letter D" 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.


The whole of paragraphs (i) (iv) and (v)
shall be deleted.


3 The whole of paragraphs (i) (iv) and (v)
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,











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


2/1944 Lepers (Amendment)
Act, 1944
5/1944 Labour (Minimum
Wage) Act, 1944













11/19-14 Land Acquisition
Act, 1944


18/1944 Adoption of Child-
ren Act, 1944


21/1944 Title by Registration
(Amendment) Act,
1944

24/1944 Larceny Act, 1.944


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.

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 "C'olony'' 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 t h e words "Every Registrar-
General" the words "The Registrar-
General" shall be substituted.
The words "each of the Presidency 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
"olher Act or Ordinance" shall be
substituted.
For the words 'such other Act" the
words "such other Act or Ordinance"
shall be substituted,











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment

25/1944 Quarantine Act, 3(3) The words "in iacli Presidency or island
1944 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 tIl(,hese words :'llpear in this
subsectionl th e words "Legislative
Council" shall in e'acl case be substitu-
ted.
4(4) For the words "General Legislature" the
words "Legislative Coi.ncil shall be
substituted.
9(1) The words "in each Presidency of the
Colony" sIhall be deleted.
For the words "such Presidency" the
words "the Colony'' shall be substituted.
)(3) The words "iin a Presideney" shall be
deleted.
For the words "such Presidency" the words
'the Colony" slall 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 "anyv Presidency of" and the
words "at suhli Presideney" in uara-
graph (1) of regulation 7 shall be
deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in para-
graph (2) of regulation 8 shall be
deleted.
Thle words "of any Presidency" in para-
graph (1) of regulation 14 shall be
deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in sub-
paragraph (a) of paragraph (1) of
regulation 17 shall be deleted.
The words ;any Presidency of" in
regulation 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.











No. and
Year Short time Section Amendment


25/1944 Quarantine Act 1944 First
(Contd.) Schedule


The words "of a Presidency" in para-
graph (1) of regulation 21 shall be
deleted.
The words "a Presidency of" in rcgula-
lion 22 shall be deleted.
The words "any Presidency of" in regula-
tion 23 shall be deleted.
The words "any Presidency of"' in rigu-
Intion 24 shall be deleted.
The words "any, Presidency of" in regu-
lation 2(i shall be deleted.
T'", words "any Presidency of" in para-
graph (1) of regulation :1 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.
For the words "of the Presidency where
the same was forfeited" in paragraph
(3) of regulation 39 the words "of the
Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "a Presidency of" in Iara-
graph (b) of regulation 11 shall be
deleted.


Schedule A The words "any Presidency of" appearing
Under 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.


4/19453 Intestates Estates
Act, 194.3

7/1945 Iummnigration and
Passport Act, 1945


Second The words "any Presidency of" wherever
lchedul' these words appear in paragraph (1) of
the regulations 5, 6, 7 and 9, and in
regulations 10, 11 and 12 shall in each
case be deleted.
1U(1) The words "or any part thereof" shall be
deleted.

2(1) For the words "the law of any Presi-
dency" in the definition of the ex-
pression "port of entryy' the words
Regulations made under section 32 of
this Act" shall be substituted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment

7/1945 Immigration and 3(1) The word "such" shall be inserted
Passport Act, 1945 .between the words "appoint" and
(Con fd.) "immigration'".
The words "such of the islands of" shall
be deleted.
5 The words '"of the Presidency of" in para-
graph (b) shall be deleted.
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.
11/19.15 Criminal Procedure 3 The following amendments shall be made
(Amendment) Part to PART III of the Principal Act as
Act, 1945 (III) replaced by this section:-
In section 14A for the words "Attorney
General" wherever these words appear
the words "'Crown Attorney" shall in
each case be. substituted.
In subsection (1) of section 14l for the
words "Attorney General" wherever
these words appear the words "Crown
Attorney" shall in aneh ease ie
substituted.
In subsection (2) of section 141 for the
words "Attorney General" the words
Crown Attorney" shall be substituted.
3 The following amendments shall be made
(Part to Part IV of the Principal Act as
IV) replaced by this section:-
In section 16(1) the figure and symbols
"(1)" shall be deleted and in the proviso
to the said section for the words
"Attorney General" the words "Crown
Attorney" shall be substituted.
2/!11r6 x'Ingistratc's Code 3 The whole section shall be deleted.
of Procedure (Amend-
ment) Act, 1946
:/19.16 Unrepresented 3 The words "of the Presidency" shall be
Estates (Amendment) deleted.
Act, 1946
4/1946 Registration of 2 The words "in the various Circuits of the
United Kingdom Colony" in the definition of the
Trade Malrks Act, expression "Court" shall be deleted.
1946 For the words "Antigua Circuit" in the
definition of the expression "Registrar"
the word "Court" shall be substituted,










No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


1/1947 Small Charges
(Amendment) Act,
1947



1/1918 Matrimonial Causes
Act, 1948



8/19T H-nimll Charges
(Amendluent) Act,
1948

!)/1918 Diplomatic Privileges
(Extension) Act,
1948

1.1/1918 Magistrate's Code of
Procedure (Amend-
ment Act, 1948
9/19-9 Guardianship of
Infants Act,
1949















1U/1949 Juvenile Act, 1919




11/1919 C(oroners Act, 194)1


2 For the words "any Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall be substitu-
ted.
The words "of the Presidency" shall be
deleted.
8(2) For the words "means the Attorney-
General and includes a Crown
Attorney" the words "means the
Crown Attorney" shall be substituted.

3 Tlhe words ", or ol' the Administrator or
of the Commissioner of any Presidency"
shall be deleted.

3 For the. words General Legislature"
wherever these words appear, the words
Legislative Council" shall be substitu-
ted.
2 The whole of this section shall be
deleted.

First The word "Presidency" wherever it
Schedule appears in the first column immediately
above the word "Antigua", the word
"Montserrat" and the words "Virgin
Islands" shall be deleted.
The words "Antigua", "Montserrat" and
"Virgin Islands" wherever these words
appear in the first column, and all the
words opposite thereto in the second,
third and fourth columns shall be
deleted.
For the word "Presidilency" where it
appears in the first column immediately
above the word "Montserrat" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted.
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.
2 The definition of the expression "Attor-
ney General" shall be deleted.
40(2) For the words "Attorney General" the
words Crown Attorney" shall be
substituted.

43 For the words "Attorney General"
wherever these words appear in sub-
sections (1) and (2) the words "Crown
Attorney" shall in each case be substi-
tuted.










No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment

11/1949 Coroners Act, 1949 44 For the words "Attorney General"
(Contd.) wherever these words appear the words
"Crown Attorney" shall in each case
be substituted.
45(1) For the words "Attorney General" in
paragraph (b) the words "Crown
Attorney" shall be substituted.
46 For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney" shall be
substituted.
47 For the words "Attorney General" the
words "Crown Attorney shall be
substituted.
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 Saint Christopher Nevis
and Anguilla" shall be sustituted.
The words "Presidency of" wherever
these words appear in the caption of
all Forms shall be deleted.
In the Form bearing the caption "Form
Of Inquisition (with Jury)" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted for the
word "Presidency" appearing immedi-
ately before the words "duly sworn".
In the Form bearing the caption
"Warrant Of Apprehension" the follow-
ing amendments shall be made-
For the words "within the Presidency"
the words "within the Colony" shall
be substituted.
For the the word "Presidency" the word
Colony" shall be substituted.
For the words "the said Presidency" the
words "the said Colony" shall be
substituted.
In the Form bearing the caption
"Warrant of Commitment" the follow-
ing amendments shall be made--
For the words "for the Presidency of"
the words "for the said Colony of" shall
be substituted.
For the word "Presidency" the word
"Colony" shall be substituted,









No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


11/1949 Coroners Act, 1949
(Contd.)


13/1949 Telecommunientions
Act, 1949


















17/1949 Trade Unions
(Amendment) Act,
1949
4/1090 Currency Act, 1950


In the Form bearing the caption
"Warrant of Detainer" for the word
Presidency' the word "Colony" shall
in each case be substituted.
In the Form hea ring the caption
"Order to bring up Prisoners for
Examination the following !u.n d-
ments shall be made-
For the words 'this Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall be substi-
tuted.
For the words in I. i." of" the word
"Colony" shallt be substituted.
2(1) In the definition of the expression "tele-
comnmnications officer" the words "in
a Presidency" shall be deleted.
3 The words "each Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
6(1) Tile words "For tlIe purposes of this
subsection Governor-in-Council" means
ilt" Governor with the advice of the
Executive Council of a Presidenvc shall
be deleted.
Schedule All the words in the first column shall be
deleted and the Ordinances specified in
the second and third columns opposite
the words "Antigua ", "Montserrat"
and "Virgin Islands" shall also be
deleted.
5(d) For the words "a Legislative Co:ncil in
the Colony" the words "the Legislative
Council" shall be substituted.
3 For the words "the Leeward Islands" the
words "Antigua, Saint Christopher
Nevis and Anguilla, and Montserrat"
shall be substituted.
After section 3 the following section shall
be inserted:-


''Declaration
that Agree-
ment bind-
ing on
Colony.


3A. With a view to the ful-
filment of the Agreement
in and by the Colony, the
terms and conditions of
the Agreement are, hereby
ratified, and it' is hereby
declared that lhe Agree-
ment shall for the pur-
poses of this Act be
treated as though, the
Government of the Colony
had originally been a
signatory thereto,"










No. and
Year Short title Sectiqn Amendment

4/1950 Currency Act, 1950 8 For section 8 the following section shall
(Could.) be substituted:-
"Meeting of S. Any sum wh ic h is
deficiencies
in Fund of required to meet any
Income deficiency in the Currency
Account.
Fund or the Income
Account and which the
Colony is liable to make
good under the terms of
t h c Agreement shall
forthwith on demand of
the Board be issued
under the warrant of the
Governor out of the
agsneral revenue ".
First For the words 'the Leeward Islands'' in
Schedule the first paragraph the words "Saint
Christopher Nevis and Anguilla" shall
be '-ubstituted.
7/1950 Prison (Extramural 2 In the definition of the expression
Sentences) Act, "Extramural Prison Officer" the words
1950 "in a Iresidency" shall be deleted.
3(1) For the vords "any Presidency" the
words "the Colony" shall be substitu-
ted.
:/1950 Consular Conventions 4(1) The words "of any Presidency of the
Act, 1950 Colony" in paragraph (a) shall be
deleted.
6(3) The word "General" shall be deleted.
9/1950 Antibiotics and 3(2) The words "the several Presidencies of"
Therapeutic Substances and the words "in each Presidency"
Act, 1950 shall be deleted.
15 The words "of the Leeward Islands"
shall be deleted.
10/1950 Quarantine (Amend- 2 The words "each Presidency of" shall be
ment) Act, 1950 deleted.
For the words 'in each Presidency" the
words "in the Colony" shall be substi-
tuted.
3 The whole section shall be deleted.
Schedule The whole Schedule shall be deleted.
11/1950 Magistrate's Code 2 The words "of the Presidency in which
of Procedure (Amend- the district is situated", and the words
ment) Act, 1950 "of such Presidency" shall be deleted.
6/1951 Post Office Offences 2 For the words "of a Presidency" the
(Amendment) Act, words "of the Colony" shall be
1951 substituted.











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


6/1951 lost Office Offences 5 For the words "of a Presidency" the
(Amendment) Act, 19.51 words "of the Colony" shall be
(Contd.) substituted.

7/1951 Coroners (Amend- 3 For the words "any Presidency" the words
nient) Act, 1951 "the Colony" shall be substituted.
The words "of the Presidency in which
such death occurs' shall be deleted.

12/1951 Police Act, 1951 2 For the definition of the 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) of section
;; of this Act as '"B" Division;
In tle 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 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 "B"
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.

8 After the word "Lovernor" the words
"of the Leeward Islands" shall be
added.












No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


12/1951 Police Act, 1951
(Contd.)


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 ''Covernor" the words
"of the Leeward Islands" shall be
added.
For the words "Gazetted Police Officer"
the words "police officer" shall ie
substituted.
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 The words "of the Presidency concerned"
shall be deleted.
For the words "Gazetted Police Officer"
the words "police officer" shall be
substituted.
The words "in wlich the same have been
incurred" shall be deleted.
40(1) For the words "Gazetted Police Ofileor"
the words "police officer" shall ie
substituted.
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 Tslands" shall be
inserted,











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment

12/1951 Police Act, 1951 46 After the word "Governor" the words
(Contd.) "of the Leeward Islands" shall be
inserted.

55 After the word "Governor" the words
"of the Leeward Islands" shall he
inserted.
56 After the word "Governor" wherever
this word appears the words "of the
Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
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 he
inserted.
60 After the words "The Governor" at the
beginning of the section the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be inserted.
After the word "Governor" in the pro-
viso the words "of the Leeward Islands"
shall be added.

62(1) The following subsection shall be substi-
tuted for subsection (1):-
"Canteen. 62. (1) There may be estab-
lished with the approval
of the Commissioner a.
police canteen in "B"
Division at which the
keeper thereof may sell
intoxicating liquors by
retail to members of the
Force."
62(2) Ior the words "such canteens" the words
"the canteen" shall be substituted.

64 After the word "Governor' the words
"of the Leeward Islands" shall he
inserted.
65 For the words "Gazetted Police Officer in
charge of a Division" the words
"police officer in charge of the Divi-
sion" shall he substituted.

66 After the word "Governor" the words
"of the Leeward Islands" shall be
inserted.
67(1) For the words "in Conncil" the words "of
the Leeward Islands" shall be substitu-
ted,











No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


12/1951 Police Act, 1951
(Contd.)


68(1) The words "Governor, or the" shall be
deleted.
For the words ''or Commissioner of a
Presidency" the words "of the "Colo-
ny" shall be substituted.
68(2) The words "for service within the Pre-
sidency 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 "the Governor or" shall be
deleted.
For the words "or Commissioner of a
Presidency" 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.
75(1) The words "the Governor, or" 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 sub-
stituted.
The words "in the Presidency" shall be
deleted.
For the words "within the Presidency" the
words "within the Colony" shall be sub-
stituted.
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 was serving" the words "the
Colony" shall be substituted.
76(4) The whole of this subsection shall be
deleted.
84(4) For the words "Gazelted Police Officer"
the words "police officer" shall be sub-
stituted.












No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


12/1951 Police Act, 1951
(Contd.)


5/3953 Police (Amend
ment) Act, 1953


33/1953 Immigration and
Passport (Amend-
ment) Act, 1953


14/1953 Supreme Court
(Amendment) Act,
1953


84(4) The word "the" appearing immediately
after the words "transmitted to" shall
be deleted.


84(5) The word "the" appearing immediately
after the words "transmitted to" shall
be deleted.


87 Tle words "Federal" and "Presidential"
respectively shall be deleted.


After the word "Governor" wherever this
2 word appears the words "of the Lee-
ward 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 ease be inserted.


3 The words "a Presidency of" shall be
deleted.
For the .expression "a Presidency" in
paragraph (a) the words "the Colony"
shall be substituted.
For the expression "a Presidency" at the
end of paragraph (b) the words "the
Colony" shal:l be substituted.
For the words "found in :1 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 shnll be deleted.


4 For tlhe words "Attorney General"
wherever these words appear "li. silb-
section (2) the words "Crown Attorney"
shall in each ease be substituted,










No. and
Year Short title Section Amendment


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

6/1954 Praedial Larceny
(Prevention) Act,
1954


13/1954 Magistrate's Code
of Procedure
(Amendment) Act,
1954


2 The word "General" shall be deleted.



2 in lth dcfiinition of the expression
"declared irec.'" 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(19 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-
corned" 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 con-
cerned" the words "senior police officer
in the Colony" shall be substituted.

14(2) For the words "or Commissioner of the
Presidency concerned, as the case may
le," the words "of the Colony," shall
lie substituted.

24(1) For the words "police officer in charge
of the Division in which lie resides"
in paragraph (d) the words "senior
police officer in the Colony" shall be
substituted.

25(3) The words "of the Presidency concerned"
shall be deleted.

2(1) For the words "Presidency in which his
district is situate" the word "Colony"
shall be substituted.




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