TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO.
AN ORDINANCE to provide for a Close Season for Deer
[L.S.] ... .
S. W. KNAGGS,
4th November, 1912.
BE it enacted by the Governor of Trinidad and Tobago
with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council
thereof as follows:-
1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Deer Protection ShortTitleand
Ordinance, 1912, and shall only apply to the Island ofapplication.
2. Any person who between the first day of January close season.
and the thirty-first day of August, both inclusive, in any
(a.) Kills, wounds or takes a deer; or
(b.) Exposes or offers for sale or purchases or has in
his possession a deer or any part thereof so
killed wounded or taken:-
is liable on conviction before a Stipendiary Justice of the
Peace to a fine not exceeding 10 or in default of payment
to imprisonment, with or without hard labour, for a period
not exceeding three months.
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No. 42. Deer (Tobago.) 1912.
Forfeiture. 3. Any deer or part of a deer in respect of which a
conviction takes place shall be forfeited to His Majesty and
shall- be dealt with in such manner as the Court in which
the conviction takes place shall direct.
scientific 4. Notwithstanding anything in this Ordinance contained,
purposes. the Governor may by writing under his hand authorise any
person for such time and subject to such conditions as he
thinks fit for scientific purposes to kill wound or take
Passed in Council this Twenty-third day of October, in
the year of Our Lord one thousand nine hundred and
Acting Clerk of the Council.