MONDAY, 1ST JANUARY, 1951.
NEW YEAR HONOURS.
It is hereby notified that His
Majesty the KING has been gracious-
ly pleased to appoint-
Mrs. ANNTE MAUD LOCKER-ALLEN,
Head Teacher of the Basseterre
Girls' School, St. Kilts, to be a Mem-
ber of the Most Excellent Order of the
BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
WHEREAS by section ? of the
Leeward Islands Act, 1871, it is pro-
vided tha: a Bill reserved for the
signification of His Majesty's pleasure
shall take effect so soon as His
Majesty shall have given his assent
to the same by Order in Council, and
the Governor shall have signified
such assent by message to the Coun-
cil or by proclamation:
AND WHEREAS the Governor has
reserved for His Majesty's pleasure
thereon a Bill passed by the General
Legislative Council on the 20th day
of July, 1950, entitled "The Gover-
nor's Emoluments Act, 1950 ":
AND WHEREAS His Majesty has
by Order by and with the advice of
His Majesty's Privy Council, made
the 9th day of October, 1950, declared
his assent to the said Bill:
NOW, THEREFORE, I KENNETH
WILLIAM BLACKBURNE, a Companion
of the Most Distinguished Order of
Saint Michael and Saint George, an
Officer of the Most Excellent Order
of the British Empire, Governor and
Commander in Chief in and over the
Colony of the Leeward Islands and
Vice Admiral of the same, do by this
my proclamation declare that His
Majesty has by Order in Council
dated the 9th day of October, 1950,
assented to the Governor's Emolu-
ments Act. 1950, and that the said
Act shall take effect as and from the
1st (lay of January, 1951.
GIVEN at the Government House,
Antigua, this 29th day of
December, 1950, in the fifteenth
year of His Majesty's reign.
GOD SAVE THE KING!
The following Act is circulated
with this Gazette and forms part
No. 3 of 1950, "The Governor's
Emoluments Act, 1950."
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands, by E. M. BLACKMAN,
Government Printer.-By Authority
No. 3 of 1950. Governor's Emoluments. LEEWARD
SI reserve this Bill for the
[L.S.]. signification of His Majesty's
P. D. MACDONALD,
28th July, 1950.
No. 3 of 1950.
[1st January, 1951.]
An Act to regulate the emoluments and allowances
attached to the office of the Governor.
BE IT ENACTED by the Governor and
General Legislative Council of the Leeward Islands
1. This Act may be cited as the Governor's Short title.
Emoluments Act, 1950.
2. The emoluments attached to the office of Emoluments
Governor of the Colony shall consist of- Goveor.
(a) salary at the rate of ten thousand
five hundred and sixty dollars per annum;
(b) duty allowance at the rate of four
thousand eight hundred dollars per annum.
3. (1) The Governor shall, when absent on Emoluments
duty from the Colony or when full pay leave owhen boven
either on vacation or on ground of ill-health is or on leave.
granted to him by the Secretary of State, receive
during the period of such absence or leave the
emoluments at the rate specified in paragraph (a)
of section 2 of this Act.
(2) If the Governor be on leave other than as
provided for in subsection (1) of this section and
another officer be sworn to administer the Govern-
ment, then the Governor shall, during such leave,
receive emoluments at one-half the rate specified in
paragraph (a) of section 2 of this Act.
4. The officer administering the Govern- Emoluments
meant of the Colony during the absence or leave Uovernor.
LEEWARD 2 Governor's Emoluments. No. 3 of 1950.
therefrom of the Governor shall, irrespective of the
emoluments received by the Governor during such
absence or leave, receive emoluments as follows:-
(a) half the rate of salary of his sub-
(b) half the rate of salary specified in
paragraph (a) of section 2 of this Act; and
(c) the duty allowance specified in para-.
graph (b) of the said section 2.
Apportion- 5. The emoluments specified in section 2 of
meant of this Act shall be deemed to be an expense of the
34 & 35 Vict. nature referred to in section 25 of the Leeward
c. 107. Islands Act, 1871, and sections 25 and 26 of the
said Act shall apply accordingly.
Car and 6. (1) On the coming into force of this
wsubsisnce section, the following allowances shall be paid to
the officer for the time being administering the
Government of the Colony:-
(a) an allowance for the upkeep of a
motor car at the rate of seven hundred and
twenty dollars per annum;
(b) a subsistence allowance of twenty-five
dollars and twenty cents for each day when
absent on duty from the headquarters or seat
of Government of the Colony.
(2) This section shall come into force on the
1st day of January, 1951.
Repeal, 7. (1) Subject to the provisions of sub-
9/1930. section (2) of this section, the Governor's Salary
1937. Act, 1930, and the Governor's Salary (Amendment)
Act, 1937, are hereby repealed.
(2) Section 6 of the Governor's Salary Act,
1930, shall continue in force until the 31st day of
December, 1950, and shall then be repealed.
11; o., 3 of 1960.
8. This Act shall, save as otherwise ex- Commence-
pressly provided in this Act, be deemed to have corne ment.
into operation on the 1st day of January, 1950.
P. D. MACDONALD,
Passed the General Legislative Council this
20th day of July, 1950.
A. E. PENN,
Clerk of the Council.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Ialan&,i
by E. M. BLACKMAN, Government Printer.-'By Authority.