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ments for passage. Governor, to make all necessary and proper

enquiries and arrangements for the passages of any persons assisted under this Act.

Repeal. 7. The several Acts mentioned in the schedule to this Act are hereby repealed to the extent mentioned ; provided that

(1.) Any rule order or bye-law now in force whether made under any enactment hereby repealed or not shall continue in force until otherwise provided ; and

(2.) Any officer appointed under any enactment hereby repealed shall continue and be deemed to have been duly appointed under this Act; and

(3.) Any enactment or document referring to any Act or enactment hereby repealed shall be construed to refer to this Act or to the corresponding enactment in this Act.

(4.) This repeal shall not affect
(a) The past operation of any enactment

hereby repealed nor any thing duly
done or suffered under any enact-

ment hereby repealed ; or (%) any right, privilege, obligation, or lia

bility acquired, accrued, or incurred under any enactment hereby repealed;

or

(c) any penalty, forfeiture, or punishment

incurred in respect of any offence committed against any enactments

hereby repealed; or (d) any investigation, legal proceeding or

remedy in respect of any such right, privilege, obligation liability, penalty, forfeiture or punishment as aforesaid; and any such investigation, legal proceeding and remedy may be carried

on as if this Act had not passed ; or (e) any Act in which the enactments here

by repealed have been applied, incor

porated or referred to. (5.) This repeal shall not revive any enact ment, right, office, privilege, matter or thing not in force or existing at the pasing of this Act.

Extent of Repeal.

SCHEDULE

Date of Act.

Title of Act.

21st March 1840..

An Act to amend two certain Acts of this Island,

one entitled “ An Act to prevent the clandes-
"tine deportation of young persons from this

Island”, and the other entitled “An Act
"to regulate the emigration of labourers from
“this Island, and to protect the labourers in
"this Island from impositions practised on
"them by emigration Agents.

The whole Act.

22nd September 1810 An Act to amend An Act. entitled, “ An Act to

amend two certain Acts of this Island, one
entitled • An Act to prevent the clandestine de-
portation of young persons from this Island,
and the other entitled “An Act to regulate the
emigration of labourers from this Island, and to
protect the labourers in this Island from impo-

sitions practised on them by emigration agents”. The whole Act.
25th October 1880... An Act to provide for assisting indigent persons not

being natives of Barbados to leave this Island. The whole Act. 15th June 1881 An Act to assist persons under certain conditions

to emigrate to the neighbouring colonies...... The whole Act.

CAP. XIV.

BE

oners

(Assented to 21st March 1891.)
BARBADOS
An Act to consolidate and amend the Acts of

this island relating to Coroners.
E it enacted by the Governor, Council,

and Assembly of this Island, and by the authority of the same as follows ;

Short title. 1. This Act may be cited as " The Cor

Act, 1891." Appointment salaries, and residence. ?.. (1) The Coroners of this Island shall

Number of Coron. be six in number, that is to say, one for the

ers and districts. parish of Saint Michael, including the City of Bridgetown, which shall form one district, to be called district "A"; one for the parishes of Christ Church and Saint George which shall form another district to be called district “B”; one for the paris bes of Saint Philip and Saint John which shall form another district, to be called district “C”; one for the parishes of Saint Thomas and Saint James which shall form another district to be called “D"; one

for the parishes of Saint Peter and Saint Lucy, which sball form another district to be called district “E”; and one for the parishes of Saint Andrew and Saint Joseph which shall form another district, to be called district “F.". (2.) The Coroner of district “A,” shall Salaries of Coron

a salary of one hundred and fifty ers. bunds per annum, the Coroners of districts “Band C,” shall each be paid a salary of one hundred pounds per annum ;

district

be paid

and each of the Coroners of the other districts shall be paid a salary of eighty pounds per annum out of the public treasury in the usual manner by warrant of the Governor

in Executive Committee. Police Magistrate to continue coron

(3.) The present police magistrate of diser in District B.

trict “B” who is now performing the duties of Coroner in that district shall be the Coroner for that district on this Act coming

into operation. Governor to fill

(4.) It shall be lawful for the Governor, vacancies

whenever a vacancy shall occur by death. resignation or otherwise, in the Office of coroner of

any

of the above mentioned districts to appoint some fit and proper per

son to fill the office. Coroners to reside within limits

(5.) Each Coroner shall reside within the of their districts.

district of which he is Coroner, unless from special circumstances, the Governor shall see fit to dispense with this requirement; and in case of inability from illness or cther good and sufficient cause, any Coroner shall be prevented from attending to hold any inquest within his district, it shall be lawful for the nearest Coroner to the place where such inquest shall be held, or it shall be lawful for the Coroner so unable to act, to depute in writing under his hand, any Justice of the Peace of either of the parishes comprised in his district, to hold such in quest, and on the holding of such inquest, the said nearest Coroner or Justice of the Peace so deputed shall have all the like powers and authorities as the Coroner bimself would have if he held such inquest. Provided that in any case where the Coroner is unable to act, and the nearest Coro. ner or any Justice of the Peace is required to act in his place, the Coroner so unable to

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