Collection of the Most Important Laws, Ordinances, Publications Etc., Valid in or Referring to the Danish West India Islands, and Issued Since the Colonial Law of the 26th of March 1852

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1884. Excerpt: ... 11 May. or the third year, shall pay into the immigration-fund an amount equal to V part of the total expenses for introducing the immigrant into the Island, but within such limits in regard to the amount thus to be paid, as may be fixed by the Government after previous deliberation with the colonial council. 3. The immigration-fund shall be administered by the Government, who will every year furnish the colonial council with a statement of the means belonging to the fund, and also lay before the council for its approval an estimate of the revenue and expenditure of the said fund for the following financial year.--To which all concerned have to conform. 1868. PROVISIONAL ORDINANCE for abolishing the qwirt-per cent tax on outstanding capitals in the Islands of St. Thomas 4 Jan an '-Joh"s (sanctioned by royal resolution of the 5th of October 1870.) In virtue of sec. 3 of the colonial law of the 27th of November 1863, I have provisionally sanctioned the following ordinance, adopted by the colonial council of St. Thomas and St. Johns.--The tax of 1U per cent, imposed by the ordinance of the 13th of April 1779 on capitals invested on interest with mortgage in landed property in the Danish West India Islands, shall be abolished from the 1st of January 1867 for the Island of St. Thomas and St. Johns.--To which all concerned have to conform. 4 Jan. PROVISIONAL ORDINANCE for establishing a commission to superintend public works connected with the repairs of streets, public places, etc., in the town of Charlotte Amalia, St. Thomas (sanctioned by royal resolution of the 12th of November 1S70.) In virtue of sec. 3 of the colonial law of the 27th of November 1863, I have provisionally sanctioned the following ordinance, adopted by the colonial council of St. Th...