Local Government (Town Areas and Town Committee Members) Order 2013

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Published: 2013-11-13

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EXTRAORDINARY

OFFICIAL GAZETTE
THE BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY

NASSAU 131h November, 2013

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LOCAL GOVERNMENT (TOWN AREAS AND TOWN COMMITTEE
MEMBERS) ORDER, 2013

Arrangement of Ort.lcrs

Paragraphs
l. Citation ............................................................................................ ....................... 2
2. Specification of town areas ..................................................................... ............... 1
3. Specification of number of corn m ittee members ................................................... 2
4. Repeals S. /.No. 39 of2011 ................................................................................... 2

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S.l. No. 108 of 2013

LOCALGOVERNMENTACT
(CHAPTER 37 )

LOCAL GOVERNMENT (TOWN AREAS AND TOWN COMMITTEE
MEMBERS) ORDER, 2013

The Minister, in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 5 (I) and
6 (3) of the Local Government Act, makes the following Order-

1. Citation.

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T his Order may be cited as the Local Government (Town Areas and Town

Committee Members) Order, 2013 .

Specification of town areas.

For the purposes of the Local Government Act Ch. 37, the Local Government
districts specified in the first column of the Schedule to this Order, in relation to
the respective constituencies and polling divisions specified in the second
column of that Schedule, are divided into the town areas respectively set out in
the third column of that Schedule in relation to those districts.

Specification of number of committee members.
The population of a polling division, or of more than one polling division, of a
town area specified in the third column of the Schedule to this Order, comprising
such settlements as may be specified in the fourth column of that Schedule, shall
elect to the town committee for the town area, the respective number of town
committee members specified in the fifth column of that Schedule in relation to
that town area.

4. Repeals S. I. No. 39 of 2011.

The Local Government (Town Areas and Town Committee Members) Order,

2011, is hereby repealed.

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SCHEDULE (Paragraphs 2 and 3)

LOCAL CONSTITUENCY TOWN AREAS SETTLEMENTS
COMMITTEE

GOVERNMENT AND POLLING MEMBERS
DISTRICTS DIVISIONS
I. NORI!I&II&!:Q NORTif ABACO

CONSTITUENCY
Pollina Division 2 Liltle Ab>co Crown Haven

Pox Town
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Pollina Division 3 Wood Cay&. 2
CeIS, Malglove Bush,

2 Pcuys, HamiiiOn, Bcnzie Hill.
Sa\lb HlU, 'IUmbWJ & Turtle
Cove Sound

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Polling DivisionS Lower Dc:adnwl's Cay, Old
Grays, And
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