THE OFF AL GAZETTE OF THE COLONY AND PROTECTORATE OF KENYA Published under the Authority of His Excellency the Governor of the Colony and Protectorate of Kenya Vol. XLVII-NO. 8 NAIROBI, February 20, 1945 Price 5 0 Cents Registered as a Newspaper at the G.P.O. Published every Tuesday CONTENTS OFFICIAL GAZETTE SUPPLEMENT No. 9 Proclnmations, Rules and Regulations, 1945 Govt. Notice No.- PAGE Got t. Notice No.- PAGE 174-Appointment . . . . . . . . . . . . 57 182-The Rules of Court (The Increase of Rent tnd of . . . . . . . . . . . . 57 Mortgage Interest (Restrictions) (Appeal< from 175-Appointment 176-The Compulsory National Service Ordinance, 183-The Boards (Amendment) Rules) ) No. 1 of 1 245 Defelice (Control of Prices) Regulttions, .. 93 1943-Appointment of Medical OEcers . . . . 57 1945-Notice . . . . . . . .. 93 177-The Townships Ordinance, 1930-Appointment . . 57 184-The Defence Regulations, 1939-Order . .. 94 178-Leave Priorities Committee . . . . . . . . 57 i 85-Confirmation of brdinances . . . . . . . . 94 i86-The Increased Production of Crops Ord~nance, 179-The Defence (Control of Hides, Skins and Leather) Regulations, 1945-Appointments . . . . 57 1942-Order . . . . . . . . . 187-The Defence (Amendment of Laws No. 161) Regu- . 95. 180-The Agricultural Production and Settlement Board-Appointments . . . . . . . . 58 lations, 1945 . . . .. 188-The Defence (Sale of ~ o o d s ' k o .2) (Amentiment) 95 181-The Townships Ordinance, 193GAppointment .. 58 Order, 1945 . . . . . . . . . .. 96 General Notices Nos. 243-302 . . . . . . . . . . 58 189-The Trading Centres Ordinance, 1932-Not~ce . . 96 APPOINTMENT JOSEPHROBSON to be Acting Regional Director, Posts and Tele- LEAVE PRIORITIES COMMITTEE graphs Department, with effect from the 25th January, 1945. IT IS not~fiedfor general information that His Excellency the G. M. RENNIE, Governor has been pleased to appoint a Committee with the Chief Secretary. - following terms of reference : (a) To recommend allocation of leave passages to the United Kingdom to Europeans, both official and non-official according to claims on health and compassions te grounds, or up3n such other grounds of priority as t( the Com- APPOINTMENT mittee may seem fit; and THE following appointment is notified for general informa- (b) when possible to allot such passages as and when priority tion :- transport becomes available. MR. W. LOCHEAD The personnel of the Committee is as follows:- to be Metals and Cement Controller, vice Mr. D. P. Cousin. Colonel F. S. Modera, ,D.s.o., M.C. (Chairman), C. CAMPBELL, Secretary. The Regional Representative of the Ministry of War Transport, Nairobi, 20th February, 1945. Kenya Szdpply Board. M. A. Mitchell, Esq., H. E. Stacey, Esq., GOVERNMENT NOTICENO. 176 J. B. Gould, Esq. (Secrefary). THE COMPULSORY NATIONAL SERVICE ORDINANCE, G. M. REPI NIE, 1943 e Nairobi, 17th February, 1945. Chipf Secretary. APPOINTMENT OF MEDICAL OFFICERS IN EXERCISE of the powers conferred upon the Governor by sub-section 2 of section 8 of the Compulsory National Service Ordinance, 1943, and all other powers thereunto enabling him, GOVERNMENT NOTICENO. 179 (Vet I / I 7 / I . 11) the Governor's Deputy has been pleased to appoint- DR. R. S . BUNNY and DR. W. LOWI to be Medical Officers for the purpose of the said sub-section THE DEFENCE (CONTROL OF HIDES, SKIl.IS AND for the Naivashn and Gilgil areas and the Thomson's Falls and LEATHER) REGULATIONS, 1945 Rumuruti areas, respectively. By Command of the Governor's Deputy. IN EXERCISE of the powers conferred upon hin~by Regula- E. R. E. SURRIDGE, tion 3 of the Defence (Control of Hides, Skins aitd Leather) for Chief Secretary. Regulations, 1945, His Excellency the Governor has Ileen pleased Nairobi, 10th February, 1945. to appoint- DR. M. H. FRENCH to be Hides, Skin? and Leather Controller; and MR. A. F. M. CRISP THE TOWNSHIPS ORDINANCE, 1930 to be Deputy Hides Controller, for the purposes of the said KITALETOWNSHIPCOMMITTEE-APPOINTMENT Regulations. IN EXERCISE of the powers thereunto enabling me, I hereby Government Notice No. 737 of the 31st August, 1943, is hereby appoint the following to be a member of the Kitale Township Committee :- cancelled. Capt. H. G. T. Howes, R.N.(Retd.), for the years 1945-1947. By Command of His Excellency the Governor. J. G. W. ROSS, Nakuru, for Provincial Cornmissioner, L. TESTER, 13th February, 1945. Rift Valley Province. Nairobi, 20th February, 1945. for Chicsf Secretary.