Government Notices published in Govt. Gazette No. 19,912 of 01 December 2017

No. 1322

RESUMPTION OF DUTIES BY THE PRESIDENT
OF MALTA

IT is notified for general information that the President of Malta has resumed the functions of the Office of the President on Thursday, 30th November, 2017.

Mrs Dolores Cristina has ceased to perform the functions of President.

1st December, 2017

No. 1323

RESUMPTION OF DUTIES BY
THE PRIME MINISTER

 IT is notified for general information that the Hon. Joseph Muscat, KUOM, BCom, BA (Hons), MA (European Studies), PhD (Bristol), MP, resumed duties as Prime Minister on Thursday, 30th November, 2017, and that the arrangements made by Government Notice No. 1320 of the 28th November, 2017, ceased to have effect accordingly.


30th November, 2017

No. 1324

ACTING PRIME MINISTER

IT is notified for general information that, acting on the advice of the Prime Minister, the President of Malta has directed that the Hon. Chris Fearne, MD, FRCS(Ed), MP, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health, assumes the additional duties of the Prime Minister, on Friday, 1st December, 2017, during the absence from Malta of the Hon. Joseph Muscat, KUOM, BCom, BA (Hons), MA (European Studies), PhD (Bristol), MP.

1st December, 2017

No. 1325

PUBLICATION OF ACTS IN SUPPLEMENT

IT is notified for general information that the following Acts are published in the Supplement to this Gazette:

Act No. XXVII of 2017 entitled the Engineering Profession (Amendment) Act, 2017; and
Act No. XXVIII of 2017 entitled the Prevention of Money Laundering (Amendment) Act, 2017.

1st December, 2017

No. 1326

PUBLICATION OF BILL IN SUPPLEMENT

IT is notified for general information that the following Bill is published in the Supplement to this Gazzette:
 
Bill No. 18 entitled the Drug Dependence (Treatment not Imprisonment) (Amendment) Act, 2017.


1st December, 2017

No. 1327

AUTHORITY FOR TRANSPORT IN MALTA ACT (CAP. 499)

Ports Security Regulations

Maritime Security Committee

WITH reference to the Government Notices Numbers 863 and 957 published in the Malta Government Gazette of 16th August, 2016 and of 6th September, 2016, it is notified that the Hon. Dr Ian Borg, LLB. Dip, Not. Pub., LL.D., MP, Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Capital Projects is the Chairman of the Maritime Security Committee.

1st December, 2017

No. 1328

GRANT OF CITIZENSHIP BY MERIT FOR EXCEPTIONAL SERVICES BOARD

IT is hereby notified for general information, that in terms of Legal Notice No. 335 of 2017, and in exercise of the powers conferred by the Maltese Citizenship Act (Cap. 188), the Parliamentary Secretary for Reforms, Citizenship and Simplification has appointed the Board for the Grant of Citizenship by Merit for Exceptional Services, as follows:

Chairman
Dr Isabelle Gonzi

Members (knowledge in sports):
Mr Rodney Pisani
Ms Joanna Camilleri
Members (knowledge in culture and arts):
Ms Catherine Tabone
Dr Trevor Borg

Member (knowledge in science and innovation):
Prof. Angela Xuereb

Secretary
Mr Christopher Falzon

These appointments are valid for three (3) years with effect from 29th November, 2017.

1st December, 2017


No. 1329

ENGINEERING PROFESSION ACT
(CAP. 321)

Engineering Profession Board

IT is notified that, in exercise of the powers conferred to him by Article 6 of the Engineering Profession Act (Cap. 321), the Minister for Transport, Infrastructure and Capital Projects has established the Engineering Profession Board which consists of the following members:

Chairman
Dr Noel Camilleri, LLD, LLM

Deputy Chairman
Ing. Jonathon Scerri, B. Eng. (Hons), M.Sc (REST)

Members
Ing. Robert Schembri,  B. Mech. Eng. (Hons) M.Sc Desal (Glas)
Prof. Ing. Simon G. Fabri, PhD, MSc, B. Elec. Eng. (Hons)

Three members elected from among warrant holders
Ing. Anthony Cachia, B. Mech. Eng. (Hons)
Ing. Andrew Caruana, B. Eng (Hons), MSc, C Eng., MIET
Dr Ing. John Licari, B. Eng. (Hons), Ph.D.

Secretary
Ms Marcon Gusman

These appointments remain valid for a period of one year with effect from 15th October, 2017.  The elected members of the Board shall hold office for a period of two years with effect from 3rd March, 2016.

1st December, 2017

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No. 1331

ORDER OF THE PARLIAMENT MINISTER FOR JUSTICE, CULTURE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT

IN exercise of the powers conferred by Article 113 of the Civil Code (Cap. 16), the Minister for Justice, Culture and Local Government has made this Order whereby the Adoption Order dated 15th July, 2017 issued by the Honourable Judge Uttam L. Telgaonkar of the District Court of Aurangabad, India, is being specified as an intercountry adoption of the person therein mentioned for the purposes of Articles 113, 130 and 130A of the Civil Code.

(Sgd) OWEN BONNICI
Minister for Justice, Culture
and Local Government

1st December, 2017


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No. 1339

GOLDSMITHS AND SILVERSMITHS ACT (CAP. 46)

THE Commissioner of Inland Revenue notifies that, on the date shown hereunder, the price of gold and silver on which valuations made by the Consuls for Goldsmiths and Silversmiths are based has been fixed for the purposes of article 14 of the said Act as follows:

 Date Pure Gold Pure Silver
  Grams Grams
 
 1.12.2017 € 35.416 €0.486

1st December, 2017