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'File 18/6 II Trucial Coast Order in Council' [‎61r] (121/424)

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The record is made up of 1 file (211 folios). It was created in 23 Jul 1945-29 Nov 1950. It was written in English and Arabic. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.

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STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS
FOREIGN JURISDICTION
ST&TJES
The jQa¥ar^/Qrder in Council,
At the Court 0 ^ PiMn1 *‘ii^ , 1 n niri Pil'in jin olli rlnj nf 1 \Tnrnh, JQZqJ
Present,
The King’s Most Excellent Majesty in Council
Whereas by Treaty, capitulation, grant, usage, sufferance,
and other lawful means His Majesty the King has jurisdiction
Cvithm the territories of the Sheilih of Qatar:
Now, therefore, His Majesty, by virtue and in exercise
of the powers in this behalf by the Foreign Jurisdiction Acts, /</9 kBq
1890 and 1913, ( a ) or otherwise in His Majesty vested, is pleased,
by and with the advice of His Privy Council, to order, and it is
hereby ordered, as follows: —
Part I.—Preliminary and General.
J ■ The -Qfltnr OrrW in Tnunril T^ra.S in r ppp n |p^|
^this Order may be cited as “The Qatefcr/ Order in Council A regulation issued by the sovereign of Great Britain on the advice of the Privy Council (in modern practice, upon the advice of government ministers). .
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2. The limits of this Order arejQatar and tho coaftt-and islands
-^T 4 h^^rsian-Gulf-,--%eing- withnjthe territories of the -p&h&g sheiks
Sheik-h».*ef~Qate.r, including the territorial waters jbf Qaterjad
. \ 01 ya-ta-r, mcmamg me territorial waters, of- Q eHterjj ad -
]acen^/ 4 o the said|poaot and lakindo^ and all/territories/islands
and islets which may be included in the territories ana be th<
possessions of the ruling Shoikh- of Qatar,, together
territorial waters. pik $h£
3 . This Order is divided into parts as follows: —
the
with their
Parts.
Subject.
Articles.
1.
Preliminary and General
I-IO
II.
Application of Law of British India and of the
11-14
United Kingdom.
III.
IV.
Criminal Matters ... ... ...
Civil Matters ** ...
15-37
3 8 - 5 °
V.
Mixed Cases: Qate^Subjects and Persons Sub
ject to this Order.
51-57
VI.
Registration ... ... ... ...
58-74
VII.
Miscellaneous Provisions .,.
Schedule.
75-91
(a) 53 & 54 Viet. c. 37 and 3 & 4 Geo. 5. c. 16.

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The file relates to proposals for, and the drafting of The Trucial States Order in Council A regulation issued by the sovereign of Great Britain on the advice of the Privy Council (in modern practice, upon the advice of government ministers). , 1950. The file includes correspondence from the Residency A diplomatic office of the British Government established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. Agent, Sharjah; the Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. , Bahrain; the Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. in the Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea area between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. Often referred to as The Gulf or the Arabian Gulf. ; the Government of India; the Foreign Office; and rulers of the Trucial States (also referred to as the Trucial Coast The historic term used by the British to refer to the Gulf coast of Trucial Oman, now called United Arab Emirates. and Trucial States of Oman) and Bahrain (also referred to as Bahrein).

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1 file (211 folios)
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The papers are arranged in chronological order from the front to the rear of the file. Circled serial numbers in both crayon and ink (red for incoming, blue for outgoing correspondence) can be found throughout the file. They refer to entries in the notes at the rear of the file.

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Foliation: the foliation sequence commences at 1 on the front cover and terminates at 212 on the last folio. The numbers are written in pencil, are circled, and appear in the top right hand corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. page of each folio. A second foliation sequence, numbered 1-180, is present between ff. 2-183. These numbers are written in a combination of pencil (not circled) and blue ink, and can be found in the same position as the main sequence. There are also three printed pagination sequences in the file. They can be found between ff. 61-76, ff. 106-117, and ff. 152-166.

The following folios need to be folded out to be read: ff. 194-206, ff. 208-210.

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English and Arabic in Latin and Arabic script
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