The volume concerns the implementation of, amendments to, and the application of the Bahrein [Bahrain] Order in Council, 1913.The principal correspondents are the Political Resident in the Persian Gulf, the Viceroy, and senior officials of the Foreign Office, and the India Office. The volume also contains copies of the Bahrain (Amendment) Order in Council, 1915; the Bahrain (Amendment) Order in Council, 1917; Rules of Court under the Abyssinia Order in Council, 1913; Rules and Forms of His Britannic Majesty's Court, Zanzibar, 1911; and King's Regulations under the Bahrain Order in Council, 1913.The main topics covered in the volume are as follows: postponements of the implementation of the Bahrain Order in Council; the Bahrain (Amendment) Order in Council, 1915; the Bahrain (Amendment) Order in Council, 1917; Rules of Court under the Bahrain Order in Council; the application of the Indian Court Fees Act, 1870 to the Bahrain Order in Council; proposals concerning the payment of
Khidma; rules and regulations under Article 70 of the Bahrain Order in Council setting out municipal bye-laws for the Municipality of Manama (folios 67-77); Annual Reports on the operation of the Bahrain Order in Council for the three years ending 1921, and for 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925; and the appointment of the Political Agent, Bahrain as Registrar of Births, Deaths and Marriages.The date range gives the covering dates of all the documents and additions to the volume, with the exception of a copy of the Bahrain Order in Council, 1913 (folios 250-262) and Rules of Forms of His Britannic Majesty's Court, Zanzibar, 1911.
1 volume (263 folios)
The papers are arranged in approximate chronological order from the rear to the front of the volume.The subject 951 (Bahrain Order in Council) consists of two volumes, IOR/L/PS/10/248-249. The volumes are divided into two parts, with each part comprising one volume.
Foliation: the foliation sequence commences at the front cover with 1, and terminates at the inside back cover with 265; these numbers are written in pencil, are circled, and are located in the top right corner of the recto side of each folio.