An Ordinance to convert the Welikada and Hultsdorf Prisons into central convict establishments and to vest in the Superintendent there of certain powers vested in the Fiscal of Western Province Act No. 16 of 1869.
Prison Ordinance Act No. 16 of 1869, establishment of uniformed prison system under the control of Inspector General of Prisons.
Prison Discipline Commission II of 1869, system of giving guard conduct marks was introduced and remitting of the terms of their imprisonment.