The Statutes at Large: From Magna Charta to ... 1869 ... (Google eBook)

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Joseph Bentham, 1765 - Law
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Page 398 - Defendants in such Action or Suit may plead the General Issue, and give this Act and the Special Matter in Evidence at any Trial to be had thereupon, and that the same was done in pursuance and by the Authority of this Act...
Page 327 - Correction, there to be kept to hard labour for any time not exceeding three calendar months...
Page 177 - ... the governor and company of the Bank of England, or by the governor and company of merchants of Great Britain trading to the South Seas and other parts of America, and for encouraging the fishery...
Page 412 - ... one moiety to the informer, and the other moiety to the poor of the parish...
Page 109 - Ireland, to be sold for the use of the public ; for giving relief to lawful creditors, by determining the claims, and for the more effectual bringing into the respective exchequers the rents and profits of the estates till sold.
Page 325 - ... there to remain without bail or mainprize for any time not exceeding two calendar months, nor less than fourteen days, unless such penalties and forfeitures and all reasonable charges attending the recovery thereof shall be sooner fully paid and satisfied.
Page 218 - An Act for Raising a Sum Not Exceeding Two Millions Upon a Fund for Payment of Annuities after the Rate of Eight Per Cent. Per Annum and for Settling the Trade to the East Indies.
Page 119 - King's mod excellent majefty, by and with the advice and confent of the lords fpiritual and temporal and the commons, in...
Page 259 - Sea ; and they were accordingly incorporated under the title of " the Governor and Company of Merchants of Great Britain trading to the South Seas, and other parts of America, and for encouraging the Fifliery,
Page 187 - Times purchase any Lands or Revenues belonging to the Crown, or advance or lend to their Majesties, their Heirs or Successors, any Sum or Sums of Money, by way of Loan or Anticipation, on any Part or Parts, Branch or Branches, Fund or Funds of the Revenues now granted or belonging, or hereafter to be granted or belonging to...

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