Analysis of Heritable Securities Acts 1845 and 1847: Infeftment Act, Service of Heirs Act, Transference of Lands Act, Burgage Tenure Act and Crown Charters Act. With an Appendix, Containing the Acts and Practical Forms of the Writs and Instruments Thereby Introduced

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A. and C. Black, 1848 - Conveyancing - 258 pages
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Page 123 - Act the following words and expressions shall have the several meanings hereby assigned to them, unless there be something in the subject or context repugnant to such construction, that is to say ; words importing the singular number shall include the plural number, and words importing the plural number shall include the singular number ; words importing the masculine gender shall include females ; the word " month" shall mean calendar month ; the expression
Page 168 - Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, that the words and expressions hereinafter mentioned, which in their ordinary signification have a more confined or a different meaning, shall in this Act, except where the nature of the provision or the context of the Act shall exclude such construction, be interpreted as follows ; (that is to say), the word
Page 90 - Chancery, or his depute or substitute ; and it shall not be necessary to have the seal appointed by the Treaty of Union to be kept and used in Scotland in place of the Great Seal thereof...
Page 180 - ... regulated by the lord high treasurer, or the commissioners of her majesty's treasury, or any three of them...
Page 67 - Procuratory of Registration in the Books of Council and Session, or other Judges...
Page 169 - Not-payment of the same; and that at two Terms in the year, Whitsunday and Martinmas, by equal portions...
Page 182 - Act incorporated therewith, shall have the meanings hereby assigned to them, unless there be something in the subject or context repugnant to such construction ; (that is to say) — Words importing the singular number shall include the plural number, and words importing the plural number shall include the singular number : Words importing the masculine gender shall include females : The word
Page 118 - Case, either to allow further or additional Evidence to be taken in any "Way or Form in which Evidence may be competently taken in ordinary Civil Causes depending before the said Court, or to appoint the Case...
Page 172 - Parts of an Act passed in the Second and Third Years of the Reign...
Page 218 - Moreover, I desire any Notary Public to whom these Presents may be presented to give to the said...

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