Parliamentary Papers, Volume 19

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H.M. Stationery Office, 1846 - Great Britain
 

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Page 45 - An Act for the Amendment and better Administration of the Laws relating to the Poor in England and Wales," and by all other Acts amending the same, do hereby (a) See this Schedule, post.
Page 34 - WE, THE POOR LAW COMMISSIONERS, in pursuance of the authorities vested in Us by an Act passed in the fifth year of the reign of His late Majesty King William the Fourth, intituled "An Act for the Amendment and better Administration of the Laws relating to the Poor in England and Wales...
Page 12 - ... every person wandering abroad, or placing himself or herself in any public place, street, highway, court, or passage, to beg or gather alms, or causing or procuring or encouraging any child or children so to do, shall be deemed an idle and disorderly person within the true intent and meaning of this act...
Page 107 - Bedford Berks . , Buckingham Cambridge . Chester Cornwall . . Cumberland . . Derby Devon Dorset Durham Essex Gloucester . , Hereford . Hertford . Huntingdon . . Kent . Lancaster . Leicester . Lincoln ... Middlesex . Monmouth . . Norfolk Northampton . Northumberland Nottingham Oxford . . Rutland . Salop .... Somerset . . Southampton Stafford . Suffolk Surrey . , Sussex Warwick . . . Westmoreland . Wilts. . . Worcester . York (East Riding) . „ (City) „ (North Siding) . „ ( West Riding) . Total...
Page 20 - An Act to amend the Laws for the Provision and Regulation of Lunatic Asylums for Counties and Boroughs, and for the Maintenance and Care of Pauper Lunatics, in England.
Page 32 - Child was, since (f) the passing of an Act passed in the Eighth Year of the Reign of Her present Majesty, intituled " An Act for the further Amendment of the Laws relating to the Poor in England...
Page 31 - Year of the Reign of Her present Majesty Queen Victoria, intituled ' An Act to enable the owners of settled estates to defray the expenses of draining the same by way of mortgage...
Page 12 - ... every person wandering abroad, and endeavouring, by the exposure of wounds or deformities, to obtain or gather alms; every person going about as a gatherer or collector of alms, or endeavouring to procure charitable contributions of any nature or kind, under any false or fraudulent pretence...
Page 58 - ... it shall not be lawful to detain any person against his will for the performance of such task of work for any time exceeding four hours from the hour of breakfast...
Page 34 - If a chairman or a vice-chairman cease to be a guardian, or refuse, or become incapable to act as chairman or vice-chairman, before the expiration of the term of office, the guardians shall, within one month after the occurrence of the vacancy, refusal, or incapacity, elect some other guardian to be chairman or vice-chairman, as the case may be.

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