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A Collection of Statutes Connected with the General Administration of the ...
Great Britain,William David Evans
No preview available - 2015
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Page 160 - his late Majesty King George the " Second, intituled ' An Act for the better securing and encouraging the " ' Trade of his Majesty's Sugar Colonies in America,' for applying the " Produce of such Duties, and of the Duties to arise by virtue of the said " Act, towards defraying the Expences of defending protecting and
Page 6 - expired and near expiring," as explains the said recited Act. of the third year of the same reign ; and the whole of an Act passed in the tenth year of the reign of King William the Third, intituled "An " Act for the better apprehending prosecuting and punishing of Felons "that commit Burglary House-breaking or
Page 25 - whether the principal felon shall or shall not have been previously convicted, or shall or shall not be amenable to justice; and every such receiver, howsoever convicted, shall be liable, at the discretion of the court, to be transported beyond the seas for any term not exceeding fourteen years nor
Page 248 - females as well as males, and bodies corporate as well as individuals, unless it be otherwise specially provided, or there be something in the subject or contest repugnant to such construction ; and wherever any forfeiture or penalty is payable to a party aggrieved, it shall be payable
Page 169 - wilful and corrupt perjury, it shall be sufficient to set forth the substance of the offence charged upon the defendant, and by what court, or before whom the oath was taken (averring such court, or person or persons, to have competent authority to administer the same, together with the proper averment or averments to
Page 15 - of the court, to be transported be\ond the seas for life, or for any term not less than seven years, or to be imprisoned for any term not exceeding four years, and if a male, to be once twice or thrice publicly or privately whipped (if the court shall so think fit), in addition to such imprisonment.
Page 103 - hundred and twenty-nine, shall falsely make, ' forge, or counterfeit, or cause or procure to be falsely made, forged, or ' counterfeited, or willingly act or assist in the false making, forging, or ' counterfeiting any deed, will, testament, bond, writing obligatory, bill of ' exchange, promissory note for payment of money, indorsement or
Page 102 - or any other of his Majesty's dominions, or without, falsely make, forge, or counterfeit, or cause or procure to be falsely made, forged, or counterfeited, or wittingly or knowingly act or assist in the false making, forging, or counterfeiting any pass or passes for any ship or ships whatsoever, commonly called a Mediterranean
Page 10 - in the twenty-first year of the same reign, intituled "An Act to " explain and amend an Act made in the Fourth Year of the Reign of " His late Majesty King George the Second, .intituled 'An Act for the " ' more effectual punishing Stealers of Lead and Iron Bars fixed to