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PAGE the House of Correction of the County, Riding, or Division,

in which such Liberty or Corporation is situate . . 276 15 Geo. 2, c. 28. An Act for the more effectual preventing

the Counterfeiting of the Current Coin of this Kingdom,

and the Uttering or Paying False or Counterfeit Coin 68-71 16 Gev. 2, c. 31. An Act for the further Punishment of Per

sons who shall aid or assist Prisoners to attempt to escape out of lawful Custody - - .

.. 124 17 Geo. 2, c. 40. Ap Act to continue the several Laws therein mentioned, for Preventing Theft and Rapine on the Northern Borders of England; for the more effectual Punishing wicked and evil-disposed Persons, going round in Disguise, and doing Injuries and Violences to the Persons and Properties of his Majesty's Subjects, and for the more speedy bringing the Offenders to Justice; for Continuing two Clauses to prevent the Cutting or Breaking-down the Bank of any River, or Sea-Bank, and to prevent the malicious Cutting of Hop-Binds; and for the more effectual Punishment of Persons maliciously setting on Fire any Mine, Pit, or Delph of Coal, or Cannel Coal; and of Persons unlawfully hunting or taking any Red or Fallow Deer in Forests or Chases, or beating or wounding the Keepers or other Officers in Forests, Chases, or Parks; and for granting a Liberty to carry Sugars, of the Growth, Produce, or Manufacture of any of his Majesty's Sugar Colonies in America, from the said Colonies directly to Foreign Parts, in Ships built in Great Britain, and navigated according to Law; and to explain two Acts, relating to the Prosecution of Offenders for Embezzling Naval Stores, or Stores of War; and to prevent the retailing of Wine, within either of the Universities in that part of Great Britain called England, without Licence - - - - - - 113 18 Geo. 2, c. 18. An Act to explain and amend the Laws touching the Elections of Knights of the Shire to serve in

Parliament for that part of Great Britain called England - 492 18 Geo. 2, c. 34. An Act to explain, amend, and make more

effectual the Laws in being, to prevent excessive and deceitful Gaming ; and to restrain and prevent the excessive In

crease of Horse-Races - - - - 223-409 19 Geo. 2, c. 28. An Act for the better Regulation of Elec

tions of Members to serve in Parlianient for such Cities and Towns in that part of Great Britain called England, as are

Counties of themselves - - - - - 493 92 Geo. 2, c. 46. An Act to continue several Laws for Pre

venting Exactions of the Occupiers of Locks and Wears upon the River Thames, Westward, and for ascertaining the Rates of Water-Carriage upon the said River; and for continuing, explaining, and amending the several Laws for the better Regulation of Attorneys and Solicitors; and for regulating the Price and Assize of Bread; and for pre

PAGE venting the Spreading of the Distemper amongst the Horned Cattle; and also for making further Regulations with respect to Attorneys and Solicitors; and for furtber preventing the Spreading of the Distemper amongst the Horned Cattle; and for the more frequent Return of Writs in the Counties Palatine of Chester and Lancaster; and for ascertaining the Method of levying Writs of Execution against the Inhabitants of Hundreds; and for allowing Quakers to make Affirmation in cases where an Oath is or shall be required -

- - - 129 23 Geo 2, c. 11. An Act to render Prosecutions for Perjury,

and Subornation of Perjury, more easy and effectual '. 472 23 Geo. 2, c. 26. An Act to continue several Laws for the better Regulating of Pilots, for the Conducting of Ships and Vessels from Dover, Deal, and Isle of Thanet, up the Rivers of Thames and Medway; and for permitting Rum or Spirits of the British Sugar Plantations to be landed before the Duties of Excise are paid thereon ; and to continue and amend an Act for preventing Frauds in the Admeasurement of Coals within the City and Liberty of Westminster, and several Parishes near thereunto; and to continue several Laws for preventing Exactions of Occupiers of Locks and Wears upon the River Thames, Westward; and for ascertaining the Rates of Water-Carriage upon the said River; and for the better Regulation and Government of Seamen in the Merchant Service; and also to amend so much of an Act made in the first Year of the Reign of King George the First, as relates to the better Preserva. tion of Salmon in the River Ribble; and to regulate Fees in Trials at Assizes, and Nisi Prius, upon Records issuing out of the Office of Pleas of the Court of Exchequer; and for the apprehending of Persons in any County or Place, upon Warrants granted by Justices of the Peace in any other County or Place; and to repeal so much of an Act made in the Twelfth Year of the Reign of King Charles the Second, as relates to the Time during which the Office of Excise is to be kept open each Day, and to appoint for how long Time the same shall be kept open upon each Day for the future; and to prevent the Stealing or Destroying of Turnips; and to amend an Act made in the second Year of bis present Majesty, for better Regulation of AttorDeys and Solicitors 24 Geo. 2, c. 55. An Act for amending and making more effectual a Clause in an Act passed in the last Session of Parliament, for the apprehending of Persons in any County or Place upon Warrants granted by Justices of the Peace

of any other County or Place . . - - 588 25 Geo. 2, c. 36. An Act for the better preventing Thefts

and Robberies, and for regulating Places of Public Entertainment, and punishing Persons keeping Disorderly Houses

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PAGE 25 Geo. 2, c. 37. An Act for the better preventing the horrid Crime of Murder

. 542 26 Geo. 2, c. 27. An Act to confirm certain Acts and Orders

made by Justices of the Peace, being of the Quorum, notwithstanding any defect in not expressing therein, that

such Justices of the Peace are of the Quorum . - 276 27 Geo. 2, c. 3. An Act for the better securing to Constables

and others, the Expenses of conveying Offenders to Gaol; and for allowing the Charges of Poor Persons bound to

give Evidence against Felons - - - - 93 31 Geo. 2, c. 22. An Act for granting to his Majesty several

Rates and Duties upon Offices and Pensions; and upon Houses; and upon Windows or Lights; and for raising the Sum of Five Millions by Annuities, and a Lottery, to

be charged on the said Rates and Duties - - 143-213 31 Geo. 2, c. 32. An Act for repealing the Duty granted by

an Act made in the Sixth Year of the Reign of his late Majesty, on Silver Plate, made, wrought, touched, assessed, or marked, in Great Britain ; and for granting a Duty on Licences, to be taken out by all Persons dealing in Gold or Silver Plate ; and for discontinuing all Drawbacks upon Silver Plate exported; and for more effectually preventing Frauds and Abuses in the Marking or Stamping of Gold or Silver Plate

. . . . 164 2 Geo. 3, c. 28. An Act to prevent the committing of Thefts

and Frauds by Persons navigating Bum-boats, and other

Boats, upon the River Thames - - - - 378 4 Geo. 3, c. 25. An Act for establishing an Agreement with

the Governor and Company of the Bank of England, for raising certain Sums of Money towards the Supply for the Service of the Year 1764 ; and for more effectually preventing the Forging Powers to transfer such Stock, or receive such Dividends or Annuities, as are therein mentioned,

and the fraudulent Personating the Owners thereof - 144 4 Geo. 3, c. 37. An Act for the better Establishing a Manu

factory of Cambrics and Lawns, or Goods of the Kind usually known under those Denominations, now carrying on at Winchelsea, in the County of Sussex; and for improving, regulating, and extending the Manufacture of Cambrics and Lawns, or Goods of the kind usually known under those Denominations, in that part of Great Britain called England

- - 169-377 5 Geo. 3, c. 25. An Act to alter certain rates of Postage, and

to amend, explain, and enlarge several Provisions in an Act made in the Ninth Year of the Reign of Queen Anne, and in other Acts relating to the Revenue of the Post-office 104 Geo. 3, c. 50. An Act for amending certain Laws relating to the Revenue of the Post Office; and for granting Rates of Postage for the Conveyance of Letters and Packets between Great Britain and the Isle of Man, and within that Island

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11 Geo. 3, c. 40. An Act for the more effectually preventing

the Counterfeiting the Copper Coin of this Realm . 73

12 Geo. 3, c. 24. An Act for the better securing and presery-

ing his Majesty's Dock-yards, Magazines, Ships, Ammuni-

tion, and Stores

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12 Geo. 3, c. 61. An Act to regulate the making, keeping,

and Carriage of Gunpowder, within Great Britain; and to

repeal the Laws heretofore made for any of those Purposes 417

13 Gen. 3, c. 31. An Act for the more effectual Execution of

Criminal Laws in the Two Parts of the United Kingdom - 591

13 Geo. 3, c 38. An Act to incorporate certain Persons therein

named, and tbeir Successors, with proper Powers for the

Purpose of establishing one or more Glass Manufactories

within the Kingdom of Great Britain ; and for the more ef-

fectually supporting and conducting the same upon an im-

proved Plan, in a Peculiar Manner, calculated for the Cast-

ing of large Plate Glass -

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13 Geo. 3, 56. An Act for the more effectually restraining the

Retailing of Distilled Spirituous Liquors; and for preventing

the Forging or Counterfeiting any Stamp or Seal used for

Marking Silks, Calicoes, Linens, and Stuffs, to be Printed,

Painted, Stained, or Dyed in Great Britain

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13 Geo. 3, c. 78. An Act to explain, amend, and reduce into

One Act of Parliament, the Statutes now in being, for the

Amendment and Preservation of the Public Highways

within that Part of Great Britain called England, and for

other Purposes - -

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13 Geo. 3, c. 79. An Act for the more effectual preventing

the Forging of the Notes or Bills of the Governor and

Company of the Bank of England ; and for the preventing

the obtaining a False Credit, by the Imitation of the Notes

o Bills of the said Governor and Company

14 6 20. 3, c. 20. An Act for the Relief of Prisoners charged

with Felony, or other Crimes, who shall be acquitted or

discharged by Proclamation, respecting the Payment of

Fees to Gaolers, and giving a Recompense for such Fees

out of the County Rates

18 Geo. 3, c.-18. An Act to explain an Act, passed in the

Seventh Year of the Reign of his late Majesty King George

the Second, intituled “ An Act for the more effectual Prevento

ing the Forging the Acceptance of Bills of Exchange or the

Numbers or Principal Sums of Accountable Receipts for Notes,

Bills, or other Securities for Payment of Money, or Warrants

or Orders for Payment of Money or Delivery of Goods- 212

19 Geo. 3, c.74. An Act to explain and amend the Laws re-

lating to the Transportation, Imprisonment, and other Pu-

nishment, of certain Offenders -
25 Geo. 3, c. 18. An Act to empower the Justices of Oyer

and Terminer, and Gaol-Delivery of Newgate, for the
County of Middlesex, to continue to hold a Session of Gaol-
Delivery of Newgate, begun to be holden before the Essoin-

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Day of Term, and Sitting of the King's Bench at Westminster, notwithstanding the happening of such Essoin. Day, or the Sitting of the said Court of King's Bench at Westminster, or elsewhere in the said County of Middlesex 281 28 Geo. 3, c. 49. An Act to enable Justices of the Peace to

act as such, in certain Cases, out of the Limits of the Counties

in which they actually are - . . - 277 30* Geo. 3, c. 48. An Act for Discontinuing the Judgment

which has been required by Law to be given against Women convicted of certain Crimes, and Substituting another Judge ment in Lieu thereof · · · · · 245 32 Geo. 3, c. 60. An Act to remove Doubts respecting the

Functions of Juries in Cases of Libels - - - 358 33 Geo. 3, c. 30. An Act for the better Preventing Forgeries

and Frauds of the several Funds transferrable at the Bank
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- 145 33 Geo. 3, c. 67. An Act for better Preventing Offences in

Obstructing, Destroying, or Damaging Ships or other
Vessels, and in Obstructing Seamen, Keelmen, Casters, and

Ship Carpevters, from pursuing their Lawful Occupations - 549 34 Geo. 3, c. 64. An Act for the more effectually Repairing of

such Parts of the Highways of this Kingdom as are to be repaired by two Parishes - - -

- 443 35 Geo. 3, c. 66. An Act for making Part of certain principal

Sums of Stock and Annuities, raised or created, or to be raised or created, by the Parliament of the Kingdom of Ireland, on Loans, for the Use of the Government of that Kingdom, transferrable, and the Dividends on such Stock and Annuities payable at the Bank of England; and for the better Security of the Proprietors of such Stocks and Annuities, and of the Governor and Company of the Bank of England

- - 149 36 Geo. 3, c.7. An Act to continue until the Fifth Day of

April, 1818, and amend an Act of the 48th Year of his present Majesty, for empowering the Governor and Company of the Bank of England to advance the Sum of Three Millions towards the Supply for the Service of the Year 1808

- - 231 37 Geo. 3, c. 90. An Act for granting to his Majesty certain

Stamp Duties on the several matters therein mentioned, and for better securing the Duties on Certificates to be taken out by Solicitors, Attorneys, and others, practising in certain Courts of Justice in Great Britain

. . 159 37 Geo. 3, c. 122. An Act for the better preventing the Forging

or Counterfeiting the Names of Witnessss to Letters of Attorney, or other Authorities or Instruments for the Transfer of Stocks or Funds, which now are, or by any Act or Acts of Parliament shall bereafter be made, transferrable at the Bank of England; or for the Transfer of any Part of the Capital Stock of the Governor and Company of the Bank of England called Bank Stock; or for the Transfer of any Part

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