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(See Duties and Custom-Houses-Hawkers and Pedlars
Taxes under 33d Geo. 3, c3
of Rate -
I To be appointed to take affidavits
• • • 53
Lower Canada, to enter into articles of agreement relative
to Duties, Drawbacks, &c. - - - - - 102
of Heirs and Devisees of original Nominees of the Crown 193-249
- - 198
- - -
- - 222
9 To be appointed to ascertain titles to Lands in the Niagara
(See Forfeited Estates.)
Special Commissions of Oyer and Terminer for trial of offen-
Assize and Nisi Prius.) - - - - - -
13 County of Northumberland
York, East Riding
Supplied by Quarter Sessions in cases of process to Outlawry
on criminal prosecutions
COURTS OF JUSTICE
1 No alterations made in subsisting provisions respecting
ter Sessions respecting Gamlers ., - - - 12
COURT OF INQUIRY.
60URT OF KING'S
COURT OF PROBATE
COURT OF REQUESTS.
Established. ( See Appeal—King's Bench)
Act to establish
1 Established. - - -
2 Perjury in, punished by 5th Elizabeth
3 Commissioners of, to be sworn ...
4 Fees in - - - -
5 Form of oath -----
6 So much of 37th Geo. 3. c 6, as prohibits mileage money in,
7 Jurisdiction extended to sums not exceeding £5 currency
8 Defendants only to be summoned in their respective divisions
9 Court not to hold plea of Tavern or gambling debts
10 No execution to issue till 40 days after judgment, when the
sum exceeds 40 shillings - -
Trials for offences committed without the limits of any de-
1 Of England introduced on 17th September, 1792
2 But Ordinances of Quebec since 14th Geo. 3d, not affected
3 When any person is convicted of any felony, for which he is
such burning, impose a moderate fine -
4 Or, (except in cases of manslaughter,) order him to be
whipped - - - -
5 But powers vested in Courts to imprison offenders not abridged
6 Banishment substituted for transportation-
7 Provisions in cases of return from, or being found at large in
this Province, before the expiration of period
8 Power of His Majesty to pardon not restrained
9 Process on prosecutions to Outlawry *
Governor with advice of Executive Council may erect
1 On defaults in King's Bench, how ascertained
2 in District Court —
3 On Protested Bills, Notes, &c.
Provisional" arrest of, (See Insolvent Debtors.)
Act for the more easy and speedy recovery of small
1 To be annexed to process -
2 Form of, in a common undertaking
DIRECTORS- . (See Bank of Kingston.)
DISTILLERS. Not to be licenced to retail - .... 78
DISTRICT COURT. 1 Establishment and jurisdiction of 58
2 Terms and periods of sitting of ib.
3 Service of Process - - - ib.
4 Appearance by plaintiff in default of, by defendant ib.
5 Appearance and plea of defendant 59
6 Judgment in default of plea - ib.
7 A set-off admissible on due notice - ib.
8 Court may grant further time to plead, on motion duly sup-
ported - - - -- -- - ib.
9 Notice of trial and countermand thereof - - ib.
10 Provisions in case of not bringing issue to trial after notice
where no countermand - - - - ib.
11 Manner, time, and place of summoning Jurors to try issues
and execute writs of inquiry ----- ib.
12 Fees to Jurors - 60
13 Final judgment and execution - - ib.
14 Motion in arrest of judgment, and for new trial ib.
15 Table of Fees - - - ib.
16 Time of holding Court in the Western District 90
17 Jurisdiction granted to Court for trial of causes to £40, in
actions of debt, where amount is ascertained 96
18 May have cognizance of questions of property in personal
chattels, and award in matters of tresspass to amount of
£15, where titles to Lands, &c. do not come in question ib.
19 Not to extend to actions of Assault and Battery ib.
20 Nor affect the jurisdiction of the Court of King's Bench ib.
21 No fees but as allowed by 34th Geo. 3. c 4 - - - ib.
22 No writ of inquiry to issue - - ib.
23 How damages or defaults ascertained ■■ - ib.
24 Fees for service of Process - - - - ib.
26 Justices of Assize and Nisi Prius to act as Visitors on their
Circuits - - - 97
27 So much of 37th Geo. 3. c 6, as prohibits Mileage for service
of Process, repealed - - - - -112
28 Fees on Subpoenas and Executions ib.
29 Judge of, may take acknowledgement of Bar of Dower, and
Fees to 282
30 Process to be issued from District Court - 289
31 Form of Summons - - - - - ib.
32 To be held at same place as Quarter Sessions - - 336
33 Where to be held in District of London - - - 339
34 When District Court Costs only allowed in King's Bench 403
35 13th Clause 37th Geo. 3. c 6, repealed - - - 470
36 Fees which Clerk and Judge of Court shall receive • ib.