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for Public Buildings, procured by the Provincial Agent, and three hundred and fifty-four pounds eleven shillings, sterling, to defray the expences of procuring copies of the Journals of the Legislative Council and Assembly, which said sum of five hundred and twelve pounds one shilling, sterling, shall be paid in discharge of such warrant or warrants as shall for that purpose be issued by the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, or Person administering the Government of this Province, and shall be accounted for by the Receiver General of this Province, through the Lords Commissioner^ of His Treasury, in such manner and form as His Majesty, His Heirs and Successors shall be graciously pleased to direct.

CHAP. XVII.

An Act to repeal part of an Act passed in the fifty-sixth year of His Majesty's Reign, entitled, "An Act to continue and amend an Act passed in the fifty-) tcond year of His Majesty's Reign, entitled, * An Act to prevent damage to TRAVELLERS on the HIGHWAYS in this Province."

[Passed \2th July, 1819.]

WHEREAS, an Act passed in the fifty-second year of His Majesty's Preamble Reign, entitled, "An Act to prevent damage to Travellers on the Highways in this Province," and continued and amended by an Act passed in the fifty-sixth year of His Majesty's Reign, entitled, "An Act to continue and amend an Act passed in the fifty-second year of His Majesty's Reign, entitled, 'An Act to prevent damage to Travellers on the Highways in this Province," will shortly expire; and whereas, it is expedient to make the said recited Acts permanent Laws of this Province; Be it enacted by the King's Most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly of the Province of Upper Canada, constituted and assembled by virtue of and under the authority of an Act passed in the Parliament of Great Britain, intituled, "An Act to repeal certain parts of an Act passed in the fourteenth year of His Majesty'6 Reign, intituled, 'An-. Act for making more effectual provision for the Government of the Province of Quebec, in North America, and to make further provision for the Government of the said Province." and by the authority of the same, That atfi?5!rild* G*°" the last clause of Uie said last recited Act be, and the same is hereby repealed.

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CHAP. XVIII.

An Act to continue and amend an Act passed in the fifty-sixth year of His Majesty'a Reign, entitled, " An Act to revive and continue an Act passed in the fifty second year of His Majesty1! Reign," entitled, "An Act to continue and amend an Act passed in the forty-eight year of His Majesty's Reign," entitled, "An Act to continue an Act passed in the forty-fifth year of Hit Majesty's Reign," entitled, "An Act to afford relief to those Persons wh > may be entitled to claim Lands, in this Province, as HEIRS or DEPISEES of the NOMINEES of the CROWN, in cases where no Patent hath issued for such Lands, and further to extend the benefit of tht said Act, and to continue part of the same."

[Passed \2ih July, 1819.]

Preamble. TTTHEREAS, an Act passed in the fifty-sixth year of His Majesty's

VV Reign, entitled, "An Act to revive and continue an Act passed in the fifty-second year of His Majesty's Reign," entitled, "An Act to continue and amend an Act passed in the forty-eighth year of His Majesty's Reign," entitled, " An Act to continue an Act passed in the forty-fifth year of His Majesty's Reign," entitled, "An Act to afford relief to those persons who may be entitled to claim Lands in this Province, as Heirs or Devisees of the Nominees of the Crown, in cases where no Patent hfftii issued for such Lands, and further to extend the benefit of the said Act, and to continue part of the same," will shortly expire, and w hsreas, it is expedient to continue and amend the same; Be it therefore enacted by the King'e Most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly of the Province of Upper Canada, constituted ed and assembled by virtue of and under the authority of an Act passed in the Parliament of Great Britain, entitled, "An Act to repeal certain parts of an Act passed in the fourteenth year of His Majesty's Reign, entitled,'An Act for making more effectual provision for the Government of the Province of Quebec in North America, and to make further provision for ihe Government of the said Province," and by the authority of the same, That the said Act of the fifty-sixth year of His Majesty's Reign, be, and the same is hereby continued; and that the Assignee or Assignees of the Nominee or Nominees it^ provision! ex- Qf Crown to Lands in this Province, who is or are dead, or who have left this Province before the passing of this Act, may bring their claims for such Lands in the same manner that the Assignee or Assignees of the Nominee or Nominees of the Crown were authorised to do, by the second clause of the before recited Act of the forty-eighth year of the Reign of His present Majesty.

Fees to clerk of ihe II- And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That the follow-wnn>is«ioii. jng fees snajj De taken and received by the Clerk of the Commission: for

filing each petition, five shillings; on hearing the claim, five shillings; for each certificate of allowance thereof, five shillings.

CHAP

66th Geo 3. c 22, continued.

CHAP. XIX.

An Act to make good certain MONIES issued and advanced by His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor, in pursuance of the Address of the Commons House of Assembly, at the last Session of Parliament.

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CHAP. XX.

An Act to afford relief to ABNER CHAPIN.

CHAP. XXI.

An Act for the relief ef JOHN WAG5T-AFP> of NIAGARA, in the District of Niagara,

Tinsmith.

CHAP. XXII.

An Act to continue an Act passed in the forty-second year of His Majesty's Reign, entitled, ^ Ge0 Jjj c 4 "An Act to enable the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, or Person administering the Government continued for 4 years. of this Province, to appoint one or more additional PORT or PORTS, PLACE or PLACES of ENTRY, withm this Province, and to appov t one or more COLLECTORS at the tame respectively."

CHAP. XXIII.

An Act further to continue an Act passed in the thirty-third year of His Majesty's Reign, en- ja titled, "An Act to provide for the appointment of RETURNING OFFICERS of the several continued for 4 years, COUNTIES within this Province." «"d, thfnce ,0 ,he e.nd

of (be then next ensuing Session of Parliament1,

INDEX

TO THE

t

STATUTES Of UPPER CANADA.

PAGE.

ACTS OF BRITISH PAR- l 14th Geo. 3d, c 83, recited 3

HAMENT. 2 Same repealed in so far as it constitutes the Laws of

Canada a rule of decision, in matters of controversy
relative to property and civil rights - - - - 4
3 Without affecting claims on real property, or contracts or

securities already executed - ib;

ACTS OF PROVINCIAL I 37th Geo. 3d, c 4, repealed so far as respects pleading in.
PARLIAMENT. District Offices, the return of writs out of Term, and

mileage ------ -- 121

2 Commencement of, how fixed and ascertained - -148*

3 Disposition of those printed ------ 186-

4 £80 appropriated to the annual printing therof - - - , ib.

ADDINGTON AND LE- County of, 116

NOX.

ADJUTANT GENERAL. 1 To be appointed to Militia ----- 224

2 £200 Salary to be paid to, 236

3 Manner of payment, ------- ib.

4 Additional Salary of £165 per annum, granted to Adjutant

General, for 4 years from 22d March, 1816 - - 350

5 To receive returns of Pensioners ----- 362

6 Allowed for postage and contingencies - - - - 375

ADMINISTRATION • £2500 granted annually, to defray expences of - 372-
CIVIL*

Administration, (See f,tfe proUte and Surrogate.)

JLETTER5 Or

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