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9 Periods at which accounts to be rendered by

- 160
10 If not rendered within specified period, no per centage to be
deducted

161
11 Office of, in District of Newcastle, where to be

165
(See Duties and Custom-Houses-Hawkers and Pedlars

Auctioneers.)
COLLECTORS OF RATES 1 A copy of Assessors' Returns to be his warrant for levying
Rates

19
2 To pay periodically to District Treasurer monies received as
Taxes under 33d Geo. 3, c 3

21
3 To keep a book account, and entry therein to be discharge

of Rate
4 May levy Rates by distress, in cases of neglect or refusal of
payment

ib.
5 To give bonds (See No. 12.).

248
6 Quarter Sessions to fill vacancies in situation of

219
7 To receive copies of Assessment Rolls from Clerk of the Peace 295
8 Sum levied not to exceed id in the pound on property assessed ib.
9 How to recover Rates, and fees therefor

ib.
10 Compensation to

296
11 To account Quarterly

312-13
12 Form of bond to be given by

313
(See Assessment, from 44 ta 74_Highways, 74-5.)
COMMISSIONERS. I To be appointed to take affidavits

53
2 For taking bail

54
3 Governor may appoint three to meet Commissioners from

Lower Canada, to enter into articles of agreement relative
to Duties, Drawbacks, &c.

102
4 Their agreement invalid till confirmed by Legislature

ib.
5 Commissioners to be appointed for ascertaining titles to Lands

of Heirs and Devisees of original Nominees of the Crown 193-242
6 Clerk to be appointed to

198
7 Fees to

ib.
8 To be appointed to take affidavits of claims under Heir and
Devisee Acts

242
9 To be appointed to ascertain titles to Lands in the Niagara
District

351-5
10 General duties of

356-7
11 To hear claims for Militia Pensions

360-1
12 For investigation of claims against Forfeited Estates - 424

(See Forfeited Estates.)
COMMISSIONS. 1 Special Commissions of Oyer and Terminer for trial of offen-

ders may issue when expedient (Sed Criminal Law and
Assize and Nisi Prius.)

52
2 Commissions for examination of witnesses may issue

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COMMON SCHOOLS.

CONSTABLES.

CONTINGENCIES OF

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY.
CONTRABAND GOODS.

CONVEYANCES.

COPPER COIN.

CORNWALL:

CORONER:

COSTS

6QANTIES

13 County of Northumberland
14

Durham
15

York, East Riding
16

York, West Riding
17

Simcoe
18

Lincoln
19

Haldimand
20

Norfolk

Oxford
22

Middlesex
23

Kent
24

Essex
25 Counties of Wentworth and Halton

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COUNTY COURTS

Supplied by Quarter Sessions in cases of process to Outlawry

on criminal prosecutions

324

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COURTS MARTIAL.

COURTS OF JUSTICE

(See Gaal and Count-House.)
(See Militia, from No. 44 to 114.)
1 No alterations made in subsisting provisions respecting

4
2 Court of Conmon Pleas abolished

6
3 Judges of superior Courts may approve of rules made in Quar-
ter Sessions respecting Gaolers

12
4 Courts to be held in District of Newcastle as in other Districts 152
5 Magistrates to appoint the place for holding therein

200-1
6 How provided for in the District of Gore

367
7 Commissioners of Oyer and Terminer and Gaol Delivery may
sit in Home District in Term time

398
(See Court of Requests Court of King's BenchDistrict Court.)
(See Militia, No. 52.)

COURT OF INQUIRY.

BOURT OF KING'S

BENCH.

Established. (See Appeal-King's Bench)

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COURT OF PROBATE Act to establish

32
AND SURROGATE.
COURT OF REQUESTS. 1 Established.
2 Perjury in, punished by 5th Elizabeth

8
3 Commissioners of, to be sworn

ib.
4 Fees in

ib.
5 Form of oath

il.
6 So much of 37th Geo. 3. c 6, as prohibits mileage money in,
repealed

112
17 Jurisdiction extended to sums not exceeding £5 currency 348-9
8 Defendants only to be summoned in their respective divisions 349
9 Court not to hold plea of Tavern or gambling debts

ib.
10 No execution to issue till 40 days after judgment, when the
sum exceeds 40 shillings

ib.
CRIMES AND OFFENCES

Trials for offences committed without the limits of any de-

scribed Township or County, may be had in any District 423
CRIMINAL LAW. I Of England introduced on 17th September, 1792

127
2 But Ordinances of Quebee since 14th Geo. 3d, not affected ib.
3 When any person is convicted of any felony, for which he is

- liable to be burnt on the hand, the Court may, instead of
such burning, impose a moderate fine

ib.
4 Or, (except in cases of manslaughter,) order him to be
whipped

ib.
5 But powers vested in Courts to imprison offenders not abridged ib.
6 Banishment substituted for transportation

128
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

ib.
9 Process on prosecutions to Outlawry

324
CUSTOM HOUSES.

Governor with advice of Executive Council may erect 162

DAMAGES.

DEBTORS.

DEBTS.

DECLARATION

DEVISEES.

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1 Establishment and jurisdiction of
2 Terms and periods of sitting of
3 Service of Process
4 Appearance by plaintiff in default of, by defendant
5 Appearance and plea of defendant
6 Judgment in default of plea
7 A set-off admissible on due notice
8 Court may grant further time to plead, op motion duly sup-

ported
9 Notice of trial and countermand thereof
10 Provisions in case of not bringing issue to trial after notice

where no countermand
11 Manner, time, and place of summoning Jurors to try issues

and execute writs of inquiry
12 Fees to Jurors
13 Final judgment and execution
14 Motion in arrest of judgment, and for new trial
15 Table of Fees
16 Time of holding Court in the Western District
17 Jurisdiction granted to Court for trial of causes to £40, in

actions of debt, where amount is ascertained
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
19 Not to extend to actions of Assault and Battery
20 Nor affect the jurisdiction of the Court of King's Bench
21 No fees but as allowed by 34th Geo. 3. c4
22 No writ of inquiry to issue
23 How damages or defaults ascertained
24 Fees for service of Process
25. Before whom affidavit of Service to be made
26 Justices of Assize and Nisi Prius to act as Visitors on their

Circuits
27 So much of 37th Geo. 3. c 6, as prohibits Mileage for service

of Process, repealed
28 Fees on Subpoenas and Executions
29 Judge of, may take acknowledgement of Bar of Dower, and

Fees to
30 Process to be issued from District Court
31 Form of Summons
32 To be held at same place as Quarter Sessions
33 Where to be held in District of London
34 When District Court Costs only allowed in King's Bench
35 13th Clause 37th Geo. 3. c 6, repealed
36 Fees which Clerk and Judge of Court shall receive

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