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hundred and fifty pounds; to the Talbot District, the sum of one hundred and fifty pounds; to the Western District, the sum of three hundred and fifty pounds.

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11. And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That the said s sum of Five Thousand Six Hundred and Fifty Pounds, shall be paid by

the Receiver General of this Province, in discharge of such warrants as may for that purpose be issued by the Lieutenant Governor.

Third and fourth sections, 1st Victoria, chap. 60, revived and continued.

III. And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That the third and fourth clauses of an Act passed in the first year of Her Majesty's reign, entitled, “An Act granting a sum of money for the support of Common Schools for the year eighteen hundred and thirty-eight," be and the same are hereby revived and continued.

CHAP. LXIX.

AN ACT to continue an Act passed in the seventh year of His late Majesty's

reign, entitled, An Act granting a salary to the Clerk of the Crown in Chancery, and for other purposes therein-mentioned.

[ Passed 101h February, 1840.]

MOST GRACIOUS SOVEREIGN:

W HEREAS an Act passed in the seventh year of His late Majesty's reign, entitled, “ An Act granting a salary to the Clerk of the Crown in Chancery, and for other purposes therein-mentioned,” will shortly expire, and it is expedient to continue the same. We, Your Majesty's dutiful and loyal Subjects, the Commons of Upper Canada in Provincial Parliament assembled, do therefore humbly beseech Your Majesty that it may be enacted: And be it enacted by the Queen'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, 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 the Government of the said Province," and by the authority of the same, That the said recited Act be and the same is hereby continued and made perpetual.

Preamble.

ith William IV, chap. 110, made perpetnal.

CHAP. LXX.

AN ACT to make good certain moneys advanced in compliance with the

Address of the House of Assembly, during the last Session of the Legis-
lature, for the contingent expenses thereof.

[Passed 10:h February, 1840.]

TO THE QUEEN'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY. MOST GRACIOUS SOVEREIGN:

WHEREAS in pursuance of an Address of Your Commons House of
Assembly, during the last Session of the Provincial Legislature, to His Preambla.
Excellency Sir George Arthur, Knight Commander of the Royal Hano-
verian Guelphic Order, Lieutenant-Governor of the Province of Upper
Canada, and Major-General Commanding Her Majesty's Forces therein,
the sum of Seven Thousand Nine Hundred and Eleven Pounds and six-
pence half-penny, has been issued and advanced by Your Majesty, through
Your said Lieutenant-Governor, to the Clerks and other Officers of the
two Houses of Parliament, to enable them to pay the contingent expenses
of their respective offices.- May it therefore please Your Majesty that it
may be enacted: And be it enacted by the Queen's most Excellent Majesty,
by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and
Assembly of the Province of Upper Canada, coustituted 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 the Government of
the said Province," and by the authority of the same, That out of the

£7,911 0 6 granted fund or funds subject to the disposition of the Parliament of this Province, to ma now remaining in the hands of the Receiver General and unappropriated, session. there shall be issued and applied the sum of Seven Thousand Nine Hundred and Eleven Pounds and sixpence half-penny, to make good the said sur so issued and advanced as aforesaid.

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How to be accounted for

II. And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That the due application of the said sum of money, pursuant to the directions of this Act, shall be accounted for to Her Majesty, Her Heirs and Successors,

through the Lords Commissioners of Her Treasury, in such manner and form as Her Majesty, Her Heirs and Successors, shall be graciously pleased to direct.

CHAP. LXXI.

AN ACT granting to Her Majesty a certain sum of money to defray the

expenses of the Civil Governmeut, for the year one thousand eight hundred and forty.

[Passed 10th February, 1840.]

MOST GRACIOUS SOVEREIGN:

Preamble.

W HEREAS it is expedient to provide for defraving the charges several services hereinafter mentioned in support of the Civil Government of the Province: We Your Majesty's dutiful and loyal Subjects, the Commons of Upper Canada in Provincial Parliament assembled, do therefore beseech Your Majesty that it may be enacted: And be it enacted by the Queen'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, 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 inake further provision for the Government of the said Province," and by the authority of the same, That from and out of the rates and duties now raised, levied and collected, to and for the public uses of this Province, and in the hands of the Receiver General and unappropriated, there be granted to Her Majesty, Her Heirs and Successors, the sum of Sixteen Thousand Seven Hundred and Seventy-nine Pounds, Four Shillings and Six-pence, which said sum of Sixteen Thousand Seven Hundred and Seventy-nine Pounds, Four Shillings and Six-pence, shall be applied in the payment of the following charges, viz. :

£16,779 4 6 granted for the support of the Civil Government of this Province for the year 1840.

Government Office.To the Private Secretary of His Excellency the

Lieutenant Governor, the sum of Two Hundred and
Eight Pounds.
One Clerk, One Hundred and Seventy-five Pounds.
Contingencies, One Thousand Seven Hundred and
Twenty Pounds.
Contingencies, (excess of 1839,) One Thousand Five
Hundred and Seventy-two Pounds.

Secretary and Register's Office.-First Department, Chief Clerk and two

Junior Clerks, Seven Hundred Pounds.
Second Department, One Senior Clerk, Three Hun-
dred Pounds.
Third Department, One Senior Clerk and two Junior
Clerks, Six Hundred and Fifty Pounds.
Contingencies, Four Hundred Pounds.

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Executive Council Office.-Four Clerks, Eight Hundred and Forty Pounds.

Contingencies, One Hundred and Seventy-five Pounds. Receiver Generals Office - Three Clerks, Six Hundred and Seventy

Pounds.

Contingencies, Two Hundred Pounds.
Inspector General's Office.Three Clerks, Six Hundred and Seventy

Pounds.
Contingencies, Two Hundred Pounds.

Surveyor General's Office.—Senior Surveyor and Draftsman, Three Hun

dred Pounds; six Clerks, One Thousand One Hundred and Eighty Pounds.

Contingencies, Seventy-five Pounds.
Office of Adjutant General of Militia.-One Clerk, One Hundred and

Seventy Pounds
Contingencies, Three Hundred Pounds.
Arrears of Contingencies for one thousand eight hun-
dred and thirty-eight, and one thousand eight hundred
and thirty-nine, Three Hundred and Seventy-nine
Pounds, Fifteen Shillings and Six-pence.

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Her Majesty's Attorney General.— The sum of Eight Hundred and Sixty

six Pounds, Thirteen Shillings and Four-pence, additional salary in lieu of all fees, travelling expenses or contingencies, and in lieu of fees as an Officer of the Land Granting Department, and for such other sums as he may receive on Fiats or other Instruments.

Her Majesty's Solicitor General.— The sum of Three Hundred and

Seventy-seven Pounds, Fifteen Shillings and Eightpence, in lieu of all fees, travelling expenses or contingencies.

Expenses of Criminal Prosecutions, Four Hundred Pounds.
Usher and Keeper of the Court of Queen's Bench, Forty Pounds.
Excess of expenditure for Criminal Prosecutions for one thousand eight

hundred and thirty-nine, Four Hundred Pounds.

Printing the Statutes.--One Thousand Pounds.
Government Printing.–Seven Hundred and Fifty Pounds.

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Repairs of Government House.-Two Hundred Pounds.

Repairs of Government House in arrear for one thousand eight hundred and thirty-nine, Sixty Pounds.

Contingencies of Public Offices.--Eight Hundred Pounds. .

Repairs of East Wing, One Hundred Pounds.
Furniture of the Executive Council Chamber, One
Hundred Pounds.
Clerk of the Crown and Pleas, Fifty Pounds.
Clerk of the Crown and Pleas, arrears for one thou-
sand eight hundred and thirty-seven, one thousand
eight hundred and thirty-eight, and one thousand eight
hundred and thirty-nine, One Hundred and Fifty
Pounds.

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