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A TABLE OF ALL THE ACTS PRINTED IN THIS

VOLUME.

13th George 3d, 1773,

1

L An Act for confirming the past proceedings of His Majesty's Governor

and Council, antecedent to the calling of a General Assembly, II. An Act to confirm and make valid in law all manner of process and

proceedings in the several Courts of Judicature within this Island,
from the first day of May, one thousand seven hundred and sixty-

nine, to this present session of Assembly,
V. An Act for ascertaining damages on protested Bills of exchange,

16th George 3d, 1776.

1 An Act for regulating fees,
IV. An Act to confirm and make valid in law all manner of process and

proceedings in His Majesty's Supreme Court of Judicature of this
Island, from the twenty-fifth day of July, in the year of our Lord
one thousand seven hundred and seventy-five, to this present session
of Assembly,

20th George 3d, 1780.

V. An Act for preventing the running at large of stone horses or stal

lions, and the killing of partridges at improper seasons,

24

20th George 3d, 1780.

L An Act for establishing and regulating a Militia,
IL An Act to enable proprietors to divide their lands held in common,

and for ascertaining the mode of carrying such division into execution,

III. An Act for the due observance of the Lord's day,
IX. An Act to enable creditors to recover their just debts out of the

effects of their absent or absconding debtors,

21st George 3d, 1781.

I. An Act relating to wills, legacies and executors, and for the settle

ment and distribution of the estates of intestates, IV. An Act for determining differences by arbitration or umpirage, XI. An Act for amending and rendering perpetual several laws near

expiring, XVII. An Act for the limitation of actions, and for avoiding lawsuits,

25th George 3d, 1785.

VI. An Act for establishing the rate of interest,
VIII. An Act for admitting depositions, de bene esse, of witnesses, aged,

infirm, or otherwise unable to travel, and of witnesses departing

from this Island, X. An Act for permitting persons of the profession of the people called

quakers to make an affirmation instead of taking an oath,

26th George 3d, 1786.

II. An Act for preventing abatement and discontinuance of suits,
IV. An Act for amending defects in pleas, processes and records,
VII. An Act for reformation of jeofails and mispleadings, and to prevent

arrests and reversals of judgments, and for the better advancement

of justice, IX. An Act for more especially making lands and tenements liable for the

payment of debts; also, to enable the holders of mortgages to sell the premises mortgaged to them more speedily and at less expense than heretofore; as also to repeal an Act made in the twenty-first year of his present Majesty's reign, intituled “ An Act making

lands and tenements liable for the payment of debts, XIII. An Act for the trial of actions in a summary way, XIV. An Act to prevent the multiplicity of law suits,

30th George 3d, 1790. II. An Act to establish authenticated copies of the records of His Majesty's

Council of this Province as legal evidence,

IV. An Act for repealing so much of an Act made and passed in the

twenty-sixth year of his present Majesty's reign, intituled “ An
Act to amend, render more effectual, and reduce into one Act, all
the Acts made by the General Assembly of this Island concerning
bail, and to prevent frivolous and vexatious arrests," as relates to
the attachment of the goods, chattels or estate of any debtor or

debtors,
V. An Act to empower the Lieutenant Governor to give grants of lands,

under the great seal of this Island, to such loyalists and disbanded
troops as are in the occupation thereof, by virtue of locations for-
merly made by the Governor and Council,

TL. An Act for quieting the minds of His Majesty's dissenting Protestant

subjects in the Island of Saint John,

31st George 3d, 1790.

II. An Act for the more speedy assignment and recovery of dower, .
V. An Act for regulating the fees of magistrates and constables in certain

cases, and for amending an Act made and passed in the sixteenth
year of His Majesty's reign, intituled “ An Act in addition to and
amendment of an Act made and passed in the thirteenth year of
his present Majesty's reign, intituled “ An Act for the more easy
and speedy recovery of small debts,"

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35th George 3d, 1795.

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II. An Aet for confirming titles and quieting possessions,
VIII. An Act to alter and amend an Act made and passed in the twenty-

sixth year of His Majesty's reign, intituled “ An Act for more
especially making lands and tenements liable to the payment of
debts; and also to enable the holders of mortgages to sell the pre-
inises mortgaged to them more speedily and at less expense than
heretofore ; as also to repeal an Act made in the twenty-first year
of his present Majesty's reign, intituled “ An Act making lands and
tenements liable to the payment of debts,"

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36th George 3d, 1796.

IV. An Act to explain and amend an Act made and passed in the twen

tieth year of his present Majesty's reign, intituled " An Act to
enable the proprietors to divide their lands held in common, and for

ascertaining the mode of carrying such division into execution,
V. An Act to prevent disorderly persons from taking and riding or using

the horses of others, without their leave or permission, VII. An Act for appointing Commissioners of sewers,

39th George 3d, 1798. I. Act for altering and changing the name of this Island from Saint John

to that of Prince Edward Island,

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43d George 3d, 1802.
II. An Act for repealing an Act intituled “ An Act for the effectual

recovery of certain of His Majesty's quit rents in the Island of Saint
John, and for the enforcing in future a due and regular payment

of the quit rents payable to His Majesty, his heirs and successors, VI. An Act for the better and more effectual establishment of the Church

of England in this Island,

122

128

49th George 3d, 1809. 1. An Act for establishing a meridional line, to regulate surveyors in this

Colony,

141

50th George 3d, 1810.
III. An Act to prevent the harboring deserters from His Majesty's Navy

or Army, and for giving a reward for appreheuding deserters; and
to prevent harboring deserters from ships in the merchant service,

146

57th George 3d, 1817.

III. An Act to enable creditors more easily to recover their debts from

co-partners and joint debtors,

156

59th George 3d, 1818.

160

II. An Act to prevent Acts of the General Assembly from taking effect

from a time prior to the passing thereof, IV. An Act to enable the Justices of the Supreme Court of Judicature

to issue Commissions for examining witnesses out of this Island, IX. An Act for barring estates tail,

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5th George 4th, 1825. XII. An Act to regulate the fisheries of this Island, XVI. An Act to provide a remedy for injuries arising from improper

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