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[291h March, 1845.]
ves, may be applicable to the Printed -
W H EREAS it is doubtful how far the Laws of Upper or Lower Canada res- Preamble.
pectively, concerning the custody and distribution of the Printed Acts of the
Act of L. C.
Geo. 3. cap. 1.
publication of certain Acts of the Provincial Parliament ; and the third section of the
Provincial Statutes, and also to repeal so much of an Act passed in the forty-first
much of any other Act or Law in force in this Province, as may relate to the cus-
tody or distribution of the Printed Acts of the Legislature, or to the Adıninistra-
of the Province, shall be, and the said Acts or provisions of Law are hereby re-
vision thereby repealed.
II. And be it enacted, That it shall be the duty of the Clerk of the Legislative
shall be distri.
The Queen's III. And be it enacted, That Her Majesty's Printer, from time to time hereaf-
ter, shall, immediately after the close of each Session of the Provincial Parlianient,
in the most economical mode, the proper number of printed copies of the Acts of
or both languages, to be printed by him at the public expensc, to the parties here.
gislature respectively, such numbers of copies each, as may from time to time be
tion, in such numbers as shall be directed by any Order of the Governor in Coun-
the Province, as may be specified in any Order to be for that purpose made from
to that effect from the Secretary of the Province, cause distribution to be made of
IV. And be it enacted, That the Secretary of the said Province shall, within
and Officers to whom such copies are to be transmitted as aforesaid, and shall copies of Or
i ders in Coun also, from time to time, as occasion may require, furnish him with copies of all cil. Orders in Council made, under the provisions of this Act.
V. And be it enacted, That if after the distribution of the said Printed Acts as Distribution aforesaid, any copies shall remain in the hands of Her Majesty's Printer, it shall of copies re
maining on be lawful for him to deliver any number thereof to any person or persons to whom hand provided, he may be authorized to deliver the same by order of the Governor, on notice for thereof by the Secretary of the Province, or to the Members of the Legislative Council or of the Legislative Assembly, on the order of the Speaker of the said Houses respectively.
VI. And be it enacted, That Her Majesty's Printer shall, before the opening of Queen's Prin. each Session of the Provincial Parliament, make a Report in Triplicate to the ter to report
to the GoverGovernor of the said Province, (to be by him laid before each of the other Branches nor the numof the Legislature within fifteen days after the opening of such Session,) shewing
ber of copies
issued by him the number of copies of the Acts of each Session which have been printed and dis- and to whom. tributed by him since the then last Session and the Departments, Administrative Bodies, Officers, and persons to whom the same have been distributed, the number of copies delivered to each, and under what authority, and the numbers of copies of the Acts of each Session then remaining in his hands, and containing also a detailed account of the expenses by him actually incurred in carrying this Act into effect, to the end that provision may be made for defraying the same, after such account shall have been duly audited and allowed.
MONTREAL :-Printed by STEWART DERBISHIRE and GEORGE DESBARATS,
Law Printer to the Queen's Most Excellent Majesty.