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SCHEDULE TO THIS ACT. Pay List for Petit Jurors who have attended “the Assize” or “ County Court and

Quarter Sessions” (as the case may be,) held for the County of begun on the day of , and ended on the day of 185 .

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Sheriff of the County of do hereby certify to the Treasurer of the said County, that the above is to the best of my knowledge, a correct return of the number of miles travelled by each Juror in coming to the said Court, and the just sum to which every Juror on the above list is entitled.

A. B., Sheriff.

FIREMEN’S EXEMPTION.

12 VIC., CAP. 36.

served seven years exempted

certain offices.

An Act to exempt Firemen, after a certain number of years service

as such, from Militia and other duties. Preamble.

Whereas it is expedient to encourage the formation of efficient Companies of Firemen, by rewarding those members who have served

regularly for several years: Be it therefore enacted by the Queen's Firemen having most excellent Majesty, &c. That when any member of any Company years exempted of Firemen, which is or may be regularly enrolled in any City, Town,

or place in which the formation of Companies of Firemen is by law authorized and regulated, bas regularly and faithfully served for the space and term of seven consecutive years in the same, the said member shall be entitled to receive, upon producing due proof of his having served seven consecutive years as aforesaid, a certificate from the Clerk of the Peace of the District in which he resides, or the Clerk of the Corporate Body or Board of Police under whose authority the said Company shall have been established, that he has been regularly enrolled and served as a member of the said Fire Company for the space of seven years; which certificate shall exempt the individual named therein from Militia duty in time of peace, from serving as a Constable, and

from all Parish and Town offices; any law, custom, or usage, to the
contrary notwithstanding: Provided always, that nothing herein con- Proviso.
tained shall be construed to exempt any such Fireman from serving as
a Juryman.

ACT 14 & 15 VIC., CAP. 85.

Firemen having served & certain time exempt from serving as Jurore,

An Act to exempt Firemen in Cities from the payment of Statute

Labour Tax, &c. Be it enacted, by the Queen's Most Excellent Majesty, &c., That fir from and after the passing of this Act, it shall and may be lawful for the Municipal Corporation of any City within this Province, by any by-law, to enact and provide, that when any member of any company of Firemen which is or may be regularly enrolled in such city wherein the formation of Companies of Firemen is by law authorized and regulated, has regularly and faithfully served for the space and term of seven years consecutively in the same, the said member shall be entitled to receive, upon producing due proof of his having served seven years consecutively as aforesaid, a certificate from the Clerk of the Common Council of the city in which he resides, or the Clerk of the Corporate Body under whose authority the said Company shall have been established, that he has been regularly enrolled and served as a member of the said Fire Company for the space of seven years, which certificate shall exempt the individual named therein from the payment of any personal Statute Labour Tax thereafter, and from serving as a Juror on the trial of any cause in any Court of Law within this Province; any law, custom or usage to the contrary notwithstanding.

MUNICIPAL ACTS, &C., REPEALED.

12 VIC. CAP. 80.

An Act to repeal the Acts in force in Upper Canada, relative to the

Establishment of Local and Municipal Authorities, and other

matters of a like nature. Whereas it is expedient to repeal the several Acts in force in Upper Pramble. Canada, relating to the incorporation of the inhabitants of the several Districts of that part of this Province, and of certain other localities

mentioned in the Schedule repeal ed with Acts continuing them or continued by thein.

to be revived on repealed, &c., by the passing o this Act, by implication.

Proviso as to proceedings rela

and other matters

this Act shall be in force, under the Acts repealed.

therein, the election and duties of Township Officers, and other matters

of a like nature, to the end that better provision may be made for such The Acts and purposes: Be it therefore enacted, &c., That the several Acts of the mentioned in the Parliament of the late Province of Upper Canada, and those of the

Parliament of this Province set forth in the Schedule to this Act annexed marked A, and containing a description of the Acts and parts of Acts repealed by this Act, so far as the same shall be in force at the commencement of this Act, and all Acts continuing or making permanent any of the said Acts, or continued or made permanent by any of

them, shall be, and the same are hereby repealed: Provided always, Proviso: Acts not nevertheless, Firstly: That no Act or part of an Act repealed by any

of of the Acts hereby repealed, shall be revived by the passing of this

Act, and no Act, or part of an Act, perpetuated or continued by any of the Acts hereby repealed, (except such as are herein expressly repealed), shall be repealed by the passing of this Act; And provided

always, Secondly: That notwithstanding the repeal of the Acts and live to offences parts of Acts hereby repealed, all acts which might have been done, occurring before and all proceedings which might bave been taken or prosecuted relat

ing to any offences or neglects which may have been committed, or to any matters which shall have happened, or to any moneys which shall have become due, or to any fines or penalties which shall have been incurred before the day on which this Act shall come into operation, shall and may still be done or prosecuted, and the offences and omissions may be dealt with and punished, and the moneys may be recovered and dealt with, and the fines and penalties may be imposed and

applied as if the Acts, and parts of Acts, hereby repealed, continued in Exception. force, except only so far as the new Municipal Corporations to be

created by and under the provisions of the Act of the present Session of Parliament to provide for the Incorporation of Townships, Counties, Villages, Towns and Cities in Upper Canada, shall or may be substituted for the old ones.

II. And in order that no doubt shall remain whether any or what part of any former Acts relating to the Incorporation of the Inhabitants of the several Districts of that part of this Province, and of the other

localities therein, or the Election and duties of Township Officers, conAl Acte andere. tinue in force: Be it enacted, That all Acts and parts of Acts relating Inting to certain to the same, shall be, and the same are hereby repealed, so far as such

Acts or parts of Acts shall be in force at the commencement of this Act, save and except such Acts or parts of Acts as are mentioned in the Schedule to this Act annexed, marked B, and save and except all other Acts made expressly for other purposes, although they incidentally touch on matters relating to such subjects, or although the provta

Recital.

AP Acts and parts of Acts re

subjec's-except those saved in Schedule Brepealed.

ked B, although the the prov

sions thereof are to be carried into effect by Officers elected or appoint- Further exceped under such Acts or parts of Acts, nevertheless, such matters and provisions last mentioned, so far as they are repugnant to, or inconsistent with the Act or Acts relating to such matters in force at the time, shall be, in all respects, controlled by such last mentioned Act or Acts, unless the contrary shall have been expressed in such last mentioned Act or Acts.

III. And whereas certain Acts mentioned and set forth in the Sche- Recital. dules hereto annexed, to be hereby repealed either in the whole or in part, contain certain special provisions respecting assessments upon property in the Cities, Towns and Villages to which they respectively refer; and whereas such Acts or parts of Acts are not in the said Schedules excepted out of the repeal hereby intended upon the expectation that a general Act will be passed during the present Session of Parliament for establishing a more just general system of assessment in Upper Canada than that now in force therein, and it is therefore expedient to provide that in case such Act shall be so passed, the said provisions shall remain in force: Be it therefore enacted, That until tive such Act for a more just general system of assessment in Upper Canada shall be passed, or other Legislative provision be made in that behalf, so much of the several Acts mentioned in the Schedule to this Act annexed as established provide for, or regulate the assessment or mode of assessment, or the property to be assessed in any of such Cities or the liberties thereof, or in any of such Towns or Villages, or any matter relating to the same, shall continue in force as if such Acts or parts of Acts had in the said Schedules been specially excepted from repeal; and all such Acts and parts of Acts shall extend and apply to every such City and the liberties thereof, and to every such Town and Village respectively, according to the extended or altered limits thereof as established by an Act of the present Session of Parliament, intituled, An Act to provide by one general Law for the erection of Municipal Corporations, and the establishment of regulations of Police in and for the several Counties, Cities, Towns, Townshipsand Villages in Upper Canada.

Provisions relative to agsessments saved.

of this Act.

VI. And be it enacted, That this Act shall commence and have force Commencement and effect upon, from and after the first day of January, in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and fifty, and not before.

V. And be in enacted, That this Act may be amended, altered, or Act may be repealed by any Act to be passed in this present Session of Par- this session. liament.

amended, &c.,

SCH E D U L E A ,
Containing a description of the Acts and parts of Acts Repeuled by this Act.

FIRST DIVISION.
Acts of the Parliament of the late Province of Upper Canada.

NO

DATE AND SUBJECT

OF ACT.

TITLE.

EXTENT OF REPEAL.

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An Act for the regulation of Ferries.

So much as yests any powers

in the Magistrales in Quarter

Sessions.
An Act to extend the provisions of an Act passed in

the thirty-fourth year of His Majesty's Reign,
intituled, " An Act to restrain the custom of per
mitting Horried Catile, Horses, Sheep and swine
to run at large.

Thewhole.

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13 Geo. 3, Cap. 11, An Act the more conveniently to collect the comAssessment for

pensation to the Members of the House of AssemMembers Indemnity. bly for their atiendance in their duty in Parliament

and to repeal part of an Act passed in the Parlia-
ment of this Province, in the thirty-third year of
His Majesty's Reign, intituled, An Act to au-
thorize and direct the laying and collecting of
Assessments and Rates within this Province, and
to provide for the payment of wages to the Housel
of Assembly."

The whole.

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An Act to provide for the laying out, amending and Sections one to eleven, inclo-
keeping in repair, the Public Highways and Roads sive, and Sections thirteen to
in this Province, ard to repeal the laws now in thirty-four, inclusive.
force for that purpose.

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157 Geo. 3. Can. 2. An Act to establish a Police in the Towns of York. York, Amherstburgh Sandwich and Amherstburgh.

The whole and Sandwich.

9 57 Geo. 3, Cap. 4,

An Act to establish a Market in the Town of Nia-
Niagara Market. gara, in the Niagara District.

The whole.
10 159 G. 3. Seg. 2. Cap. 5. An Act for establishing a Police in the Town ofl
Niagara.

Niagara, in the District of Niagara, aud for other
purposes therein mentioned.

The whole,
1 159 G. 3. Seg. 2. Cap. 11.) In Act to amend and repeal part of an Act passed
Niagara Market.

in the fifty-seventh year of His Majesty's Reigni,
intituled * An Act to establish a Market in the
Town of Niagara, in the Niagara District.

The whole.

12 2 G. 4, Seg. 2, Cap. 11, An Act to repeal in part a certain part of an Acil

Caitle running at passed in the forty-third year of His late Majesty's
large.

Reign, intituled, “An Act to extend the provisions
of an Act passed in the thirty-fourth year of His
Majesty's Reign, intituled, An Act to restrain
the custom of permitting Hornet Cattle, Horses,
Sheep and Swine, to run at large.' ” anit fur her to
enable the Magistrates in their respective Districts
in this Pr vince, in General Quarier-essions as-
seindled, to make sucb rules and regulations as
may restrain Swine, running at large in the respec-
tive Towns in this Province, where a Police is or
may hereafter be established by Law.

The whole.

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