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Statutes at Large,
MAGN A CHART A
To the END of the
Eleventh Parliament of GREAT BRITAIN,
By DANBY PICKERING, of Gray's-Inn, Esq;
Reader of the Law Lecture to that Honourable Society.
VOL. XXVIII. PART. I.
for CHARLES BATHURST, at the Cross-Keys, opposite St. Dunstan's
S T A T V T E S
Being the Seventh Session of the Twelfth Parliament of
Great Britain. '
PUBLICK A CT S. Cap. 1. To continue and amend an act made in the last
session of parliament, to prohibit, for a limited time, the exportation of corn, grain, meal, inalt, flour, bread, biscuit, and starch, and also the extraction of low wines and spirits from wheat and wheat flour. * Cap. 2. To continue several acts made in the last session of parliament, for allowing the importation of wheat, wheat flour, barley, barley meal, pulse, oats, oatmeal, rye, and rye meal, duty free, and also so much of an act made in the same fession as relates to the free importation of rice from his Majesty's colonies in North America; and to allow the importation of wheat and wheat flour from Africa, for a limited time, free of duty.
Cap. 3. For the free importation of Iridian corn, or maize, from any of his Majesty's colonies in America for a time therein limited.
Cap. 4. For continuing and granting to his Majesty certain duties upon malt, mum, cyder, and perry, for the service of the year one thousand seven hundred and fixty eight.
Cap. 5. To explain, amend, and render more effectual, art Vol. XXVIII.
act passed in the seventh year of his present Majesty's reign, intituled, An act to explain, amend, and reduce into one ait of parliament, the several statutes now in being for the amendment and preservation of the publick highways of this kingdom; and for other purposes therein mentioned.
Cap. 6. To indemnify such persons as have omitted to qualify themselves for offices and employments within the time limited by law, and for allowing further time for that purpose; and to indemnify meinbers, and officers in cities, corporations, and borough towns, whose admissions have been omitted to be stamped according to law, or having been stamped, have been loft or mislaid, and for allowing them time to provide admissions duly stamped.
Cap. 7. For punishing mutiny and defertion ; and for the better payment of the army and their quarters.
Cap. 8. For granting an aid to his Majesty by a land tax, to be raised in Great Britain, for the fervice of the year one thousand seven hundred and fixty eight.
Cap. 9. To continue and amend an act made in the fifth year of the reign of his present Majesty, intituled, An act for importation of salted beef, pork, bacon, and butter, from Ireland, for a limited time; and for allowing the importation of salted beef, pork, bacon, and butter, from the British dominions in America, for a limited time.
Cap. 10. To enable his Majesty to licence a playhouse in the city of Bath.
Cap. 11. For further regulating the proceedings of the united company of merchants of England trading to the East Indies, with respect to the making of dividends.
Cap. 12. For the regulation of his Majesty's marine forces while on shore.
Cap. 13. To explain and amend so much of an act made in the tenth year of the reign of King William the Third, intitu'ed, An act for granting an aid to his Majesty for disoanding the army, and other necessary occasions, as relates to the number of troops to be kept upon the Irish establishment.
Cap. 14. For providing proper accommodations for his Majesty's justices of the great sellions in Wales, during the time of holding such sesions.
Cap. 15. For the more speedy and effectual transportation of offenders.
Cap. 16. For making and widening a passage or street from The Salt Market Street, in the city of Glasgow, to Saint Andrew's Church, in the said city; and for enlarging and compleating the church-yard of the said church ; and for making and building a convenient exchange or square in the said city; and also for explaining and amending an act passed in the thirty second year of his late Majesty, for improving the navigation of the river Clyde, to the city of Glasgow ; and for building a bridge cross the said river, from the said city to the village of Gorbells.