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Cap. xcviii.

An A&t for effecting the Sale of an Efate at Tachbrook in the County

of Warwick, deviled by the Will of Yobn Norris Esquire, deccased; and for applying sufficient of the Money in discharging Incum. brances on certain Ettates at Cwmyoy and Lanthony in the Counties of Monmouth and Hereford; and for paying the Refidue thereof to Walter Salvage Landor Esquire ; and for settling the said Eltates at Cwmyoy and Lauthony to the Use of the Will of the said Fobn Norris. (q. P.)

(20th May 1809.)

Cap. xcix.

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An Ad for inclofing a Moor or Common called Middle hope within

the Park and Forest of Weardale in the Parish of Stanhope, in the County of Durbam. (q. P.)

(20th May 1309.)

Сар. с,
An A&t for dividing and allotting Lands in the Parishes of Barford

Saint Martin and South Newton, and for extinguishing Rights of
Common in other Lands in or adjoining the Parishes of Barford
Saint Martin aforesaid, and Baverfiock, in the County of Wilts.
(q. P.)

[2och May 1809.]

Cap. ci.

38 G. 3.c. 52. An Ad to explain and ameod an AA passed in the Thirty-eighth pr.

Year of His present Majesty, for incloting Lands in the Manor and

Parish of Portbury, in the County of Somerset. (20th May 1809.) Punishment for destroying XVII. And be it further enacted, That if any Person or Persons Works, shall wilfully and maliciously cut, break down, demolish, or destroy Felony, &e.

any Bank, Dam, Flood-gate, Sluice, or other Works already made, or which shall at any Time hereafter be made or erected, supported, maintained, or used, in pursuance of the said recited A&t or of this Act, within the said Common, for protecting the said Lands called Portbury Wbarf from the Sea, or for draining the same, every Person fo offending, and being convi&ed, shall be guilty of Felony, and the Court before whom such Person or Persous shall be tried ard convicted shall have Power and Authority to cause such Person or Per, fons to be transported for Seven Years, or in Mitigation of such Punishment may award such Sentence as the Law directs in Cases of Petty Larceny.

Cap. cii.

An Act for inclofing Lands in the Parish of Cheadale, in the County of Stafford. (q. P.)

[20th May 1809.)

Cap. ciii. .

An AA for inclosing Waste Lands in the Town.hip of Lifeard in the
Parish of Wallafey, in the County Palatine of Chester. (q. P.)

( 20th May 1809.)

Cap. civ.

An A& for inclofing Lands in the Manor of Whisloa and Parish of

Kingsley, in the County of Stafford. (q. P.) ( 20th May 1809.]

Cap. cv. An AA for inclofing Lands in the Parish of Bledlow, in the County of Buckingham. (q. P.)

[20th May 1839.) “ Allotments and Compensation for Tithes. § 224-28.

Сар. сvi,
An Act for inclofing Lands within the Manor and Township of

Idle, in the Parish of Calverley in the West Riding of the County
of York. (q. P.)

[20th May 1809.1 “ Modus or ancient Composition real for Tithes confirmed. $ 32.

Сар. сvii.

An A&t for incinsing Lands in the Parish of Marsworth, in the
County of Buckingham. (q. P.)

(2011 May 1809.}
" Allotments and Compensation for Tithes. Q 21-24.

Cap. cviii. . An A& for inclofing Lands in the Manor and Parish of Long Wittenbam, in the County of Berks. (q. P.)

[20th May 1809. “ Allotments and Compensation for Tithes. $ 13-17.

Cap. eix.

Av Aet for inclosing Lands in the Manors of Abdon and Stoke St.
Milborough, in the County of Salop. (q. P.) [20th May 1809.)

Cap. cx.
An Ad for inclofing Lands in the Parish of Stockton, in the County
of Wilts. (q. P.)

[20th May 1809.] “ Allotments and Compensation for Tithes. $17-22.

Cap. cxi. An AA for repealing such Part of an A& passed in the Forty-third 43 G. 3.c. küi:

Year of His present Majesty, as imposes a certain Proportion of 47 G. 3. 4. 2. the County Rate for the County of Kent upon the Eastern Division c. xxxir. of the faid County, and certain Proportions upon the Western Di. vision of the said County; and also, so much of an Act passed in the Forty Seventh Year of H's present Majesty, for empowering the Juttices of the Peace for the County of Kent to make a fair and equal County Rate for the said County, as dire&s the Church. wardens and Overseers therein mentioned, to make certain Returns of the Rental or Value of Estates within their Parishes at the Piriods and in the Manner therein mentioned, and imposes a certain Penalty upou fuch Churchwardens and Overseers for making Default therein, and for amending the Powers and Provisions of the said A&ts.

[27th May : 809.] 43 G. 3. c. Iviii. and 47 G. 3. f. 2. 6. xxxiv. recited and confirmed,

except as repealed by this Act. s 1. 43 G. 3. c. lvii. 5 2. propor. " tioning the Rates for the County, repealed, except as to Expence in u and up to Eafter Quarter Seffious 49 G. 3.-52.43 G. 3. c. lvii. " $3.as to Meetings for fettling the Treasurer's Accounts, repealed.

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IV. And be it further enacted, That the Justices who shall be Justices at the assembled at the Easter Quarter Sessions of the Peace to be holden for Easter Quarter the said County in each and every year shall and they are hereby di. Seffions shall rected and required to appoint a Committee of Twelve Juftices that annually appoint is to say), Six Juftices acting in the Enftern Division, and Six Jultices Committee to I

acting

Accounts of the acting in the IVestern Division of the said County, of which Com. feveral mittee of Twelve Juftices the Chairman for the Time being of each Treasurex.

Divifion of the feid County shall always be one, and shall meet at Site tingbourne aforesaid, on the Friday next preceding the Saint Thomas's or Midsummer G-reral Quarter Sessions in every Year, for the Purpose of examining, passing, adjusting, and allowing the several Accouris of the respective Treclurers of the said Two Divisions of the fald County; and that tuch Meeting hall always commence and originally be hoidin at Sittingbourne aforesaid, bai the fame may from Time io Tuine be adjourned as Occasion may require to Sittingloarne aforesaid, and the Jultices to appointed and present at such Meeting, or any Adjournment ihereof, shall have fuil Power and Authority, and they are hereby directed to ii quire into, and examine, pals, and allow the {ad Accounts of the said Treasurers; and the said Accourts shall be

examined, passed, and allowed solely and exclusively at the laid Meci. Three Justicos

ing, or fome Acjournment thereof. at he least, of

V. Provided always, and be it further enacted, That no fuch rach Divitien, Meeting shall be eff: ctual or competere to tranfact the several Matters to be present and Things herein-before directed to be done and transacted at frich at the settling M:eting as aforefaid, unless Three at the leat of the Justices acting of the Treafurer's

in each Division of the said County, appointed as aforesaid, shall be Accounts.

then present, but that such Meeting fhall neceffarily be adjourned
until Three Justices of each Divilion of the said County so appointed
as afore faid, shall be fo present as aforesaid; and in case no such Justice
or Justices shall attend at the said Meeting, then the Clerk of the
Peace or his Deputy fhail adjourn the lame, of which Adjourtimiert
the laid Clerk of the Peace or his Deputy shall forth with give
Notice to the several Members of the laid Corunittee.
“ 43 G. 3. c. Ivii. $ 5. so far as it requires that Councy Rates under

12 G. 2.6. 29. thall be made for the whole County, repealed. $ 0. Juftices shall

VII. And be it further enacted, That from and after the pafliog make County Rates, under

of this A& it shall and may be lawful for ihe Justices offer.bled at the 12 G. 2. c. 9.

Quarter Sillions holden for the Western Division of the said County, for the several and for the Juftices assembled at the Quarter Seffions holden tor stie Divisions of Eaflern Diviticn of the said County, to mak: such Rate or Assessment the County for railing such Sum and Sums of Money within each such Dovilion

respectively, as shall be sufficient to answer the Ends and Purposes mentioned and contained in the before recited Aa, passed in the Twelfth Year of the Reign of His late Majetty King George the Second, as Occasion may demard, or as the Exigencies of each such Division may require, and also for the Ends and Purposes of this Act; and that such respective Rates and Afr-fsments shall be as legal and effcctual to all Intents and purposes whatsocver, as if one general Rate had been made for the whole of the said Courty; and that all and. every the Sum and Sums of Money in and by such Rates or Assessments rated or affelled upoo the several Towns, Parishes, Precincts, Vills, Hamleis, and Places fituate within the Western Division of the said County, shall be paid to the Treasurer ot the said Western Division ; and all and every the Sum and Surs of Money in and by such Rates or Affessments rated or assified upon the several Towns, Parishes, Precincts, Vills, Hamlets, and P.aces fituate within the Easiern Divilion of the faid County, shall be paid to the Treasurer of the said Eastern Div.lion.

VIII. And be it further enacted, That the Treasurer and Treasurers Treasurers thall appointed and to be appointed for each Division of the said County, account for Shall and he and they is and are hereby required, not more than Ten; Balances in por less than Seven Days at leat, previous to every Easter Quarter

Hand, &c. Seffions of the Peace to be holden for the said County, to transmit or cause to be transmitted to the Clerk of the Peace for the said County, or to his Deputy, an Account in Writing under the respective Hands of the Treasurer for each Divifion of the said County, of the Balance the remaining in the Hands of each fuch Treasurer respectively; and also an Account of the Sum of the gross Expenditure of each such red fpe&ive Treafurer fince the Eafler Quarter Sessions preceding to the Time of making up and delivering such Account; and also an Eltio mate of the further probable Expence, to be incurred up to the said Enfter Quarter Sisions inclusive, in order that the Clerk of the Peace or his Deputy may and he is hereby required to lay the fare before the Justices to be affembled at the Caller Quarter Seffions of the Peace to be holden for the said County, for their Information.

IX. And be it further enacted, That every such Rate or A Messment Rate's shall be fo to be made and assesed as aforesaid thail be made and assessed upon made on the the relative Rentals of each Division of the faid County, as the same relative Rentals'. fhall have been returned and ascertained under and by virtue of the of each Division, Directions and Provisions of the before recited Act

, passed in the Second Forty-seventh Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, and as Luch Rentals may be existing at the Michaelmas Quarter Seffions of the Peace to be holden for she said County of Kent, next and immed!ately preceding the Meeting of the Comittee of Twelve Juftices appoined to be holden at Sittingbourne as aforesaid.

+7 G. 3. A 2. c. xxxiv. $ 3, 4. (directing Churchwardens and Over“ feers to make Returns as therein mentioned,) repealed. 1o.'

XI. And be it further enacted, Trat whenever the Justices, affumbled Power to revile, at any General Quarter Sesli zas of the Peace to be tolden for tre said correct, and County, whether the same shall be originally holden in the Enftern Renials of the or Weslern Division of the said County, shall determine that it is neces- County. sary to revise, corre&t, and re-ascertain the Rental of the whole County, they shall immediately lizoify such their Determination to the Jittices to be assembled in Seffions in the other Division of the said County, in order that such Justices may and they are hereby required to appoint a Commitee ut Three Justices from each Division of the faid County, for the Purposes hereafter-mentioned, of which Com. mittee any Five of such Juttices shall be competent to act, and such Committee fhall meet as loon after such Appointment as shall be mutally agreed up n between them, is order to revise, correct, and re, ascertain the Rental of the whole County, and the relative Rentals 'cf cach Division thereof diftin&ly, upon the fame and as just and equitable Friaciples as they can, by virtue of and under the Powers, Provitions, and Directions of che before recited Act, passed in the Forty-feventh Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, and also of this Act, and such Revision, Correction. and Alcertainment so to be made as aforesaid, shall be final and conclusive to all Intents and Pur. poses, and binding upon the leveral Parties to be affected thereby, until another Revision. Correction, and Alcertainment, thall take piacs and be made in Manner as aforesaid, laving nevertheless to the

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feveral Parties who may consider themselves aggrieved thereby, such Powers of Appeal, and in such Manner as is contained in the said before recited Act of the Forty-seventh Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, and also of this Aa: Provided always, that no such Revision, Correction, or Ascertainment, fhall again take place until after the Expiration of Three Years from the Time of making

fuch laft Revision, Correction, or Ascertainment. Places of XII. And be it further enacted, That the Place of Meeting of the Meeting of said Committee so to be appointed for the Purposes last aforesaid, Committee for

shall always be, for the Eastern Division, at the Sessions House for each Division.

the said Eastern Division, and for the Western Division, at Maidfone in the said County, and the Juftices then present shall have full Power to adjourn the fame from Time to Time to such Place as they may

judge more convenient. Declaring how XIII. · And in order to enable the said Justices of the Peace to the Rental of • form a proper Judgment of any Rate or Rates to be made in pur. the whole

• suance of this Aa, and to grant proper Relief;' Be it further enacted, County shall be Bevised, cor

That the said Juftices of the Peace, or any Three or more of ther, rected, and or the said Clerk of the Peace for the said County, acting under their afcertained Authority, shall and may and they and he are and is hereby authorized according 10 the and empowered, from Time to Time during the Execution of this Assessment tothe A&, to cause any of the Books of Assessment of the Property or InProperty Tax,

come Tax, so far as the same relate or refer to or in any wise concern under 46 G. a.

the Statement of Property to be set forth and stated in the Schedule (A.) contained in an Act, passed in the Forty-fixth Year of the Reign of His present Majesty, intituled, An Aa for granting to His Mojefly, during the present War, and until the Sixth Day of April next after the Ratification of any Definitive Treaty of Peace, further additional Rates and Duties in Great Britain, on Profits arising from Property, Professions, Trades, and Offices; and for repealing an A8, paled in the Forty-fifth Year of His present Majesty, for granting a Contribution on the Profits arising from Property. Professions, Trades, and Offices, and to consolidate and render more effe&ual the Provifions for colleaing the said Duries; and the Rental or Valuation by which such Assessments are made, mentioned, and defcribed, within any Parish or Place within the said County, to be brought before them or him, and to take Copies of such Books, or any part or Parts thereof, as they, he, or any of them shall think fit, fuch Compensation being made to the Parties producing the same respectively as the said Juftices, or any Three or more of them, mall think reasonable; and if any person or Persons in whose Custody or Power any of the said Books shall be shall negled or refuse to attend the said Justices, or the said Clerk of the Peace, with such Book or Books, or to permit them, him, or any of them, to take Copies thereof as aforesaid, then and in every such Cafe every Person who shall fo refuse or negle , shall for every fuch Offence forfeit and pay the Sum of Ten Pounds, to be recovered by Distress and Sale of the Goods and Chattels of the Offender or o fenders, Person or Persons, so making Default, together with the Charges of such Distress and Sale, by Warrant under the Hand and Seal of any One Justice of the Peace for the said County, rendering the Overplus to the Party or Parties respectively, on whofe Goods and Chattels such Distress and Sale shall be fo made as aforesaid, and the fame Penalties or Forfeitures, when recovered and

received,

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