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cities and counties of towns, until suc time as a revaluation of the same respectively shall take place as hereinafter mentioned, under the provisions of this Act, and for the purposes of such revaluation, and from thenceforth the provisions of this Act shall extend and apply to and be enforced in such last-mentioned counties, counties of cities and counties of towns respectively.

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2. Counties, &c. not yet valued, to be valued under this Act.

And be it Enacted, That from and after the passing of this Act, the provisions of this Act shall and may be applied in the following counties and counties of cities ; (that is to say), the counties of Dublin, Tipperary, Waterford, Limerick, Cork and Kerry; 10 and the counties of the cities of Waterford, Limerick, Cork and Kilkenny.

3. Persons acting under

And be it Enacted, That the Commissioner of Valuation and other recited Acts to continue in discharge of persons heretofore appointed or acting under the said recited Acts, their duties till

or any of them, in any county, shall, and he and they are hereby 15 otherwise directed. 6 & 7 Will. 4, authorized and required, notwithstanding the passing of this Act, to c. 84, s. 2.

continue to discharge and execute their several duties and offices, for the

purpose of carrying this Act into execution, without any further or other appointment thereto, until the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland shall otherwise direct.

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4. Whenever the

And be it Enacted, That whenever the survey of any county or of survey of any Barony, &c. is com- any barony of a county, shall have been made and completed under pleted, a map to be

he direction of the ordnance officers, a map or plan of such barony sent to Chief Secretary of Lord

shall be transmitted by some such officer to the Chief Secretary of Lieutenant. 6 & 7 Will. 4,

the said Lord Lieutenant, from time to time, when and as any such c. 81, s. 3.

survey shall have been or shall be made and completed, or when and as any such map or plan shall be required by such Chief Secretary to be transmitted as aforesaid.

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And be it Enacted, That at any time after the receipt of any such map or plan, it shall and may be lawful for the said Lord Lieutenant 30 to nominate and appoint One fit and proper person to be Commissioner for the several counties in Ireland, to be called the Commissioner of Valuation for such counties, who shall hold such office during the will and pleasure of the said Lord Lieutenant, and who shall repair to any county and make a valuation of the houses and lands within every 35 barony, parish or other division in such county, of which any such map or plan shall have been made and delivered as aforesaid, and shall proceed in such valuation at such times, and in such manner, and under such regulations as such Lord Lieutenant shall order, direct and appoint; and the said Chief Secretary shall notify or cause to be

Lord Lieutenant
may appoint a Com-
missioner to value
the Baronies, &c.,
so surveyed.
6 & 7 Will. 4,
c. 84, s. 4.

notified

Appointment to be notified to Secretary of Grand Jury.

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notified in writing to the Secretary of the Grand Jury of every such county, the appointment of such Commissioner of Valuation, and such Secretary shall lay such notification before the Grand Jury of such county at the next ensuing assizes.

6. And be it Enacted, That it shall be law ful for the Lord Lieu- Lord Lieutenant tenant to appoint such and so many Sub-commissioners, being pro- commissioners of

may appoint Subfessional Valuators, as may be recommended to him from time to have power to enter

Valuation, who shall time by the Commissioner of Valuation as fit and proper persons

on Lands, &c. to fill that office; and every such Sub-commissioner shall when 10 directed by the Commissioner of Valuation so to do, attend and

act in the hearing and determining of appeals against the valuation of tenements, as hereinafter is provided; and every such Sub-commissioner shall have the same power to enter into or upon any house or

land as any Commissioner of Valuation or Valuator appointed under 15 the provisions of the said first-named Act, subject to the same con

ditions as are therein provided.

7. And be it Enacted, That it shall be lawful for the Commissioner of Commissioners shall Valuation who shall be appointed under this Act, to uominate and appoint Valuators.

6 & 7 Will. 4, appoint any number of persons, conversant and professionally employed c. 84, s. 7. 20 in surveying and valuing land and houses, or in cases of towns in

valuing of houses only, to be Valuators, and to remove all or any such Valuators from time to time, and to nominate any other person or persons to be a Valuator or Valuators in the place and stead of the

person so removed; and previously to the appointment of any person 25 to be a Valuator, such Commissioner shall, in company with such

person, perambulate the whole or any part of a barony, in order fully to ascertain his competence for acting as such Valuator.

missioners and

8. And be it Enacted, That it shall be lawful for the said Lord Lieu- Lord Lieutenant tenant to give such orders, instructions and directions for the conduct to conduct of Com

may give orders as 30 of the said Commissioner or Sub-commissioners and Valuators respec- Valuators.

tively, and for the employment of such clerks or other persons in the 6 & 7 Will. 4, discharge of their several duties under this Act, as to such Lord Lieutenant shall from time to time seem fitting and expedient for the due execution of this Act.

c. 84, s. 8.

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9. And be it Enacted, That in every valuation hereafter to be made Tenements to be

valued separately, under the provisions of this Act, the Commissioner of Valuation shall according to the fair cause to be valued every tenement which is a rateable hereditament letting value, ac

oording to provisions under the provisions of an Act passed in the Session of Parliament cf 1& 2 Vict.,

c. 56, s. 64. held in the first and second years of the reign of Her present Majesty Queen Victoria, intituled, “ An Act for the more effectual Relief of

the Destitute Poor in Ireland," and shall also cause every such tene-
ment to be separately valued by the Valuator, and the valuation
thereof shall be made upon an estimate of the net annual value ; (that
is to say) of the rent for which, one year with another, the same might,
in its actual state, be reasonably expected to let from year to year, 5
the probable annual average cost of the repairs, insurance and other
expenses,

if

any, necessary to maintain the hereditament in its actual state, and all rates, taxes and public charges, if any, except tithe rent

charge, being paid by the tenant. 10. Property not rate- And be it Enacted, That, in valuing the property situated in any 10 able under 9 Geo. 4, of the towns liable to the payment of any rate or assessment .c. 82, to be separately valued for municipal purposes

under the provisions of an Act passed in the ninth year of his under 6 & 7 Vict.,

late Majesty King GEORGE the Fourth, intituled, « An Act to make €, 93, s. 18.

Provision for

for lighting, cleansing and watching of Cities. Towns Corporate and Market Towns in Ireland, in certain cases,” and in 15 valuing the rateable hereditaments situated in any of the cities, towns or boroughs liable to the payment of any rate or assessment under the provisions of an Act passed in the fourth year of the reign of Her present Majesty, intituled, “An Act for the Regulation of Municipal Corporations in Ireland,” or under the provisions of any private or 20 local Act for cleansing, watching, improving, paving or supplying with water any such city, town or borough, and which are or shall be by law exempted from the rate, or not rateable to, or which shall not be included in the rate for the relief of the poor of the union wherein the same may be situate, and in the case of dwelling-houses valued 25 together with other property, the said Commissioner of Valuation shall cause to be made and declared separate valuations of all or any such hereditaments, property and dwelling-houses ; and every such separate valuation of property not rateable as aforesaid, shall contain in a separate column a statement of the ground of such exemption, and 30 the said Commissioner of Valuation shall transmit a copy of such separate valuation to the town council or Commissioners appointed under any such Act for the city, town corporate or market town in which the said property or dwelling-houses may be situate ; and thereupon the provisions contained in an Act passed in the Session of Parliament 35 held in the sixth and seventh years of Her present Majesty Queen VicTORIA, intituled, “ An Act to amend an Act of the third and fourth years of Her present Majesty, for the Regulation of Municipal Corporations in Ireland,” shall be deemed to apply to such separate valuation, in like manner as if the same had been made under the

pro- 40 visions of the said last-mentioned Act.

1.1. Annual average cost

And be it Enacted, That in valuing the rateable hereditaments of Landlord's repairs and insurances to be situated in any of the boroughs named in the Schedules (A.) and (B.)

annexed

annexed to the Act passed in the third and fourth year of the reign of Her ascertained under

6 & 7 Vict., present Majesty, intituled, “ An Act for the Regulation of Municipal

c. 92, s. 10. Corporatious in Ireland,” or in any other town to which a charter of incorporation may under the said Act be granted, the said Commissioner of Valuation shall cause to be estimated, in addition to the net annual value of each tenement, as hereinbefore directed, the probable annual average cost of the landlord's repairs and landlord's insurance.

Valuators may

in execution of

12. And be it Enacted, That it shall and may be lawful for any Com. Commissioner and '10 missioner appointed or continued under this Act, and for

any
Valuator

enter any land, or Valuators appointed under this Act, from time to time to enter houses, gardens, &c., into and upon any land or house for the purpose of making or carrying this Act. on any valuation authorized by this Act : Provided always, That in 6 & 7 Will. 4,

C. 84, s. 17. every case in which it shall be necessary for any such Commissioner or 15 Valuator to enter any house, or any walled garden or orchard or

pleasure-ground, and when the owner or occupier thereof may oppose or refuse to allow such entry, such Commissioner or Valuator shall give Three Days' notice to the owner or occupier of such house, garden,

orchard or pleasure-ground, requiring to be permitted to enter the 20 same; and at any reasonable time after the delivery of such notice it

shall be lawful to make such entry ; such Commissioner and Valuators doing as little damage as may be in the execution of the powers to them granted by this Act, and making reasonable satisfaction (if re

quired) to the owners of and other persons interested in any such 25 houses, lands, gardens, orchards or pleasure-grounds which shall or may

be any way burt or damnified in or by the execution of any of the powers of this Act; and this Act shall be sufficient to indemnify such Commissioner and Valuators, and all persons acting in aid or under the orders of any of them in the execution of this Act.

and transmit the

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And be it Enacted, That the said Valuator shall enter the particulars Valuators shall of the valuation of each and every parish, and of each and every town- each parish in a

enter Valuation of land and tenement within the same, when and as each such valuation separate field-book, shall be completed, in a separate and distinct field-book, to be appro

same to the Com

missioner of Valupriated to each and every such parish respectively, and to be distin. ation. 35 guished and entitled as the survey and field-book of each such 6 & 7 Will. 4,

c. 84, s. 18. particular parish respectively, distinguishing the barony in which such parish shall be situate, and the several townlands, and the value of each tenement within such parish, and the name of the immediate lessor or

reputed lessor and occupier of every tenement; and such Valuators 40 shall sign every such book with their several names, in their several

and respective handwritings, with the date of completing such valuation; and such Valuators shall transmit or deliver every such

field-book of every such parish, so signed, to the Commissioner of

Valuation for the county in which every such parish shall be situate. 14. CLAUSE (A.)

And be it Enacted, That when a part only of any union shall be
Parts of unions
without boundary included within the limits of any of the counties to be valued under
of counties to be
valued.

this Act, the Commissioner of Valuation, on the application of the 5
Poor Law Commissioners, shall make a new valuation in tenements,
according to the net annual value of the portions of such unions as
may extend beyond the limits of said counties : Provided always,
That such valuation shall not affect the relative proportion of county
cess to be borne by any barony, parish or townland not included 10

within the limits of the county to be so valued.
15.
Lists of teements And be it Enacted, That when and so soon as the valuation of all
when valued to be
sent to the Clerk of the parishes within any barony or county of a city or county of a town,
Board of Guardians.

as the case may be, shall be completed, the Commissioner of Valua-
tion shall prepare and make out a list or table of the several tenements

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contained in each townland or other denomination in every such
parish, according to the net annual value; and the said Commissioner
of Valuation shall transmit a sufficient number of printed

copies of
such lists, in the Form (A.) set forth in the Schedule annexed to this
Act, to the Clerk of the Board of Guardians of any union in which 20
any townland, contained in such Schedule, is situated; and the said
Commissioner of Valuation shall specify at the foot of the lists of
tenements in each parish, hereinbefore directed to be made, the day
and place appointed by him for hearing appeals against the valuation
of the separate tenements contained in the said lists, as is hereinafter 25

provided.
16.
Notice of places in And be it Enacted, That every Clerk of any Board of Guardians to
which Parish Lists
may be inspected.

whom printed copies of any such lists shall be transmitted as aforesaid,
shall forthwith, on the receipt of the said lists, cause to be affixed
a notice on the principal outer door of the church and of any one 30
Roman Catholic chapel, and of any one Presbyterian meeting-house
within every parish belonging to the union in which any townland,
contained in such lists, is situate, stating the time and place at which
the said lists may be inspected, and shall at all reasonable hours on
every day, from and after the receipt of the said lists, for Twenty- 35
eight Days then next ensuing, at the workhouse of the union, at the
station of each party of Constabulary, and at such other place (if any)
as may be selected by the Board of Guardians, leave copies of the
said lists to be inspected by any occupier of lands or tenements
within the parish, or any rate-payer in respect of any rateable here- 40
ditament therein, and shall permit such occupier or rate-payer to
take extracts therefrom at all reasonable times as aforesaid ; and

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