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Sheep and Cattle Contagious Disorders Prevention
Recited Act continued till 1st Sept. 1851.
assembled, and by the Authority of the same, That the said Act shall continue and be in force until the First Day of September One thoueight hundred and fifty-one, and, if Parliament be then sitting, then further until the End of the then Session of Parliament.
An Act to provide for the Appointment of Sheriff
of the County of Westmoreland.
HEREAS the Office of High Sheriff of Westmoreland, by Preamble. virtue of a certain Grant or Grants of His Majesty King
John to Robert de Veteripont and his Heirs, and of divers
of his Death was and exercised and enjoyed the said Office of
Day of June One thousand eight hundred and forty-nine without
is alleged) he devised the said Office of Sheriff to Richard Tufton
contained in the said Will, or whether it became on the Death of
or whether it escheated to the Crown: And whereas it being imprac-
Sheriff within the said County, and it being necessary for the Administration of Justice within the said County that a Sheriff for the said County should be appointed until such Doubts and Rights could be settled and ascertained, it was by a certain Act of Parlia
ment passed in the Thirteenth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty, 5 12 & 13 Vict. intituled “ An Act to provide for the Execution for One Year of
“ the Office of Sheriff in the County of Westmoreland,” enacted
and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, After the and by the Authority of the same, That from and after the first first Ap Appointment by Her Majesty, Her Heirs and Successors, of any of pointment by Her Majesty Her Majesty's Subjects, in manner herein-after mentioned, to be of Sheriff of Sheriff of the County of Westmoreland, all Right and Title in the 35 land, all other said Robert de Veteripont, his Heir or Heirs, or any Person or Rights to Persons claiming through or under any of them, or under any Devise, Appoint
Conveyance, or Assurance made by them or any of them, or under
ever cease and determine. After passing of Act, Her II. And be it enacted, That from and after the passing of this Majesty to
Act it shall be lawful for the Queen's most Excellent Majesty, Her appoint to Office of Heirs and Successors, to appoint, in such Manner and Form as is Sheriff.
ment to cease.