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The Public GENERAL STATUTES passed in the

FIRST Session of the SEVENTEENTH Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.

20 & 21 VICTORIA.

1. An Act for the Amendment of the Cinque Ports Act.

1 II. An Act to enable Her Majesty to settle an Annuity on Her Royal Highness the Princess Royal.

2 III. An Act to amend the Act of the Sixteenth and Seven

teenth Years of Her Majesty, to substitute, in certain Cases, other Punishment in lieu of Transportation.

3 IV. An Act to apply the Sum of Eight Millions out of the

Consolidated Fund to the Service of the Year One thousand eight hundred and fifty-seven.

5 V. An Act to continue the Act for extending for a limited Time

the Provision for Abatement of Income Tax in respect of Insurance on Lives.

7 VI. An Act to alter the Constitution and amend the Procedure of the Court of Exchequer Chamber in Ireland.

8 VII. An Act to revive and amend certain Acts relating to

the Collection of County Cess in Ireland ; and also to provide for the Appointment, in certain Cases, of Collectors to levy the Charges and Expenses of additional Constabulary appointed under the Act 19 & 20 Vict. c. 36.

9 VIHI. An Act to amend the Act 17 & 18 Vict. c. 11., with

a view to the Abolition of Ministers Money in Ireland. 11 IX. An Act to confirm certain Provisional Orders made under

an Act of the Fifteenth Year of Her present Majesty, to

facilitate Arrangements for the Relief of Turnpike Trusts. 12 X. An Act to amend the Charter of Incorporation granted to

the Borough of Hanley in the County of Stafford. 16 XI. An Act to amend “ The Militia (Ireland) Act, 1854.” 18

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XII. An Act to carry into effect a Convention between Her Majesty and the King of Denmark.

19 XIII. An Act to facilitate the procuring of Sites for Workhouses in certain Cases.

20 XIV. An Act to amend the Joint Stock Companies Act, 1856.

23 XV. An Act to amend the Act of the Sixth and Seventh

Years of King William the Fourth, Chapter One hundred and sixteen, for consolidating and amending the Laws relating to the Presentment of Public Money by Grand Juries in Ireland.

31 XVI. An Act to discontinue the Toll on the Turnpike Roads

now existing in Ireland, and to provide for the Maintenance of such Roads as public Roads, and for the Discharge of the Debts due thereon, and for other Purposes relating thereto.

32 XVII. An Act to amend the Act of the Eleventh and Twelfth

Years of Her Majesty, Chapter Seventy-two, so far as relates to the Distribution of the Constabulary Force in Ireland.

53 XVIII. An Act to regulate Procedure in the Bill Chamber in Scotland.

55 XIX. An Act to remove Doubts as to the Law of Bankruptcy and Real Securities in Scotland.

57 XX. An Act to authorize the Inclosure of certain Lands in

pursuance of a Special Report of the Inclosure Commissioners for England and Wales.

59 XXI. An Act to suspend the making of Lists and the Ballots

for the Militia of the United Kingdom. XXII. An Act to apply the Public Health Act, 1848, to the

Parish of Aldershot, and to constitute a Local Board of Health therein.

61 XXIII. An Act to authorize the Commissioners of Public

Works in Ireland to sell Mill Sites and Water Power, notwithstanding Final Award, in any Drainage or Navigation District.

63 XXIV. An Act to continue certain Turnpike Acts in Great Britain.

65 XXV. An Act to continue the Powers of the Commissioners

under an Act of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Years of Her Majesty concerning the University of Oxford and the College of St. Mary Winchester, and further to amend the said Act.

67 XXVI. An Act to provide for the Registration of Long Leases in Scotland, and Assignations thereof.

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XXVII. An Act to amend the Acts relating to the Caledonian

and Crinan Canals, and to make further Provision for the Accommodation of the Traffic thereon.

79 XXVIII. An Act to amend the Laws relating to the Payment

of the Land and Assessed Taxes and Property and Income Tax in Scotland.

83 XXIX. An Act to render valid certain Marriages in Christ

Church, West Hartlepool, in the Parish of Stranton in the County of Durham.

85 XXX. An Act for enabling the Commissioners of the Admi

ralty to purchase certain Lands in the Parish of Chatham in the County of Kent, and to stop up, divert, or alter certain Ways in the said Parish ; and for other Purposes relating thereto.

86 XXXI. An Act to amend and explain the Inclosure Acts. 98 XXXII. An Act for the better Supply of Water for the Use

of Vessels resorting to the Harbour of Refuge at Portland, and for enabling the Commissioners of the Admiralty to supply such Water; for vesting in the said Commissioners certain Lands belonging to Her Majesty; and for other Purposes relating thereto.

102 XXXIII. An Act to regulate certain Proceedings in relation

to the Election of Representative Peers for Ireland. 108 XXXIV. An Act to explain an Act for the Settlement of

the Boundaries between the Provinces of Canada and New Brunswick.

109 XXXV. An Act to amend an Act passed in the Fifteenth and

Sixteenth Years of the Reign of Her present Majesty Queen Victoria, intituled An Act to amend the Laws concerning the Burial of the Dead in the Metropolis, so far as relates to the City of London and the Liberties thereof.

110 XXXVI. An Act to supply an Omission in a Schedule to the

Act to amend the Acts relating to County Courts. 113 XXXVII. An Act to repeal the Twenty-seventh Section of the Superannuation Act, 1834.

114 XXXVIII. An Act to continue the General Board of Health.

115 XXXIX. An Act to regulate the Admission of Attornies and

Solicitors of Colonial Courts in Her Majesty's Superior

Courts of Law and Equity in England, in certain Cases. 115 XL. An Act to continue and amend an Act of the Seven

teenth and Eighteenth Years of Her Majesty's Reign, Chapter Eighty-nine, and also the Laws for the Suppression and Prevention of Illicit Distillation in Ireland ; and to constitute the Constabulary Force Officers of Customs for certain Purposes.

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