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Cap. 7. For the regulation of his Majesty's marine forces

while on shore.

Cap. 8. To amend two acts, made in the twenty-eighth year

of the reign of his present Majesty; the one intituled, An act for

regulating the trade between the subjeets of his Majesty's colonies and

plantations in North America, and in the West India isands, ani

the countries belonging to the united states of America ; and between

his Majesty's said subjects and the foreign islands in the West Indies;

and the other intituled, An all to allow the importation of rum, or

Other spirits, from his Majesly's colonies or plaritations in the West

Indies, into the province of Quebec, without payment of duty, under

certain conditions and restrictions.

Cap. 9. For defraying the charge of pay and cloathing of

the militia, in that part of Great Britain called England, for

one year, beginning the twenty-fifth day of March one thousand

feven hundred and ninety.

Cap. 10. For the better support of the dignity of the speaker

of the house of commons; and for disabling the speaker of the

house of commons for the time being from bolding any office

or place of profit, during pleasure, under the crown.

Cap. 11. To continue the laws now in force for regulating

the trade between the subjects of his Majesty's dominions and

the inhabitants of the territories belonging to the united states

of America, so far as the same relate to the trade and commerce

carried on between this kingdom and the inhabitants of the

countries belonging to the said united states.

Cap. 12. To indemnify such persons as have omitted to qua-

lify themselves for offices and employments; and to indemnify

justices of the peace, or others, who have omitted to register

or deliver in their qualifications within the time limited by law,

and for giving further time for those purposes ; and to indem-

nify members and officers, in cities, corporations, and borough

towns, whose admillions have been omitted to be stamped ac-

cording to law, or, having been stamped, have been lost or

milaid; and for allowing them time to provide admillions duly

stamped; and to give further time to such persons as have omitted

to make and file affidavits of the execution of indentures of

clerks to attornies and solicitors; and for indemnifying deputy

jieutenants and officers of the militia, who have neglected to

transınit descriptions of their qualifications to the clerks of the

peace within the time limited by law; and for giving further

time for that purpose.

Cap. 13. For appointing commissioners to put in execution

an act of this session of parliament, (insituled, An all for granting

an aid to his Majesty by a land tax, to be raised in Great Britain,

fur ibe for vice of the year one thousand seven hundred and ninety),

together with those named in two former acts for appointing

commillioners of the land tax,

Cap. 14. For continuing the encouragement and reward of

perfons making certaia dilcoveries for finding the longitude at

fea,

fea, or making other useful discoveries and improvements in na-

vigation, and for making experiments relating thereto; and for

adding a commiffioner to execute the feveral acts for the dir-

COFETY of the longitude at sea.

Cap. 15. For raising a certain fum of money by loans or ex-

calquer bills, for the service of the year one thousand seven

bundred and ninety.

Cap. 16. For raising a further sum of money by loans or ex-

chequer bills, for the service of the year one thousand seven

kundred and ninety.

Cap. 17. For altering the time appointed for holding the

fummer session in the court of session in Scotland; and for alter-

ing bitfuntide and Lammas terms in the court of exchequer in

Suland.

Cap. 18. To continue the several laws therein mentioned,

relating to encouraging the manufacture of leather by lowering

the duty payable upon the importation of oak bark, when the

price of such bark shall exceed a certain rate; to the prohibiting

the exportation of tools and utensils made use of in the iron and

fteel manufactures of this kingdom, and to prevent the feducing

of artificers and workmen, employed in those manufactures, to

go into parts beyond the feas; and to the ascertaining the

strength of spirits by Clarke's hydrometer.

Cap. 19. For allowing further time for inrolment of deeds

and wills made by Papists, and for relief of Protestant purchasers.

Cap. 20. For rebuilding the parish church and tower of Saint

Thomas, within the city of Bristol.

Cap. 21. For better supplying the city of Norwich, and the

parts adjacent, with water.

Cap. 22. For the better relief and employment of the poor,

within the hundreds of Colneis and Carlford, in the county of

Suffolk.

Cap. 23. To continue, for a limited time, an act made in

the twenty-seventh year of the reign of his present Majesty, in-

tituled, An afl to enable the lord high treasurer, or commisioners of

the tricjury for the time being, to let to farm the duties granted by an

ad, made in the twenty-fifth year of his present Majesty's reign, on

barfes let to hire for travelling post, and by iime, to such persons as

jould be willing to contract for the fame.

Cap. 24. For enabling his Majesty to raise the sum of one

million, for the uses and purposes therein mentioned.

Cap. 25. For paving and otherwise improving the town of

Honiton, in the county of Devon.

Cap. 26. To exempt goods and chattels imported from the

settlement of Yuatan in South America, and fold by auction in

Great Britain, from the duty imposed on such fales, and for al-

loving a drawback of the duties on goods exported to Yucatan.

Cap. 27. For encouraging new settlers in his Majesty's colo.

nies and plantations in America.

Cap. 28. For permitting the importation of Cashew gum,

from his Majesty's West India islands, upon payment of the like

duty

duty as is paid upon the importation of gum Arabic, or gum

Senega.

Cap. 29. For amending an act, passed in the twenty-seventh

year of the reign of his present Majesty, intituled, An act for al.

lowing the importation and exportation of certain goods, wares, and

merchandize, in the ports of Kingston, Savannah la Mar, Mona

tego Bay, and Santa Lucea in the island of Jamaica, in the port of

Saint George in the island of Grenada, in the port of Roseau in

the island of Dominica, and in the port of Nassau in the ifand of

New Providence, one of the Bahama isands, under certain regua

lations and restrictions; and for regulating the duties on the im- ;.

portation of goods and commodities the growth and production ..

of the countries bordering on the province of Quebec.

Cap. 30. For granting to his Majesty a certain sum of money,

to be railed by a lottery.

Cap. 31. To alter so much of an act, made in the twelfth

year of the reign of his late majesty King George the Second,

intituled, An ait for the better preventing frauds and abuses in gold

and silver wares; and also so much of another act, made in the

twenty-fourth year of the reign of his present Majesty, intituled,

An att for granting to his Majesty certain duties on all gold and file

ver plate imported, and also ceriain duties on all gold and silver

wrought plate made in Great Britain, as relates to the marking of

silver wares.

Cap. 32. For granting to his Majesty a certain sum of money

out of the consolidated fund; for applying certain monies therein

mentioned, for the service of the year one thousand seven hun.

dred and ninety; and for further appropriating the supplies

granted in this fefsion of parliament,

Cap. 33. To amend and continue, for a limited time, several

acts of parliament for regulating the shipping and carrying faves in
British vessels from the coast of Africa.

Cap. 34. For giving relief to such persons as have suffered in

their rights and properties, during the late unhappy diffentions in

America, in consequence of their loyalty to his Majesty, and at.

tachment to the British government; for making compensation

to persons who furnished provisions, or other necessary articles,

to the army or navy in America during the war, or whose pro-

perry was used, seized, or destroyed for the carrying on the pub.

lick service there; and also for making compensation to such per.

fons as have suffered in their properties, in consequence of the

cellion of the province of East Florida to the king of Spain.

Cap. 35. To explain and amend an act, passed in the twen.

tieth year of the reign of his present Majesty, touching the elec. ka

tion for knights of the shire to serve in parliament for that part

of Great Britain called England.

Cap. 36. To alter; explain, and amend an act, made in the

twenty-eighth year of the reign of his present Majesty, intituled,

An aci for limiting the number of perfons to be carried on the outside

of stage coaches, or other carriages, and for regulating the conduct

of the drivers and guards thereof.

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Cap. 37. To continue two acts, made in the twenty-eighth

and twenty-ninth years of the reign of his present Majesty, for

decorag, for a limited time, the several duties payable in

Scoand, upon low wines and spirits, and upon worts, wash, and

ste liqusrs there used in the distillation of spirits, and for granting

a ti Alajefly ober duties in lieu thereof; and for better regulating

te experiation of British-made spirits from England to Scotland,

from Scotland to England, and to continue, for a limited time,

- det made in the twenty-sixth year of the reign of his present Ma-

1961, " to discontinue for a limited time, the payment of the duties

ator kw wines and Jpirits for home confumption; and for granting

ed fecaring the due payment of other duties in lieu thereof; and for

tie better regulorion of the making and vending British spirits ; and

far äjcsatinuing, for a limited time, certain imposts and duties upon rum

ad spirits imported from the West Indies," and for amending

the laid act, made in the twenty-ninth year of his present Ma-

jesty's reign.

Cap. 38. For repealing the duties upon licences for retailing

wine and sweets, and upon licences for retailing distilled spiri-

tuous liquors, and for granting other duties in lieu thereof.

Cap. 39. For making allowances to distillers of low wines

and spirits from malt, corn, or grain, in Scotland, in respect of

the duties imposed by an act made in the twenty-fourth year of

the reign of his present Majesty.

Cap. 40. To explain and amend an act, made in the last feflion

of parliament, intituled, An aer for repealing the duties on tobacco

and fruf, and for granting new duties in lieu thereof.

Cap. 41. For laying a duty on the importation from any of

the provinces in North America, of rape seed, and all other seeds

used for extracting oil, and for allowing the importation from

the said provinces of rape cakes, or cakes made of rape seed uled

for manure, duty-free.

Cap. 42. To continue, for a limited time, certain provisions

contained in an act made in this present fellion of parliament,

intituled, An all for indemnifying all persons who have been con-

urned in advising or carrying into execution cirtain orders of council

refpelling the importation and exportation of corn and grain, and also

certain orders fued by the governor general of his Majesty's colonies

in America; ond for preventing suits in consequence of ihe jame; and

for making further provisions relative thereto, relating to the im-

portation and exportation of corn and grain; and to authorise

his Majesty to permit the exportation of corn, grain, meal, or

flour; and to prohibit the importation thereof on the low duties.

Cap. 43. To authorile the coin millioners of the customs to

defray charges on seizures, out of his Majesty's share of seizures

in general.

Cap. 44. To enable his Majesty to settle a certain annuity on

the reverend Francis Wiilis doctor of physick.

Cap. 45. For converting certain annuities, to be attended with

the benefit of survivorship in classes, established by an act of the

laf session of parliament, into certain annuities for an absolute

a 3

term

term of years, and for enabling the commissioners of the trea-

sury to nominate lives for the shares so converted,

Cap. 46. For settling and securing a certain annuity for the

use of the heirs and descendants of William Penn esquire, the

original proprietor of the province of Pennsylvania, in confidera-

tion of the meritorious services of the said William Penn, and of

the losses which his family have sustained in consequence of the

unhappy diffentions in America.

Cap. 47. For enabling his Majesty to authorise his governor

or lieutenant governor of such places beyond the seas, to which

felons or other offenders may be transported, to remit the sen-

tences of such offenders,

Cap. 48. For discontinuing the judgement which has been

required by law to be given against women convicted of certain

crimes, and substituting another judgement in lieu thereof.

Cap. 49. To impower justices, and other persons, to visit

parish workhouses or poor houses, and examine and certify the
itate and condition of the poor therein to the quarter regions.

Cap. 50. To continue and amend an act, made in the swen-

ty-sixth year of the reign of his present Majesty, intituled, An

ait for appointing commissioners to enquire into the plate and condition

of the woods, forests, and land revenues belonging 10 the crown; and

to sell or alienate fee farm, and other unimproveable rents.

Cap. 51. For divesting out of the crown the reversion in fee

of and in certain hereditaments, heretofore the estate of fir

Roger Strickland knight, deceased, in Catterick and Tunstall, in the

county of York; and for vesting the same in the several persons

entitled to the said hereditaments; and for extinguishing and de-

Itroying a certain term of one hundred years, for which the said

hereditaments were limited in trust for his late majesty King

George the First, his heirs and successors.

Cap. 52. For improving, continuing, and extending the navi,

gation of the river Ouse, froin Lewes Bridge, at the town of

Lewes, to Hammer Bridge, in the parish of Cuckfield, and to the

extent of the said parish of Cuckfield, and also of a branch of the

faid river to Shortbridge, in the parish of Fletching, in the county

of Sussex.

Cap. 53. To alter, explain, amend, and render more effectual,

several act made for paving, cleansing, and lighting the squares,

streets, lanes, and other places, within the city and liberty of West-

minster, and parts adjacent; and for putting certain streets therein

mentioned, commonly called Optional Streets, under the inanage-

ment of parochial committees, subject to the controul of the

commissioners appointed by or in pursuance of the said several

acts; and for removing and preventing nuisances, annoyances,

obstructions, and incroachments in the said streets, and other

places; and for other purposes.

Cap. 54. For vesting the estate and property of the trustees of

Weliminler fish market in the marine society, for the purposes

therein mentioned; and for discontinuing the powers of the said

trustees.

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