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Passed in the THIRD Session of the SEVENTH Parliament
OF The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland ;
3 GEORGE IV.
PUBLICK GENERAL ACTS. 1. AN Act to suppress Insurrections and prevent Disturbance of
the Public Peace in Ireland, until the First Day of August One thousand eight hundred and twenty two.
Page 1 2 An Act to empower the Lord Lieutenant, or other Chief Go
vernor or Governors of Ireland, to apprehend and detain, · until the First Day of August One thousand eight hundred and
twenty two, such Persons as he or they shall suspect of con
spiring against His Majesty's Person and Government. 11 3. An Act for indemnifying such Persons as have seized or de.
tained any Arms or Gunpowder in Ireland, since the First Day
of November One thousand eight hundred and twenty one, for · the Preservation of the Public Peace.
12 4. An Act to regulate the Importation of Arms, Gunpowder
and Ammunition into Ireland, and the making, removing, selling, and keeping of Arms, Gunpowder and Ammunition in Ireland, for Seven Years, and from thence until the End of the then next Session of Parliament.
15 5. An Act to repeal so much of an Act made in the Fifty fifth
Year of the Reign of His late Majesty, for taking an Account of the Population of Ireland, as relates to certain Expences
to be incurred under the said Act. 6. An Act for continuing to His Majesty certain Duties on
Sugar, Tobacco and Snuff, Foreign Spirits and Sweets, in Great Britain; and on Pensions, Offices and Personal Estates in England ; and for receiving the Contributions of Persons receiving Pensions and holding Offices ; for the Service of the
Year One thousand eight hundred and twenty two. 94 7. An Act for applying certain Monies therein mentioned for the Service of the Year One thousand eight hundred and twenty two.
26 8. An
8. An Act for. raising the Sum of Twenty Millions by Exchequer
Bills, for the Service of the Year One thousand eight hundred and twenty two.
Page 26 9. An Act for transferring several Annuities of Five Pounds per
Centum per Annum into Annuities of Four Pounds per Centum per Annum.
Ibid. 10. An Act to enable, in certain Cases, the Opening and Read
ing of Commissions under which the Judges sit upon the Cir
cuits, after the Day appointed for holding Assizes. 35 11. An Act for the regulating of His Majesty's Royal Marine Forces while on Shore.
36 12. An Act to indemnify such Persons in the United King
dom as have omitted to qualify themselves for Offices and Employments, and for extending the Time limited for those Purposes respectively, until the Twenty fifth Day of March One thousand eight hundred and twenty three; and to permit such Persons in Great Britain as have omitted to make and file Affidavits of the Execution of Indentures of Clerks to Attornies and Solicitors, to make and file the same on or before the last Day of Trinity Term One thousand eight hundred and twenty two, and to allow Persons to make and file such Affidavits, al. though the Persons whom they served shall have neglected to take out their Annual Certificates. .
Ibid. 13. An Act for punishing Mutiny and Desertion ; and for the better Payment of the Army and their Quarters.
38 14. An Act for rectifying Mistakes in the Names of the Land
Tax Commissioners, and for appointing additional Commissioners, and indemnifying such Persons as have acted without
due Authority in Execution of the Acts therein recited. 40 15. An Act for further continuing, until the Twenty fifth Day of
March One thousand eight hundred and twenty three, an Act of the Fifty eighth Year of His late Majesty, for preventing Aliens from becoming naturalized, or being made or becoming
Denizens, except in certain Cases. 16. An Act to amend an Act, made in the last Session of Parliament, for amending the several Acts for the Regulation of Attornies and Solicitors.
Ibid. 17. An Act for converting Annuities and Debentures of Five
Pounds per Centum per Annum, payable at the Bank of Ireland, into new Annuities of Four Pounds per Centum per Annum.
43 18. An Act to repeal the Excise Duty on Malt charged by an Act made in the Second Year of His present Majesty, to allow the said Duty on Malt in Stock, and to make Regulations for better securing the Duties on Malt.
51 19. An Act to enable Two or more of the Commissioners for ex
ecuting the Office of Lord High Admiral of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, when the Number of such Commissioners is less than Six, to do certain Acts heretofore
done by Three or more of the same Commissioners. 58 20. An Act for fixing the Rates of Subsistence to be paid to Innkeepers and others on quartering Soldiers.
59 21. An Act to amend an Act passed in the Fifty eighth Year of the Reign of His late Majesty King George the Third, for
establishing Fever Hospitals, and for making other Regulations for Relief of the suffering Poor, and for preventing the Increase of infectious Fevers in Ireland.
Page 59 22. An Act to amend an Act, passed in the First Year of His
present Majesty's Reign, for the Assistance of Trade and Ma
nufactures in Ireland, by authorizing the Advance of certain · Sums for the Support of Commercial Credit there.
61 23. An Act to facilitate Summary Proceedings before Justices of
the Peace and others. 24. An Act for extending the Laws against Receivers of Stolen
Goods to Receivers of Stolen Bonds, Bank Notes, and other · Securities for Money.
70 25. An Act to continue, until the Twenty fifth Day of January One thousand eight hundred and twenty six, an Act of the Twenty third Year of His late Majesty, for the more effectual Encouragement of the Manufacture of Flax and Cotton in Great Britain ; and to amend the Law in respect of the Allowances of Excise Duties on Starch and Soap used in certain Manufactures.
72 26. An Act to reduce the Rate of Interest payable on the Sum
of One million two hundred and fifty thousand Pounds, ad. vanced by the Governor and Company of the Bank of Ireland for the Public Service, under an Act made in the Forty eighth Year of His late Majesty.
74 27. An Act to amend and continue, until the Fifth Day of July One thousand eight hundred and twenty six, so much of an Act made in the Fifty fifth Year of His late Majesty, as relates to additional Duties of Excise, in Great Britain, on Excise
Licences. 28. An Act to continue, so long as the Bounties now payable on · Irish Linens when exported from Ireland shall continue, the
Bounties on British and Irish Linen exported. . 77 29. An Act to continue, until the Twenty fifth Day of January
One thousand eight hundred and twenty three, and from thence to the End of the then next Session of Parliament, an Act made in the Fifty fourth Year of His late Majesty, for rendering the Payment of Creditors more equal and expeditious in Scotland.
78 30. An Act for reducing, during the Continuance of the present
Duty on Malt, the Duty on Malt made from Bear or Bigg only, in Scotland.
Ibid. 31. An Act to grant Countervailing Duties, and to allow equi
valent Drawbacks on Malt, Beer and Spirits imported and exported between Great Britain and Ireland.
87 32. An Act for repealing the Duties on plain Silk Net or Tulle,
and for granting new Duties in lieu thereof. 33. An Act for altering and amending several Acts passed in the
First and Ninth Years of the Reign of King George the First, and in the Forty first, Fifty second, Fifty sixth and Fifty seventh Years of the Reign of His late Majesty King George the Third, so far as the same relate to the Recovery of Damages committed by riotous and tumultous Assemblies and unlaw. fal and malicious Offenders.