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An Act to revive and continue an Act intituled An Act for the regulation of Benefit Building Societies. Passed 16th April, 1866. 29 Victoria – Chapter 22 (Session 1) 1866 This Act revives and act for regulating Benefit Building Societies by extending the time constraints of the said act. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New-Brunswick passed in the year 1866. Fredericton, NB: G. E. Fenety, Printer to the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, 1866.
An Act to continue and amend an Act passed in the Twenty-eighth Year of the Reign of Her present Majesty, entitled “An Act to make further provision against the destruction of Sheep and Cattle, and injuries to the Person, by Dogs.” (Passed 1st May, 1866.) 29 Victoria Chapter 8 1866 This is a continuance and amendment to an act passed in 1865 which requires the muzzling of unleashed dogs in order to prevent damage to livestock, and lays out penalties for dog owners who refuse to abide by this law. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to revive an Act passed in the Twenty-third Year of the Reign of Her present Majesty, entitled “An Act for the prevention of Nuisances in the Towns of St John's, Harbor Grace, Carbonear, and Brigus, and to amend the Laws for the prevention of Nuisances.” (Passed 1st May, 1866.) 29 Victoria Chapter 7 1866 This is a revival of an act first passed in 1860 which legislates the use of wagons and wheeled carts, the proper penning of farm animals and cart horses, inspection of chimneys, the fencing of property abutting dangerous cliffs or coves, and the penalties for not following these laws in the towns of St. John's, Harbor Grace, Carbonear and Brigus. Early Canadiana Online
An Act further to amend the Act to incorporate the City of Fredericton. Passed 8th June, 1865. 28 Victoria – Chapter 51 1865 This act introduces new regulations for certain legal matters brought before the government of Fredericton. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New-Brunswick passed in the year 1865. Fredericton, NB: G. E. Fenety, Printer to the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, 1865.
An Act to amend an Act for establishing and maintaining a Police Force in the Town of Chatham, in the County of Northumberland. Passed 8th June, 1865. 28 Victoria – Chapter 48 1865 This act allows for Northumberland County officials to raise $800 to support the Chatham police force. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New-Brunswick passed in the year 1865. Fredericton, NB: G. E. Fenety, Printer to the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, 1865.
An Act to make further provision against the Destruction of Sheep and Cattle, and injuries to the Person, by Dogs. (Passed 7th April, 1865.) 28 Victoria Chapter 7 1865 This act requires the muzzling of unleashed dogs in order to prevent damage to livestock, and lays out penalties for dog owners who refuse to abide by this law. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to revive and continue an Act to regulate the sale of Spirituous Liquors. Passed 31st May, 1865. 28 Victoria – Chapter 2 1865 This act continues the terms of an 1844 act regulating the sale of spirituous liquors until 1870. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New-Brunswick passed in the year 1865. Fredericton, NB: G. E. Fenety, Printer to the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, 1865.
An Act for the Prevention and Suppression of Lotteries in this Colony. (Passed 13th April, 1864.) 27 Victoria Chapter 15 1864 This act bans all manner of lotteries in the province, including the advertisement of lotteries, and specifies the penalties for those who should break this law. Early Canadiana Online
An Act for the alteration of the local government of the several Parishes of Lancaster, Simonds, and Saint Martins, in the County of Saint John. Passed 11th April, 1864. 27 Victoria – Chapter 14 1864 This Act establishes parish officers in the county of Saint John. Acts of Her Majesty's Province of New Brunswick passed in the year 1864. Fredericton: G. E. Fenety, 1864.
An Act to enable the Corporation of the City of Fredericton to raise a sum of money by way of Loan, to purchase a Steam Fire Engine. Passed 20th April, 1863. 26 Victoria – Chapter 34 1863 This act allows the city of Fredericton to borrow $4,000 to buy a steam fire engine, and stipulates how it will be repaid. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New-Brunswick passed in the year 1863. Fredericton, NB: G. E. Fenety, Printer to the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, 1863.
An Act for the further protection of Sheep from Dogs. Passed 20th April, 1863. 26 Victoria – Chapter 18 1863 This act stipulates that any dog chasing sheep is liable to be killed and its owner fined. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New-Brunswick passed in the year 1863. Fredericton, NB: G. E. Fenety, Printer to the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, 1863.
An Act for the Establishment of a Fire Brigade. (Passed 25th March, 1863.) 26 Victoria Chapter 9 1863 This act makes provisions for the establishment of a volunteer fire brigade in the town of St. John's, to be organized and directed by the General Water Company. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to continue an Act intituled An Act to prevent the spread of a disorder now existing in certain parts of the Counties of Gloucester and Northumberland. Passed 23rd April 1862. 25 Victoria – Chapter 78 1862 This Act extends the deadline imposed by an act concerning the prevention of the spread of a disorder in Gloucester and Northumberland. "Acts of Her Majesty's Province of New Brunswick passed in the year 1862. Fredericton: John Simpson, 1862."
An Act to amend the Laws now in force for the more speedy abatement of Nuisances, and to make further provision for the prevention of the same, in the Towns of Saint John’s, Harbor Grace, Carbonear, and other Places. (Passed 27th March, 1862.) 25 Victoria Chapter 4 1862 This is an amendment to an act passed in 1860, which legislated various rules regarding the maintenance of public decorum and order. Clauses include the control of livestock, dressing as a mummer, maintaining sidewalks, and fencing one's property. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to regulate the sale of Spirituous Liquors in the City and County of Saint John. Passed 12th April 1861. 24 Victoria Chapter 23 1861 This Act regulates the sale of liquor, including licensing, pricing, and penalty. Acts of Her Majesty's Province of New Brunswick passed in the year 1861. Fredericton: John Simpson, 1861.
An Act to prevent the carrying of Deadly Weapons about the person. Passed 12th April 1861. 24 Victoria Chapter 10 1861 This Act prevents the carrying of a deadly weapon by declaring regulations, and fines for disobeying those regulations. Acts of Her Majesty's Province of New Brunswick passed in the year 1861. Fredericton: John Simpson, 1861.
An Act to make further Provision for the Prevention of Nuisances. (Passed 25th June, 1861.) 24 & 25 Victoria Chapter 3 (Session 3) 1861 This is an amendment to an act passed in 1860 which legislated the use of wagons and wheeled carts, the proper penning of farm animals and cart horses, inspection of chimneys, the fencing of property abutting dangerous cliffs or coves, and the penalties for not following these laws in the towns of St. John's, Harbor Grace, Carbonear and Brigus. Clauses added include penalties for littering and for not repairing sidewalks adjoining one's property when ordered. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to continue an Act to regulate the sale of Spirituous Liquors. Passed 9th April 1860. 23 Victoria Chapter 44 1860 This Act extends the deadline of an Act concerning alcohol sales. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New Brunswick passed in the year 1860. Fredericton: John Simpson, 1860.
An Act relating to Distilleries. Passed 9th April 1860. 23 Victoria Chapter 20 1860 This Act details the licensing of distilleries and the penalty for producing and distributing alcohol without a license, or not adhering to the standards set by that license. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New Brunswick passed in the year 1860. Fredericton: John Simpson, 1860.
An Act to Provide against the Destruction of Sheep and Cattle, and Injuries to the Person, by Dogs. (Passed 14th May, 1860.) 23 Victoria Chapter 7 1860 This act puts measures in place to control dogs and penalize dog owners who injure both people and farm animals. Early Canadiana Online