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An Act to incorporate the British and American Telegraph Company in New Brunswick. Passed 17th June 1867. 30 Victoria – Chapter 44 1867 This Act describes the incorporation of the Telegraphy Company, including private and public property as well as tolls. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New-Brunswick passed in the year 1867. Fredericton, NB: G. E. Fenety, Printer to the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, 1867.
An Act to amend the second Section of Sub-Chapter 1, of the Act of Assembly 17th Victoria, Chapter 18, intituled An Act relating to the administration of Justice in Equity. Passed 17th June 1867. 30 Victoria – Chapter 16 1867 This Act gives power to the the Supreme Court in New Brunswick. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New-Brunswick passed in the year 1867. Fredericton, NB: G. E. Fenety, Printer to the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, 1867.
An Act further to facilitate the construction of Railways. Passed 17th June 1867. 30 Victoria – Chapter 12 1867 This Act repeals several previous Acts pertaining to the construction of railways, and the stocks of such. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New-Brunswick passed in the year 1867. Fredericton, NB: G. E. Fenety, Printer to the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, 1867.
An Act in addition to and in amendment of the Act twenty sixth Victoria, Chapter 23, intituled An Act relating to the admission of Attorneys of the Supreme Court. Passed 10th June 1867. 30 Victoria – Chapter 7 1867 This Act describes the steps necessary for one to study law and become a barrister under HRM Queen Victoria. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New-Brunswick passed in the year 1867. Fredericton, NB: G. E. Fenety, Printer to the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, 1867.
An Act to continue an Act passed in the Twenty-fourth and Twenty-fifth years of the Reign of Her present Majesty, entitled “An Act to provide for the Organization of a Volunteer Force for the Protection of Newfoundland.” (Passed 26th April, 1867.) 30 Victoria Chapter 7 1867 This is a continuation of an act first passed in 1861 which authorises the government of Newfoundland to organize its local militia, in conjunction with the British naval and military forces. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to facilitate the construction of certain Railways. Passed 10th June 1867. 30 Victoria – Chapter 6 1867 This Act describes the cost, location, and commission of railways throughout New Brunswick and the rest of Canada. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New-Brunswick passed in the year 1867. Fredericton, NB: G. E. Fenety, Printer to the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, 1867.
An Act to amend the Law relating to the imposition of Duties for raising a Revenue. Passed 10th June 1867. 30 Victoria – Chapter 1 1867 This Act imposes a duty on goods, particularly liquor, and the exemptions to the said duty. Acts of the General Assembly of Her Majesty's Province of New-Brunswick passed in the year 1867. Fredericton, NB: G. E. Fenety, Printer to the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty, 1867.
An Act respecting offences relating to the Army and Navy. Passed 9th July, 1866. 29 Victoria – Chapter 9 (Session 2) 1866 This act details the consequences for deserting or those concealing deserters of the Royal Navy. 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 authorize the detention, for a limited time, of such persons as shall be suspected of committing acts of hostility against Her Majesty's Person and Government. Passed 9th July, 1866. 29 Victoria – Chapter 2 (Session 2) 1866 This Act details process for judging and convicting treason, and the consequences. 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 relating to the imposition of Duties for raising a Revenue. Passed 9th July, 1866. 29 Victoria – Chapter 1 (Session 2) 1866 This Act systematically imposes duties on goods entering the Province, and detailing those exempt, to be paid to the Queen. 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 amend the Revised Statutes, Title iv, Chapter 40, ‘Of the Post Office.’ Passed 8th June, 1865. 28 Victoria – Chapter 14 1865 This act allows for letters regarding matters of defense to be transmitted through the mail free of charge. 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 continue the Punishment of Banishment in certain cases. (Passed 7th April, 1865.) 28 Victoria Chapter 9 1865 This act confirms the continued use of banishment as a judicial punishment in the province, as this means of punishment has largely fallen into disuse in English law. Early Canadiana Online
An Act relating to Steam Navigation in this Province. Passed 8th June, 1865. 28 Victoria – Chapter 4 1865 This act allows for the appointment of inspectors of steamships and stipulates what their authority and responsibilities are to be. 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 continue an Act passed in the Twenty-fourth and Twenty-fifth years of the Reign of Her present Majesty, entitled “An Act to provide for the Organization of a Volunteer Force for the Protection of Newfoundland” (Passed 7th April, 1865.) 28 Victoria Chapter 4 1865 This is a continuation of an act first passed in 1861 which authorises the government of Newfoundland to organize its local militia, in conjunction with the British naval and military forces. Early Canadiana Online
An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain Duties on Goods, Wares and Merchandise, imported into this Colony and its Dependencies. (Passed 7th April, 1865.) 28 Victoria Chapter 1 1865 This act defines the tariffs to be charged on various items, specifying those which are to be duty-free due to trade agreements between Great Britain and the United States. The manner in which the tariffs are to be collected is also specified. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to incorporate the European and North American Railway Company for extension from Saint John westward. Passed 13th April, 1864. 27 Victoria – Chapter 43 1864 This Act incorporates the European and North American Railway Company, detailing their rights and responsibilities, including the location of their line extension. Acts of Her Majesty's Province of New Brunswick passed in the year 1864. Fredericton: G. E. Fenety, 1864.
An Act to incorporate the European and North American Railway Extension Company. Passed 13th April, 1864. 27 Victoria – Chapter 42 1864 This Act incorporates the European and North American Railway Extension Company, detailing their rights and responsibilities. Acts of Her Majesty's Province of New Brunswick passed in the year 1864. Fredericton: G. E. Fenety, 1864.
An Act for Granting to Her Majesty certain Duties on Goods, Wares and Merchandize, imported into this Colony and its Dependencies. (Passed 13th April, 1864.) 27 Victoria Chapter 1 1864 This act defines the tariffs to be charged on various items, specifying those which are to be duty-free due to trade agreements between Great Britain and the United States. The manner in which the tariffs are to be collected is also specified. Early Canadiana Online
An Act in further amendment of Chapter 40, Title iv, of the Revised Statutes, ‘Of the Post Office.’ Passed 20th April, 1863. 26 Victoria – Chapter 17 1863 This act allows for the public to remit sums on orders sent through the post. 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 Vesting all Estates and Property occupied by or for the Naval Service of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland in the Lord High Admiral, or the Commissioners for Executing the Office of Lord High Admiral, of the said United Kingdom for the time being. (Passed 25th March, 1863.) 26 Victoria Chapter 15 1863 This act transfers the title of lands held by various individuals for the use of the Royal Navy to a single individual, the Lord High Admiral of the United Kingdom. Early Canadiana Online