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An Act to alter and continue an Act, entitled, “An Act to regulate the expenditure of Monies, hereafter to be appropriated for the service of Roads and Bridges;” and also, an Act to alter and amend the said Act. 60 George III – Chapter 23 1820 A continuation of an act first passed in 1812, which defines how contractors and commissioners in charge of supervising the building of roads and road repairs are to disburse the funds allocated to them for road work, how to keep track of expenses and people paid and charged for various types of work, and how contracts for road work are to be agreed upon. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to amend and continue the several Acts now in force, for encouraging the Establishment of Schools throughout the Province. 60 George III – Chapter 22 1820 This Act continues a former act for establishing schools in Nova Scotia for an additional year. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to continue an Act, entitled, “An Act in addition to and amendment of an Act, passed in the forty-first year of His Majesty’s Reign, entitled, ‘An Act for repairing, cleansing, and paving, the Streets in the Town and Peninsula of Halifax, and for removing obstructions therein;’” and also, the Act, in amendment thereof, passed in the forty-second year of His Majesty’s Reign. 60 George III – Chapter 21 1820 A continuation of an amendment to an act first passed in 1801, which divided the town of Halifax into wards for the purposes of repairing and maintaining roads. The amendment requires residents to keep the streets and gutters in front of their houses clean of any sort of filth or nuissance. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to revive and continue the several Acts of the General Assembly, for raising a Revenue to repair the Roads, throughout the Province, by laying a duty on persons hereafter to be Licensed to keep Public Houses, and Shops, for the retail of Spirituous Liquors. 60 George III – Chapter 20 1820 A continuation of several past acts which impose taxes on public houses in order to pay for road repair across the province. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to continue an Act to encourage persons engaged in the Lumber Trade; and authorising Courts of Session to make regulations for preventing obstructions in bringing the same, with other articles, down the several Rivers of the Province; and also, the Act, passed in the fifty-ninth year of His present Majesty’s reign, in addition to and amendment thereof. 60 George III – Chapter 19 1820 A continuation and amendment of an act first passed in 1818 which makes it lawful for people involved in the timber trade to remove obstructions from rivers to allow them to move timber to market. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to authorise the Governor, Lieutenant-Governor, or Commander in Chief, for the time being, to appoint Commissioners to Issue Treasury Notes, to an amount not exceeding Twenty Thousand Pounds. 60 George III – Chapter 18 1820 This Act makes provision for the appointment of three commissioners who will have the power to issue treasury notes, and outlines the procedures and regulations surrounding their issue. Early Canadiana Online
An Act for raising an additional Duty of Excise upon all Goods, Wares, and Merchandise, imported into this Province. 60 George III – Chapter 17 1820 This act imposes duties on several goods and continues a former act relating to the same. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to continue an Act, entitled, "An Act to revive and continue an Act respecting Aliens coming into this Province, or residing therein." 60 George III – Chapter 16 1820 This act continues a former act relating to immigration into the province for an additional year. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to continue the several Acts respecting the Liverpool and Cranberry Island Light-Houses. 60 George III – Chapter 15 1820 This act continues two former acts to support two light houses for an additional year. Early Canadiana Online
An Act to continue an Act, entitled, “An act for the Summary Trial of Actions;” and also, the Act in addition to and amendment thereof. 60 George III – Chapter 14 1820 This act continues an act providing for the summary trial of actions for one year. Early Canadiana Online