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An Act to enable the Sheriffs of the Several Counties in this Province, to administer the Oath or Oaths, or if to a Quaker, Affirmation, by Law required to be administered to such Person or Persons, as the said Sheriffs may respectively have occasion to employ as Appraiser or Appraisers of Goods, Chattels, Lands, or other real Estates by them attached on mesne process, or taken in Execution. 1793 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 8 minutes 8 seconds ago
An Act to enable the Inhabitants of the Town of Annapolis, and the Officers of His Majesty’s Garrison, stationed for the time being in the said Town of Annapolis, annually to nominate and appoint Supervisors, to take charge of the Common appertaining to the said Town, and for other purposes therein mentioned. 1793 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 12 minutes 50 seconds ago
An Act to enable the Deputy Surveyors of this Province, to administer an Oath, or Affirmation if Quakers, to such Persons as may be employed under them, as Chain Bearers in measuring Lands. 1793 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 19 minutes 14 seconds ago
An Act for extending to the several Towns of Windsor, Annapolis, and Lunenburg, the Provisions of an Act, passed in the second year of the Reign of his present Majesty, entitled, “An Act for appointing Firewards, ascertaining their Duty, and for punishing Thefts and Disorders, at the Time of Fire;” and also, of the several Acts made in addition to, or amendment of, the said Act. 1793 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 22 minutes 18 seconds ago
An Act in addition to, and amendment of, an Act, made in the Fifth year of the reign of His present Majesty, entitled, “An Act to enable the Inhabitants in the several Townships in this Province, (Halifax excepted) to cause any absent proprietor of lands within the same, to pay a dividend or proportion of any County or Town Charge, to be assessed according to law, and to bear their just proportion in repairing highways, roads and bridges, within the said Townships respectively.” 1793 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 25 minutes 43 seconds ago
An Act to render and make valid, certain Marriages, heretofore solemnized before Magistrates, and other Lay Persons. 1793 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 28 minutes 46 seconds ago
An Act in addition to, and in amendment of, an Act, passed in the Thirty-fourth Year of the Reign of his late Majesty, entitled, “An Act for appointing Commissioners of Sewers.” 1793 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 30 minutes 56 seconds ago
An Act to prevent obstruction of the Navigation in the Ports, Harbours, Rivers and Creeks, within this Province. 1793 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 34 minutes 48 seconds ago
An Act to amend, and render more productive, an Act passed in the Thirty-first year of His present Majesty’s reign, entitled, “An Act to raise a Revenue, for the purpose of paying off all such Debts as are now due by the Province, or which shall become due before the first Day of July next, the funded Debt only excepted.” 1793 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 36 minutes 58 seconds ago
An Act for granting to His Majesty certain Duties on Wine, Rum, and all other Distilled Spirituous Liquors, and Brown Sugar, for the purpose of paying the Interest, and reducing the Principal, of the Public Debt of this Province. 1793 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 39 minutes 58 seconds ago
An Act for applying certain Monies therein mentioned for the Services of the Year One thousand Seven hundred and Eighty-nine, and for appropriating the Supplies granted in this Session of General Assembly, and for funding the Province Debt. 1789 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 2 weeks ago
An Act for continuing in Force the several Acts herein after mentioned. 1789 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 2 weeks ago
An Act to provide for the Support of His Majesty’s Government in this Province by amending and continuing the several Laws for raising a Revenue as are herein after particularly mentioned and expressed. 1789 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 2 weeks ago
An Act for the better support of the Poor in the respective Counties within this Province by laying an Impost Duty on all Articles imported into this Province form the United States of America. 1789 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 2 weeks ago
An Act for continuing and amending the several Acts for supressing unlicensed Houses, and for granting to His Majesty a Duty on Persons hereafter to be licensed. 1789 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 2 weeks ago
An Act to provide for the better Support of the Puisne Judges of His Majesty’s Supreme Court. 1789 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 2 weeks ago
In Amendment of an Act made in the second Year of His present Majesty’s Reign, entitled, “An Act for regulating the Exportation of Fish, and the assize of Barrels, Staves, Hoops, Boards, and all other kinds of Lumber,” and for appointing Officers to survey the same. 1789 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 2 weeks ago
An Act, in Amendment of an Act made in the third Year of His present Majesty’s Reign, entitled, “An Act to prevent Frauds in the selling of Flour and Biscuit or Ship Bread in Casks.” 1789 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 2 weeks ago
An Act, in Amendment of the several Acts passed in the Thirty-second and Thirty-fourth Years of the Reign of His late Majesty King George the Second, and in the First, Fifth and Twelfth Years of the Reign of His present Majesty; relative to the registering of Deeds and Conveyances made of, or which may affect Lands, Tenements and Hereditaments. 1789 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 2 weeks ago
An Act in further Addition to an Act made in the 32d Year of the Reign of King George the Second entitled, “An Act for preventing Trespasses.” 1789 Nova Scotia (1758-1792**) 2 weeks ago