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An Act in Amendment of an Act, intitled, “an Act for establishing a public Market House in Halifax, and for regulating the same,” also in Amendment of an Act, intitled, “an Act for building a public Slaughter House in the Town of Halifax, and for regulating the same.” 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act for reviving and continuing in Force the several Acts herein after mentioned. 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act for reviving, continuing and amending the several Acts for suppressing unlicensed Houses, and for granting to his Majesty a Duty on Persons hereafter to be licensed; as also for compelling Persons retailing Gunpowder within the Peninsula of Halifax, to take out a License for retailing the same. 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act, intitled, “An Act for appointing Commissioners to superintend and direct the Maintenance and Support of certain Poor Persons known by the general Appellation of Transient Poor.” 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act to provide for the Support and Maintenance of his Majesty’s Government in this Province by reviving, amending and continuing the several Laws for raising a Revenue hereinafter particularly mentioned and expressed. 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act to provide a suitable Place for the General Assembly and King’s Courts to sit in, and for other public Purposes. 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act in Addition to an Act made in the fifth Year of the Reign of his present Majesty, intitled, “An Act for the raising Money by Presentment on the several Counties in this Province, for the defraying certain County Charges therein mentioned.” 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act in Amendment of an Act for regulating the manner of issuing Process and Execution from the Inferior Courts of Common Pleas for the several Counties in this Province, and for altering the Form of the Summons heretofore used by his Majesty’s Justices of the Peace, also in Amendment and declaratory of the Act for the Summary Trials of Actions. 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act in Amendment of an Act, intitled, “An Act for appointing Commissioners of Sewers.” 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act for altering and adding to the Times appointed for holding the Court of Common Pleas and General Sessions of the Peace in the Town and County of Shelburne. 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act in Amendment of Act relating to Wills, Legacies and Executors, and for the Settlement and Distribution of Estates of Intestates, and to enable Executors and Administrators the more speedily to settle the Estate of the Deceased. 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act to authorise certain Commissioners to dispose of the Building wherein the General Assembly now fits; and also to adjust the Debt due from the Province to the Public School at Halifax. 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act to prevent the destroying or defacing Mile-Posts, Mile-Boards or Mile-Stones, erected or to be erected within this Province. 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act in Amendment of an Act, intitled, “An Act for the more speedy and effectually collecting such Town Rates and Taxes as may be assessed on the Inhabitants of the town of Halifax.” 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act to amend the Act, intitled, “An Act for appointing Firewards and ascertaining their Duty, and for punishing Thefts and Disorders at the Time of Fire,” and also in Amendment of the several Acts made in Amendment or Addition to said recited Act, and to extend the several Provisions therein contained to the Town of Shelburne. 1790 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act to enable one or more Justices of the Peace to issue a Compulsory Process, in the first Instance in civil Causes, which are by Law triable before them. 1786 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act for applying certain Monies therein mentioned, for the Services of the Year One Thousand Seven Hundred and Eighty Seven, and for appropriating the Supplies granted in this Session of General Assembly. 1786 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act in Addition to, and Amendment of an Act, made in the third Year of the Reign of His present Majesty intitled, “An Act to prevent Nuisances by Hedges, Wares [weirs], and other Incumbrances, obstructing the Passage of Fish in the Rivers in this Province.” 1786 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act for continuing and amending an act intitled, An Act to raise a Sum of Money towards keeping in repair the Roads leading from Halifax to Windsor and the district of Colchester. 1786 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago
An Act to continue the “Act for more effectually raising a Revenue within this Province for the Support of its Government” and to enable Persons exporting certain Articles therein names to receive a Drawback on the Export thereof, and for other Purposes therein mentioned. 1786 Nova Scotia (1758-1777) 1 week ago