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statutes at large,



First Year of K. William and Q^mary,


Eighth Year of K. William III.

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DANBY PICKERING, of Gray's Inn, Esq;


statutes at Harge,


First Year of K. William and Qjmary,


Eighth Year of K.william III.

To which is prefixed,

A TABLE containing the TITLES of all the STATUTES
during that Period.


ByDANBY PICKERING, of Gray's-Inn, Esq;
Reader of the Law Lecture to that Honourable Society.

Printed by JOSEPH BENTHAM, Printer to the UNIVERSITY;
for CHARLES BATHURST, at the Cross-Keys, opposite St.Dunstan's
Church in Fleet-Street, London. 1764.


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Containing the Titles of all such Acts as are extant in print, from the First Year of King William and Queen Mary, to the Eighth Year of King William III.

Anno i TV.&M. Sess. i. Cap. i. Tj^OR removing and preJl venting all questions and dsputes concerning the assembling aid sitting of this present parlianent.

Ca). 2. For impowering his Majesty o apprehend and detain such persons as he shall find just cause to suspect are conspiring against the government.

Op. 3. For the granting a present aid to their Majesties.

Cap. 4. For reviving of actions and process lately depending in the courts at TVeJlmirJler, and discontinued by the not holding of Hilary term, and for supplying other defects relating to proceedings at law.

Cap. 5. For punishing officers or soldiers who shall mutiny or desert their Majesties service.

Cap. 6. For establishing the coronation oath.

Cap. 7. For impowering his Majesty to apprehend and detain such persons as he shall find just cause to suspect are conspiring against the government.

Cap. 8. For the abrogating of the oaths of supremacy and allegiance, and appointing other oaths.

Cap. 9. For the amoving papists, and reputed papists from the cities of London and Westminster, and ten miles distant from the fame.

Cap. 10. For the taking away the revenue arising by hearth money.

Cap. 11. For explaining and making Vol. IX.

effectual a stntute made in the first year of King James the Second, concerning the haven and piers of Great Yarmouth.

Cap. 12. For the encouraging the exportation of corn.

Cap. 13. For railing monev by a poll, and otherwise, towards the reducing of Ireland.

Cap. 14. For preventing doubts and questions concerning the collecting the publick revenue.

Cap. 15. For the better securing the government, by disarming papists and reputed papists.

Cap. 16. That the (imoniacal promotion of one person may not prejudice another.

Cap. 17. For rectifying a mistake in. a certain act of this present parliament, For the amoving papists from the cities of London and Westminster.

Cap. 18. For exempting their Majesties protestant subjects, dissenting from the church of England, from the penalties of certain laws.

Cap. 19. For impowering their Majesties to commit, without bail, such persons as they (hall find just cause to suspect are conspiring against the government.

Cap. 20. For a grant to their Majesties of an aid ot*twelve pence in the pound for one year, for the necessary defence of their realms.

Cap. 21. For enabling lords commissioners for the great seal to execute the office of lord chancellor, or lord keeper.

a" Cap. 22.

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