The Provincial Statutes of Canada

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S. Derbishire & G. Desbarats, Law Printer to the Queen's Most Excellent Majesty, 1848

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Contents

An Act for taking the Census of this Province and obtaining Statistical Infor
1335
An Act to amend explain and continue an Act passed in the Seventh year of
1353
An Act for the organization of the Notarial Profession in that part of this Province
1367
An Act to regulate the duties between Master and Servant and for other purposes
1373
An Act to extend the Provincial Copyright Act to persons resident in
1391
An Act for repealing and consolidating the present Duties of Customs in this
1397
An Act to amend an error in the Act of the present Session imposing duties
1429
An Act to amend an Act for granting relief to the sufferers by the Fires
1435
An Act to alter and amend an Act intituled An Act to remedy certain defects
1443
An Act to suspend for a time two certain Ordinances therein mentioned relating to
1451
An Act to define the limits of the Town of Bytown to establish a Town Council
1459
An Act to provide for an Assessment of Real and Personal Property in the Town
1473
An Act to incorporate the Town of Dundas
1489
An Act to amend the tenth section of the Act to incorporate the Town of Kings
1505
An Act to repeal the Act of Incorporation of the Town of London and to esta
1525
An Act to incorporate the Town of Brantford
1543
An Act to provide for the removal of the Registry Office in the County of Yamaska
1561
An Act to incorporate The Philadelphia and Huron Mining Company
1691
An Act to incorporate The Canada Mining Company
1699
An Act to incorporate The Garden River Copper Mining Company
1707
An Act to incorporate The British and Canadian Mining Company of Lake Superior
1715
LXXVIII An Act to incorporate The Echo Lake Mining Company O
1723
An Act to amend the Act incorporating The Cobourg and Rice Lake Plank Road and Ferry Company
1785
An Act to incorporate certain persons as The Guelph and Dundas Road Company
1789
An Act to incorporate certain persons under the name of The Port Credit and Huronturio Plank Road Company
1799
An Act to amend the Act incorporating The Etobicoke and Mono SixthLine Road Company
1809
An Act to incorporate certain persons as The Guelph and Arthur Road Company
1811
An Act to incorporate The Scarborough and Markham Plank Road Company 1823
1823
An Act to incorporate The Cobourg and Grafton Road Company
1831
An Act to incorporate The Cobourg and Port Hope Road Company
1841
An Act to incorporate certain persons under the name of The Streetsville Plank Road Company O
1853
An Act to authorize Augustin Norbert Morin to build a Toll Bridge over the River du Nord in the Parish of St Jérome to fix the rates of Toll for passi...
1863
An Act to incorporate the District Bank of Quebec
1943
An Act to increase the Capital Stock of the Quebec Bank and to amend in part the Act to extend the Charter of the said Bank
1957
An Act to enable the Bank of Montreal to increase their Capital Stock
1959
An Act to enable the City Bank to increase its Capital Stock
1961
An Act to incorporate The Woodstock and Lake Erie Railway and Harbour Company
1967
An Act to incorporate The Bytown and Britannia Railway Company
1979
An Act to incorporate The Carillon and Grenville Railway Company
2003
An Act to incorporate The Lake St Louis and Province Line Railway Company
2027
An Act to incorporate The Montreal and Province Line Junction Railway Com pany
2051
An Act to incorporate The Canada New Brunswick and Nova Scotia Railway Company
2075
An Act for incorporating The Toronto and Goderich Railway Company
2099
An Act to define and establish the Boundary between the Fourth Concession of Mon

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Page 1367 - ... conditioned personally to appear at the said sessions and to try such appeal, and to abide the judgment of the court thereupon, and to pay such costs as shall be by the court awarded...
Page 1310 - document of title" shall include any bill of lading, dock warrant, warehouse-keeper's certificate, and warrant or order for the delivery of goods, and any other document used in the ordinary course of business as proof of the possession or control of goods, or authorizing or purporting to authorize, either by endorsement or by delivery, the possessor of the document to transfer or receive goods thereby represented...
Page 1806 - That in case it should at any time happen, that an election of directors should not be made on any day when, pursuant to this Act, it ought to have been made, the said corporation shall not, for that cause, be deemed to be dissolved, but...
Page 1318 - Majesty's subjects ; and that while I continue to hold the said office, I will, to the best of my skill and knowledge, discharge all the duties thereof faithfully according to law — So help me God.
Page 1321 - Notice in Writing of such Action, and of the Cause thereof, shall be given to the Defendant One Calendar Month at least before the Commencement of the Action...
Page 1745 - Action shall have arisen, and not elsewhere ; and the Defendant or Defendants in such Action or Suit shall and may plead the General Issue, and give this Act and the special Matter in Evidence at any Trial to be had thereupon, and that the same was done in pursuance and by the Authority of this Act...
Page 1367 - ... the court at such sessions shall hear and determine the matter of the appeal, and shall make such order therein, with or without costs to either party, as to the court shall seem meet ; and in case of the dismissal of the appeal or the affirmance of the conviction shall order and adjudge the offender to be punished according to the conviction, and to pay such costs as shall be awarded, and shall, if necessary, issue process for enforcing such judgment.
Page 1266 - ... years, the right thereto shall be deemed absolute and indefeasible, unless it shall appear that the same was enjoyed by some consent or agreement expressly given or made for that purpose by deed or writing.
Page 1321 - ... by virtue of this act, the distress itself shall not be deemed unlawful, nor the party making the same be deemed a trespasser, on account of any defect or want of form in the summons, conviction, warrant of distress, or other proceedings relating thereto, nor shall the party distraining be deemed a trespasser ab initio...
Page 1313 - ... that in actions of debt or upon the case grounded upon any simple contract, no acknowledgment or promise by words only shall be deemed sufficient evidence of a new or continuing contract, whereby to take any case out of the operation of the...

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