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1896.

Short Titles Act, 1896.

Ch. 14.

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Session and Chapter. Title. Short Title.
12 Geo. 3. c. 20. An Act for the more effectual proceeding against Persons standing mute on their Arraignment for Felony or Piracy. The Felony and Piracy  Act, 1772.
12 Geo. 3. c. 24. An Act for the better securing and preserving His Majesty's Dockyards, Magazines, Ships, Ammunition, and Stores. The Dockyards, &c. Protection  Act, 1772.
12 Geo. 3. c. 45. An Act for the better Regulation of Carters, Carriages, and loaded Horses, and for removing Obstructions and Nuisances upon the Streets and Highways within that part of Great Britain called Scotland. The Traffic Regulation (Scotland)  Act, 1772.
12 Geo. 3. c. 72. An Act .... for extending the Privilege of Bills to Promissory Notes and for limiting Actions upon Bills and Promissory Notes, in that Part of Great Britain called Scotland. The Bills of Exchange (Scotland)  Act, 1772.
13 Geo. 3. c. 21. An Act the title of which begins with the words "An Act to extend the Provisions of an Act" and ends with the words " to the Children of such Children." The British Nationality  Act, 1772.
13 Geo. 3. c. 32. An Act the title of which begins with the words "An Act for repealing so much of an Act" and ends with the words "Parsnips, Pease, and Carrots." The Stealing of Vegetables  Act, 1772.
13 Geo. 3. c. 52. An Act for appointing Wardens and Assaymasters for assaying Wrought Plate in the Towns of Sheffield and Birmingham. The Plate Assay (Sheffield and Birmingham)  Act, 1772.
13 Geo. 3. c. 54. An Act for the more effectual preservation of the game in that part of Great Britain called Scotland, and for repealing and amending several of the laws now in being relative thereto. The Game (Scotland)  Act, 1772.
13 Geo. 3. c. 59. An Act for repealing so much of an Act of the thirty-first year of his late Majesty as inflicts capital punishment for Frauds and Abuses in the marking or stamping of Gold or Silver Plate ; and for inflicting another punishment for the said offence. The Plate (Offences)  Act, 1772.