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Ch. 14.

Short Titles Act, 1896.

59 & 60 Vict.

Session and Chapter. Title. Short Title.
56 Geo. 3. c. 138. An Act to abolish the Punishment of the Pillory, except in certain Cases. The Pillory Abolition  Act, 1816.
56 Geo. 3. c. 139. An Act to regulate the binding of Parish Apprentices. The Parish Apprentices  Act, 1816.
56 Geo. 3. c. 141. An Act for enabling Ecclesiastical Corporate Bodies under certain Circumstances to alienate Lands for enlarging Cemeteries or


The Burial Ground  Act, 1816.
57 Geo. 3. c. 6. An Act to make perpetual certain Parts of an Act of the Thirty-sixth Year of His present Majesty for the Safety and Preservation of His Majesty's Person . . . against Treasonable and Seditious Practices and Attempts. The Treason  Act, 1817.
57 Geo. 3. c. 19. An Act for the more effectually preventing Seditious Meetings and Assemblies. The Seditious Meetings  Act, 1817.
57 Geo. 3. c. 25. An Act the title of which begins with the words "An Act to explain," and ends with the words "charged by the said Act." The House Tax  Act, 1817.
57 Geo. 3. c. 41. An Act to repeal two Acts passed in the Fifty-fourth and Fifty-fifth Years of his present Majesty relating to the Office of the Agent General, and for transferring the Duties of the said Office to the Offices of the Paymaster General and Secretary at War. The Paymaster General  Act, 1817.
57 Geo. 3. c. 44. An Act to allow Corps of Yeomanry . . . when assembled for the Suppression of Riots or Tumults to be quartered and billetted . . and to exempt Members in such Corps from serving the Office of Constable. The Yeomanry  Act, 1817.
57 Geo. 3. c. 52. An Act to alter an Act passed in the Eleventh Year of the Reign of King George the Second for the more effectual securing the Payment of Rents, and preventing Frauds by tenants. The Deserted Tenements  Act, 1817.
57 Geo. 3. c. 53. An Act for the more effectual Punishment of Murders and Manslaughters committed in Places not within His Majesty's Dominions. The Murders Abroad  Act, 1817.