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CAP. II.

An Act to amend the Act for raising a Revenue. [Passed June 14, 1873.]

BE

say:

E it enacted by the Lieutenant Governor,
Council and Assembly, as follows, that is to

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enue Law of

1. From and after the passing of this Act Amends Revinstead of the duties imposed by the "Act for present Sesraising a Revenue," passed during the present sion. session of the Legislature, on Rum, Spirits, Brown Duties imand Muscovado Sugar, manufactured Tobacco and posed:Cigars, to be imported into this Island, the following duties shall be imposed on the said articles, that is to say:

any ingredi

II. On Rum, the duty of eighty cents per On Rum. gallon. On Spirits and Strong Waters imported on Spirits into this Island, mixed with any ingredient or mixed with ingredients, although thereby coming under the ent, &c. name or denomination of Proprietary Medicines, Mixtures, Essences, Extracts, or any other name, description or denomination, shall be,nevertheless, held and deemed to be Spirits or Strong Waters, and subject to the duty of one dollar and twenty -cents per gallon. On Spirits and Strong Waters, On Spirits & imported into this Island, the sum of one dollar Strong Watand twenty cents per gallon. On Sugar, equal to On Sugar or above number nine Dutch, one cent per pound above No. 9 and twenty-five per centum ad-valorem. On Sugar equal to or below number nine Dutch, Sugar below three quarters of a cent per pound, and twentyfive per cent ad-valorem. On Tobacco, manu- On Tobacco. factured, twenty cents per pound, and twelve and one-half per cent. advalorem. On Cigars, Cigars. forty-five cents per pound.

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Dutch.

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Enactments

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ties under

this Act.

III. All and every the powers and authorities, Cap. 1, to ap- provisions, rules, regulations, directions, penalply to col ties, forfeitures, clauses, matters or things, in the Act of the thirty-fourth Victoria, chapter one, shall severally and respectively be duly observed, practised and applied to and put in execution in relation to the duties thereby and hereby imposed and granted as well during the time limited by the said "Act for raising a Revenue," as after the expiration thereof for securing, levying, collecting and recovering the said duties, and all arrears thereof, and all penalties and forfeitures that may have heretofore been incurred under and by virtue of the said recited Act, and for suing for and recovering all such penalties as shall have been and may be incurred in relation to the said duties as fully and effectually, to all intents and purposes, as if the same powers and authorities, rules, regulations, directions, penalties, clauses, matters and things were particularly repealed and re-enacted in the body of this Act with reference to the said duties hereby and thereby granted and imposed.

Forms in 34

during oper

Act, &c.

*Schedules & IV. The several forms and schedules menVic., Cap. 1, tioned and referred to in the said recited Act of shall be used the thirty-fourth Victoria, chapter one, shall conation of this tinue and be applicable to the several matters and things to which the same have reference in the said Act during the operation of this Act, and of the Act of the present session, intituled "An Act for raising a Revenue," and shall be used for like purposes and objects during the continuance of this Act as they have hitherto been and now are used under the said recited Act of the thirty-fourth Victoria, chapter one.

All sections

of the Acts

V. Any section or sections, and every part or 34th Victoria parts of any section or sections of the Act of the Cap. 1, and thirty-fourth Victoria, chapter one, intituled

of all other

authorize

payment of

"An Act for raising a Reuenue," and of the Act 36th Vic., of the thirty-sixth Victoria, chapter one, inti- Cap. 1, and tuled "An Act for raising a Revenue," and of Acts which all other Acts of this Island which authorise the payment or allowance of drawbacks to the ex- drawbacks,. porter or exporters from this Island, of Wines, repealed. Gin, Brandy, Rum, or other distilled Spirituous Liquors, Tea, Tobacco, Goods, Wares and Merchandize, shall be, and the same are hereby repealed, and shall be held to have been repealed from and after the first day of June, in the present year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy-three, and no payment or allowance of drawbacks shall be made or granted to any exporter or exporters from this Island of Wines, Gin, Brandy, Rum or other Distilled Spirituous Liquors, Tea, Tobacco, Goods, Wares and Merchandize upon or after the said day.

effect from

VI. All the provisions of this Act shall, for Act to take the purposes thereof, be held and construed to be 1st June, in force and effect from and after the first day of 1873. June, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy-three.

CAP. III.

An Act to establish County Courts of Judicature in this Island.

BE

[Passed June 14, 1873.]

E it enacted by the Lieutenant Governor,
Council and Assembly, as follows:

Courts to be

I. There shall be established in each of the County Counties of Queen's County, Prince County, established and King's County, in this Island, respectively, in each CounCourts of Judicature to be called, respectively, ty.

Designation "the County Court of Queen's County," "the County Court of Prince County," and "the County Court of King's County."

Counties to be subdivi

cuits.

Circuits in
Prince Coun-

ty.

Alberton.

Port Hill.

II. For the purposes of this Act, Queen's ded into Cir- County shall be divided into six circuits, and King's and Prince Counties into five circuits each, in each of which circuits the said County Courts respectively, shail hold sittings or terms thereof, as follows, that is to say: For the first circuit in Prince County, the said County Court for Prince County shall hold a sitting or term at or near Alberton, on the first Tuesday in the months. of January, March, May, July, September, and November, in each and every year. For the second circuit in Prince County, the said County Court of Prince County shall hold a sitting or term at or near Port Hill, Township Number Thirteen, on the Friday next following the first Tuesday in the months of January, March, May, July, September and November, in each and every year. For the third circuit in Prince County, the said County Court for Prince County shall hold a sitting or term at or near Abram's Abram's Vil- Village, Township Number Fifteen, on the seclage. ond Tuesday in the months of January, March, May, July, September and November, in each and every year. For the fourth circuit in Prince County, the said County Court for Prince County shall hold a sitting or term at or near Summerside, Township number Seventeen, on the Friday next following the second Tuesday in the months of January, March, May, July, September, and November, in each and every year. For the fifth circuit in Prince County, the said County Court for Prince County shall hold a sitCentreville. ting or term at or near Centreville, Township Number Twenty-six, on the third Tuesday in the months of January, March, May, July, September, and November, in each and every year.

Summerside.

III. For the first circuit in Queen's County, Circuits in the said County Court for Queen's County shall Queen's County. hold a sitting or term at or near Clifton, Town- Clifton.. ship Number Twenty-one, on the first Tuesday in the months of February, April, June, August, October, and December, in each and every year. For the second circuit in Queen's County, the said County Court for Queen's County shall hold a sitting or term at or near Bonshaw, Township Bonshaw. Number Thirty, on the Friday next following the first Tuesday in the months of February, April, June, August, October and December, in each and every year. For the third circuit in Queen's County, the said County Court for Queen's County shall hold a sitting or term at or near New Glasgow, Township number Twenty- New Glasthree, on the second Tuesday in the months of gow. February, April, June, August, October, and December in each and every year. For the fourth circuit in Queen's County, the said County Court for Queen's County shall hold a sitting or term at or near Ten-mile House, Township Ten Mile Number Thirty-five, on the Friday next follow- IIquse. ing the second Tuesday in the months of February, April, June, August, October, and December, in each and every year. For the fifth

circuit in Queen's County, the said County Court for Queen's County shall hold a sitting or term at or near Eldon, on Township Number Fifty-seven, Eldon. on the third Tuesday in the months of February, April, June, August, October and December, in each and every year. For the sixth circuit in Queen's County, the said County Court for Queen's County, shall hold a sitting or term at Charlottetown, on the Thursday next following Charlottethe third Tuesday in the months of February, town. April, June, August, October and December, in each and every year.

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