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employed for that Purpose ; but that all such Regulations

, nalties, and Forfeitures shall remain in full force and virtue, a Act, or any Licence granted by Authority thereof, in arxa notwithstanding

VII. And be it further enacted, that this Act may be amend:. altered, or repealed by any Act or Acts to be passed in this po sent Session of Parliament.

This Act may be amended this Session.

CA P. XLVIII.
An Act to repeal the Excise Duties and Drawbacks on Pa

Glass, Broad Glass, Crown Glass, Bottle Glass, and G
Bottles, payable in Great Britain and Ireland respective
and to impose other Duties and to grant other Drawbec
in lieu thereof, throughout the United Kingdom; an.
make perpetual, and to extend to the United Kingdom
several Acts relating to certain Duties on Glass.

[15th July 162

should be imposed and made payable in and througy • the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, upon Piz: • Glass, Broad Glass, Crown Glass, and Bottle Glass, and on ::

Materials, Metal, or other Preparations whatsoever used a 'making such Glass respectively; and that the Manufactures • the said Articles respectively, and the levying and collecting a • the said Duties, and the making and paying of all Allowarto • and Drawbacks in respect thereof, should be conducted sx

carried on, in every part of the United Kingdom, under ex ' subject to the same Laws, Regulations, and Provisions :' Bes therefore enacted by the King's most Excellent Majesty, by en with the Advice and Consent of the Lords Spiritual and Tempora.

and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the From 5th Authority of the same, That from and after the Fifth Day of J July 1828, One thousand eight hundred and twenty-eight, the several Dutes existing Excise of Excise payable, in Great Britain, upon or in respect of Plat Duties and

Glass, Broad Glass, Crown Glass, and Bottle Glass, and on D: Countervailing Materials, Metal, or other Preparations whatever, used in makin Duties and Drawbacks in such Glass respectively, and the Duty on Glass Bottles made in Great Britain Ireland, and the several Countervailing Duties on any such Gli and Ireland or Glass Bottles made in Ireland, and imported into Great Britaz respectively, and the several Drawbacks payable in Great Britain or Irelans on Plate Glass, Broad Glass, respectively on the Exportation of any such Glass or Botties

. Crown Glass,

under any Act or Acts in force in Great Britain and Irelse Bottle Glass, respectively immediately before the passing of this Act, sha, and Glass cease and deterniine, and shall be no longer paid and payable, axi Bottles,

shall be and the same are hereby repealed; except so far as re repealed;

lates to any Arrears of any Duties chargeable on any except as to Arrears.

or Bottles, in Great Britain or Ireland, at any Time on or before the said Fifth Day of July One thousand eight hundred and twentyeight; and except so far as relates to any Drawbacks which may be or become payable, in respect of the said Duties, Exportation of any such Glass or Bottles ; and except so far a: relates to the Countervailing Duties on any such Glass or Bottles

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nich shall have been made in Ireland at any Time on or before
e said Fifth Day of July One thousand eight hundred and
renty-eight, and which shall be sent from Ireland into Great
ritain at any Time after the said Day.
· II. And be it further enacted, That from and after the said From 5th
-ifth Day of July One thousand eight hundred and twenty-eight, July 1828,
lere sball be raised, levied, collected, and paid unto His Majesty, the Duties and
is Heirs and Successors, the several Duties, and there shall be

Drawbacks lowed and paid the several Drawbacks, specified and set forth specified in the

the Schedule or Table to this Act annexed; and the said be levied and hedule shall be taken as part of this Act.

allowed. III. And be it further enacted, That the Duties and Drawbacks Duties and

this Act imposed and granted and made payable shall be Drawbacks spectively raised, levied, collected, paid, recovered, adjudged, shall be levied tigated, and allowed, throughout the United Kingdom of Great and allowed as ritain and Ireland, in such and the like Manner, and in and by and Drawbacks y or either of the general or special Means, Ways, or Methods, in Great i which the former Duties and Drawbacks of Excise respectively Britain, and the zreby repealed were or might have been raised, levied, col. Goods shall be cted, paid, recovered, adjudged, mitigated, or allowed in Great liable to the ritain ; except so far as such general or special Means, Ways, tions as the like • Methods were amended or altered or repealed by an Act passed Articles are

the last Session of Parliament, intituled An Act to consolidate subject to.
ad amend the Laws relating to the Collection and Management of
e Revenue of Excise throughout Great Britain and Ireland; and
te Goods, Wares, Merchandize, or Commodities so by this Act
espectively made liable to the Payment of or chargeable with
le Duties or entitled to the Drawbacks of Excise granted and
ade payable by this Aet, shall be and the same are hereby made
ubject to all and every the Conditions, Regulations, Restrictions,
. ad Forfeitures to which Goods, Wares, Merchandize, or Com-

lodities in general are subject, and also to all and every the
pecial Conditions, Regulations, Restrictions, and Forfeitures
espectively to which the like Goods, Wares, Merchandize, or
Commodities were subject and liable by any Act or Acts of Par-
ament in force on or immediately before the said Fifth Day
July One thousand eight hundred and twenty-eight, relating
o the Duties and Drawbacks of Excise in Great Britain ; and
ill and every the Penalties and Forfeitures, of any Nature or Kind
whatsoever, for any Offence whatever committed against or in
preach of any Act or Acts of Parliament in force on or imme-
liately before the said Fifth Day of July One thousand eight
hundred and twenty-eight, made for securing the Revenue of
Excise in Great Britain or Ireland, or for the Regulation and
Improvement thereof, and all and every the several Clauses,
Powers, and Directions therein contained, in force immediately
before the passing of this Act, shall and are hereby declared to
extend to, and shall be respectively applied, practised, and put
in execution in and throughout the United Kingdom, for and in
respect of the Duties and Drawbacks of Excise by this Act granted
and made payable, in as full and ample a Manner, to all Intents
and Purposes whatsoever, as if all and every the said Acts, Clauses,
Provisions, Powers, Directions, Penalties, and Forfeitures were
particularly repeated and re-enacted in the Body of this Act.
9 GEO. IV.
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Regulations of IV. And be it further enacted, That all the Powers, Ap. former Acts rities, Directions, Regulations, Penalties, Forfeitures, Provis

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Clauses, Methods, Matters, and Things which in and by ary Great Britain

or Acts in force in Great Britain immediately before the pas for the Collection of the

of this Act, relating to the Duties on Plate Glass, Broad (: Duties ex- Crown Glass, and Bottle Glass respectively, or on the Matera tended to the other Preparations whatever used in making such Glass rest! United King- ively, or to the paying or allowing of any Drawback on the Exp dom

ation of Plate Glass, Broad Glass, Crown Glass, Bottle Glass 10 Glass Bottles, or any of them, are contained, provided, settled established for managing, raising, levying, collecting, recover." adjudging, mitigating, ascertaining, enforcing, and securing De or for paying or allowing Drawbacks of the Duties, on such Gia and for preventing, detecting, and punishing Frauds rez... thereto, shall be and continue in full Force and Effect, and she be observed, practised, applied, used, and put in execution in L throughout the whole of the United Kingdom of Great Bri: and Ireland, with respect to the Duties and Drawbacks gra: and made payable by this Act, as fully and effectually, to : Intents and purposes, as if the said Powers, Authorities, Dr. tions, Regulations, Penalties, Forfeitures, Provisions, Clue Matters, and Things were expressly inserted and re-enacted this present Act.

V. · And Whereas an Act was passed in the Forty-ninth 17

of the Reign of His late Majesty King George the Third, intit: An Act for repealing the Duties on the Materials used in recy

Spread Window Glass and Crown Glass, and for granting te * Duties in lieu thereof, and for the better Collection of the sea Duties : And Whereas an Act was passed in the Fifty-first les

of the Reign of His said late Mjesty, for repealing the D. on the Materials used in making Flint and Phial Glass, and a

granting other Duties in lieu thereof, and for continuing ei

• amending the said recited Act of the Forty-ninth Year atare The Act

' said ; and the said several Acts are in force until the Tenth Da 49 G. 3. c. 63. • of October One thousand eight hundred and thirty: 451 as amended by Whereas an Act was passed in the Sixth Year of the Reigt di 51 G. 3. c. 69.,

· His present Majesty, for repealing the Excise Duties and Drir and that Act as amended by

backs on Flint Glass in Great Britain, and imposing other Ders 6 G. 4. c. 117.

and another Drawback in lieu thereof, throughout the Uni made perpetual, “ Kingdom :'. Be it enacted, That the said recited Act of tix and extended

Forty-ninth Year of His said late Majesty, as altered by the e to the United

recited Act of the Fifty-first Year, and the said Act of the Kingdom.

Fifty-first Year, except so far as it is altered or repealed by the 6 G.4. c. 117. said Act of the Sixth Year of His present Majesty, shall be

the said several Acts are hereby made perpetual, and shall extes to and be applied and put in execution in and throughout the

whole of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. The Act VI. And be it further enacted, That so much of an Act passa! 38 G. 3. c. 24.

in the Parliament of Ireland in the Thirty-eighth Year of the (I.) and other Reign of His late Majesty King George the Third, amongst other Acts relating to Glass Bottles

Things, for securing the Collection of the Duties on Glass Bottles in Ireland, re

made in Ireland, and which said Act was made perpetual by an pealed. Act passed in the Parliament of the United Kingdom in the Fortro

eighth Year of the Reign of His said late Majesty; and also so

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:h of an Act passed in the Fifty-fifth Year of the Reign of His I late Majesty, for making Provision for the issuing of Licences Persons dealing in or manufacturing certain exciseable Comlities in Ireland, as relates to the Duties on Glass Bottles, or he Makers of Glass Bottles, in Ireland ; and also so much and h Part of any other Act or Acts in force in Ireland, as relates he said Duties or to the Makers of Glass Bottles in Ireland ; n and after the Fifth Day of July One thousand eight hundred twenty-eight, shall be and the same are hereby repealed, save except as to the Recovery of any Duty, Penalty, or Forire upon or before that Day incurred. II. · And Whereas no Excise Duty upon Plate Glass, Broad lass, and Crown Glass has been payable in Ireland, under any ct in force immediately before the passing of this Act; but a rawback has been payable in Great Britain upon Plate Glass, road Glass, and Crown Glass made in Great Britain and sent · Ireland ; for the preventing therefore of any Evasion of Payent of the Duty on any such Glass sent to Great Britain, or ay undue Claim of Drawback in respect of any such Glass xported from Ireland to Foreign Parts, on which Duty shall ot have been paid,' Be it enacted, That from and after the said Plate Glass, th Day of July One thousand eight hundred and twenty-eight, Broad Glass,

and Crown ry Person shipping or intending to ship, or being about to ship,

Glass, exported Ireland, any Plate Glass, Broad Glass, or Crown Glass, for from Ireland to portation on Drawback, or for the Removal thereof to Great Foreign Parts itair, shall give Twenty-four Hours Notice of such Intention, on Drawback, 1 of the Place of shipping, to the nearest Collector or Officer or brought Excise; and such Collector and Officer respectively is and from Ireland

hereby authorized and required thereupon to attend, and to Britain, shall ise all such Plate Glass, Broad Glass, and Crown Glass re- be accompa·ctively, to be weighed and measured ; and in case such Plate nied with Cerass, Broad Glass, or Crown Glass has not been charged with the tificate of the pective Duties under the Provisions of this Act, and is about Payment of the be removed to Great Britain, it shall be lawful for such Col- this Act.

Duty under itor or Officer, and he is hereby authorized and required, to arge all such Glass with Duty at and after the respective Rates Duty made payable by this Act on such Sort or Kind of Glass spectively; and upon Payment of such Duty it shall be lawful e such Collector or Officer, and he is hereby required, to grant Certificate of the Payment of such Duty, to accompany such lass upon such Removal, and to be produced at the Port of ntry in Great Britain ; and in case any such Glass which shall ave been duly charged with the respective Duties payable by his Act shall be entered for Exportation to Foreign Parts, upon Drawback, or to be sent and removed to Great Britain, it shall e lawful for such Collector or Officer, upon Proof that such Duties have been paid, or have been charged and duly secured o be paid, and he is hereby authorized and required, to grant a Certificate of the Payment of such Duty, or a Certificate that such Duty has been charged and is duly secured to be paid, to accompany such Glass upon such Exportation to Foreign Parts, or such Removal to Great Britain, and to be there produced as aforesaid ; and if at any Time after the said Fifth Day of July Penalty on One thousand eight hundred and twenty-eight, any Person or exporting 0 2

Persons without such

Certificate, Persons shall export or enter for Exportation from Ireland. 5001.

Drawback, or shall remove or send from Ireland to be broj into Great Britain, or shall bring into Great Britain, any h Glass, Broad Glass, or Crown Glass, unaccompanied by Certificate, containing such Particulars as aforesaid ; or if Person or Persons shall refuse to produce such Certificate at Port of Entry in Great Britain, or shall forge or counterfest e Certificate required by this Act, or shall make use of or dei any false or untrue Certificate as and for a Certificate reqby this Act; all such Glass respectively shall be forfeited to shall and may be seized by any Officer or Officers of Excise; 1

the Person or Persons so offending shall forfeit the Sum of Proviso as to hundred Pounds: Provided always, that if any Plate Glass, kas Glass sent to Glass, or Crown Glass, which shall have been previously set: Ireland from

Ireland from Great Britain, on Drawback, shall at any Time to Great Britain

wards be sent or removed to Great Britain, the Rate of Dar on Drawback.

be charged thereon as aforesaid shall be equal and accordiz a the Rate of Drawback now payable thereon respectively er

exported to Foreign Parts. No Drawback VIII. And be it further enacted, That where by the Sched: allowed on to this Act annexed any Drawback is allowed or made parar Export to Jersey, &c. any Sort of Glass exported, such Drawback shall not be allora unless expressly

or paid or given on any Glass exported to the Islands of Jea mentioned. Guernsey, Alderney, Sark, or Man, or any of them, excep: 1

Cases where the Names of the said Islands are expressly : spectively mentioned or set forth, nor on any Glass exported » any of the said Islands, the Name of which shall not be express

mentioned and set forth. Act may be IX. And be it further enacted, That this Act may be ameniz. altered in the

altered, or repealed by any Act to be passed in this present * prosent Session. sion of Parliament.

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DUTIES.
For every Hundred Weight of the Materials or Metal or other

Preparations whatever, by what Name soever the same are or
may be called or known, which shall be made use of in any
Part of the United Kingdom in the making of Plate Glass in
Plates or Sheets, not being of less Thickness throughout than
One Eighth Part of an Inch, or of greater Thickness through.
out than Five Eighth Parts of an Inch, and made for the Pur-
pose of being ground and polished as Plate Glass

And so in proportion for any greater or less Quantity.
For every Hundred Weight of the Materials or Metal or other

Preparations whatever, by what Name soever the same are or
may be called or known, which shall be made use of in any
Part of the United Kingdom in the making of Plate Glass,
other than in such Plates or Sheets as aforesaid

And so in proportion for any greater or less Quantity.
For every Hundred Weight of Spread Window Glass, commonly

called or known by the Name of Broad Glass, which shall be
made in any part of the United Kingdom

And so in proportion for any greater or less Quantity.

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