Annals of British Legislation: Being a Classified and Analysed Summary of Public Bills, Statutes, Accounts and Papers, Reports of Committees and of Commissioners, and of Sessional Papers Generally, of the Houses of Lords and Commons; Together with Accounts of Commercial Legislation, Tariffs, and Facts, Relating to Foreign Countries, Volume 14
Smith, Elder, 1865 - Legislation
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
according affairs allowed amount appears applied authority Bills British building carried cause cent charge chief Christians classes coast colony commissioners committee common Confederation considerable considered constitution continue Court Danish Denmark despatch Diet duchy duty effect England equal established Exhibition existing expenses exports Federal fish foreign France further German give given Government Governor granted Holstein houses imported interest Ireland Italy King Kingdom land late less Lord Lord John Russell Majesty Majesty's manufacture March means miles Minister monarchy months necessary North object obtained officers paid parties passed person population ports possession present principal produce proposed provisions Prussia question received refined regard relating respect river Royal Schleswig sent ships slaves South sugar taken tion tons town trade treaty United vessels whole
Page 377 - Neutral goods, with the exception of contraband of war, are not liable to capture under enemy's flag; 4. Blockades, in order to be binding, must be effective ; that is to say, maintained by a force sufficient really to prevent access to the coast of the enemy.
Page 398 - Act destroys, mutilates, alters, or falsifies any books, papers, writings, or securities, or makes or is privy to the making of any false or fraudulent entry in any register, book of account, or other document belonging to the company with intent to defraud...
Page 362 - No duties of tonnage, harbour, pilotage, lighthouse, quarantine, or other similar or corresponding duties of whatever nature or under whatever denomination, levied in the name or for the profit of the Government, public functionaries, private individuals, Corporations, or establishments of any kind, shall be imposed in the ports of the...
Page 404 - An Act to defray the Charge of the Pay, Clothing, and contingent and other Expenses of the Disembodied Militia in Great Britain and Ireland; to grant Allowances in certain Cases to Subaltern Officers, Adjutants, Paymasters, Quartermasters, Surgeons, Assistant Surgeons, Surgeons' Mates, and Serjeant Majors of the Militia ; and to authorize the Employment of the Non-commissioned Officers.
Page 489 - Where any damage or loss is caused to any goods, merchandise, or other things whatsoever on board...
Page 367 - West and East, And shapes and hues of Art divine ! All of beauty, all of use, That one fair planet can produce, Brought from under every star, Blown from over every main, And mixt, as life is mixt with pain, The works of peace with works of war.
Page 361 - The two high contracting parties, being likewise desirous of placing the commerce and navigation of their respective countries on the liberal basis of perfect equality and reciprocity, mutually agree, that the citizens of each may frequent all the coasts and countries of the other...
Page 395 - Every member of the Association undertakes to contribute to the assets of the Association, in the event of the same being wound up during the time that he is a member...
Page 363 - Whenever the citizens of either of the contracting parties shall be forced to seek refuge or asylum, in the rivers, bays, ports, or dominions of the other with their vessels, whether merchant or of war. public or private, through stress of weather, pursuit of pirates or enemies, or want of provisions or water...