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XVII. And be it further enacted, That from and after the Ex. on Judgments piration of One Calendar Month after the passing of this Act, the shall be denoted; Payment of the Stamp Duty on all Judgments thall be denoted in viz. on Cognovits Manner following respectively, that is to say; the Payment of the Stamp; on other

Duty which shall from Time to Time be payable on Judgments, upon Judgments by a

* Cognovit Adionem, shall be denoted by the proper Stamp for every Stamp on a such Judgment respectively, being stamped on such Cognovit, and Piece of the Payment of the Duty which Ihall from Time to Time be payParchment with

able on all other Judgments whatsoever in Ireland, shall be denoted the Title of the

in Manner following ; that is to say, a small piece or Bit of Parch. Cause, &c. to be filed in the

ment whereon shali be written the Title of the Caufe, and the Day refpective of marking Judgment therein, Mall be stamped with the proper Courts. Stamp for every Judgment respectively, and fuch Piece of Parch.

ment fo ftamped, shall be filed in the proper Court, on the File of the Pleadings thereof; and thereupon every such Judgment fall be deemed and taken to be duly stamped to all Intents and Purpcses whatsoever; and any Officer or Officers who shall néglect or omit to obtain such Piece of Parchment properly stamped for any such Jadgment, and to file the same as aforesaid, shall for every such Neglect or

Omission forfeit and pay the Sum of Ten Pounds. Cognovits may

XVIII. Provided also, and be it enacted, That all and every such be stamped Cognovit shall and may be stamped with the proper Stamp, within within a Month One Calendar Month next after the same fhall have been filed, after filing. Penalty on

without Payment of any Penalty or other Sum, save only the Duty Oficer for

payable thereon, but no Discount hall be allowed thereon ; and Neglect 101. every person concerned in the engroffing, figning, or filing the same,

shall be exempt from all Penalties on Account thereof : Provided ne. vertheless, that any Officer or Officers who shall neglect or omit to bring or send such Cognovit to the Head Office in Dublin to be stamped, within One Calendar Month after the same shall have been so filed, shall for every such Neglect or Omillion forfeit and pay the Sum of Ten

Pounds. In Seven Days XIX. And be it further enacted, That after the Expiration of after marking a One Month from the pafling of this Act, a Book shall be kept in Judgment, Memorandum

every Court in Ireland, by the proper Officers, for marking Judgments, thereof shall be

therein, in which Book shall be entered within Seven Days next after entered by the the marking of any Judgment which mall be marked in such Court proper Officer, after that Time, a Minute or Memorandum of the Entry of such &c. Penalty for Judgment, ftating the Names of the Parties in the Cause, and the . Neglect 2012

Day of the marking of such Judgment, and also the Day of making such Entry, and whether the same was duly stamped as aforesaid or not; and such Entry shall afterwards be taken as Evidence that such Judgment was duly stamped, or the contrary, at the Time of making such Entry; and if any such Officer shall omit to keep such Book, or to make such Entry therein relative to any such Judgment within the said Period of Seven Days after marking the same respectively, or shall make any such Entry falsely, every such Offi.

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XX. • And whereas it has heretofore been enacted, that all Judgfigncd before ments should within One Calendar Month after the signing thereof this Act, but respectively, be carried to the Head Office in Dublin to be stamped, stamped as here and the fame hath not been carried into Execution, but it has been directed, shall be

dll be o usual to stamp the same as aforesaid respectively ;' be it therefore valid.

enacted,

enacted, That every: Judgment figned before the passing of this Act, and which hath been so stamped respectively, shall be deemed and taken to have been duly stamped, and all Persons concerned in figning or making up the same shall be and they are respectively hereby indemnified from all Pains and Penalties for not causing the same to be Itamped.

XXI. And be it further enacted, That no attested Copy of any Officer shall faal Judgment, which after One Calendar Month from the passing of certify itamping this Act, shall be entered in Ireland, shall be given or received in Evi- of Judgments, dence, unless the Officer attesting the same shall certify not only that

&c. Penalty 2cl. the same is a true Copy of such Judgment, but that such Judgment has been duly ftamped as aforesaid respectively ; and if any Officer fall certify the same falsely he shall for every such Olence forfeit the Sum of Twenty Pounds.

XXII. And be it further enacted, That if any Hatter or other Penalty on PerPerson licenced to sell Hats, shall refuse to permit and, suffer any fons refufing Person duly authorized and empowered, under the Provisions of the Admittance to

Suite Officers under said laft recited Act, to enter into the House, Shop, Workhouse,

ure: 43 G. 3. C. 22. or Warehouse of any such Hatter or Person licenced to fell Hats, and 8 25, 201.. to search for, view, inspect, and examine all and every Hat and Hats which shall be in such House, Shop, Workhouse, or Warehouse, or fall moleit, obstruct, or hinder any person to authorized in the Execution of his Duty under the said recited Act, every such Hatter or Person licenced' to sell Hats, shall for every such Offence forfeit the Sum of Twenty Pounds.

XXIII. And be it further enacted, That the several Duties Duties fall be hereby granted, shall be paid and payable according to the Amount pai

Currency, and thereof in British Currency, and shall be carried to the Consolidated Fund of Ireland, and shall be under the Management, Government, Mavarennent of and Care of the Commissioners for the Time being appointed to ma. Commissioners of nage the Duties charged upon stamped Vellum, Parchment, and Stains. Paper in Ireland, and the said Commissioners are hereby empowered and required to use such Stamps, in order to denote the Duties payable by this Act, as have beea heretofore provided to denote former Duties of the like Nature, or to cause new Stamps to be provided for that Purpose, and to alter the same or any of them from Time to Time; and to do all other Things necessary to be done for putting this Ad into Execution with relation to the several Duties hereby granted, in the like and as full and ample a Manner as they are authorized to put in Execution any former Law concerning any Duties under their Management.

XXIV. And be it further enacted, That all and every Officer and Accounts shall Officers who shall be concerned in levyisg, collecting, and receiving be kept of Duty, any Stamp Duty or Duties payable in Ireland, Thall keep sepa- and,

Ireland Thail toon fan and Distributors

4Mhall pay over rate and distinct Accounts thereof; and that the several Distributors can of Stamps in the County of Dublin, or County of the City of Receiver Dublin, ihall pay all Monies received by them, or any Deputy or General, and he other Person employed by them, for or by reason or ou account of into the Trcafury, any of such Stamp Duty or Duties, or of any Penalties imposed by this Act, or by any other Act in any wise relating to the Payment or Regulation of any Stamp Duty or Duties, and then in the Hands of such Distributors respectively, to the Receiver General of Stamp Duties on every Day in each week except Sundays : and the Distributors of Stamps employed in other parts of Ireland shall on

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every Wednejday in every Week, unless the same shall be an Holiday, and then on the next ensuing Day which shall not be an Holiday, or as fpeedily after such Wednesday or other Day as the Distance of such Distributors respectively shall permit, and as much oftener as the said Distributors. shall be required by the said Commissioners, or any of them, pay or cause to be paid all Sums received by them in like Manner, and then in their Hands respectively, to the Receiver General of Stamp Duties, and the said Receiver General shall, on each and every Day, or on such Day or Days in every Week as shall be directed for the Purpose by the said Commissioners, or any Three of them, pay all Monies fo received by him, and then in his Hands, into the Receipt of His Majesty's Exchequer of Ireland; and the said Receiver General shall on each Day after his making any such Payment into His Majesty's Exchequer, and every Distributor of Stamps each Day after his or her making any such Payment to the said Receiver General, or on the First Opportunity after the said Times respectively, give Notice of such Payment and of the Amount thereof to the said Commissioners of Stamp Duties; and if such Receiver General shall at any Time neglect or omit to pay into the Receipt of His Majesty's Exchequer the Sums, so by him payable as aforesaid, at the Time and in Manner aforesaid, or shall deiain any Part of the Monies so by him payable, without fufficient Reason to be approved of by the said Commissioners of Stamp Duties, or any Three of them, then and for such Offence he shall be dismissed from his faid Employment, and shall be incapable to serve His Majesty, His Heirs or Successors, in any Civil Capacity whatsoever, arid fhall be charged with Intereit for the Monies so detained in his Hands, after the Rate of Twelve Pounds by the Hundred by the Year, the fame to be recovered, with Costs of Suit, by Action, Suit, or Information, or by any other of the Means whereby Debts may be reco. vered by His Majesty, His Heirs and Succeffors, from Publick Accountants or Debtors; and if any such Distributor or Distributors shall neglect or omit to pay or cause to be paid to such Receiver Ge. neral as aforesaid, the Sums fo by him, her, or them payable as aforefaid, or shall detain the Monies by him, her, or them so payable as aforesaid, or any part thereof, without sufficient Reason to be approved of by the said Commissioners of Stamp Duties, or any Three of them, then and for such Offence every such Distributor shall be dismissed from his said Employment, and shall from thenceforth be incapable of serving His Majesty, His Heirs or Successors, in any Civil Capacity whatsoever, and shall be charged with Interest for the Monies so de. tained in his Hands, after the Rate of Twelve Pounds by the Year for each One hundred Pounds, to be recovered with Costs of Suit, by Action, Suit, or Information, or by any other of the Ways or Means whereby Debts may be recovered by His Majesty, His Heirs or Succe Fors, from Publick Accountants.

XXV. And be it further enacted, That on any Trial or other Procee ling for Recovery of any Duty or Penalty under this Act, or under any Act empowering; or in anywise relating to the Levying, Collection, or Managı ment of any Stamp Duty or Duties whether in any Suit to be instituted in any of the Superior Courts in Ireland, or by Civil Bill, or before a Justice or Justices, or at Sessions, any In. former or other Person who in the Event of a Conviction would be entitled to the Penalty to be recovered thereon, or to any Part, Share,

or

Informer a fufficient Hincís.

or Proportion thereof, or to any Fee, Profit, Reward, or Emolument whatsoever, shall be received and admitted as a competent Witness on such Trial or other Proceeding, and the Testimony of such Informer or other Person Mall, if believed, be sufficient to all Intents and Purposes, as far as the same Testimony could be if given by any other Person whomsoever.

XXVI. And be it further enacted, That in all Cafes where any Plaintiffs in all Penalty against any Act or Acts in force in Ireland, relating to the A&tions for Stamp Duties shall be recovered by Action of Debt, Bill, Plaint. Penalties shall or Information, in any of his Majesty's Courts of Record in Dublin,

recove Calts, or by Civil Bill, in any Part of Ireland, the Person suing for the same shall also be entitled to and shall recover his full Costs of Suit, and hall have like Remedy for such Costs as in other Cases where Costs are given by Law. “ Powers of 43 G.3. 6. 21. & 46 G. 3.6. 64. extended to this Act, "ý 27. Act may be altered this Session. $28.”

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For every Skin or Piece of Vellum or Parchment, or £. s. d.

Sheet or Piece of paper, on which shall be ingrossed, written, or printed any of the following Articles, or any Part thereof, the respective Duties following: ANY LICENCE to any person in Ireland for any

of the Purposes herein-after mentioned, that

is to say ; To manufacture Tobacco in any Manner - - 8 8 0 And further, for and upon every Tobacco Table

exceeding One Table, which any Person manu

facturing Tobacco shall be licenced to keep - 4 4 To deal in unmanufactured Tobacco, except as a Wholefale Importer only

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- 10 10 0 To fell by Retail or otherwise deal in Coffee, except

Importers thereof, or Persons licenced to sell Tea
or Groceries - - -

1 1 0 To manufacture Candles and Soap, or either of them,

for Sale, viz.
In the City of Dublin, or within the Circular
Road surrounding the same ; and in any City
or Town in Ireland sending a Member or
Members to serve in Parliament, or within
Two Miles of the Sessions House or Market

House or Market Place thereof - - 4 4 0
In any other Part of Ireland

2 2 O
To manufacture Paper Hangings for Sale - 5 5 0
To sell Paper Hangings, not being the Manufacturer
thereof, viz.
In the City of Dublin, or within the Circular

Road surrounding the same, and in any City
or Town in Ireland sending a Member or
Menibers to serve in Parliament, or within
Two Miles of the Sessions House, or Mar.
kei House or Market Place thereof

- 2 2
In any other Part of Ireland

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Duty. To keep a Still or Stills to rectify or compound Spi £. s. d.

rits and Strong Waters, for every Gallon which

such Still or Stills is or are capable of containing - o 10 6 To keep a Millor Mills for making Paper; for each Mill To brew or nake for Sale any Liquor called Sweets or

2 2 0 made Wines

. To make Metheglin or Mead for Sale

5 5 0 To make Vinegar for Sale

2 2 0 To sell Tea and Groceries, or either of them, including 5 5 9

Foreign Grapes, Foreign Currants, Raisins and
Figs by Retail, viz.
In the City of Dublin, or within the Circular
Road surrounding the same, and in every City,
Town, and Place returning a Member or Mem-
bers to serve in Parliament, or within Two
Miles of the Sessions House, or principal Mar-
ket House or Market Place of any such City,

Town, or Place

In any other part of Ireland . To fell or make any Gold or Silver Plate, viz. 1 3 3 0

In the City of Dublin, or within the Circular Road

surrounding the same, and in any City or Town
in Ireland sending a Member or Members to serve
in Parliament, or within Two Miles of the

Seffion-House or Market Place thereof - -
In any other Part of Ireland

; - 5 5 0 To keep a Tan Yard or Tan Pit, or to tan Leather To dress Hides and Skins in Oil . .

i i o To make Vellum or Parchment To sell Spirituous Liquors in Quantities not less than 1

Two Gallons, and not exceeding Fifty Gallons in
the several Places following, viz. .
In the City of Dublin, and within the Circular

Road surrounding the said City, and within
the District of the said Metropolis, or within
the City of Cork, or the City of Waterford,
or the City of Limerick (including all Places
surrounded by the said Cities respectively, and
that Part of the City of Limerick called St.

Francis's Abbey)or within the Town of Belfast
Within the Rest of the respective Counties of 26 5 @

the said Cities of Cork, Waterford, and Lime-
rick, or within One Mile thereof respectively,
or in any Place beyond the Circular Road sur-
rounding the said City of Dublin and the
Wall of His Majesty's Park the Phænix, not|
more than Two Miles distant therefrom, or
within One Mile of the Town of Belfast, or

of the publick Lamps therein -
In any other place within the District of the Ex- 21.0 0

cise Office of Dublin beyond the Circular Road
and Wall of His Majesty's Park the Phænix, l-

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