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nal jurisdiction 426.2 Pro- tornies fees, revived 183.
ceedings therein 426. Pres Tax on admission of attornies
sentments, proceedings on 428 378, 439. u shine
Attornies for commonwealth BAIL.
428.--Witnesses and jurors Tax on recognizance of bail 378.
failing to attend 428. Com Repealed 438. esence
mencement of act 429.
ATTACHMENT. Regulations for unlading ballast
Taxes due from persons, about
262. Penalty for unlading
to remove out of the county, without a ballast master 263.
may be recovered by attach-BANNS.
Parties to be married must pro-
ducé a marriage licence or
Auditors to settle claims for pro- publication of banns 281. How
perty impressed for public ser- publication of banns shall be
vice 79. Not to issue certifi- made 281.
cates for damages done to
houses and plantations, except Further time allowed purchasers
where allowed against the U. of lots, in town of, to build
States 50 Their powers ex:
tended 183. Warrants for pa- BAY.
per money, for property im Vessels to be provided for pro-
pressed, may be re-audited lection of Chesapeake bay 38.
184, 192, Commissioners ap- Act amended 161.
pointed to settle the claims for - BEDFORD.
property impressed, who are the late courthouse, prison, and
to keep a register of warrants - Jots of Bedford county, to be
and return it to auditors 192. sold 61.
Auditors to furnish treasurer 36.24 BEEF
with distinct accounts of each See Porle, Beef, &c.
branch of revenue 249. May Act for inspection of, continued
issue new warrants and certifi- 71, 509. Inspectors' fees 71,
cates where originals lost 254. 195, 510. Penalties and their
Oath and bond by applicant appropriation 71. * * *
254. Auditors to issue war-
rants for half pay, to officers Tax ou 93, 113, 418.
of state line and navy 265.-
So, to sheriff's, venire men and I Trustees of towu of Blandford
witnesses, attending general
court, in criminal cases 319.
ATTORNIES. James Rumsey granted excla-
Repeal of act reducing tawyers' sive privilege of navigating
Penatty for violating his pri-1 BRIBERY.
*: vilege 502.
Right may be Penalty on collector of duties for
abolished by paying a certain receiving a bribe, or conniving
compensation to the inventor at a false entry, and on the
person offering it 124, 199.
how recovered 126. British debts assigned, not reco-
201. Sheriffs to give bond
verable 76. Payment of, into
168, 169. Copy sent to au-
the treasury, revived 81. Cre-
ditors, evidence 168.
ditors may attach 82. British
debts not recoverable, altho'
assigned, renewed, or altered
176. How fraudulent assign-
Bounty, pay and emoluments of ments detected 176. Treple
soldiers for three years, or the costs' to defendant, on proof of
war 17. Officers and soldiers fraud 177. Citizens partners
to give in their land claims 83.
with British creditors, may
How their warrants are to be proceed by attachment 177.
obtained 83. Certificate from How far such citizen partners
commissioner of war 84.exempted from debts of co-
Bounty in lands for three years partnery 177. Aets prohibit-
84. Additional, for six years
ing recovery of British debts,
84. No locations within their revived 349.
bounds 84. - Officers and sel BRITISH PROPERTY.
diers in Lee's legion, and e-Fraudulent conveyances of pro-
others, ineluded in pay and ceedings en 81. British goods
bounty 84. Navy officers, found and, liable to seizure
sailors and marines, placed on and confiscation 101. Sus-
same footing as in land service pension of act 102. To go
85. Entitled to same lavd into operation 162. All acts
bounty and other emoluments. and ordinances probibiting
as officers and soldiers in Vir, importation of British goods,
ginia line on continental esta- repealed 195. Congress em-
blishment 162, Digest of the powered to probibit importa-
laws on the subjeet of land- tiops from the West Indies, in
British vessels, &e. 313.
BOTETOURT.. BRITISH SUBJECTS,
Court of Botetourt county autho- Frauduent conveyances by, pro-
rised to levy a sufficient sum ceedings on 81. Intercourse
to pay the arrears due the Rev. with, and admission of, Bri-
Adam Smyth, incumbent of vish subjects, prohibited 136.
Botetoart parish 56, 338.- Flag vessels, how to be receiv-
Bourt day altered 315.
ed 136. British subjects de-
clared prisoners of war 137.ment for the same, in tobacco,
Proviso, in favor of pilots 137 or money in lieu thereof, at
British subjects not to be ad- 10s. per hundred 539, Per-
mitted, except in cases of ship- sons in arrears for levies, may
wreck 137. How apprehend- discharge them at the same
ed 137. Restrictions as to in- rate 539.
tercourse in case of shipwreck
137. Penalty for administer
ing oath of allegiance to an Demsey Butler, convicted of
alien enemy, or British sub-
treason, pardoned, in conse-
ject 138. British sabjects com-
quence of pardon having been
ing into this state contrary to
promised him, by col. Josiah
law, declared prisoners of war
138. Copies of act, how dis-
tributed 138. Spies to be
Indemnified for assisting to sup-
proceeded against according
press a conspiracy against the
to the law military 138.
Sale of lands mortgaged to him
Congress empowered to adopt
by John Connolly, suspended
countervailing regulations re-
276. So much of act estab-
specting the British trade, to
lishing town of Louisville as
the West Indies 313.
* *'affects lands of John Camp-
bell and Joseph Simon repeal.
Provision for pay and deprecia-
ed 322: Surveyor to run di-
tion of Dr. William Brown
106. His land-bounty 106.
viding line between Campbell
and Connolly 322,475. Lands
Justices of Brunswick county au-
of Connolly to be sold, and
mortgage to be paid off 475.
thorised to appoint a place for
holding courts, near the cen- New trustees for light house at
tre of the county 256.
Cape Henry appointed 58.
Former duties appropriated
Lots of James Buchanan in Fal-
58. Directors to be trustees
mouth, vested in Isaac Hite,
of the common 58.
for the use of Anne Buchanan,
his widow 154. Lots may be Directors of public buildings au-
sold, if personal estate insuffi-
thorized to provide apartments
cient for payment of debts 155.
for legislative, executive, and
BUCKNER, WILLIAM. judiciary, in the capitol, in-
William Buckner, collector of stead of erecting separate
levies, in parish of St. Tho-
mas, in county of Orange, au-
thorised to discharge a judg- ) Tax on carriages 93, 113, 418.
Charles Carter re-vested of cer-
..tain entailed lands, remaining
: upsold under a former law, 55.
Pardoned on condition of serving
as a soldier during the war,
Tax on cattle 93, 113, 418.
In militia, how, organized and
armed 173. Officers of cav.
alry, bow appointed 173. Cav-
alry, how trained 173. Ex-
empted from duty in main bo-
dy of militia 173. Pay 173.
Horses &c. lost, paid for by
CAVEATS, : :
Lands saved if duties performed
before eaveat 91. Affidavit to
prevent friendly caveats 292.
Caveat dismissed if summons
Synot returned executed 292..
List of cavoats ended to be
returned to register, after ge-
neral court 292." Fees on de-
termination of caveats, how
paid 443. Ou trial of caveats,
certificate of county courts, of
settlement or or pre-emption
rights, not conclusive evidence
of title 508. Proof of testimo-
ny on which certificates grant-
ed admissible 508. -
Number of people in the com-
on, and the number of people
Military warrants and certificates
to be received for land-war-
rants 22. Militia or military
certificates, when to be recei-
ved for taxes 69. Receipts or
certificates received by sher-
if's for taxes, agreeable to ex-
isting laws to be taken at the
treasury 77. Damages and in-
terest remitted to sheriffs who
had offered to pay 78. Sher-
iffs to make oath as to certi-
ficates by them received for
taxes 78. Auditors to issue
certificates for property, im-
pressed for public service 79:
At what prices 79. Act provi-
ding more effectual funds for
redemption of certificates
granted officers and soldiers
81. Guard against further de-
preciation 83. Their certifi
cates to be received for public
patent fees 84. Further time
allowed for recording certifi-
cates of settlement rights 91.
Specie eertificates or warrants
to be taken for land 92. Pro-
vision for redeeming military
and other certificates 93, 169.
Additional taxés 93. Certifi.
cates and warrants to be divi-
ded into sinall sums for conve-
niéncy of change 94. Taxes
payable in military certificates
94. To be divided by audi-
tors into small sums for conve-
niency of charge 94. Interest
on military certificates, when
and how to be paid 105. Cer-
tificates receivable in taxes of among the holders 380. Trea-
officers and soldiers 106. Resurer to advertise 380. To en-
strictions in issuing certificates dorse payments 381. Holders
repealed 107. Oath to pre- to receive in equal proportions
vent paying taxes of others 381. Further provision for cal-
with certificates 107. What ling in and redeeming certain
certificates receivable for tax- certificates 417. Addition-
es, what not 126, 127. AI al taxes 418. Forgery of cer-
specie warrants and militia tificates issued by congress or
certificales receivable for tax. this state, death without cler-
es 170. Sheriffs allowed to gy 495. Impositions in adjust-
pay taxes in certificates for. ing military claims on forged
property impressed 184. War- or insnfficient vouchers, how
rants in paper money, for pro- remedied 500. Remedy where
perty impressed, may be re- certificates have been drawn
audited 184, 192. Certificates 500.
issued by commissioners for
settling claims for property | Chain carriers, to be sworn 355.
impressed for public service, CHANCELLORS' REVISAL.
receivable in taxes 192. Act Letter from the Chancellor's on
to establish certain and ade- the revision of the laws 547.
quate fonds, for redemption of CHANCERY
military certificates 196. Tax
See High Court of Chancery.
or duty on certain goods im- | Notice to take depositions, when
ported 196. Duties appropri- given by publication 343. Or-
ated to payment of military dinary trial by jury in, repeal-
certificates 201. Proceeds to ed 343.
be apportioned among hold- CHESAPEAKE
ers of certificates 202. Pay- | Vessels to be provided for protec-
ment to be endorsed on certi- tion of Chesapeake bay 42.
Death to coun- Money to be raised and paid to
terfeit warrants or certificates commissioners 42. Tonnage
issued to army or navy 203.
and import daty appropriated
New warrants and certificates 42. Commissioners how to be
may be issued by auditors, appointed 43. To be under
when originals lost 254. Oath the direction of the executive
and bond by applicant 254. 43. And concert with Mary-
Principal of officers certificates land, measures for defending
not to be discounted for their the bay trade 43. Power to ad-
taxes 290. Further time allow- just disputes between the offi-
ed for entering certificates for cers of the two states 43. Ves-
settlement rights 291 Funds sels not to be sent out of the
for payment of certificates and capes 43. Prizes to be divided
interest warrants apportioned among captors 44. Vacancies