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" That no person who has an office or place of profit under the King, or receives a pension from the Crown, shall be capable of serving as a Member of the House of Commons. "
The Black Book: Or, Corruption Unmasked! - Page 446
by John Wade - 1820
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The Augustan review, Volume 1

1815
...Privy Council as shall advise and consent to die same." By die same act it was farther decreed, " That no person who has an office or place of profit under the king, or receives a pension from die crown, shall be capable ot serving as a member of the House of Commons."...
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The Trial of Alexander M'Laren, and Thomas Baird, Before the High Court of ...

Alexander M'Laren, John Dow - Electronic books - 1817 - 153 pages
...basis, the " rights of the crown, and the privileges of the people : And " that, in all time coming, no person who has an office or " place of profit under the King, or receives a pension from *' the Crown, shall be capable of serving as a Member of the " House of...
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The Parliamentary History of England, from the Earliest Period to the Year ...

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1817
...parliament, they secured the independence and integrity of that body after its election, by enactmg, that " no person who has an office, or place of profit, under the king, or receives a pension from the crown, shall be capable of serving as a member of the House of Commons."...
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Cobbett's Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High ...

Thomas Bayly Howell - Trials - 1818
...as shall advise and consent to the same ' " Also, That the farther provision by the said act, ' that no person who has an office, or place of profit, under the king or receives a pension from the crown, shall be capable of serving as a member of the House of Cominons...
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The History of England from the Invasion of Julius Caesar, to the ..., Volume 11

David Hume - Great Britain - 1819
...lands, tenements, or hereditaments from the crown to himself, or to any others in trust for him: that no person who has an office or place of profit under the king, or receives a pension from the crown, shall be capable of serving as member of the house of commons...
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The squib-book; an impartial account of the Liverpool election, March, 1820 ...

Squib-book - 1820
...demonstrates the excellence of that now obsolete principle of the constitution, by which H is declared, that no person " who has an office or place of profit under the King, or receives a pension from the crown, shall be capable of serving aŤ a member of the House of Commons."...
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An account of the Sussex election, held at Chichester, March 13, 1820, and ...

Sussex - 1820
...the House of Hanover on the English throne, it was recognized as the constitutional principle, that " No person who has an office, or place of profit under the King, or receives^, pension from the Crown, shall be capable of serving as a Member of the House of Commons."...
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Cobbett's Weekly Register, Volume 78

Great Britain - 1832
...rights and liber" " ties of the subject," — it was wisely " and honestly thus enacted — " That no " " person who has an office or place of " " profit under the King, or receives a " " pension from the Crown, shall be " " capable of serving as a member of " " the House...
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The Security of Englishmen's Lives, Or, The Trust, Power and Duty of Grand ...

John Somers Baron Somers - Grand jury - 1821 - 84 pages
...designed as a check on the executive power, it was wisely ordained by the Act of Settlement that, " no person who has an office or place of profit under the King, or receives a pension from the Crown, shall be capable of serving as a member of the House of Commons."...
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Recollections and Reflections, Personal and Political: As Connected with ...

John Nicholls - Great Britain - 1822
...idea, when we consider the words which they have used in the statute: the words are these: — " That no person who has an office or place of profit under the King, or receives a pension from the Crown, shall be capable of serving as a member of the House of Commons."...
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