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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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A Short Constitutional History of England

Henry St. Clair Feilden - Constitutional history - 1882 - 318 pages
...following year ; William, however, refused the royal assent. In 1701 the Act of Settlement provided 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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The Irish Parliament: What it Was, and what it Did

John Gordon Swift MacNeill - Imperialism - 1885 - 95 pages
...744241 8. Placemen and Pensioners in Parliament. — It was provided 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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The Dublin Review, Volume 100

Nicholas Patrick Wiseman - 1887
...a clause to that effect in the Act of Settlement.* During the reign of Anne the theory and * " 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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Initiatief in zake wetgeving

Jacques Salomonson - 1893 - 83 pages
...schetsen zou verstoord zijn geworden. Een der artikelen van de act of settlement nl luidde: »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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The Constitutional History of England Since the Accession of ..., Volume 1

Thomas Erskine May - Constitutional history - 1895
...was applied.1 And at last, in 1700, i was enacted that after the accession of the House of Hanover, " 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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Select Charters and Other Illustrations of English Constitutional History

William Stubbs - Constitutional history - 1895 - 554 pages
...tenements or hereditaments from the Crown, to himself or to any other or 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 a Member of the House of Commons....
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De minister-afgevaardigde

Robert del Campo - Cabinet officers - 1895 - 107 pages
...Settlement, welke wet ter aanvulling van de bill of rights in 1700 tot stand kwam. Dit artikel luidde: «That no person who has an office or place of profit under the King, or recieves a pension from the crown, shall be capable of serving as a member of the Honse of Commons»...
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English Constitutional History from the Teutonic Conquest to the Present Time

Thomas Pitt Taswell-Langmead - Constitutional history - 1896 - 669 pages
...more stringeni provisions were relaxed as soon as peace was temporarily restored in 1802. In (6) [That no person who has an office or place of profit under the King, or Repeal«! receives a pension from the Crown, shall 1« capable of serving as a member of J '^n?Rcy'...
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The English Constitution: A Commentary on Its Nature and Growth

Jesse Macy - Constitutional history - 1896 - 534 pages
...tenements or hereditaments from the Crown, to himself or to any other or 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 a Member of the House of Commons....
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The Rise and Growth of American Politics: A Sketch of Constitutional Development

Henry Jones Ford - United States - 1898 - 409 pages
...of settlement, passed by a reforming House of Commons in 1700, contained an article stipulating that "no person who has an office or place of profit under the king shall be capable of serving as a member of the House of Commons." This article, which was defeated...
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