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1867. Colonial Estimates, British Columbia. A. & B. New Westminster: Prin...

1867. Colonial Estimates, British Columbia. A. & B. New Westminster: Printed at the Government Printing Office.

1868. Colonial Estimates, British Columbia. A. & B. New Westminster: Prin...

1868. Colonial Estimates, British Columbia. A. & B. New Westminster: Printed at the Government Office.

1869. Colonial Estimates, British Columbia. A. & B. Victoria: Printed at ...

1869. Colonial Estimates, British Columbia. A. & B. Victoria: Printed at the Government Printing Office.

1870 Colonial Estimates, British Columbia. A. & B. Victoria: Printed at t...

1870 Colonial Estimates, British Columbia. A. & B. Victoria: Printed at the Government Printing Office.

1871 Colonial Estimates, British Columbia. A. & B. Victoria: Printed at t...

1871 Colonial Estimates, British Columbia. A. & B. Victoria: Printed at the Government Printing Office.

6 judgments against the Defendant - Sheldon

6 judgments against the Defendant - Sheldon

A Bill Entitled An Act Respecting Common Schools. Whereas, it is expedient th...

A Bill Entitled An Act Respecting Common Schools. Whereas, it is expedient that provision be made for the establishment, support and management of common schools. Be it therefore enacted by the Governor, on Her Majesty’s Behalf by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and House of Assembly of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies, as follows: …

A Bill Entitled An Act to establish a Volunteer Force. Whereas it is expedien...

A Bill Entitled An Act to establish a Volunteer Force. Whereas it is expedient to establish a Volunteer Force in the Colony of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies. Be it therefore enacted by the Governor of the said Colony, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, as follows: …

A Bill Entitled An Act to provide for taking the Census of the Colony and for...

A Bill Entitled An Act to provide for taking the Census of the Colony and for obtaining other Statistical Information. Whereas it is expedient to make provision for taking the Census of the Colony during the A.D. 1865, and in every fifth year thereafter: …

A Bill Entitled An Act to repeal the “Vancouver Island Stamp Act, 1862.” Wher...

A Bill Entitled An Act to repeal the “Vancouver Island Stamp Act, 1862.” Whereas it is expedient to repeal the Vancouver Island Stamp Act, 1862, Be it therefore enacted by the Governor in Her Majesty’s behalf and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and House of Assembly, as follows: …

A Bill Entitled an Act to exempt the Homestead and other Property from forced...

A Bill Entitled an Act to exempt the Homestead and other Property from forced Seizure and Sale in certain cases. Whereas, it is expedient to exempt portions of the Real and Personal Estate of Debtors and other from forced Seizure and Sale in certain cases: …

A Bill Entitled an Act to explain and amend the Victoria Incorporation Act 18...

A Bill Entitled an Act to explain and amend the Victoria Incorporation Act 1862. Whereas by section one of “the Victoria Incorporation Act 1862,” it is enacted that from and after the passage of that Act the tract of Land specified in the first part of the first schedule thereto should be Incorporated as a City to be called the City of Victoria; …

A Bill Entitled “An Act to facilitate the recovery of Small Debts, and other ...

A Bill Entitled “An Act to facilitate the recovery of Small Debts, and other Demands.” Whereas, an Inferior or summary Court of Civil Justice is established in the Colony of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies which hath heretofore sat at Victoria in the said Colony, and …

A Bill For the Passage of an Act respecting the property of Religious Institu...

A Bill For the Passage of an Act respecting the property of Religious Institutions in the Colony of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies. Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly of Vancouver’s Island, enacts as follows: …

A Bill Intituled An Act to Confirm certain Titles to Real Property in Vancouv...

A Bill Intituled An Act to Confirm certain Titles to Real Property in Vancouver Island and its Dependencies. Whereas, doubts have been entertained whether the conveyances of Real Estate in Vancouver Island and its dependencies heretofore executed on behalf of the Hudson’s Bay Company under and by virtue of letters or powers …

A Bill Intituled “An Act to repeal the ‘Victoria Incorporation Act, 1862’ and...

A Bill Intituled “An Act to repeal the ‘Victoria Incorporation Act, 1862’ and to make certain provisions in lieu thereof.” Whereas it is expedient to repeal the “Victoria Incorporation Act, 1862” and to make provisions in lieu thereof, Be it, therefore, enacted by the Governor on Her Majesty’s Behalf by and with the consent of the Legislative Council and House of Assembly of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies, as follows: …

A Bill To Amend the Law of Evidence. Whereas doubts have arisen as to the com...

A Bill To Amend the Law of Evidence. Whereas doubts have arisen as to the competency of the Aborigines to give evidence in Courts of Law in the Colony, by reason of their imperfect comprehension of the obligations now necessary to give validity to their testimony to be taken; …

A Bill To Amend the Victoria Pilot Act, 1864. Whereas, it is expedient to ame...

A Bill To Amend the Victoria Pilot Act, 1864. Whereas, it is expedient to amend the Victoria Pilot Act, 1864, in certain particulars. Be it therefore enacted by the Governor of the Colony of Vancouver Island and its dependencies, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly thereof, in manner following, that is to say: …

A Bill To Impose landing permit dues on the importation of certain Stock and ...

A Bill To Impose landing permit dues on the importation of certain Stock and Carcasses. Whereas it is expedient to impose landing permit dues on Stock and Carcasses imported into the Colony of Vancouver Island and its dependencies; be it therefore enacted by the Governor by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly of Vancouver island and its dependencies as follows: …

A Bill To Incorporate the town of Nanaimo. Whereas, it is expedient to erect ...

A Bill To Incorporate the town of Nanaimo. Whereas, it is expedient to erect the village of Nanaimo into a town and to establish a Municipal Council therein; Be it therefore enacted by the Governor, on Her Majesty’s behalf, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly, as follows: …

A Bill To amend the Franchise Act, 1859. Whereas, it is expedient to amend th...

A Bill To amend the Franchise Act, 1859. Whereas, it is expedient to amend the Franchise Act 1859, Be it enacted by His Excellency the Governor, by and with advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly, as follows: …

A Bill To amend the Law relating to the Representation of Vancouver Island an...

A Bill To amend the Law relating to the Representation of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies. Whereas, it is expedient to amend the Law relating to the Representation of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies; …

A Bill To amend the Victoria Harbor Dues Act, 1862. Whereas, it is expedient ...

A Bill To amend the Victoria Harbor Dues Act, 1862. Whereas, it is expedient to amend the Victoria Harbor Dues Act, 1862, be it therefore enacted by the Governor, by and with advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly of Vancouver Island and its dependencies, as follows: …

A Bill To impose a tax of one half of one per centum upon all Real Estate wit...

A Bill To impose a tax of one half of one per centum upon all Real Estate within the City of Victoria, and for other purposes relating thereto. Whereas, it is expedient to raise, levy and collect a Tax of one half of one per centum on all Real Estate situated within the City of Victoria in order to provide Funds to meet the indebtedness of the City aforesaid; …

A Bill To impose a tax on Salaries, and for other purposes. Whereas, it is ex...

A Bill To impose a tax on Salaries, and for other purposes. Whereas, it is expedient to impose a Tax on all persons receiving Salaries. Be it therefore enacted by the Governor of the Colony of Vancouver Island and its dependencies, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly thereof as follows. …

A Bill entitled An Act to Establish Pilots for the Port of Victoria, and for ...

A Bill entitled An Act to Establish Pilots for the Port of Victoria, and for other purposes relating thereto. Whereas it is expedient to provide efficient Pilots for vessels entering or leaving the port of Victoria; and whereas it is expedient to make regulations relating thereto; …

A Bill entitled, an Act to amend “an Act to provide for the administration of...

A Bill entitled, an Act to amend “an Act to provide for the administration of oaths in the House of Assembly, and the production of evidence before committees of the same.” Whereas, it is desirable that provision be made to enable each and all of the members of the Executive Council, and of the Legislative Council, and of the House of Assembly, to take the same oath of allegiance, or make the same…

A Bill for The Regulation of the Harbours of Vancouver Island. Whereas it is ...

A Bill for The Regulation of the Harbours of Vancouver Island. Whereas it is necessary to make regulations for and to prevent the commission of nuisances in the Harbours of Vancouver Island; Be it enacted by the Governor on Her Majesty’s behalf, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and House of Assembly, as follows: …

A Bill to Amend the Law Relating to Bankruptcy and Insolvency in Vancouver Is...

A Bill to Amend the Law Relating to Bankruptcy and Insolvency in Vancouver Island and its Dependencies. Whereas, doubts have been entertained as to the application of the English Bankrupt and Insolvent Laws to this Colony. And whereas it is expedient to amend the Laws relating to Bankruptcy and Insolvency, and to declare the same Laws so amended to be applicable to this Colony.

A Bill to Amend the Law relating to Bankruptcy and Insolvency in Vancouver Is...

A Bill to Amend the Law relating to Bankruptcy and Insolvency in Vancouver Island and its Dependencies. Whereas, doubts have been entertained as to the application of the English Bankruptcy and Insolvent Laws to this Colony. And whereas it is expedient to amend the Laws relating to…

A Bill to Incorporate the Chamber of Commerce of Victoria, Vancouver Island. ...

A Bill to Incorporate the Chamber of Commerce of Victoria, Vancouver Island. Whereas, an Association of Merchants and others, resident in the City of Victoria, Vancouver Island, has been formed for the purposes of framing riles to be observed by its members for assimilating and rendering uniform the practice and business of merchants, for the speedy determination of disputes, …

A Bill to Regulate an Act entituled “The Victoria Incorporation Act, 1862.” W...

A Bill to Regulate an Act entituled “The Victoria Incorporation Act, 1862.” Whereas doubts have been thrown upon the validity of the By-laws, Ordinances, and Resolutions made and passed under and by virtue of the Victoria Incorporation Act, 1862: and whereas it is expedient that the inhabitants residing within …

A Bill to Restrain the Issue in certain cases of Writs of Capias ad responden...

A Bill to Restrain the Issue in certain cases of Writs of Capias ad respondendum and Ne exeat regno. Whereas it is expedient to put an end to vexatious arrests made under and by force of certain Writs of Capias ad respondendum and Ne exeat regno, issuable within the jurisdiction of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies, …

A Bill to render valid the Collection of Licenses and Assessments by the Mayo...

A Bill to render valid the Collection of Licenses and Assessments by the Mayor and Councillors of the City of Victoria. Whereas by the Twenty-fourth section of “The Victoria Incorporations Act 1862” it was enacted that “the Council may “subject as therein contained by a By-law passed and confirmed as “therein mentioned direct in what manner the funds required for the “Municipal purposes shall be raised.” …

A Bill. An Act to grant Jurisdiction to Justices of the Peace and Stipendiary...

A Bill. An Act to grant Jurisdiction to Justices of the Peace and Stipendiary Magistrates in Civil Cases. Whereas, it is expedient to establish local Courts for the collection of small debts in the districts of the Colony of Vancouver Island and its dependencies, and the authorize the stipendiary magistrate appointed to the act, …

A Bill. An Act to grant Jurisdiction to Justices of the Peace in Civil Cases....

A Bill. An Act to grant Jurisdiction to Justices of the Peace in Civil Cases. No Courts Except in Victoria. Whereas there are no courts for the collection of debt held in any district of this colony, except in Victoria city; …

A. Bunster, assignee of G. Balls v. W. Rowland and others

A. Bunster, assignee of G. Balls v. W. Rowland and others

Adams v. Eddy (3); Victoria; 1860.03

Adams v. Eddy (3); Victoria; 1860.03

Alges v. Gibbon (2); Victoria; 1863.06

Alges v. Gibbon (2); Victoria; 1863.06

Allan v. Nunn (3); Victoria; 1861.40

Allan v. Nunn (3); Victoria; 1861.40

Amendments To a Bill entitled “An Act to amend the Franchise Act, 1859.” The ...

Amendments To a Bill entitled “An Act to amend the Franchise Act, 1859.” The Title of the Bill to be as follows: A Bill entitled An Act to consolidate and amend the Laws affecting the Franchise and Representation in the Colony of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies …

An Act For obtaining a Declaration of Title. Whereas, it is expedient to enab...

An Act For obtaining a Declaration of Title. Whereas, it is expedient to enable persons having interest in land to obtain in certain cases a Judicial Declaration of their Title to the same, so as to enable them to make a Title to persons claiming under them as purchasers for a valuable consideration; …

An Act Respecting Ferries. Whereas it is expedient to authorise the Governor ...

An Act Respecting Ferries. Whereas it is expedient to authorise the Governor in Council to establish Ferries, and make regulations and the rate of Ferriage respecting the same, Be it therefore enacted by the Governor, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly of the Colony of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies, as follows: …

An Act Respecting the Registration of Births, Deaths and Marriages in Vancouv...

An Act Respecting the Registration of Births, Deaths and Marriages in Vancouver Island. Whereas, it is expedient that a Public Record should be kept, of all Marriages, Births and Deaths, in Vancouver Island. Therefore, the Governor, on behalf of Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly of Vancouver Island, enacts as follows: …

An Act Respecting the descent of Real Property. Whereas, it is expedient to m...

An Act Respecting the descent of Real Property. Whereas, it is expedient to make provision for the descent of the Real Property of Intestates. Be it therefore Enacted by the Governor, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislature and Assembly of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies as follows:- …

An Act To Amend the manner of taking the Verdict of a Jury in Civil Cases. Wh...

An Act To Amend the manner of taking the Verdict of a Jury in Civil Cases. Whereas, much delay and expense in the administration of Justice has been occasioned by the rule of law, that in the trial of a Civil Action, the Jury must be unanimous in their verdict, …

An Act To amend the Law as to Imprisonment for Debt. Whereas, persons about t...

An Act To amend the Law as to Imprisonment for Debt. Whereas, persons about to leave Vancouver Island and its Dependencies, are frequently arrested for debt for frivolous or vexatious reasons, and it is expedient that such a practice should be abolished; …

An Act To amend the Law of Partnership. Whereas, it is expedient to amend the...

An Act To amend the Law of Partnership. Whereas, it is expedient to amend the Law relating to Partnership. – Be it enacted by the Governor, on behalf of Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies, as follows: …

An Act To authorise the Governor of Vancouver Island to borrow the sum of Fif...

An Act To authorise the Governor of Vancouver Island to borrow the sum of Fifty Thousand Pounds on the security of the General Revenue of the said Colony. Preamble. Whereas it is expedient to raise by loan secured upon the General Revenue of the said Colony funds for the construction of Roads and other Public works …

An Act To authorise the Governor of Vancouver Island to borrow the sum of One...

An Act To authorise the Governor of Vancouver Island to borrow the sum of One Hundred Thousand Dollars on the security of the General Revenue of the said Colony. Whereas it is expedient to raise by loan, secured on the General Revenue of the said Colony, funds to meet the expenditure for the purchase and improvement of the Official Residence of the said Governor, and …
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