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Anno Vicesimo Octavo Et Vicesimo Nono Victoriæ Reginæ. No. IX. An Act to amend the Manner of taking the Verdict of a Jury in Civil Cases. [16th June, 1865. 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; …

[Coat of arms A] ANNO VICESIMO OCTAVO ET VICESIMO NONO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ. NO. IX. AN ACT TO AMEND THE MANNER OF TAKNG THE VERDICT OF A JURY IN CIVIL CASES. [16TH JUNE, 1865. Victoria, Vancouver Island: Printed by Authority of the Government by Harri...

Anno Vicesimo Octavo Et Vicesimo Nono Victoriæ Reginæ. No. V. An Act to Amend “The Land Registry Act, 1860.” [8th April, 1865. Whereas, it is necessary to amend “The Land Registry Act, 1860.”: be it therefore enacted by the Governor of the Colony of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies, …

[Coat of arms A] ANNO VICESIMO OCTAVO ET VICESIMO NONO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ. NO. V. AN ACT TO AMEND “THE LAND REGISTRY ACT, 1860.”. [8TH APRIL, 1865. Victoria, Vancouver Island: Printed by Authority of the Government by Harries and Company. 1865.

No. 22. An Ordinance for regulating the amount and application of the Fees to be taken in the Supreme Court of Civil Justice from suitors therein. [11th April, 1865.] Whereas, it is expedient to define the amount of Fees to be taken by the Officers of the Supreme Court of Civil Justice of British Columbia in all civil actions pending therein, …

BRITISH COLUMBIA. V. [coat of arms] R. NO. 22. AN ORDINANCE FOR REGULATING THE AMOUNT AND APPLICATION OF THE FEES TO BE TAKEN IN THE SUPREME COURT OF CIVIL JUSTICE FROM SUITORS THEREIN. [11th APRIL, 1865.]

Anno Vicesimo Octavo Et Vicesimo Nono Victoriæ Reginæ. No. VI. An Act respecting Common Schools. [15th May, 1865. Whereas, it is expedient that Provisions should be made for the Establishment, Maintenance and Management of Common Schools, in the Colony of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies: …

[Coat of arms A] ANNO VICESIMO OCTAVO ET VICESIMO NONO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ. NO. VI. AN ACT RESPECTING COMMON SCHOOLS. [15TH MAY, 1865. Victoria, Vancouver Island: Printed by Authority of the Government by Harries and Company. 1865.

No . 11. An Ordinance for the formation and regulation of Municipalities in British Columbia. [22nd March, 1865.] Whereas, the creation of Municipal Institutions would be productive of great local improvements in the several towns of the Colony, and it is expedient to promote the same; …

BRITISH COLUMBIA. V. [Coat of arms A] R. NO. 11. AN ORDINANCE FOR THE FORMATION AND REGULATION OF MUNICIPALITIES IN BRITISH COLUMBIA. [22ND MARCH, 1865.]

Anno Vicesimo Nono Victoriæ Reginæ. No. 12. An Ordinance to repeal the Ordinance for imposing a duty on Gold. [ 29th March, 1866. Whereas, it is expedient to repeal the “Gold Export Ordinance, 1865;” Be it enacted by the Governor of British Columbia, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, as follows: …

[Coat of arms] BRITISH COLUMBIA. ANNO VICESIMO NONO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ. NO. 12. AN ORDINANCE TO REPEAL THE ORDINANCE FOR IMPOSING A DUTY ON GOLD. [29TH MARCH, 1866. ... ASSENTED TO, IN HER MAJESTY’S NAME, THIS 29TH DAY OF MARCH, 1866, ARTHUR N. BIRCH...

No. 5. An Ordinance to encourage the construction of a line of Telegraph, connecting the Telegraphs of British Columbia with the Telegraph line of Russia, the United States and other Countries, and for other purposes. [21st February, 1865.] Whereas, Perry MacDonald Collins, a citizen of the United States of North America, has obtained from the Governments of Russia, and the United States, the right to make …

BRITISH COLUMBIA. V. [Coat of arms A] R. NO. 5. AN ORDINANCE TO ENCOURAGE THE CONSTRUCTION OF A LINE OF TELEGRAPH, CONNECTING TELEGRAPHS OF BRITISH COLUMBIA WITH THE TELEGRAPH LINES OF RUSSIA, THE UNITED STATES AND OTHER COUNTRIES, AND FOR OTHER P...

Anno Vicesimo Octavo et Vicesimo Nono Victoriæ Reginæ. No. III. An Act respecting Barristers and Attorneys at Law. [30th January, 1865. Whereas by an Order of the Queen’s Most Excellent Majesty in Council bearing Date the Fourth Day of April, 1856, a Supreme Court of Civil Justice of the Colony of Vancouver Island was constituted, …

[Coat of arms A] ANNO VICESIMO OCTAVO ET VICESIMO NONO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ. NO. III. AN ACT RESPECTING BARRISTERS AND ATTORNEYS AT LAW. [30TH JANUARY, 1865. Victoria, Vancouver Island: Printed by Authority of the Government by Harries and Company. 1865.

Vancouver Island/ Comparative statement of the estimated expenditure of Vancouver Island for the year 1864, and the actual expenditure of the year, as taken from the accounts made up from 1st January to 31st December, 1864. ...

VANCOUVER ISLAND. COMPARATIVE STATEMENT OF THE ESTIMATED EXPENDITURE OF VANCOUVER ISLAND FOR THE YEAR 1864, AND THE ACTUAL EXPENDITURE OF THE YEAR, AS TAKEN FROM THE ACCOUNTS MADE UP FROM 1ST JANUARY TO 31ST DECEMBER, 1864. ... (SIGNED) ROBERT KER...

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 PROVIDE FOR TAKING THE CENSUS OF THE COLONY AND FOR OBTAINING OTHER STATISTICAL INFORMATION.Includes questions to be asked.

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 AND STIPENDIARY MAGISTRATES IN CIVIL CASES. ... 252. THIS ACT MAY BE CITED AS THE VANCOUVER ISLAND DISTRICT COURT ACT 1864 .... [foot of page 38].

Anno Vicesimo Spetimo Et Vicesimo Nono Victoriæ Reginæ. No. I. An Act to provide for the Election of a Mayor and Councillors for the City of Victoria on the 8th day of November, A. D., 1864. [5th November, 1864. Whereas, by the Provisional Act for the Election of Mayor and Councillors, 1863, provision was made for the Election of a Mayor and Councillors for the City of Victoria at the Expiration of the Period …

[Coat of arms A] ANNO VICESIMO SEPTIMO ET VICESIMO NONO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ. NO. I. AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE ELECTION OF A MAYOR AND COUNCILLORS FOR THE CITY OF VICTORIA ON THE 8TH DAY OF NOVEMBER, A.D., 1864. [5TH NOVEMBER, 1864. Victoria, Vancouver...

Anno Vicesimo Spetimo Et Vicesimo Nono Victoriæ Reginæ. No. II. An Act to appropriate the Sum of Twelve Hundred Pounds Sterling Per Annum from the General Revenue of the Colony for the Salary of a Chief Justice. [5th December, 1864. Whereas, it is expedient that a Common Law Barrister now practising at the Bar in England shall be appointed to the Office of Chief Justice of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies; …

[Coat of arms A] ANNO VICESIMO SEPTIMO ET VICESIMO NONO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ. NO. II. AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE THE SUM OF TWELVE HUNDRED POUNDS STERLING PER ANNUM FROM THE GENERAL REVENUE OF THE COLONY FOR THE SALARY OF A CHIEF JUSTICE. [5TH DECEMBER, 186...

Anno Vicesimo Spetimo Et Vicesimo Octavo Victoriæ Reginæ. No. XVIII. An Act to authorise the Harewood Railway Company (Limited) to make a railway from Departure Bay, Nanaimo District, to the Harewood Coal Fields in Mountain District, Vancouver island. [7th July, 1864. Whereas the Harewood Railroad Company (Limited) was duly Registered on the Ninth Day of April, 1864, and …

[Coat of arms A] ANNO VICESIMO SEPTIMO ET VICESIMO OCTAVO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ. NO. XVIII. AN ACT TO AUTHORISE THE HAREWOOD RAILWAY COMPANY (LIMITED) TO MAKE A RAILWAYSFROM DEPARTURE BAY, NANAIMO DISTRICT, TO THE HAREWOOD COAL FIELDS IN MOUNTAIN DISTRI...

Anno Vicesimo Spetimo Et Vicesimo Octavo Victoriæ Reginæ. No. XIX. An Act to incorporate the Israelite Congregation named “The Emanuel, of Victoria, Vancouver Island Whereas a Congregation of Israelites of the City of Victoria being desirous of fulfilling the Ordinances of their Religion, have formed themselves into a Congregation under the style of “The Emanuel, of Victoria, Vancouver Island,” …

[coat of arms] ANNO VICESIMO SEPTIMO ET VICESIMO OCTAVO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ . NO. XIX. AN ACT TO INCORPORATE THE ISRAELITE CONGREGATION NAMED “THE EMANUEL OF VICTORIA, VANCOUVER ISLAND.” WHEREAS, A CONGREGATION OF ISRAELITES OF THE CITY OF VICTORIA BE...

Anno Vicesimo Spetimo Et Vicesimo Octavo Victoriæ Reginæ. No. XVII. An Act to alter and amend “The Fireman’s Protection Act, 1861.” [7th July, 1864. Whereas it is expedient to alter and amend “The Fireman’s Protection Act, 1861” : Be it therefore enacted by the Governor of Her Majesty’s Behalf by and with the Consent of the Legislative Council and Assembly of Vancouver island and its Dependencies, as follows: …

[Coat of arms A] ANNO VICESIMO SEPTIMO ET VICESIMO OCTAVO VICTORLÆ REGINÆ. No. XVII. AN ACT TO ALTER AND AMEND “THE FIREMAN’S PROTECTION ACT, 1861.” [7TH JULY, 1864. Victoria, Vancouver Island: Printed By Authority Of The Government By Harries And...

An Act to Incorporate the Israelite Congregation named “The Emanuel, of Victoria, Vancouver Island.” Whereas, a Congregation of Israelites of the City of Victoria being desirous of fulfilling the ordinances of their religion have formed themselves into a congregation under the style of the Emanuel of Victoria, Vancouver Island, and have established certain rules …

AN ACT TO INCORPORATE THE ISRAELITE CONGREGATION NAMED “THE EMANUEL, OF VICTORIA, VANCOUVER ISLAND.” WHEREAS, A CONGREGATION OF ISRAELITES OF THE CITY OF VICTORIA BEING DESIROUS OF FULFILLING THE ORDINANCES OF THEIR RELIGION HAVE FORMED THEMSELVES...

Anno Vicesimo Spetimo Et Vicesimo Octavo Victoriæ Reginæ. No. XI. An Act to prevent the unauthorized Issue of Bank Notes and paper Currency. [7th July, 1864 Whereas it is expedient to prevent the Issuing of Bank Notes within the Colony of Vancouver Island, by any Person or Association of Persons, unauthorized by Royal Charter, or by An Act of Legislature of the said Colony, or by this Act: …

[Coat of arms A] ANNO VICESIMO SEPTIMO ET VICESIMO OCTAVO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ. NO. XI. AN ACT TO PREVENT THE UNAUTHORIZED ISSUE OF BANK NOTES AND PAPER CURRENCY. [7TH JULY, 1864. Victoria, Vancouver Island: Printed by Authority of the Government by Ha...

Anno Vicesimo Spetimo Et Vicesimo Octavo Victoriæ Reginæ. No. XVI. An Act for the Regulation of Electric Telegraphs within the Colony of Vancouver Island, and to secure Secrecy and Fidelity in the Transmission of Telegraphic Messages. [7th July, 1864. Whereas Telegraph Lines are about to be constructed, and telegraph Offices established within the Colony of Vancouver Island, and whereas it is expedient …

[Coat of arms A] ANNO VICESIMO SEPTIMO ET VICESIMO OCTAVO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ. NO. XVI. AN ACT FOR THE REGULATION OF ELECTRIC TELEGRAPHS WITHIN THE COLONY OF VANCOUVER ISLAND, AND TO SECURE THE SECRECY AND FIDELITY IN THE TRANSMISSION OF TELEGRAPHIC M...

Anno Vicesimo Spetimo Et Vicesimo Octavo Victoriæ Reginæ. No. X. An Act to repeal the “Vancouver Island Stamp Act, 1862” be it therefore enacted by the Governor of 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. …

[Coat of arms A] ANNO VICESIMO SEPTIMO ET VICESIMO OCTAVO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ. NO. X. AN ACT TO REPEAL THE “VANCOUVER ISLAND STAMP ACT, 1862.” [7TH JULY, 1864. Victoria, Vancouver Island: Printed by Authority of the Government by Harries and Company. ...

An Act to provide for the retirement of David Cameron, Chief Justice of the Colony of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies. Whereas, it is expedient to make provision for a certain annul sum to be paid, in case of the resignation by David Cameron of the office of Chief Justice of the Colony of Vancouver Island and its Dependencies; …

V. [Coat of arms B.2] R. AN ACT TO PROVIDE FOR THE RETIREMENT OF DAVID CAMERON, CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE COLONY OF VANCOUVER ISLAND AND ITS DEPENDENCIES. ... RECEIVED MY ASSENT THIS 11TH DAY OF MARCH, A.D., 1864. JAMES DOUGLAS, GOVERNOR.Chief Justice’...

Anno Vicesimo Spetimo Et Vicesimo Octavo Victoriæ Reginæ. No. VIII. An Act to enable the Governor to pay out of the General Revenue Six Thousand Dollars for Civic Purposes. [8th June, 1864. Whereas, it is expedient that the Governor shall be empowered to order that the Sum of Six Thousand Dollars shall be paid out of the General Revenue of the Colony to the Mayor and Council of the City of Victoria for Civic Purposes: …

[Coat of arms A] ANNO VICESIMO SEPTIMO ET VICESIMO OCTAVO VICTORIÆ REGINÆ. NO. VIII. AN ACT TO ENABLE THE GOVERNOR TO PAY OUT OF THE GENERAL REVENUE SIX THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR CIVIC PURPOSES. [8TH JUNE, 1864. ... RECEIVED MY ASSENT THIS 8TH DAY OF J...

No. 10. An Ordinance to facilitate the formation of Mining Joint Stock Companies. [4th May, 1864.] Whereas it is expedient to facilitate the formation of Mining Joint Stock Companies in the Colony of British Columbia; Be it enacted by the Governor of British Columbia, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Council thereof, as follows: …

BRITISH COLUMBIA. V. [Coat of arms A] R. NO. 10. AN ORDINANCE TO FACILITATE THE FORMATION OF MINING JOINT STOCK COMPANIES. [4TH MAY, 1864.] ... ASSENTED TO, IN HER MAJESTY’S NAME, THIS FOURTH DAY OF MAY, 1864. FREDERICK SEYMOUR, GOVERNOR.

No. 9. An Ordinance to encourage the construction of a Telegraph Line, connecting British Columbia with the telegraph lines of the United States, and for other purposes. [10th March, 1864.] Whereas, the California State Telegraph Company, a Company duly incorporated pursuant to the laws of the State of California, one of the United States of America, …

BRITISH COLUMBIA. V. [Coat of arms A] NO. 9. AN ORDINANCE TO ENCOURAGE THE CONSTRUCTION OF A TELEGRAPH LINE, CONNECTING BRITISH COLUMBIA WITH THE TELEGRAPH LINES OF THE UNITED STATES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES. [10TH MARCH, 1864.]First Telegraph Act.

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